0
Broadband

Nokia to roll out Telefonica Spain's new optical network

Tuesday 28 June 2016 | 09:49 CET | News
Nokia has announced a contract to roll out a new metro transport network to help Telefonica Spain handle the expected increased in traffic from its Fusion-branded quad-play services. As part of the deal, Nokia will install the network in areas of high population density, including Barcelona and other cities in Catalonia, ultimately covering half of Spain. Nokia will provide multiple elements of its recently enhanced optical portfolio based on the Nokia Photonic Service Engine version 2 (PSE-2), including the Nokia 1830 PSS-24x packet-OTN switch. The new transport network will provide the

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: Nokia / Telefonica
Countries: Spain
::: 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 upgrades Telefonica Mexico network with 100G OTN

Published 20 Oct 2016 15:46 CET | Mexico
ZTE has announced the completion of a 100G optical transport network (OTN) project for Telefonica Mexico, allowing the operator ...

Telefonica to provide new e-mail service for Spain's lawyers

Published 22 Sep 2016 10:17 CET | Spain
Telefonica has signed a three-year contract to provide the General Council of Spanish Lawyers with a new cloud-based e-mail ...

Nokia launches predictive optimisation service for IP video

Published 08 Sep 2016 10:03 CET | World
Nokia has claimed an industry first with its new predictive optimisation service for video and high-bandwidth applications ...

Nokia launches 'Real-Time Mobile Network Analytics' platform

Published 01 Jul 2016 09:11 CET | World
Nokia launched 'Real-Time mobile network analytics,' a platform that gives operators a view of mobile networks from individual ...

Telefonica launches revamped Fusion+ convergent plans

Published 30 Jun 2016 08:07 CET | Spain
Telefonica has announced a major revamp of its Movistar Fusion+ convergent plans, applying a price hike of between EUR 2 and EUR ...

Telefonica hits 100,000 symmetric fibre users in a month

Published 02 Jun 2016 09:48 CET | Spain
Telefonica (Movistar) has reached 100,000 symmetric fibre users just under one month after launching the service, reports Europa ...

Spanish 30 Mbps broadband accesses surge to 28.7 mln

Published 10 May 2016 09:26 CET | Spain
Around 28.7 million Spanish users can access broadband connections of 30 Mbps and over, according to the latest report on ...

Telefonica to activate symmetric fibre service on 07 May

Published 05 May 2016 09:48 CET | Spain
Telefonica (Movistar) will begin to roll out a symmetric download and upload service in its 30 Mbps and 300 Mbps fibre-optic ...

Telefonica offers free La Liga until end of season

Published 02 May 2016 08:38 CET | Spain
Telefonica has followed Vodafone Spain's lead and offered all Movistar+ subscribers free access to Spain's top-tier football ...

Telefonica Spain sales inch up as OIBDA rises 2% in Q1

Published 29 Apr 2016 08:25 CET | Spain
Telefonica's Spanish unit (Telefonica Espana) reported revenues of EUR 3.13 billion in the first quarter of 2016, up 0.2 percent ...

Telefonica Spain to increase price of pay-TV packages

Published 31 Mar 2016 10:21 CET | Spain
Telefonica has announced that it will increase the price of its Canal+ Series and Cinema packages starting 01 May. Canal+ Series, ...

Telefonica to make all fibre services symmetric from May

Published 23 Mar 2016 10:59 CET | Spain
Telefonica (Movistar) has confirmed that it will begin to upgrade its FTTH network to a symmetric download and upload service in ...

Spanish union says fibre plan will increase digital divide

Published 01 Mar 2016 10:05 CET | Spain
Spanish trade union CCOO (Workers' Commissions) has joined the chorus of disapproval raised by the new regulations governing the ...

Spain approves new wholesale fibre market regulation

Published 25 Feb 2016 11:33 CET | Spain
Spain's communications regulator CNMC has finally approved new regulations governing the country's wholesale fixed broadband ...