EXFO lands $2M contract for mobile-backhaul assessment

Company’s Ethernet One solution has been chosen by a tier-one network operator.

Jul 1st, 2014

EXFO recently announced it received an order “worth approximately U.S.$2 million from a global tier-1 mobile network operator for the complete assessment of its mobile-backhaul network infrastructure, from turn-up to real-time monitoring and advanced troubleshooting.” The company said its Ethernet One solution, including BrixNGN service assurance software, BV-3100 Verifiers, and FTB-1 field-portable platforms, was awarded the order “based on its ability to meet enhanced service performance delivery, increased operational efficiency, and accelerated time-to-revenue requirements of the global network operator.”

EXFO said the bulk of the order will be recognized in fiscal year 2015. Vice president of EXFO’s transport and service assurance division Claudio Mazzuca said, “I am really pleased with this significant deal as it demonstrates that EXFO’s centralized and automated end-to-end Ethernet One solution for assessing the complete mobile-backhaul network lifecycle is a winning combination. This contract win with a global tier-1 mobile network operator also bodes well for the future, since the rapid expansion of the mobile industry is clearly creating real-life challenges for our customers and wonderful opportunities for an innovation leader like EXFO.”

Find out more about EXFO’s Ethernet One solutions for metro/core networks.

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