SOURCE: Tekelec


May 12, 2011 09:00 ET

Tekelec to Discuss Scaling the LTE Signaling and Control Plane at LTE World Summit 2011

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

MORRISVILLE, NC--(Marketwire - May 12, 2011) - Tekelec (NASDAQ: TKLC), the mobile broadband solutions company, is a bronze sponsor and speaker at the LTE World Summit 2011, held May 17-18 at the Amsterdam RAI.

Ken Jackson, director of strategic marketing, will speak May 17 at 4:40 p.m. during the Pricing, Policy & Capacity Management Track. Jackson's session, "Strategies for Scaling the LTE Signaling and Control Plane," will cover the signaling protocol evolution from SS7 to Diameter, scalability requirements for LTE networks, inter-carrier Diameter roaming and core 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.

In March, 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. The DSR was introduced in October 2010, and has already been selected for deployment by a tier-one U.S. operator and MetroPCS for the first U.S. LTE network.

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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