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BELL LABS SCIENTISTS SET FIBER OPTIC TRANSMISSION RECORD

March 25, 2002

ANAHEIM, CA and MURRAY HILL, NJ — Scientists from Bell Labs say they have doubled the distance record for high-ban…

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AVAYA NAMES MICHAEL CROWLEY VP AND CIO

March 25, 2002

BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Communications provider Avaya Inc. has announced that Michael C. Crowley has joined the compan…

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TEKTRONIX TO ACQUIRE PROFILE

March 22, 2002

BEAVERTON, OR — Looking to strengthen its position in the optical component test and measurement arena, Tektronix,…

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BCE TELEGLOBE TO OUTSOURCE OPERATIONS

March 18, 2002

RESTON, VA — Teleglobe Communications Corp. (BCE Teleglobe) has announced plans to outsource its network operation…

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PLAINTREE EXPLORES BUSINESS ARRANGEMENT WITH UBS

March 18, 2002

OTTAWA, ON — Plaintree Systems Inc., a developer and manufacturer of Free Space Optical (FSO) wireless products, i…

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MITEL PROVIDES COMMUNICATION SYSTEM TO ARCTIC WINTER GAMES

March 15, 2002

OTTAWA, ON — Communications system provider Mitel Networks has signed on to provide a communication system for the…

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DATA/INTERNET MARKET POISED FOR GROWTH

March 12, 2002

The Canadian data/Internet market reached approximately $5.7 billion in revenue at the end of 2001, and is projecte…

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ALIANT TELECOM ANNOUNCES $65 SERVICE EXPANSION

March 11, 2002

ST. JOHN’S, NF — Aliant Telecom Wireless has announced a $65 million dollar investment in its Atlantic-wide Wirele…

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AVAYA RESTRUCTURES, CUTS 1,900 JOBS

March 11, 2002

BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Global Communications provider Avaya Inc. has announced plans to cut its work force by more th…

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GROUPS JOIN TO COLLABORATE IN CANADA AND HONG KONG

March 7, 2002

OTTAWA and HONG KONG — The Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) and the Hong Kong Wireless Tech…