Alvarion® Selects InfoVista as Its Next Generation RF Planning and Optimization Solution

Next Generation Capabilities and a High Level of Cooperation Provide Alvarion With a Complete Solution for Their Global Planning and Deployment Needs

Paris, France and Washington, D.C.- FEBRUARY 16, 2011 - InfoVista, the global leader of IP and RF planning, assurance and optimization software solutions, and Alvarion Ltd., the world's leading provider of 4G networks in the Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) market, today announced they entered into an agreement for the purchase and supply of a complete network planning, deployment, and optimization solution from InfoVista. Mentum Planet's unmatched WiMAXTM planning features will provide Alvarion with the advanced capabilities it requires to deploy its first class 4G and BWA solutions throughout the world.

InfoVista's 4G-ready next generation planning software will enable Alvarion to accurately and efficiently plan networks for its end users leading to better coverage and enhanced end-user experience. The supply agreement includes cooperation and collaboration with mutual advanced feature development and global strategic cooperation. "The strategic agreement signed with InfoVista improves our readiness for the high accuracy expectation of our end users," said Ilan Matiahu, Network Planning Director at Alvarion. "The project award results from a long and complete procurement process with Alvarion. Alvarion's challenging requirements necessitated that InfoVista as well as other suppliers in the process demonstrate flexibility and a willingness to be true partners. We are very proud of our achievement," said Amit Artman from Global Agents, InfoVista's value-added reseller in Israel. "The project award is the beginning of our cooperation."

About Alvarion Alvarion is a global 4G communications leader with the industry's most extensive customer base, including hundreds of commercial 4G deployments. Alvarion's industry leading network solutions for broadband wireless technologies WiMAX, TD-LTE and WiFi, enable broadband applications for service providers and enterprises covering a variety of industries such as mobile broadband, residential and business broadband, utilities, municipalities and public safety agencies. Through an open network strategy, superior IP and OFDMA know-how, and ability to deploy large scale end-to-end turnkey networks, Alvarion is delivering the true 4G broadband experience today (www.alvarion.com).

About InfoVista: 

InfoVista is the leading provider of IP and RF planning, assurance and optimization software solutions and services that enable efficient network and IT transformations. Our award-winning solutions empower communications service providers and IT-intensive enterprises to deliver high-performing and differentiated services, while cost-effectively planning, operating, optimizing and monetizing their networks. InfoVista’s combined expertise and technology innovations in radio and IP networks provide more than 600 customers worldwide with a new level of network intelligence, visibility and control across the entire network life cycle. Using InfoVista solutions, they deliver optimal quality of service, ensure a high-quality user experience, invest appropriately and consolidate their OSS/BSS ecosystems, while keeping total cost of ownership as low as possible. For more information, please visit www.infovista.com.