Telia Carrier wins optical service provider award

Telia Carrier has announced that it won the coveted “Best Global Optical Service Provider Award 2018” at this year´s Next Generation Optical Network event that took place from 26-28 June in Nice, France, the company said.

The NGON awards give recognition to the achievements made by operators, data centres and solution providers in the optical networking industry, celebrating the advancements in optical networking and data centre interconnect over the past year. As such, Telia Carrier earned the accolade thanks to continued optical network service innovation together with the development of new IoT backbone and Cloud Connect offerings.

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