Smart, Exponential-e sign Ethernet connectivity deal

23 Aug 2006

According to reports from Irish online news portal SiliconRepublic, one of the country’s alternative telecoms operators Smart Telecom has signed an agreement with network provider Exponential-e under which the pair will deliver reciprocal connectivity, support and maintenance. In a joint statement to the press the two companies said the tie-up would enable them to expand their optical Ethernet capabilities into each others’ markets. Exponential-e’s managed service is available nationwide in Ireland, while Smart Telecom customers have direct access to 73 cities on the UK mainland.