Thursday, September 3, 2015

Telefónica Spain Picks Juniper MX Edge Routers for Metro Network

Telefónica Spain has selected Juniper Networks' MX Series 3D Universal Edge Routers to build a next-generation Metro network across Spain. The new network will deliver fixed and mobile broadband services, including high-speed TV for residential users, as well as cloud services for businesses, all from a single IP network. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Telefónica will use the Juniper edge routers to consolidate its wholesale, residential and business services onto a single end-to-end IP infrastructure.

“Building a new network for a global service provider entails a profound transformation that requires a reliable and proven relationship to succeed. Beyond providing future-proof innovative technology, Juniper is committed to helping Telefónica accomplish its strategic objectives through high-touch support and professional services throughout the different phases of the deployment and operation of its new network,” stated Gerard Allison, senior vice president, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Juniper Networks.