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Alcatel-Lucent awarded “Best Fixed Networking Product Range” of the year from Network Middle East Innovation Awards 2008


Dubai, June 2008 — Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) today announced that it has been awarded the “Best Fixed Networking Product Range” of the year at the fourth annual Network Middle East NME Innovation Awards 2008 held on May 13th in Dubai, which recognized the best network projects, products and individuals across the Middle East and honors excellence in networking.

Organized by Network Middle East, an ITP publication and the region’s leading networking magazine, the NME Innovation Awards represent an opportunity to reward the creative spirit that drives the networking industry in the Middle East and identify innovation in products and technology across the region.

Receiving the award, Gabriel Karam, Head of Marketing & Business Development for Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise in the Middle East & South Asia region said: “Alcatel-Lucent is pleased that it has been honored the ’Best Fixed Networking Product Range‘ of this year by the Network Middle East Innovation Awards. Once again, Alcatel-Lucent has proven its commitment towards quality and excellence while addressing real needs of the Middle East marketplace, and our continued growth above the market confirms this commitment.

Steve Marney, Master of ceremonies for the NME Innovation Awards 2008 said: “We’re proud to honor the hard work and accomplishments of Alcatel-Lucent in the Middle East and look forward to more innovative solutions from the company in the future. Alcatel-Lucent has a well-established background of advanced communications offerings, and their growth in the areas of security and services complements their already broad portfolio.”

Alcatel-Lucent has been earlier nominated for prestigious awards in the region such as the “Hospitality and Tourism Implementation of the Year” and the “Enterprise Vendor of the Year” at the ACN Arab Technology Awards held during the GITEX Technology Week 2007 in Dubai.


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