Movistar Mexico taps ZTE for OTN upgrade

20 Jun 2019

Telefonica Moviles Mexico (Movistar) has enlisted ZTE of China to upgrade its metropolitan optical transport network (OTN) at 51 sites across seven major cities. The vendor will deploy its ZXMP M721 solution, which it says will ease issues such as power consumption and high OPEX. It can be upgraded to support 100G/200G capabilities and will also support future 5G transport requirements.