NTT Selects Sycamore for Multi-service Access
Sycamore Networks has reported that NTT Communications (NTT Com) has selected Sycamore DNX-11/88 and ENvision Plus multiservice access and network management platforms to perform key service access and delivery roles in NTT Com’s global multiservice network.
Netia Deploys 40 Gbps Core to Get Ready for the Approaching Zettabyte Era
Cisco announced that Netia, the leading Polish alternative fixed-line operator, is deploying the Cisco® CRS-1 Carrier Routing System to prepare its network for an increase in broadband demand. The Cisco CRS-1 Carrier Routing System provides Netia with a more reliable core platform offering unsurpassed scalability, high availability and security.
Abu Dhabi Will be the First City to be Connected Fully With Fiber to the Home
Etisalat (ETC), the telecom giant in Middle East Asia has announced its plan to make Abu Dhabi the world’s first fully fiber connected capital with Etisalat’s eLite. eLite is Etisalat’s brand for the advanced optical fiber communication network based on the fiber to the home (FTTH) technology.
FTTH boom in China- Alcatel-Lucent will deploy GPON FTTH for China Telecom
It is estimated that China will overtake Japan in terms of number of homes connected with fiber in the recent future but before 2011. Japan will still enjoy the position as leader of FTTH in terms of percentage of houses connected with fiber. The household penetration rate will be higher in Japan than China.