The Clarity solution for Transmission helps operators to respond to the commoditization of transmission networks by reducing costs through increased automation and consolidation of operational platforms.
Despite the movement towards a next generation, “all-IP” network, traditional transmission networks, based on circuit technologies such as DWDM, SONET, SDH, PDH or packet technologies such as frame-relay and ATM, continue to form a major role in the telecoms industry. Long distance and submarine infrastructure is likely to be based on traditional transmission for many years yet.
For those operators using the transmission layer to support value-add next generation services to business and residential subscribers, the spotlight on the next generation is driving them to commoditize the operation of their traditional networks. To do this, they rely on automation to release staff to focus on the management of the next generation infrastructure and high-value services they support.
For the carrier’s carrier operator that specializes in selling wholesale transmission services to other operators or very large businesses, operational efficiency and automation are also key to reducing costs in an increasingly commodity based market.
Our solution for Transmission provides a single platform consolidating all operational processes for: