Wednesday, September 8, 2010

China Telecom Tests 100 GE with Alcatel-Lucent

China Telecom's Beijing Research Institute has tested Alcatel-Lucent's 100G solution, including its 7750 Service Router equipped with 100 Gigabit Ethernet interfaces.

"This success with China Telecom further highlights Alcatel-Lucent's leading position in the 100 GE arena and confirms that we can help our customers in China and around the world efficiently scale their enterprise, mobile and residential activities," said Romano Valussi, president of Alcatel-Lucent Shanghai Bell. "Our solution also aligns with China's national strategy to converge telecom, internet and TV &radio broadcasting networks, and the grand scale application of video services."

Alcatel-Lucent also noted that, to date, it has shipped more than 70,000 IP/MPLS service router portfolio systems, deployed by over 350 service providers in 110 countries.