3Com buys its way into Gigabit Ethernet NIC market

Hochmuth, Phil
November 2000
Network World;11/20/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 47, p12
Trade Publication
Reports on the purchase of Alteon WebSystems' Gigabit Ethernet adapter business by 3Com in November 2000. Leadership of 3Com in the Gigabit network interface card (NIC) market; Licensing of Alteon's NIC technology patents from Nortel Networks; Integration of Alteon's NIC technology with features in 3Com Etherlink adapters.


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