Organization: Alcatel

Nortel Networks teams with Huawei in joint venture

Nortel Networks Corp has entered a joint partnership with China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd to develop residential broadband equipment. Nortel and Huawei will create a new company based at Nortel’s Ottawa facilities to further develop Huawei’s broadband portfolio and develop next-generation products. The two firms have also inked a separate agreement that will see Nortel…

UVic inks deal with Alcatel for NEPTUNE

The Univ of Victoria has signed a $39-million contract with Alcatel as part of a $62.4-million US-Canada project to create the world’s largest cable-linked underwater observatory. Alcatel is responsible for designing, manufacturing and installing the 800-kilometre looped cable system in conjunction with Alcatel Canada, Nautronixx MariPro, San Diego CA and Satlantic, Halifax. Slated for completion…