Netrounds, Cisco ease deployment of orchestrated assurance

Netrounds, the provider of active, programmable test and service monitoring solutions for Communications Service Providers (CSPs), automated service activation testing and active monitoring solution, Netrounds, has achieved Cisco compatibility certification with Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) servers, the company said.

Netrounds, which is also compatibility certified and integrated with Cisco Network Services Orchestrator (NSO) to accelerate deployment of automated network assurance, has now validated its Netrounds Virtual Test Agents (vTAs) on Cisco UCS to further increase the ease of deployment for CSPs.

Netrounds´ out-of-the-box multi-domain and multi-layer active testing and monitoring capabilities can be deployed throughout physical, hybrid and virtual networks to ensure that provisioned services are delivered correctly the first time and continue to work throughout their lifetime. Netrounds Test Agents can also use standards-based reflection to further extend real-time, end-to-end service quality visibility and verification.

Netrounds is an active network analytics solution provider for physical, hybrid and virtual networks. Netrounds´ programmable, software-based test and service assurance capabilities enable telecom operators and service providers to enhance the end user experience of IP-based services such as Internet, TV, voice and other quality-demanding business services.

Netrounds solutions are used by more than 250 network operators, service providers and enterprises worldwide and its headquarters in Luleå, Sweden, with offices in Boston, Massachusetts and Stockholm, Sweden.