Tuesday, May 3, 2005

Canada's SaskTel Selects Alcatel's Ethernet Service Switch

SaskTel, the incumbent carrier in Saskatchewan, Canada, will use the Alcatel 7450 Ethernet Service Switch (ESS) and Alcatel 5620 Service Aware Manager for a converged packet transport network with IP/MPLS as the core protocol. Financial terms were not disclosed.

The addition of the Alcatel IP solution complements SaskTel's existing Alcatel solutions, which include IPTV middleware, broadband access, optical networking, ATM, Frame Relay and TDM solutions.


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