PT awards metro network contract

1 Aug 2007

Portugal Telecom’s domestic wireline subsidiary PT Comunicacoes has awarded a contract to Nokia Siemens Networks and ADVA Optical Networking for the deployment of new metropolitan area networks in the country’s major cities. The new systems will help ease traffic congestion as demand rises for more bandwidth-hungry applications. The financial details of the deal were not disclosed.

Portugal, Altice Portugal (MEO), Nokia