SOURCE: Tekelec


April 06, 2011 08:00 ET

Tekelec to Discuss Scaling the LTE Signaling and Control Plane at LTE Latin America 2011 Conference

Will Highlight the Crucial Role of Diameter Routing in the LTE Infrastructure

MORRISVILLE, NC--(Marketwire - April 6, 2011) - Tekelec (NASDAQ: TKLC), the mobile broadband solutions company, is a bronze sponsor and speaker at LTE Latin America, held April 12-13 at the Windsor Barra Hotel, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil. Mark Ventimiglia, director of strategic marketing, will participate in two sessions:

  • "Will LTE in Latin America be Just Complementary to Fixed Broadband or Can it be Positioned as a Substitute?"
    This panel discussion will be held April 12 from 12:15 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. The panelists will examine fixed line and broadband status in the region, the role of LTE in the fixed telephony market, and spectrum and pricing issues.

  • "Strategies for Scaling the LTE Signaling and Control Plane"
    This presentation will be held April 12 from 4:00 p.m. to 4:20 p.m. Ventimiglia will discuss the signaling protocol evolution from SS7 to Diameter, scalability requirements for LTE networks, inter-carrier Diameter roaming and network analytics.

Tekelec offers a unique and innovative LTE portfolio -- including the Diameter Signaling Router -- that provides operators with the end-to-end tools to scale their data core to manage traffic increases, ensure a quality user experience, and collect the information needed to monetize the mobile data boom.

Last month, Tekelec was recognized by Frost & Sullivan with the "New Product Innovation Award, Diameter Routing" for its superior ability to help operators overcome Diameter signaling challenges in LTE networks. Frost & Sullivan selected Tekelec's DSR as the best product to manage Diameter performance, scalability, security, cost and interoperability needs.

Supporting Resources
LTE Buildout
The Road to LTE Webinar  
Frost & Sullivan's New Product Innovation Award, Diameter Routing
Diameter Signaling Router Application Handbook  
The Rise of Diameter Signaling

About Tekelec
Tekelec enables billions of people and devices to talk, text and access the Web. Our portfolio delivers a unique layer of intelligence allowing service providers to both manage and monetize the exponential growth in data traffic and applications. Tekelec has more than 25 offices around the world serving customers in more than 100 countries. For more information, please visit

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