Anritsu A/S, a global provider of Operations Support Systems (OSS) for advanced and converged networks, announced today that its MasterClaw™ Service Assurance system has been selected by Jasper Wireless, the leading platform powering the mobile Internet of Things, to help Jasper efficiently service the M2M market.
Anritsu has years of experience within the test and measurement market and the Jasper Wireless contract is Anritsu International’s first foray into the M2M market. Jasper will leverage Anritsu’s expertise through use of its services and solutions designed to support Jasper’s high performance cloud-based platform for global IoT.
“Our collaboration with Jasper Wireless is an exciting opportunity and opens a tremendous potential in developing our future roadmap catering to the M2M market requirements” says Neil Tomlinson Marketing, Product Management and R&D Director, Anritsu Service Assurance.
“Jasper Wireless is a significant new partner in this developing market and we look forward to working with Jasper and our customers to provide a global M2M ecosystem.” says Gerald Ostheimer, CEO Anritsu Service Assurance.
Jasper Wireless delivers an industry-leading platform that enables enterprise customers and operator partners to deploy and globally scale their M2M services rapidly, giving centralized visibility and control. Jasper Wireless works with 15 mobile operator groups, representing more than 100 mobile network operators across six continents including: AT&T, NTT DOCOMO and Telefónica, and over 2,500 enterprises including Honeywell, Nissan and Garmin.
“The mobile IoT market is complex and varied, involving mobile operators, connected device manufacturers and enterprise end-customers across multiple vertical industries. Creating a cloud-based platform that combines carrier-grade reliability with the flexibility and nimbleness of the cloud model requires rigorous service assurance and monitoring,” said Daniel Collins, Chief Technology Officer, Jasper Wireless. “We are pleased to be working with Anritsu to support us in delivering the best in class platform powering the mobile internet of things.”
About Jasper Wireless
Jasper Wireless enables enterprises and mobile network operators around the world with the platform and services to serve the emerging Internet of Things (IoT) and machine-to-machine (M2M) markets. Using the company’s unique cloud-based technology, network operators and enterprises can scale their deployment of connected devices quickly and profitably globally. Mobile operators leveraging the Jasper IoT Platform include AT&T, Telefónica, América Móvil, NTT DOCOMO, KPN, VimpelCom, SingTel, Etisalat, Telstra, Rogers, and more. Founded in 2005, Jasper Wireless is a privately held company based in Mountain View, Calif. For more information, visit www.jasperwireless.com
Anritsu Corporation (www.anritsu.com) has been a provider of innovative communications solutions for more than 110 years. The company's test and measurement solutions include wireless, optical, microwave/RF and digital instruments, operations support systems and solutions that can be used during R&D, manufacturing, installation, and maintenance. Anritsu also provides precision microwave/RF components, optical devices, and high-speed devices for design into communication products and systems. With the addition of OSS monitoring solutions it has expanded its offering to provide complete solutions for existing and next-generation wireline and wireless communication systems and service providers. Anritsu sells in over 90 countries worldwide with approximately 4,000 employees.
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