Sunday, April 13, 2008

Tiscali Int. Net Deploys Juniper T1600 Core Router

Tiscali International Network (TINet), the wholesale carrier division of the Tiscali Group, is deploying the Juniper Networks T1600 multi-terabit core router. TINet exclusively focuses on serving wholesale customers with high capacity IPv4 and IPv6 Transit, Layer 2 MPLS services for IPTV and data transport and with its global Ethernet private lines service. The 1600s will be installed in several Points of Presence throughout Europe and America to accommodate fast traffic growth and to support 40 Gbps technologies. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Juniper's T1600 core router features 1.6 Tbps of throughput in a single half-rack chassis. All JUNOS routing features are supported on the T1600, including point-to-multipoint (P2MP) MPLS that delivers efficient core video distribution. The T-series routers also include optical network integration via10GE optical interfaces and 40 Gbps interface cards