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Broadcom: One-Chip Wonder?
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
8/29/2003  |  Post a comment
Broadcom's 'single-chip' 802.11 efforts could be the subject of a big Sept. 9 announcement
DLCs: The Downside
NFOEC News Analysis  | 
8/29/2003  |  5 comments
The North American market may not be the hotbed of activity that DLC vendors had hoped for
Bells Challenge FCC Ruling
News Analysis  | 
8/29/2003  |  8 comments
BellSouth, Qwest, and SBC get the Triennial Review legal bandwagon rolling by filing the first appeal
Memscap to Acquire GalayOr
News Analysis  | 
8/29/2003  |  Post a comment
MEMS manufacturer hopes to bolster its optical efforts by scooping up the Israel-based startup
Veraz Has the Hot VOIP Hand
News Analysis  | 
8/29/2003  |  3 comments
Cisco finds its VOIP kit replaced by softswitch and gateways from Veraz... again
AMCC Moves Into Storage
News Analysis  | 
8/28/2003  |  2 comments
A $190M bid for host bus adapter vendor JNI would expand AMCC's horizons beyond long-haul
Zhone's Strange Saga
News Analysis  | 
8/28/2003  |  19 comments
As Zhone looks to swallows its ninth company, Tellium, it will have churned through $500M with little to show
Corvis Looks to Sell More Stock
News Analysis  | 
8/28/2003  |  11 comments
Though already sitting on $300M cash, company plans to raise more than $70M after privately placing 67.3M shares
SOMA Untethers the Last Mile
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
8/28/2003  |  6 comments
With a proprietary W-CDMA spin, the startup hopes to revive fixed wireless as an alterative to DSL or cable
SOMA Untethers the Last Mile
NFOEC News Analysis  | 
8/28/2003  |  1 comment
With a proprietary W-CDMA spin, the startup hopes to revive fixed wireless as an alterative to DSL or cable
Mobility Roams No More
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
8/27/2003  |  Post a comment
Wireless roaming software startup Mobility Networks shuffles off to the boneyard for lack of venture capital
Merrill Boosts AFC
News Analysis  | 
8/27/2003  |  2 comments
Merrill Lynch ups its AFC estimates thanks to future FTTP deployments and Verizon DSL upgrades
Hotspots Hit the Spin Cyle
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
8/27/2003  |  2 comments
Now you can wash your underwear while reading email with Serynade's laundromat hotspot
VCs Pump $1.1B Into Storage Startups
NFOEC News Analysis  | 
8/27/2003  |  Post a comment
Storage networking funding topped a billion over recent 12-month period, says B&S Insider
Bells Embrace the Dishes
News Analysis  | 
8/27/2003  |  1 comment
BellSouth latest to join the satellite gang as the battle against the cable guy heats up
Riverstone Oops! Level Rises
News Analysis  | 
8/27/2003  |  7 comments
Company multiplies the amount of revenue overstated in 2002 and 2003
Agilent: Ipswich Lives!
NFOEC News Analysis  | 
8/27/2003  |  3 comments
Officials say R&D continues at the UK site, after manufacturing is spirited away to Asia
Strix Picks Elcoteq
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
8/26/2003  |  Post a comment
Try saying that 3 times fast... The wireless LAN access point maker and Swedish contract manufacturer link up
Ciena's Stock Spikes
News Analysis  | 
8/26/2003  |  4 comments
Ciena's in line to win $200M over two years in a long-haul contract with MCI, UBS Warburg says
Sprint Smacks Phone Books
News Analysis  | 
8/26/2003  |  5 comments
Well, will ya look at those pretty flowers...
Tropic Shuffles Upstairs
News Analysis  | 
8/26/2003  |  Post a comment
Tropic Networks moves key advisor Robert Annunziata, ex-CEO of Velocita and GlobalX, into chairman's seat
Netgear's Indoor Speeding
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
8/26/2003  |  Post a comment
SOHO kitmaker cuts a rug with faster WLAN cards
Verizon Deal: Too Soon to Hope?
News Analysis  | 
8/26/2003  |  7 comments
Yes, there's a Verizon long-haul RFP in the works. No, it's not certain when or how much
Fortinet Score $30M Funding Round
News Analysis  | 
8/26/2003  |  Post a comment
Fortinet, a security appliance startup, says it will use the new cash to add more application-aware features
Kevin Kennedy Gets His Dream Job
News Analysis  | 
8/26/2003  |  17 comments
The former Cisco and Openwave Exec is getting his shot at CEO with the high-risk, high-visibility JDS Uniphase post
Headcount: Labor Daze
NFOEC News Analysis  | 
8/25/2003  |  30 comments
Verizon talks continue, Cindana Turkatte resurfaces, Ceterus ramps up, and GSI saves the etalons
Lucent's Saudi Deal Prompts Probe
NFOEC News Analysis  | 
8/25/2003  |  9 comments
A Saudi telecommunication company's lawsuit against Lucent has prompted the DOJ and SEC to investigate
UWB Startup Alereon Uncloaks
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
8/25/2003  |  Post a comment
Alereon: Not the homeworld of beautiful, green alien-women, but a chip startup. Set phasers on ultra-wideband!
Agere Goes Gaga Over Gig-E
News Analysis  | 
8/25/2003  |  Post a comment
Agere spends $26M on Ireland's Massana; says it will help it tap the growing market for copper Gigabit Ethernet PHYs
WorldCom Lashes Back
News Analysis  | 
8/25/2003  |  3 comments
Following a string of discouraging events, WorldCom's creditors are demanding detractors put up or shut up
Report: Carriers Get Hip to IP
News Analysis  | 
8/25/2003  |  4 comments
Infonetics says demand for IP routers outpaces demand for multiservice switches as carriers migrate their networks
WLAN Security Blues
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
8/22/2003  |  1 comment
As 802.11 proliferates, many corporate and consumer users are still clueless about security
Nortel's Korean Deployment: How Big?
NFOEC News Analysis  | 
8/22/2003  |  6 comments
Nortel claims another deal with Korea Telecom, but lots of folks are fighting for pieces of the pie
Avanex Adds to Arsenal
NFOEC News Analysis  | 
8/22/2003  |  2 comments
Fresh off its Corning and Alcatel buys, the components maker offers $6M for Vitesse's optical-modules assets
Nokia Preps for W-CDMA War
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
8/22/2003  |  Post a comment
Finnish vendor admits to previous W-CDMA problems as it guns for #1 spot
Fiber Surprise in FCC Rules?
News Analysis  | 
8/22/2003  |  18 comments
New FCC rules have a big impact on the Fiber-to-the-whatever market, but results aren't as positive as was hoped
FCC Rumbles on the Rules
News Analysis  | 
8/22/2003  |  3 comments
FCC Commissioners Powell and Copps slam the Triennial Review. What's going on here?
Nexagent Promises VPN Nirvana
News Analysis  | 
8/22/2003  |  4 comments
UK startup says it's cracked the problem of how to provide global VPNs with achievable quality of service
FCC Rules Out!
News Analysis  | 
8/21/2003  |  9 comments
Triennial Review finally results in some dead trees ... only six months late and 576 pages. Read up
Storage Services for Sale
News Analysis  | 
8/21/2003  |  1 comment
As companies increase investment in storage area networking, service providers look to provide new services
JDSU Launches Regime Change
News Analysis  | 
8/21/2003  |  23 comments
CEO Jozef Straus and COO Syrus Madavi are leaving, while ex-Cisco exec Kevin Kennedy takes the reins
W-CDMA: China's No. 1 Son?
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
8/21/2003  |  5 comments
Chinese 3G makes waves again as W-CDMA tipped to dominate
Boardwatch Insider Kicks Off
News Analysis  | 
8/21/2003  |  2 comments
Subscription service from Boardwatch debuts with a report that finds some gems in the billing market
Hutch Bullish on Targets
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
8/21/2003  |  Post a comment
3G startup sticks to subscriber goals but remains way off track
Ciena Loses More, Spends More
News Analysis  | 
8/21/2003  |  5 comments
Ciena plans $45M SAN acquisition... after announcing net losses larger than its quarterly revenues
The Crystal Ball
Column  | 
8/21/2003  |  13 comments
The Crystal Ball - Peter Heywood
XPAK Setback?
News Analysis  | 
8/21/2003  |  2 comments
Component vendors report Cisco is favoring the X2 multiservice agreement for 10-Gig transceivers
Motia: Smart 'n' Stealthy?
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
8/20/2003  |  Post a comment
Another silicon startup is working on a 802.11 'smart antenna' chipset on the QT
Corona Networks Disappears
News Analysis  | 
8/20/2003  |  52 comments
Looks as if the IP edge startup's bitten the dust. What's to become of its deal with Alcatel?
Hutch UK Clings to Network
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
8/20/2003  |  1 comment
Subscriber figures may be disappointing, but this network ain't for sale
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