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Nov 11, 2014

Telco Systems New SDN/NFV Platform Makes Shortlist for Network Management Excellence Award

CloudMetro™ 100 is recognized for carrier-grade SND/NFV virtualization capabilities that materially contribute to service providers as they advance to IT-aware networks

MANSFIELD, MA, November 11, 2014 – Telco Systems, the leading provider of innovative SDN & NFV and multi-service Carrier Ethernet 2.0 and MPLS edge solutions, today announced that it has been named to the short list of recipients of the prestigious Network Management Excellence award by, joining some of the world’s most respected companies in the telecoms field. The Telecoms Award winners will be named in London on December 4th. 

A new category in 2014, the Network Management Excellence award was opened to companies who provide network management services that facilitate more efficient control over network infrastructure, including network security, virtualization initiatives (such as SDN and NFV) and analytics platforms. 

Telco Systems’ CloudMetro 100, the first 10GE platform for virtualized IT services at the network edge, has attracted’s attention for its breakthrough capabilities and the significant value that it brings to service providers. It is one of the latest products in Telco Systems’ SDN/NFV Open Metro Edge (OME) portfolio, enabling service providers to transform their networks from mere transport to full IT-enabled networks – highly orchestrated, agile and virtualized. 

Moshe Shimon, VP of Product Management and Marketing at Telco System, is enthused about being named to the short list. “We are proud to be included in this select group of companies who are demonstrating leadership and excellence in our industry. Released only in the last year, CloudMetro 100 is already finding its place in the pantheon of advanced networking solutions that are delivering SDN/NFV value to the network edge.” is the leading provider of news and analysis, combined with in-depth features, interviews, reports and much more. Its site keeps more than 86,000 unique monthly users worldwide up to date and in touch with the latest technological advancements and market trends, addressing the key business and technology issues facing the industry. Its 2014 awards in 18 categories will be presented to the winners at its annual Telecoms Awards Dinner at 200 Aldersgate in London on December 4th where hundreds of telecoms notables will be in attendance. 

As a consistent creator of leading-edge, carrier-grade networking solutions, Telco Systems is frequently being distinguished with a long list of awards. In fact, earlier this year, T-Marc 3348S, its innovative 10GE demarcation device, was named the 2014 Mobility Tech Zone Product of the Year

Service providers, NFV application developers and other interested parties will have the opportunity to see a demonstration of CloudMetro 100 at MEF GEN14, November 17-20th, in Washington, D.C. MEF GEN14 is the global gathering of the Carrier Ethernet (CE) community defining the future of network-enabled cloud, data and mobile services powered by the convergence of CE 2.0, software-defined networking (SDN), and virtualization technologies. To set up a meeting with Telco Systems at GEN14, click here (or visit