22 June 2017, Shenzhen, China – ZTE Corporation (0763.HK / 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, today announced it has won the “Best Overall Multi-layer SDN Controller Implementation” award for its innovative ZENIC SDON solution at the annual Next Generation Optical Networking and Optical Data Centre Interconnect (NGON & Optical DCI) event in Nice, France.
According to Zhu Yongxing, ZTE’s vice president, ZTE continues focusing on customers’ value as well as innovation in technologies and business models. In addition, ZTE has actively participated in many SDN/NFV projects of standards organisations, and is the first OpenDaylight platinum member in China.
Ranked as one of the top two communications vendors in the optical network field, ZTE has firstly launched the SDON solution, and completed pilot projects on multiple sites. In early 2017, ZTE’s ZENIC SDON received the “Best Transmission Network SDN Interconnection and Interconnectivity Standardization Practice” award from the SDN/NFV Industry Alliance. This award sufficiently demonstrates the leader position of ZTE’s SDN technology application in optical network field again, and ZTE’s strong strength to bring the advanced network value and best experience for the customers.
The NGON & Optical DCI forum is one of the world’s top wavelength-division forums. Attracting a great number of mainstream operators, device manufacturers and component manufacturers each year, this forum has become the beacon in the development of the global optical transport network industry. The Next-Generation Optical Networking and Optical DCI Awards are intended to recognize the innovative achievements made by the solution providers and service providers in the global optical transport network field.
ZTE is a provider of advanced telecommunications systems, mobile devices, and enterprise technology solutions to consumers, carriers, companies and public sector customers. As part of ZTE’s M-ICT strategy, the company is committed to providing customers with integrated end-to-end innovations to deliver excellence and value as the telecommunications and information technology sectors converge. Listed in the stock exchanges of Hong Kong and Shenzhen (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ), ZTE’s products and services are sold to over 500 operators in more than 160 countries. ZTE commits 10 per cent of its annual revenue to research and development and has leadership roles in international standard-setting organizations. ZTE is committed to corporate social responsibility and is a member of the UN Global Compact. For more information, please visit www.zte.com.cn.