Sunday, July 18, 2010

Covad Selects ADTRAN Total Access 5000

ADTRAN announced that Covad has selected its Total Access 5000 Multi-Service Access and Aggregation Platform (MSAP) and NetVanta 800 Series network termination products for its Carrier Ethernet services. ADTRAN said its Total Access 5000 combined with the NetVanta 800 Series provides a highly scalable, fault-tolerant Ethernet access alternative to MLPPP technologies. The MEF-certified solution provides traffic management, QoS and measurement capabilities. Financial terms were not disclosed.

"The Total Access 5000 Carrier Ethernet solution allows Covad to deliver Ethernet services using the latest technology to our customers over a single platform, while ensuring that we can provide the security and Quality of Service (QoS) our customers demand," said Aamir Hussein, Chief Technical Officer, Covad.