Converge ICT Solutions chooses Coriant to expand services

Coriant, a global supplier of open, disruptive, and hyperscale networking solutions for service providers and web-scale Internet operators, has announced that Converge ICT Solutions, Inc. (Converge), a complete ICT solutions provider in the Philippines, has selected the Coriant® 7090 Packet Transport Platform and Coriant Transcend™ Chorus network management to expand delivery of carrier-grade metro Ethernet services across the Philippines, the company said.

The nationwide deployment will span over 450 sites and help Converge better serve the broadband, wholesale, and cloud connectivity needs of its small, medium, and large enterprise customers.

Configured as an aggregation and demarcation device, the Coriant 7090 solution will enable Converge to quickly and cost-efficiently deploy MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0 (CE 2.0) certified services, including 10GbE point-to-point (E-Line), any-to-any (E-LAN), hub and spoke (E-Access), and rooted-multipoint (E-Tree) services. To simplify and accelerate end-user CE 2.0 service activation, Converge will leverage the Zero Touch Provisioning capabilities of Coriant Transcendâ„¢ Chorus.

The software-powered end-to-end management platform supports sophisticated automation capabilities designed to increase agility, shorten time-to-revenue, provide better Service Level Agreements (SLAs), and reduce OpEx by eliminating avoidable truck rolls.

The Coriant® 7090 CE Packet Transport Solutions are an integral component of Coriant´s comprehensive end-to-end transport portfolio and work seamlessly with the Coriant® 7100 Nano and Pico Packet Optical Transport Solutions, the Coriant® mTera® Universal Transport Platform, the Coriant® hiT 7300 Multi-Haul Transport Platform, and the Coriant® 8600 Smart Router Series. The Coriant portfolio provides flexible and reliable transport solutions that meet a wide variety of service needs from integrated network access to scalable high-speed transport spanning metro, regional, and long haul network segments.

Converge ICT Solutions, Inc. (Converge) is a provider of value-added integrated solutions in telecom, network and Internet connectivity in the Philippines. The company is focused on building strategic alliances with technology partners to ensure enhanced value to its clients by creating customized solutions. Converge offers bandwidth and transport services which include international private lines (IPL), domestic leased lines (DLL), multi-site interconnectivity (Point to Multi-Point), metro Ethernet and Internet connectivity services such as Fiber Internet, Cable Internet, Internet Cable TV Bundle, Cable TV, Prepaid Internet, Enterprise Internet and Business Internet. The company also provides data center services such as network management services, multi-homed network, disaster recovery services, network redundancy solutions, 24/7 monitoring, co-location and local connectivity.

Coriant delivers innovative and dynamic networking solutions for a fast-changing and cloud-centric business world.