Tellabs and Roots Communications together are helping service providers in the Asia-Pacific market meet demand for new communications services. The two companies will market and sell Tellabs' Salix switching solutions in the region. The Salix technology evolves traditional phone networks by uniting voice and data systems into one infrastructure for rapid new service creation.
In other Tellabs news, the company received ISO 14001 certification for environmental excellence for its operations in Finland. This international standard certifies that Tellabs practices consistent, environmentally protective business processes that benefit its customers, partners and community neighbors.