PT Telkom Indonesia enhances network with Coriant

Coriant, a global supplier of SDN-enabled end-to-end packet optical networking and DCI solutions, has been deployed by PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia, Tbk (Telkom) as part of a nationwide upgrade to its fiber-based backbone network, the company said.

Completed at the end of 2016, the network modernization initiative will improve the performance and increase the capacity of Telkom´s terrestrial and subsea optical transport infrastructure to meet growing demand for high-bandwidth mobile and fixed line services and applications.

The Coriant solution enables Telkom to scale its DWDM infrastructure to 100G per channel without replacing existing transmission systems.

The Telkom nationwide upgrade project includes expanded deployment of the Coriant mTera Universal Transport Platform to optimize service traffic and maximize utilization of fiber assets as the network scales.

Coriant delivers innovative and dynamic networking solutions for a fast-changing and cloud-centric business world. The Coriant portfolio of SDN-enabled, edge-to-core packet optical networking and DCI solutions enables network operators to cost-efficiently scale network capacity, reduce operational complexity, and create the resilient foundation for a new generation of mobile, video, and cloud services.