Ericsson is buying Entrisphere, a GPON specialist, to re-enforce its access solution portfolio. Entrisphere was already Ericsson' s partner. The deal comes as no surprise and could be worth $290m.
Alcatel-Lucent claims n2 position in global IP/MPLS Edge market with 17% market share in 2006.
Alcatel-Lucent and NXP Semiconductors are strengthening their collaboration on DVB-SH mobile TV solution. It also has signed a partnership with Orange Business Services to deliver end-to-end business hardware, software and services.