InterNexa, Coriant bring open network to Latin America

InterNexa, a connectivity infrastructure and ICT solutions provider in Latin America, and Coriant, a global supplier of open, disruptive, and hyperscale networking solutions for service providers and web-scale Internet operators, has announced successful completion of an open optical transport field trial featuring disaggregated 100G and 200G transmission over third-party optical infrastructure, the company said.

The live field trial showcased InterNexa´s ability to cost-efficiently introduce and scale higher capacity services using open networking concepts while facilitating faster-time-to-market with best-in-class innovations in disaggregated system design.

InterNexa operates a ring-based optical backbone infrastructure that supports IP and wholesale transport services throughout South America, with over 49,000 kilometers of optical fiber interconnecting Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, Argentina and Brazil. The company provides high-availability services across over 170 cities at the national and regional level, and offers connections to five submarine cable systems, last mile and metropolitan networks.

InterNexa is the technological platform for operators, OTTs, companies and governments to accelerate the development of digital businesses and thus, achieve their growth goals. We solve the business challenges of our clients with reliable, flexible and solid solutions from the digital world. We are part of ISA, one of the 10 most important business groups in Latin America: presence in 8 countries, 4 businesses, 33 affiliated companies and subsidiaries and more than 3,800 employees. For more info about InterNexa, visit us at: http://www.internexa.com

Coriant delivers innovative and dynamic networking solutions for a fast-changing and cloud-centric business world. The Coriant SDN/NFV-enabled portfolio of open, disruptive, and hyperscale solutions and Multi-Sided Platform innovations helps network operators cost-efficiently scale network capacity, reduce operational complexity, and create the resilient foundation for a new generation of mobile, video, and cloud services. Learn more at www.coriant.com.