MetroPCS taps Tekelec for 4G LTE roll out

Staff writer
Billing and OSS Asia

MetroPCS Communications chose Tekelec to provide SIGTRAN, SIP and diameter session management as well as number portability and performance management solutions.

The suite of solutions, including Tekelec’s diameter signaling router (DSR), will be deployed to support the company’s roll out of the first commercial 4G LTE network in the US.
 
Tekelec’s performance management solution will provide MetroPCS with visibility into network services and subscriber usage.
 
MetroPCS will use the solution to monitor quality of service for subscribers, as well as service level agreements.
 
MORE ARTICLES ON: MetroPCS, SIP, Tekelec, US

Commentary

5G and data center-friendly network architectures

Matt Walker / MTN Consulting

Webscale and transmission network operators' interests are aligning as the 5G era dawns

Matt Walker / MTN Consulting

Webscale and transmission network operators' interests are aligning as the 5G era dawns

Rémy Pascal / Analysys Mason

The launch of 5G by South Korean operators serves as a first benchmark for other operators around the world