|Product or Service||Communications and Optic Technologies|
|Application||Integrated communications for power utilities and smart metering.|
Alcatel-Lucent ALU, a large French company, is a leader in mobile, fixed, Internet Protocol (IP) and optics technologies. Alcatel-Lucent, which includes the venerable Bell Labs, is in the forefront of research in communications technology. It operates in approximately 130 countries with a staff of about 78,000 employees. One of its services is to offer integrated communications for power utilities, a key component of smart grid development.
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