Spirent Wins Outstanding Test and Measurement Vendor Award For Second Year in Succession

Leading Lights accolade recognizes Spirent’s 5G strategy and support for industry initiatives worldwide

DENVER, COLO. – May 7, 2019 – Spirent Communications plc (LSE:SPT), the world leader in test, measurement, assurance, and analytics solutions for next-generation devices and networks, has been named the Leading Lights Awards Outstanding Test & Measurement Vendor for the second year in succession. Awards host Light Reading announced the winners at this week’s 2019 Leading Lights Awards gala dinner in Denver, Colorado, ahead of the Big 5G Event.

Naming Spirent as the Outstanding Test & Measurement Vendor, the Light Reading judges cited Spirent for “Its focused and successful 5G product development strategy, its ongoing support for 5G-related industry initiatives around the world and its financial success.”

The 2019 Leading Lights Awards recognized achievement in 22 categories, with the winners chosen from hundreds of submissions. Judging was conducted by Light Reading's editors and the analyst team from Heavy Reading, who were looking for achievements by companies making progress in 5G, as well as AI/analytics, edge computing, blockchain, SD-WAN and telco cloud.

Accepting the Outstanding Test & Measurement Vendor prize on behalf of Spirent, Head of 5G Practice, Steve Douglas said: “We’re delighted and honored to be chosen by Light Reading for the second year in a row to receive this award. 

“5G may be in its infancy, but Spirent already has the market’s broadest and most innovative set of 5G test and service assurance solutions. Therefore, it’s extremely gratifying tobe recognized by Light Reading for our industry leadership, innovation, solutions and business success, as we work to help customers assure the promise of 5G across every stage of their 5G journey.“

For more information about Spirent’s 5G test and assurance solutions, visit the 5G solutions page