SOURCE: Optelian


June 19, 2012 08:01 ET

Optelian Products Receive MEF Certification

OTTAWA--(Marketwire - Jun 19, 2012) - Optical networking specialist Optelian is pleased to announce that its LightGAIN system has received MEF certification for Ethernet Private Line applications.

The Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) certification program ensures that products conform to MEF global Carrier Ethernet specifications through an independent testing process. It allows service providers to confidently select standardized solutions and accelerate their deployment of new systems and services.

"MEF certification provides independent recognition that Optelian LightGAIN systems adhere to Carrier Ethernet standards. This gives our customers confidence that LightGAIN will deliver their services effectively without having to do their own verification and interoperability testing prior to deploying," said Sheldon Walklin, Chief Technology Officer at Optelian.

About Optelian
Optelian is a trusted global supplier of advanced multi-technology optical networking solutions for access, metro, long-haul, campus and data center interconnect applications. Designed and manufactured in North America, Optelian's LightGAIN system allows network operators to build high-capacity next-generation, carrier-grade WDM networks. The company is known industry-wide for its exceptional product quality, superior customer support and network design capabilities. Optelian's research, design and manufacturing operations are based in Ottawa, Canada, with sales and marketing located in Marietta, Georgia. For more information, visit and follow us on Twitter @Optelian.

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