The implosion of token ring

Tolly, Kevin
December 1999
Network World;12/13/99, Vol. 16 Issue 50, p26
Trade Publication
Reports on the phaseout of token ring technology. Decline in customer and vendor interest; Financial problems of Olicom due to a dramatic decline in token ring sales; Move of enterprises to Ethernet technology; International Business Machines' (IBM) lack of bullishness about the token ring market; Token ring manufacturer Madge's efforts to become an application service provider.


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