SSP is the largest Alcatel-Lucent reseller in Canada in the Enterprise products division and holds the “Premium Business Partner” designation. We have had a very strong working relationship with Alcatel-Lucent for many years and constantly collaborate on a wide variety of topics, such as sales & marketing, new product introductions, training, support, etc.

“Alcatel-Lucent provides solutions that enable service providers, enterprises and governments worldwide, to deliver voice, data and video communication services to end-users.  As a leader in fixed, mobile and converged broadband networking, IP technologies, applications and services, Alcatel-Lucent offers the end-to-end solutions that enable compelling communications services for people at home, at work and on the move.

With operations in more than 130 countries, Alcatel-Lucent is a local partner with global reach. The company has one of the largest research, technology and innovation organizations focused on communications — Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs — and the most experienced global services team in the industry. Alcatel-Lucent achieved revenues of Euro 16.98 billion in 2008 and is incorporated in France, with headquarters in Paris.”

– Alcatel-Lucent website

With its origins in France (Alcatel) dating back to 1898 and in the US (Lucent) dating back to 1869, Alcatel-Lucent is one of the world’s largest telecommunications manufacturers and has over 77,000 employees across 130 countries, over 26,000 active patents (of which more than 2,700 were obtained in 2008) and 6 Nobel Prizes in Physics. Amongst being in the market share “top 3” in 7 different telecommunications categories, they are ranked as #1 in Europe in the Enterprise Products division.


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