UTStarcom said it has launched IPTV services for Brasil Telecom in Brasilia. The service will be extended soon to south and mid-west regions.
Nortel announced an enhanced version of its 8600 Metro Ethernet Routing Switch with more PBT capabilities.
FiberHome has formed a JV with Bahraini integrator Ascend Technologies to jointly market its products in the Middle east.
Huawei is launching Huawei Submarine Networks, its new unit dedicated to the submarine system market. The unit is a JV between Huawei and Global Marine Systems, and will start operation in early 2008.
ALU introduces the OmniAccess 8550 Web Services Gateway (WSG). Its 7342 ISAM FTTU has been given Rural Development Acceptance and Buy American status by the US Rural Development agency.