STC upgrades optical network with Ciena

Thursday 22 October 2015 | 10:47 CET | News
Saudi Telecom Company (STC) is deploying a next-generation network based on Ciena's converged packet-optical platforms, as well as GeoMesh networking technology. This equipment maximizes the potential of STC's existing global submarine and terrestrial investments by enabling flexible, high-capacity wholesale and enterprise Carrier Ethernet and OTN for Internet connectivity, data centre interconnect and high-bandwidth cloud services. Ciena's 5430 Packet-Optical platform, equipped with the WaveLogic 3 Extreme chipset and 15 Tbps hybrid packet OTN switching, together with the 6500 help increase

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Companies: Ciena / Saudi Telecom
Countries: Saudi Arabia
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