Piraeus Port Authority (PPA) SA and the Huawei Technologies SA announced the contract conclusion for the modernization of the PPA network infrastructure. Utilizing the latest technology products and solutions, Huawei Greece will replace the existing network infrastructure of PPA, aiming to satisfy the requirements of the biggest port of Greece.
By modernizing its network infrastructure, PPA will enjoy network services of guaranteed availability, high-speed data rates from 20Gbps up to 80Gbps, capable of supporting any future need as well as shielding against network threats.
In the framework of this project, Huawei will offer requirements analysis – designing of project implementation, as well as supply and installation of the required equipment including Internet routers, firewall protection, switches, transition services to the new network, training services to network operators and support services during the initial period of the productive operation.
“PPA SA with this important cooperation with Huawei is taking another step towards a new era of providing high quality services, using the most advanced IT communication solutions,” said CEO of PPA SA, Captain Fu Chengqiu.
“In accordance to the range of the operational sectors of PPA (Container, Cruise, Passenger and Car Stations), and the particular demands in the areas of performance, reliability, and security of its network infrastructure, Huawei will provide solutions based on the best international design practices and the Group’s latest technology products in order to meet PPA’s operational demands,” said Mr. Chenle, Managing Director of Huawei Greece.