Bouygues contracts Alca-Lu for mobile backhaul solution

28 Jul 2010

French telco Bouygues Telecom has selected Alcatel-Lucent to provide it with an IP/MPLS-based mobile backhaul solution to support an anticipated surge in 3G traffic from smartphones. Under the deal the French vendor will deploy its 7750 Service Router (SR) and 7705 Service Aggregation Router (SAR) along with the Alcatel-Lucent 5620 Service Aware Manager (SAM). Alcatel-Lucent will also provide a full range of comprehensive business transformation services including network design, installation, integration, testing and system maintenance.

France, Alcatel-Lucent, Bouygues Telecom