News Wire Feed More News Wire Feed
P&T Luxembourg Does 100G With AlcaLu
PARIS -- Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext and NYSE: ALU) and P&TLuxembourg, the nation’s leading telecommunications service provider, have launched one of the fastest data networks in Europe. The two companies established a superfast 100G (gigabit per second) IP connection between Frankfurt and Luxembourg, which provides very high-bandwidth, low latency, secure and reliable data services to the financial sector, European institutions and organizations as well as to all businesses and consumers throughout the country.
By supporting more robust, high-capacity links with other major business capitals, the enhanced and expanded network will help Luxembourg’s economy to secure its position as one of the leading data centre locations in Europe. It also will enable P&TLuxembourg to better support a wide variety of extremely time sensitive financial and business transactions and create interconnections between different IP networks, known as IP Peering, making it a more attractive location for e-commerce and content companies.
Carlo Richartz, senior engineer at P&T’s Telecom Division, said: “Luxembourg has today an important role in the international financial system. In addition, Luxembourg is evolving more and more as an essential player in the IT world and has become a major location for data centres, as well as Internet and multimedia content hosting and distribution. By introducing 100G transmission capacity into our TERALINK network – which already connects much of Western Europe – we are ensuring that Luxembourg remains a top tier Internet hub for all kinds of economic activity throughout Europe.”
Upcoming Live Events
April 14, 2015, The Westin Times Square, New York City, NY
May 5, 2015, Hyatt McCormick Place, Chicago, IL
May 6, 2015, Georgia World Congress, Atlanta, GA
May 12, 2015, Grand Hyatt, Denver, CO
May 13-14, 2015, The Westin Peachtree, Atlanta, GA
June 8, 2015, Chicago, IL
June 9-10, 2015, Chicago, IL
June 9, 2015, Chicago, IL
June 10, 2015, Chicago, IL
NFV Everywhere – a 2-Day Event – Website Coming Soon!
September 9-10, 2015, The Westin Galleria Dallas, Dallas, TX
September 29-30, 2015, The Westin Grand Müchen, Munich, Germany
Next Generation Packet Transport Networks India – a 2-Day Roadshow – Website Coming Soon!
October 6-8, 2015, New Delhi & Mumbai, India
Next-Generation Network Components – Wires, Wireless & Virtual– Website Coming Soon!
November 5, 2015, The Hyatt Regency, Santa Clara, CA
OSS in the Era of SDN & NFV: Evolution vs. Revolution – Website Coming Soon!
November 5, 2015, London, UK
Telecom Analytics World 2015 – a 2-Day Event – Website Coming Soon!
November 11-12, 2015, The Westin Peachtree Plaza, Atlanta, GA
The Future of Cable Business Services – Website Coming Soon!
December 1, 2015, The Westin Times Square, New York City
Carrier Network Security Strategies – a 2-Day Event – Website Coming Soon!
December 2-3, 2015, The Westin Times Square, New York City
2015 Light Reading’s Executive Summit: Light Reading’s 2020 Vision – Website Coming Soon!
December 8-10, 2015,
More from Heavy Reading
Market and Technology Briefings
Gain market insight from Heavy Reading Analysts through an interactive session located at your companys location.
Schedule a Market & Technology Briefing Today.
Become a Heavy Reading VIP
Sign up now to get exclusive previews of Heavy Reading's upcoming research, discounts on research purchases - and even the chance to earn free reports and free passes to Heavy Reading events!
Research Calendar Request
Click here to receive a guide to our upcoming reports
Request for information