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Compaq Reorganizes Again
“When in trouble, when in doubt: Run in circles! Scream and shout”. And reorganize.

bill parcells  don't follow American football: Bill Parcells is a football coach known for taking terrible-performing teams and turning them into Super Bowl contenders or champions.) After six companies in ten years, one questions how much value Pesatori adds to any given situation. It is also rumored that few persons inside Compaq (including CEO Capellas) are shedding tears over his departure. In addition, the speed with which Mr. Capellas eliminated the position indicates the value he placed on that role. At least

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How 3Com, Became 1Com


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bill parcells  But as football great Bill Parcells once noted, high potential means you haven't done anything yet. 3Com lacked focus after its 1997 acquisition of U.S. Robotics. That risk continues. After this restructuring , 3Com will also be involved in: Unified messaging, thanks to its US$ 90 Million acquisition of Call Technologies High speed Internet service for the hospitality industry (CAIS Internet) Internet appliances integrating technologies from SonicWall (NASDAQ:SNWL), Inktomi (NASDAQ:INKT), and F5 Read More

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Microsoft Introduces New Consumer Electronics-Plus Era


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