Anne C. Lee 02.18.10 12:40 AM Shenzhen-based Huawei Technologies shot past Alcatel-Lucent and Nokia Siemens in 2009 to become the world's No. 2 telecom-equipment provider, powered by quality and product upgrades on top of its long-standing low prices. Newsletter Get the latest Fast Company stories delivered to your inbox daily. Send I'd also like to receive special Fast Company offers ARE YOU REGISTERED TO VOTE? Register now to make sure you have a voice in the election.