Alcatel-Lucent develops and integrates technologies, applications, and services to offer communications solutions worldwide. Segments The company’s segments include Core Networking, Access, and Other. Core Networking segment This segment includes various product divisions, such as IP (Internet Protocol) Routing, Terrestrial Optics, Wireless Transmission, Submarine, Network Build & Implementation IP, IP Platforms & Platform Professional Services, and Strategic Industries. In 2015, the Core Networking segment focused its research and development (R&D) efforts on: New and improved IP routing platforms for the core, edge, metro and access parts of the network, enabling the transformation to an all-IP network across a range of mobile, residential, business and network infrastructure applications. The expansion of the company’s virtualized IP edge routing applications for deployment in Network Function Virtualization (NFV) environments. The introduction of the Network Services Platform (NSP), a carrier SDN-based software platform that would allow communication service providers in delivering on-demand network services. Optical switching and transport systems and technologies, including 100 Gbps and 200 Gbps WDM, metro platform enhancements, wavelength routing and IP/Optical integration. SDN platforms and solutions that help service providers become open and responsive to enterprise networking needs within the data center, between data centers and across the service provider Wide Area Network (WAN). The introduction of Rapport, a software-based, open platform that gives enterprises and service providers a way to deliver communications and collaboration services. NFV capabilities, including the ability to operationalize a virtualized environment. IP Routing The company’s IP Routing division is focused on delivering the IP routing infrastructure required to meet the requirements of sustaining massive network traffic growth while supporting the efficient delivery of cloud-enabled business, mobile and residential services. The company’s IP routing portfolio is targeted to service providers, mobile network operators, cable/multiple system operators (MSOs), transportation operators, utilities, and large-scale enterprises worldwide. The major product families within the IP routing portfolio are: These products direct traffic within and between carriers’ national and international networks to enable delivery of a range of IP-based services across the residential services (including Internet access, Internet Protocol TV (IPTV), Voice over IP) mobile services (mobile phone and data) and business services (VPNs, business Internet access) on a single common network infrastructure. Carrier Ethernet Access and Aggregation Switch/Routers: These platforms and devices enable carriers to deliver advanced residential, business and mobile backhaul services. These products are primarily used in metropolitan area networks, which span across a city or large campus. Service Aggregation Routers: These platforms are optimized to facilitate the transition from legacy networking technologies to next generation Carrier Ethernet/packet networking, and are deployed for mobile backhauling, business services and fixed network aggregation. Service Aware Management: These products help manage all parts of the IP/MPLS network and help service providers with simplified processes to allow new services, proactive troubleshooting, and streamlined integration within their existing networks. Content Delivery Networks: These products distribute and store Web and video content. They deliver various video and other content to businesses and consumers, as well as providing opportunities for new business relationships between service providers and content providers. SDN: SDN enables service providers, Web-scale operators and large enterprises to build automated and scalable data center and networking infrastructures that deliver virtual compute, storage and networking resources for multiple tenants and user groups. The applicability of the company’s IP Routing portfolio continues to expand to meet the needs of
alcatel-lucent sa (ALU:EN Paris)
148/152 route de la Reine
Phone: 33 1 55 14 10 10
The information and data displayed in this profile are created and managed by S&P Global Market Intelligence, a division of S&P Global. Bloomberg.com does not create or control the content.
|No competitor information is available for ALU.|
|View Industry Companies|
Sponsored Financial Commentaries
To contact ALCATEL-LUCENT SA, please visit www.alcatel-lucent.com. Company data is provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence. Please use this form to report any data issues.