Posts tagged “Cisco”

Updated August 8, 2007

Premium Lock A Grand Opening: Cisco’s Swelling RTP Workforce Occupies New Building

Guy Drapeau is all smiles as he shows off Cisco's new next generation testing lab. Company opens ‘Park Falls’ structure as part of moves to accommodate 900 new workers. Cisco has hired some 900 people in Triangle over past two years.

July 23, 2007

Premium Lock Why Small Tech Companies Aren't Outsourcing

Vivek Wadhwa Many are focused on product innovation—and that's difficult to shift overseas.

Updated June 25, 2007

Premium Lock Innovation Focus: Nurturing a Culture of Entrepreneurship in Research Triangle

CED 'People in the Triangle have a very positive attitude about entrepreneurs. They respect them, they revere them, they understand them, and they understand the contribution entrepreneurship makes to the community,' says CED's Monica Doss.

Tags: Cisco, CED
Updated May 29, 2007

Premium Lock Reports: Cisco or Nortel May Acquire Gear Manufacturer Avaya. Analyst Likes Deal.

Avaya logo UPDATE: News.com, Wall Street Journal both say Avaya may sell off parts of firm – or all of it. Analyst see s a boost for both firms in buy is made.

Tags: Nortel, Cisco
May 29, 2007

Premium Lock Reports: Cisco, Nortel May Acquire Gear Manufacturer Avaya

Avaya on the sales block? News.com, Wall Street Journal both say Avaya may sell off parts of firm – or all of it.

Tags: Nortel, Cisco
Updated May 11, 2007

Premium Lock Former Cisco Executive Is New CEO at MCNC

Joe Freddoso Joe Freddoso, who served for several years as a top executive at Cisco’s campus in RTP, will assume new role on July 1.

Updated May 10, 2007

Premium Lock Lenovo Joins China Firms in U.S. Buying Spree

Lenovo's headquarters PC manufacturer commits to purchasing $1.3B in Microsoft products. Other China-based firms disclose plans to buy U.S. goods in attempt to cool trade debate.

Updated May 8, 2007

Premium Lock Network Appliance Picks N.C. for Expansion, 646 Jobs

Network Appliance Picks N.C. for Expansion, 646 Jobs North Carolina, Wake County team up for as much as $18.2 million in incentives to land project. NetApp will double its workforce in RTP.

Tags: Cisco, NetApp
Updated May 8, 2007

Premium Lock N.C. Offers NetApp $17.2M in Incentives for Expansion

Network Appliance Announcement could come today. Wake County is preparing tax package as well. NetApp mulls offers from N.C., Pittsburgh for potential of 646 new jobs.

Tags: Cisco, NetApp
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