Aviat Networks Completes IP/MPLS Interoperability Testing

March 23, 2017 at 4:00 AM EDT

MILPITAS, Calif., March 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aviat Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVNW), the leading expert in microwave networking solutions, today announced the successful completion of IP/MPLS interoperability testing and participation in an interoperability showcase organized by EANTC at MPLS + SDN + NFV World Congress in Paris, France.

A variety of MPLS-based services and IP synchronization capabilities were validated between Aviat microwave routers and layer 3 microwave solutions from Ericsson and SIAE Microelettronica, as well as with standalone routers from some of the industry's most prominent router vendors.

"Integrating IP/MPLS into microwave products reduces the number of network devices, lowering the total cost of ownership whilst improving overall performance," stated Ola Gustafsson, Senior Vice President and Chief Product Officer, Aviat Networks. "With these tests, Aviat has demonstrated interoperability of key network functions in a third-party lab environment and operators can be confident including Aviat IP/MPLS microwave routers when rolling out multi-vendor IP/MPLS deployments."

A whitepaper explaining all the tests and results can be obtained from EANTC at http://www.eantc.de/showcases/.

About Aviat Networks                                              

Aviat Networks, Inc. works to provide dependable products, services and support to our customers. With more than one million systems sold into 170 countries worldwide, communications service providers and private network operators including state/local government, utility, federal government and defense organizations trust Aviat with their critical applications. Coupled with a long history of microwave innovations, Aviat provides a comprehensive suite of localized professional and support services enabling customers to drastically simplify both their networks and their lives. For more than 70 years, the experts at Aviat have delivered high performance products, simplified operations, and the best overall customer experience. Aviat Networks is headquartered in Milpitas, California. For more information, visit www.aviatnetworks.com or connect with Aviat Networks on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.


EANTC (European Advanced Networking Test Center) is internationally recognized as one of the world's leading independent test centers for telecommunication technologies. Based in Berlin, Germany, the company offers vendor-neutral consultancy and realistic, reproducible high-quality testing services since 1991. Customers include leading network equipment manufacturers, tier-1 service providers, large enterprises and governments worldwide. EANTC's proof of concept, acceptance tests and network audits cover established and next-generation fixed and mobile network technologies. For more information, visit http://www.eantc.com.

Media Contact: Gary Croke, Aviat Networks, Inc., gary.croke@aviatnet.com

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