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Level 3 CEO Rips Into Gilder
News Analysis | 11/14/2000

At the UBS Warburg Telecom conference, James Crowe vents on George Gilder

Photonex Has a 40-Gbit/s Idea
News Analysis | 11/14/2000

Photonex, led by MIT scientists and a bevy of Wellfleet alumni, aims to combine IP services with the optical core

American Broadband
Column | 11/14/2000

American Broadband -- By Scott Clavenna

A Sneak Peek Into Atoga
News Analysis | 11/13/2000

Atoga's software-savvy edge switch is expected to ship next year

Ex AT&T Broadband CTO to Head Startup
News Analysis | 11/13/2000

Tony Werner becomes president and CEO of Aurora Networks

Ciena's New Contract: No Big Deal, Yet
News Analysis | 11/13/2000

The Interoute deal fails to excite, but there may be more in store

Another Cyras Exec Quits
News Analysis | 11/13/2000

Cyras has lost another top exec. Is the heat dissipating at the hot startup?

Blaze Networks Gets $40 Million
News Analysis | 11/13/2000

Components manufacturer targets the customer premises market

Startup Prepares Sonet Successor
News Analysis | 11/10/2000

Ultra Fast Optical Systems is targeting 640 Gbit/s per wavelength

Redback's Barsema to Lead Startup
News Analysis | 11/10/2000

The former Redback CEO will be assuming the CEO post at long-distance amplifier maker Onetta, say sources

Luminent's Dull Debut
News Analysis | 11/10/2000

UPDATED: Shares of components maker Luminent price below expected range, then trade barely above $12

Pluris Preparing for Its Public
News Analysis | 11/9/2000

With another $100 million in its account and a product set to ship, can an IPO be far behind?

Jasmine: Wall Street's Way to San Jose
News Analysis | 11/9/2000

A metro optical startup with top talent, Jasmine plans to compete with Cisco, Cyras, Redback, et al.

Internet Bandwidth is Ballooning
News Analysis | 11/9/2000

It's increased 383% in a year, according to TeleGeography

"One in Five Bosses Are Boneheads"
News Analysis | 11/9/2000

Our online poll also indicates 73 percent of respondents are considering quitting

Investors Ease Broadcom Battering
News Analysis | 11/9/2000

Company responds to investors after comments from Cisco caused its share price to plunge

Cisco's at a Crossroads
Column | 11/9/2000

Cisco at a Crossroads -- R. Scott Raynovich

Alcatel Seeks to Buy Optical Startup
News Analysis | 11/8/2000

Something optical, metropolitan, and cheap, s'il vous plait. Astral Point, perhaps?

All Eyes on Tellium IPO
News Analysis | 11/8/2000

The bankers set its price range for $13-$15 a share. The company waits to see if the market holds up

Bookham's Not Bookin'
News Analysis | 11/8/2000

Its revenues are rocketing but its sexier products aren't selling

IBM Moves Into Integrated Optics
News Analysis | 11/8/2000

Its partnership with Kymata could get it off to a flying start

Cinta: Paddling Towards an IPO?
News Analysis | 11/8/2000

With more funding, and product trials coming soon, is Cinta, with its new CEO, gearing up to go public?

Nortel Educates and Indoctrinates
News Analysis | 11/7/2000

Its training and certification scheme is designed to entrench its market leadership.

Cisco Plods Toward Optical Portfolio
News Analysis | 11/7/2000

UPDATED: The Wavelength Router and the ON15200 get their first customer -- but they aren't expected to ship until 2001

Texas Startups Tap Another Fund
News Analysis | 11/7/2000

SSM Ventures spawns Verity Ventures, a $100 million+ fund dedicated to investing in Texas-based startups

Cenix Backed by Cisco, Kleiner Perkins
News Analysis | 11/7/2000

Vinod Khosla is among those betting $25 million on automated interface card production

Cisco: Boom or Bust?
News Analysis | 11/6/2000

Cisco's quarter was just a little bit better than predicted -- as usual -- so what are investors fretting about?

Telica Scores First Deal
News Analysis | 11/6/2000

Telica announces its first customer and is generating revenue. Might an IPO be around the corner?

Ex-Lucent Execs Question New Plan
News Analysis | 11/6/2000

Lucent's recent attempts to revamp bonus and options plans may be too little too late, say former employees

Marconi Unveils Big Switch/Router
News Analysis | 11/6/2000

Calls into question competitors' ways of measuring switch capacity

Broadcom's on a Buying Spree
News Analysis | 11/6/2000

Chip company adds to its networking processor portfolio by spending nearly $2 billion on SiByte

Tunable Filters Go Solid State
News Analysis | 11/3/2000

New developments could usher in reconfigurable optical networks

Visa Envy?
News Analysis | 11/3/2000

Large companies get more H-1B visas, but new law also makes it easy for startups to steal talent

OCPI Shares Soar After IPO
News Analysis | 11/3/2000

UPDATED: Optical Communications Products, a Furukawa spinoff, trades as high as $20 in stock market debut

Juniper CEO: Low-Margin Metro?
News Analysis | 11/2/2000

CEO Scott Kriens questions the rush to metro and hasn't decided how and when his company will go there

Out of the Lab: The Hole Thing
News Analysis | 11/2/2000

Riddling semiconductors with microscopic holes may be the key to making optical integrated circuits

Nortel Bashing Continues
News Analysis | 11/2/2000

Nortel sees more analyst backlash. It may be Nortel's sales structure that's causing the problems [UPDATED 11.3.00]

Blueprint Rolls Out the Next Fund
News Analysis | 11/2/2000

Despite telecom turbulence, small VCs such as Blueprint don't see the deals slowing down

Alcatel Takes On Juniper
News Analysis | 11/2/2000

Alcatel's new routers compete head to head with the same gear that its reselling from Juniper

Carriers Hit Back at Wall Street
News Analysis | 11/1/2000

Northpoint CEO blames analysts for her company's slide in shareprice

Metro DWDM: Not the Only Game in Town
News Analysis | 11/1/2000

CodeStream is about to get $50 million to develop a low-cost alternative

Experts Sound Alarm on Internet Routing
News Analysis | 11/1/2000

Ballooning BGP routing tables could bring the Net to its knees within a couple of years

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