IP networks specialist Italtel, and networking infrastructure solutions provider ECI Telecom have signed a partnership agreement for the sale and customisation of optical transport systems for metropolitan networks and access platforms for voice, data, IP video and fixed/mobile convergence.

As such, Italtel will be a preferred vendor and system integrator for ECI Telecom technology in the building of integrated communication networks for service providers, communications providers and utility companies in the 'Quadruple Play' (data, voice, video, mobile) access and transport markets.