15 February 2012, Shenzhen, China - ZTE Corporation ("ZTE"), a leading global provider of telecommunications equipment and network solutions today announced that its next-generation optical smart access platform, the ZTE ZXA10 C300, was given the top ranking in Current Analysis’ recent product performance evaluation report of the GPON market.
The ZXA10 C300 platform is the pillar of ZTE’s unified access solution supporting standards-based GPON and EPON, as well as point-to-point (P2P)/active Ethernet FTTP and 10G EPON/GPON. Its multi-technology capability means it can be used across a variety of FTTx access network architectures such as FTTH, FTTC, FTTO, FTTB, FTTB+LAN and FTTB+DSL.
The future-proof ZXA10 C300 platform paves the way for access layer optical network evolution .The ZXA10 C300 can help operators maximize their revenues by supporting more bandwidth-hungry services like high definition video.
“ZTE’s ZXA10 C300 has achieved the top overall ranking in our most recent GPON OLT product class evaluation, with an unmatched score of 25 out of 25, based on the cumulative score garnered in five categories critical to customer purchase decisions. As ZTE’s flagship fiber access OLT, the ZXA10 C300 has been instrumental in propelling the company towards the top of the fiber access market, and will remain a formidable solution for operators in the evolving FTTH sector moving forward,” said Erik M. Keith, Principal Analyst for Fixed Access Infrastructure at Current Analysis.
“We are very proud that our ZXA10 C300 platform has been recognized by the international research firm Current Analysis as the best in the GPON category,” said Mr. Zhu Yongxing, General Manager of fixed-line product at ZTE. “This is an acknowledgment of our continuous R&D efforts in developing innovative platforms that offer high performance levels and reduced total cost of ownership, thus matching broadband provider business models.”
Part of ZTE’s Broadband Access product family, the ZXA10 C300 is the cornerstone of the company’s smart access solution offered to operators to meet their business models challenges in building smart pipes.
To date, ZTE's xPON optical access products including the ZXA10 C300 platform have achieved sales totaling 96 million lines worldwide and rank in the top two overall in the global PON market.