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AT&T CUTS 5,000 JOBS, TAKES RESTRUCTURING CHARGE

January 7, 2002

NEW YORK — AT&T says it will make 5,000 additional job cuts within the organization, and has announced a pre-tax r…

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ROBERT L. BORCHARDT NAMED EXECUTIVE CHAIR OF EIA BOARD OF GOVERNORS

January 2, 2002

Arlington, VA — The Electronic Industries Alliance has named Robert L. Borchardt as its new 2002 Chairman of the B…

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JDS UNIPHASE CLOSES ACQUISITION OF IBM OPTICAL TRANSCEIVER BUSINESS

January 2, 2002

OTTAWA, ON and SAN JOSE, CA — JDS Uniphase Corporation has completed its previously announced acquisition of the o…

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SUPREME COURT OF BC GIVES EXTENSION TO 360NETWORKS

December 28, 2001

Vancouver, BC — The Supreme Court of British Columbia has extended to July 2, 2002 an order providing 360networks…

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NECA AND BICSI PUBLISH NEW STANDARD

December 27, 2001

BETHESDA, MD — The National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) has teamed up with BICSI to publish a standa…

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BICSI SOUTH PACIFIC ELECTS REGION 8 BOARD DIRECTOR

December 27, 2001

Tampa, FL — Colin Browitt, RCDD, of Blackburn, Victoria, Australia, has been elected to serve a two-year term on t…

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BICSI GETS NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

December 27, 2001

Tampa, FL — The BICSI Board of Directors has announced the appointment of Albert (Al) Feaster, RCDD, to the positi…

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GREG MUMFORD NAMED CTO OF NORTEL NETWORKS

December 22, 2001

TORONTO, ON — Frank Dunn, president and CEO of Nortel Networks, has announced the appointment of D.G. (Greg) Mumfo…

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JDS UNIPHASE TO ACQUIRE IBM OPTICAL TRANSCEIVER BUSINESS

December 20, 2001

OTTAWA, ON and SAN JOSE, CA — JDS Uniphase Corp. has announced its agreement to purchase the optical transceiver b…

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TORONTO APPROVES TECHNOLOGY TO NETWORK THE CITY

December 19, 2001

TORONTO — Toronto City Council has approved the terms of a Master Sewer Access Agreement that permits carrier cla…