Alcatel to enhance Telefónica’s IP bandwidth

9 Jun 2006

Telefónica de España has contracted Alcatel to enhance the bandwidth capacity of its IP network. Alcatel will deploy its 7302 Intelligent Services Access Manager platform, a high bandwidth IP access platform with xDSL interfaces which will enable Telefónica to offer a range of interactive multimedia services such as VoD, IPTV and high definition TV (HDTV) for residential users. Alcatel will also be providing Telefónica with advanced MPLS-based virtual private network (VPN) services for its corporate customers. The value of the deal was not disclosed.

Spain, Telefonica Espana (Movistar)