The new face of Cabletron Systems

Duffy, Jim
June 1999
Network World;06/14/99, Vol. 16 Issue 24, p19
Trade Publication
Interviews Cabletron Systems Chief Executive Officer Piyush Patel on issues concerning the company and his job. Company's plan to focus on emerging growth markets; Challenges facing Cabletron; Likelihood that the company will remain independent. INSET: Briefs..


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