Adtran Targets Vertical Markets With New Network Switches

New switch platforms deliver to businesses higher power ports to meet physical security demands.

By Enterprise Networking Planet Staff | Posted Dec 14, 2010
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Adtran Inc., (ADTN) has announced two new switch platforms and a number of new security features for NetVanta routers and switches designed to target customers in vertical markets such as health care, hospitality and retail. Offering 802.3at - Power over Ethernet Plus (PoE+), the new switch platforms, reports Business Wire, will deliver to businesses higher power ports to meet physical security demands. In addition, the platforms are complemented by a host of new NetVanta features enabling enhanced network security and productivity for small business and enterprise IT managers.


"'Compliance with regulations such as the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS) are forcing businesses in healthcare and retail to upgrade their network security requirements,' said Ronald Gruia, principal telecom analyst at Frost & Sullivan. 'The new features in the NetVanta solutions enable these customers to cost-effectively meet these requirements.'”

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