Mobile Backhaul Interoperability Event and Showcase

The European Advanced Networking Test Center in collaboration with the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) and the IP/MPLS Forum organized the first multi-vendor mobile backhaul interoperability test and showcases.

Our latest interoperability test lab setup resembled the major service provider challenges to implement an integrated, multi-service, next-generation core, aggregation and access network supporting high quality mobile backhaul services.

The following vendors participated in the event: Alcatel-Lucent, Ceragon, Ciena, Cisco, Ericsson, Harris Stratex, Huawei, Ixia, Lightstorm, MRV, Nokia Siemens Networks, Nortel, Spirent, RAD, and Telco Systems.

The interoperability test network will be demonstrated to the public in 3 different events on 2 continents at the follow dates:

  • MPLS & Ethernet World Congress
    February 06-08, 2008, Paris, France
  • Mobile World Congress
    February 11-14, 2008, Barcelona, Spain
  • CTIA Wireless 2008
    April 01-03, 2008, Las Vegas, USA