Narus Nominated for GSM Association's Global Mobile Award.NarusInsight[TM] Recognized in Best Network Quality Initiative Category
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. -- Narus, Inc. today announced that its NarusInsight software has been nominated nom·i·nate
tr.v. nom·i·nat·ed, nom·i·nat·ing, nom·i·nates
1. To propose by name as a candidate, especially for election.
2. To designate or appoint to an office, responsibility, or honor. as a finalist in the GSM (Global System for Mobile Communications) A digital cellular phone technology based on TDMA that is the predominant system in Europe, but also used worldwide. Developed in the 1980s, GSM was first deployed in seven European countries in 1992. Association's 2007 Global Mobile Award category, Best Network Quality Initiative. The Global Mobile Awards, now in its 12th year, recognizes superior products, services and initiatives that benefit the wireless industry. Narus surpassed a record number of submissions this year with NarusInsight, the leading carrier-class security solution for the world's largest IP networks.
The evolution of the traditional circuit-switched world of telecommunications Communicating information, including data, text, pictures, voice and video over long distance. See communications. to a dynamic world of IP-based networks has led to many innovative products, such as VoIP and IPTV (Internet Protocol TV) Also called "TV over IP," IPTV delivers scheduled TV programs and video-on-demand (VOD) via the IP protocol and digital streaming techniques used to watch video on the Internet. that drive new sources of revenue for the carriers. While this transition has broadened the scope of services carriers can offer their users, it has also created a host of new challenges around the security and reliability of those services. NarusInsight addresses these issues with the industry's only IP security solution that scales to the rigorous demands of the carrier environment.
"NarusInsight has earned a reputation as the leading solution for securing carrier-class IP networks around the world," said Steve Bannerman, vice president of marketing at Narus. "This nomination further underscores the unique technology and scalability requirements of these massive networks, and the realization that enterprise-class solutions are inadequate in meeting those needs."
NarusInsight provides carriers with the only complete view of all the IP traffic on their network, supporting unrivaled early detection of anomalies and threats, while also classifying real-time 1. real-time - Describes an application which requires a program to respond to stimuli within some small upper limit of response time (typically milli- or microseconds). Process control at a chemical plant is the classic example. IP services such as VoIP, IPTV and Peer-to-Peer for management and quality-of-service applications. NarusInsight is the only packet-processing system that provides both high-speed and deep-traffic inspection from layer 2 to layer 7, while also correlating traffic across all the links and elements on the carrier network. Installed by Tier 1 carriers around the world, NarusInsight has the field-proven ability to meet the most stringent requirements of the world's largest IP networks.
The Annual Global Mobile Awards will be presented by the GSM Association (GSM Association, Dublin, Ireland, www.gsmworld.com) A membership association founded in 1987 that promotes the development and evolution of the GSM communications standard worldwide. on Tuesday, February 13, 2007 at the National Palace in Barcelona.
Narus software solutions provide the real-time traffic insight essential to profitably manage, secure and deliver Services over IP. Today, large IP-based networks are transforming the traditional circuit-switched world of telecommunications into a dynamic, ever-changing world of IP-based services such as VoIP, IPTV and others. In order to secure, monitor, bill and provide excellent quality of service for these IP-based offerings, service providers must simultaneously capture, normalize normalize
to convert a set of data by, for example, converting them to logarithms or reciprocals so that their previous non-normal distribution is converted to a normal one. and correlate IP traffic across all layers of the network. Only NarusInsight is capable of providing companies with the means to capture, normalize and correlate IP traffic at the speed required for carrier-class networks. With its patented technology and processes, Narus helps customers like at&t, KT, KDDI, Telecom Egypt Telecom Egypt or Telecom Egypt SAE (TE) (LSE: TEEG), is Egypt’s main Telephone company. It started in 1854 with the first telegraph line in Egypt. In 1998 it replaced the former Arab Republic of Egypt National Telecommunication Organization (ARENTO). , Saudi Telecom, Brasil Telecom Brasil Telecom S.A. (BrT) is a major Brazilian telecommunications company headquartered in the Brazilian capital of Brasilia. The company is one of three land line telephone companies in Brazil that emerged from the break-up of Telebrás. , US Cellular and T-Mobile in areas of network security, traffic classification and monitoring. For more information, please visit http://www.narus.com.