Asia Pacific Telecom Awards Contract to IP Infusion

IP Infusion, a provider of network disaggregation solutions for telecom and data communications operators, has announced that Asia Pacific Telecom (APT), a provider of innovative telecom services in Taiwan and provider of intelligent living services, has selected IP Infusion to deliver a comprehensive disaggregated solution for the deployment of their 5G mobile network, the company said.

APT has more than 2 million subscribers and is rolling out a network of more than 5,000 Cell Site Routers (CSR) to deliver the next generation of services and increased connectivity for subscribers and Internet of Things (IoT) in Taiwan.

The disaggregated CSR solution from IP Infusion, in partnership with UfiSpace, a white-box solutions provider, and Foxconn Global Network Co., Ltd. (a.k.a. “FHnet”), a System Integrator, will deliver routers that can support the increased 5G data volumes and yet be compact, efficient, and simple to maintain.

The disaggregated solution will also deliver significant CapEx and OpEx savings through the use of white-box hardware and a network operating system (NOS) that includes advanced capabilities such as switching, routing and Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS). The NOS is optimized to deliver high performance on merchant silicon and provides seamless transition from traditional networks to open networks with investment protection.

A provider of the provision of wireless telecom needs in Taiwan, Asia-Pacific Telecom Co., Ltd. was founded in 2000 as a subsidiary of Asia-Pacific Telecom Group, formerly Eastern Broadband Communications Co., Ltd. From 2007 through 2011, the parent company carried out internal mergers to match the firm´s corporate strategy. For more information, visit https://www.aptg.com.tw/.

Foxconn Global Network Co., Ltd., (a.k.a. “FHnet”) is a system integrator owned by Hon Hai Technology Group. Its professional team creates a full range of system integration services covering telecommunications, transmission, network, engineering, IoT applications (Industry 4.0, smart city, smart agriculture), Big data, cloud network services, etc. and provides 24-hour uninterrupted professional services to 1.2 million users worldwide. For more information, visit https://www.fhnet.com.tw/

UfiSpace is the first to revolutionize the communication industry by moving Internet traffic at speeds never thought possible. Now UfiSpace is spearheading the deployment of 5G network architectures by providing Telecoms, Cloud and Data Centers with solutions to upgrade, deploy, and scale their network infrastructure to enable 5G services. With a vertically integrating supply chain from design to finish, UfiSpace delivers high quality and cost-effective open networking solutions. For more information, visit www.ufispace.com.

IP Infusion enables disaggregated networking solutions for carriers, service providers and data center operators. Additional information can be found at http://www.ipinfusion.com