Stratex Networks agreed to combine its operations with Harris' Microwave Communications division. The new company will be named Harris Stratex Networks.
ZTE is reselling Ciena' s CoreDirector optical switch in China for about a year, and is named ZTE ZXMP C660/C640.
Nortel is planning a number of IPTV-related acquisitions to re-enforce its telco video strategy. Currently, Nortel is partnering with Minerva, Kasenna, Orca, Irdeto Access, Amino, Tilgin AB, BraodStream and Terayon.
Cisco warns of three flaws in its routers and switches that may be left open to attacks. Software updates are available to fix the problems.