ATCA/Standard Servers

Polaris Intros ATCA Tester

LEXINGTON, Mass. -- Polaris Networks, a leader in telecom test tools, today released the PNCT-ATCA-300. The coverage and automation provided by this tester allows providers of ATCA building blocks, system manufacturers and Telecom Equipment manufacturers to comprehensively test the Hardware Platform Management in their ATCA systems with great ease and in considerably less time.

The PNCT-ATCA-300 is a landmark release in manageability testing of ATCA building blocks, such as Shelf Manager, FRUs, carrier boards, mezzanine cards for compliance with the system management requirements in PICMG 3.0 (AdvancedTCA) Rev 3.0. The tester also helps to ensure that ATCA systems meet the interoperability and certification requirements of CP-TA.

Commenting on this release, Aditya Saraf, VP, Sales & Marketing, Polaris Networks stated, “The xTCA test tools from Polaris Networks have been widely used by companies in the ATCA ecosystem. PICMG and CP-TA's effort in coming out with newer specifications and standards will help expedite adoption of COTS platforms, especially in network infrastructure for technologies like LTE. The PNCT-ATCA-300 provides the means to system manufacturers and network equipment manufacturers eliminate interoperability issues and reduce the time and effort spent on testing hardware platforms based on ATCA’s open architecture.”

Polaris Networks Inc.

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