Arcor signs deal with Italtel for NGN

7 Sep 2006

German fixed line telco Arcor has signed a deal with vendor Italtel to provide next generation network (NGN) equipment for the development of new IP telephony and multimedia services and the expansion of its transit network. According to TeleGeography’s GlobalComms database, Arcor, controlled by the UK’s Vodafone, is the second largest player in the German fixed line market after incumbent Deutsche Telekom, with an 11% share of the broadband market at the end of March 2006.

Germany, Italtel, Vodafone Germany