|By Business Wire||
|May 21, 2014 09:30 AM EDT||
Telco Systems, a BATM company (LSE: BVC, TASE: BATM) and a leading provider of innovative SDN & NFV ready solutions and CE 2.0 multi-service Carrier Ethernet and MPLS edge access solutions for mobile backhaul, business Ethernet services and cloud networking announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named Telco Systems’ T-Marc 3348S as a 2014 Mobility Tech Zone Product of the Year Award winner. The awards are presented by Mobility Tech Zone, an online resource for the mobile broadband industry, sponsored by TMC and Crossfire Media. Mobility Tech Zone Product of the Year Awards honor the development of technologies geared toward the evolution of a 4G, all IP, wireless network, including products, services, architecture and infrastructure, delivery, and applications.
T-Marc 3348S Ethernet Network Interface Device (Photo: Business Wire)
Telco Systems' T-Marc 3348S is a true 10GE demarcation Ethernet/MPLS network interface device (NID) – a leap forward in 10GE Carrier Ethernet and MPLS service delivery for service providers and mobile operators. The T-Marc 3348S providers enhanced OAM, high availability, resiliency and time synchronization combined with low power consumption and an ultra-small footprint to reduce operating expenditures. It has embedded support for both Carrier Ethernet and IP/MPLS transport at no additional cost, and can future proof networks both from a technology and capacity standpoint. The T-Marc 3348S is optimized to fit new mobile backhaul architectures, including small cells, and is 5G ready.
“We are very proud to receive this market recognition reflecting the innovation of the T-Marc 3348S. With full NETCONF and future OpenFlow support, the device provides the perfect fit to Carrier SDN networks, supporting the evolution path from Carrier Ethernet 2.0 to SDN,” said Nir Halachmi, Director of Strategic Product Management and Innovation at Telco Systems. “Our focus around innovation and being ahead of the technology curve drives our efforts to develop and install many more great products like the T-Marc 3348S.”
“Recognizing leaders in mobile technologies, TMC is proud to announce Telco Systems as a recipient of the annual 2014 Mobility Tech Zone Product of the Year Award," said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. "The T-Marc 3348S has demonstrated innovation and will help shape the face of the quickly evolving industry. It is our pleasure to honor Telco Systems for their inspiring work.”
This award comes on the heels of Telco Systems’ announcement that the company is supplementing their current portfolio with innovative SDN and NFV ready solutions in preparation for the imminent technology revolution surrounding those concepts. As SDN and NFV enables the evolution to IT aware networks, Telco Systems aims to support these networks with advanced capabilities such as service mass customization, service orchestration tools, multi-function devices and Carrier Ethernet 2.0 to full SDN evolution support, with the T-Marc 3348S offering a preview of these innovative technologies.
About Telco Systems
Telco Systems provides an industry-leading portfolio of diverse Carrier Ethernet over Ethernet & MPLS-based demarcation, aggregation and edge of the core solutions, enabling service providers to create intelligent, end-to-end, service-assured, CE 2.0-compliant networks for mobile backhaul, business services and cloud networking. Among the first group of vendors to receive the Metro Ethernet Forum Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification, Telco Systems meets this new-generation standard with their CE 2.0-compliant, end-to-end Ethernet, SDN and NFV ready product portfolio, promising a significant boost for large, medium and small service providers, as well as utilities and city carriers competing in a fast evolving telecommunications market. The company’s solutions provide carriers with differentiated services, address new revenue-generating opportunities, and transform the user experience while lowering overall operating expenses. Telco Systems is a wholly owned subsidiary of BATM Advanced Communications (LSE: BVC, TASE: BATM). To learn more, visit Telco Systems at http://www.telco.com, or follow Telco Systems on Twitter and LinkedIn.
About Mobility Tech Zone
Mobility Tech Zone is the mobile broadband industry’s information source for breaking news, analysis, product information, strategies and developments for mobility and communications professionals. Mobility Tech Zone is sponsored by TMC and Crossfire Media. For more information, please visit www.mobilitytechzone.com.
About Crossfire Media
Crossfire Media is an integrated marketing company with a core focus on future trends in technology. We service communities of interest with conferences, tradeshows, webinars and newsletters. Crossfire Media services also include providing insight to technology companies and associations to assist in the development of business and technical strategy as well as the development and implementation of effective communications and marketing strategy. To implement communications and marketing strategies, Crossfire Media utilizes a variety of physical and virtual experiences including web, publications, face to face events, and webinars.
Crossfire Media has a partnership with Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) to produce events and websites related to disruptive technologies. Crossfire Media is a division of Crossfire Consulting, a full service Information Technology company based in New York. For more information, please visit http://www.crossfiremedia.com.
TMC is a global, integrated media company that supports clients' goals by building communities in print, online, and face to face. TMC publishes multiple magazines including Cloud Computing, M2M Evolution, Customer, and Internet Telephony. TMCnet is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries, and is read by as many as 1.5 million unique visitors monthly. TMC produces a variety of trade events, including ITEXPO, the world's leading business technology event, as well as industry events: Asterisk World; AstriCon; ChannelVision (CVx) Expo; Cloud4SMB Expo; Customer Experience (CX) Hot Trends Symposium; DevCon5 - HTML5 & Mobile App Developer Conference; LatinComm Conference and Expo; M2M Evolution Conference & Expo; Mobile Payment Conference; Software Telco Congress, StartupCamp; Super Wi-Fi & Shared Spectrum Summit; SIP Trunking-Unified Communications Seminars; Wearable Tech Conference & Expo; WebRTC Conference & Expo III; and more. For more information about TMC, visit www.tmcnet.com.