Huawei to develop CANTV’s NGN for USD50 million

25 Sep 2006

Huawei Technologies has been awarded a contract worth over USD50 million by Venezuelan incumbent telco CANTV to help transform its fixed line PSTN network to an IP-based next-generation network (NGN). Under the contract, Huawei will deploy its U-SYS solution, including soft switches, media gateways and multi-service access nodes, providing for ‘centralised call control, service provisioning and subscriber profiles’, according to a company statement.

Venezuela, CANTV, Huawei Technologies