Update: USRX Announces DSL Alliance - TheStreet

U.S. Robotics

(USRX)

on Wednesday unveiled its first two "DSL," or digital subscriber line, products at an exposition in Germany. The company, which builds modems and higher-end network equipment, announced that

CS Telecom

, a subsidiary of the

Groupe Copagnie des Signaux

, will sell those products jointly with its own network gear throughout Europe.

USRX has also allied with

GlobeSpan

, a privately held ADSL company, in a development pact. ADSL is a type of DSL. USRX's new products are equipped with technology from GlobeSpan.

A

story in

The Street

on Tuesday previewing the Wednesday announcement said companies such as

Amati

(AMTX) - Get Report

,

PairGain

(PAIR)

and

Aware

(AWRE) - Get Report

were alliance candidates.

By Kevin Petrie

kpetrie@thestreet.com