NGNs To Evolve Further: Networks 2006
by Sunil Kumar    Nov 10, 2006
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
The network is the computer. Although this phrase has been repeated incessantly and is now synonymous with marketing hyperbole, the final day of Networks 2006 put more power behind this punchline. It was a mix of insightful discussions,...
Alcatel May Acquire Nortel's UMTS Business
by CXOtoday Staff    Sep 04, 2006
Category : News & Analysis
In a strategic move to enhance its global leadership in broadband access, Alcatel may sign a MoU with Nortel to acquire its UMTS radio access business (UTRAN) and related assets for $320 million. "Combined with our strong GSM/ EDGE...
Microsoft, Alcatel To Vend CRM Solution
by CXOtoday Staff    Apr 06, 2006
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Hardware & Software
Microsoft and Alcatel have entered into a joint marketing alliance under which they will be hawking a customer relationship management (CRM) and contact center solution for midsize companies with contact center capacities of 25 to 150...
Alcatel Merges With Lucent Technologies
by CXOtoday Staff    Apr 03, 2006
Category : News & Analysis
Alcatel and Lucent Technologies have announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement, which would create a global communications solutions provider. The primary driver of the combination would be to generate...
Alcatel Wins Multi-million GSM Contract In India
by CXOtoday Staff    Apr 30, 2004
Category : News & Analysis
Alcatel today announced that it has won an order from ITI, India's major telecom equipment company, for the supply and installation of GSM lines to the state-owned BSNL (Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd. The contract, valued at about 65 million euros,...