SOURCE: Network Equipment Technologies

Network Equipment Technologies

November 17, 2010 11:05 ET

Network Equipment Technologies Announces Solutions Based on Microsoft Lync Server 2010

NET's UX2000 Qualified as a Survivable Branch Appliance (SBA)

NET's VX Series and Tenor Series Gateways Qualified for Direct SIP Connectivity in Microsoft Corp.'s Open Interoperability Program

FREMONT, CA--(Marketwire - November 17, 2010) - Network Equipment Technologies, Inc. ("NET") (NASDAQ: NWK) announced today the availability of its UX and VX Series products for Microsoft Lync Server 2010. NET's UX2000 Survivable Branch Appliance and VX Series Enhanced gateways provide support for Lync Server 2010. NET's Tenor series gateways continue to provide Basic gateway support for Microsoft Corp.'s unified communications (UC) platforms.

"NET's suite of gateways and Survivable Branch Appliances provide customers robust scalability and branch survivability options for their Lync 2010 deployments," said Ashima Singhal, group product manager, Microsoft Lync. "Microsoft is pleased to be working with NET in helping customers transform their communications for increased collaboration and productivity." 

The UX2000 is a modular, high performance 1U system that has been purpose-built for UC, enterprise border controller and multi-service business gateway applications. The UX2000 is qualified as a Survivable Branch Appliance (SBA) -- the optional high-performance, server-class application solutions module (ASM) hosts Microsoft's SBA software and is based on Intel's 2.53Ghz Core i7™ processor. 

The VX Series and Tenor product lines offer enhanced features, broad support and scalability for Microsoft Lync Server 2010, and are qualified for Direct SIP connectivity in Microsoft Corp.'s Open Interoperability Program.

"NET's UX and VX Series products have been purpose-built to provide a high quality user experience for UC customers," said Kevin Isacks, NET's Chief Technology Officer. "We are very excited to be a part of this launch and to announce our solutions for Lync Server 2010."

About Network Equipment Technologies, Inc.
Network Equipment Technologies, Inc. (NET) delivers high performance networking equipment optimized for real-time communications. For more than a quarter of a century, NET has delivered solutions for multi-service networks requiring high degrees of versatility, security and performance. Today, the company is focused on providing secure real-time communications for unified communications (UC), SIP trunking, enterprise mobility, and IP-based multi-service networking. NET is headquartered in Fremont, CA and has 14 offices worldwide including the U.S., the U.K., France, the Middle East, China, Japan, Australia, and Latin America. The company sells its solutions to enterprise and government customers through a direct sales force and an international network of resellers and distributors. 

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