Aviat Networks Deploys Eclipse Adaptive Intelligent Repeater for Low Latency Networks

 Aviat Networks Deploys Eclipse Adaptive Intelligent Repeater for Low Latency

McKay Brothers First to Deploy Eclipse AIR Solution on Low Latency Microwave

PR Newswire

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 19, 2013

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Aviat Networks, Inc.
(NASDAQ: AVNW), the leading expert in microwave networking solutions, today
announced its Eclipse Adaptive Intelligent Repeater (AIR) for low latency
microwave networks. The Eclipse AIR low-latency repeater solution includes
adaptive repeater and regenerator functions with error-free Space Diversity
path protection: all designed to optimize overall system availability with the
lowest possible blended end-to-end latency.

The Eclipse AIR package enables more direct routes—such as those over
water—reducing end-to-end circuit miles and, therefore, latency while
maintaining the highest network reliability under all environmental

McKay Brothers LLC, an industry-leading telecom provider of private carrier
services for latency sensitive applications, is the first carrier to deploy
Eclipse AIR, now in service between Chicago and northern New Jersey. "AIR is
exactly what we were looking for," says Bob Meade, PhD, co-founder of McKay
Brothers, LLC. "Aviat Eclipse AIR is the first solution of its kind in the low
latency market, allowing us to use fewer radio hops, enabling a direct route
and delivering overall lower latency with higher availability."

"Achieving extremely low latency over long microwave links with high
reliability requires expert product and network design engineering," says Ola
Gustafsson, senior vice president, product and services portfolio management.
"At Aviat our in-house teams are able to respond to the rapidly changing
requirements of the global low latency market with true carrier-class

About Aviat Networks
Aviat Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVNW) is the leading global provider of
microwave networking solutions transforming communications networks to handle
the exploding growth of IP-centric, multi-Gigabit data services. With more
than 750,000 systems installed around the world, Aviat Networks provides
LTE-proven microwave networking solutions to mobile operators, including some
of the largest and most advanced 4G/LTE networks in the world. Public safety,
utility, government and defense organizations trust Aviat Networks' solutions
for their mission-critical applications where reliability is paramount. In
conjunction with its networking solutions, Aviat Networks provides a
comprehensive suite of localized professional and support services enabling
customers to effectively and seamlessly migrate to next-generation Carrier
Ethernet/IP networks. For more than 50 years, customers have relied on Aviat
Networks' high performance and scalable solutions to help them maximize their
investments and solve their most challenging network problems. Headquartered
in Santa Clara, California, Aviat Networks operates in more than 100 countries
around the world. For more information, visit www.aviatnetworks.com or connect
with Aviat Networks on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.

About McKay Brothers, LLC
McKay Brothers is a specialty microwave telecommunications company dedicated
to designing, engineering, building and operating best-in-class low latency
networks between financial centers. McKay's long-haul microwave solutions have
been in production with live customer trading since mid-2012, offering
latencies far below best-in-class fiber and frequently at the lowest known
latency available. For more information, visit www.mckay-brothers.com.

SOURCE Aviat Networks, Inc.

Website: http://www.aviatnetworks.com
Contact: Aviat Media Contact: Gary Croke, Aviat Networks, Inc., (650)
248-3400, gary.croke@aviatnet.com; or McKay Media Contact: Press Relations,
McKay Brothers, LLC, contact@mckay-brothers.com
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