Stories by Jim Duffy

Siemens, 3Com to team up on LAN telephony

Siemens and 3Com were expected to announce yesterday that they've invested $US100 million in a joint venture to develop LAN (local area network) telephony products.

Cisco converges on Sonet router vendor

Cisco yesterday announced that it is buying PipeLinks of San Jose, California. PipeLinks makes Sonet/SDH routers capable of simultaneously transporting circuit-based traffic and routing IP traffic.

More Bugs Crop Up in Cisco Gear

More bugs have cropped up in Cisco Systems Inc.'s routing software, affecting the security of the company's 7XXX series of routers that are prevalent in large enterprises and Internet service provider networks.