If there is technological advance without social advance, there is, almost automatically, an increase in human misery. - Michael Harrington
The resources below provide information about the different types of hardware involved in the operation of high speed networking.


  • LightRiver Technologies *

    This company offers technologies and products for the building and use of high speed networks technologies such as fiber optic cables and high capacity SONET backbones, ATM switching, wireless systems and application software.

  • Cisco Connection ONLINE *

    Cisco Systems, Inc., leads the world in networking for the Internet. "Cisco's networking solutions connect people, computing devices and computer networks, allowing people to access or transfer information without regard to differences in time, place or type of computer system."

  • Fiber Optic Network Technology Co. (FONT) *

    FONT manufactures fiber optic components and designs fiber optic/RF systems.

  • Marconi Corporation *

    Marconi is an international supplier of networking solutions based on an Intelligent Infrastructure. The company acquired FORE Systems in June, 1999.


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