Tektronix Communications Awarded Contract with Pelephone for Extension of OptiMon System

By Tektronix Communications, PRNE
Tuesday, May 24, 2011

PLANO, Texas, May 25, 2011 -

- Israeli Telecommunications Provider Confirms Commitment to High Quality
of Service for Mobile Subscribers with Tektronix Communications' OptiMon

Tektronix Communications, a leading worldwide provider of communications
test and Network Intelligence solutions, announced that it has been selected
by Pelephone, an Israeli-based telecom service operator, to extend its
already installed OptiMon solution to additional sites to monitor and
optimize the performance of their 3G Radio Access Network.

"Our success in the market is based on providing our customers with
highest standards in quality mobile experience," said Eitan Hacham, Radio
Access Manager, Pelephone. "The initial installation of OptiMon at one of our
Radio Network Controllers has helped us to identify and address network
issues quickly and proactively, achieve the critical insight and real-time
information needed to manage our networks, and provide the high network
quality that our customers have come to expect."

Pelephone will integrate Tektronix Communications' OptiMon as a critical
element of their overall approach to ensuring the highest levels of network
quality for their customer base. Tektronix Communications' OptiMon solution
allows Pelephone to identify the root cause of quality of service issues in
real-time through its advanced suite of applications specifically designed to
improve 3G radio network performance and optimize troubleshooting operations
to achieve increased efficiency productivity.

"We are proud of the collaborative relationship we have with Pelephone
and the significant benefits it provides for both companies," said Richard
, Vice President, Test and Optimization, Tektronix Communications. "By
deploying our OptiMon solution, Pelephone is enabled to improve the
performance of their network and fully meet customer satisfaction

About OptiMon

OptiMon is an integrated suite of products that gather performance data
from all the equipment on RAN interfaces (Iub, Iu, Iur). Captured data is
analyzed to provide KPIs and long term trending analysis. Beyond detecting
performance issues, users can also drill down into protocol detail level to
determine root cause analysis. OptiMon's unique feature set makes Radio
Network Optimization and troubleshooting of mobile networks more efficient.
At the same time, it provides measurements and analysis results that are not
provided by other test tools. More information can be found at:

About Tektronix Communications

Tektronix Communications provides service providers and equipment
manufacturers around the world an unparalleled suite of network diagnostics
and service assurance solutions for fixed, mobile, IP and converged
multi-service networks. This comprehensive set of solutions support a range
of architectures and applications such as LTE, fixed mobile convergence, IMS,
broadband wireless access, WiMAX, VoIP and triple play. Tektronix
Communications is headquartered in Plano, Texas. Learn more about the
company's test, measurement and service assurance solutions by visiting

Tektronix is a registered trademark of Tektronix, Inc. All other trade
names referenced are the service marks, trademarks or registered trademarks
of their respective companies.

Alisha Goff, +1-503-970-2496, alisha.goff at tektronix.com; or Jeniece Gibbs, +1-214-286-2886, jgibbs at golinharris.com, for Tektronix Communications

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