Adtran invests with Egypt's AOI to deploy its fiber portfolio

Adtran teams up with Egypt's Arab Organization for Industrialization to deploy fiber solutions in the region. (FierceTelecom)

Adtran announced on Monday that it's teaming up the Arab Organization for Industrialization (AOI) to develop a joint manufacturing program in Egypt.

In order to speed up the deployment of gigabit broadband speeds, the partnership will initially focus on building and deploying products from Adtran's fiber access portfolio in Egypt and throughout the region.

The initial work will include Adtran's XGS-PON, GPON and other SD-Access solutions. AOI is a leading manufacturer in the region, and partners with companies across a range of technologies including electronics, renewable energy, automotive and aeronautics.


Webinar: Remote Post Production In The Cloud

Video production companies across the world have traditionally been tethered to physical facilities, but with the advent of covid-19, remote post production capabilities are more important than ever. Join this webinar to learn more about how video producers can utilize Google Cloud infrastructure, along with partner applications, to develop a remote post production suite that brings your artists and editors together, no matter where they are.

“The technical expertise of the AOI, as well as its experience of working with other technology leaders, make them an ideal partner for Adtran in the region,” said Adtran's Ron Centis, senior vice president of global operations, in a prepared statement. “Network operators around the world are rapidly moving to Gigabit and 10G as the demand from commercial, industrial and residential customers increases to support business and consumer applications and services. We look forward to serving this growing market.” 

RELATED: U.K. ISP Zzoomm teams up with Adtran for 10G FTTH rollout

Adtran also announced on Monday a new series of gigabit Ethernet switches and a cloud-based testing performance solution for the Connect America Fund (CAF) program.

Suggested Articles

C Spire is installing more than 33 miles of fiber across four counties in Mississippi in order to provide faster broadband speeds to rural areas.

There's no doubt that SASE has picked up steam this year after Gartner coined the phrase last year, and now MEF has joined the SASE fray.

The deal includes delivering managed network services to over 700 sites in 91 countries.