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Xelerated Touts 40-Gig Toolbox
News Analysis | 1/17/2002

Sweden's Xelerated delivers the first part of its 40-Gbit/s network processor package: the development tools

Two-Gig Fibre Channel: Party of One?
News Analysis | 1/17/2002

Despite the hype, in the world's first test of 2-Gbit/s FC switches, only QLogic produced the goods

KaiLight Claims Converter Advance
OFC/NFOEC News Analysis | 1/16/2002

Israeli startup plans demo of 'first 10-Gbit/s all-optical wavelength converter' at OFC

Court Smiles on Cable Broadband
News Analysis | 1/16/2002

The US Supreme Court ruling keeps broadband cable regulation in the hands of the FCC

Report: Who's Ready for Rebound?
News Analysis | 1/16/2002

Who'll catch the next wave of spending? The Optical Oracle identifies who's ready -- and who's not

Metro-Optix Drafts New CEO
News Analysis | 1/16/2002

Telecom veteran Dave Orr to replace Arun Bellary as Metro-Optix's president and CEO

Telseon: Profitable in 2003?
News Analysis | 1/16/2002

Telseon secures $20 million in funding and says it expects to break even in 2002

Looking Glass Breaks Through
News Analysis | 1/15/2002

Despite the risks, this defiant startup says 20 customers and a solid business plan proves it's on the right track

Juniper Meets Lowered Expectations
News Analysis | 1/15/2002

Juniper's short-term outlook is still ugly, but management sees a rosy future -- UPDATED 7:30 PM

All-Optical Smackdown in Secaucus
News Analysis | 1/15/2002

All-optical networking was supposed to revolutionize telecom, but when will the promise be fulfilled?

Corning Outlook Still Grim
News Analysis | 1/15/2002

The company's got a fresh range of charges coming, and guidance goes down

Carrier Swaps in ADVA
News Analysis | 1/15/2002

GigX, a Houston-based carrier's carrier, picks ADVA for strategic wavelength services -- and unpicks Sorrento

Telica: It's the Customers, Stupid!
News Analysis | 1/14/2002

What's the impetus behind Telica landing $60 million in third-round funding? People that buy the stuff

Trillium Tacks On $29 Million
News Analysis | 1/14/2002

Startup says all-optical amp will be designed to lower both operational and capital costs

Investors Fire Up Lamina Ceramics
News Analysis | 1/14/2002

Sarnoff spinout Lamina Ceramics secures $12 million for its ceramic-on-metal optoelectronics packaging process

Innovance CEO: Layoff Was a Tuneup
News Analysis | 1/14/2002

The head of a well backed long-haul startup says last week's 7 percent layoff was unrelated to financing plans

Unisphere Launches Faster ASIC
News Analysis | 1/14/2002

Unisphere emphasizes its dedication to edge routing by introducing a speedier chip

When the CEO Hits the Road
News Analysis | 1/11/2002

For big companies buying promising startups, keeping the top execs can be a gamble

Finisar Woos Wall Street
News Analysis | 1/11/2002

Shares up on Needham upgrade, one week after CSFB’s blessing, as FNSR rally gains momentum

OptiMight: Check's in the Mail
News Analysis | 1/11/2002

OptiMight is still trying to clear matters with creditors while paving the way for new funding

CDMA Handsets Line Up Ahead of GSM at the Start of the Race
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/11/2002

Could it be time for -- 3G?

Juniper Creates COO Position
News Analysis | 1/10/2002

Juniper is set to announce Lloyd Carney as new chief operating officer UPDATED 4:50 PM

Execs Bag More Lucent Loot
News Analysis | 1/10/2002

With the hiring of a new CEO, top Lucent execs are guaranteed millions of dollars in bonuses

DenseLight Goes to the Quantum Well
News Analysis | 1/10/2002

A cool components startup has popped up in Singapore with 3 shipping products, 100 staff, and its own fab plant

Is Procket Heading Toward the Edge?
News Analysis | 1/10/2002

The hot, young startup is already going through growing pains. Is Procket respinning its strategy?

Another Surge for Waveguides?
News Analysis | 1/10/2002

Report says planar waveguide circuits will show 40 percent growth rates through 2006

Cisco's See-Saw Day
News Analysis | 1/9/2002

Cisco's CEO talks about market-share and acquisitions. But who'll they buy, and where's the next growth?

Cypress Improves Its Line Card Lineup
News Analysis | 1/9/2002

Its $25 million purchase of Silicon Packets gets it closer to being a one stop shop for line card chips

Cisco's Appetite for Startups Shifts
News Analysis | 1/9/2002

Cisco's getting more judicious about acquisitions, says CEO Chambers. What's changed?

Startup Endgame Still a Puzzle
News Analysis | 1/9/2002

Despite the market perking up a bit, experts expect only a few IPOs and cheap acquisitions in 2002

Lucent Stands Pat
Column | 1/9/2002

Lucent Stands Pat
– R. Scott Raynovich

Tellium Looks to Make Its Marks
News Analysis | 1/8/2002

Well... Euros, anyway. The optical switch maker looks close to a deal with Deutsche Telekom

10-Gig Processors Shape Up
News Analysis | 1/8/2002

EZChip and Fast-Chip deliver 10-gigabit network processor designs to foundries

NetScreen Casts a Wide Net
News Analysis | 1/8/2002

NetScreen's new products take security to a new level, tackling both the service provider and enterprise market

Lucent's Next Leader
News Analysis | 1/7/2002

Meet the new boss: Patricia Russo, an ex-Lucent exec who left under the reign of Rich McGinn, returns

Panditi Goes Soft
News Analysis | 1/7/2002

Former Avici CEO, Panditi heads for what he hopes is another IPO as CEO of softswitch maker Convergent

Agilent Boosts Ethernet-Over-Sonet
News Analysis | 1/7/2002

Joins PMC-Sierra in unveiling Ethernet-over-Sonet mapper chips

Corning's Plant Restarts: A False Spring?
News Analysis | 1/7/2002

Corning's reopening of two fiber production facilities doesn't mean the fiber glut is over -- UPDATED 4:30 PM

PhotonEx Axes Staff
News Analysis | 1/7/2002

Startup cuts jobs in order to eke out cash reserves through 2002

Riverstone Announces Biggest Win Yet
News Analysis | 1/7/2002

Riverstone scores another huge deal in Asia, but where are the U.S. wins?

Lucent's Startup Garage Sale
News Analysis | 1/4/2002

A portfolio of 27 companies goes for about $100 million. Experts call Lucent's sale of internal VC group 'unique'

Sagawa Calls a Bottom
News Analysis | 1/4/2002

Analyst Paul Sagawa sees light at the end of the capital spending tunnel

Finisar Leaps on Upgrade
News Analysis | 1/4/2002

Finisar is one of the leading gainers as Wall Street optimism grows

McLeodUSA on the Brink
News Analysis | 1/3/2002

Bondholders and investors face off as McLeod misses an interest payment and inches toward bankruptcy

Cogent's Reverse Prognosis
News Analysis | 1/3/2002

The reverse IPO planned by Cogent with Allied Riser is imminent. Can the new entity beat the clock?

OptiMight Reaches for New Funding
News Analysis | 1/3/2002

OptiMight says it's lining up a big round of venture capital. But its creditors may have the last word

2001 Top Ten: Personnel Moves
News Analysis | 1/2/2002

Executives jumped around a lot in 2001. Here's a recap of the most important moves for the year

Nortel Buys: Reaping the Whirlwind?
News Analysis | 1/2/2002

The companies earmarked in this year's largest goodwill writedowns were the ones Nortel bet biggest on

Lucent Execs Get Richer
News Analysis | 1/2/2002

Lucent executives -- even those forced out -- are arguably the richest in the business

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