Allot (News - Alert) Communications, a provider of IP
service optimization solutions based on deep packet inspection (DPI), has announced the release of a major upgrade to its NetXplorer Centralized Management System.
This new version of NetXplorer consolidates valuable carrier-class capabilities together under one management team and then focuses on facilitating the smooth integration of revenue-generating services.
This new scalable management system for the Service Gateway (News - Alert), NetEnforcer and Subscriber Management Platform, the Allot NetXplorer is now poised to help providers to deploy and manage revenue-generating services for as many as 15 million subscribers.
The Allot NetXplorer introduces a Linux OS platform for NetXplorer and a variety of open interfaces to facilitate easy integration in operator environments. Such flexibility allows external systems to access the NetXplorer database for accounting, billing and provisioning purposes.
The enhanced Quota Management feature tops the list of revenue-generating features of this new release. This feature enables the provisioning and enforcement of customized service plans based on volume usage quotas.
NetPolicy Provisioner (NPP) allows bandwidth wholesalers and Managed Service Providers (MSPs) to offer virtualized DPI services to their VPN
and ISP customers.
"Our main goal with this release is to align our offering with service provider needs that we constantly hear from the field. The new NetXplorer release grants providers enhanced visibility into the network by presenting useful analytics tools and actionable statistics that help service providers make business decisions," commented Allot Vice President Marketing and Product Management, Andrei Elefant, in a Monday statement.
As a provider of intelligent IP service optimization solutions, Allot Communications caters to carriers, service providers and enterprises. Its solutions apply deep packet inspection technology to transform broadband pipes into smart networks.
As a result, Allot helps to create the visibility and control that is vital to manage applications, services and subscribers, guarantee quality of service (QoS
), contain operating costs and maximize revenue. Allot believes in listening to customers and provides them access to its global network of visionaries, innovators and support engineers.
Service providers are consistently seeking new ways to generate revenue as competition continues to intensify. This new and enhanced release from Allot Communications provides enhanced visibility that is so critical for not only service providers, but also carriers and enterprises in order to properly manage their networks and services offerings to ensure complete quality performance.
By responding to the most pertinent demands and needs of today’s service providers, Allot is not only meeting a growing challenge in the field, it is also helping to drive increased demand for its solutions, as well as increased adoption.
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