CHELMSFORD, Mass.--()--Sycamore Networks Solutions, Inc., a Marlin Equity Partners portfolio company, announced today that KORAIL, South Korea’s national railway operator, has selected the Sycamore DNX multiservice cross-connect platform to scale its critical communications infrastructure. The DNX solution, sold through Sycamore’s local partners Digicom and WooriNet, enables KORAIL to cost-effectively consolidate diverse traffic types and support mission-critical signaling and control traffic on a highly compact and resilient switching platform.
“We are extremely pleased that KORAIL has chosen to partner with Sycamore as they evolve and scale their mission-critical communications backbone in response to increased traffic demands”
“We are extremely pleased that KORAIL has chosen to partner with Sycamore as they evolve and scale their mission-critical communications backbone in response to increased traffic demands,” said John Scully, president and chief executive officer, Sycamore Networks. “KORAIL is widely recognized for their state-of-the-art high-speed transportation services, and we look forward to helping them continue their track record of success and deliver a superior experience for their customers with our high-performance networking solutions and commitment to service excellence.”
The KORAIL nationwide deployment will include the DNX-11 and DNX-88 systems. The DNX- 11, the fundamental building block of the DNX platform, provides traffic grooming and concentration from DS0 to OC-3/STM-1 levels, with integrated test access and diagnostics and optional integrated circuit/packet processing. The DNX-88 scales to hundreds of T1/E1 ports to support seamless network expansion and cost-effective transition from circuit to packet services. KORAIL will rely on the Sycamore solution to support non-stop availability of supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems and other real-time control and command traffic that plays a critical role in the delivery of the company’s industry-leading railway services across the country.
About Sycamore Networks Solutions, Inc.
Sycamore Networks Solutions, Inc. is a provider of intelligent optical networking and multiservice access solutions that enable fixed line and mobile operators to improve utilization of network capacity, increase operational efficiencies, and cost-effectively transition from circuit to packet services while ensuring the highest degree of service availability. Sycamore's global customer base includes Tier 1 service providers, government agencies, and utility companies. For more information, please visit www.sycamorenet.com.