ECI extends 5G capabilities

ECI®, a global provider of ELASTIC Network® solutions for service providers, critical infrastructures and data center operators, has announced the launch of 1022, the first of the company´s end-to-end portfolio tailored for 5G, the company said.

Designed as a cell site router, the 1022 combines high capacity in a small form factor, making it a perfect choice for expanding capacity in the metro. Its multi-service, Elastic MPLS capabilities ensure customers can support current, future and legacy services on one platform. While its support for network slicing, class C and D synch capabilities and open NetConf/Yang interfaces make it fully ready for any 5G environment, today.

The 1022 is the next evolution of ECI´s Neptune product line, inheriting its multiservice, Elastic MPLS capabilities that allow customers to support current, future and legacy services on a single platform.

ECI is a global provider of ELASTIC network solutions to CSPs, critical industries, and data center operators. With the advent of 5G, IoT, and smart everything, traffic demands are increasing dramatically, and network operators must make smart choices as they evolve their infrastructure. ECI´s Elastic Services Platform leverages our programmable packet and optical networking solutions, along with our service-driven software suite and virtualization capabilities, to provide a robust yet flexible solution for any application. ECI solutions are tailored for the needs of today, yet flexible enough to meet the challenges of tomorrow. For more information, visit