Stories by Packet O'Chips

  • TABLOID: LAN DRAGS

    A President is the likely replacement for the Queen in the result of a yes vote for the republic. But who would be left at LAN Systems if they ousted all their queens?

  • Tabloid: DMO DEBACLE

    What was meant to be the biggest, most prestigious networking tender ever in Australia has become something of a joke and a farce, according to some of the parties pitching for the deal and sources inside Telstra.

  • Microsoft's Y2K backflip

    Packet Sniffer recently heard from a mole deep within Microsoft that Rich Kaplan, the company's general manager, Pacific Northwest district, has made a quick Y2K about-face.

  • No rabbit in a hat

    One thing became clear at the annual A.S.K Bledisloe Cup luncheon last week: distributor LAN Systems is obviously making too much money.

  • Bay says bye-bye to channel manager

    Bay Networks, which made a concerted effort to rebuild its channel management team last year, has been forced back to the drawing board following the resignation of Steve McLoughlin.