Alcatel-Lucent is the product of the French-based Alcatel’s acquisition of the former Lucent Technologies in 2006. Led by former BT executive Ben Verwaayen, Alcatel-Lucent reported US$22.5 billion in 2010 revenues and is incorporated in France and headquartered in Paris.

Founded in 1898, the company provides products, solutions, and transformation services that enable service providers, enterprises, governments, and strategic industries to deliver voice, data, and video communication services to end-users worldwide. In addition, Alcatel-Lucent provides voice telephony and data networking solutions, and call center software; and end-to-end communications networks and individual network elements, as well as designs and sells a suite of radio frequency products, such as cable, antenna, tower systems, and their related electronic components. Further, it offers consultation, integration, migration and transformation, deployment, outsourcing, and maintenance services.

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Alcatel-Lucent talking to Unify about potential enterprise unit sale

Alcatel-Lucent has begun discussions to sell its enterprise unit to Unify, a joint venture created by Siemens and the Gores Group, reports  Bloomberg,  citing three people close to the talks.

Report: Alcatel-Lucent in talks on sale of enterprise unit

The Alcatel-Lucent rumour mill continues to grind as 2014 gets underway, with a new report saying the equipment manufacturer is in talks with potential buyers on the sale of its enterprise unit.

PEG Bandwidth employs Alcatel-Lucent to address rural mobile backhaul, enterprise service needs

Wireless backhaul specialist PEG Bandwidth has appointed Alcatel-Lucent as its IP/MPLS vendor of choice for its rural area network expansion effort.

Ericsson still sits atop the heap in managed services, says ABI

Ericsson holds the lead position in the $10 billion network managed service market, followed by Nokia Solutions and Networks and Alcatel-Lucent, according to ABI Research.

Alcatel-Lucent CTO Weldon charts new path for Bell Labs

When Marcus Weldon, Alcatel-Lucent's CTO, was also named president of Bell Labs in early November, the move signaled the company's intent to leverage R&D to propel its Shift Plan restructuring strategy and align research activities with its roadmap for commercial products.

A look back over 2013

As another year comes towards its end, it would be remiss of me to not to look back at what has been an incredibly eventful year in European telecoms in order to highlight some of the main trends that have not only emerged in the past 12 months, but also look set to dominate the market in the coming year and beyond.

Alcatel-Lucent sheds public sector division LGS Innovations for $200M

Alcatel-Lucent has struck a deal to sell LGS Innovations, its public sector subsidiary, to Madison Dearborn Partners and CoVant for $200 million as part of its ongoing shift to become a specialist in IP networking and broadband access.

Alcatel-Lucent names company alum Tim Krause as CMO

Alcatel-Lucent has put another piece of its new management team in place by naming former AT&T executive Tim Krause as its new Chief Marketing Officer.

Ericsson, NSN rack up LTE deals in Asia

Following Alcatel-Lucent's recent wins in China, two of its rivals have snapped up more deals across Asia as European equipment manufacturers continue to benefit from the LTE rollout programmes of operators in the Asia-Pacific region.

Israel's Bezeq gets into VDSL2 game via Alcatel-Lucent

Bezeq, Israel's incumbent telco, has appointed Alcatel-Lucent as its VDSL2 and vectoring equipment provider to deliver higher speed broadband over its existing copper network.