December 03, 2009 10:38 ET

TANDBERG Receives JITC Certification From Federal Government

Becomes First Video Teleconferencing Provider With True High Definition Bridge to Be JITC Certified

RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - December 3, 2009) - TANDBERG (OSLO: TAA), a leading global provider of telepresence, high definition video teleconferencing (VTC) and mobile video solutions, announced today that it has received Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC) certification from the Federal government for its TANDBERG Codian MSE 8000 chassis, HD MCU and ISDN gateway. JITC provides test, evaluation, and certification services for acquiring and deploying global "net-centric" military capabilities. With certification of its Codian Product Family, TANDBERG offers the first truly high definition (HD) video conferencing bridge to be JITC certified.

The TANDBERG Codian Family is a highly scalable and flexible, chassis-based platform for HD multipoint video conferencing and voice communication. It delivers the most scalable and powerful HD MCU available, with up to 1080p at 30 frames per second, full continuous presence for all conferences, full transcoding, and support for multivendor mixed SD and HD environments with scalability of up to 720 sites in a single chassis.

"AT TANDBERG, we continue to align our business with the priorities of the Federal Government," said Joel Brunson, President, TANDBERG Public Sector. "With our dedicated team of engineers pursuing and renewing JITC certifications, we pride ourselves in simplifying the acquisition process and standards for our DoD customers, as well as offering them the latest in superior technology. These current certifications provide a true HD bridge facilitating ISDN or IP, accommodating any customer environment."

TANDBERG JITC certifications are now listed under Unified Capabilities SBU Video Unified Capabilities Approved Products on the JITC website. To review the current JITC certifications online, please visit


TANDBERG is a leading global provider of telepresence, high-definition video conferencing and mobile video products and services with dual headquarters in New York and Norway. TANDBERG designs, develops and markets systems and software for video, voice and data. The company provides sales, support and value-added services in more than 90 countries worldwide. TANDBERG is publicly traded on the Oslo Stock Exchange under the ticker TAA.OL.

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