Sycamore Networks Solutions, Inc. Scales KT’s Intelligent Optical Mesh Network

  Sycamore Networks Solutions, Inc. Scales KT’s Intelligent Optical Mesh

Business Wire

CHELMSFORD, Mass. -- April 10, 2013

Sycamore Networks Solutions, Inc., a Marlin Equity Partners portfolio company,
announced today that KT (formerly Korea Telecom), the largest communication
service provider in South Korea, has enhanced their intelligent optical mesh
network with the deployment of terabit-level switching capacity in additional
core sites in their nationwide backbone network. The Sycamore solution,
offered through the company’s valued-added partner FO&T, enables KT to reduce
operational expenses while improving service performance and reliability for
the benefit of its end-user customers.

“We are pleased to continue to support KT as their critical infrastructure
needs evolve,” said John Scully, president and chief executive officer,
Sycamore Networks Solutions, Inc. “As media-rich subscriber traffic places
increased demands on core networks, the ability to efficiently scale and
intelligently manage service capacity has become increasingly critical to our
Tier 1 customers.”

Consistently recognized worldwide for their leading-edge broadband services,
KT relies on Sycamore’s scalable SN 16000 intelligent optical switching
platform and intelligent control plane software to increase the performance
and scalability of their broadband communications infrastructure. Sycamore’s
dynamic, GMPLS-based control plane solution enables service providers to
simplify end-to-end provisioning and create a resilient and scalable
foundation for the delivery of a broad range of value-added voice, video and
data services.

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


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