Alcatel and FT sign MoU

18 Mar 2004

Alcatel and France Telecom have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the joint development of a next generation network architecture which will merge fixed/internet and wireless platforms. The partnership is aimed at designing, developing and deploying innovative, differentiated and revenue generating services based on the convergence of existing networks. The MoU provides for the establishment of a joint R&D team, the sharing of R&D funding and the equal division of intellectual property arising from the partnership.

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