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Ramp Networks


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Ramp Networks

Ramp developed connectivity products that provide high-bandwidth but economical ISDN Internet access to small and medium-sized businesses. The company's products, which were field upgradeable via downloadable software modules, stood out for their plug-and-play ease of use and maintenance. The company had an initial public offering in 1999, then was acquired by Nokia in January 2001.

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