Strata Networks selects Tekno Telecom’s NetQuest System and Sonus’ DSC 8000 for improved real-time network visibility
Nov 6, 2017
Joint Solution Provides STRATA Networks with Enhanced Network Monitoring, Surveillance and Maintenance Capabilities
NAPERVILLE, Ill – Tekno Telecom, a leader in SS7, IMS and LTE network monitoring and service assurance, announced today that STRATA Networks has selected the NetQuest Monitoring System, Sonus’ Diameter Signaling Controller (DSC) 8000 and Sonus’ Integrated Monitoring Feed feature for its nationwide voice and wireless network. This joint solution provides STRATA with increased network visibility and troubleshooting capabilities.
“The unique capability of this solution is its ability to provide accurate real-time monitoring data for SS7 and Diameter networks directly from the Sonus DSC 8000 without having to deal with complex and costly DACs, packet brokers, network taps, and span ports,” stated Sam Galler, vice president, Sales, Tekno Telecom.
The joint solution benefits customers due to its ability to detect and prevent potential issues before they impact the end-user. Additionally, this solution is less expensive than other traditional deployment options and simplifies the connectivity to the signaling links by removing media tapping hardware.
Jeff Cranney (Wireless Network Engineering Supervisor) of STRATA Networks said,
“Our goal is to provide our customers with the highest levels of reliability, security, cost effectiveness, flexibility, and ease of use. We feel that utilizing the Sonus and Tekno solution helps us reach that mission. Our carrier partners within the Rural Independent Network Alliance (RINA) will also use the tools to efficiently and effectively trouble shoot their network”.
The Sonus and Tekno offering enables customers to realize accurate and real-time service and revenue assurance, billing, fraud prevention, network surveillance, quality of service and troubleshooting capabilities.
“Deploying our Integrated Monitoring Feed with the DSC 8000, and Tekno’s NetQuest Monitoring System, helps service providers, like Strata, provide world-class offerings to their customers that are secure and reliable,” said Bill Welch, senior product manager, Signaling, Sonus.
About Tekno Telecom, LLC
Tekno started in 1968 in the telecom sector and has implemented over 10,000 network monitoring systems worldwide. Migrating from call accounting systems to traffic management solutions, to call completion, billing systems and network monitoring/service assurance. Tekno is a pillar of telecom network management, maintenance, fraud prevention, and revenue assurance solutions. Tekno focuses on high return on investment systems for wire line, wireless, and next-generation carriers and has consistently brought to market products that are more advanced and accurate than its competitors. Its engineering team has generated numerous patented technologies, which allows Tekno to offer supremely efficient and accurate systems that help today's carriers confidently know what is occurring in their networks in order to solve problems.