Sycamore Networks Solutions, Inc. Selected by KORAIL to Scale Critical
CHELMSFORD, Mass. -- February 12, 2013
Sycamore Networks Solutions, Inc., a Marlin Equity Partners portfolio company,
announced today that KORAIL, South Korea’s national railway operator, has
selected the Sycamore DNX multiservice cross-connect platform to scale its
critical communications infrastructure. The DNX solution, sold through
Sycamore’s local partners Digicom and WooriNet, enables KORAIL to
cost-effectively consolidate diverse traffic types and support
mission-critical signaling and control traffic on a highly compact and
resilient switching platform.
“We are extremely pleased that KORAIL has chosen to partner with Sycamore as
they evolve and scale their mission-critical communications backbone in
response to increased traffic demands,” said John Scully, president and chief
executive officer, Sycamore Networks. “KORAIL is widely recognized for their
state-of-the-art high-speed transportation services, and we look forward to
helping them continue their track record of success and deliver a superior
experience for their customers with our high-performance networking solutions
and commitment to service excellence.”
The KORAIL nationwide deployment will include the DNX-11 and DNX-88 systems.
The DNX- 11, the fundamental building block of the DNX platform, provides
traffic grooming and concentration from DS0 to OC-3/STM-1 levels, with
integrated test access and diagnostics and optional integrated circuit/packet
processing. The DNX-88 scales to hundreds of T1/E1 ports to support seamless
network expansion and cost-effective transition from circuit to packet
services. KORAIL will rely on the Sycamore solution to support non-stop
availability of supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems and
other real-time control and command traffic that plays a critical role in the
delivery of the company’s industry-leading railway services across the
About Sycamore Networks Solutions, Inc.
Sycamore Networks Solutions, Inc. is a provider of intelligent optical
networking and multiservice access solutions that enable fixed line and mobile
operators to improve utilization of network capacity, increase operational
efficiencies, and cost-effectively transition from circuit to packet services
while ensuring the highest degree of service availability. Sycamore's global
customer base includes Tier 1 service providers, government agencies, and
utility companies. For more information, please visit www.sycamorenet.com.
Sycamore Networks Solutions, Inc.
Scott Larson, 978-250-3433
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