Oi close to contracting IPTV platform supplier - report

Tuesday 11 October 2011 | 17:05 CET | News
According to Brazilian media reports, telecommunications operator Oi is close to selecting the equipment supplier for its IPTV platform. The decision, which will be made in the coming weeks, involves all the major vendors, including Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson, Huawei and ZTE, among others. Oi is seeking an end-to-end solution, and will not opt for the pay-as-you-grow model, which was adopted by Brasil Telecom when it tested the IPTV service, or even by Oi during the expansion of the broadband network, which essentially transfers the risk to suppliers of the successful service deployment. Oi

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Alcatel-Lucent USA/FR / Huawei China / Oi / ZTE Belgium
Countries: Brazil
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