Sunday, March 15, 2009

Telekom Srbija Upgrades Optical + Access with Alcatel-Lucent

Telekom Srbija, the main telecommunications operator in Serbia, has awarded a contract to Alcatel-Lucent to expand, extend and upgrade its existing network. Under the agreement, Alcatel-Lucent will provide its packet optical transport solution for DSLAM traffic aggregation and Ethernet business services while the 1626 Light Manager dense wavelength division multiplexing (DWDM) system will be used for long-haul transport. Additionally, Alcatel-Lucent will supply its DSL and Litespan /MSAN technology and the associated services of project management, software integration, integration services and technical support services. Financial terms were not disclosed.