Monday, October 9, 2006

Telefónica Latin America Selects Alcatel

Telefónica has selected Alcatel to provide solutions for its access, Metro Ethernet, IP edge and optical transport networks in Latin America. This award follows the recently announced selection of Alcatel to support Telefónica's broadband network transformation in Spain. Financial terms were not disclosed.

For broadband access, Alcatel will provide its 7302 Intelligent Services Access Manager (ISAM).

For the Metro Ethernet and IP edge network, Alcatel will supply its 7750 Service Router (SR), which will enable Telefónica to offer corporate access services and virtual private networks based on MPLS, on a national level.

For the transport network, Alcatel will provide its data-aware Optical Multi-Service Node (OMSN) systems, 1678 Metro Core Connect (MCC) and 1696 Metrospan systems to enhance network capacity and multi-service aggregation functionality for triple play service delivery.


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