EXFO received a multimillion dollar order to help this wireless system
vendor deliver quality mobile networks to its tier-1 operator
QUEBEC CITY, Feb. 27, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - EXFO Inc. (NASDAQ: EXFO) (TSX:
EXF) announced today that a world-leading wireless system vendor has
chosen EXFO's wireless simulator products to ensure that its tier-1
operator customers can deliver high quality of service (QoS) to their
subscribers over their wireless networks. This multimillion dollar
order is for an EXFO solution that covers the LTE, 2G, 3G and CDMA
EXFO's offering will enable this major wireless system vendor to verify
functionality, performance, capacity, reliability, quality of service
and interoperability of LTE with legacy (2G/3G/CDMA) networks, across
both voice and data services. Such comprehensive testing requires a set
of tools with the highest performance and capacity available, to
simulate millions of subscribers and thousands of network elements
across multiple domains. EXFO's unique solution fulfills these
requirements and enables the generation of very high traffic, across
both the control and user planes, mimicking real-world traffic
patterns. The high level of flexibility of EXFO's solution allows for
the simulation of the many unique scenarios that occur in a real
"EXFO's wireless network simulation solution is the most complete and
highest performing on the market. We are glad that such an important
wireless system vendor has chosen our products for ensuring
high-quality services across its LTE, CDMA, 3G and 2G architectures,"
said Matti Palomäki, Vice-President of EXFO's Wireless Division. "This
deal demonstrates that major network equipment manufacturers trust
EXFO's simulation expertise to ensure the quality and performance of
their next-generation wireless networks."
Visit EXFO's website for more on its network simulation offering.
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 VDSL2, ADSL2+, 3G, 4G/LTE, IMS,
Ethernet, OTN, FTTx, and various optical technologies (accounting for
an estimated 35% of the portable fiber-optic test market). EXFO has a
staff of approximately 1800 people in 25 countries, supporting more
than 2000 telecom customers worldwide. For more information, visit www.EXFO.com.
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EXFO would like to thank all parties in advance for their cooperation.
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