Zhone Technologies is a global provider of advanced telecommunication equipment to more than 600 operators in both emerging and established markets. Zhone’s market leading MALC Broadband Loop Carrier (MALC) equipment enables operators to rapidly deploy revenue-generating access services using their existing infrastructure, while providing a migration path to cost-efficient, all IP access network. The company’s products address a full range of applications including residential and business broadband, VoIP, IPTV, and Ethernet over both copper and fiber access lines. By utilizing Ethernet and IP technology, Zhone’s products simplify network operations by consolidating multiple services onto a single access line. This convergence of services and networks simplifies provisioning and operations, enhances quality and reliability, and opens the door for delivering exciting new services.