TITLE

CIENA Snags Omnia from Jaws of IPO

AUTHOR(S)
Appin, Rick
PUB. DATE
August 1999
SOURCE
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;08/09/99, Vol. 12 Issue 32, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that CIENA Corp. purchased Omnia Communications Inc. just prior to Omnia's likely initial public offering (IPO) and also acquired Lightera Networks Inc. in 1999. Acquisition strategy of CIENA Corp.; Value of the acquisitions; Plans of CIENA to integrate Omnia and Lightera.
ACCESSION #
2173055

 

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