MILPITAS, CA--(Marketwire - Sep 27, 2012) - For the second year in a row an independent research firm, Frost & Sullivan, has recognized JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) as the industry leader for its fiber optic and Ethernet communications test solutions. The extensive studies performed by Frost & Sullivan validate JDSU's leadership in these critical network and service-enabling technologies, and cite the strong collaboration it enjoys with the world's leading network operators as a key success factor.
The rapid adoption of smart mobile devices, the proliferation of applications, and the volume of video and other high-bandwidth traffic create new network challenges and opportunities for service providers worldwide. Fiber optic and Ethernet technologies, such as 4G/LTE and 100/40G, are key enabling technologies for next-generation networks and, according to Frost & Sullivan, JDSU has established the industry's most widely adopted set of solutions for their rapid and cost-effective deployment.
Highlights of the two reports include:
- Continuous development of innovative test solutions that focus on FTTH/FTTA (fiber to the home/fiber to the antenna), Ethernet backhaul for 3G/4G mobile services, and 40G/100G in the metro and the core.
- A portfolio of fiber solutions that cater to constantly evolving end user needs, including the comprehensive T-BERD®/MTS suite of testing equipment; the P5000i digital analysis microscope for connector certification; the SmartPocket™ and SmartClass™ optical handheld test tools; and the ONMSi (Optical Network Monitoring System). The portfolio also includes JDSU's production test solution, MAP-200 PCT, a passive component tester.
- Reliable, customer-friendly and cost-efficient Ethernet test solution portfolio with product lines such as the T-BERD®/MTS tester family that are customized to meet the needs of service providers, network equipment manufacturers (NEMs) and large enterprises. In addition, JDSU's Truespeed enables the user to experience the network just like the customer does.
Frost & Sullivan Best Practice Awards recognize companies in regional and global markets for demonstrating outstanding achievement and superior performance in areas such as leadership, technological innovation, customer service and strategic product development, backed by thorough research and analysis of companies, products, processes and executives. Click on the hyperlinks to learn more about JDSU's fiber optic test and Ethernet test product portfolios, as well as recent videos. Visit JDSU's communications test and measurement site for more about JDSU's complete test and measurement offering.
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