Miami, FL (PRWEB) December 17, 2007
LightSpeed Technologies has been named "Outstanding Business Partner" by Alcatel-Lucent. The award was announced at the Alcatel Lucent North America Business Partner Conference in Miami, Florida on Tuesday, November 6th, 2007.
LightSpeed Technologies was named "Outstanding Business Partner" for providing their customers with outstanding customer service and technical assistance in support of the Alcatel-Lucent Optical & Data Networking Product Lines. LightSpeed Technologies was also recognized as the "Fastest Growing" Alcatel-Lucent Tier One Business Partner in 2007, and the "Top Service Provider" Business Partner in North America.
"Alcatel-Lucent has long recognized the critical importance of strong and vibrant partner programs," said Cindy Christy, president of Alcatel-Lucent's North America business. "Our partners are a crucial and integral component of our overall go-to-market approach. It's experienced, skilled and dedicated business partners like LightSpeed Technologies that gives Alcatel-Lucent an additional competitive edge when serving our customers, and we appreciate all they do for us."
"We are very proud of our long standing relationship with Alcatel-Lucent, and the ability to provide our customers with the most complete end-to-end portfolio of products and services available in the industry," said John Brannon, President & CEO of LightSpeed Technologies.
About LightSpeed Technologies:
LightSpeed Technologies is a full-service, Telecommunications System Integrator. LightSpeed specializes in providing next-generation networking solutions that address the ever-growing need for bandwidth. We offer a full line of Alcatel-Lucent solutions including Optical and Data networking, Ethernet/SONET/SDH, IP/MPLS, Microwave Radio, Enterprise Data and Triple Play products to support the Service Provider, Utility, Enterprise and State and Local Government market segments. Whether you're building a new network or upgrading an existing system, our commitment to end-to-end support starts with next generation products and is backed by LightSpeed's renowned customer service and technical support.
For more information about LightSpeed, please visit http://www.Lightspeedt.com , or call 866 528 3338.
Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) provides solutions that enable service providers, enterprises and governments worldwide, to deliver voice, data and video communication services to end-users. As a leader in fixed, mobile and converged broadband networking, IP technologies, applications, and services, Alcatel-Lucent offers the end-to-end solutions that enable compelling communications services for people at home, at work and on the move. With operations in more than 130 countries, Alcatel-Lucent is a local partner with global reach. The company has the most experienced global services team in the industry, and one of the largest research, technology and innovation organizations in the telecommunications industry. Alcatel-Lucent achieved adjusted proforma revenues of Euro 18.3 billion in 2006 and is incorporated in France, with executive offices located in Paris. [All figures exclude impact of activities transferred to Thales]. For more information, visit Alcatel-Lucent on the Internet: http://www.alcatel-lucent.com
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