Batelco Global Network and Batelco and Ciena’s role

Batelco, the leading provider of digital solutions in the Kingdom of Bahrain announced that Batelco Gulf Network (BGN), an international cable system which was launched last year to provide the GCC region with an additional option for regional and international connectivity solutions, has expanded into Europe and transformed to Batelco Global Network. The network, which runs over a protected state-of-the-art optical transport network (OTN), meets the demand for reliable high bandwidth connectivity and capacity serving the different needs of global services and customers while supporting very high capacity.