EXFO is proud to contribute to help rebuild the telecommunication
network destroyed by Typhoon Haiyan.
QUEBEC CITY, Nov. 26, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - EXFO is proud to contribute to
the effort given to rebuild the Philippines' infrastructures which have
been destroyed by the typhoon, Haiyan, on November 8th. In
collaboration with our local distributor, Access Frontier, EXFO will
donate testing units to local operators PLDT (Philippine Long Distance
Telephone) and Globe Telecom. These units including our OTDR (Optical
Time Domain Reflectometer) and OSA (Optical Spectrum Analyzer) will
help telecommunication companies detect and analyze network failures.
It is very important to get networks up and running quickly to help the
victims reconnect with their families.
"On behalf of the whole EXFO team, our thoughts are with the people
affected by this devastating event. We feel powerless, and we hope that
our contribution will help as many people as possible," said Germain
Lamonde EXFO's Chairman, President and CEO.
Listed on the NASDAQ and TSX stock exchanges, EXFO is among the leading
providers of next-generation test and service assurance solutions for
wireline and wireless network operators and equipment manufacturers in
the global telecommunications industry. The company offers innovative
solutions for the development, installation, management and maintenance
of converged, IP fixed and mobile networks—from the core to the edge.
Key technologies supported include 3G, 4G/LTE, IMS, Ethernet, OTN,
FTTx, VDSL2, ADSL2+ and various optical technologies accounting for
more than 35% of the portable fiber-optic test market. EXFO has a staff
of approximately 1600 people in 25 countries, supporting more than 2000
customers worldwide. For more information, visit www.EXFO.com and follow us on the EXFO Blog, Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, Google+ and YouTube.
SOURCE: EXFO inc.
For further information:
(418) 683-0913, Ext. 23417
Manager, Investor Relations
(418) 683-0913, Ext. 23733