Ciena has been contracted for providing a high-capacity test-bed network (the Boston South Network or BoSSNET) for MIT/ U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL). Ciena will upgrade BoSSNET to 40 Gbit/s in a first step.
Calient (US) has been rewarded a contract from Boeing to install its DiamondWave fiber-optic cross-connect system.
Emblaze/ Orca has deployed its IPTV middleware in Clix SmarTV from Sonaecom (Portugal).
ECI Telecom will upgrade Beijing Power (China)'s optical network for 2008 Olympics Games.
Juniper announced that Zhejiang Telecom/ China Telecom has deployed its E320 Broadband Service Routers and T-series core routers.
Alcatel has signed a new full-scale, nationwide IP network deployment deal with China Mobile.