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Cisco Makes Keeping Up With the Joneses’ Wired Home Easier

Keeping up with the Joneses just got a lot harder. Making good on its word of providing the plumbing for an Internet-connected society, Cisco Systems Inc. is helping create what promises to be the most futuristic community in the world.<br /><br />The Internet equipment provider was set to announce Wednesday that it is working with the planned Southern California community of Playa Vista to create a massive model for the way consumers will live and interact in the future.

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Movers

<b>INDUSTRY</b><@SM><@SM><TAB><b>MetaMorphix Inc.</b> announced <i>John R. Block</i> and <i>Gerald Welch</i> have joined the company

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Efforts Underway to Promote Telecommuting

Maryland transportation officials and local employers are stepping up efforts to promote telecommuting, hoping that it will both reduce traffic congestion and attract workers who value flexibility.<@SM><@SM><TAB>At a telecommuting seminar yesterday, co-sponsored by the Maryland Department of Transportation and the Baltimore Metropolitan Council, about two dozen private and public sector employers and employees listened as presenters rattled off the benefits of

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TECHNOLOGY

<b>Voyager.net Taps Visual Networks</b><@SM><@SM><i>Midwestern ISP Chooses Rockville Firm For Its IP InSight Management Software</i><@SM><@SM><TAB>Rockville-based <b>Visual Networks Inc.</b>, a provider of service management solutions for e-business, announced this past Monday that <b>Voyager.net</b>, a Midwestern Internet Service Provider (ISP), selected Visual

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BANKING

<b>Easing the Burden of Tuition Payments</b> <@SM><@SM><i>Bank of America Foundation Awards Joe Martin Scholarships to Local Students</i><@SM><@SM><TAB><b>Bank of America Foundation</b> announced this week the recipients of the <b>Joe Martin Scholarship</b> program for children of <b>Bank of America</b> associates.

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NEWS SUMMARY

Crown Central Sees ProfitCrown Central Petroleum Corp. said yesterday that it made a net profit of $9.2 million, or 93 cents per share, in the second quarter of 2000, compared to a net loss of $11 million, or $1.12 per ...

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