Back in 1999, when Nortel was on a buying spree and reeling in record profits, it plunked down US$2.1 billion dollars for Clarify Inc., a leader in the CRM space that was bringing in $250 million in revenues annually. Now, in July of 2001, with Nortel expecting losses in the order of US$19.2 billion, Clarify may be jettisoned at a significant loss.
upgraded users on a Unix backend server with functionality to match users on a Windows backend server. Initial support is for Solaris on Oracle , with planned HP-UX/Oracle and AIX/UDB support. Yawn . There was one tantalizing headline just last month. On June 4, IBM and Nortel jointly released a Press Release entitled: IBM, Nortel Networks Build Relationship to Provide eBusiness Solutions to Service Providers, Enterprises. Sadly, however, in reading the press release, one quickly understood the