Fujitsu empowers Marcatel open optical network

Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc. has announced that international communications carrier Marcatel successfully deployed 1FINITYâ„¢ T310 transport blades in its commercial, long-haul optical transport network, the company said.

By provisioning Fujitsu´s disaggregated, blade-based solution in an alien wavelength configuration, Marcatel has opened up its network to avoid vendor lock-in and benefit from greater cost-effectiveness, flexibility and agility.

With more than 50 years of experience, Marcatel operates a large optical fiber network that interconnects Mexico, the United States, Canada, South America, Europe and Asia, providing high-capacity trunking services to enterprises and international carriers.

Fujitsu is the Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company, offering a full range of technology products, solutions, and services. Approximately 140,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. For more information, see www.fujitsu.com.

Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc., is a trusted partner to a broad spectrum of customers across all industries, enabling them to realize the maximum value from their communications networks.