screen-shot-2016-11-07-at-2-18-31-pmIt’s been a noteworthy year for MRV Communications, especially for the company’s compact (2RU), programmable CPE solution, OP-X1. Just last week MRV announced that its OP-X1 platform has been selected as a finalist for the Fierce Innovation Awards, an honorable showcase of the most innovative products, solutions and technologies for network-based service providers looking to deliver the next generation of applications.

Part of MRV’s MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0 (CE 2.0) certified OptiPacket portfolio of metro service edge solutions, OP-X1 is designed to tackle the ever-growing need for bandwidth. The platform combines the field-proven technology and expertise of MRV’s optical and packet product suites into a highly flexible and intelligent platform, while extending 100GE CE2.0 capabilities to the demarcation points of the network with scalability to thousands of CE services, advanced OAM and traffic management. screen-shot-2016-11-07-at-2-18-53-pm

“Delivering service critical bandwidth, the OptiPacket OP-X1 enables service providers to streamline the delivery of 100G high-capacity, on-demand services while reducing network complexity and simplifying overall operations,” said Zeev Draer, Vice President of Strategic Marketing for MRV. “We are proud to be recognized as a finalist by this elite panel of judges and look forward to many more award wins as this solution continues to demonstrate its value in the global service provider marketplace.”

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