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Communications processor design set to head in new direction

April 20, 2004

A new class of communications processors is emerging as vendors increase the complexity and functionality of chips…

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New test modules from Agilent reduce cost of maintaining networks

April 13, 2004

Agilent Technologies Inc. today announced two line interface products for its Network Analyzer line that it says wi…

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Spirent launches VoIP/PSTN tester

March 30, 2004

Spirent Communications today announced what it calls the industry’s first test platform capable of emulating an ent…

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Agilent releases communications test and optical transceiver products

February 25, 2004

Agilent Technologies Inc. has introduced new communications test and fiber optic transceiver products at the Optica…

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General Cable enters into agreement to acquire specialty electronics and datacom assets From Draka Holding

January 30, 2004

General Cable Corp. announced today an agreement in principle to acquire certain assets of Draka Holding’s Comteq b…

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Tektronix releases new line of RF analyzers

January 6, 2004

Test and measurement equipment vendor Tektronix Inc. today announced a new series of spectrum analyzers that provid…

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BI software firm standardizes on RIT’s Patchview

December 9, 2003

Crystal Decisions, a provider of business intelligence software and services, has signed a deal with RiT Technologi…

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Of Short Codes and Scotsmen

November 1, 2003

In the April issue of Cabling Systems magazine, I noted that Canadian mobile phone users would soon have access to Short Codes — a form of Text Messaging that connects people to companies, media outl…

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The Road Ahead

November 1, 2003

Predictions and perspectives abound, but on one point there is consensus. The slump is over. A resurgence is underway in the cabling systems market – with optical leading the revival.Last year marked …

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When the Lights Go Out

November 1, 2003

Electricity holds a unique place in our infrastructure and consciousness. On the one hand, we rely completely on electric power to run the very core functions of civilized society. On the other, we ha…