0
Broadband

Ekinops to acquire optical transport network platform from Padtec for EUR 10 mln

Wednesday 29 May 2019 | 10:36 CET | News
Ekinops has announced the acquisition of OTN-Switch, an optical transport network platform developed by Brazilian manufacturer Padtec. As part of the deal, Ekinops will pay EUR 10 million in cash, financed with cash resources and debt. The acquisition also covers an R&D team of 25 engineers based near Sao Paulo, which will become part of the company's new Brazilian operations, to be managed by Jean-Luc Pamart, Ekinops' VP of R&D for optical transport.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. 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: Internet
Companies: Ekinops / Padtec
Countries: Brazil / World
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

5G


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

Ekinops media gateways certified for BT wholesale hosted communications

Published 16 Oct 2019 20:42 CET | United Kingdom
Optical network equipment provider Ekinops has completed BT wholesale certification for media gateways....

Ekinops posts 4% revenue growth in Q2, expects improved H1 EBITDA margin

Published 18 Jul 2019 10:53 CET | World
Optical network equipment supplier Ekinops posted second-quarter revenues of EUR 24.3 million, up 4 percent year-on-year at ...

Ekinops launches Channel Partner Program

Published 02 Jul 2019 10:09 CET | World
Ekinops launched the Ekinops Channel Partner Program (ECPP), a programme designed to support value-added resellers (VARs) and ...

Forethought.net deploys Ekinops FlexRate modules

Published 14 May 2019 16:33 CET | United States
Optical network equipment provider Ekinops announced a contract to provide its FlexRate modules to Forethought.net, based in ...

Um Telekom expands network with Padtec DWDM equipment

Published 27 Apr 2019 20:39 CET | Brazil
Recife-based telecom service provider Um Telecom has invested in the expansion of its DWDM networks by more than 3,000 km, ...

Padtec delivers network connection from Minas Gerais to Sao Paulo

Published 17 Apr 2019 14:52 CET | Brazil
Padtec announced it has delivered DWDM equipment for the Brazilian service providers Century Telecom, Corporativa and Starweb to ...

Ekinops posts 11% revenue growth in Q1

Published 17 Apr 2019 11:09 CET | World
Optical network equipment supplier Ekinops posted first-quarter revenues of EUR 20.8 million, up 11 percent at constant perimeter ...

Ekinops ends talks over ASN acquisition

Published 12 Apr 2019 16:23 CET | France
Optical network equipment supplier Ekinops issued a brief statement announcing the end of discussions with Nokia over a possible ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

18 Nov MEF19
19 Nov Connected Germany
20 Nov Avaya fiscal Q4
20 Nov Inmarsat Q3 2019
20 Nov Netgear analysts meeting
20 Nov Poly investors day
20 Nov Line developer day
20 Nov Sigfox Connect 2019
20 Nov NexTV Series Central Europe
21 Nov Ooma fiscal Q3
21 Nov A3 results for Q3
22 Nov FCC meeting
25 Nov Palo Alto fiscal Q1
25 Nov MTS Investor Day
26 Nov Partner Communications Q3 2019
26 Nov Analog Devices fiscal Q4
26 Nov Marvell Technology fiscal Q3
26 Nov Tech Data fiscal Q3
26 Nov Dell Technologies fiscal Q3
26 Nov VMware fiscal Q3
26 Nov Telekom Malaysia Q3 2019
27 Nov Cellcom Q3 2019
::: More Calendar Items