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Mentum Planet Receives Top Recognition in Fierce Innovation Awards: Telecom Edition

Infovista’s Wireless Access Network Planning and Design Solution Wins Cell Sites Category

Infovista’s Wireless Access Network Planning and Design Solution Wins Cell Sites Category

PARIS, France and HERNDON, Virginia—November 14, 2013—Infovista, the global leader of IP and RF planning, assurance and optimization software solutions, today announced that its innovative, industry-leading product, Mentum Planet has continued its award streak. Mentum Planet has been selected as the winner of the Cell Sites category of this year’s Fierce Innovation Awards: Telecom Edition, an operator-reviewed awards program from the publishers of FierceWireless, FierceTelecom and FierceCable.

Mentum Planet is a proven solution used by more than 150 leading mobile operators worldwide for wireless access network planning and design. By leveraging Mentum Planet’s state-of-the-art modeling capabilities, network planning and optimization departments and engineers can select the best deployment scenarios, automate network design and manage large-scale networks. Mentum Planet also allows mobile operators to improve radio design quality, roll out next-generation networks and technologies like small cells faster, and, ultimately, improve CAPEX and OPEX efficiency.

Supporting Quote

  • “It’s very exciting to receive top honors in the prestigious Fierce Innovation Awards: Telecom Edition,” said Bernard Breton, SVP, Americas and APAC and chief marketing officer, Infovista. “This recognition truly validates the importance of network planning and design and network optimization in today’s mobile market conditions. Given the expected rise in deployments of network technology like small cells and next-generation networks like LTE-Advanced and 5G, tools like Mentum Planet will only become more important to ensure mobile operators can simultaneously improve quality of experience for customers and reduce their costs.”

Key Facts

  • Winners were selected by an exclusive carrier-only panel of executives from AT&T, Cablevision System Corporation, Comcast, Cox Communications, MetroPCS, Rogers Communications, TeliaSonera International Carrier and Verizon. All applications were evaluated based on the following criteria: technology innovation, financial impact, market validation and end-user customer experience. Winners were selected based on the judges’ scores in each area.


  • Learn more about Mentum Planet and how it’s helping mobile operators, equipment vendors and RF consultants around the world with their network planning and optimization efforts.
  • Find out how Infovista is helping communications service providers (CSPs), mobile operators and enterprises across the world to better plan, operate, optimize and monetize their networks.
  • Follow and engage with Infovista on its blog, “ProActive Network News,” and on LinkedIn and Twitter.


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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 –

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