Sandvine Incorporated

Sandvine Incorporated

February 01, 2010 07:00 ET

NTT Communications Corp. Selects Sandvine

WATERLOO, CANADA--(Marketwire - Feb. 1, 2010) - Sandvine, (TSX:SVC)(AIM:SAND) a leading provider of intelligent broadband network solutions for Cable, DSL, FTTx, fixed wireless and mobile operators, today announced that NTT Communications Corporation, Japan's leading provider of global networks, management solutions and ICT services, has selected Sandvine's Policy Traffic Switch (PTS) for a nationwide deployment on their high speed network. The latest win builds on NTT Communications' purchases in previous periods.

Sandvine's PTS platform provides a layer of intelligence into broadband and wireless networks offering operators meaningful business-level information for market creation, quota management and capacity planning. 

"We are delighted to be selected by NTT Communications after a rigorous technical review," Dave Caputo, President and CEO, Sandvine. "Our platform and applications were tried and tested to ensure they meet the usage demands of close to eight million subscribers on NTT Communications'  network—another demonstration that Sandvine offers the most proven high-performance platform available today."

Sandvine's PTS platform scales to meet the demands of the world's largest service providers' networks with unique virtual switch cluster technology.

NTT Communications provides a broad range of global networks, management solutions and IT services to customers worldwide. The company is renowned for reliable, high-quality security, hosting, voice, data and IP services, as well as expertise in managed networks and leadership in IPv6 transit technology. NTT Communications' extensive infrastructure includes Arcstar™ Global IP-VPN and Global e-VLAN, as well as a Tier-1 IP backbone reaching more than 150 countries in partnership with major Internet service providers, and secure data centers in Asia, North America and Europe. NTT Communications is the wholly-owned subsidiary of Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation, one of the world's largest telecoms with listings on the Tokyo, London and New York stock exchanges. Please visit

Sandvine is focused on protecting and improving the quality of experience on the Internet. Our award-winning network equipment and solutions help cable, DSL, FTTx, fixed wireless and mobile operators better serve their subscribers and understand network trends; offer new services; mitigate malicious traffic; manage network congestion; and deliver QoS-prioritized multimedia services. With broadband service provider customers in over 70 countries serving hundreds of millions of fixed and mobile subscribers, Sandvine is enhancing the Internet experience worldwide.

Certain statements in this release constitute forward-looking statements or forward-looking information within the meaning of applicable securities laws and are made pursuant to the "safe harbor" provisions of such laws. In particular, this release refers to the selection of Sandvine's technology by a particular customer, however, there is no guarantee that this selection decision will result in an actual purchase or any meaningful level of revenue to Sandvine and Sandvine's stated expectations as to the timing of deployment of the technology by this customer are based solely on the customer's current projections, which may change at any time. In addition, statements related to potential benefits of, and demand for, Sandvine's products or services including statements with respect to the features and benefits that may be achieved through the use of Sandvine's products or services and the relative position of these products vis-à-vis competitive offerings in the industry are forward-looking statements which are subject to certain assumptions, risks and uncertainties. These risks and uncertainties include such factors as rapid technological changes, changes in customer architecture and equipment deployment requirements, the introduction of competing technologies, the risks and uncertainties of new product introductions, dependence on key supplies and other similar factors that may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of Sandvine to differ materially from the results, performance, achievements or developments expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such statements. Sandvine assumes no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

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