TITLE

Ciena Closes on IP, Focuses on Cable

AUTHOR(S)
Stump, Matt
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Multichannel News;5/24/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 21, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces that Ciena Corp. has closed its acquisition of Internet Photonics Inc., strengthening its position in the cable industry. Expansion of the company's product line; Comments from Gary Smith, Ciena president and CEO; Step taken by Ciena to focus more attention on the cable industry.
ACCESSION #
13189294

 

Related Articles

  • BRIEFS.  // Multichannel News;2/23/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p80 

    Presents several news briefs related to cable television as of February 2004. Details of a deal between nCUBE Corp. and Bresnan Communications Inc.; Announcement of the topics of the National Technology Sessions by the National Cable & Telecommunications Association; Information on the plan of...

  • Internet Photonics Tweaks GigE Product Line. Stump, Matt // Multichannel News;11/11/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 45, p45 

    Reports that Internet Photonics Inc. has designed a video-multiplexing and conversion gateway for cable operators to provide video-on-demand. Design of devices to provide links between Digital Broadcast Video-Asynchronous Serial Interface units and Gigabite Ethernet; Advantages of the system.

  • IPI'S LIGHTSTACK VOD TACK.  // Cable World (10427228);11/4/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 41, p37 

    Focuses on LightStack video-on-demand tack from Internet Photonics. Significance of the product to cable operators; Features of LightStack; Advantage of using LightStack.

  • A no-brainer for the FCC.  // Electronic Media;5/6/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 18, p9 

    Editorial. Focuses on the merger plan of AT&T and Comcast. Opinion of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on the merger plan; Impact of the merger on small cable company; Purpose of the merger.

  • RespondTV Accelerates with Vendor Buyout. Donohue, Steve // Multichannel News;08/21/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 34, p10 

    Focuses on the acquisition of AccelerateTV by RespondTV Inc., a cable television network based in San Francisco, California. Implications for the enhanced-television package of RespondTV; Retention of AccelerateTV employees and other facilities; Plan to offer applications to AT&T Broadband.

  • Cable's urge to merge unabated. Colman, Price // Broadcasting & Cable;7/29/96, Vol. 126 Issue 32, p12 

    Reports on the growth of cable system mergers and acquisitions in the United States, based on a research by Daniels & Associates. Projections for 1996; Figures on transactions; Small operators' withdrawal from the industry.

  • The cablers. Dempsey, John; Nix, Jennifer; Morgan, Richard // Variety;04/20/98, Vol. 370 Issue 10, p22 

    Presents several news briefs pertaining to cable television companies and other related topics in the United States as of April 20-26, 1998. Turner Broadcasting System's payment for licensing New Line Cinema's `Lost in Space'; Merger between Renaissance Media and Time Warner; Compensations of...

  • Liberty postpones deal with DT. Foreman, Liza // Daily Variety;8/30/2001, Vol. 272 Issue 64, p5 

    Reports the delay of the acquisition of Deutsche Telekom's cable system by Liberty Media in Germany. Attempt of Liberty Media for a renegotiation of favorable terms on a weak financial position and a falling stock price; Schedule for the approval of the deal; Need of Deutsche Telekom to pay...

  • PAYBOX MERGER OK'D. Zecchinelli, Cecilia // Daily Variety;5/14/2002, Vol. 275 Issue 53, p6 

    Reports the merger between Telepiu and Stream in Italy. Provisions of the deal; Acquisition on the soccer rights of Telepiu; Citation on the conditions of the merger.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics