Inet Technologies Names New Board Member.Business Editors
RICHARDSON, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 2, 2001
Inet Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:INTI), a leading global provider of communications software solutions for next-generation networks, today announced the appointment of Dr. George H. Heilmeier Dr. George Harry Heilmeier (May 22, 1936 - ) is a notable American engineer and businessman, perhaps best known for his pioneering contributions to liquid crystal displays. to its board of directors. Heilmeier was elected by the Board on July 26, 2001. This appointment raises the number of Inet board members to seven.
Dr. Heilmeier is chairman emeritus of Telcordia Technologies (formerly Bellcore), a leading provider of communications software and professional services. Prior to his retirement in November 1997, he was chairman and chief executive officer. Dr. Heilmeier joined Bellcore in March 1991 as its president and chief executive officer. Prior to joining Bellcore, he was senior vice president and chief technical officer of Texas Instruments, Inc. Before joining Texas Instruments, he was director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), U.S. government agency administered by the Department of Defense (see Defense, United States Department of). (DARPA).
"We are honored to welcome Dr. Heilmeier to our Board," said Elie Akilian, president and chief executive officer of Inet. "He is one of America's technology pioneers and has received a host of awards and honors for his achievements. His technical expertise, business acumen and many years of industry experience will be extremely valuable to Inet."
Dr. Heilmeier is a member of the Defense Science Board and the National Security Agency Advisory Board. He serves on the Boards of Directors of TRW, Compaq Computer Corporation (company) Compaq Computer Corporation - The largest US manufacturer and vendor of IBM PC compatible personal computers and servers. Compaq was started in 1982 by three ex-Texas Instruments employees.
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About Inet Technologies, Inc.
Founded in 1989, Inet Technologies is a global provider of communications software solutions that enable carriers to more effectively design, deploy, diagnose, monitor and manage communications networks that carry signaling information used to control and deliver communications sessions and services. Inet's solutions also address the fundamental business needs of communications carriers, such as improved billing, targeted sales and marketing, fraud prevention and enhanced call routing. Inet is headquartered in Richardson, Texas and has approximately 530 employees worldwide. Inet is an ISO (1) See ISO speed.
(2) (International Organization for Standardization, Geneva, Switzerland, www.iso.ch) An organization that sets international standards, founded in 1946. The U.S. member body is ANSI. 9001 registered company. For more information, visit Inet on the Internet at www.inet.com.