Richardson, TX – June 17, 2014
Anritsu Company announces that its MasterClaw™ Service Assurance system has been selected by Jasper Wireless, the leading platform powering the mobile Internet of Things (IoT), 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’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, such as 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.”
Anritsu Company is the United States 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.