Telstra deploys ARRIS edge router

ARRIS Group Inc. (NASDAQ: ARRS) said that Telstra, Australia´s largest telecommunications provider, is deploying the ARRIS E6000® Converged Edge Router (CER) as it rapidly expands its cable network capacity on the DOCSIS® 3.0 platform to meet customer demand.

The ARRIS E6000 CER will enable Telstra to offer its HFC customers the speeds and bandwidth they demand today and into tomorrow. This announcement marks the latest in a streak of global wins for the E6000 CER — including TURKSAT, DELTA, Liberty Global, Comcast, SK Broadband, GCI, and WOW!

The E6000 CER is based on the Converged Cable Access Platform (CCAP) specification that enables operators to optimize IP content delivery and to cost-effectively deploy services. The E6000 CER is the industry´s leading CCAP solution, providing service to millions of subscribers worldwide through a high-availability, high-performance solution that supports a redundant design.

ARRIS Group is a world leader in entertainment and communications technology.

Telstra is one of Australia´s leading telecommunications and information services companies, offering a full range of communications services and competing in all telecommunications markets. Telstra provides network services and solutions to more than 200 of the world´s top 500 companies.