Intel enters copper gigabit switch fray

Jacobs, April
April 2000
Network World;04/17/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 16, p16
Trade Publication
Focuses on Intel Corp.'s foray into the copper Gigabit Ethernet switch market. Popularity of copper gigabit devices; Prices; Features of the NetStructure switches; Competition against offerings from Cisco, 3Com, Cabletron and Hewlett-Packard.


Related Articles

  • Intel expands network switch role. Jacobs, April // Network World;08/28/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 35, p10 

    Reports on Intel Corp.'s unveiling of several components that could result in less expensive enterprise network switches and routers. Products included in the company's Media Switch line; Company's declaration of its support for peer-to-peer (P2P) networking; Benefits that businesses could...

  • Cisco could lose IP edge. Musich, Paula; Rendleman, John // PC Week;03/15/99, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p20 

    Comments on the delay in San Jose, California-based Cisco Systems Inc.'s release of the MGX 8800, its multiservice edge switch based on the asynchronous transfer mode (ATM) technology. Competitors' rollout of their next-generation products; Treat to Cisco's ascendancy in the Internet Protocol...

  • ArrowPoint ups cache ante with new Web switches. Jacobs, April // Network World;04/17/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 16, p10 

    Focuses on ArrowPoint Communications' plan to build on its CS family of switches with two additions. Features and capabilities of the CS-50 and CS-150 switches; Prices.

  • Intel introduces network switches, routers. Sanborn, Stephanie // InfoWorld;09/27/99, Vol. 21 Issue 39, p58A 

    Evaluates the Intel 6000 Series Switch and Intel Express 9500 and 8200 routers of Intel Corp. Information on the acquisition of XLNT and Shiva by Intel; Capabilities of the routers; Features of the switches; Ranking of Intel in the switch market.

  • Foundry bulks up its backbone switch. Duffy, Jim // Network World;04/17/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 16, p12 

    Focuses on Foundry Networks' plan to expand its product portfolio with offerings targeted at Layers 2 and 3 switching, Internet traffic management and core touring markets. Extensions to three of Foundry's routing and switching hardware lines; Goal of simplifying network design; Introduction of...

  • Extreme scales metropolitan-area net heights with Alpine switches. Duffy, Jim // Network World;04/17/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 16, p14 

    Focuses on Extreme Networks' foray into the metropolitan-area network market. Introduction of switches that provision high-speed Ethernet services to enterprises; Vision of the optical Ethernet metropolitan-area network; Features of the Alpine 3800 switches.

  • All-optical-switching groundswell builds. Hardy, Stephen // Lightwave;May2000, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p1 

    Focuses on micro-mechanical systems (MEMS)-based optical switching module platforms from several communications equipment makers. Features of the LambdaRouter, the MEMS switching module from Lucent Technologies; Capabilities of the MEMS module from Xros Inc.; Shipping of the MEMS-based...

  • Vendor Briefs.  // RCR Wireless News;9/23/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 38, p14 

    Presents news briefs on the telecommunication equipment industry as of September 23, 2002. Silicon-germanium transistors for wireless devices developed by Intel Corp.; Contracts awarded by Siemens AG to Texas Instruments Inc.; Partnership between STMicroelectronics and M-Systems.

  • Intel plans gigabit data connection to desktop as chip firms drive telecoms. Manners, David // Electronics Weekly;2/20/2002, Issue 2040, p9 

    Reports on the plan of Intel to introduce a gigabit data connection to desktop. Price difference between 10Mbit/s and 100Mbit/s; Benefit brought by Intel to telecommunications business; Intel's view of the telecommunication equipment industry.


Read the Article


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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics