Ontario gets straight As

Ontario gets straight As

The Province of Ontario has announced plans to build out one of the largest optical networks for its research and...

January 23rd, 2003 Carly Suppa

Cogent invades Canuck arena

Cogent invades Canuck arena

The Internet service provider (ISP) community in Toronto this month saw a new player in the Internet data services game...

November 28th, 2002 Albert Leonardo

Cogent invades the ISP market

Cogent invades the ISP market

The Internet service provider (ISP) community in Toronto awoke this morning to discover a new player in the Internet data...

November 6th, 2002 Albert Leonardo

Netting options for connectivity

Netting options for connectivity

On Sept. 11, 2001, Thomas Kenney was glad he had gotten rid of his T-1 line. As the director of...

January 27th, 2002 Mark Leon

JDS buying IBM optical business

JDS buying IBM optical business

Fibre optic components maker JDS Uniphase Corp. announced Thursday that it is purchasing a piece of IBM Corp. that specializes...

December 20th, 2001 IT World Canada Staff

The road to 40G optical networking

The road to 40G optical networking

Optical equipment manufacturers are on the brink of releasing equipment that will pave the way to 40Gbps network transmission speeds...

December 13th, 2001 James Evans

Alcatel raises fibre stakes with single-mode offering

Alcatel raises fibre stakes with single-mode offering

Taking centre stage in the fibre market whilst competition dwindles, Alcatel SA has developed a new fibre that has one...

December 13th, 2001 Carly Suppa

Cisco unveils plan, products for optical networks

Cisco unveils plan, products for optical networks

Amid a tough financial environment for service providers, Cisco Systems Inc. plans to continue investing in its optical-network equipment line...

December 4th, 2001 Stephen Lawson

Asante intros stackable gigabit Ethernet switches

Asante intros stackable gigabit Ethernet switches

Networking product maker Asant...

November 15th, 2001 Peter Cohen