RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. — Oct. 13, 2015 — Overture Networks today announced it has been selected as a finalist for the NC Tech Awards Communications Technology Company Award. The NC Tech Awards recognizes companies and individuals who have characterized excellence, innovation and leadership, presented by the North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA).
“The Research Triangle area is a focal point for telecommunications industry innovation and Overture is honored to be named a NCTA Awards finalist among so many great companies,” noted Prayson Pate, Overture chief technology officer. “Our industry is at a major inflection point for adoption of virtualization technologies and Overture continues to innovate with network functions virtualization software solutions that bring the cloud to telecom.”
“The NC Tech Awards recognize and honor the best of innovators and innovations,” said Brooks Raiford, NCTA president and CEO. “As a finalist in this year’s awards, Overture has distinguished itself as one of the state’s technology leaders.”
A review committee comprised of non-profit, media, education and technology leaders representing various regions of the state selected this year’s finalists. Winners will be named Nov. 12 at the NC Tech Awards Gala at the Raleigh Convention Center.
About Overture Networks
Overture transforms delivery of dynamic communications, media and data services with Ensemble OSA™, the only carrier-class open network functions virtualization (NFV) solution providing analytics-driven orchestration and control. With hundreds of CSP customers worldwide Overture is revolutionizing the way we connect, communicate and captivate. Founded in 2000 and headquartered in Research Triangle Park, NC, Overture is an industry leader in the development of innovative control and orchestration solutions for virtual and Carrier Ethernet systems. For more information, visit http://www.overturenetworks.com
About NCTAThe North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA) is a not-for-profit, membership-driven trade association and the primary voice of the technology industry in North Carolina. NCTA is the intersection of leadership and technology, fueling the growth of North Carolina through executive engagement, public affairs, and a knowledge workforce. For more information visit www.nctechnology.org.
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