SOURCE: Catapult Communications Corporation

January 23, 2008 17:16 ET

Catapult Communications® to Showcase the Latest Generation of LTE and IMS Test Tools at Mobile World Congress 2008

GSM Attendees Invited to Experience Comprehensive and Evolving Set of Telecom Test Systems From Catapult Communications at Stand 2.1D46, Hall 2_1

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwire - January 23, 2008) - Catapult Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CATT) is presenting the latest GSM mobile test products and applications at stand 2.1D46, hall 2_1 during the Mobile World Congress 2008 February 11-14 in Fira de Barcelona. Catapult test experts will be available to discuss how DCT2000® test system hardware and software elements are combined to perform a range of LTE and SAE testing activities from simple functional testing, through entity integration testing including extensive stress testing and negative testing. Live product demonstrations will highlight new IMS Test Suites that provide pre-packaged, turnkey applications including node simulators for key network elements and powerful traffic generators for real-world scenario testing. In addition, a new "Catapult Testbench" user interface built on an Eclipse™ Integrated Development Environment is featured on a live DCT2000 test system. The multi-protocol, multi-user DCT2000 is the world's only test platform equipped with a 1000 megabits per second on-board mesh-switch enabling extremely high packet data throughput. The Catapult showcase will give trade show visitors the opportunity to learn more about managing the complexity of LTE/SAE, IMS, and WiMAX test applications.

"The Mobile World Congress provides a world class venue to display our cutting-edge test technologies, as well as showcase several of our most innovative applications," explains Dr. Richard Karp, founder & CEO of Catapult Communications. "Our exhibit visitors can get a hands-on view of how these new test and measurement tools are changing the way the telecom professionals manage complex telecom technologies."

"The live demonstrations of our test systems give trade show visitors the opportunity to experience first hand the practical applications and therefore the benefits of the DCT2000 and pre-packaged Test Suites," said Adam Fowler, Vice President of Product Management, Catapult.

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, mobile telephony, VoIP, GPRS, SS7, Intelligent Network, ATM 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, Australia, India and the Philippines. Information about Catapult Communications can be found on the Web at

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