Alcatel And Intel Collaborate On AdvancedTCAÂ® Platforms
Subject: General Tech | May 25, 2005 - 10:08 AM | Joe White
PARIS and SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 24, 2005 — Alcatel (Paris: CGEP.PA and NYSE: ALA) and Intel Corporation today announced that they have signed an agreement to improve time to market of Advanced Telecom Computing ArchitectureÂ® (or AdvancedTCA) platforms for mobile service providers. Both companies will further work together on the design and development of AdvancedTCA subsystem building blocks to increase standardization and component interoperability across the mobile telecommunications industry. The new Alcatel solutions resulting from this collaboration are expected to be available in early 2006, and use an IntelÂ® PentiumÂ® M processor-based AdvancedTCA single board computer.