GAITHERSBURG, Md. & BERN, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Patton—together with Inalp Networks AG—announces today the new Patton Element Management System (Patton EMS or PEMS) for SmartNode™ VoIP Media Gateways and other VoIP customer premise equipment (CPE).
Patton has partnered with the well-known German network-management software developer Axiros to bring the EMS solution to market.
Patton's EMS solution provides touch-less configuration and turn-up for SmartNode and third-party VoIP CPE, employing Automatic Configuration Server (ACS) functionality as specified by the carrier standard TR069.
PEMS is a centralized fault, configuration, accounting, performance and security (FCAPS) management tool that offers Telecom network operators easier installation and provisioning of SmartNode and third-party VoIP CPE.
The PEMS system is designed to integrate smoothly with existing carrier network-management tools, processes and workflows.
Patton makes it easy for customers to move forward with the Patton Element Management System by bundling five days of on-site installation and customization support with each element management system purchased.
Patton offers a free on-demand webinar providing more details about the Patton Element Management System.
In related news, last week Patton announced signing three new business partners to deliver and support Patton networking products within Central & Eastern Europe (CEE). Patton’s appointment of Young, Kontel, and Interbit as new distributors in Hungary, Poland, Cyprus & Greece is expected to further stimulate “Tech Hub” growth in the CEE region.
Two weeks ago, Patton announced BroadSoft has verified Patton’s SmartNode VoIP CPE for interoperability with BroadWorks® Device Management, offering carrier-providers added incentives to choose reliable, US-manufactured SmartNode™ VoIP CPE to deliver BroadSoft-based services.
Since its incorporation in Maryland, USA on the first day of January, 1984, Patton has expanded global operations annually.
Today Patton does business in 142 countries, providing free gold-standard customer support in 10 languages.
Patton will celebrate its thirtieth anniversary beginning January 2014.