Siemens Builds Largest Central Internet Node for T-Com with Juniper Networks T640 Routing Platform
Munich, January 19, 2004 - T-Com, the fixed network division of Deutsche Telekom AG, has awarded Siemens the order to upgrade its central internet node with T640 routers from Juniper Networks. This now also makes Siemens a system partner for expanding T-Com's core network. Alongside their performance and high availability, the scalability of the routers and Siemens' proven track record in integrating and implementing IP-based network solutions were the determining factors for T-Com deciding in favor of the overall solution.
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Juniper Networks transforms the business of networking by converting a commodity - bandwidth - into a dependable, secure, and highly valuable corporate asset. Founded in 1996 to meet the stringent demands of service providers, Juniper Networks is now relied upon by the world's leading network operators, government agencies, research and education institutions, and information-intensive enterprises as the foundation for uncompromising networks. The Infranet Initiative uses Juniper Networks MINT (Model for InfraNet Transformation) as its underlying framework. Juniper Networks is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California. Additional information can be found at www.juniper.net.
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Siemens Information and Communication Networks (ICN) is a leading global provider of communication solutions for enterprises and carriers. Its portfolio ranges from real-time IP-based applications, IP convergence solutions and broadband access systems to optical transport networks. ICN also provides consulting and services. With its innovative LifeWorks concept, ICN is developing a uniform platform that transcends the boundaries of corporate, fixed and mobile network, enabling providers to offer new services and enterprises to boost productivity. Based on preliminary figures, ICN posted sales of 7.1 billion euros in fiscal 2003 (year-end September 30) and employed 33,000 people.