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Press Release -- January 25th, 2011
Source: Overture Networks
Tags: Equipment, Ethernet, Exchange, MPLS

Overture Networks Exhibits Carrier Ethernet Technology at MPLS and Ethernet World Congress

Presentation highlights Carrier Ethernet’s growing role in global network interconnection technologies

Research Triangle Park, January 25, 2010Overture Networks, the industry’s trusted Carrier Ethernet solutions provider, today announced it will be showcasing its line of Carrier Ethernet platforms for business services and mobile backhaul at the MPLS and Ethernet World Congress in Paris from Feb. 8-11, 2011. Overture Networks will be exhibiting at stand #203 of the Marriott Rive Gauche Hotel & Conference Center.

At MPLS and Ethernet World Congress, Overture Networks’ senior staff will be highlighting Carrier Ethernet solutions that help providers and network operators gain a competitive edge while reaching end customers through fiber, SONET/SDH and copper. In addition, Overture’s Director of Marketing Mark Durrett will speak on the topic of “The Building Blocks of Global Interconnect—ENNI and Access Services” at the Carrier Ethernet, Interconnect and Exchange Workshop on Tuesday, Feb. 8 at 9:40 a.m. Durrett will be discussing a variety of emerging MEF topics such as:

  • Interconnect – related Specifications
  • MEF 26 Overview: External Network to Network Interface (ENNI)
  • MEF Access Service definitions work in progress

Overture Networks develops and manufactures advanced edge and aggregation equipment to help service providers and network operators lower operational costs, boost revenue, and address applications such as cloud computing and mobile communications that require higher bandwidth and smarter networks.

To schedule a meeting with Overture at MPLS and Ethernet World Congress, please register online at the Overture Networks website.

MPLS and Ethernet World Congress addresses the pertinent challenges many network operators face today. In 2010 at the 12th anniversary of the event, 1,200 participants and 150 service providers were in attendance. With 70 percent of attendees coming from service providers, MPLS and Ethernet World Congress has a reputation as a highly technical and relevant conference. The fifth Carrier Ethernet Workshop, taking place on Feb. 8, will address implementation challenges and technological advancements in the Carrier Ethernet space.


About Overture Networks
Overture Networks is the preferred Carrier Ethernet edge and aggregation partner to more than 250 service providers and enterprise customers in 34 countries worldwide, including 10 of the top 15 US Carrier Ethernet service providers. Its innovative solutions have proven to be integral to a service provider’s ability to fully leverage Carrier Ethernet to multiply service revenues and streamline operational costs. Headquartered in Research Triangle Park, NC, with a technology center in Richardson, TX, Overture Networks is relentlessly focused on providing solutions at the ever-expanding edge of the network. With its patent-protected, award-winning family of products for both business services and cell site backhaul, Overture Networks uniquely combines the packet-switched and circuit-switched worlds into a single architecture—at cost points that make it extremely attractive to offer Carrier Ethernet services to any size location—over optical fiber or copper transport. For more information, visit

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