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Anritsu Company Receives INTERNET TELEPHONY's 2010 WiMAX Distinction Award

5/13/2010
BTS Master MT8221B Base Station Analyzer Honored as Exceptional WiMAX Solution

Anritsu Company today announces that Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) has named Anritsu's BTS Master MT8221B base station analyzer as a recipient of a 2010 INTERNET TELEPHONY WiMAX Distinction Award.

The BTS Master MT8221B is ideal for senior cell site technicians and RF engineers to accurately and quickly test and verify the installation and the commissioning of WIMAX base stations and cell sites for optimal wireless network performance and for on-going maintenance and troubleshooting. The analyzer's platform provides a 20 MHz demodulation capability to support 4G technologies such as LTE and WiMAX. It also features a 30 MHz Zero-Span IF Output for external demodulation of virtually any other wideband signal. In addition, a Vector Signal Generator option is available for comprehensive receiver testing capability with the flexibility to generate two modulated signals plus noise.

"The BTS Master has proven it has made advancements in the bourgeoning WiMAX marketplace while providing its customers with solutions to help grow their businesses," said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. "It is a pleasure to honor Anritsu Company with a 2010 WiMAX Distinction Award. Anritsu has made significant advancements in WiMAX solutions and I look forward to more innovative solutions from the company in the future."

The Third Annual INTERNET TELEPHONY WiMAX Distinction Award recognizes the vision, leadership and attention to detail that are the trademarks of this prestigious award. The most ground-breaking WiMAX products and services were selected as recipients of this year's award for their significant achievements.

The 2010 WiMAX Distinction Award winners are featured in the June 2010 issue of INTERNET TELEPHONY, www.itmag.com, and on 4GWE, 4g-wirelessevolution.tmcnet.com.

"Anritsu has been at the forefront of developing handheld measurement solutions that can be used for the deployment, installation, and maintenance of wireless networks. The BTS Master MT8221B is our second generation handheld base station analyzer with WiMAX measurement capability," said Donn Mulder, vice president and general manager, Anritsu Company. "Earning the WiMAX Distinction Award is an indication that we continue to lead the market in handheld field test solutions."

About TMC
Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) is a global, integrated media company helping clients build communities in print, in person and online. TMC publishes Customer Interaction Solutions, INTERNET TELEPHONY, Unified Communications, and NGN magazines. TMCnet, TMC's Web site, is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. TMCnet is read by two million unique visitors each month on average worldwide, according to Webtrends. For more information about TMC, visit www.tmcnet.com

About Anritsu
Anritsu Company is the American subsidiary of Anritsu Corporation, a global provider of innovative communications test and measurement solutions for more than 110 years. Anritsu provides solutions for existing and next-generation wired and wireless communication systems and operators. Anritsu products include wireless, optical, microwave/RF, and digital instruments as well as operations support systems for R&D, manufacturing, installation, and maintenance. Anritsu also provides precision microwave/RF components, optical devices, and high-speed electrical devices for communication products and systems. With offices throughout the world, Anritsu sells in over 90 countries with approximately 4,000 employees.

Client Contact:
Katherine Van Diepen
Director, Marketing Communications
Anritsu Company
408.778.2000 ext. 1550
Katherine.VanDiepen@anritsu.com
Agency Contact:
Patrick Brightman
SGW
973.263.5475
pbrightman@sgw.com