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Colt deploys Ciena Converged Packet Optical Platform in APAC

Friday 6 October 2017 | 10:53 CET | News
Colt Technology Services has deployed Ciena's 6500 Converged Packet Optical Platform in Asia-Pacific. The APAC deployment on the Colt IQ Network started in September this year and will support Colt's operations across Japan, Hong Kong and Singapore, as well as help upgrade intercontinental connections into Europe. Ciena's 6500, powered by WaveLogic Ai, is designed to support the Colt IQ Network expansion across the Asia-Pacific region. Colt will also use Ciena's Unified Management service, which provides network control across domains and network layers.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Ciena / Colt
Countries: Asia
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