BIoT Canada

Features


Feature

3COM Canada Appoints New President

January 1, 2000

3Com Canada Inc. of North York, ON, has announced the appointment of Nick Tidd as its new President.As President, Mr. Tidd will be responsible for all Canadian operations including strategic planning,…

Feature

Manitoba Telecom Makes Changes

January 1, 2000

Manitoba Telecom Services Inc. of Winnipeg has announced the resignation of Bill Baines as President and Chief Operating Officer of MTS Communications Inc., the company’s wireline subsidiary.David C. …

Feature

Nortel to acquire Qtera

January 1, 2000

Nortel Networks, Brampton, ON, has agreed to acquire Qtera Corporation, a Boca Raton, Florida-based company that produces long-reach optical networking systems, for up to US$3.25 billion in Nortel Net…

Feature

Cygnal inks deal with Polycables

January 1, 2000

Oshawa, Ontario-based Cygnal Technologies Corporation has acquired Polycbles National Inc. (Polycables) of Montreal, PQ, a provider of structured cabling, installation and project management to busin…

Feature

Carrier contracts drive VoIP equipment market

January 1, 2000

Anxious service providers are currently building voice-over-IP (VoIP) networks and creating a tremendous opportunity for those involved in that industry, according to a new report from Allied Business…

Feature

Program helps prepare for gigabit-over-copper

January 1, 2000

3Com Corporation, Santa Clara, CA, and Mohawk/CDT, Leominster, MA, have announced a worldwide 1000BASE-T validation program designed to help medium- to large-sized businesses prepare for the implement…

Feature

Microtest Launches Cabling Seminar

January 1, 2000

Microtest, Inc. of Phoenix, AZ, has launched a new seminar series which addresses the field of advanced cable testing, evolving standards and both copper and optical fiber cable certification.The “Adv…

Feature

Companies to benefit from R&D fund

January 1, 2000

A variety of Canadian companies will benefit from a $2.5 million wireless R&D initiative currently being rolled out across the country.In partnership with CANARIE, Canada’s not-for-profit Internet dev…

Feature

Copper, Fiber and the Year 2000

January 1, 2000

The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) TR-42 engineering committee and associated subcommittees met in Reno, Nevada last November. A number of major objectives were reached during this impo…

Feature

Maintenance & Testing: Uncovering the Plot

January 1, 2000

Every cable has a tale to tell. By extracting information from certification plots and preserving the measured data, you will get the whole story.Industry standards for physical layer signaling are co…