Nortel to support London Olympics network and comms
Nortel will provide BT with
routers, switches and networking equipment required to build and support the network and
communications infrastructure for the London
Nortel will be responsible for providing BT with the equipment to enable secure and robust Wide
Area Networks, wireless Local Area Networks, and call centre and fixed telephony infrastructure
required to stage the games.
Nortel said London 2012's communications would support more than 205 international sporting
organisations, 20,000 worldwide media, nine million spectators, and more than four billion
Mike Zafirovski, president and CEO of Nortel, said, "The network infrastructure is fundamental
to the games and critical to the delivery of its communications services."
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