LightRiverLightRiver Technologies, Inc., a leader in Factory Built Network® (FBN) design and commissioning, has made the news several times this year for developing partnerships with companies that are a strategic fit. That means collaborations with complementary organizations, that are able to enhance what LightRiver has to offer, and vice versa.

Screen Shot 2016-05-18 at 7.47.30 AMTo that end, LightRiver announced today that it has teamed up with Viavi Solutions (NASDAQ:VIAV), a provider of innovative solutions that help optimize its customers’ networks regardless of their complexity. LightRiver is working with Viavi as a Viavi Velocity Partner to empower carrier-grade network operators to successfully scale operations and support transitions to next generation networks for mutual clients. This allows customers to gain visibility across physical, virtual and hybrid networks, while optimizing the performance of infrastructure, network, applications and services.

Complementing Viavi’s mission to ensure network performance is LightRiver’s FBN solution, the industry’s most efficient turn-key process for deploying complex telecommunications transport networks. Combining the multi-vendor, multi-technology design, deploying and procuring strengths of LightRiver, with the breadth of the Viavi service assurance solutions portfolio, allows clients to consistently deliver high-quality experience and demonstrates the enduring value of network data to enhance service offerings, increase profitability and build differentiation.

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“LightRiver and Viavi are dedicated to offering fully integrated solutions to support our clients’ network builds, turn-up, monitoring, optimization, service-assurance and revenue diversification strategies,” comments Mark Bateman, Director of Channel Sales, Network and Service Enablement for Viavi Solutions. “LightRiver’s commitment to next generation technology and carrier-grade philosophy is a perfect fit for Viavi’s advanced offerings.”

“We chose to partner with Viavi because the company boasts a vendor agnostic, interoperable portfolio of cloud-enabled instruments and systems, software automation and services, and helps ensure the delivery of end-to-end visibility, intelligence and insight for our clients,” says Mike Jonas, President of Global Sales and Marketing for LightRiver. “This creates the environment required to successfully manage the network, applications and services with the precision that LightRiver and its customers also demand.”

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