Alcatel-Lucent to provide Telenet with the world’s most powerful IP core router – Oct 21, 2013– Paris, France (Techreleased) – Alcatel-Lucent, is helping Telenet, Belgium’s leading cable broadband provider, meet the ever-expanding video and data demands of its customers – as well as preparing for future increases in demand – by deploying the world’s most powerful IP (Internet Protocol) Core Router, the 7950 Extensible Routing System (XRS).

7950 XRS
7950 XRS

Core routers direct the data traffic at the heart of a network, handling Terabits of data per second. The Alcatel-Lucent 7950 XRS provides up to five times the capacity of other core routers on the market, enabling operators like Telenet to meet the demands of bandwidth-hungry video, cloud and high-speed wireless services and applications. At the same time, the system consumes 66% less energy than other core routers available today, supporting Telenet’s commitment to reduce its ecological footprint.