Vodafone Hires Ciena Corporation For Network Expansion Project


News: Vodafone New Zealand has announced that US network specialist Ciena Corporation has completed a significant network development project aimed at delivering low-latency 'express' capacity between Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch, TeleGeography reports. Vodafone says that the 1,500km network, which is made up of terrestrial and submarine links, is one of the longest 100Gbps networks in the world and the first in New Zealand. The enhancement used Vodafone's existing national fibre backbone and did not involve re-engineering or service interruption.

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Sector: Telecommunications
Geography: New Zealand