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Spirent Communications plc operates as a communications test and measurement company worldwide. It operates through three segments: Networks & Applications, Wireless & Service Experience, and Service Assurance. The Networks & Applications segment develops solutions for functional, performance, and security testing of next-generation networks and applications that simulate real-world conditions in the lab, before a commercial launch. This segment’s solutions portfolio addresses data centers, cloud computing, virtualized environments, applications and security, high speed Ethernet networks and services, and virtual/physical test automation and management. The Wireless & Service Experience segment develops solutions for functional and performance testing of mobile devices, services, satellite positioning devices, and wireless infrastructure, as well as the end-to-end measurement of the mobile experience on live networks. This segment focuses on wireless devices, wireless services, satellite navigation and global positioning, and wireless service experience. The Service Assurance segment provides solutions to enable service providers to resolve issues with production networks and services, as well as monitors production network performance and end-user experience through end-to-end visibility and real-time automation. This segment focuses on Ethernet business services, field test solutions, mobile device management and analytics, and customer experience management. It serves network equipment and mobile device manufacturers, service providers, government, and enterprises. The company was formerly known as Spirent plc and changed its name to Spirent Communications plc in May 2006. The company was founded in 1936 and is headquartered in Crawley, the United Kingdom.

1,671 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/26/15
Founded in 1936

spirent communications plc (BW8) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Directo...
Total Annual Compensation: $660.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $378.1K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

spirent communications plc (BW8) Key Developments

Spirent Communications Wins Service Contract from CoopVoce

Spirent Communications announced that it has won a service contract from CoopVoce to provide its Tweakker solution. This will provide over-the-air (OTA) device configuration settings to CoopVoce's growing and diverse 'bring your own device' (BYOD) fleet, for improved customer experience and increased revenues.

Spirent Communications Announces Availability of New Spirent HyperScale Test Solution

Spirent Communications announced the availability of its new Spirent HyperScale test solution. This is the scale-by-design solution to load and implement cloud tests based on VMware vCenter or OpenStack. The company's HyperScale helps cloud and service providers understand the capacity and cost of the infrastructure required to meet service level agreements to effectively price new and innovative services. Users, regardless of device connections, must have uninterrupted access to applications and reliable connectivity 24x7. And service providers of any kind - network, telecommunications, or cloud - must ensure SLAs are met in order to stay profitable, gain trust, and keep competition at bay. Cloud or data center operators must have the ability to accurately predict if the infrastructure can scale to meet the growing demands of data storage and transport.

SGS Enables CTIA MIMO OTA Test Coverage with Spirent Communications Plc.'s Solution

With the first release of the CTIA MIMO OTA Test Plan for mobile devices approaching, SGS has selected Spirent Communications Plc.’s MIMO OTA solution to prepare their lab for the CTIA certification process. The Spirent MIMO OTA solution is in full support of the CTIA MIMO OTA Test Plan V1.0 and utilizes the Spirent VR5 Channel Emulator as part of an anechoic chamber solution to enable the real-world conditions required to evaluate a device operating in MIMO mode. SGS is an authorized CTIA laboratory for OTA testing for leading North American wireless carriers and has been a long-term partner with Spirent for A-GNSS OTA testing. The Spirent MIMO OTA solution evaluates the performance of multiple antenna systems enabling SGS to provide network operators with more insight into device performance and how it relates to their service coverage and user experience.


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