OT but funny: shades of gallery.colofinder.net

Scott Berkman scott.berkman at reignmaker.net
Tue Aug 26 16:40:21 CDT 2008

Or you may be thinking of the mergers, etc...,  with Cabletron,
Riverstone, and Yago and then all that into Lucent.


-----Original Message-----
From: Wallace Keith [mailto:kwallace at pcconnection.com] 
Sent: Tuesday, August 26, 2008 5:27 PM
To: Jay R. Ashworth; nanog at nanog.org
Subject: RE: OT but funny: shades of gallery.colofinder.net

Cabletron != baynetworks, that was Wellfleet and Synoptics that merged
to become Bay, that became Nortel.....
I've been around too long.


-----Original Message-----
From: Jay R. Ashworth [mailto:jra at baylink.com] 
Sent: Tuesday, August 26, 2008 5:19 PM
To: nanog at nanog.org
Subject: Re: OT but funny: shades of gallery.colofinder.net

On Tue, Aug 26, 2008 at 05:12:39PM -0400, Eric Brunner-Williams wrote:
> After the first and second InterOps our cable plant for networks that 
> lasted a week were considerably better organized. The short duration 
> isn't that compelling for ... pasta panic.

I got to go to one Interop; way back in Atlanta when Cabletron and
whomever else turned into Bay Networks were still separate companies.
seemed pretty clean to me; which one was that?

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