Saturday, February 13, 2010

Sprint to Install Juniper SRX Gateways to Secure Mobile Data

Sprint will purchase Juniper Networks' SRX Series Services Gateways to securely deliver mobile data services. The SRX5800 Services Gateways, equipped with multiple 1 Gigabit Ethernet and 10 Gigabit Ethernet connections, will be deployed in core and distribution data centers throughout the United States. The SRX Series will also enable Sprint to employ additional network and security capabilities. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Juniper's SRX Series offers firewall, intrusion prevention system (IPS), denial of service (DoS), Network Address Translation (NAT), and quality of service (QoS) capabilities.