Lucent Technologies is a leading global supplier of communications networking equipment, holding strong leadership positions in Internet infrastructure for service providers, optical networking, wireless networks and communications networking support and services.
Lucent is focused on being the leader in building a broadband and mobile Internet infrastructure that will change the way people communicate. Lucent provides the systems, software, silicon and services for what is the largest network build-out in history.
With headquarters in Murray Hill, N.J., Lucent has about 125,000 employees worldwide about one-quarter of them based outside the United States and has offices or distributors in more than 90 countries and territories around the world. For the fiscal year ended Sept. 30, 2000, Lucent had approximately $34 billion in revenues from continuing operations.
Bell Labs, Lucent`s world-renowned research and development arm, has a presence in 32 countries, and has produced 11 Nobel laureates since 1937. Scientists and researchers at Bell Labs receive more than four patents every business day.
Lucent Technologies has more than 900 employees at sites located in and around Dublin. Lucent`s facility at Blanchardstown Industrial Park, which is expanding its optical networking operations, is responsible for core and access network solutions and converged-network services platform.