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

Vendors push innovations to weak industry

Vendors push innovations to weak industry

A telecommunications industry looking for the light at the end of the tunnel is converging in Atlanta this week at...

June 1st, 2002 Stephen Lawson

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

Next Generation Networks

Next Generation Networks

Nov. 5-9 BostonNext Generation NetworksNow in its 15th year, Next Generation Networks (NGN) is focused exclusively on future trends in...

November 1st, 2001 No Author

Microsoft caves to criticism, drops Smart Tag

Microsoft caves to criticism, drops Smart Tag

Microsoft Corp. has decided to drop the controversial Smart Tags feature from its forthcoming Windows XP release. The feature will...

July 26th, 2001 No Author

Nortel unveils metropolitan optical portfolio

Nortel unveils metropolitan optical portfolio

Nortel Networks Inc. unveiled a series of components intended to boost performance and decrease costs for metropolitan optical networks during...

July 10th, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr

The fibreless city

The fibreless city

The most important optical tool in breaking the metro bandwidth bottleneck is the fibre. Once the number of fibre routes...

June 25th, 2001 Jim Duffy

WDM moves to metro networks

WDM moves to metro networks

Optical technologies such as wavelength division multiplexing (WDM) are moving swiftly from traditional long-haul segments into the metropolitan and access...

March 6th, 2001 Tan Ee Sze

EMC’s chief surveys storage and optical landscape

EMC’s chief surveys storage and optical landscape

Michael Ruettgers, CEO of Hopkinton, Mass.-based EMC Corp., is on top of the storage world, heading a company that just...

November 16th, 2000 Deni Connor