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Press Release -- June 6th, 2012
Source: MRV Communications

MRV Lends Expertise to Industry-Leading Communications Networking Events Worldwide

MRV OCS to share experience on Carrier Ethernet, cloud computing, mobile backhaul and other topics at events in North America, South America and Europe

CHATSWORTH, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun. 6, 2012– MRV Communications™, Inc. (OTCQB: MRVC) (MRV), a leading provider of optical communications network infrastructure equipment and integration and managed services, today announced its Optical Communications Systems (OCS) Division will participate in and support several industry-leading telecommunications events throughout the month of June, sharing insight and expertise on the latest technological innovations, trends and implementation options.

“These upcoming industry events, such as the MEF Seminars, IEEE ICC and CIS Conference, bring together the industry’s ‘who’s who,’ allowing leaders to collaborate, interact and discuss current operations trends, issues and techniques. MRV OCS lends its support to these powerful industry events year-after-year because they typically render exciting technological developments and ideas,” said Zeev Draer, vice president of strategic marketing for MRV OCS. “MRV OCS looks forward to sharing its own experience and expertise in the coming weeks for the advancement of communications technology across the globe.”

Just as MRV OCS works with operators to help advance and simplify their networks, the company will join industry experts, scientists, operators, engineers and planners in the following networking events:

  • At the North American Network Operators’ Group’s (NANOG) 55th triannual meeting, NANOG55, held June 3-6 in Vancouver, British Columbia, MRV OCS will host a Power Breakfast at 8:30 am PDT and a Morning Break at 11:00 am PDT on Tuesday, June 5, for attendees.
  • Mannix O’Connor, director of technical marketing for MRV’s OCS Division, will present an afternoon session at a Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) Seminar on Ethernet service assurance and Operations, Administration and Management (OAM) in Bogota, Columbia at 4:10 pm COT on June 5 and at a second MEF seminar in Santiago, Chile at 4:10 pm CLT on June 7. In his session devoted to the management of Carrier Ethernet 2.0, O’Connor will share his insight on OAM standards including the new performance and fault management specifications for monitoring off-net E-Access services.
  • At the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers’ (IEEE) International Conference on Communications (ICC), held June 10-15 in Ottawa, Mannix O’Connor will present a middleware and management session on June 12 at 2:00 pm EDT, highlighting cloud computing challenges and how to optimize communication links for cloud computing performance.
  • On June 13 at 4:15 pm EDT Zeev Draer, MRV OCS’ vice president of strategic marketing, will also share his expertise at IEEE ICC in a mobile backhaul infrastructure session where he will discuss the myths, realities and key considerations for building and maintaining synchronization on packet-based mobile backhaul networks. Draer will also present this information at IEEE Romania on June 21.
  • Draer will present at the Carrier Ethernet Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) conference, held June 26-28 in Moscow, addressing key challenges in Long Term Evolution (LTE) deployments in a session on June 28 at 2:00 pm MSK, outlining LTE market drivers and trends, discussing Carrier Ethernet implementation strategies for LTE backhaul, and examining real life solutions for deployment.
  • At this year’s Wavelength-Division Multiplexing (WDM) & Next Generation Optical Networking event in Monaco on June 18-21, MRV OCS customer T-Systems will share its experience deploying WDM solutions for managing feature-rich optical transport with fiber optimization. Jiri Neumann, network planner for T-Systems, will present a session on June 21 at 12:50 pm CEST focused on the evolution of WDM services in the Czech Republic, highlighting key application challenges, benefits and takeaways.

About MRV Communications, Inc.

MRV Communications, Inc. is a leading global provider of carrier Ethernet, wavelength division multiplexing optical transport, infrastructure management equipment and solutions, as well as network integration and managed services. MRV’s solutions enable the delivery and provisioning of next-generation optical transport and carrier Ethernet services over any fiber infrastructure. MRV provides equipment and services worldwide to telecommunications service providers, enterprises, and governments, enabling network evolution and increasing efficiency, while reducing complexity and costs. Through its subsidiaries, MRV operates development centers in North America and Europe, along with support centers and sales offices around the world. For more information about MRV, visit:

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