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VeriSign CFO Resigns, Company Reveals Mishandled Stock Options Grants

VeriSign Inc. on Thursday said its CFO has resigned and that the company mishandled stock options grants, incurring an additional $160 million in compensation expenses. The company, which manages the .com and .net domain names registry, revealed the upheaval in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. VeriSign blamed poor record-keeping and a lack […]

FCC Grants Qwest Forbearance Petition

The FCC has agreed to ease regulations on Qwest Communications International Inc.s long-distance operations, a move the company said will help it improve service to subscribers. The FCC on Feb. 20 voted 4-0, concurring that Qwest no longer is the dominant carrier in its 14-state region and that it faces intense competition from VoIP, wireless […]

Weston Group Offers E-rate Seminars

Westcon Group Inc. said each of its divisions will be offering E-rate TeleTrack seminars. The seminars will be Nov. 7 and Nov. 9 and will cover all aspects of E-rate, the federal grant program that supplies Internet and telephony equipment to schools and libraries nationwide. The training precedes the opening of the E-rate application window, […]

PowerDsine Grants PoE License to Alpha Telecom

PowerDsine Ltd., which makes equipment for Power over Ethernet (PoE), said today it has granted Alpha Telecom Inc. a license to use its patent for making and selling midspan PoE products. The patent covers PoE Midspan products that connect to an Ethernet switch to PoE-enable an enterprise network. PowerDsine has received similar patents in Australia, […]

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