Sunnyvale, Calif. – December 3, 2018, 8:00 a.m. ET – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks announced today that Tely, a leading Brazilian telecommunications company, deployed the Infinera Groove G30 Network Disaggregation Platform to cost-efficiently scale its optical transport infrastructure in response to customer traffic growth and the connectivity demands of new end-user applications. The Groove G30 enables Tely to expand current network capacity by 20 times while reducing operational and capital expenses by up to 40 percent with an ultra-compact, low latency and power-efficient optical transport solution.
With a presence throughout Brazil’s major northeastern states and in São Paulo, Tely offers a wide variety of resilient and secure connectivity services including Gigabit Passive Optical Networks (G-PON), dedicated internet, and local area network (LAN)-to-LAN interconnect. Tely’s customers include leading enterprises, service providers, and Tier 1 carriers, as well as residential consumers. To enhance service performance as traffic on the network increases, Tely deployed the Groove G30 to scale high-traffic routes and provide high-capacity 100 gigabits per second (100G) and 200G interconnect services. This deployment marks one of the first 200G services in Brazil and represents one of the largest optical infrastructure deployments within in states of Ceará, Rio Grande do Norte, Pernambuco, Alagoas, Paraíba, Sergipe and Bahia.
“To address the rising volumes of customer traffic and continue to deliver the highest quality of service across the markets we serve, we required a best-in-class optical transport solution that met key performance criteria including economical scalability and ease of deployment,” said Leonardo Stefanis Lins, CEO at Tely. “The ultra-compact and innovative modular design of the Groove G30 proved an ideal fit, meeting these critical needs while simplifying the provisioning of high-speed services.”
“We are pleased to help Tely expand its network with a unique solution optimized for seamless scalability and resilient connectivity,” said Bob Jandro, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales at Infinera. “Tely’s deployment of the Groove G30 is another example of Infinera’s industry-leading solutions enabling service providers around the world to meet the surging demand for high capacity connectivity.”
Infinera (NASDAQ:INFN, news, filings) provides Intelligent Transport Networks, enabling carriers, cloud operators, governments and enterprises to scale network bandwidth, accelerate service innovation and automate optical network operations. Infinera’s end-to-end packet-optical portfolio is designed for long-haul, subsea, data center interconnect and metro applications. To learn more about Infinera visit www.infinera.com, follow us on Twitter @Infinera and read our latest blog posts at www.infinera.com/blog.
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This press release contains forward-looking statements including, but not limited to the financial, operational and technical benefits of deploying the Infinera Groove G30 Network Disaggregation Platform. These statements are not guarantees of results and should not be considered as an indication of future activity or future performance. Actual results may vary materially from these expectations as a result of various risks and uncertainties. Information about these risks and uncertainties, and other risks and uncertainties that affect Infinera’s business, is contained in the risk factors section and other sections of Infinera’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the quarter and year ended September 29, 2018 as filed with the SEC on November 8, 2018, as well subsequent reports filed with or furnished to the SEC. These reports are available on Infinera’s website at www.infinera.com and the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov. Infinera assumes no obligation to, and does not currently intend to, update any such forward-looking statements.