Apr 8th 2013

Tektronix Communications’ Iris Suite Nominated for TM Forum Excellence Awards 2013

PLANO, Texas, April 2, 2013 – Tektronix Communications, the world’s first full-service Telecoms Intelligence Provider (TIP), today announced it has been named as an official nominee for the TM Forum Solution Excellence Awards for 2013.

Tektronix Communications’ entry for the Iris Suite of network and service assurance applications focuses on applying TMF Frameworx compliant-solutions to real-life communication service providers’ challenges and developing customer experience management (CEM) industry standards that the company has contributed to TM Forum over the past two years.

“We are honored by this nomination and the prospect of winning such a prestigious award, especially as Tektronix Communicaitons continues to grow in its contribution and commitment to TM Forum. For instance, we recently took on the privilege to co-lead the TMF Big-Data standardization effort, ” said Manuel Stopnicki, Chief Technology Officer, Tektronix Communications. “Tektronix Communications’ Iris Suite user community has benefited greatly from improved time-to-value from our CEM standards work, and through the seamless integration with other Frameworx-compliant applications.”

Widely deployed and long valued by mobile service operators as a leading service and netwok assurance platform, Iris Suite is at the core of numerous solutions designed to help align the four dimensions of their business: services, subscribers, networks and the technologies that comprise them. When fully deployed, Iris Suite gives mobile operators a complete end-to-end view with actionable intelligence gathered from the network’s core to the edge.

“Our congratulations to the nominees for TM Forum’s Excellence Awards 2013,” said Nik Willetts, chief strategy officer, TM Forum. “Our Excellence Awards not only recognize the global leaders in communications and acknowledge the contributions that take our industry in new and innovative directions, but they also highlight companies that demonstrate a strong commitment to the evolution of the industry through support, adoption and advances in TM Forum’s standards and best practices.”

For more information on the Iris Suite of applications, visit www.tekcomms.com/solutions.

About Tektronix Communications

Tektronix Communications is uniquely positioned as the communications industry’s first Telecommunications Intelligence Provider (TIP) offering both service assurance and monitoring and network intelligence solutions that uniquely cover all four dimensions of the service provider’s environment: subscriber behavior, the services and applications they consume, the network environments they occupy and the technologies that enable them.  Tektronix Communication’s comprehensive set of assurance, intelligence and test solutions and services support a range of architectures and applications such as LTE, HSPA, 3G, IMS, mobile broadband, VoIP, video and triple play. Tektronix Communications is headquartered in Plano, Texas.  Visit us online at www.tekcomms.com.

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