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Cogent to Deploy Aura System
News Wire Feed | 4/30/2001

Will use Aura Networks' Radiance Optical Ethernet System for fiber optic provisioning to Cogent's optical network

BT Opts for Acterna Testers
News Wire Feed | 4/30/2001

British Telecom has chosen Acterna as its supplier of optical testers in a three-year deal

Time Warner, LuxN Ink DWDM Deal
News Wire Feed | 4/30/2001

Multiyear agreement to provide metro optical infrastructure; to deliver DWDM, gigabit Ethernet, and Fibre Channel services

Alidian DWDM Deployed in Korea
News Wire Feed | 4/30/2001

The Korea Internet Neutral Exchange Center (KINX) using 10-Gbit/s OSN 4200 systems for colocation, Internet connection, management services

Lightchip Names Sales VP
News Wire Feed | 4/30/2001

Robert Hughes most recently served as Vice President of Worldwide Sales Engineering at Brooktrout Technology

Teem Adds to Team
News Wire Feed | 4/30/2001

Hervé Hautin named director of manufacturing at Teem Photonics

Altera Hypes POS-PHY Support
News Wire Feed | 4/30/2001

POS-PHY Level 4 was developed by the Saturn Development Group and defines a standard for 10-Gbit/s multiservice system interfaces

CityNet Runs Through Viennese Sewers
News Wire Feed | 4/30/2001

Signs landmark agreement with city of Vienna, Austria, for last-mile fiber optic deployment

Trigyn Intros Billing System
News Wire Feed | 4/30/2001

Apollo is a fully convergent WAP- and Web-enabled billing and customer care system

MFN Surpasses Q1 Guidance
News Wire Feed | 4/30/2001

Revenues increased 141% over Q1 2000 to $77.0 million; fiber miles in service increased to 1.7 million

Nortel Announces MPLS Strategy
News Wire Feed | 4/30/2001

End-to-end approach that will drive a new generation of MPLS from the optical backbone through core IP and wireless networks

Infineon to Acquire Catamaran
News Wire Feed | 4/30/2001

Infineon will pay $250 million in common stock in connection with the acquisition of the IC manufacturer

PMC-Sierra Unveils 10-Gig Widget
News Wire Feed | 4/30/2001

XENON family of PHY/framers to enable convergence of OC192 ATM/POS, gigabit Ethernet, and 10-gigabit Ethernet services

Atoga Gets Another $50M
News Wire Feed | 4/30/2001

The lead investors in Atoga's equity financing are Silicon Valley Internet Capital and Institutional Venture Partners

Quarry Intros IP Service Edge Switch
News Wire Feed | 4/30/2001

iQ4000™ IP Service Edge Switch for service provider networks, multi-tenant units, and metropolitan area applications

DiCon Unveils MEMS Suite
News Wire Feed | 4/28/2001

MEMS attenuator, MEMS on-off switch, and MEMS 1x2 switch

Williams Adds to Credit Facility
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2001

Has closed a $450 million add-on to its senior secured credit facilities

Belgacom Boss Joins Tellabs Board
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2001

Stockholders elected Belgacom President and CEO John J. Goossens to Tellabs' board of directors

Corning Announces Q1 Results, Layoffs
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2001

Performance exceeds expectations as company lowers 2001 guidance and reduces workforce

Corvis Announces Q1 Results
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2001

Revenues of $84.1 million for its fiscal first quarter ended March 31, 2001; pro forma net loss of $23.0 million, or $0.07 per share

Qwest to Build National Net With Corvis
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2001

Qwest will deploy Corvis’s CorWave ON product suite in the development of a nationwide all-optical express network

'Red' Wilson to Chair Nortel Board
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2001

Lynton R. Wilson replaces Frank Carlucci, who's reached retirement age

Nortel Declares Dividends
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2001

Including C$1,975.34 per share on each outstanding Cumulative Redeemable Class A Preferred Shares Series 4

Alcatel Q1 Sales Up 24%
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2001

Telecom sales increased by 24% over Q1 2000; Telecom income from operations amounted to €84 million (US$75.7 million), a 6% increase

Alcatel Optronics Reports Record Q1
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2001

Sales at €155.8 million (US$140.4 million), up 105% over first quarter last year and 6.6% over fourth quarter 2000

Siemens Releases Q2 Results
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2001

Net income rose 9%; new orders climbed 17% to €21.9 billion; and sales rose 8% to €19.2 billion

Ardesta Launches Optical Startup
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2001

Translume Inc. to focus on optical components for the telecommunications industry

Alcatel Expanding Optronics Capacity
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2001

Alcatel GSM factory in Illkirch, France, to be converted into an Alcatel Optronics production center

Ixia Intros Load Module
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2001

Fully-integrated OC192c packet-over-Sonet, OC192c BERT, and 10GBase-W WAN analysis solution within a single interface load module

Atrica Unveils Metro System
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2001

Optical Ethernet System delivers 10-Gbit/s Ethernet technology, promising ten times better price/performance than existing Sonet-based equipment

Global Crossing Sale Gets OK
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2001

New York Public Service Commission has approved the $3.5 billion sale of Global Crossing's ILEC business to Citizens Communications

AXT Emits VCSEL
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2001

850nm oxide VCSEL devices available for modulation rates in excess of 3.125 Gbit/s

New Focus Concludes Q1
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2001

Net revenue for the first quarter of 2001 was $40.8 million, meeting revised guidance

Nortel, Minerva Combine on IP Video
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2001

Co-marketing IP-based on-demand video, e-learning, live television, traffic surveillance, and entertainment services

360networks Lands in Rio
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2001

Has unveiled a $30 million cable landing station in Rio de Janeiro

LMG Signs LOI With FWBHC
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2001

Light Management Group signs letter of intent with FibreWired Burlington Hydro Communications to assess LMG’s all-optical switch

Infineon Posts Shaky Q2
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2001

Net income was €23 million, down €123 million from the same quarter of the last fiscal year and €257 million from the previous quarter

Vitesse Intros Quad Transceiver
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2001

The VSC7216-02 is a quad multi-gigabit interconnect IC that consumes only 700mW

VIPswitch Names VIP
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2001

Don Gibbs, former President and CEO of Positron Fiber Systems, appointed President and CEO of VIPswitch

Astral Point Enhances Crossconnect
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2001

STS-1 Transmultiplexer Module provides low-cost grooming for voice switches

TyCom to Use Acterna Testers
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2001

Instruments will enable commissioning, operation, and maintenance of advanced voice and data services on TyCom Global Network

AT&T Announces Q1 Returns
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2001

Revenue increased $862 million, to approximately $16.76 billion

Verizon Announces Q1 Returns
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2001

Adjusted diluted earnings per share of 72 cents on net income of $2 billion

AMCC Announces Q4 Returns
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2001

Revenues of $121.1 million, pro forma earnings per share $0.09

Avici Hit With Shareholder Suit
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2001

Complaint also names as defendant Morgan Stanley; alleges violations of federal securities laws related to company's IPO registration

Sycamore Takes Lead in Europe
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2001

Secures number one position with 32 percent share in European metro DWDM market

Xanoptix Adds to Transceiver Suite
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2001

Latest XTM-1 is made for distances greater than 1km and has a total bandwidth of 225 Gbit/s

Bookham Announces Q1 Results
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2001

Revenues were £11.6 million ($16.5 million); largest customer this quarter was Nortel, representing 36% of sales

Quarry Adds to Management Team
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2001

Has named a former Marconi exec VP of Sales and a former Lucent exec VP of engineering; cofounder Henry Yeh to be senior VP of engineering

Memscap Records Q1 Growth
News Wire Feed | 4/24/2001

Q1 revenue of €3.0 million (US$2.68 million) equals 97 percent of entire fiscal year 2000 revenue

Avanex Promotes Engle to CEO
News Wire Feed | 4/24/2001

Paul Engle, President and Chief Operating Officer, will become Chief Executive Officer of the company effective July 1, 2001

Avanex Posts Q3 Returns
News Wire Feed | 4/24/2001

Announces revenues of $30.3 million; $19.8 million year-to-year revenue growth

360networks Is Credit-Worthy
News Wire Feed | 4/24/2001

In full compliance with all covenants under the company's $1.2 billion senior secured credit facility

Yipes Lights Up Realtors
News Wire Feed | 4/24/2001

Northside Realty in Atlanta and The Group in Colorado's Front Range use Yipes's optical IP network

Optical Access Ships Wireless Solution
News Wire Feed | 4/24/2001

Carrier-class speed and service of TereScope 1000G offers service providers the wherewithall to provide robust data services quickly

Lucent Reports Improved Q2
News Wire Feed | 4/24/2001

Reports significant progress with seven-point restructuring program; pro forma revenues from continuing operations increased 36%

Intel Scoops Up Chips
News Wire Feed | 4/24/2001

Acquires component makers, Cognet and nSerial; LightLogic acquisition pending

Tellium to Train Its Customers
News Wire Feed | 4/24/2001

Training center in W. Long Branch, N.J., offers customers and employees hands-on training using Tellium's Aurora OpticalSwitches

Qwest Has a Good Q1
News Wire Feed | 4/24/2001

Quarterly revenue grew nearly 12 percent over pro forma 2000; EBITDA growth of nearly 16 percent

JDSU Announces Weak Q3, Cutbacks
News Wire Feed | 4/24/2001

Reports losses of $1.3 billion or $1.13 per share for the quarter; to vacate 25 buildings and reduce employment by approximately 5,000

CoSine Introduces Services Switch
News Wire Feed | 4/24/2001

IPSX 3500 Service Processing Switch for network-based IP services

Azanda Unveils OC192 ICs
News Wire Feed | 4/24/2001

They perform traffic management, statistics collection, and internetworking functions at 10 Gbit/s and above

Tunable Photonics Raises $7M
News Wire Feed | 4/24/2001

Components startup concludes first funding round, led by Blueprint Ventures, Forrest Binkley and Brown, and The United Company

Lynx Adds to Switch Suite
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

The Packet.8x8 has 8 input ports and 8 output ports and a switching time of less than 5 nanoseconds

MPI Names Sales Boss
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

Jay West, new vice president of sales and marketing, comes from Chorum Technologies

Nortel, Vitesse Join on Packet Ring
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

Vitesse will use its products in conjunction with Nortel's OPTera technology to develop 2.5-Gbit/s and 10-Gbit/s chipset platforms

Telynx Teams With HarmonyCom
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

For end-to-end provisioning, service, and network management

TI Touts Optical Wireless Advance
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

Optical wireless reference design uses TI's analog micro-mirror and DSP to deliver 100-Mbit/s Ethernet connections

Symmorphix Lands $13 Million
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

Funding, led by Dominion Capital Management, will be used to purchase manufacturing equipment and expand facilities

China Gets Luminous
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

China Netcom Corp. has selected Luminous Networks' PacketWave Optical Access Switches for deployment in major metropolitan area networks

VIPswitch Advances in Asia
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

Has entered into a partnership with Powernet, a leading manufacturer and supplier of broadband access solutions in Korea

BrightLink Announces Lab Trials
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

The BOSS 1000 optical switch is shipping to two prominent carrier labs in May for customer trials

CoSine Gets Texas Network Deal
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

Masergy Communications has purchased the CoSine IP Service Delivery Platform for immediate deployment

Riverstone Intros Line-Card Architecture
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

The new architecture provides full multiprotocol label switching (MPLS) capabilities over a gigabit Ethernet interface

Astral Point Lays Off 20%
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

Has reduced its headcount by 45 people at its Chelmsford facility

Cisco Faces Another Suit
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

A private securities action requesting class-action status has been initiated on behalf of Cisco stockholders

NTT to Deploy CoSine IP Platform
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

Japanese carrier has purchased CoSine's IP Service Delivery Platform to provide a transcontinental, network-, and IPSec-based VPN service

Int'l FiberCom to Sell Metro-Optix Platform
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

International FiberCom will resell Metro-Optix’s CityStream multiservice provisioning optical platform

Williams to Complete Stock Distribution
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

400 million shares of Williams Communications will be distributed today to Williams shareholders in the form of a tax-free dividend

Atrica Intros Optical Ethernet System
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

Announces A-2100 Optical Ethernet Edge Switch, A-5100 Optical Ethernet Aggregation Switch, A-8100 Optical Ethernet Core Switch

Nortel Appoints Marketing Strategist
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

Has appointed Anil Khatod to the newly created position of Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer

Tellabs Wins Japan Contract
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

Jupiter Telecommunications will use Tellabs' Cablespan 2300 telephony distribution system with its cable TV and high-speed Internet service

Intune Names Software Chief
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

Ed Mowse, Director of Software Development, comes from Seagate Software

World Wide Packets Joins AG for VOIP
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

World Wide and AG Communication Systems enter product partnership for packet-based fiber deployments

Teleglobe Chooses Xacct Platform
News Wire Feed | 4/23/2001

Teleglobe has purchased XACCT Technologies' "Network-to-Business" (N2B) platform

Cypress Ships 'FIFO Memories'
News Wire Feed | 4/20/2001

The new 10-Gbit/s 3.3 V Cypress FIFO memories transfer data at speeds up to 133 MHz

PMC-Sierra Announces Q1 Returns
News Wire Feed | 4/20/2001

Net revenues increased 5% compared to the first quarter of 2000 while declining 48% compared to the fourth quarter of 2000

Xilinx Posts Year-End Results
News Wire Feed | 4/20/2001

Fourth-quarter 2001 revenues down 9.6% sequentially; up 63% year-to-year

Scientific-Atlanta Posts Record Quarter
News Wire Feed | 4/20/2001

Third-quarter net earnings double to $0.46 per share; backlog exceeds $1 billion for the first time

Ericsson Meets Low Q1 Expectations
News Wire Feed | 4/20/2001

Negative cash flow was primarily attributable to operating losses in mobile phones and slower customer payments

Brocade Looks to Weak Q2
News Wire Feed | 4/20/2001

Expects to report total net revenue for the second quarter of fiscal 2001 that will be 30 percent less than that of the first quarter

Nortel Issues Mediocre Q1 Results
News Wire Feed | 4/19/2001

Revenues were US$6.18 billion for the first quarter of 2001, down from US$6.32 billion for the same period in 2000

France Telecom to Test LMGR Switch
News Wire Feed | 4/19/2001

Light Management Group has signed a letter of intent with France Telecom to test its acousto-optic switch

Proximion Raises $2.8 Million
News Wire Feed | 4/19/2001

Proximion Fiber Optics gains SEK 28 million (US$2.77 million) with new issue

Ilotron Gets ISO 9000 Registration
News Wire Feed | 4/19/2001

Receives quality assurance certification from accreditation body, Det Norske Veritas Certification Ltd.

Don Smith Named Mitel Networks CEO
News Wire Feed | 4/19/2001

Former Nortel President, Optical Internet Solutions, rejoins his old firm

Unisphere Names Sales VP
News Wire Feed | 4/19/2001

Appoints Bruce Skoletsky, formerly of Ellacoya networks, Vice President of Strategic Accounts

TeraForce Launches Metro Optical Unit
News Wire Feed | 4/19/2001

The Aegean Networks product line employs proprietary technology to enable dynamic service provisioning and metering

Infonetics: Metro Market to Hit $17B
News Wire Feed | 4/19/2001

N. American service provider expenditures for metro network equipment will grow to $17.2B by 2003, according to Infonetics Research

Extreme Announces Q3 Results
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2001

Revenues increase 67 percent annually; Q3 pro forma net loss of 7 cents per share

Bankrupt Winstar Sues Lucent for $10B
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2001

Suit claims Lucent breached its obligations under its strategic partnership agreement; blames alleged breach for bankruptcy petition

Tellium Optical Switch Wins Award
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2001

Aurora Optical Switch has received the 2000 Optical Networking Equipment Product of the Year award from Communications ASP Magazine

Agilent Intros 10-Gig WAN Test Interface
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2001

Industry’s first line interface to support 10-Gbit/s Ethernet WAN serial testing

Avici Completes MPLS Tests
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2001

Demonstrated the ability of MPLS-enabled products from Avici and others to support MPLS VPNs and IP traffic engineering

Global Crossing Implements MPLS
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2001

To implement multiprotocol label switching traffic engineering (MPLS-te) as a backbone transport technology on a global basis

Tellabs Announces Earnings, Cuts
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2001

Company announces plan to align expenses with revenue and exit SALIX® product line; to reduce its workforce by about 550 people

AMCC, Agilent Join on OC48 Demo
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2001

AMCC's 16-bit transceiver with clock and data recovery and Agilent's small form factor fiber optic transceiver demonstrate interoperability

Appian Employs Aristasoft Solution
News Wire Feed | 4/17/2001

Integrating operations, finance, and collaborative manufacturing commerce

ONI Systems Reports Record Q1
News Wire Feed | 4/17/2001

First-quarter revenue increases 50% over prior quarter; customer total increases to 21

Vitesse Marks 'Disappointing Quarter'
News Wire Feed | 4/17/2001

Revenues in the second quarter of fiscal 2001 were $121.8 million, a decrease of 26% from $165.1 million in the first quarter

Accelerated Makes Changes
News Wire Feed | 4/17/2001

President/COO Edward E. Thurman has resigned; Pete Patel named senior vice president, engineering and operations

Fiberspace Appoints Two
News Wire Feed | 4/17/2001

Appoints Patricia Wehr as Vice President of Finance and Administration; Dr. Alan Willner to Technical Advisory Board

E-xpedient Delivers Wireless Network
News Wire Feed | 4/17/2001

Employs 60 GHz and free-space optics to deliver 100-Mbit/s Internet access to businesses in Miami

Ciena Announces Appointments
News Wire Feed | 4/17/2001

Appoints Robert Finch Senior Vice President, Corporate Development; Rafael de Ory Managing Director, EMEA

AMCC, Cisco Team on RPR Development
News Wire Feed | 4/17/2001

OC48 and OC192 Resilient Packet Ring technology to use Cisco's Spatial Reuse Protocol and AMCC's framer and Physical Layer technology

Cidra Withdraws IPO Bid
News Wire Feed | 4/17/2001

Has submitted an application to the SEC to withdraw its Registration Statement for an initial public offering

Finisar Lowers Q4 Outlook
News Wire Feed | 4/17/2001

Revenue and earnings for the fiscal fourth quarter ending April 30, 2001, will be lower than previously projected

Cisco Projects Revenue Dip
News Wire Feed | 4/16/2001

Cisco expects revenue for its fiscal third quarter to be down approximately 30 percent from Q2; blames the economy

Appian Adds to Services Platform
News Wire Feed | 4/16/2001

Has announced a new software and hardware release for its Optical Services Activation Platform (OSAP)

Digital Fountain Spews Product Line
News Wire Feed | 4/16/2001

'Meta-Content' products complement technologies from Microsoft, Sony, and Cisco

Luminous, Sonus Team on VOIP
News Wire Feed | 4/16/2001

Luminous joins Sonus's Open Services Partner Alliance to offer carrier-class voice and VOIP metro solutions

TeraConnect Debuts With Demo
News Wire Feed | 4/16/2001

Announces successful eight-week demonstration of the world’s densest optical interconnect

John Gavin Named Pirus CFO
News Wire Feed | 4/16/2001

New appointments include the promotion of Stephen Cleary to Vice President of Operations

Rayteq Raises $4.5 Million
News Wire Feed | 4/16/2001

Polaris Venture Capital and Ascend Technology Ventures have invested in the first funding round for the Israeli startup

Williams Expands in Metro
News Wire Feed | 4/16/2001

Strategic agreements with Switch and Data and PAIX.net create increased connectivity to the Williams network

ADC Reorganizes
News Wire Feed | 4/13/2001

Announces new organizational structure to better align the company to meet its strategic, operational, and financial objectives

AMCC Faces Shareholder Suit
News Wire Feed | 4/13/2001

The complaint alleges false and misleading statements concerning the company's operations and prospects for Q4 2001 and beyond

Lumenon, Molex Terminate Teamwork
News Wire Feed | 4/13/2001

End plan to jointly develop products for the photonics industry; stock restriction agreement will also terminate

Focal Goes With Unisphere Switch
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2001

Focal Communications deploys Unisphere Networks’ edge routing switch in its Focal Internet eXchange

Broadnet Chooses Narus Technology
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2001

ComCast subsidiary has adopted Narus's technology to develop differentiated services

Nortel Honcho Moves to Zenastra
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2001

Michael Fichtner, former head of global sales for Nortel Opto-electronics and Semiconductor unit, to lead Zenastra global sales

Zenastra Ships First Products
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2001

Optical component startup has received its first orders and is shipping sample products

Juniper Posts Q1 Returns
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2001

Net revenue $332.1 million, up 420 percent; pro forma EPS $0.25 for the period ending March 31, 2001

Extreme to Etherize New Zealand
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2001

Extreme teams with TelstraSaturn and Ericsson to establish national communications network in New Zealand

360networks Names CFO
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2001

Vanessa Wittman was senior director of corporate development at Microsoft

Ex-Alcatel Prez Joins Scottish Startup
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2001

Pearse Flynn, former president of the carrier networking group at Alcatel, has been named non-executive chairman at Terahertz Photonics

AFOP to Shop Add/Drop
News Wire Feed | 4/11/2001

Releases an all passive, filter based, 50GHz optical add/drop multiplexer product suite aimed at metro and long-haul markets

PMC-Sierra Devises SerDes Devices
News Wire Feed | 4/11/2001

PM8355 QuadPHY-II, PM8351 OctalPHY, and PM8353 QuadPHY provide multiport gigabit serial backplane interconnect for switches/routers

GTS/Esprit Restructuring on Track
News Wire Feed | 4/11/2001

GTS Europe has successfully completed its solicitation of consents from the holders of its notes

Avanex Lowers Q3 Guidance
News Wire Feed | 4/11/2001

Blames -- what else? -- industry slump

NetVMG Scores $57 Million
News Wire Feed | 4/11/2001

Funding round for intelligent IP traffic management (IPTM) services startup led by Accel Partners and Duff Ackerman & Goodrich

RHK: Nortel Leads Euro WDM Market
News Wire Feed | 4/11/2001

In 2000 Nortel had a 31% market share, followed by Lucent at 19%, Alcatel at 17%, and Ciena at 16%

European ISP Goes With Juniper
News Wire Feed | 4/11/2001

Tiscali, one of Europe's largest Internet Service Providers, has selected Juniper Networks' M-series for its core IP backbone

Williams Crosses the Pond
News Wire Feed | 4/11/2001

TAT-14 undersea fiber-optic cable will allow Williams to transport traffic from Europe to its U.S. backbone network

Isomet Customer Reneges
News Wire Feed | 4/11/2001

Approximately $3.6 million of $4.7 million in backlog orders from a customer have been cancelled

ZettaCom Announces Partnerships
News Wire Feed | 4/11/2001

With NetLogic and SiberCore for the development of OC192 solutions

Simax Refines Glass Making Technology
News Wire Feed | 4/11/2001

Breakthrough on the monophase Sol-Gel sub-nanometer material processing method

Agilent Funds College Lab
News Wire Feed | 4/11/2001

Agilent Broadband Communications Laboratory at the University College London launched to the tune of $1 million

CityNet Raises $275 Million
News Wire Feed | 4/10/2001

Broadband infrastructure startup closes second round funding led by The Carlyle Group

Clear Clears $20M
News Wire Feed | 4/10/2001

Provider of optical net management software closes equity investment round led by William Blair Capital Partners and Lovett Miller & Co.

Cisco Advances on MPLS, DiffServ
News Wire Feed | 4/10/2001

Touts industry's first QOS-enhanced MPLS traffic engineering solution; also QOS DiffServ solution

Broadcom Sued for Stock Inflation
News Wire Feed | 4/10/2001

Accused of disseminating "materially false and misleading financial results" and straying from accounting orthodoxy

Quarry Bags Another $38 Million
News Wire Feed | 4/10/2001

3i Group led the third funding round with Jerusalem Venture Partners, joined by Corvis Corporation

Nortel, Agilent Launch Joint Venture
News Wire Feed | 4/10/2001

To integrate physical fiber and logical network layers through Nortel Preside network management and Agilent accessFIBER

K2 Optronics Receives ISO 9001
News Wire Feed | 4/10/2001

Optical components and subsystems maker has received ISO 9001 certification from SGS International Certification Services

Marconi to Lay Off 3,000
News Wire Feed | 4/10/2001

Reports board changes, updates profit forecast

$55 Million Falls in Lap of LuxN
News Wire Feed | 4/9/2001

Fourth round of funding, led by Firsthand Capital Management, raises total to more than $150 million

Wave7 Names Chief Architect
News Wire Feed | 4/9/2001

Stephen Thomas, former CTO for TransNexus and AT&T Tridom

Metro-Optix Goes With Agere Gear
News Wire Feed | 4/9/2001

Metro-Optix has selected a suite of Agere optical components for use in its CityStream platform

Nortel, Antec Revise Partnership
News Wire Feed | 4/9/2001

Amend the agreement they reached last October to realign their cable businesses to create a new company

Everest Deploys Ethernet Services
News Wire Feed | 4/9/2001

Announces deployment of its Metropolitan Ethernet Services Architecture (MESA); introduces "Liquid MegaBit" service

Startup Signs Ex-Lucent Sales Exec
News Wire Feed | 4/9/2001

Bob Hewitt will serve as Vice President of Business Development and Sales for Seneca Networks

Avici Opens in China
News Wire Feed | 4/9/2001

New sales and support offices in Beijing and Hong Kong

Foundry Lowers Q1 Outlook
News Wire Feed | 4/9/2001

But expects to be cash-flow positive for the first quarter and post its ninth consecutive profitable quarter

AMCC Announces Edge Platform
News Wire Feed | 4/9/2001

nP7250 Network Processor, nPX5700 Traffic Manager, and nPX5800 Switch Fabric provide solution for OC48c, scaling to OC192c

Digital Lightwave Goes Global
News Wire Feed | 4/9/2001

Establishes international distribution agreement with Wandel Global Services

Vitesse Extends Product Line
News Wire Feed | 4/9/2001

Announces expansion strategy for switch fabric product line, introduces Crosstream E chipset for access markets

Finisar Acquires Shomiti
News Wire Feed | 4/9/2001

Shomiti Systems has been merged with a wholly-owned subsidiary of Finisar Corp.

PhotoniXnet Comes to America
News Wire Feed | 4/9/2001

Japanese startup has opened its first U.S. office in San Jose

Équipe Unveils ATM-to-IP Switch
News Wire Feed | 4/9/2001

Qusion Raises $9.25 Million
News Wire Feed | 4/9/2001

Wasserstein Ventures is a lead investor in component maker's first round of financing, along with Vantage Point Venture Partners

Marconi to Light Outback
News Wire Feed | 4/9/2001

Amcom Telecommunications' sole supplier to provide Australia's third high-speed optical fiber network link between the West and East Coast

Agilent Announces Pay Cuts
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2001

Will temporarily reduce employee pay by 10 percent

FLAG, Verizon to Launch Euro Network
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2001

Collaborating on fiber optic network to provide connectivity to major European business centers

Extreme Warns of Loss
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2001

Expects to report a pro forma loss of approximately $0.06 to $0.08 per share for the third quarter

Tellabs Lowers Q1 Guidance
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2001

Projects EPS of 29 cents, compared with prior guidance of 35 to 38 cents

Logitech Upgrades With Extreme
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2001

Logitech standardizes on broadband switching from Extreme Networks for its corporate net

TeleLink, Trellis Fund TeraSpan
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2001

TeleLink subsidiary's fiber optic technology attracts first-round financing of $2 million

OMM Awarded ISO 9001 Certification
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2001

For its MEMS-based switching technology

Sycamore Revises Forecast
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2001

Customer cancellations are blamed for lower projections

Broadwing Takes Off
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2001

Lights its 18,500-mile all-optical switched network

Exodus Teams With Telseon
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2001

Exodus will resell Telseon's metropolitan gigabit Ethernet services to its customers

TeraXion Scores $15M Round One
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2001

Series A funding for FBG components vendor led by Wynnchurch Capital

Qwest Extends ONI Gear Deployment
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2001

Employing ONI's ONLINE transport platform to deliver OC192 services to metro customers

Avici Founder Must Sell Shares
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2001

Hank Zannini was forced to liquidate 300,000 shares of his holdings in Avici on a demand call from his lender, Merrill Lynch

Net.com Emits Billing SCREAM
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2001

Portal Software's billing platform integrated with net.com's SCREAM service creation platform

Aeroflex Acquires TriLink
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2001

Has purchased TriLink Communications Corp. for approximately 1.2 million shares of Aeroflex common stock

AboveNet Storms Europe
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2001

Storm Telecommunications' StormWave flexible bandwidth services chosen by Abovenet to extend its network reach in Europe

Qwest: No WinStar Deal
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2001

Qwest has no current intention to acquire, purchase any assets of, or invest in WinStar Communications Inc.

AirFiber Secures $50 Million
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2001

Third round of equity financing was led by GM Capital Partners

Agilent Completes Silicon Micro Buy
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2001

Acquires Gefran Silicon Micro Systems Srl., a fiber optic technology lab, for approximately $55 million in cash

Ardesta to Market Sandia MEMS
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2001

Sandia has granted Ardesta a nonexclusive right and license to make and sell products using Sandia's SUMMiT technology

Ericsson Gets $400M China Deal
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2001

Projects include IP backbone construction in Beijing and the provinces of Shandong, Hebei, and Yunnan

Infineon Unveils VCSEL
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2001

1300nm lasers can be modulated up to 10 GHz, providing the output power required for OC192 data rates

Cogent, TalkingNets Combine on Voice
News Wire Feed | 4/5/2001

TalkingNets to deliver softswitch-based voice services to broadband service provider customers over Cogent's nationwide network.

BrightLink Trims Workforce
News Wire Feed | 4/4/2001

Will close the BrightLink Texas Development Center and lay off 27% of its staff

Lucent: We're Not Bankrupt
News Wire Feed | 4/4/2001

Says insolvency rumors are groundless and restructuring plans are on track

Dr. J. Posts to Williams Board
News Wire Feed | 4/4/2001

Also John A. (Ian) Craig, Nortel VP; and Morgan O'Brien, founder of Nextel

Sorrento Appoints VP
News Wire Feed | 4/4/2001

Marc Thurman named vice president of Operations

PMC-Sierra Announces 10-Gig Interface
News Wire Feed | 4/4/2001

POS-PHY Level 4 Specification developed by the Saturn Development Group and approved by the Optical Internetworking Forum

ADC Adds to Services Suite
News Wire Feed | 4/4/2001

NetDiscovery Network Inventory Management and Data Integrity Services

Lightscape Scores Philippine Win
News Wire Feed | 4/4/2001

Globe Telecom has selected Lightscape Networks' technology for a $20 million project

Accelerant Launches First Product
News Wire Feed | 4/3/2001

AN5000 Backplane Communications Transceiver delivers 5 Gbit/s on a differential pair (10 Gbit/s full duplex)

Cypress Intros PSI Chip
News Wire Feed | 4/3/2001

The PSI2G100 combines a 2.5 Gbit/s serial link, 100k gates of programmable logic, and 0.5 Mbits of communications memory

Multiplex Unveils 10-Gig Transponder
News Wire Feed | 4/3/2001

Combines its MTRX192L 10-Gbit/s photoreceiver and MTX-TEML 16-channel transmitter into a package that measures 2x3x0.59”

Wave7 Names Tech Chief
News Wire Feed | 4/3/2001

Bruce W. Roe, most recently at Nortel, appointed Vice President of Engineering

360networks Selling Waves Under Waves
News Wire Feed | 4/3/2001

Sells more than 25% of capacity on transatlantic network; worldwide Q1 sales exceed US$475 million

OMM Replaces CEO
News Wire Feed | 4/3/2001

Philip Chapman, former VP and CFO at Microchip Technology Inc., named president and CEO

Finisar Founder Increases Holding
News Wire Feed | 4/3/2001

Seti Trading Co., an investment holding company wholly owned by Frank H. and Wynnette L. Levinson, purchased a total of 1.2 million shares

Mitel, Agilent Agree On Standard
News Wire Feed | 4/3/2001

Multisource agreement for next-generation, 4-channel, parallel fiber optic modules operating at data rates up to 10 Gbit/s

Vitesse Buys Exbit
News Wire Feed | 4/3/2001

Exbit Technology is a fabless semiconductor company developing gigabit and 10-gig Ethernet switching and routing technology

Redback Backs Off on Guidance
News Wire Feed | 4/2/2001

Expects lower first-quarter 2001 results; will trim 150 jobs

GTS Selling Golden Telecom Shares
News Wire Feed | 4/2/2001

Will sell about 12.2 million shares at $10.25 per-share, for a total of $125 million, and will retain approximately 2.9 million shares

Princeton Lightwave 'Raises the Bar'
News Wire Feed | 4/2/2001

It has reached the 1-watt power level from a single narrow-stripe pump laser chip

IBM to Design Nishan SAN Gear
News Wire Feed | 4/2/2001

IBM Global Services will offer consulting, design, and implementation services for Nishan IP storage products

Alcatel Goes to Jail
News Wire Feed | 4/2/2001

Florida's Seminole County Court has selected Alcatel's OmniSwitch to produce video streaming to the courthouses from the jail

Lantern Boosts RPR Initiative
News Wire Feed | 4/2/2001

Two Lantern executives will serve as officers of the newly created Resilient Packet Ring Alliance (RPRA)

Lynx Moves to New Digs
News Wire Feed | 4/2/2001

34,000 square-foot facility in Calabasas Hills

Blue Sky Unveils Free-Space Lasers
News Wire Feed | 4/2/2001

Low- and high-power laser diode sources with ideal, round beams extend the range and reliability of fiberless laser communication

Agility Announces 10-mW Laser
News Wire Feed | 4/2/2001

Adds amplifier to tunable laser, on same piece of indium phosphide

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