SS7 networks abound globally, carrying signaling and media for customers – and customers are revenue.
IP is taking over TDM at an aggressive pace, but budgets and benefits can dictate that legacy technologies remain in the network for a time. Most often, these technologies are paid-for and profitable, stable and reliable. However, they are susceptible to equipment failures, line breaks, software errors, and a host of other problems. They cannot be ignored. Tektronix helps manage your legacy networks concurrently with your IP networks.
Manage the circuit to packet transition
You may have to keep legacy technologies until everything is IP. Ensure you have a complete end-to-end view of your network.