News & Events

June 2009

Zhone's New MXK Intelligent Terabit Access Platform Gains USDA Rural Utilities Service Acceptance for FTTx Services

Zhone Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZHNE), a global leader in access network solutions, announced today that its new MXK platform has been accepted by the US Department of Agriculture's Rural Utilities Service (RUS) for use by RUS program participants. RUS and the National Telecommunications and Information Agency (NTIA) are responsible for dispersing the $7.2 billion in economic stimulus funding allocated for broadband initiatives under the 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). [...]

MXK FTTX Platform Enters the Terabit Zhone

Zhone Technologies Inc. (ZHNE) announced a new addition to its multiservice access platform family designed to handle escalating traffic volume. The new MXK platforms feature non-blocking capacity of up to 3,600 100mbps GPON subscribers or 360 1gbps Active Ethernet subscribers per chassis and is upgradeable to 1 Terabyte switching capacity by uplink replacement alone. [...]

Zhone Aims for Access Market Glory with New MXK Platform

Zhone announced its MXK intelligent Terabit access concentrator line, its newest addition to the company's family of carrier-class multi-service access platform (MSAP) products. The new MXK platforms feature non-blocking capacity of 20 Gbps per slot, supporting up to 3,600 x 100 Mbps GPON subscribers or 360 x 1 Gbps Active Ethernet subscribers per chassis, while leveraging Zhone's well-proven SLMS access operating system for sophisticated service intelligence and ease of management. [...]

Zhone Announces MXK Terabit-Scale MSAP for Next Class of FTTx Services

Zhone Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZHNE), a global leader in access solutions, announced today its MXK intelligent terabit access concentrator line, a category-defining addition to the company's family of carrier-class multi-service access platform (MSAP) products. The new MXK platforms feature a 2x bandwidth improvement over the closest competitor -- with non-blocking capacity of up to 3,600 100 Mbps GPON subscribers or 360 1G Active Ethernet subscribers per chassis -- while leveraging Zhone's w... [...]

Zhone Technologies Sees Strong Customer Demand for Benchmark-Setting MXK Platform

Zhone Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZHNE), a global leader in multi-service access solutions, today announced initial customer wins for its new MXK intelligent terabit access concentrator. Zhone's MXK line reflects a clean-sheet approach to truly scalable, carrier-class multi-service architecture, designed to meet the rapidly evolving demands on access networks. MXK platforms offer unrivaled bandwidth -- with non-blocking capacity of up to 3,600 100Mbps GPON subscribers or 360 1G Active Ethernet s... [...]