& cplSiteName &
News & Views
Content posted in January 2002
Page 1 / 2   >   >>
JDSU in EDFA Recall
News Analysis  | 
1/31/2002  |  38 comments
Marconi had to recall 'hundreds' of amplifiers last year after a JDSU component failed
Carrier Pile-Up Claims McLeodUSA
News Analysis  | 
1/31/2002  |  2 comments
McLeodUSA's bankruptcy and reorganization adds to the mounting carrier financial madness
Global Crossing: Telecom's Enron?
News Analysis  | 
1/31/2002  |  36 comments
Shareholders and creditors -- including Alcatel, Cisco, Lucent, Nortel, and Juniper -- are left holding the bag
Tauzin-Dingell Clan Holds Pep Rally
News Analysis  | 
1/31/2002  |  6 comments
Supporters of controversial telecom legislation take over Comnet panel, feeling confident of a victory
A New Chapter For Cable
News Analysis  | 
1/31/2002  |  26 comments
Big changes are happening in the cable industry, big bucks are being spent on routers
Corvis Dorsal Deal: A Huber Spin-In?
News Analysis  | 
1/30/2002  |  36 comments
Was Corvis Chairman David Huber leaping in to save Dorsal, another company he chaired?
Siemens ICN Chief Takes Leave
News Analysis  | 
1/30/2002  |  13 comments
Siemens ICN CEO Mark Floyd is leaving, in the wake of poor financials, less than six months after he started
IDC: Telco Data Boom Underway
News Analysis  | 
1/30/2002  |  10 comments
Wireless and data access services are fueling worldwide telecommunications growth, says IDC report
Sizing Up Xenpak
News Analysis  | 
1/30/2002  |  9 comments
The jury's still out on the multisource agreement for 10-gig Ethernet transceivers
We Could Be Heroes
Column  | 
1/30/2002  |  6 comments
We Could Be Heroes – R. Scott Raynovich
VCs Still See the Light
News Analysis  | 
1/30/2002  |  4 comments
VCs remain committed to optical, but startups are being put through more paces before the checks are mailed
Turin Trolls In $50M
News Analysis  | 
1/30/2002  |  5 comments
Multiservice switching startup raises $50M in funding and says there's more on the way
Lucent's LambdaUnite Busts Out
News Analysis  | 
1/29/2002  |  11 comments
Lucent leads debut of LambdaUnite switch with news of Deutsche Telekom adoption -- and a few new details
Cisco Beefs Up Ethernet Switching
News Analysis  | 
1/29/2002  |  1 comment
Cisco adds integrated Layer 3 functionality to its mid-range Ethernet switch and ups the ante on the competition
Why Intel Loves Teja
News Analysis  | 
1/29/2002  |  4 comments
Software startup says it can make programming (Intel's) network processors a lot easier
Verizon CEO: Blame the Government
News Analysis  | 
1/29/2002  |  4 comments
Verizon CEO takes digs at regulators and equipment vendors, but offers hope for spending on next-gen gear
Qwest Keeps Cutting
News Analysis  | 
1/29/2002  |  6 comments
CEO Joe Nacchio says ongoing economic woes are to blame for reduced guidance and capex, possible asset sales
Corrigent Comes Out
News Analysis  | 
1/29/2002  |  6 comments
Startup emerges from stealth mode to demo its 10-Gbit/s Ethernet-over-RPR solution at the Comnet tradeshow
Chorum Tries Another Size
News Analysis  | 
1/29/2002  |  5 comments
The startup fine-tunes its staffing after shrinking to nearly half its former size
Xanoptix Lands Cash, Launches Product
News Analysis  | 
1/28/2002  |  16 comments
A new wad of funding will help the startup round out its line of high-density transceivers
Global Crossing Falls Overboard
News Analysis  | 
1/28/2002  |  8 comments
International carrier files Chapter 11, leaving bondholders and banks with a slice, while shareholders get zip
Nortel's Optical Ethernet Blitz
News Analysis  | 
1/28/2002  |  4 comments
What does Nortel see as the key to reducing carrier costs? Ethernet metro networks UPDATED 1/28 2:45 PM
Unisphere Cutting the Edge
News Analysis  | 
1/28/2002  |  13 comments
The MRX targets carriers wanting to upgrade and consolidate IP and ATM infrastructures
Terago Springs a Surprise
News Analysis  | 
1/28/2002  |  6 comments
Startup might be the first to actually ship a 10-gig network processor
Washed Out in the Valley
News Analysis  | 
1/25/2002  |  46 comments
Caspian's search for funding at a rock-bottom valuation draws attention to a VC trend: the washout round
LightLogic Bulks Up Under Intel
News Analysis  | 
1/25/2002  |  2 comments
One of Intel's optical components acquisitions loses two execs but doubles in size
UK Carriers' Shares Slump
News Analysis  | 
1/25/2002  |  2 comments
Profit warnings from two bandwidth barons have led their shareprices to tumble by as much as 65 percent
Lucent Lights Up LambdaUnite
News Analysis  | 
1/24/2002  |  25 comments
Lucent will announce the LambdaUnite optical switch next week. How big is the threat to Ciena?
RPR Moves Forward
News Analysis  | 
1/24/2002  |  21 comments
Cisco and Nortel's proposal for Resilient Packet Ring has passed UPDATED 1/24 3:25 PM
Agere's Musical Chairs
News Analysis  | 
1/24/2002  |  6 comments
Deep-reaching reorganization will leave virtually no employee at the company untouched
Turin Turns Up
News Analysis  | 
1/24/2002  |  51 comments
Says its multiservice provisioning platform doesn't cut corners on Sonet or gigabit Ethernet UPDATED 1 PM
Ka-Ching for Catena Networks
News Analysis  | 
1/24/2002  |  17 comments
DSL Startup raises $75M for a bigger, badder access box that combines POTS services with broadband access
RAD Homes in on Multiservice CPE
News Analysis  | 
1/24/2002  |  13 comments
RAD Data Comm's latest announcement highlights CPE-based solutions for multiservice telecom delivery UPDATED 1/24 4 PM
Big Bear Hugs $40M
News Analysis  | 
1/23/2002  |  2 comments
Startup aims to build 10- and 40-Gbit/s optical modules that use signal processing to clean up distorted signals
Startup Squeeze Prevails at SuperNet
News Analysis  | 
1/23/2002  |  Post a comment
Startups seeking a carrier customer have the odds stacked against them, say keynoters
Can Lucent Make It?
News Analysis  | 
1/22/2002  |  11 comments
All eyes are on the next quarter, as Lucent insists it's still on track for profitability this year
AMCC Raises Eyebrows
News Analysis  | 
1/22/2002  |  2 comments
It says its latest chip set could be used to make genuine terabit routers. Could it really?
Alcatel Acquires Astral Point -- Cheap
News Analysis  | 
1/22/2002  |  104 comments
By biding its time, Alcatel has got a foothold in the Sonet metro market for a mere $135 million
Procket Recruits Cisco Connection
News Analysis  | 
1/22/2002  |  7 comments
Procket mulls giving former Cisco VP Bill Conlon a board seat as its restructuring continues
Sycamore Spiffs Up Its Switch
News Analysis  | 
1/22/2002  |  14 comments
Improvements to its SN16000 look a little ho-hum, but they might hit the spot with carriers
Dark Horse Enters MEMS Market
News Analysis  | 
1/22/2002  |  17 comments
Megasense says it can cut the cost of optical components by "more than an order of magnitude"
Has GiantLoop Done a Loop?
News Analysis  | 
1/21/2002  |  5 comments
The service provider denies any change of direction, but its messages seem decidedly different
Mysticom Shifts Strategy
News Analysis  | 
1/21/2002  |  Post a comment
Startup moves to making high-performance Ethernet chips rather than simply designing them
Silicon Access Launches Billing Chip
News Analysis  | 
1/21/2002  |  9 comments
Its iFlow Accountant co-processor could help carriers generate bigger profits from their bandwidth
Laurel Moves to Phase Three
News Analysis  | 
1/21/2002  |  2 comments
Announces service provisioning software for its multiservice edge router
Optical Survivors
Column  | 
1/21/2002  |  9 comments
Optical Survivors – John Dexheimer, Lightwave Advisors
Scientists 'Stop' Light in a Solid
News Analysis  | 
1/18/2002  |  6 comments
Brings technology a little closer to making optical routers a practical proposition
Cisco's China Syndrome
News Analysis  | 
1/18/2002  |  26 comments
Cisco lands deals with Hangzhou Netcom and China Telecom, but competition for business in China is cutthroat
Hyperchip Lands $43M in Financing
News Analysis  | 
1/18/2002  |  79 comments
Canadian core router company raises $12M in venture captial and $31M debt to bring its product to market
Nortel: Still Shrinking
News Analysis  | 
1/17/2002  |  43 comments
After its business fell 38% in 2001, Nortel expects at least one more quarter of declining revenue
Page 1 / 2   >   >>

Featured Video
Upcoming Live Events
March 16-18, 2020, Embassy Suites, Denver, Colorado
April 20, 2020, Las Vegas Convention Center
May 18-20, 2020, Irving Convention Center, Dallas, TX
May 18, 2020, Hackberry Creek Country Club, Irving, Texas
September 15-16, 2020, The Westin Westminster, Denver
All Upcoming Live Events
Upcoming Webinars
Webinar Archive
Partner Perspectives - content from our sponsors
Challenges & Key Issues of Constructing 'MEC-Ready' 5G Bearer Networks for Carriers
By Dr. Song Jun, Senior Solution Architect, Huawei Datacom Product Line
Good Measures for 5G Service Assurance
By Tomer Ilan, Senior Director of Product Management, RADCOM
Automation Scores Against Operational Costs – The Business Benefits of Automation and Orchestration
By John Malzahn, Senior Manager, Service Provider Product Marketing, Cisco Systems
All Partner Perspectives