Ice cream maker mixes voice, data, wireless

Ice cream maker mixes voice, data, wireless

When the Chapmanā€™s Ice Cream plant in Markdale, Ontario burned down a year ago, the 37-year-old firm lost its IT...

September 27th, 2010 Greg Meckbach

Ericsson buying Nortel switch unit

Ericsson buying Nortel switch unit

Nortel Networks Corp. announced Saturday Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson is buying the unit that includes Shasta and Passport switches for US$65...

September 27th, 2010 Greg Meckbach

Nortel to sell Shasta switch line

Nortel to sell Shasta switch line

Nortel Networks Corp., which has sold off its major business assets, announced Friday it is negotiating to sell the unit...

August 27th, 2010 Greg Meckbach

Avaya updates call centre, Aura products

Avaya updates call centre, Aura products

Seven months after acquiring the enterprise assets of Nortel Networks Corp., Avaya Inc. has released a new version of Contact Center...

July 21st, 2010 Greg Meckbach

Avaya rolls out wireless 802.11 controllers

Avaya rolls out wireless 802.11 controllers

Avaya Inc. has announced wireless local-area network (WLAN) controllers, access points and management software designed to integrate wired and wireless...

April 26th, 2010 Greg Meckbach

Ciena closes Nortel optical sale

Ciena closes Nortel optical sale

Ciena Corp. has completed its acquisition of Nortel Networks Corp.’s metropolitan Ethernet and optical networking unit, hiring 1,400 former Nortel...

March 22nd, 2010 Greg Meckbach

Ericsson predicts 50 billion networked devices

Ericsson predicts 50 billion networked devices

In 20 years, 50 billion devices with microprocessors will be connected to networks, many of them wirelessly, a senior executive...

February 26th, 2010 Greg Meckbach

Nortel will try to sell patents: Analyst

Nortel will try to sell patents: Analyst

 Nortel Networks Corp. has said Thursday it has raised $2 billion from selling business units to other vendors and is...

February 11th, 2010 Greg Meckbach

How the Vancouver Olympics converged its network

How the Vancouver Olympics converged its network

If you’re watching television coverage of the men’s downhill skiing at the Vancouver Olympics next Saturday, chances are you will...

February 8th, 2010 Greg Meckbach