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148/152 route de la Reine

Boulogne-Billancourt, 92100


Phone: 33 1 55 14 10 10


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 2014, this segment focused its research and development work (R&D) efforts on: New and enhanced 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 introduction of a suite of virtualized IP routing applications, including the virtualized service router (VSR), virtualized mobile gateway, and virtualized mobility manager that are optimized for deployment in an NFV (network functions virtualization) environment, and that build on investment in software and the company’s real-world deployment experience in the company’s service router operating system. Multi-dimensional IP platform scale (covering capacity, services, and control plane) using the company’s in-house designed 400 gigabit/second (400 Gbps) FP3 network processor, which allows for a fourfold improvement in performance and speed compared to current industry benchmarks. Optical switching and transport systems and technologies, including 100 Gbps coherent optics, and the company’s in-house designed 400 Gbps Photonic Service Engine and the first-to-market programmable 100 Gbps/200 Gbps DWDM solution. Software Defined Networking (SDN) platforms and solutions that help service providers become flexible, open and responsive to enterprise networking needs within the data center, between data centers and across the service provider wide area network. IP applications and solutions, collectively known as IP Platforms, focused on IP Communications, Cloud/NFV, Motive Customer Experience Management (CEM), Policy & Charging, and Consulting services. 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, utilities, and large-scale enterprises worldwide. The major product families within the IP routing portfolio are: IP/Multiprotocol Label Switching (IP/MPLS) Core and Edge Routers: These products direct traffic within and between carriers’ national and international networks to enable delivery of a range of IP-based services (including Internet access, Internet protocol TV, voice over IP (VoIP), mobile phone and data and managed business VPNs) 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 con


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