Juniper Networks Helps Telcos to Meet Operational Challenges with New Routers and Software Update

By CIOReview | Wednesday, February 25, 2015

FREMONT, CA: In order to cater to the growing demands of carriers for greater bandwidth and efficient technology for managing burgeoning mobile traffic, Juniper Networks announces ACX500 router and ACX5000 router along with enhancements in Junos Space Network Management Platform software. These solutions deliver on executing small cell backhaul and Carrier Ethernet deployments through integration of physical infrastructure with virtual services.

ACX500 is designed to meet the capacity challenges in LTE networks. It features GPS receiver to curtail the dropped calls, improve location-based services, and enhance video streaming even when on the move. It comes with extensible and customizable service options and is available for both indoor and outdoor use.

ACX5000 is the Carrier Ethernet router designed to deliver virtualization functions across the network. It provides service providers with effective means to realize a cost efficient Metro Ethernet solution which is easy to manage. Advanced services can be quickly set up by leveraging Kernel Virtual Machine (KVM)-compliant network function virtualization.

New advances in Junos Space Network Management Platform support these new devices in its Junos Space Connectivity Services Director and Junos Space Cross Provisioning Platform software. The new software enhancements aid in automated provisioning of Carrier Ethernet services across multi-vendor networks for IP and Ethernet services. These new developments from Juniper Networks offer time efficient means to deliver new services and bring down the operational costs.