When Nortel Networks, founded in Montreal in 1895 as the Northern Electric and Manufacturing Company, filed for protection from its creditors in 2009, … [Read more...] about Nortel Syndrome: Why Large Companies will Continue to be Hacked
Former Nortel executives, Frank Dunn, former CFO Douglas Beatty and former controller Michael Gollogly have been acquitted in the year-long Nortel … [Read more...] about Nortel and the damage Dunn; execs acquitted in fraud trial
The dark cloud of Nortel has hung over the Canadian tech scene for a decade. The fraud trial of ex-CFO Douglas Beatty, ex-CEO Frank Dunn, and … [Read more...] about Will allegations against Huawei forever change Nortel’s legacy?
On July 9th, the Globe and Mail ran a feature article that has since stirred a level of debate in the Canadian tech community not seen for some … [Read more...] about Is Canada’s Tech Sector Vanishing, or Just Changing?
The Wall St. Journal today reported that in 2000, Chinese hackers stole seven passwords from top Nortel executives and hacked into the beleaguered … [Read more...] about Did Chinese Hackers Bring Down Nortel?
This past Thursday, in the basement of a steakhouse in Toronto, new Research in Motion CEO Thorsten Heins met with more than a dozen Bay Street … [Read more...] about RIM’s Thorsten Heins Meets Bay Street Analysts. Is this Nortel 2.0?
In Canada, the shadow of Nortel is large and, seemingly, persistent. The fallen Ottawa tech giant, which once represented 36% of the total value of … [Read more...] about Cantech’s Nick Waddell talks Nortel with Michael Hainsworth of BNN
Not so fast. Those who assumed the sale of Nortel’s wireless patents to a group that included Apple, Microsoft, Sony Corp and Ericsson last summer … [Read more...] about Nortel Fraud Trial Punctuates a Decade of Decline
When the final pieces of Nortel's patent portfolio were sold off this past summer, the $4.5 billion price tag surprised many observers. The collection … [Read more...] about Nortel’s Orbitor: The iPhone Killer that was a Decade Ahead of its Time
Quick, think of a Canadian technology company with annual revenues of more than a billion dollars. OK, you said Research in Motion, right? But what … [Read more...] about Terry Matthews: Nortel is Gone, Here’s How we Get Over It