Natural MicroSystems Supplies DSP Technology for RADCOM's Voice
Quality Management System
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 3, 2001--
NMS Platform Facilitates RADCOM's Innovative Objective
Measurement and Proactive Call Quality Management Technology
Natural MicroSystems (NASDAQ: NMSS), the technology leader enabling a new era of communications, today announced the successful integration of its high-capacity DSP resources, analog and T1/E1 "carrier class" interfaces, in RADCOM's (NASDAQ: RDCM) leading Voice over IP quality management system, Omni-Q. The NMS platform is used by cProbes, which are the active Omni-Q system components that measure voice and signaling quality in PSTN using interfaces such as analog and ISDN PRI, using the PAMS quality algorithm.
"Interfacing Natural MicroSystems' proven DSP technology with RADCOM's revolutionary voice quality management technology was a significant contributor to RADCOM's success in achieving its goal of delivering a first to market, system solution that can measure from both the end and the edge of the network. Further, the NMS platform gives us the flexibility we need to support the future service monitoring needs of our customers as they grow their networks and expand their service offerings," said Dudi Ripstein, General Manager of RADCOM's Quality Management Business Unit. "NMS technologies are the foundation of high-value communications systems world-wide and RADCOM is excited to have joined forces with them to create a breakthrough VoIP solution to voice quality problems in converged networks."
"NMS is pleased to partner with RADCOM by providing carrier-grade products that Service Providers can rely on to leverage new business opportunities, such as offering Service Level Agreements to support mission-critical applications," said Bob Schechter, Chairman and CEO of NMS.
RADCOM designs, manufactures, markets and supports network test and quality management solutions for service providers, developers and enterprises worldwide. The company specializes in a line of high quality, integrated, multitechnology WAN/LAN/ATM test solutions as well as unique performance measurement solutions for VoIP and cellular converged networks. RADCOM's analysis and simulation solutions are used in the development and manufacture of network devices, and in the installation and ongoing maintenance of operational networks to facilitate real-time isolation, diagnosis, and resolution of network problems. RADCOM's sales network includes over 60 distributors in 50 countries worldwide and 10 manufacturer's representatives across North America. RADCOM's customers include Cisco, Lucent, Ericsson, Nokia, Motorola, AT&T, MCI Worldcom, Sprint, British Telecom, Deutsche Telecom and Telstra.
About Natural MicroSystems
Natural MicroSystems (NASDAQ: NMSS) is the technology leader making it possible for the world's top networking and communication equipment suppliers to create and accelerate communications infrastructure and services. The Framingham, MA company designs, develops and supplies network-quality hardware and software components and provides design and customization services that are enabling a new era of communications.
Deployed in more than 65 countries, NMS' products and technologies are at the foundation of today's high-value communications systems, including network-based enhanced service platforms, media and access gateways, media servers, voice portals, web-enabled call centers, unified messaging platforms and wireless networks. NMS has a long history of technology innovations that advance the rapid growth of the communications industry worldwide, including breakthroughs such as the first complete open IP gateway, the first complete open packet media server and leadership in bringing open, scalable CompactPCI to the telecommunications industry. More information about NMS is available at http://www.nmss.com.
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