Network vendors gobble each other up

Greene, Tim
February 2000
Network World;02/14/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p9
Trade Publication
Reports on the mergers between computer network companies. Includes the merger between Lucent Technologies and Nortel Networks; Acquisition of Intervu by Akamai; Merger between Kana Communications and Silknet Software; Value of the transactions.


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