Spirent Communications Awarded Frost & Sullivan’s Product Line Strategy of the Year for Wireless Test Equipment
Jan 25, 2011
Spirent’s Breadth of Product Line, Impact on Customer Value Considered Industry’s Best
Sunnyvale, Calif. – Jan. 25, 2011 — Spirent Communications, a leading provider of testing solutions for wireless networks, devices and services, has received Frost & Sullivan’s Product Line Strategy of the Year award for wireless test equipment. Frost & Sullivan’s research showed that Spirent’s wireless solutions lead the industry in product line breadth, addressable customer base, impact on customer value, impact on market share and breadth of applications and markets served.
As the wireless industry evolves to meet the needs of a highly sophisticated and demanding subscriber base, Spirent’s test solutions enable wireless service providers, network equipment manufacturers, handset vendors and technology providers to deliver on promised levels of performance, reliability and quality of experience. With top-tier customers such as China Telecom, Huawei, Nokia Siemens Networks and Verizon Wireless, Spirent has emerged as the global leader in wireless testing.
“This recognition demonstrates Spirent’s deep understanding of the issues service providers and equipment vendors face across the entire network, with Spirent being one of the leading companies to tackle such a broad range of wireless testing needs,” said Olga Yashkova, Program Manager, Communications Test, Frost & Sullivan. “This prestigious award clearly highlights Spirent’s expertise and leadership in product line strategy in wireless testing.
Frost and Sullivan notes that Spirent differentiates itself from other testing companies by focusing on performance testing, in addition to basic functional testing. “Unlike other major competitors in the market, Spirent can offer both functional and performance testing on a single platform,” according to Frost and Sullivan.
“With such a complete line of products, Spirent remains the leading choice for testing both existing and next-generation networks and devices,” said Nigel Wright, vice president of wireless at Spirent. “We continue to work very closely with the top-tier service providers, equipment manufacturers and device manufacturers, which enables us to ensure they have the tools necessary to successfully deploy new wireless networks and services that deliver on their full potential for subscribers.”
The award notes that Spirent offers the most extensive product line which caters to the needs of multiple market segments. Spirent’s wireless test solutions include the 8100 (UMTS/LTE), SR5500, C2K-ATS, AirAccess, GSS4200, Spirent TestCenter and Landslide.
Spirent will showcase its portfolio of solutions and the capabilities of these offerings on booth 1C14 at Mobile World Congress 2011 from Feb. 14 – 19 in Barcelona, Spain.
To read the full Frost & Sullivan award report visit http://www.spirent.com/About-Us/News_Room/Hall_of_fame/2010_Frost_Sullivan_Wireless_Product_Line_Strategy_Award.aspx.
For more information on Spirent wireless testing solutions visit http://www.spirent.com/Devices-and-Equipment.aspx.