RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Feb. 19, 2013 – Overture today announced that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named the Overture 6500 as a recipient of a 2014 Internet Telephony Product of the Year Award.
“We are pleased that the 6500 is being recognized for its advanced Carrier Ethernet 2.0 aggregation and switching across all access types at the metro service edge,” said Brian van Voorhis, Sr. Product Manager, Overture. “The 6500’s Carrier Ethernet capabilities are unique in the marketplace. And just as importantly, the 6500 underpins Overture’s Ensemble Open Service Architecture which is helping service providers open up new revenue opportunities through dynamic, on-demand and automated services.”
The Overture 6500 is a scalable, high resiliency Carrier Ethernet aggregation and switching platform delivering performance-assured services over fiber, E-Access, copper, TDM and SONET/SDH. It is also the entry point for the company’s award-winning Ensemble OSA™, Overture’s open architecture for software-defined services at the metro service edge.
“It gives me great pleasure to recognize Overture with a 2014 Product of the Year Award for its commitment to excellence and innovation,” said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. “In the opinion of our distinguished judges, the Overture 6500 has been demonstrated to be among the best communications and technology solutions on the market in 2014. I look forward to continued innovation from Overture.”
Overture is the preferred provider of Carrier Ethernet solutions for the metro service edge. By leveraging Overture’s Carrier Ethernet expertise and its new Ensemble Open Service Architecture™ for software-defined services, network operators and service providers worldwide are maximizing operational efficiencies and introducing new revenue-generating services on a scale never before possible.