Monday, April 24, 2006

First Avenue Networks Selects Huawei for SONET Core

First Avenue Networks, which provides U.S. carriers with wireless backhaul and access services, selected Huawei's SONET platform for its core network. The company will initially utilize Huawei's OptiX Metro 800 system for wireless backhaul applications, providing wireless carriers with T1, T3, 10/100 Carrier Ethernet, and Gigabit Ethernet services to meet the current and evolving needs of broadband wireless networks. First Avenue will also use OptiX Metro 800 to deliver wireless access services to wholesale service providers focused on enterprise and government markets.

Huawei's OptiX Metro SONET product line includes the M800 OC3/12 (future OC48), M1600 OC48/192 Compact and M3600 Core OC48/192 elements. This range of products share common interfaces.

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