Posted: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 on 2:00 AM
PacketStorm Communications, Inc. Releases Hurricane V Network Emulator Complete With Advanced Features
Brick, NJ -- (ReleaseWire) -- 06/29/2016 -- Technology is a constantly evolving landscape and the broadcasting world is no exception to this. With the advent of new devices and methods used in audio and video transmission comes the absolute need to test them to ensure they are not just performing well but performing optimally. Since 1998, PacketStorm Communications, Inc. has been at the forefront of developing, manufacturing and supporting testing solutions directly related to network applications for small and large scale operations.
Over the years, PacketStorm has become the leader in network emulation with nearly 5000 customers and counting. PacketStorm solves problems for many different applications: IT product qualification, IT performance testing, network equipment manufacturers, defense, service providers, aerospace, and research & development. Their products provide network emulation, capture and replay systems, and stream replicators.
PacketStorm announces the Hurricane V as the latest product to their family of network emulators. The Hurricane V is the first network emulator with 10G line rate capability at an economic price. Besides having all of the core network emulator functions, Hurricane V has more advanced features such as: FEC Aware Matrices (SMPTE 2022-1/2 and SMPTE 2022-5/6), Hitless / Seamless Protection Switching (SMPTE 2022-7), ActiveVideo, VSF TR-04, DropNOW, DASH (dynamic impairments), and flow based routing.
"The Hurricane V Network Emulator adds to our existing lineup of world class testing products and will make certain all of our customers have an economical 10G solution to test their products in this ever changing and challenging technology landscape," shared Packet Storm VP of Marketing & Business Development Jack Douglass. "As market leaders in our industry who have had experience with over 4700 customers to date, those who we work with can have peace of mind that their equipment will perform at its best and their product development time will shorten. We look forward to playing an integral role in the implementation of this next frontier of technology with both our new product as well as our accompanying services."
About PacketStorm Communications, Inc.
PacketStorm Communications, Inc. was founded in November 1998 by a group of engineers from the prestigious Bell Laboratories. PacketStorm develops, manufactures, and supports high end testing solutions for the Internet Protocol (IP) communications market. PacketStorm is the market leader for advanced IP Network Emulators with dynamic and traffic conditioning emulation. PacketStorm sells test solutions through a global network of independent representatives and international distributors.
William H. Luthy