Telron (TLRN) became the first telecommunications equipment company to sell digital switches to China. Telron is looking to tap developing economies and high population density areas. The company also has become the first foreign company to make inroads in Japan's telecommunications market.

About Telron (TLRN):
Telron makes switching, wireless, and optical network systems for telephone carriers and data communications service providers (about 80% of sales). The company became a large telecom equipment maker by pushing fiber-optic systems for high-capacity networks and gobbling up computer telephony and computer software and services businesses. Its corporate communications equipment includes voice response phone systems, data networking routers, and wireless gear.