NETSCOUT nGenius Service Assurance Solution Recognized with 4GWE LTE Visionary Award

21 Dec 2010
The Company Cited as a "Company to Watch" for its Innovative Role in Wireless Broadband Services

WESTFORD, Mass., Dec 21, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- NetScout(R) Systems, Inc. today announced that the company's nGenius(R) Service Assurance Solution is a recipient of the 2010 4GWE LTE Visionary Award. The award was sponsored by the Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC), a global integrated media company, in conjunction with Crossfire Media as presented by its 4GWE website.

Now in its second year, the 4GWE LTE Visionary Award is given to companies that demonstrate the planning and vision required to deliver wireless broadband services and advance the future of mobile broadband. The 2010 LTE Visionary Award winners were published in the 4GWE e-newsletter and on the 4GWE website.

"NetScout's achievements in advancing 4G through LTE development is worthy of being selected as recipient of the 4GWE LTE Visionary Award," said Carl Ford, co-founder and community developer, Crossfire Media. "NetScout is an innovator and one to watch for the next evolution of solutions."

"It is an honor to bestow NetScout with this award. Their contribution toward the future of mobile broadband is commendable," stated Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. "I look forward to more innovation from NetScout in the future."

"We are extremely grateful to have been recognized for our innovation and vision to help mobile operators meet the challenges of assuring next generation services over LTE networks," said Steven Shalita, vice president, marketing, NetScout. "NetScout is committed to deliver on our vision of a single unified service delivery management platform for both 3G and LTE environments to enable mobile operators to better protect the user experience, optimize the service delivery environment and simplify managing complex service delivery over next generation IP networks."

The nGenius Service Assurance Solution provides mobile operators with actionable and granular visibility into subscribers, services and network traffic with simplified service-centric workflows optimized for IP networks. Addressing the challenges resulting from growing mobile data and multimedia traffic volumes, the solution analyzes both data plane and control plane traffic to reveal how network and application interdependencies affect overall service performance and impact subscriber experience. Operators can visualize complete subscriber sessions in real-time, including both service and network control traffic, from the data center, to the mobile core, to the cell sites to instantly expose specific links or areas of the network with high traffic volumes or service failures. NetScout recently announced support for LTE/SAE and EPC protocols, extending the nGenius Service Assurance Solution's ability to support all-IP mobile deployments ranging from 2.5G to 3G and now LTE and EPC environments.

About TMC

Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) is a global, integrated media company helping our clients build communities in print, in person and online. TMC publishes INTERNET TELEPHONY, Unified Communications, NGN and InfoTECH Spotlight and 4GWE magazines. TMCnet, TMC's Web site, is read by nearly two million unique visitors each month on average worldwide. ranks TMCnet traffic under 1,700 in the U.S. and India and under 4,000 in the Philippines, Canada and Ireland. TMCnet traffic ranks just over 4,000 in overall global traffic, according to For more information about TMC, visit

About Crossfire Media

Crossfire Media is an integrated marketing company with a core focus on future trends in technology. We service communities of interest with conferences, tradeshows, webinars and newsletters. Crossfire Media has a partnership with Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) to produce events and websites related to disruptive technologies. Crossfire Media is a division of Crossfire Consulting, a full service Information Technology company based in New York.

About NetScout Systems, Inc.

NetScout Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTCT) is the market leader in Unified Service Delivery Management enabling comprehensive end-to-end network and application assurance. For 26 years, NetScout has delivered breakthrough packet-flow technology that provides trusted and comprehensive real-time network and application performance intelligence enabling unified assurance of the network, applications and users. These solutions enable IT staff to predict, preempt and resolve network and service delivery problems while facilitating the optimization and capacity planning of the network infrastructure. NetScout nGenius(R) and Sniffer(R) solutions are deployed at more than 20,000 of the world's largest enterprises, government agencies, and more than 130 service providers, on over 740,000 network segments to assure the network, applications, and service delivery to their users and customers.

More information about NetScout is available at

NetScout, nGenius, InfiniStream and Sniffer are registered trademarks of NetScout Systems, Inc.

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