Tuesday, August 1, 2006

Alcatel Supplies Digital Microwave + Optical for Iraqi Nationwide Backbone

Alcatel has been selected to deliver a turnkey high capacity nation-wide microwave backbone to Iraqi Telecommunications & Post Corporation (ITPC), the sole fixed operator in Iraq. Under the EUR 30 million contract, which is being financed by The World Bank, Alcatel will supply its Alcatel 9600 LSY high-capacity long haul digital microwave radio transmission backbone along with Optical Multi-Service Node (OMSN) systems, PDH multiplex and cross connect. Alcatel will also provide end-to-end network management, power supply equipment and towers providing efficient control & routing throughout the network.

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