Published: 05 March 2001
Analyst(s): Patrick A. Worms
For service providers, ISPs, and enterprises, Lucent Technologies offers the MAX TNT, a carrier-class, high-end multiprotocol WAN access switch. The WAN access switch, suitable to serve large networks at the central site or POP, is capable of handling up to 720 concurrent calls. Service providers and ISPs use the MAX TNT to provide carrier access services to a frame relay backbone network, create corporate virtual private networks (VPNs) via the Internet or public backbone network, offer toll-quality voice and fax over IP services, and provide a variety of multiservice access services. Enterprises can use the MAX TNT to serve as the central device for handling telecommuting and remote access.
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