Monday, February 21, 2011

Verizon Wireless Employs Tektronix for LTE Monitoring

Verizon Wireless is using Tektronix Communications' Iris suite of solutions to support the monitoring of its LTE services. The system will provide deep, end-to-end visibility into the LTE network and service performance. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Tektronix's Iris suite provides real-time and historical information for service troubleshooting and performance monitoring needs. Key elements include:

  • GeoProbe G10 a high-speed, high-density 10GE probe that features a distributed architecture optimized to handle high -bandwidth IP traffic.

  • Iris Analyzer toolset -- Includes Iris Protocol Analyzer (PA), Iris Session Analyzer (ISA) and Iris Traffic Analyzer (ITA), which provides L2 to L7 troubleshooting by characterizing IP traffic by links, applications and servers.

  • IrisView -- Easy-to-use, configurable software framework that provides a single, integrated platform for all applications, including feeds to customer experience management (CEM) systems and third party OSS, BSS applications.

  • Iris Performance Intelligence -- Provides end-to-end analysis and reporting capabilities coupled with a flexible and powerful KPI/KQI modeling engine that allows operators to better link desired business outcomes to events that occur at the network level.