0
Broadband

Alibaba picks ZTE to build 100G optical network

Thursday 6 June 2013 | 01:13 CET | News
Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba has selected ZTE to construct an optical transport network to support the continued growth of Alibaba's e-commerce platforms. ZTE will deploy its ZXONE 8700 100G OTN series to build a 100G transmission network. The first phase of the project will cover four MANs in Hangzhou, Tianjin, and Beijing. When the broadband network is completed, it will carry most of Alibaba's data traffic.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Fixed
Companies: Alibaba / ZTE Belgium
Countries: China
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

ZTE launches ZXONE 9700 packet optical transport platform

Published 25 Jun 2014 10:23 CET | World
ZTE has launched the ZXONE 9700 packet optical transport platform (P-OTP) to help operators meet new service demands and ...

Alibaba to enter smart TV business

Published 23 Jul 2013 09:59 CET | China
Chinese e-commerce group Alibaba plans to develop a smart TV OS and STB to extend its footprint to new products. The OS was ...

Alibaba trebles Q1 net profit to USD 680 million

Published 17 Jul 2013 10:00 CET | World
China-based international e-commerce portal Alibaba increased revenues 71 percent to USD 1.38 billion in the first quarter from ...

D.Phone, ZTE sign 1 million handset deal

Published 03 Jul 2013 03:11 CET | China
Chinese handset retailer D.Phone and equipment and terminal manufacturer ZTE have signed an agreement to sell 1 million ZTE ...

ZTE partners with Easymeeting.net on video conferencing

Published 06 Jun 2013 04:01 CET | World
Chinese telecommunications equipment vendor ZTE and video conferencing provider Easymeeting.net have entered into a strategic ...

Alibaba, partners to build smart logistics network

Published 30 May 2013 01:19 CET | China
A group of Chinese e-commerce and logistics companies have formed a consortium, led by Alibaba Group, to build an package ...

Irdeto, Alibaba ink agreement to eradicate pirate device ads

Published 13 May 2013 04:36 CET | World
Content security equipment provider Irdeto has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Alibaba Group intended to ...

Alibaba buys 28% stake in AutoNavi

Published 13 May 2013 03:58 CET | China
Chinese e-commerce group Alibaba has bought a 28 percent stake in digital map and navigation provider AutoNavi. The two companies ...

Alibaba IPO valuation to be lower than Facebook's - report

Published 06 May 2013 09:05 CET | China
Chinese e-commerce group Alibaba is considering a more conservative valuation for its planned flotation than Facebook's around ...

Alibaba secures USD 8 bln loan - report

Published 06 May 2013 01:44 CET | China
Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group has secured an USD 8 billion loan from nine banks. The loan will be used to refinance ...

Alibaba buys 18% stake in Weibo for USD 586 mln

Published 29 Apr 2013 15:38 CET | China
Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba has acquired an 18 percent stake in Chinese microblogging service Weibo for USD 586 million. ...

Alibaba joins govt agencies to fight piracy

Published 24 Apr 2013 03:17 CET | China
Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group is partnering with five government and law enforcement agencies in a move to curb piracy ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

27 Oct GSMA Thrive North America
28 Oct Telecoms World Asia 2020
29 Oct Swisscom Q3 2020
29 Oct Hrvatski Telekom Q3 2020
29 Oct Comcast Q3 2020
29 Oct Veon Q3 2020
29 Oct NTT Docomo fiscal Q2
29 Oct Fortinet Q3 2020
29 Oct Corning Q3 2020
29 Oct Spotify Q3 2020
29 Oct CyrusOne Q3 2020
29 Oct Alphabet Q3 2020
29 Oct Digital Realty Q3 2020
29 Oct Orange Q3 2020
29 Oct Nokia Q3 2020
29 Oct BT fiscal Q2
29 Oct Twitter Q3 2020
29 Oct Altice USA Q3 2020
29 Oct Poly fiscal Q2
29 Oct HKBN FY results
29 Oct Motorola Solutions Q3 2020
29 Oct Amazon Q3
29 Oct Ribbon Communications Q3
29 Oct Dasan Zhone Q3
29 Oct Teleste Q3 2020
29 Oct Apple fiscal Q4
29 Oct Facebook Q3 2020
29 Oct Telesat Q3 2020
29 Oct Tucows Q3 2020
29 Oct Samsung Electronics Q3 2020
29 Oct Facebook Q3 2020
29 Oct Telefonica Q3 2020
30 Oct MediaTek Q3
30 Oct KDDI fiscal Q2
30 Oct Shaw Communications fiscal Q4
30 Oct Charter Communications Q3 2020
30 Oct Rovio Q3 2020
30 Oct Millicom Q3 2020
30 Oct Proximus Q3 2020
30 Oct Tecnotree Q3 2020
::: More Calendar Items