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Telkom Indonesia picks Alcatel-Lucent for backbone
07 September 2010
Alcatel-Lucent has won a contract to build a backbone network for Telekomunikasi Indonesia
Telekomunikasi Indonesia has selected Alcatel-Lucent to undertake a transformation of its backbone network. The vendor will be converging Telkom’s IP and optical networks.
Alcatel-Lucent’s solution will enable the Indonesian service provider to cope with increasing data traffic, simplify its network and reduce costs, while providing higher efficiency and robustness.
Under the agreement, Telkom will manage the operational and power consumption challenges resulting from traffic growth, by leveraging Alcatel-Lucent’s converged backbone transformation offering.
Alcatel-Lucent is currently providing its 1830 photonic service switch combined with its service router IP/MPLS platform with integrated tuneable dense wavelength division multiplexing interfaces for Telkom and also supply it with technical supervision and training across the offering. GTB