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Content posted in September 2003
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Management Buyouts Blossom
News Analysis  | 
9/30/2003  |  2 comments
A string of new component startups includes Headwall (ex-Agilent) and ANDevices & InPhenix (out of Axon)
VPN/Firewall Vendors Look to Wireless
News Analysis  | 
9/30/2003  |  Post a comment
As wireless carriers spend more on infrastructure, VPN/firewall vendors will likely benefit
Extreme Ships Wireless LAN Kit
News Analysis  | 
9/30/2003  |  Post a comment
As predicted, Extreme has started to ship its first WLAN switch boxes and access points
Marconi Scores $9M Gov't Win
News Analysis  | 
9/30/2003  |  11 comments
Marconi's big multiservice switch attracts business from another government agency
Was GIG-BE Process Flawed?
News Analysis  | 
9/30/2003  |  24 comments
Legislators are questioning whether DISA's selection process had sufficient government involvement
Tahoe Tumbles On
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
9/30/2003  |  Post a comment
Rumor mill in full flood as VC keeps the faith
Extreme Ships WLAN Kit
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
9/30/2003  |  Post a comment
As predicted, Extreme has started to ship its first WLAN switch boxes and access points
AMCC Switches On IBM's Fabric
News Analysis  | 
9/29/2003  |  2 comments
AMCC is acquiring the PowerPRS switch fabric from IBM after a homegrown design didn't pan out
Colubris's Pay Phone Power Play
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
9/29/2003  |  Post a comment
Colubris works with ADC to develop a combined DSL/WLAN box that can be powered over existing copper wires
Alcatel Redraws Router Strategy
News Analysis  | 
9/29/2003  |  121 comments
The company says it will drop the 7770 OBX core router product and combine its features with TiMetra products
Verizon Catches Data Wave
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
9/29/2003  |  Post a comment
Launches high-speed data service for mobile workers in San Diego and Washington DC
Headcount: For the Masses
News Analysis  | 
9/29/2003  |  1 comment
Mass layoffs continue, Hatteras can't keep a CEO, LightCross loses its COO, and Lucent tries to calm pensioners
AT&T Gets Hip to Switched Ethernet
News Analysis  | 
9/29/2003  |  6 comments
AT&T is markedly aggressive in its metro Ethernet service rollout. The race with ILECs is on!
Motorola Locks Down Chips
News Analysis  | 
9/29/2003  |  Post a comment
A new group of the company's PowerQuicc chips become the latest processors to add encryption
Voodoo's Hotspot DoubleUp
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
9/29/2003  |  Post a comment
Wireless giant to adopt partnership approach to hotspot rollout
Core Blimey!
News Analysis  | 
9/26/2003  |  31 comments
One in five carriers don't know Juniper makes core routers -- and three out of four haven't heard of Avici
Lucent Retirees Get the Schacht
News Analysis  | 
9/26/2003  |  6 comments
Board member and ex-CEO Henry Schacht hits the road to confront 'enraged' oldies over benefit cuts. Pardon?
Kineto: No QOS Required?
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
9/26/2003  |  Post a comment
Startup bucks conventional wisdom about how voice-over-WLAN should work
E2O Goes for 4-Gig
News Analysis  | 
9/26/2003  |  5 comments
Transceiver vendor is joining the 4-Gig transceiver party for storage area networks
Ethernet Differences Revealed in Poll
News Analysis  | 
9/26/2003  |  5 comments
Ethernet-to-the-home is hot in the Asia/Pacific and a complete dead duck in North America, says LR poll
Asking the Right Question
Column  | 
9/26/2003  |  7 comments
Asking the Right Question – Peter Heywood
Security Boxes Look to Ban Spam
News Analysis  | 
9/26/2003  |  1 comment
Spam-fighting is a growing opportunity, and many security applicance vendors are so positioning their products
ProQuent Strikes Back
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
9/26/2003  |  1 comment
CEO serves up two customers as evidence of life but can't reveal names
KT 's Got an Earnings Success Story
News Analysis  | 
9/26/2003  |  Post a comment
North American carriers might look East for models of success: South Korean carrier KT is making bacon
NEC Gears Up for WLANs
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
9/25/2003  |  Post a comment
Japanese giant will introduce 'voice and data' WLAN products for business customers next month
Pirelli Returns
News Analysis  | 
9/25/2003  |  Post a comment
Its lab division, working on photonic crystals, debuts at ECOC with tunable lasers and promise of a tunable OADM
MPLS Migration Gets a Voice
News Analysis  | 
9/25/2003  |  2 comments
MPLS/Frame Relay Alliance plan will help carriers migrate compressed voice traffic to an MPLS backbone
ArrayComm Switches Heads
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
9/25/2003  |  Post a comment
Granddaddy of wireless industry to stick around, despite handing over reins
Ciena Links Up With Luminous
News Analysis  | 
9/25/2003  |  29 comments
As anticipated, Ciena's glommed onto the RPR startup to round out its multiservice portfolio
Tellabs Unveils Vivace Sibling
News Analysis  | 
9/25/2003  |  9 comments
Announces home-grown platform that will work with its Vivace switch in converged IP/MPLS backbones
Bookham Buys Some More
News Analysis  | 
9/25/2003  |  7 comments
Shopaholic Bookham snaps up its second company this week -- Ignis Optics, a maker of datacom modules
Salira Gets Another China Deal
News Analysis  | 
9/25/2003  |  5 comments
Ethernet PON vendor Salira has scored a multiyear project with a cable provider in China
Cisco's Big Bash
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes  | 
9/25/2003  |  Post a comment
Our 2003 Telecom Equipment Market Perception Study gives Cisco-haters more reasons to fulminate
High-Speed CDMA Rocks Korea
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
9/24/2003  |  5 comments
The 3G flavor of CDMA now has a name, thanks to SK Telecom, and it's a hot one
Cisco Winning Market Perception War
News Analysis  | 
9/24/2003  |  21 comments
A huge, ground-breaking survey by Heavy Reading shows that Cisco has won the hearts & minds of carriers
PetaSwitch Kicks the Bucket
News Analysis  | 
9/24/2003  |  1 comment
The struggling switch-fabric vendor will call it quits at the end of September
Lucent Settlement Gets Preliminary Nod
News Analysis  | 
9/24/2003  |  Post a comment
Lucent's got initial approval of its previously announced plan to settle shareowner and related litigation
Cisco Goes Buyback Happy
News Analysis  | 
9/24/2003  |  6 comments
Cisco's board gives the green light to gobble up another $7B in shares... Is it the best use of cash?
Lehman Sees Upswing
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
9/24/2003  |  Post a comment
Steve Levy gives wireline a bump on reports of 'slightly' better news from the wireless sector
Old Europe Steams Ahead
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
9/24/2003  |  1 comment
Hold on to the handrail, folks. This train's fast to Hotspot Central!
Lehman: Telecom Downturn Is Over
News Analysis  | 
9/24/2003  |  10 comments
Steve Levy says telecom's headed for better days, and he's upgraded the entire wireline equipment sector
The Wireless King Kong
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
9/24/2003  |  Post a comment
The managing director of Europe’s largest operator slaps down third-party content providers
Survey: Carriers Plan More Optical
News Analysis  | 
9/24/2003  |  6 comments
A KMI survey of 141 carriers shows spending patterns could increase next year
Inplane Breaks Out Passives
News Analysis  | 
9/23/2003  |  Post a comment
The amplifier startup is considering making a side business out of its planar passive components
Verizon Blames Everyone
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
9/23/2003  |  Post a comment
The FCC, the unions, the economy... even the weather appears to be at fault for reduced profit estimates
Filtronic Reaches First Base
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
9/23/2003  |  1 comment
Possible Siemens deal gives subsystem vendor foothold in base-station battle
Tellium Landlord Up In Arms
News Analysis  | 
9/23/2003  |  1 comment
Could a dispute with a New Jersey real estate company stymie the merger between Tellium and Zhone?
Verizon Cuts Outlook, Blames Everyone
News Analysis  | 
9/23/2003  |  1 comment
The FCC, the unions, the economy... even the weather appears to be at fault for reduced profit estimates
SureWest Picks Allied Telesyn Gear
News Analysis  | 
9/23/2003  |  Post a comment
SureWest Communications will buy 5,000 gateways from the access vendor for FTTH rollout
Level 3: Lower Q3 Revenues
News Analysis  | 
9/22/2003  |  4 comments
How much better could things be getting if revenues are still falling?
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