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GoAhead intros SelfReliant 4.1
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3/30/2006   Post a comment
GoAhead Software announced SelfReliant 4.1, an application ready high availability (HA) platform for systems requiring five and six 9's availability.
US engineering crisis
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3/29/2006   Post a comment
Are you coming to ESC? If so, plan on attending the Engineering Humanity Panel on Thursday, April 6 from 10-11 am.
Guilty!
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3/22/2006   Post a comment
Today, three Samsung executives pleaded guilty to conspiring to fix DRAM prices, and will serve jail time in the US
VoX Communications announces VoIP wholesale customers
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3/22/2006   Post a comment
VoX Communications Corp., eLEC Communications Corp. announced wholesale agreements with four service providers: Dedicated Network Solutions LLC, AllegroTel, OIS Data, and UniversalCall.
QuickLogic provides companion device for Intel LAN group
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3/22/2006   Post a comment
QuickLogic Corporation announced that they are providing a companion device to connect Intel's PXA processor with Intel's wired Ethernet controllers.
ERNI doubles current-carrying capacity of power modules
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3/22/2006   Post a comment
ERNI is nearly doubled the current-carrying capacity of its popular ERmet power modules by adopting a new contact material.
Anadigm announces high-performance, low-power analog signal processor
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3/22/2006   Post a comment
Anadigm announced today the availability of its third-generation lower power and higher performance dpASP, the AN231E04.
Pace Introduces Vegas all digital, dual tuner SD-DVR
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3/22/2006   Post a comment
Pace Micro Technology announced its latest all-digital DVR product, the Vegas TDC575 SD-DVR.
BTI unveils WDM optical network platform for the Metro edge
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3/22/2006   Post a comment
BTI Photonic Systems announced its next-generation Netstender 2060 platform.
Wave7 Optics intros EPON EFM customer premises equipment
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3/22/2006   Post a comment
Wave7 Optics Inc. introduced new "EFM" customer premises equipment--what it calls the industry's most diverse FTTP product line.
Siemens solution shares multimedia apps across mobile, broadband and fixed networks
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3/22/2006   Post a comment
Siemens Communications announced a new version of its Internet protocol multimedia subsystem (IMS)-based fixed mobile convergence (FMC) solution.
Quad I2C controller provides digital monitoring for PCIe or cPCI
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3/22/2006   Post a comment
A four-supply Hot Swap controller from Linear Technology features an onboard 8-bit ADC and I2C compatible interface.
Coaxsys, XAVi deliver IPTV modem
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3/22/2006   Post a comment
Coaxsys and XAVi Technologies announced the availability of a TVnet-integrated modem for use in home IPTV deployments.
Broadcom offers first stackable high-density 10-G Ethernet switches
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3/22/2006   Post a comment
Broadcom announced the industry's first stackable 20-port, 10-G Ethernet (10GbE) switch in a single-chip design.
STMicro intros small, cost-effective power line transceiver
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3/22/2006   Post a comment
STMicroelectronics announced a power line transceiver, the ST7540 targeting space constrained and cost-sensitive home and building automation applications and remote monitoring systems.
Siemens presents Gigaset SE267 VDSL2 modem for triple-play
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3/22/2006   Post a comment
Siemens Home and Office Communication Devices LLC is presenting a high-speed Gigaset SE267 VDSL2 Modem at TelecomNEXT in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Siemens unveils smarter wireless gateways
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3/22/2006   Post a comment
Siemens Home and Office Communication Devices LLC announced availability of the new Gigaset SE567 and SE568 residential ADSL2+ wireless gateways featuring IntelliSteer smart antenna technology.
ITC^DeltaCom selects GENBAND's G6 Universal Media Gateway
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3/22/2006   Post a comment
GENBAND announced that ITC^DeltaCom selected the G6 Universal Media Gateway to grow its packet telephony service offering.
Implementing multi-processing designs confusing? Not anymore.
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3/20/2006   Post a comment
The Teja FP Platform for FPGAs is, according to the company, the first and only platform to enable network OEMs to implement designs in software on FPGAs with multiple embedded processors.
Ikanos shares priced at $20.75
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3/17/2006   Post a comment
Ikanos announced that it priced a common stock offering at $20.75 per share.
Verizon Business enhances SIP gateway product
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3/15/2006   Post a comment
Verizon Business is offering new enhancements to its Wholesale SIP Gateway VoIP product, with added capabilities needed to improve their competitive performance.
VoIP service bundles target small businesses
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3/15/2006   1 comment
Internet Telephony Service Provider, ISI Communications, and VoIP innovator, Quintum Technologies, announced the offer of a VoIP service bundle targeted at small businesses.
Mindspeed supports Ethernet-over-DS3/E3 with line card-on-a-chip
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3/15/2006   Post a comment
Mindspeed announced it has expanded its highly integrated DS3/E3 line card-on-a-chip (LoC) family to include products that support generic framing protocol (GFP) encapsulation for emerging Ethernet-over-DS3 applications in multi-protocol label switching (MPLS) data networks.
2006-The year for SFP+
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3/15/2006   Post a comment
I met with Dr. Paul Voohis, CEO of ClariPhy last week at OFC/NFOEC for interesting conversation regarding the progress of SFP+. Although
10GBASE-T Task Force update
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3/15/2006   Post a comment
According to Solarflare, the IEEE 802.3an 10GBASE-T Task Force completed its meeting as part of the IEEE 802 plenary meeting in Denver during the week of March 6.
Commercial HLR platform based on AdvancedTCA
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3/8/2006   Post a comment
Kontron, a market leader in embedded computer technology, and Blueslice Networks, a leading provider of next generation HLR/HSS solutions for mobile operators and MVNOs, today introduced from the Light Reading Live conference (ATCA: Next Steps) the demonstration of the Blueslice ngHLR 3000— the only commercially available Home Location Register (HLR) designed on AdvancedTCA.
Avanex, Mitsubishi and Opnext Announce 10-G XFP-E transceivers MSA
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3/8/2006   Post a comment
Avanex Corp., Mitsubishi Electric Corp. and Opnext Inc., announced the formation of a Multi-Source Agreement (MSA) to establish compatible sources of 10Gbit/s XFP-E (extended size) transceivers for high-performance applications in 10Gbit/s optical transmission systems.
Siemens and Yahoo bring VoIP services home
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3/8/2006   Post a comment
Siemens Home and Office Communication Devices LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Siemens Communications, Inc., today announced an agreement with Yahoo! to extend VoIP calling capabilities to Siemens' Gigaset Cordless Telephones.
Jitter performance simplifies optical network design
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3/8/2006   Post a comment
Analog Devices is extending its portfolio of clock and data recovery (CDR) integrated circuits (ICs) for networking applications with four devices.
NEC VCSEL claims world's fastest speed of 25 Gbps/Ch
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3/8/2006   Post a comment
NEC Corporation announced the successful development of a vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser (VCSEL) that boasts the world's fastest 25 gigabit per second (Gbps) per channel (ch) operation speed.
Marvell intros PCIe Gigabit Ethernet controller
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3/8/2006   Post a comment
Marvell introduced the next generation of Marvell's Yukon family of Ethernet controllers, the Marvell Yukon Ultra.
DMG debuts SFP bi-directional optical transceiver
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3/8/2006   Post a comment
DMG Technologies announced a bi-directional SC optical transceiver for optical telecommunications, designed for Gigabit Ethernet 1000BASE single-fiber communications.
VoIP security protects end users and infrastructures
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3/8/2006   Post a comment
Sipera Systems announced its IPCS 310 system for comprehensive IP communications Security.
ERNI offers DIN connector in tape-and-reel packaging
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3/8/2006   Post a comment
ERNI now offers DIN connectors with THR (Thru Hole Reflow) termination in tape-and-reel packaging for fully automatic assembly.
RapidIO launches RapidIO Radio for technical and design tips and updates
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3/8/2006   Post a comment
Leveraging the latest in communications technology to bring news and information on the RapidIO standard to the world, the RapidIO Trade Association today unveiled the schedule for its debut season of RapidIO Radio, a series of free quarterly podcasts presented by the association and its members.
A terabit challenge
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3/7/2006   Post a comment
At OFC/NFOEC, I had an opportunity to hear both Dr. Henry Dardy, a senior technologist and Navy Chief Scientist at the DoD, and Dr. Larry Smarr, professor of computer science and engineering at UCSD and Director of its CAL-IT2 project.
Emergency at JDSU
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3/3/2006   Post a comment
Emergency crews, including Hazmat, responded Friday morning to a hazardous material incident at a JDS Uniphase Inc. manufacturing facility.
Telindus integrates Intoto's security for broadband access routers
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3/1/2006   Post a comment
Intoto announced today that its iGateway Firewall and iGateway VPN software modules are integrated into Telindus' broadband access routers.
eLEC Communications to acquire Liberty Bell Telecom
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3/1/2006   Post a comment
eLEC Communications Corp. and the parent company of Voice-over-IP (VoIP) services provider, VoX Communications Corp., today announced that it has signed a letter of intent to acquire Liberty Bell Telecom, LLC, a privately held telecommunications company in Colorado.
TI extends third party network
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3/1/2006   Post a comment
TI announced it has broadened the scope of its Third Party Network to include offerings specific to the needs of the RG and embedded systems markets.
TalkSwitch announces interoperability with Cbeyond
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3/1/2006   Post a comment
TalkSwitch announced full interoperability between TalkSwitch 48-CVA telephone systems and Cbeyond Communications' BeyondVoice with SIPconnect service.
AMCC and Intrinsity reveal PowerPC core plans
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3/1/2006   Post a comment
AMCC and Intrinsity announced a technology agreement to jointly develop a high performance PowerPC core for integration into future AMCC products.
Ikanos SmartLeapT powers Swisscom Fixnet's IPTV
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3/1/2006   Post a comment
Ikanos Communications announced that its SmartLeapT SL9400 solution is powering Swisscom Fixnet's rollout of VDSL-based IPTV and triple-play services.
White LED driver plus integrated Schottky in SC70
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3/1/2006   Post a comment
Linear Technology Corporation announced the LT3491, a high efficiency, constant current white LED driver packaged in an SC70.
DC/DC solution with buck circuit simplicity
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3/1/2006   Post a comment
Linear Technology introduced a family of DC/DC converters offering the performance and simplicity of a buck (step-down) regulator for the design of isolated power supplies.
WANjet accelerates file access
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3/1/2006   Post a comment
F5 Networks announced a new software release (version 4.0) of its WAN optimization product, WANJet featuring CIFS acceleration.
JDSU introduces "Smart" broadband test tools
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3/1/2006   Post a comment
JDSU today announced the release of its SmartClass family of access field testers, a new set of high-performance point solutions that help carriers efficiently test broadband access networks.
First 1.8V dual and quad op amps in DFN packages
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3/1/2006   Post a comment
Linear Technology Corporation introduced the LT6001 and LT6002, the industry's first 1.8V dual and quad operational amplifiers available in a tiny DFN package.
Math and science reform
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3/1/2006   Post a comment
I've recently pulled two of my children out of school, opting instead for a home-school model. Although the school enjoys a decent rating in Northern California, I can't figure out why.


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