SOURCE: Catapult Communications Corporation

November 20, 2008 16:41 ET

Catapult Communications Expands Market Lead in LTE Testing

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwire - November 20, 2008) - Catapult Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: CATT), a global telecom test equipment provider, today announced the receipt of LTE test system orders in excess of $3.7 million, previously mentioned as "verbal commitments," from two Asian customers. Although shipments of these systems will begin in the current quarter, Catapult does not expect to recognize revenue from these sales under GAAP standards in the current quarter.

According to Dr. Richard A. Karp, Catapult's Chairman and CEO, "We have established relationships with every major equipment manufacturer and service provider worldwide. Our expertise, technology base, and customer relationships make Catapult a leader in LTE test systems. No other company is better prepared than Catapult to focus on LTE software test going forward."

About Catapult Communications

Catapult Communications is a leading supplier of advanced digital telecom test systems to global equipment manufacturers and service providers, including Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson, Motorola, NEC, NTT DoCoMo, Nortel and Nokia Siemens Networks. The Catapult DCT2000® and MGTS® systems deliver superior high-end test solutions for hundreds of protocols and variants -- spanning LTE, IMS, WiMAX, UMTS, CDMA, VoIP, GPRS, GSM, SS7, and ISDN. The Company is committed to providing testing tools that are at the forefront of the telecom technology curve.

Catapult is headquartered at 160 South Whisman Road, Mountain View, CA 94041. Tel: 650-960-1025. International offices are located in the U.K., Ireland, Germany, France, Finland, Sweden, Canada, Japan, China, India and the Philippines. Information about Catapult Communications can be found on the Web at

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