TITLE

CISCO, CIENA EARN APPROVAL FOR AT&T'S MESH NETWORK

AUTHOR(S)
LaBarba, Liane H.
PUB. DATE
February 2002
SOURCE
Telephony;2/18/2002, Vol. 242 Issue 7, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the announcement made by AT&T that it has deployed and will continue purchasing Ciena's CoreDirector optical switches and Cisco's Cerent box, the ONX 15454. Information on the out-of-court settlement between AT&T and Ciena; Description of the mesh backbone created by AT&T; Implication of the adoption made by AT&T to a mesh architecture in the telecommunication industry. INSET: AT&T'S INTELLIGENT OPTICAL NETWORK.
ACCESSION #
6273381

 

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