Product News: Communication Systems & Equipment
Carrier Ethernet Switch supports mobile backhaul applications.
Press Release Summary:
February 11, 2011 - Supporting link throughputs up to 400 Mbps, Eclipse IDU GE3 combines Carrier Ethernet networking and advanced radio features for hybrid TDM/Ethernet or all-Ethernet/IP wireless transmission. Indoor Unit enables deployment of wireless tail-end cell-site connections and standalone point-to-point links. Available in ½ RU package, device features 256 QAM Adaptive Coding and Modulation, 6 GigE ports, and 16 native TDM ports, as well as VLANs, QoS, traffic priority assignment, and Ethernet OAM.
Original Press Release
Aviat Networks Announces Smaller, Faster, 'Smarter' Indoor Unit for Mobile Backhaul Applications
Press release date: February 8, 2011
-- Full 256QAM Adaptive Coding and Modulation (ACM) support--enabling up to a fourfold increase in spectral efficiency over non-ACM systems;
-- High port density with six Gigabit Ethernet (GigE) and 16 native TDM (E1/T1) ports;
-- The latest Carrier Ethernet features, such as VLANs, advanced Quality of Service (QoS) traffic priority assignment and Ethernet OAM (Operations, Administration and Management); and
-- Packet synchronization options--SyncE, IEEE 1588v2 and Eclipse Distributed Sync (EDS) "The IDU GE3 extends Eclipse Packet Node Carrier Ethernet features in a new optimized package suitable for last mile cell-site or simple link applications," says Shaun McFall, chief marketing officer and senior vice president of Aviat Networks. "This new indoor unit packs an incredible combination of transmission features and network intelligence into a smaller footprint than ever before." The new IDU GE3 is fully compatible with the Eclipse Packet Node nodal indoor units and the complete line of Eclipse indoor and outdoor RF units, enabling operators to immediately deploy this new unit into existing Eclipse-based transmission networks with minimal cost and operational impact. Aviat Networks will be displaying the IDU GE3 at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, courtyard pavilion CY08. About Aviat Networks
Aviat Networks, Inc. is a leader in wireless transmission solutions. We apply innovation and IP networking expertise toward building a carrier class foundation for future mobile and fixed broadband networks. With more than 750,000 systems installed around the world, Aviat Networks has built a reputation as a leader in offering best-of-breed solutions including LTE-ready microwave backhaul and a complete portfolio of service and support options to public and private telecommunications operators worldwide. With a global reach and local presence in more than 46 countries, Aviat Networks works by the side of its customers allowing them to quickly and cost effectively seize new market and service opportunities. Aviat Networks, formerly Harris Stratex Networks Inc., is headquartered in Santa Clara, California, and listed on NASDAQ (AVNW). For more information or to join the dialogue, please visit: www.aviatnetworks.com
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