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Cisco finally closes $3.3 billion Tandberg bid

Networking giant made its initial offer for the video-conferencing company in October but got the thumb's down. Six months later, Cisco seals the deal.

By April 19, 2010


Cisco works percentages toward Tandberg takeover

Just shy of 90 percent of Tandberg shares as it passes a self-imposed drop-dead deadline, Cisco says its acquisition plan is still very much alive.

By December 4, 2009


Cisco boosts bid for Tandberg to $3.41 billion

After its initial bid got the cold shoulder, Cisco has upped its buyout offer for the video conferencing equipment maker.

By November 16, 2009


Cisco to buy video firm Tandberg for $3 billion

As part of its expansion into videoconferencing and collaboration, Cisco Systems antes up for the Norwegian video communications company.

By October 1, 2009


Another shot at the elusive video phone

Tandberg will try a version for the business market.

By June 18, 2008


Juniper, Polycom forge telepresence, video-conferencing alliance

Joint venture announced Monday is designed to compete with Cisco after its recent acquisition of Tandberg and bring companies inexpensive video-conferencing services.

By January 25, 2010


Ex-IBM engineer builds innovative phono cartridges

Soundsmith's Peter Ledermann not only makes a full line of highly innovative phono cartridges -- the company also offers amplifiers and speakers.

By December 22, 2013


Logitech buys video-conferencing firm LifeSize

Acquisition puts the maker of Webcams and other peripherals into the video-conferencing market.

By November 10, 2009


Cisco to buy cloud security firm for $183 million

Cisco Systems plans to buy a Web-based security software company called ScanSafe, marking the third announced acquisition this month.

By October 27, 2009


Cisco concerned about Skype, Microsoft Lync integration

Exclusive integration "could lock-in businesses who want to reach Skype's 700 million account holders," says Cisco, which has appealed the European Commission's OK of the merger.

By February 15, 2012