At the UBS Warburg Telecom conference, James Crowe vents on George Gilder
Photonex, led by MIT scientists and a bevy of Wellfleet alumni, aims to combine IP services with the optical core
American Broadband -- By Scott Clavenna
Atoga's software-savvy edge switch is expected to ship next year
Tony Werner becomes president and CEO of Aurora Networks
The Interoute deal fails to excite, but there may be more in store
Cyras has lost another top exec. Is the heat dissipating at the hot startup?
Components manufacturer targets the customer premises market
Ultra Fast Optical Systems is targeting 640 Gbit/s per wavelength
The former Redback CEO will be assuming the CEO post at long-distance amplifier maker Onetta, say sources
UPDATED: Shares of components maker Luminent price below expected range, then trade barely above $12
With another $100 million in its account and a product set to ship, can an IPO be far behind?
A metro optical startup with top talent, Jasmine plans to compete with Cisco, Cyras, Redback, et al.
It's increased 383% in a year, according to TeleGeography
Our online poll also indicates 73 percent of respondents are considering quitting
Company responds to investors after comments from Cisco caused its share price to plunge
Cisco at a Crossroads -- R. Scott Raynovich
Something optical, metropolitan, and cheap, s'il vous plait. Astral Point, perhaps?
The bankers set its price range for $13-$15 a share. The company waits to see if the market holds up
Its revenues are rocketing but its sexier products aren't selling
Its partnership with Kymata could get it off to a flying start
With more funding, and product trials coming soon, is Cinta, with its new CEO, gearing up to go public?
Its training and certification scheme is designed to entrench its market leadership.
UPDATED: The Wavelength Router and the ON15200 get their first customer -- but they aren't expected to ship until 2001
SSM Ventures spawns Verity Ventures, a $100 million+ fund dedicated to investing in Texas-based startups
Vinod Khosla is among those betting $25 million on automated interface card production
Cisco's quarter was just a little bit better than predicted -- as usual -- so what are investors fretting about?
Telica announces its first customer and is generating revenue. Might an IPO be around the corner?
Lucent's recent attempts to revamp bonus and options plans may be too little too late, say former employees
Calls into question competitors' ways of measuring switch capacity
Chip company adds to its networking processor portfolio by spending nearly $2 billion on SiByte
New developments could usher in reconfigurable optical networks
Large companies get more H-1B visas, but new law also makes it easy for startups to steal talent
UPDATED: Optical Communications Products, a Furukawa spinoff, trades as high as $20 in stock market debut
CEO Scott Kriens questions the rush to metro and hasn't decided how and when his company will go there
Riddling semiconductors with microscopic holes may be the key to making optical integrated circuits
Nortel sees more analyst backlash. It may be Nortel's sales structure that's causing the problems [UPDATED 11.3.00]
Despite telecom turbulence, small VCs such as Blueprint don't see the deals slowing down
Alcatel's new routers compete head to head with the same gear that its reselling from Juniper
Northpoint CEO blames analysts for her company's slide in shareprice
CodeStream is about to get $50 million to develop a low-cost alternative
Ballooning BGP routing tables could bring the Net to its knees within a couple of years