F5 Networks, Inc. : Application Delivery Heavyweight F5 to Showcase Diameter Signaling Solutions and Expertise at LTE World Summit
05/17/2012| 12:05am US/Eastern
With recently acquired Traffix, F5 helps mobile operators reach
maximum network performance and easily support advanced LTE services
Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV),
the global leader in Application Delivery Networking (ADN), today
announced that it will participate in several conference sessions and
host a booth as a Bronze sponsor of the LTE
World Summit 2012, taking place May 22-24 at the International
Convention Center (CCIB) in Barcelona. F5 will also participate in the
conference as a Gold sponsor of the "Handling
the Signaling Surge" Focus Day on Tuesday, May 22. Visit F5 at booth
#43 to learn more about the compelling business value that F5®
Traffix solutions deliver to Carrier Service Providers.
F5 will highlight several LTE solutions, including F5 Traffix products
that manage and control traffic in the data and control planes, which
reflect the company's added value as an expert vendor in essential core
network services. Solutions such as intelligent traffic steering
and Diameter routing in both the data and signaling planes
illustrate how F5's service provider solutions deliver optimal network
resource management and performance.
"We are very pleased that F5 is contributing its knowledge and years of
real-world expertise with IP-based applications, data, and signaling in
LTE networks to the LTE World Summit, which has grown exponentially this
year as network rollouts are on the rise worldwide," said Giles
Cummings, Events Director at Informa.
"Handling the explosion of mobile data is a key concern for LTE's
"As operators deploy LTE across their footprints and migrate their
installed base users to LTE devices, they must be ready for the
resulting challenges," said Ben Volkow, VP of Product Development at F5
Networks. "Few network infrastructure vendors understand the
complexities related to both the data and signaling planes. Given our
expertise in IP and Diameter signaling, we're excited to play an active
role at this event to help educate and assist operators in successfully
overcoming the challenges related to LTE."
F5 Presentations during LTE World Summit's "Handling the Signaling
Surge" Focus Day, May 22:
At 10:00 CEST, F5's Ben
Volkow will explain how operators benefit significantly by taking
an interoperable and open approach to building their LTE networks. His
presentation is entitled "The Benefits of Approaching Diameter as the
Nervous System of the Network."
At 10:30 CEST, F5 Solution Architect Peter
Nas will share his knowledge of Diameter during a panel discussion
focusing on "What is the Right Time and What is the Right Way to
Deploy Diameter Signaling Solutions?"
Additional F5 Presentations during the LTE World Summit:
On May 23 at 17:40 CEST, in the OTT
and Applications track, F5 Solution Architect Bart Salaets will
share his expertise in IP solutions during the panel on "Video and
Premium Content on LTE Networks."
On May 24 at 15:30 CEST, in the Handling
the Mobile Data Explosion track, F5 Solution Architect Peter Nas
will draw on his extensive knowledge of deploying Diameter routing
solutions to explain typical LTE use cases such as policy and tiered
charging, family data plans, roaming, and related topics.
Visit booth #43 to see how F5
solutions provide a converged carrier infrastructure to help
consolidate, enhance, and monetize core infrastructure services. To
schedule a meeting, contact Susan Becker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About F5 Networks
F5 Networks, Inc., the global leader in Application Delivery Networking
(ADN), helps the world's largest enterprises and service providers
realize the full value of virtualization, cloud computing, and on-demand
IT. F5® solutions help integrate disparate technologies to
provide greater control of the infrastructure, improve application
delivery and data management, and give users seamless, secure, and
accelerated access to applications from their corporate desktops and
smart devices. An open architectural framework enables F5 customers to
apply business policies at "strategic points of control" across the IT
infrastructure and into the public cloud. F5 products give customers the
agility they need to align IT with changing business conditions, deploy
scalable solutions on demand, and manage mobile access to data and
services. Enterprises, service and cloud providers, and leading online
companies worldwide rely on F5 to optimize their IT investments and
drive business forward. For more information, go to www.f5.com.
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