Posted: July 1, 2013

Kiev, Ukraine and Paris, July 1, 2013 – Alcatel-Lucent and Intertelecom, the first national CDMA operator in Ukraine, today announced the successful completion of an Internet Protocol/Multiprotocol Label Switching-based mobile backhaul solution throughout the country. The project was launched in 2011.

4G/LTE Network deployments worldwide

Alcatel-Lucent’s IP/MPLS-based mobile backhaul solution enables Intertelecom to meet current needs for scalable, cost-efficient and fully managed IP-based transport network that can also evolve and retain customers by offering a high quality consumer experience.

Key facts:

  • Alcatel-Lucent IP/MPLS-based mobile backhaul solution offers a converged, scalable all-IP network allowing dynamic service creation and delivery at the lowest cost-per-bit, while paving the way for evolution to 4G LTE.
  • Intertelecom can now react to demands on bandwidth with cell sites in optimum locations.
  • Increased network capacity supports high-bandwidth data applications, enabling Intertelecom to offer the highest quality and most advanced mobile services.
  • Alcatel-Lucent has deployed its 7750 Service Router (SR) and 7210 Service Aggregation Switch (SAS-M) along with the Alcatel-Lucent 5620 Service Aware Manager (SAM) and provided a range of other services, like high and low level network design, configuration and integration.

Boris Akulov, General Director Intertelecom, said: “Having modernized our transport infrastructure with the help of Alcatel-Lucent, we prepared our network for evolution to LTE, launch of next generation communication and data services to meet end-user demand.

Alexey Khakhlyuk, Head of Alcatel-Lucent Ukraine, Georgia and Armenia said: “This project continues longstanding relationship with Intertelecom.  The fact that Alcatel-Lucent was selected for this important network transformation project underscores the confidence in our ability to economically and efficiently upgrade Intertelecom’s infrastructure to meet future market demands in terms of bandwidth, provision of sophisticated IP-services and enhanced mobile experience.”


Recommended reports available on


Post a Comment

Comments are closed