Optical technology connects Dortmund Fire Brigade.(Product guide)

Dortmund Fire Brigade has chosen Marconi's OMS1664 next-generation platform to upgrade its communications network. Marconi Corporation plc (London: MONI and NASDAQ: MRCIY) announced recently that it is to upgrade the telecommunication network of the Fire Service of Dortmund, using its next-generation optical multiservice technology.

The new Marconi OMS1664 will increase the core network capacity of the German city's Fire Service, connecting its control centre with the public network as well as eight professional fire stations; 19 auxiliary fire brigade locations; and the Dortmund Airport Fire Station. The Fire Service's new OMS1664 switches will increase its network capacity up to 2. …

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