Mozda se obecanja iz Telekoma Srbije (od aprila 2003.godine) o prelasku na digitalne telefonske centrale i ispune. Naime, prema vestima sa Alcatel-ovog site-a
Telekom Srbija ce instalirati digitalne telefonske centrale Alcatel 1000 ukupnog kapaciteta 500.000 telefonskih linija. Linije ce biti instalirane u Beogradu, Nisu i N. Sadu.
Tekst vesti sa Alcatel-ovog site-a:
"The Serbian operator, Telekom Srbija upgrades and expands national voice network with Alcatel
Alcatel to deploy additional 500,000 telephone lines for Serbian operator
Paris, January 19, 2004 – Alcatel (Paris: CGEP.PA and NYSE: ALA) today announced Telekom Srbija, Serbia's largest operator, will significantly expand its current network using Alcatel switching solutions to deploy an additional 500,000 telephone lines. By modernizing its voice infrastructure, Telekom Srbija is able to aggressively target new customers with the full suite of advanced digital voice services.
Alcatel will deploy newly optimized and cost-effective Alcatel 1000 voice switching systems in the regions of Belgrade, Novi Sad and Nis. The Alcatel 1000 family is part of the Alcatel next generation network (NGN) portfolio, which is designed to enable enhanced broadband services, while protecting current voice revenues with a staged migration to a converged packet infrastructure.
"We have a long-standing, strong relationship with Alcatel which includes deploying over one million lines in our national network," said Drasko Petrovic, General Manager of Telekom Srbija. "By selecting the Alcatel 1000 voice switching systems, we can significantly extend our network and reduce operating costs while delivering new narrowband services."
"The Alcatel solution not only enables Telekom Srbija to expand its suite of residential and corporate services but it also gives them the building blocks necessary to migrate from digital to even more advanced next-generation services based on subscriber demand," said Michel Rahier, chief operating officer of Alcatel's fixed networking activities. "Alcatel offers Telekom Srbija the latest in narrowband switching technology including new management that will optimize the operating costs and increase quality of service."
Alcatel provides communications solutions to telecommunication carriers, Internet service providers and enterprises for delivery of voice, data and video applications to their customers or to their employees. Alcatel leverages its leading position in fixed and mobile broadband networks, applications and services to bring value to its customers in the framework of a broadband world. With sales of EURO 16.5 billion in 2002, Alcatel operates in more than 130 countries."