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ONI Revenues Hit $9.5 Million
News Wire Feed | 7/31/2000

The company announces its quarterly earnings for the first time since going public

Metromedia to Deploy Juniper Routers
News Wire Feed | 7/31/2000

MFN's worldwide optical IP network to benefit from increased speeds and enhanced security of Juniper's M160 routers

Netro Introduces 3.5 GHz Radio
News Wire Feed | 7/31/2000

The new product expands the range of small- and medium-size businesses a service provider can address with the AirStar system

Giganet Announces VI/IP
News Wire Feed | 7/31/2000

The VI/IP products should greatly improve application performance and scalability over Ethernet, while preserving customers' investments.

Redback to Acquire Abatis Systems
News Wire Feed | 7/31/2000

The deal, estimated at $636 million, will enable Redback to increase the IP service opportunities it provides to its customer base

CODEON Gets $17.1 Million Infusion
News Wire Feed | 7/31/2000

The optical component startup will use the money to expand the manufacturing base for its high-speed external modulators

Ennovate Names CFO, Legal Counsel
News Wire Feed | 7/31/2000

Allen Davis to take charge of Ennovate's financial planning; Christina Schaper to oversee legal affairs

Lucent Develops Organic Laser
News Wire Feed | 7/31/2000

Less expensive organic materials could radically reduce the cost of lasers and lead to more widespread applications

Broadcom to Acquire Altima
News Wire Feed | 7/31/2000

Acquisition expands Broadcom's networking portfolio for small- to medium-size business applications and strengthens presence in Asia

Terawave Introduces PON Navigator
News Wire Feed | 7/31/2000

Terawave claims its software applications allow network designers to deploy PONs without investing in a team of optical specialists

Intellispace Inks $200M Deal With MFN
News Wire Feed | 7/31/2000

IntelliSpace Enters into 20-year Agreement with MFN for Fiber-Optic Networks in up to 67 Major Markets in North America and Europe

ADVA Puts $1 Million Into OptXCon
News Wire Feed | 7/31/2000

OptXCon receives seed funding for the development of advanced optical cross-connect networking solutions

Alcatel Unveils All-Optical Cross-Connect
News Wire Feed | 7/31/2000

The vendor claims its CrossLight photonic cross-connect can reduce network operating costs by 40% The vendor claims its new high-speed cross-connect offers the world's largest capacity levels and 40 percent optical-network cost reduction

Luxcore Raises $10m First Round
News Wire Feed | 7/31/2000

Startup, previously called Synchordia, is developing an all-optical switch

Nortel to Buy Alteon for $7.8B
News Wire Feed | 7/28/2000

Integrating Alteon's switching products with Nortel's service offerings will enable Nortel to build the next-generation Internet data center

Marconi in $3 Billion+ Deal With BT
News Wire Feed | 7/28/2000

Marconi will supply optical networking gear, SDH equipment, and services for BT's optical network buildout

Williams Posts Second Quarter Results
News Wire Feed | 7/28/2000

Williams Communications reports net loss of $3.9 million on 20% growth in revenues to $515.1 million

FiberNet , Nortel Ink $200 Million Contract
News Wire Feed | 7/28/2000

Two-year deal includes rollout of OPTera Metro solution in five major U.S. cities

MRV Acquires Astro Terra
News Wire Feed | 7/28/2000

Unification of optical wireless activities to take place under newly formed Optical Access Inc.

Corning and Nortel End Discussions
News Wire Feed | 7/27/2000

Nortel's optical division will not be combining with Corning

Alcatel Plans Optical Tracking Stock
News Wire Feed | 7/27/2000

Alcatel announces plans to create a tracking stock for its optical components business.

Luminent IPO
News Wire Feed | 7/27/2000

MRV Communications has filed for an IPO for its subsidiary, Luminent.

Alcatel Posts 37% Rise in Revenues
News Wire Feed | 7/27/2000

Strategic repositioning gives Alcatel a record Q2.

JDSU 's 4Q Sales Up 33%
News Wire Feed | 7/26/2000

Sales for year ending June 30 total $1.43 billion

VIAG Interkom to Deploy Marconi Solution
News Wire Feed | 7/26/2000

Marconi wins order to deploy wireless local loop system for German voice/data network

Nortel Q2 Revenues Up 48%
News Wire Feed | 7/26/2000

Raises outlook for 2000 and sets outlook for 2001

Packeteer Intros Next Gen Software
News Wire Feed | 7/26/2000

Packeteer announces a new version of its advanced PacketWise operating software

Bookham Opens Component Plant
News Wire Feed | 7/26/2000

16,000-sq-ft. facility will make silicon-based optical integrated circuits.

Physical Optics Expands Switch Line
News Wire Feed | 7/25/2000

POC introduces its new and expanded Fiber Optic Route Protection Switch

Unisphere Wins Contract in Korea
News Wire Feed | 7/25/2000

Unisphere’s Edge Routing Switch to terminate 1.5 million Hanaro subscribers by year’s end

ONI Opens R&D Center in RTP
News Wire Feed | 7/25/2000

New facility supports product development, sales, and field engineering

NorthEast Optic Reports 236% Growth
News Wire Feed | 7/25/2000

NorthEast Optic Network announces second quarter 2000 results

Nortel Lands $2B Order With BT
News Wire Feed | 7/25/2000

Joins Marconi as strategic supplier for IP upgrade of U.K. backbone

Time Warner Selects Sonus for Buildout
News Wire Feed | 7/25/2000

Time Warner Telecom will purchase $75 million worth of equipment over next three years

Lucent to Buy Spring Tide for $1.3B
News Wire Feed | 7/25/2000

Acquisition will further its VPN capability, Lucent says

Corning Profits Beat Expectations
News Wire Feed | 7/25/2000

Corning pro forma earnings per share up 80% in second quarter

Cypress Semi Acquires MEMS Maker
News Wire Feed | 7/25/2000

Cypress acquires Silicon Light Machines

Optical Startup Launched in India
News Wire Feed | 7/25/2000

Sycamore-sponsored startup to focus on high-capacity Internet transport

Siemens Invests in Switch Startup
News Wire Feed | 7/24/2000

Optical Micro-Machines Inc. already supplies MEMs-based subsystems used in Siemens' optical cross-connect

Nortel to Double Production Capacity
News Wire Feed | 7/24/2000

Invests further $1.9 billion in components, systems

Marconi wins $3+ Billion Contract
News Wire Feed | 7/24/2000

British Telecom picks it for SDH, DWDM

Marconi Launches Gig E Switches
News Wire Feed | 7/24/2000

Backplane capacities of 45.76 and 139 Gbit/s

Ciena Signs $120M Contract With Nextlink
News Wire Feed | 7/24/2000

Nextlink lights first section of its intercity network in the "Texas Triangle"

Sycamore Intros SILVX Partner Program
News Wire Feed | 7/24/2000

The first program partners offer integrated service provisioning and service assurance capabilities

Amber Raises $91M Third Round
News Wire Feed | 7/24/2000

Record investments reaffirm Amber's market-leading position

Ex-RBOC Prez Joins Quantum Bridge Board
News Wire Feed | 7/24/2000

James Cullen to enhance company's service provider focus

Syndesis Launches Provisioning Platform
News Wire Feed | 7/24/2000

Joins Sycamore partner program

Alloptic Gets CEO, Opens Lab
News Wire Feed | 7/21/2000

Advanced Technology Lab will strengthen links to UC Davis

Agilent Expects 3Q Earnings Shortfall
News Wire Feed | 7/21/2000

Blames parts shortages

Alcatel Takes 74% Share in Cable Contractor
News Wire Feed | 7/21/2000

Anticipates service provider needs for submarine installs

AFOP Raises $27.5 Million
News Wire Feed | 7/21/2000

Component and subsystem vendor plans to expand manufacturing capacity

Lucent Reports Q3, Confirms Spin-Off
News Wire Feed | 7/20/2000

Company warns growth will slow, confirms spin-off of Microelectronics division

360networks Q2 Revenue up 108%
News Wire Feed | 7/20/2000

Company report EBITDA up 100 percent

KPNQwest: Revenue Up 137%
News Wire Feed | 7/20/2000

Up 34 percent sequentially.

NorthEast Optic Intros Lambda Service
News Wire Feed | 7/20/2000

Plans to offer ISP customers an alternative to dark fiber

Extreme Announces Record Q4 Revenues
News Wire Feed | 7/19/2000

Revenues increase 37% over Q3 2000 and annual revenue exceeds $260 million

Paragon, HCL To Team On Optical Access
News Wire Feed | 7/19/2000

Paragon partners with HCL for research and development of Paragon's next generation optical access Switch

Ciena Sues Corvis
News Wire Feed | 7/19/2000

Ciena files patent infringement lawsuit against Corvis

Astral Point Raises Another $40M
News Wire Feed | 7/19/2000

Astral Point Closes $80 Million Third Round

Lucent Wins $250M AT&T Deal
News Wire Feed | 7/19/2000

AT&T Wireless chooses Lucent as infrastructure supplier for broadband fixed wireless network

Digital Light Wave Reports Record Q2
News Wire Feed | 7/18/2000

Revenues Increase 106 Percent Year Over Year

Judith O'Brien Joins CIENA Board
News Wire Feed | 7/18/2000

Partner with Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, has joined the company's Board of Directors

Broadcom 2Q Revenues Up 105% Over '99
News Wire Feed | 7/18/2000

Broadcom reports record second quarter revenue and profit

Fujitsu Enhances Mux Line
News Wire Feed | 7/18/2000

New release enables auto-configuration, facility detection

Williams Extends Contract With Nortel
News Wire Feed | 7/18/2000

Total amount reaches $1.5 Billion

Lucent Intros PON ICs
News Wire Feed | 7/18/2000

Lucent Introduces Integrated Circuits to Support High-speed Internet Access to Homes, Offices Over Passive Optical Networks

Cisco Invests $100M in Liberate
News Wire Feed | 7/18/2000

Will reseall, comarket software for enhanced Internet TV

iPhotonics Adds Managers
News Wire Feed | 7/18/2000

iPhotonics makes key additions to management team

WorldCom Unveils Global Expansion Plan
News Wire Feed | 7/18/2000

Data Services expansion broadens WorldCom's global footprint and delivers new services internationally

Cogent Raises Additional $90M Funding
News Wire Feed | 7/18/2000

Cogent raises $90 million in second round equity funding

Band-X Acquires Asia-Pac Bandwidth Exchange
News Wire Feed | 7/18/2000

Acquires Hong Kong-based International Telecommunications Exchange Centre

Alcatel Wins Big Wireless Order
News Wire Feed | 7/18/2000

Firstmark awards 100 Million Euro Contract

Cable & Wireless Buys 5 European ISPs
News Wire Feed | 7/18/2000

Brings its total investment in European ISPs to $650 million

10-G Ethernet Milestone Reached
News Wire Feed | 7/18/2000

Standard on track for 2002 ratification, participants say.

360networks, Singtel Plan Subsea Cable
News Wire Feed | 7/17/2000

Everest Evaluates Appian
News Wire Feed | 7/17/2000

Everest looks to Appian's OSAP for flexible bandwidth provisioning and economical, per-customer service definition

Emergia Picks Nortel for Latin American Net
News Wire Feed | 7/17/2000

Terabit optical network to deliver today's maximum internet speed, capacity

Juniper Opens New Delhi Office
News Wire Feed | 7/17/2000

Growing global presence positions Juniper to capture India's high-growth IP infrastructure market

Corning Pro Forma EPS Up 80% for Q2
News Wire Feed | 7/17/2000

Strong demand for Corning’s high-tech products drives results, company’s full-year earnings outlook increases

AFC Supplies Components for Tellabs
News Wire Feed | 7/17/2000

Deal strengthens strategic alliance in the access market

ADC Invests In Laser Startup
News Wire Feed | 7/17/2000

Participates in $8.5 million first round of Northstar Photonics

AMCC Q1 Revenue Up 134%
News Wire Feed | 7/14/2000

Revenue up 30% sequentially

Vitesse Q3 Revenue Up 14%
News Wire Feed | 7/14/2000

Revenues up 14 percent sequentially

France Telecom To Test Nortel DWDM
News Wire Feed | 7/14/2000

France Telecom to trial Nortel optical solution for metro networks

Corning Invests $225 Million in Expansion
News Wire Feed | 7/13/2000

Investment triples capacity at Corning Lasertron

Juniper Reports Q2 Results
News Wire Feed | 7/13/2000

Net revenues for the second quarter grew 77% over previous quarter

RHK Receives Venture Funding
News Wire Feed | 7/13/2000

Four VCs provide first outside investment to further accelerate the growth of the company

Broadwing Offers First 10Gbit/s Wavelength
News Wire Feed | 7/13/2000

Broadwing will give large telecom companies with sophisticated routers access to pure 10 Gbps wavelengths as a standard service

Tests Start On TV Over Copper
News Wire Feed | 7/13/2000

Broadcast digital TV to run over phone connections

Sonus Report Q2 Revenues of $6.5 Million
News Wire Feed | 7/13/2000

Almost 5 fold growth on previous quarter

CoreExpress Buys Nortel Gear
News Wire Feed | 7/13/2000

Awards $100 million contract

AT&T, Motorola Take Wireless To The World
News Wire Feed | 7/13/2000

Targets fixed high speed Internet access

Celox Closes $68M Funding
News Wire Feed | 7/13/2000

Company Founded To Deliver New Ip Services Platform For Network Service Providers

WorldCom, Sprint Call Off Merger
News Wire Feed | 7/13/2000

Carriers call it off in wake of regulatory evaluation

Global Crossing Sells ILEC
News Wire Feed | 7/13/2000

Global Crossing announces sale Of local exchange carrier to Citizens Communications

Electric Lightwave Completes Western Ring
News Wire Feed | 7/13/2000

One of the largest OC-192 Sonet Backbones in U.S.

Motorola Reports Record Q2
News Wire Feed | 7/12/2000

Motorola, reported record sales of $9.3 billion in the second quarter of 2000

Nanovation Buys Manufacturing Facility
News Wire Feed | 7/12/2000

The company will invest $41.6 million in the Michigan based project

Redback Names New Execs
News Wire Feed | 7/12/2000

Dennis Barsema is named Vice Chairman and Vivek Ragavan is named Chief Executive Officer and President

Redback Announces Record Q2
News Wire Feed | 7/12/2000

Company announces Q2 2000 Net Revenues of $48.7 Million, 340% Growth over Q2 1999 and 43% Growth Over Q1 2000

Apa Optics Raises $37 Million
News Wire Feed | 7/12/2000

Plans to expand component manufacturing facilities

PMC-Sierra to Buy Quantum for $2.3B
News Wire Feed | 7/12/2000

Acquisition Will add high performance programmable networking and control processing capabilities

European ISP Launches DSL Access in UK
News Wire Feed | 7/12/2000

Easynet will charge £119 a month for 2-Mbbit/256-Kbit connection

Williams and Corvis Reach Milestone
News Wire Feed | 7/11/2000

Williams achieves industry's longest all-optical transmission on terrestrial network using Corvis' pioneering optical technology

Tellium Appoints AOL Exec to Board
News Wire Feed | 7/11/2000

Michael M. Connors, president emeritus of AOL Technologies, joins Tellium's board of directors

VIPswitch Recruits Alcatel Executive
News Wire Feed | 7/11/2000

Yves Hupe, a veteran Telco data networking director from Alcatel (Paris), has joined VIPswitch

Lucent Chosen in Poland
News Wire Feed | 7/11/2000

Poland's first fibre-optic network to provide unprecedented capacity

Formus Buys Irish Links for Backbone
News Wire Feed | 7/11/2000

Government brokered agreement with Global Crossing to provide links to Europe and United States

Silicon Labs Opens Optical Division
News Wire Feed | 7/11/2000

Silicon introduces optical networking division

IntelliSense Hires MEMS Experts
News Wire Feed | 7/11/2000

Two top MEMS experts will lead company's new product development

Alcatel and SDGI to Produce Fiber in China
News Wire Feed | 7/11/2000

Alcatel and SDG invest $28 million to produce optical fiber in China

ISP Deploys DSL Throughout Germany
News Wire Feed | 7/11/2000

Places $35 million order with Nortel

LayerOne Launches Co-Lo Network
News Wire Feed | 7/11/2000

Plans 12 co-lo sites by year's end

Quarry Appoints CEO and President
News Wire Feed | 7/10/2000

Former Oak Industries executive to lead Quarry's drive in the IP services market

Canon Upgrades Wireless Product
News Wire Feed | 7/10/2000

Broadband gets boost from Canobeam

Agilent Adds MPLS Analysis To Testers
News Wire Feed | 7/10/2000

Alidian Expands to Altanta
News Wire Feed | 7/10/2000

Alidian Opens R&D center in Atlanta

World Wide Packets Gets $20M
News Wire Feed | 7/10/2000

World Wide Packets closes $20 million first round of financing

ITF Optical Closes $28M Funding
News Wire Feed | 7/10/2000

ITF closes a $28 million round of funding, bringing the total to more than $38 million

Cable & Wireless Installs 10G Kit
News Wire Feed | 7/10/2000

Cable & Wireless using CIENA’s optical transport systems to support new OC-192 connections between Boston and New York City

IBM and Alcatel Collaborate
News Wire Feed | 7/10/2000

Alcatel and IBM jointly deliver advanced networking solutions

JDSU, SDL Agree to $41 Billion Merger
News Wire Feed | 7/10/2000

Norway's Enitel Buys Siemens DWDM
News Wire Feed | 7/10/2000

First OC-192 system in Europe, according to Siemens

Cisco to Acquire Netiverse
News Wire Feed | 7/7/2000

Cisco Systems to acquire Netiverse, accelerating the delivery of Web content

Finland and Russia Go Long on Optical
News Wire Feed | 7/7/2000

Sonera and Nortel Networks to bring first long haul Optical Network to Finland and Russia

360networks to Deploy Sycamore Gear
News Wire Feed | 7/7/2000

Agreement targets global optical mesh network and as much as $420 million in purchases

Fibernet Gets German Telco License
News Wire Feed | 7/7/2000

Plans to German clone of UK operations

Tropic Gets $10 Million First Round
News Wire Feed | 7/6/2000

Startup focuses on intelligent optical metro nets

HP To Resell JNI's Fibre Channel Gear
News Wire Feed | 7/6/2000

Agreement covers all of JNI's FibreStar host bus adapters

StockerYale Announces Two-for-One Split
News Wire Feed | 7/6/2000

The stock split will increase the number of StockerYale shares outstanding to approximately 8 million shares.

Sycamore's Sirocco Merger Accelerated
News Wire Feed | 7/6/2000

Sycamore Receives Early Termination of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period for Sirocco Systems, Inc. Merger

France Telecom Buys Alcatel's Access Equipment
News Wire Feed | 7/6/2000

Alcatel's 1000MM will connect 6.5 million customers

ST Microelectronics Opens Optics Center
News Wire Feed | 7/6/2000

Was Nortel's semi-conductor production center

Packetlight Gets $11M
News Wire Feed | 7/5/2000

Optical system start-up completes one of largest funding rounds in Israel

Carrier1 to Build Fiber-Optic Ring
News Wire Feed | 7/5/2000

Project follows plans for Amsterdam and Paris rings.

France Telecom Extends European Backbone
News Wire Feed | 7/5/2000

New loop connects Frankfurt, Antwerp, Rotterdam, Amsterdam

France Telecom Buys Ericsson's Access Ramp
News Wire Feed | 7/5/2000

Migrates millions of users from narrow to broadband

Ditech Intros STS-1 Link
News Wire Feed | 7/5/2000

Echo canceller features STS-1 link for voice-link aggregation onto optical nets.

Viatel Extends Scandinavian Network
News Wire Feed | 7/5/2000

Uses capacity on Pangea backbone to reach Hamburg, Copenhagen, Malmo, Stockholm, Oslo

Alcatel Acquires Fiber Bragg Grating Startup
News Wire Feed | 7/5/2000

Pays $175 million for Canada's Innovative Fibers, Inc

Cable & Wireless Invests In European Incubator
News Wire Feed | 7/4/2000

Puts $20 million in GorillaPark

ECI to Supply Korean Telecoms
News Wire Feed | 7/3/2000

ECI Telecom receives new orders totaling over US$ 11 million from Korea Telecom and Korea's largest cellular operator, SKT

Lucent Boosts FPGA Performance
News Wire Feed | 7/3/2000

Lucent developed FPGA technology that more than triples operating speed and gate density over previous generation devices

Band-X Launches Benelux IP Exchange
News Wire Feed | 7/3/2000

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