Tech Firms Add to Exec Rosters


Two cable-technology players added some new talent to their executive

Cedar Point Communications Inc. appointed Wray West as vice president of
systems engineering. West was the founder and chief technology officer at
virtual-private-network provider Indus River Networks, which was acquired by
Enterasys Networks Inc. in 2001. He will oversee integration of Cedar Point's
products into carrier operations.

Meanwhile, operational-support-systems provider Core Networks Inc. added Ian
Parrott to its executive roster. Parrott -- who has 20 years of experience in
the information-technology business at companies including TIBCO Software Inc.
and Reuters Group PLC -- will take over as director of product management,
reporting to CEO Craig Soderquist. He will be based in Core's California