Tuesday, June 20, 2006

Cox Deploys Scientific Atlanta for Cellular Backhaul

Cox Communications has initiated cellular backhaul service in Oklahoma City, Okla. and Pensacola, Fla. using a Scientific Atlanta Prisma IP platform. In addition to providing support for an increased number of wireless customers growing call volume, the cellular backhaul service delivers further scalability to support an expanding range of new services being introduced by wireless operators.

Prisma IP is a packet-based Multi-Service Provisioning Platform (MSSP) that supports advanced Ethernet services, such as VPNs and multicasts, as well as legacy TDM and a variety of video (ASI, SDI, and IF) interfaces.