Cascade to join the NASDAQ-100 Index.WESTFORD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 16, 1996--Cascade Communications Corp. (NASDAQ NASDAQ
in full National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations
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Cascade replaces U.S. Healthcare, Inc. (USHC), which is merging with Aetna Life and Casualty Company.
One of the world's fastest growing data communications companies and the price/performance leader in Frame Relay, Cascade Communications Corp. (NASDAQ:CSCC) of Westford, Massachusetts, is a global provider of wide area networking (WAN) products for the public carrier, ISP and enterprise markets. Cascade delivers multiservice WAN switches and network management solutions that enable customers to seamlessly integrate existing technologies with ATM for cost-effective network expansion and investment protection. Cascade's B-STDX multiservice WAN switches and the Cascade 500 ATM switch offer the highest scalability and network capacity in the industry. Worldwide, private and public networks such as Bell Atlantic, BellSouth, GTE, Pacific Bell, US West, LDDS WorldCom and BT rely on Cascade products for unparalleled quality of service and high-performance WAN services. At the heart of the Internet, Cascade switches are deployed by leading ISPs such as PSINet, UUNET (UUNET Technologies, Inc., Fairfax, VA, www.uunet.net) Founded in 1987, UUNET was the first commercial Internet service provider. Originally offering e-mail and news, it became a full Internet service organization providing dial-up and leased line accounts as well as archive space for , NETCOM NETCOM Network Enterprise Technology Command (US Army)
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Cascade Communications Corp.
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Cascade Communications Corp.
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