Stories by Jim Duffy

Vendors Boost Voice-over-IP Wares

Three leading networking companies hope their latest IP telephony rollouts will give them a leg up in building next-generation converged enterprise networks.

Cisco Buys Optical Outfit

Cisco Systems Inc. late last week announced the acquisition of privately held Qeyton Systems, which makes DWDM MANs, for $800 million.

N+I - Cabletron plugs 'adaptive' architecture

Cabletron Systems' Enterasys Networks subsidiary plans to differentiate itself from enterprise rivals by marketing its switches and routers as "adaptive infrastructure" products that can quickly change to accommodate different network applications.

Cabletron Plugs 'Adaptive' Architecture

Cabletron Systems Inc.'s Enterasys Networks subsidiary plans to differentiate itself from enterprise rivals by marketing its switches and routers as "adaptive infrastructure" products that can quickly change to accommodate different network applications.

Cisco's Throws Weight Behind Gigabit Ethernet

Cisco Systems Inc. this week is expected to throw its considerable weight behind copper-based Gigabit Ethernet, with the release of high-density 1000Base-T modules for two LAN switching lines.

Cisco Splurges to Buy Switch Maker ArrowPoint

Cisco Systems Inc. today announced a definitive agreement to acquire publicly traded ArrowPoint Communications Inc., an Acton, Massachusetts, developer of Web switches, for $5.7 billion.

Cabletron gets cash injection

Cabletron Systems this week announced that Silver Lake Partners has increased its investment in the company and its four subsidiaries.

Cisco Snaps Up ArrowPoint in Stock Swap

Cisco Systems Inc. last Friday announced a definitive agreement to acquire publicly traded ArrowPoint Communications Inc., an Acton, Massachusetts, developer of Web switches, in a stock transaction valued at $5.7 billion.

Nortel and SAP Team on CRM

Nortel Networks and SAP this week announced an alliance to develop and integrate industry-specific customer interaction products for the customer relationship management (CRM) market.

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