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TyCom Claims Subsea First
News Wire Feed | 11/30/2000

Global Crossing cable is first 32-channel, 10-Gbit/s system, says TyCom

Alidian Gains ISO 9001 Certification
News Wire Feed | 11/30/2000

Optical Service Network products pass certification audit by TUV Essen

360networks Spans Canada
News Wire Feed | 11/30/2000

The broadnband fiber optic network connects 13 major cities across Canada

Christ Comes to Zaffire
News Wire Feed | 11/30/2000

Zaffire Names Jane Christ Vice President of Worldwide Sales

Tropic Adds to Board
News Wire Feed | 11/30/2000

Michael Unger and Gianluca Rattazzi join Tropic Networks' board of directors

Riordan Named Optranet VP
News Wire Feed | 11/30/2000

Dan Riordan will Vice President of Business Development at the broadband access equipment vendor

Alcatel to Light Central Europe
News Wire Feed | 11/30/2000

Infigate GmbH, has selected Alcatel optical fiber to connect Prague, Frankfurt, Vienna, Budapest, Bratislava, Warsaw, and Berlin

Ericsson, Juniper Join on Mobile Routing
News Wire Feed | 11/30/2000

Venture will deliver mobile Internet routing products to be sold exclusively by Ericsson

Hitachi Enhances Router Support
News Wire Feed | 11/30/2000

The GR2000 Gigabit Router family will support IPv6 in February 2001

Opnix Deploys Foundry Switches
News Wire Feed | 11/30/2000

Internet bandwidth provider has deployed ServerIron Layer 4-7 Web switches and BigIron Layer 3 switches

Ciena Wins Genuity Contract
News Wire Feed | 11/30/2000

Genuity will deploy CIENA’s MultiWave CoreDirector intelligent optical core switching systems in its nationwide network

Oplink Hires VP of Biz Dev
News Wire Feed | 11/30/2000

Ken Brizel leaves Lucent to join component vendor

Verizon Scraps Merger with Northpoint
News Wire Feed | 11/29/2000

Blames "detioration of Northpoint's business operations and financial condition"

Spirent Launches MPLS Analyzer
News Wire Feed | 11/29/2000

Emulates networks so that MPLS can be tested before roll-out

Telecom International Intros Coupler
News Wire Feed | 11/29/2000

The TIP Bi-Directional Coupler can be used with any wavelength in the 1550nm or 1310nm windows

Trilink Unveils 10-Gig Modulator
News Wire Feed | 11/29/2000

LiNbO3 modulators work in the 1550nm wavelength and can also be designed for 1300nm or L-Band

ONI, Progress Telecom Ink $15M Deal
News Wire Feed | 11/29/2000

Progress has selected ONI Systems as a major supplier for its optical metro networks

Report: Software Market to Boom
News Wire Feed | 11/29/2000

Demand for optical networking software will create a $7.6 billion market by 2004

Marconi Reports Strong Growth
News Wire Feed | 11/29/2000

In the six months to September 30, 2000

Tellabs, Riverstone Enter Alliance
News Wire Feed | 11/29/2000

Strategic alliance combines Tellabs' flexible broadband access systems with Riverstone's high-speed edge routers

ACT MicroDevices to Supply Agfa
News Wire Feed | 11/29/2000

With fiber array assemblies for Agfa's next-gen Xcalibur VLF thermal platesetters

ADC Reports $1 Billion Q4 Sales
News Wire Feed | 11/29/2000

An increase of 63 percent over $634 million in Q4 1999

Tyco, Furukawa Enter Licensing Deal
News Wire Feed | 11/29/2000

For the production of AMP Lightray MPX fiber optic interconnection system products

OCPI Triples Earnings Per Share
News Wire Feed | 11/28/2000

After Nov 3 IPO, component company announces hefty increases in revenues, income

OIF Sets Up Carrier Group
News Wire Feed | 11/28/2000

Continues work on OC-768 specs, names new board members

Former Prodigy CEO Joins Startup
News Wire Feed | 11/28/2000

Samer Salameh becomes president and CEO of iVMG, a startup service provider

Broadcom Acquires Video Compression Co.
News Wire Feed | 11/28/2000

Pays 7.96 million shares for Israel's Vision Tech

StarTech Announces $31M Seed Fund
News Wire Feed | 11/28/2000

Investors in the high-tech business accelerator include Austin Ventures, Capital Southwest Corp., and CenterPoint Ventures

Allegro Joins the Dance With $25M
News Wire Feed | 11/28/2000

Plans to develop a new platform for wholesale broadband access services

Alcatel Awarded Tunisian Contract
News Wire Feed | 11/28/2000

For a fully digital audio-visual transmission infrastructure for the Mediterranean Games in October 2001

3 Chip Makers Start New Process
News Wire Feed | 11/28/2000

IBM, Infineon, and UMC have started building chips with the most advanced 0.13-micron foundry process technology available

Marconi Buys Italian Encryption Firm
News Wire Feed | 11/28/2000

Amtec SpA, headquartered in Rome, designs IP secure access systems

Broadband Startup Debuts
News Wire Feed | 11/28/2000

Pacific Broadband Communications founded by former employees of AT&T Broadband, Alcatel, and others; funded by Raza Foundries

Band-X Goes Dutch
News Wire Feed | 11/28/2000

Opens the Netherlands' first IP capacity exchange

LSI Logic Pairs With Wind River
News Wire Feed | 11/27/2000

To provide solution set that combines hardware and software in a single chip for the growing communications market

Teraxion to Add 500 Jobs
News Wire Feed | 11/27/2000

Plans to invest over $40 million and create 500 new jobs at its facilities in the Quebec Metro High Tech Park

Terayon Meets Euro Standard
News Wire Feed | 11/27/2000

Its BE 2000 second generation broadband access platform has been qualified to meet Euro-DOCSIS

John Boyle Joins Cierra Board
News Wire Feed | 11/27/2000

A general partner with Worldview Technology Partners

Cox to Deploy ADC Switch
News Wire Feed | 11/27/2000

ADC's Cuda 12000 IP Access Switch to be deployed in Cox's mid America region

Agilent to Acquire OSI
News Wire Feed | 11/27/2000

Will commence a tender offer to purchase all outstanding shares of OSI for $17.75 per share in cash

Zenastra Announces $40M Expansion
News Wire Feed | 11/27/2000

The component maker's investment in Kanata, Ontario, will create 500 jobs

Siemens Wins Japanese Contract
News Wire Feed | 11/27/2000

Awarded contract by Japanese network operator Right Net for DSL broadband access technology

Antec Hurt by AT&T Order Freeze
News Wire Feed | 11/24/2000

AT&T Broadband purchases account for a "significant portion" of Antec sales

Scientific Atlanta Dented by AT&T Freeze
News Wire Feed | 11/24/2000

Impact limited to 1-2% of 4Q sales.

C-Cor Unharmed by AT&T Freeze
News Wire Feed | 11/24/2000

"No material effect on financial results"

Enron Scotches Profit Warning Rumors
News Wire Feed | 11/24/2000

Is "very comfortable" with consensus EPS of $0.35 for 4Q2000 and $1.65 for 2001

Fibernet: Results, Rights Issue
News Wire Feed | 11/24/2000

Service provider triples revenues, turns profitable, announces rights issue

SMTC Completes Qualtron Acquisition
News Wire Feed | 11/23/2000

Adds fiber optics connector and cable assemblies to SMTC's portfolio of electronics manufacturing services

Completel Leases Euro Fiber
News Wire Feed | 11/23/2000

Leases 4,068-km of fiber from Global One and KPNQwest to complete Tier 1 IP backbone

Utfors Issues Shares to Raise $74 Million
News Wire Feed | 11/23/2000

Nordic carrier issues 9,288,500 shares at SEK-80 each

ADC Partners Danish Research Center
News Wire Feed | 11/22/2000

Gives ADC access to Research Center COM facilities

ADC Upgrades Platform
News Wire Feed | 11/22/2000

Introduces the ISX3025 Optical Distribution Node for the Optiworx Multimedia Transport Platform

Lenslet Labs Cops $26M
News Wire Feed | 11/22/2000

Third funding round for developer of lightspeed optical signal processing technologies

Mayan Adds to Sonet Platform
News Wire Feed | 11/22/2000

Announced the availability of five new hardware products and support for two higher-layer services

Ex Nortel Exec Joins UK Startup
News Wire Feed | 11/22/2000

Allan Fox, once head of Nortel's Harlow lab, joins Polatis, a startup making an all-optical switch

Zaffire Names New CEO
News Wire Feed | 11/21/2000

James Fultz, most recently executive vice president and chief sales and marketing officer for Antec Corporation

Core/Edge Hardware Market Soars
News Wire Feed | 11/21/2000

Infonetics reports worldwide revenues for service provider core and edge hardware totaled $3.96 billion in 3Q00

Smith to Head Picosecond Pulse R&D
News Wire Feed | 11/21/2000

Clayton Smith named Director of Research and Development at the designer of 40-160 Gbit/s opto-electronic components

Nortel Projects Strong Growth
News Wire Feed | 11/21/2000

Percentage growth in revenue from operations in 2000 projected to be "in the low 40's"

Alliance Fiber Optic IPOs
News Wire Feed | 11/21/2000

Offering 4.5 million shares of its common stock at $11.00 per share

Lucent Uncovers $125M Mistake
News Wire Feed | 11/21/2000

"Revenue recognition issue" could reduce earnings per share 2 cents

Intel, Broadcom Settle Suits
News Wire Feed | 11/21/2000

Have settled all claims against each other brought under Intel's trade secret lawsuit against Broadcom

Agilent Announces 1st-Year Growth
News Wire Feed | 11/21/2000

Net revenue of $10.8 billion for fiscal 2000, an increase of 29% over 1999; net earnings increased 48 percent

Viag, Alcatel Ink $64M German Deal
News Wire Feed | 11/21/2000

For the delivery of high-speed DWDM and SDH transmission systems in ten German metropolitan areas

Lockheed Martin Spins Out
News Wire Feed | 11/21/2000

TeraConnect Inc. will produce a variety of optical and optoelectronic devices

Teloptica Launches New 'DesignIQ'
News Wire Feed | 11/21/2000

Optical network design system, version 2, features enhanced graphical user interface

Malibu Unveils Wireless Broadband
News Wire Feed | 11/21/2000

Offering base stations, customer premises equipment, antennas, protocol and system software, and management software

Korea's Dacom Deploys Foundry
News Wire Feed | 11/21/2000

Has deployed Foundry's BigIron Layer 3 switches and ServerIron Internet traffic and content management switches

E2O Closes $38.5M Third Round
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2000

Cash injection will be used to develop vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers

Foundry Partners Milan Internet Exchange
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2000

To provide the largest Internet exchange point in Italy

Marconi Opens Test Center
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2000

A proving ground to help service providers and enterprises design and test their networks prior to launch

Alcatel Slapped With Legal Fees
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2000

Ordered to pay Internet Machines VP John Wallner $282,000 in attorneys' fees following a suit brought by Alcatel

Sprout Group Raises $1.6 Billion
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2000

Almost doubling the previous fund size for the VC arm of Credit Suisse First Boston

Siemens Demos Transmission System
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2000

Its TransXpress WaveLine MetroNet carries any protocol over WDM systems

Novalux Expands Facilities
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2000

Signs lease on 100,000-square-foot building to be used for manufacture of new laser platform

Bravida Closes $33M 2nd Round
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2000

Patricof & Co. Ventures Inc. led the round

fSona Secures $18.4M in Funding
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2000

To fund expansion of its Richmond, BC, plant and to continue development of next-gen products in Manhattan Beach, Calif.

360Networks Deploys Nortel System
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2000

Has linked Montreal and New York City using Nortel Networks' OPTera Long Haul 1600 Optical Line System

NTT Announces Half-Year Results
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2000

For the period from April 1 to September 30, operating revenue was 664.8 billion yen (US$6B) and net income was 6.5 billion yen ($50M)

Global One, Equant Announce Merger
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2000

Equant to acquire the data business of Global One from France Telecom; France Telecom to be the majority shareholder of Equant

Nortel, Teleglobe Ink $400M Deal
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2000

To enable enhanced IP, ATM, and managed wavelength services from Teleglobe

Ericsson Intros Incentive Plan
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2000

A stock option plan and a stock purchase plan for its employees

AMCC Unveils OC192 Solution
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2000

12.5 Gbit/s silicon germanium integrated transimpedance amplifier and automatic gain control amplifier for DWDM links

Lucent to Build Belgacom Backbone
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2000

A three-year, 30 million euro (about US$26 million) contract

Zama Raises $17.4M, Names CEO
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2000

Has appointed Dennis Okamoto, formerly of USWest, to the position of CEO

Lueckenhoff Named Celox COO
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2000

AT&T veteran was most recently a VP at Dell Computer

Agility Launches Tunable Laser
News Wire Feed | 11/20/2000

Agility 3040 offers 4 milliwatts of power plus switching between 100 channels in 10 milliseconds

Delta Ventures Invests in BroadLight
News Wire Feed | 11/19/2000

Startup is developing an advanced core end-to-end solution for convergence of voice and IP services over PON

Optical Market "in 7% Decline"
News Wire Feed | 11/17/2000

Cisco and Ciena's share is up

Foundry Refutes Suit
News Wire Feed | 11/17/2000

Has not been served with any such lawsuit and denies any wrongdoing

Former VP Sues Foundry
News Wire Feed | 11/17/2000

Claims termination was sham so company could take back $65 million in stock options

Corning Ventures Into Vietnam
News Wire Feed | 11/17/2000

Joint venture with Vietnam Post and Telecommunications Corporation

Beynon Joins Band-X from C&W
News Wire Feed | 11/17/2000

Stephen Beynon, currently MD of Cable & Wireless Optus's data & business services division, to be Band-X CEO

Spirent to pay $1.5B for Hekimian
News Wire Feed | 11/17/2000

$712M in cash and $863M in stock for leading provider of network and service assurance solutions for DSL and private lines

Symmorphix Scores $25M Round 1
News Wire Feed | 11/17/2000

Developer of components for optical networks attracts investments from Crescendo Ventures and Battery Ventures

Packeteer: Intel Deal Still Holds
News Wire Feed | 11/16/2000

Disputes a Bear Stearns report

Trellis Charts Major Expansion
News Wire Feed | 11/16/2000

$25M expansion to create 650 jobs in Israel and the U.S.

White Rock Names Sales Chief
News Wire Feed | 11/16/2000

New VP of sales Ronald L. Kelley was most recently at Cyras Systems

3Com to Pay $110M for Alteon Division
News Wire Feed | 11/16/2000

Has reached an agreement to acquire the gigabit Ethernet network interface card (NIC) business of Alteon WebSystems

Vodafone Contracts With Sycamore
News Wire Feed | 11/16/2000

A multi-year agreement valued at up to approximately $40 million

Yipes Lights Dallas
News Wire Feed | 11/16/2000

Dallas is the 18th market served by Yipes' optical IP network

Sycamore Announces Broadleaf 2.0
News Wire Feed | 11/16/2000

Network operating system enables service providers to offer optical services from the edge to the core of the public network

Infineon Opens French R&D Center
News Wire Feed | 11/16/2000

The new center will develop chips for high-speed data transmission

Alcatel to Supply Italian Wind
News Wire Feed | 11/16/2000

Alcatel will supply an intelligent, multi-service optical network with DWDM and SDH systems for Italian operator Wind

Trans-Pacific Cable Lights Up
News Wire Feed | 11/16/2000

The Southern Cross Cable network links New Zealand to the United States and Australia

Avanex Gets DWDM Patent
News Wire Feed | 11/15/2000

Has been issued a U.S. patent for its proprietary DWDM process, invented by Dr. Simon Cao, Avanex's CTO

AmDocs, Syndesis Announce Partnership
News Wire Feed | 11/15/2000

To provide an integrated flow-through ordering and provisioning solution for IP and broadband data networks

Chong Ong Moves On
News Wire Feed | 11/15/2000

From Agilent to West Bay Semiconductor

Global Crossing, Lucent Start Trials
News Wire Feed | 11/15/2000

Trial of Lucent's 40G optical technology across a 71km fiber link between Brussels and Antwerp

Quantum Bridge Opens European HQ
News Wire Feed | 11/15/2000

Regional headquarters in London; named Guy Powell VP for Europe, Middle East, and Africa

Netplane Enhances MPLS Software
News Wire Feed | 11/15/2000

Label Traffic Control System is the industry's first IETF standards-based MPLS solution

MFN Offering Dark Fiber to Internet
News Wire Feed | 11/15/2000

Offers dark fiber connection to the Internet, scaleable to multi-gigabit-per-second capacity

Silicon Access Opens R&D Center
News Wire Feed | 11/15/2000

Network processor vendor opens technology and marketing facility in Raleigh, N.C.

Juniper Deployed in European Core
News Wire Feed | 11/15/2000

DANTE has deployed Juniper Networks M40T Internet backbone routers in its TEN-155 pan-European IP research backbone

ICG Files Chapter 11
News Wire Feed | 11/15/2000

Will continue to maintain normal business operations

Lucent Crossing Siberia
News Wire Feed | 11/15/2000

Has announced the completion of the next stage of TransTeleCom's optical transport network

Inkra Gets $26.5M, Launches Subsidiary
News Wire Feed | 11/15/2000

Carrier-class systems startup completes its initial funding round, launches Canadian subsidiary

ADC: OSS Software Sales Boom
News Wire Feed | 11/15/2000

Most successful quarter in its history for the Singularit.e OSS Suite

Onetta Names Dennis Barsema CEO
News Wire Feed | 11/15/2000

Former Redback boss will also be president and chairman at the startup

Lucent to Supply Japanese Backbone
News Wire Feed | 11/15/2000

To furnish high-capacity optical transmission technology for KDDI's nationwide network

GN Nettest to Acquire Photonetics
News Wire Feed | 11/15/2000

Testing equipment vendor acquires French DWDM expertise, plans IPO

Cinta Secures $36M 2nd Round
News Wire Feed | 11/14/2000

Leading the round of new strategic investors was ADC telecommunications

Sycamore Reports Q1 Returns
News Wire Feed | 11/14/2000

Revenues for the first quarter of fiscal 2001 were $120.4 million; net loss was was $26.2 million

LightPointe Moves to Larger Quarters
News Wire Feed | 11/14/2000

New Sorrento Mesa facility to accommodate rapid growth and serve as U.S. manufacturing base

IP Communications Bags $312M
News Wire Feed | 11/14/2000

Broadband service provider's second round of financing led by VantagePoint Venture Partners

$645M Wireless Broadband Merger
News Wire Feed | 11/14/2000

Merger of Western Multiplex Corp. and Adaptive Broadband Corp. begins consolidation of wireless broadband market

Agilent Unveils 30-Gig Optic Modules
News Wire Feed | 11/14/2000

Parallel optic modules designed to support terabit-scale networking equipment

Lucent Strikes $75M Telecom Italia Deal
News Wire Feed | 11/14/2000

Lucent to supply SDH and DWDM equipment for carrier's European backbone

MFN to Deploy LuxN Platform
News Wire Feed | 11/14/2000

Metromedia Fiber Network will employ LuxN's WavSystem products

Semtech Releases Fiber Interface ICs
News Wire Feed | 11/14/2000

Fiber interface devices for Sonet/SDH OC3/STM1 telecom and datacom applications up to 155 Mbit/s

Acterna Reports $313M Q2 Sales
News Wire Feed | 11/14/2000

Pro forma EBITDA for the provider of testing products was $40 million

Memscap Inks License Deal With Fujita
News Wire Feed | 11/14/2000

Design teams will cooperate on development and jointly hold licenses for the resulting products

PMC-Sierra Announces ATM Solution
News Wire Feed | 11/14/2000

S/UNI-ATLAS-3200 enables OC48c network traffic management for multiservice core, edge, access and metro-DWDM equipment

Corning, Cisco in Strategic Alliance
News Wire Feed | 11/14/2000

A non-exclusive alliance to develop pre-engineered optical solutions

UK Carrier Installs Adva Solution
News Wire Feed | 11/14/2000

Adva to supply Torch Telecom with its CityLIGHT product

Kestrel Bulks Up Management
News Wire Feed | 11/14/2000

Behrooz Parsay, David Yoffie, and Alan Schwartz Ocio named senior vice presidents

Inkra Enjoys $26.5M Funding Round
News Wire Feed | 11/13/2000

Lead investor in Inkra Networks' initial round is Norwest Venture Partners at $9.9 million

Robert Harvey Named CEO of Codeon
News Wire Feed | 11/13/2000

Was Senior Vice President of Operations for Pratt & Whitney

LaserComm Announces Major Expansion
News Wire Feed | 11/13/2000

To triple manufacturing capacity and create state-of-the-art customer resource center

Luminous Builds Marketing Team
News Wire Feed | 11/13/2000

Raj Sharma, John Hamburger, and Link Verstegen new marketing directors

Cogent Lights Optical Net
News Wire Feed | 11/13/2000

$1000/month 100-Mbit/s Internet access service launching in 4 cities

LuxN Gets NEBS Level 3 Compliance
News Wire Feed | 11/13/2000

For the LuxN WavStation and LuxN WavFarer, two of its WavSystem optical access products

Redback CFO Gentner to Retire
News Wire Feed | 11/13/2000

Craig Gentner has announced his intention to retire from Redback in the first quarter of 2001

Euro Carrier to Deploy Ciena Gear
News Wire Feed | 11/13/2000

Interoute Telecommunications, a pan-European telecommunications company, will deploy Ciena's MultiWave Sentry 4000 systems

Syndesis Adds to Software Suite
News Wire Feed | 11/13/2000

New NetProvision administration products enable service providers to minimize disruptions and report on net utilization

Lucent Offers Provisioning Software
News Wire Feed | 11/13/2000

VitalAccess, multivendor provisioning software for broadband IP services

Cisco Unveils Broadband Router
News Wire Feed | 11/13/2000

The uBR10012 Universal Broadband Router, a highly scalable cable modem termination system

ADC, TMNG Announce Partnership
News Wire Feed | 11/13/2000

A non-exclusive strategic alliance to provide OSS solutions to the global telecom market

Cogent, MFN Ink Transit Pact
News Wire Feed | 11/13/2000

The Cogent and MFN networks will interconnect and exchange traffic; MFN will also provide colocation services

Atoga Intros 'FastApp' Architecture
News Wire Feed | 11/13/2000

A network architecture designed to help carriers broaden service offerings and reduce operational costs

Cyras Shuffles Sales Team
News Wire Feed | 11/13/2000

Jim Sparks is now Associate VP of North American Sales and David Geisinger, VP of International Sales

Cogent Lights Up Optical Network
News Wire Feed | 11/13/2000

$1000/month 100-Mbit/s Internet access service launched in four U.S. cities

Cisco to Buy Active Voice
News Wire Feed | 11/10/2000

Cisco will pay approximately $266 million in stock for the vendor of unified messaging solutions

LightPath Announces Q1 Results
News Wire Feed | 11/10/2000

Revenues of $3.06M compared to total revenues of $269,105 for Q1 of the previous fiscal year, a 1039% increase

AMCC to Supply Chips for Alcatel Router
News Wire Feed | 11/9/2000

Will enable the Alcatel 7770 RCP to have a wide range of interfaces

Telseon to Pack BigIron
News Wire Feed | 11/9/2000

Will deploy Foundry BigIron IP switches to drive Gigabit-bandwidth in metro area networks

Bandwidth9 Raises $80 Million
News Wire Feed | 11/9/2000

Funding round was co-led by Van Wagoner Capital Management and BlueStream Ventures

Telco Systems Buys Piece of Test Firm
News Wire Feed | 11/9/2000

To purchase a 25% stake in Automated Test Solutions, an ultrahigh-tech test automation system manufacturer

2netFX Demos Streaming Technology
News Wire Feed | 11/9/2000

HDTV-Over-IP technology chosen by World Wide Packets to display at Comdex/Fall 2000

Pluris Scores $100 Million
News Wire Feed | 11/9/2000

Fourth round of funding, led by Sands Brothers & Co., brings total to $167 million

ClearWorks Unveils 'Home Net Switch'
News Wire Feed | 11/9/2000

A universal gateway for broadband services into the home

Iolon Appoints John Clark as CEO
News Wire Feed | 11/9/2000

John Clark takes helm of optical switch component startup

Lantern and Global Crossing Ink Deal
News Wire Feed | 11/9/2000

Global Crossing will trial Lantern gear for Gig Ethernet metro nets

Sycamore Launches OSS Server
News Wire Feed | 11/8/2000

Integrates Sycamore's net management into carrier's existing back-office systems

Winstar Secures Another $1.02 Billion
News Wire Feed | 11/8/2000

Part equity investment, part vendor finance, part loan

McLeodUSA Outlines Network Plans
News Wire Feed | 11/8/2000

Plans to offer services in 50 cities with "mesh switch platform"

360networks Records Q3 Record
News Wire Feed | 11/8/2000

Record third quarter revenue of $119 million, gross profit of $51 million

Tellium Names DeSantis Exec VP
News Wire Feed | 11/8/2000

Robert J. DeSantis, 44, was formerly with Citizens Communications Company

Telesens Announces Name Change
News Wire Feed | 11/8/2000

Will be listed on the Frankfurt exchange as TelesensKCSL

Packeteer Inks Reseller Pact With IBM
News Wire Feed | 11/8/2000

IBM will resell and service Packeteer products

Avici Demos Terabit Switch/Router
News Wire Feed | 11/8/2000

TSR is carrying live traffic from Sandia Labs to the site of the demonstration at the ASCI booth in Dallas

Nortel Announces UK Expansion
News Wire Feed | 11/8/2000

$100 million expansion will create 1,300 jobs in London

Lucent Expands DSL Suite
News Wire Feed | 11/8/2000

CoServ and QSC are among the first products to deploy new environmentally-hardened DSLAMs

Bookham Announces Q3 Results
News Wire Feed | 11/8/2000

Total revenues (including research and development funding) increased 67% from the previous quarter to US$11.3 million

Alcatel Intros Edge/Core Routers
News Wire Feed | 11/8/2000

The 7770 Routing Core Platform (RCP), a multi-terabit IP core router; and the 7420 Edge Services Router

Exfo to Acquire Burleigh Instruments
News Wire Feed | 11/8/2000

Purchase price is $275 million in cash and stock

World Wide Packets Announces Demo
News Wire Feed | 11/8/2000

World Wide Packets to unveil Ethernet to the subscriber broadband solution at Comdex 2000

Light Reading Boosts Component Coverage
News Wire Feed | 11/8/2000

Key addition to editorial team paves the way for further expansion

Lucent Streamlines Management Team
News Wire Feed | 11/7/2000

Verwaayen and Holder given coordination roles

360networks Completes UK Terminal
News Wire Feed | 11/7/2000

Has officially opened its $52 million cable landing station in Southport, U.K.

Dynarc Wins Swedish Metro Deal
News Wire Feed | 11/7/2000

A $5 million agreement to supply routers for an urban development residential project

Kymata to Team With IBM on Chips
News Wire Feed | 11/7/2000

To develop optical chips for high-speed networks

AMCC Names Manufacturing VP
News Wire Feed | 11/7/2000

Vince DeMaioribus promoted, Ken Clark retires

Sorrento Posts $7M Q3 Revenues
News Wire Feed | 11/7/2000

An increase of 103% over Q2 revenues

Hagi Schwartz Joins Atrica as CFO
News Wire Feed | 11/7/2000

Schwartz has held the CFO position at a number of high technology companies, including CheckPoint Software

Infineon Closes Record Year
News Wire Feed | 11/7/2000

Revenues up by 72 percent from last year to Euro 7.28 billion; net income up to Euro 1.13 billion

Adva Doubles Q3 Sales
News Wire Feed | 11/7/2000

Sales reach $17.6 million but pro-forma net profits decline

PMC-Sierra Launches Sonet Chips
News Wire Feed | 11/6/2000

One chip does the work of nine

Cisco Reports $1.36 Billion Q1 Net
News Wire Feed | 11/6/2000

Net sales for the first quarter of fiscal 2001 were $6.52 billion; pro forma net income was $1.36 billion

Cielo Announces HQ Expansion
News Wire Feed | 11/6/2000

Will double the company's Broomfield, Colo., headquarters with the acquisition of a 23,000 square-foot facility

Zaffire, Kanematsu Strike Deal
News Wire Feed | 11/6/2000

Tokyo-based telecommunications technology provider will market Zaffire's DWDM solutions to Japanese service providers

Cambrian to Go Full Cisco
News Wire Feed | 11/6/2000

Cambrian Communications to build North American network with full suite of Cisco IP and optical solutions

Corvis, Juniper Complete Interop Test
News Wire Feed | 11/6/2000

fSona Names HR Director
News Wire Feed | 11/6/2000

Suzanne Boisvert, former recruiter for New Hong Kong Airport, joins optical wireless equipment maker

Redfern Broadband Raises $28M
News Wire Feed | 11/6/2000

Investors include Optical Capital Group and Chase H&Q

Ex-Cisco Exec Joins Celox
News Wire Feed | 11/6/2000

Chris Koeneman, former Director of Operations for Cisco Systems in Europe, will join Celox as Vice President of Worldwide Sales

Quantum Bridge Adds to Alliance
News Wire Feed | 11/6/2000

New members of the Quantum Bridge Access Alliance include AccessLan Communications, Copper Mountain Networks, and Tut Systems

Redback Launches 'Microsite'
News Wire Feed | 11/6/2000

"Redback Reading" to debut on Light Reading site

Nortel Offers Optical Net Certificate
News Wire Feed | 11/6/2000

Has added the industry's first certification for Optical Internet professionals to the Nortel Networks Certification Program

Vitesse Intros New IC
News Wire Feed | 11/6/2000

VSC7166 is a 10-Gbit/s VSR optical interconnect IC that integrates the transmitter and receiver functions onto a single IC

AMCC Unveils OC48 Solution
News Wire Feed | 11/6/2000

Danube and S3455 ICS enable shorter development time of OC48 systems

Broadcom to Acquire SiByte
News Wire Feed | 11/6/2000

SiByte is developing a new generation of high-performance, highly integrated processor chips

Narus Announces $26M 3rd Round
News Wire Feed | 11/6/2000

Boosts total funding to $57 million

Ilotron Names VP
News Wire Feed | 11/6/2000

Scott White appointed Vice President of Business Development

Marconi Announces Big Switch/Router
News Wire Feed | 11/6/2000

BXR-48000 is a single stage non blocking 480 Gigabit/s switch router

Report: VC Spending Up
News Wire Feed | 11/3/2000

During the third quarter of 2000, $25.9 billion was invested in 1,774 companies

Tunable Filter Venture Launched
News Wire Feed | 11/3/2000

Optune Technologies will develop a new class of tunable optical filters

Yafo Appoints Finke
News Wire Feed | 11/3/2000

Paul J. Finke, former CEO of Entropic, will serve as CEO and president of Yafo Networks

IBM to Build EZchip's Processor
News Wire Feed | 11/3/2000

Will also acquire a 5 percent stake in EZchip

Sorrento to Supply Paris-Lyon Link
News Wire Feed | 11/3/2000

United Pan-Europe Communications has selected Sorrento's GigaMux Long Reach products to provide a regional DWDM link

ADC Expects Strong Q4
News Wire Feed | 11/2/2000

Expects sales to exceed $1 billion in the fourth quarter ended October 31, 2000

Astral Point, ATG Ink Big Deal
News Wire Feed | 11/2/2000

Advanced TelCom Group will use Astral Point’s ON 5000 optical services node in its multiservice metro network

360networks Goes Dutch on Cable
News Wire Feed | 11/2/2000

NKF Kabel BV is providing 360networks exclusive use of its unique JETnet technology in North America

Sandia Labs Announces MEMS Spinoff
News Wire Feed | 11/2/2000

MEMX Inc. will initially focus on producing optical switches for the telecommunications industry

Sorrento Doubles Its Staff
News Wire Feed | 11/2/2000

Growing customer base drives headcount to 220

MRV Reports Strong Q3 Growth
News Wire Feed | 11/1/2000

Sequential quarterly revenue increased 12%; pro forma net profit increased 150% from prior quarter

Foundry Expands Board
News Wire Feed | 11/1/2000

Appoint C. Nicholas Keating Jr. of IP Infusion, Steve Young of Found, and Alfred J. Amoroso of CrossWorlds Software

DigiLens Hires Lucent/Cisco Defectors
News Wire Feed | 11/1/2000

Xina Quan, Norihiko Nakayama, and Giovanni Delrosso join N. America, Asia-Pacific, and Europe operations, respectively

OpLink Intros Optical Switch
News Wire Feed | 11/1/2000

A 1x2 fiber-optic mechanical switch

Sunrise Launches Handheld OC48 Tester
News Wire Feed | 11/1/2000

Advanced features allow field technicians to completely verify their networks for both transmission and service quality

Kymata Snares Another $67M
News Wire Feed | 11/1/2000

New round of funding, led by European Venture Partners, brings two-year total to $162 million

Nortel Gives Guidance on Q4 Results
News Wire Feed | 11/1/2000

Outlook for 2000 and 2001 remains unchanged

WorldCom Issues Q4 Projections
News Wire Feed | 11/1/2000

Fourth quarter year-over-year revenue growth is expected to be in the 7 to 9 percent range

WorldCom to Create Tracking Stocks
News Wire Feed | 11/1/2000

One each for WorldCom and MCI

Copper Mountain Faces Fraud Complaint
News Wire Feed | 11/1/2000

Class-action suit filed on behalf of purchasers of Copper Mountain Networks common stock

Menachem Abraham Joins Onex Board
News Wire Feed | 11/1/2000

Founder, president, and CEO of Mintera Corp.; previously president of Enterprise Internetworking Systems at Lucent

Marconi Gets $10M Malaysia Deal
News Wire Feed | 11/1/2000

Marconi's DWDM solution to provide super-fast Internet access in Malaysia

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