Joe Baker has been named Strategic Marketing Manager and will head overall marketing efforts for ABB Power Products and Power Systems divisions. Bruce Wittbrodt will succeed Baker as Local Business Unit (LBU) manager and will head the ABB Medium Voltage Products LBU in North America, effective September 1, 2008.
Aspen Optics is launching a configuration tool for system integrators (SI) and internet service providers (ISP) to generate solutions for fiber network connection. This industry first configuration tool is capable of giving instant recommendations on how to connect fiber networks. It will revolutionize the way network engineers work, dramatically speeding up tasks that previously involve unnecessary trial and error. Network quality and cost-effectiveness is ensured with the best options for connection being generated automatically. This is a great news to SI, ISP, telecom operators, government and large enterprises that need frequent network expansion.