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Cisco buys out Tandberg for $3 billion

Today, Cisco announced that it has agreed to buy Norway-based video communications leader Tandberg for $3 billion. Under the terms of the agreement, Cisco will purchase all the outstanding shares of Tandberg for 153.5 Norwegian Kroner per share, for an aggregate purchase price of approximately $3 billion. This represents an …

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Swedish telecommunications giant TeliaSonera relying on Cisco

Today, Cisco announced that TeliaSonera, Sweden’s largest telecommunications provider, is deploying a point-to-point fiber network based on Cisco® IP Next-Generation Network (IP NGN).  The technology makes it possible to deliver symmetrical broadband services of up to 100 megabits per second (Mbps) to homes and businesses. The Cisco point-to-point fiber-to-the-premises (FTTx) …

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Xerox Buys ACS: Who’s Next in the Hardware Invasion?

Last year, HP bought professional services giant EDS.  Last week, Perot Systems was bought by Dell.  This week, hardware giant Xerox purchased ACS. Joe Doherty had this to say about the acquisition: “This deal is game-changing for both companies. It will create a $22 billion global corporation with $17 billion …

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Cisco unveils groundbreaking experience at Dolphins’ home opener

On Monday, the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League (NFL) announced the deployment of Cisco TelePresenceTM and Cisco StadiumVisionTM to help fans “Live the Game” at state-of-the-art Land Shark Stadium. The leading technology solutions deployed at Land Shark Stadium, which is playing host to this season’s Super Bowl and …

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IBM and Cisco Announce Smart Grid Pilot in Amsterdam

IBM and Cisco have announced a pilot smart grid project for 500 households in Amsterdam to increase energy efficiency.  The program is part of the Amsterdam Smart City initiative which endeavors to make Amsterdam a more sustainable city.  Cisco will provide IP-based management solutions enabling real-time, secure monitoring of appliances and energy systems …

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