Extreme Networks Up on Contract - TheStreet

Extreme Networks (EXTR) - Get Report was up 4.7% in preopen Island trading after the company announced it will supply switching for China Telecom's regional metro networks.

The contract includes 1,300 switches for Ethernet-based fiber networks in the cities of the Hunan province, the company said.

Telecom equipment maker

Ericsson

( ERICY) and Hong Kong company

Vodatel Systems

are also partners in the China Telecom project. Ericsson was up 4%.