Articles By James Cope

Put your IT eggs in different baskets

Put your IT eggs in different baskets

The terrorist attacks on the U.S. last September fundamentally changed the way some IT managers think about disaster recovery."It's no...

July 25th, 2002 James Cope
Outsourcing VPNs: Privacy for hire

Outsourcing VPNs: Privacy for hire

George Gaulda, CIO at Link Staffing Inc. wanted to securely connect 49 branch offices in 23 states to his company's...

February 10th, 2002 James Cope
New Lucent CEO to keep strategy intact

New Lucent CEO to keep strategy intact

After a 15-month search for a new CEO, Lucent Technologies Inc. last week brought back a former high-level executive who...

January 13th, 2002 James Cope
Cisco’s going back to basics

Cisco’s going back to basics

Kicking off Cisco Systems Inc.'s analyst conference, president and CEO John Chambers characterized the past year as a humbling experience.While...

December 6th, 2001 James Cope
Cisco Bolsters Network Security Offerings

Cisco Bolsters Network Security Offerings

Cisco Systems Inc. last week announced plans to introduce two new products as well as enhancements to its Safe security...

September 9th, 2001 James Cope
New technology claims network traffic reductions

New technology claims network traffic reductions

Peribit Networks Inc. in Santa Clara, Calif., introduced yesterday a new technology that some users and analysts said is a...

August 29th, 2001 James Cope
Roto-Rooter Uses Packet Shaping To Unclog Nets

Roto-Rooter Uses Packet Shaping To Unclog Nets

Clogged pipes on wide-area networks are prompting some companies to turn to packet shaping to clear a path for priority...

August 26th, 2001 James Cope
Cisco device aids shift from Web to wireless

Cisco device aids shift from Web to wireless

Cisco Systems Inc. has announced a new network hardware device called CTE 1400, which will transform Web-based information normally accessed...

August 23rd, 2001 James Cope
MPLS net technology makes move on frame relay

MPLS net technology makes move on frame relay

While frame relay may be one of the most widely accepted ways of linking geographically dispersed corporate sites, MultiProtocol Label...

July 12th, 2001 James Cope
Lucent, manufacturer mum about possible plant talks

Lucent, manufacturer mum about possible plant talks

Embattled networking equipment vendor Lucent Technologies Inc. and contract manufacturer Celestica Inc. declined to comment today on reports that they're...

June 27th, 2001 James Cope