China Telecom chooses Alca-Lu´s GPON solution

10 Jun 2009

Alcatel-Lucent (Alca-Lu) has announced that it has secured nearly 40% of China Telecom’s 2009 fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) trial projects. Building on the vendor’s gigabit passive optical networking (GPON) solution in five of its deployments, China Telecom will be able to cost-effectively deliver high-revenue, user-centric broadband services over distances of up to 20km, via a fibre optic cable. The contracts were secured through Alcatel-Lucent Shanghai Bell, Alcatel-Lucent’s flagship company in China.

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