SOURCE: VeriWave, Inc.

March 10, 2008 08:00 ET

VeriWave Expands International Presence as WLAN Deployments Rise Worldwide

Forges New Distribution Alliances in Germany, the UK, Israel and France

PORTLAND, OR--(Marketwire - March 10, 2008) - VeriWave, Inc., leading provider of Wireless LAN (WLAN) performance & analysis solutions, is expanding its global presence with new distributors in Europe and Israel. With WLAN adoption on the rise worldwide, the demand for VeriWave's WaveTest Performance Analysis systems is steadily increasing among equipment manufacturers, service providers and enterprises during all phases of development, system design and deployment.

New distribution partners include Datakom in Germany, IES Electronics Agencies in Israel, Equipment Scientifiques (ES) in France and Frame Communications in the UK. Eran Karoly, VP Marketing at VeriWave, says various trends are driving demand for VeriWave's wide range of network testing solutions.

"Adoption of WLANs in Europe is increasing rapidly as service providers and system integrators are busy deploying these networks, and Israel is a hotbed of wireless product development," says Karoly. "VeriWave has been defining industry best practices globally for verifying functionality and performance of WLAN networks from the early stages of product and service development through deployment in live networks and the most demanding vertical market environments. To provide our European customers the same superior level of support that our customers in North America and Asia have gotten accustomed to, we have selected the best possible partners in Germany, the UK, Israel and France."

Datakom GmBH is a leading technology provider in the German communications market, specializing in data network diagnostics and network management. Datakom currently serves several European and Middle Eastern countries with a strong customer base including carriers, service providers, ISPs, insurance companies, banks, enterprises, and government departments. Datakom can be contacted at +49-89-9965250 or at http://www.datakom.de/datakom/index.htm.

Based in the UK, Frame Communications provides leading-edge products and solutions to carriers, product developers, end-users and test houses, ensuring the quality in development of data & telecommunications networks products and services. Supporting high-volume vertical market networks, VeriWave and Frame Communications will deliver a series of seminars to specific vertical markets featuring VeriWave's WiMix suite that enables tests of actual traffic mixes common in retail, education, government, healthcare and other major users of wireless LANs. Frame Communications can be contacted at +44-1296-678510 or at http://www.frame.co.uk.

IES Electronics Agencies Ltd. is a leader in the Israeli IT market, delivering advanced test and measurement solutions. IES Electronics prides itself on its ability to deliver extraordinary technical support to its customers. Since its establishment, IES has adapted a unique solution-driven approach and provides a breadth of services including consulting, design and project deployment. IES conducted an introduction seminar of VeriWave's solutions in December 2007, and additional seminars are planned for 2008. IES Electronics Agencies can be contacted at +972-3-753-0700 or at http://www.nisko-ies.com.

Equipment Scientifiques (ES), a value-added distributor in France since 1963, is fully ISO 9001 certified and specializes in the distribution of test and measurement equipment, electronic components, microwave and optics, peripheral data processing and industrial PCs. Through its 8 autonomous commercial departments and its 70 collaborators, ES is capable of meeting all of its customers needs. ES carefully selects the different foreign manufacturers they represent in France according to the following key factors: strong technology, price/quality ratio, quality, certification and niche-products. Equipments Scientifiques can be contacted at +33-1-47-95-99-50 or at http://www.es-france.com/.

About VeriWave

VeriWave is the leading provider of test systems for performance analysis of wireless local area network (WLAN) products. VeriWave's products are used by equipment manufacturers to accurately analyze the performance of their products, as well as by carriers and enterprise users to make the right choice when selecting WLAN equipment for deployment in their networks. For more information about VeriWave, call (503) 473-8350, or go to www.veriwave.com.

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