SOURCE: Network Equipment Technologies

Network Equipment Technologies

September 14, 2010 08:45 ET

Network Equipment Technologies Receives Award for Marine Corps Equipment Installation

FREMONT, CA--(Marketwire - September 14, 2010) -  NET Federal, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Network Equipment Technologies, Inc. ("NET") (NASDAQ: NWK), announced today that it received a $1.4 million award from a major systems integrator for technology equipment in the US Marine Corps' Transition Switch Module (TSM) program. This follow-on order for NET's VX Series delivers features necessary for Government customers to move to software enabled voice solutions while maintaining the strict security and reliability that the Department of Defense (DoD) requires in its voice systems.

NET's VX Series is selected by organizations looking to obtain the benefits of VoIP through a versatile, integrated voice exchange solution that provides interoperability with existing PBX and IP PBX systems. As a multi-function voice switch, the VX can be deployed in distributed networks to reduce and consolidate PBX infrastructure. The VX extends advanced call system features from centralized data centers to remote locations. With its remote survivability features, NET's VX Series provides continuous local call service and intelligent trunk routing in the event of network connectivity failures.

JITC-tested and proven by use by the DoD and NATO, NET's VX intelligent switches support advanced MLPP and security features that are in line with the new AS-SIP definition.

About Network Equipment Technologies
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. 

About NET Federal
NET Federal, a wholly-owned subsidiary of NET, provides US Government agencies and integrators with reliable, robust, bandwidth saving voice and data solutions. Products offered by NET Federal include the Promina intelligent bandwidth manager and the VX Series voice session border controller (SBC), both of which are JITC certified as tactical node elements enabling secure voice communications over limited bandwidth transport. The VX Series also supports V.150 gateway, MLPP and AS-SIP capabilities.

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