TITLE

The implosion of token ring

AUTHOR(S)
Tolly, Kevin
PUB. DATE
December 1999
SOURCE
Network World;12/13/99, Vol. 16 Issue 50, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
2709539

 

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