Infovista Delivers Network Planning Innovation to Land Mobile Radio Market

Solutions Focus on the Challenges Associated with Designing and Deploying Advanced Land Mobile Radio Systems

Solutions Focus on the Challenges Associated with Designing and Deploying Advanced Land Mobile Radio Systems

PARIS, FRANCE - AUGUST 08, 2011 - Infovista, the global leader of IP and RF planning, assurance and optimization software solutions, today announced the introduction of a suite of advanced network planning solutions to assist with the design and deployment of Project 25 (P25), LTE, Tetra networks for the Public Safety, Transportation, Industrial, Energy and Utility markets.

InfoVista is a well-recognized supplier of high-quality network planning tools and has a long history in working with pioneers in the Land Mobile Radio market. Infovista's market leading, advanced radio access and backhaul planning and optimization software, Mentum Planet, is a widely used network planning solution for all segments of the global Land Mobile Radio market. Mentum Planet 5.3 introduces a set of capabilities that make it easier for Land Mobile Radio engineers to design, deploy and manage networks, automate design and simplify the process of comparing scenarios. Mentum Planet provides unrivalled prediction accuracy and offers state-of-the-art modeling of technologies that are key in the LMR space, such as P25, LTE, Tetra and generic simulcast technologies, and it is the only solution on the market that incorporates Geographic Information Systems (GIS) with MapInfo Professional.

"Mentum Planet's flexibility allows engineers to analyze the capacity, coverage and quality of service in several different network deployment scenarios enabling faster network rollouts and technology migrations while at the same time improving the radio design quality," said Bernard Breton, Chief Operating and Strategy Officer at Infovista. "Furthermore, the availability of high-accuracy propagation models and telecom-grade geodata provides opportunities for optimal rollout of both the radio and backhaul networks."

About Infovista

Infovista is the global leader in network lifecycle automation (NLA) for the next-gen networks era. With its unique NLA approach, Infovista allows communications service providers (CSPs) and enterprises to improve their network performance and customer experience, optimize their productivity, and reduce their costs, while maximizing return on their investments. Spanning the entire network lifecycle, Infovista’s products and solutions leverage an open, integrated, cloud native portfolio that automates tasks, flows, analytics, and decisions to the greatest extent possible. More than 1,000 customers, including 400 Mobile Network Operators, around the world rely on Infovista to plan, design, deploy, test, operate, support, optimize, evolve, report on and monetize their networks –