Tuesday, May 31, 2005

Guangdong Telecom Selects Lucent's LambdaUnite

Guangdong Telecom, a provincial subsidiary of China Telecom, awarded two optical networking contracts to Lucent Technologies. The deployments will include Lucent's LambdaUnite Multi-Service Switch (MSS) and the Metropolis ADM MultiService Mux for Guangdong Telecom's networks in Zhongshan and Zhuhai. This marks the first deployment of the LambdaUnite MSS in the two cities and the first deployment of the Metropolis ADM in Zhuhai. Financial terms were not disclosed.