Chunghwa Telecom, Alcatel-Lucent to launch Taiwan’s first GPON

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Alcatel-Lucent has established a contract with Taiwanese telco Chunghwa Telecom to launch the country’s first gigabit passive optical network (GPON). The new infrastructure will allow Chunghwa to provide triple-play services to its residential and business customers. As a part of the launch, Alcatel-Lucent will deploy its 7342 Intelligent Services Access Managers (ISAM) while the GPON platform will be complemented by …

EditorChunghwa Telecom, Alcatel-Lucent to launch Taiwan’s first GPON

Alcatel-Lucent and SWU TeleNet partner to bring broadband to Rural Germany

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German regional network operator, SWU TeleNet has started to deploy a high speed broadband network in 14 districts of Ulm in South Germany, in association with French-US vendor Alcatel-Lucent. According to report, the rollout forms part of the ‘Internet-Offensive 2012′ initiative, under which the rural region of Ulm is preparing to meet and surpass the targets of the European Commission’s …

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Kazakhtelecom and Alcatel-Lucent deploy the first GPON network in Kazakhstan’s capital Astana

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Alcatel-Lucent today announced that it has completed the deployment of the first gigabit passive optical network (GPON) in Astana, the capital city of Kazakhstan. Leading Kazakhstan operator Kazakhtelecom will use the new network to provide advanced broadband services such as IPTV, video on demand (VoD) and high-speed Internet access to residential and business customers. The deployment marks the beginning of …

EditorKazakhtelecom and Alcatel-Lucent deploy the first GPON network in Kazakhstan’s capital Astana

Vodafone Qatar selects Alcatel-Lucent for landline contract

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Vodafone Qatar has awarded an agreement to Alcatel-Lucent to be the sole supplier for an expansion into the fixed broadband market. Following the award of a landline license last year, Vodafone Qatar is planning to offer customers an integrated service, encompassing fixed and mobile. To achieve this ambitious project, Vodafone Qatar selected Alcatel-Lucent, together with partner companies, to deploy an …

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Alcatel-Lucent, Verizon & Portugal Telecom Conduct 10Gbps Broadband Connection Trials

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Alcatel-Lucent, company specializing in broadband networking, IP and optics technologies, has begun testing the symmetrical 10 Gbps broadband service connections that are delivered across gigabit passive optical networks (GPON). The company is carrying out the test with Verizon and Portugal Telecom. Portugal Telecom has already carried out the broadband tests at 10 Gbps, while Verizon has successfully carried out field …

EditorAlcatel-Lucent, Verizon & Portugal Telecom Conduct 10Gbps Broadband Connection Trials

Maxis communication and Huawei sign FTTx pact

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Maxis Communications, Malaysia has signed a deal with Chinese vendor Huawei to act as the exclusive supplier for its next generation high speed internet infrastructure. Under the deal it includes the construction and management of a full service FTTx network using GPON technology. The affiliation between the companies was officially made on 19 August. Huawei consenting to deliver an end-to-end …

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China Mobile, China Unicom sign USD 1.8b deal with Ericsson

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www.WirelessFederation.com/news: 2G/3G frame agreements have been signed by China Mobile and China Unicom with Ericsson.  Under the contract with China Mobile, Ericsson will provide a radio access network including the multi-standard radio base station RBS 6000 and mobile soft-switching technology. This will boost the capacity of the network and evolve it into an IP network. The agreement worth USD 1 …

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