Microcom was acquired by Compaq Computer on July 1, 1997

Technology Hardware Company

Out of 60 sectors in the Mergr database, technology hardware ranked 12 in number of deals in 1997. The largest technology hardware acquisition in 1997 was U.S. Robotics - which was acquired by 3Com for $6.6B.

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Microcom, Inc.

500 River Ridge Drive,
Norwood, Massachusetts 02062
United States,

Microcom is a provider of central site and remote access solutions to OEMs, Internet service providers, regional Bell operating companies, corporations, universities and individual mobile PC users. The company's products enable users to access and communicate with corporate Local Area Networks (LANs), the Internet, intranets and online services from remote locations. Microcom's products and technologies include modems, central site systems, OEM solutions, network security, network management, remote access and remote control software.

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