BTI Systems

November 14, 2013 09:00 ET

BTI Systems Receives IEEE Ottawa Section 2013 Outstanding Technology Recognition Award

Chosen by IEEE Ottawa Section for Innovation in Information and Communications Technology

OTTAWA, ON and BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - Nov 14, 2013) - BTI Systems, the software and networking leader empowering content and service providers to capitalize on trends in cloud services, mobility and Internet video, today announced that the Company has been recognized by the IEEE membership and engineering community in the Ottawa region for Outstanding Technology innovation. The award was presented to BTI Systems President and CEO Steve Waszak at the 69th Annual General Meeting Banquet of IEEE Ottawa Section, held on November 8th at the Ottawa Convention Centre in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. (IEEE) is a non-profit, technical professional association of more than 400,000 worldwide. Through its members, the IEEE is a leading authority in technical areas ranging from computer engineering, biomedical technology and telecommunications, to electric power, aerospace and consumer electronics, among others.

The IEEE Ottawa Section represents more than 1,900 individual members and serves to promote local events significant to Electrical, Computing, and Software Engineering.

"We were pleased to recognize BTI Systems and the Company's Optical Center of Excellence for continuing to push the envelope in the development of high-density optical networking for content service providers," said Dr. Wahab Almuhtadi, Chair, Awards and Recognition Committee, IEEE Ottawa Section. "Our selection process looks at criteria that include innovation and patents, products and technologies, and market driven strategies for the local and international industry. BTI met and exceeded the criteria as a valuable contributor to the region."

"I want to thank the IEEE Ottawa Section for this prestigious award," said BTI Systems CTO Dr. Robert Keys. "As a team, BTI works closely with our customers and partners to address their challenges in the continued and rapid growth of traffic brought on by the adoption by businesses and consumers of cloud services. We have embarked on the unique intersection between cloud and networking with our new category-defining Intelligent Cloud Connect platform, which converges optical density, routing and applications intelligence, an important confluence whose time has come. We are very pleased to be recognized by the IEEE."

About BTI Systems
BTI delivers solutions that transform the economics, performance and innovation of global networks through intelligent networking software and systems. Leading content, cloud and service providers choose BTI to drive improved operational efficiencies and profitably deliver high-value services to businesses and consumers around the globe. With more than 380 customers, BTI is headquartered in North America, and operates regional sales, marketing, and R&D centers of excellence throughout the world. For more information, visit

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