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Router maker Avici to slash workforce

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Router maker Avici to slash workforce, 02/17/06

Avici Systems, a maker of large routers for service providers, will layoff 45% of its workforce and focus on a few core features in a bid to achieve a profit.

Oracle to buy communications software vendor HotSip, 02/15/06

Looking to strengthen its hand in telecommunications infrastructure software, Oracle announced Wednesday it has agreed to buy HotSip, a vendor of communications software based in Stockholm.

High-speed optical research net taps top scientists, 02/14/06

National LambdaRail (NLR), a consortium of U.S. research universities and technology vendors that is building a high-speed nationwide optical network, has named a team of top scientists to help guide its policies and technology direction.