KPN signs equipment deal with Huawei

4 Jul 2005

Dutch telecoms group Royal KPN has selected Chinese vendor Huawei Technologies to deliver and install an access layer Coarse Wavelength Division Multiplexing system and Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing national backbone covering the Netherlands. The deal is the second major European contract for the Chinese company which last December won a deal with another Dutch telco, Telfort, to supply it with a 3G network. The value of the latest contract was not disclosed.

Netherlands, KPN