Broadband Gateway/Zhone mix gateways

Broadband Gateways Inc. partnered with Zhone Technologies Inc. to allow interoperability between Broadband's Evolo Intelligent Premises Gateway and Zhone's Sechtor 100A Voice Gateway.

The open-standards-based mix will allow providers to deploy advanced voice and data over broadband packet networks immediately, while minimizing deployment and management costs, Broadband reports.

Interoperability is based on the ATM Forum's LES-CAS standard, it says.

Covad to supply DSL to Calif. stadium

Covad Communications was designated official broadband provider to the 2000 America League West Division Champion Oakland Athletics, it announced today. The Network Associates Coliseum will provide DSL connections to fans, teams, administrative offices and the press box.

FiberCore lands contracts worth $55 M

FiberCore has picked up another $55 million in North American contracts for its single- and multimode fibers, it reports. The contracts are in addition to another $260 million the company had as of March 31.

The company says the contracts also have provisions to supply another $30 million to $100 million, pending certain conditions.