Test & Measurement

Telus Picks Symmetricom

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Symmetricom today announced that Canadian telecommunications company TELUS has selected its time and frequency solutions for a network-wide synchronization upgrade. TELUS will equip over 250 offices throughout Canada to support next-generation services including IPTV, VoIP and 3G wireless. The upgrade will include Symmetricom’s TimeHub 5500 Synchronization Supply Unit; TimeProvider for network access synchronization; TimeSource 3000 Primary Reference Source; and Symmetricom’s synchronization network management system, TimePictra.

“With over 10 million customer connections for Canadian wireless and wireline users, TELUS recognizes the importance of timing in the network and is taking critical steps to support next-generation services, optimize bandwidth utilization and ensure network reliability and interoperability,” said Leonard Hendricks, TELUS director of data/IP and transport. “Symmetricom offers the most complete suite of next-generation synchronization and timing products designed to maximize network performance. This enables us to provide our customers with the highest performance network available, a mandatory requirement for leadership in this market.”

Symmetricom Inc. (Nasdaq: SYMM)

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