12 Recent Networking Industry Acquisitions To Keep An Eye On

And What About...Alcatel-Lucent?

It definitely hasn't happened yet, and Alcatel-Lucent, according to a spokesperson reached by CRN, definitely isn't commenting. But if Alcatel-Lucent is looking to sell off its enterprise telecom gear business, as The Wall Street Journal first reported using insider sources, its potential acquirers could be really interesting. The business, which includes phones, switches, SIP-compatible software and other wares, is said to be worth about $1.5 billion, and potential suitors might be HP and Microsoft.


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