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Spirent Receives Multiple Best of Interop Tokyo Awards for WLAN, Cloud and Security Testing Solutions

San Jose, Calif. – June 12, 2017— Spirent Communications Plc (LSE:SPT), an industry leader in test and measurement, today announced that Spirent Communications has received multiple best of show awards at Interop Tokyo which was held from June 7-9. Spirent’s Wave 2 WLAN solution has received the 2017 Best of Interop Grand Prize, while its Cloud and Security solutions has received the 2017 Best of Interop Show Special Prize.

As an industry leader in innovating tomorrow’s technologies,  Spirent provides unsurpassed capabilities to meet different customers’ demands, and has continued to introduce numerous new solutions. Three of these solutions were Best of Interop finalists: Spirent TestCenter C50 with WLAN Wave2 and Ethernet/IP test solution,  CloudScore solution with comprehensive cloud infrastructure benchmarking services, and CyberFlood security solution on the Spirent TestCenter C1 platform. As a result of the Best of Interop judging, Spirent has received awards for the three solutions which cover Wave 2 WLAN, Cloud, and security.

As the grand prize winner, Spirent’s WLAN Wave2 Test System was judged by a panel of leading industry analysts and experts.  After rigorous review and fierce competition, the Best of Interop committee awarded the 2017 Best of Interop Grand Prize to Spirent, with the following appraisal: Spirent TestCenter C50 is a unique testing solution, including WLAN 802.11ac Wave 2 end-to-end test and 10G / 5G / 2.5G / 1G / 100M Base-T Ethernet test in one small portable chassis. Spirent TestCenter C50 is the only performance tester that supports a wide range of functions: wireless LAN 802.11ac Wave 2, automotive and Ethernet/IP.  Spirent TestCenter® WLAN 802.11ac Wave 2 test module, combined with Spirent’s world first 2.5G/5G BASE-T Ethernet products, is the highest performing and the most realistic 802.11ac Wave 2 wireless local area network (WLAN) multi-client emulation testing tool available on the market today.

“In this era of rapid change, with new technologies and applications emerging everyday,  it is critical that Spirent maintains its pace of innovation and helps to advance tomorrow’s technologies,” said  Nigel Wright, Executive VP of Global Sales for Spirent Communications. “We are proud to see several of our latest and most innovative solutions receive awards. These awards recognize Spirent’s unsurpassed capabilities to address our customers’ rapidly-evolving demands, and showcase Spirent as the trusted partner of global leaders.”

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