DENVER, Feb. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Sorrento Networks announced today that Sitel, a Polish network operator that provides backbone transmission and internet services, has selected Sorrento Networks' GigaMux 3200 DWDM solution to deliver broadband services throughout the South of Poland. To provide a full-service broadband solution to Sitel, Sorrento partnered with Solutions for Technology (S4 Tech), a leading integrator in the Polish telecom market. Together, Sorrento and S4Tech are constructing a 575km long backbone fiber-optic network from Warsaw to Ostrava to provide backhaul broadband services and connectivity to telecommunications carriers and Internet service providers.
The services the GigaMux 3200 will provide to the Sitel network range from SDH to GigaBit Ethernet to 10G circuits. Sitel is also offering alien wavelengths to allow customers to manage their own wavelength division multiplexing networks.
"We're very excited to service telecom carriers like Sitel in countries around the world," said Jim Nevelle, CEO of Sorrento Networks. "This partnership is exciting because Sorrento is expanding into Poland, and we're also thrilled to work with S4Tech to deliver cost-effective WDM solutions to Sitel and its customers."
Artur Pupin, general manager at S4Tech, called the S4Tech-Sorrento partnership, "a great fit." "Sorrento's GigaMux platform suits the needs of our customer Sitel, which gives them a roadmap for their expansion. Together, S4Tech and Sorrento put together a turnkey proposal for Sitel that is cost effective, and includes installation and a long-term maintenance plan."
"Sorrento's solution provides the flexibility we need to deliver a broad range of cost-effective services to our customers," said Artur Paruzel, director of Sitel. "The GigaMux 3200 will allow us to expand our customer base and grow our company into new European markets."
"In implementing the system and with the easy and flexible way to integrate our customers we can become more competitive in the Polish market. Our sale of services has increased by 10% in the first three offering months. " said Marcin Gocejna, Sales Director of Sitel.
Sitel is currently selling traffic services on their new optical network.
About Sorrento Networks — Adding Intelligence to WDM
Sorrento Networks is a global provider of metro optical access solutions, offering an edge-to-regional CWDM, DWDM and ROADM product portfolio to carriers and enterprises. Sorrento Networks' GigaMux optical transport products efficiently add bandwidth to clients' networks and transport mission-critical services and applications across the network infrastructure. The company is headquartered in Denver, Colo., with offices in Fremont, Calif. and Stuttgart, Germany. For more information, visit www.sorrentonet.com.
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