Optical Transport

As a leader in the fixed network field, NEC supports comprehensive business innovation through a full suite of network transport products for metro, regional, long haul, and data centre Optical Transport networks. These networks transport huge quantities of data at high rates over great distances, providing the foundation for all Wide Area Networks (WANs).

Optical Transport solutions allow networks to reach longer distances and provide increased speeds for fibre networks. Our partnerships and expertise provide customers with solutions for long-haul and metro core transport as well as enterprise Optical Transport and carrier Ethernet.

Who we work with

NEC is trusted by companies large and small throughout the world. Here in New Zealand, NEC is working to deliver Optical Transport solutions for large communications providers, internet service providers (ISPs) as well as enterprise businesses and government. Here are just a sample of the sectors in which we are currently working within New Zealand:


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Who should use Optical Transport solutions?

Our Optical Transport solutions touch on a number of different job roles including CEO, CTO and technical teams.

NEC and Infinera teamed up to deliver a converged packet and Optical Transport solution to a leading Japanese service provider and an affiliate of Power Nets Japan (PNJ). The regional telecommunications carrier selected Infinera’s mTera® Universal Transport Platform to cost-efficiently scale its metro network infrastructure and enhance service flexibility as growth in enterprise and residential high-speed services drives increased demand for network capacity.

NEC also currently maintains and supports the Southern Cross Cable Network (SCCN).

If you are looking for an Optical Transport solution, speak to the experts at NEC today and see how we can help grow your business.

Key features and benefits of NEC’s Optical Transport solutions

NEC is a global partner with optical providers like Infinera and Juniper. NEC New Zealand also support, install and maintain telecommunications provider’s fibre optical builds. Our expertise in both legacy and the latest network equipment means we have the capability to plan, install and maintain fibre as well as optical transport equipment.

When you choose to work with NEC, you are choosing to work with one of the world’s leading provider of Optical Transport solutions and our global partnerships enable us to deliver and end-to-end solution to customers right here in New Zealand.

Open optical networking solutions based on wavelength division multiplexing (WDM) technology to deliver scalable bandwidth for access, metro and long-haul networks; high levels of open interworking, programmability and ease-of-use
Make your network efficient by using the same Optical Transport platform for every application, fibre type, and reach.
Simple ‘Plug-n-Play’ Connectivity with auto-lambda. SFP auto tuning wavelength when modules are inserted in the hosts.
5G Mobile Transport Ready
Optical solutions that provide lowest latency and higher capacity to cater for the demand of 5G transport.

Why should you use our Optical Transport solutions?

There are many reasons why our customers turn to NEC for their Optical Transport solutions. Here are some of the main reasons to talk to us about an Optical Transport solution for your business:

  • Datacentre connectivity
  • Maximising fibre use
  • Bandwidth on demand
  • Higher data rates, such as the move from 10 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) to 100GbE to minimise downtime and increase productivity
  • Metro core and even long-haul core
  • Mobile fronthaul and backhaul transport
  • Triple-play backhaul and IP TV

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