Delivering Service Assurance in NFV Environments with Passive Probes

NPV Traffic

Despite all the attention NFV is getting, there are areas that still need to be explored. For example, most of the discussion today revolved around the technology and the various options to adopt it, but few are thinking further down the road about how to ensure Service Assurance functions in these highly abstracted and complex virtual environments. 

Empirix Partners with blackchair to Expand Contact Center Portfolio

Partnership

Empirix has expanded its portfolio of contact center test and monitoring solutions through a partnership with change management solutions company blackchair Limited, the company announced today. Integrating blackchair’s Spotlight change management suite with Empirix’s existing contact center test and monitoring solutions will enable organizations to improve customer experiences, take operational processes to the next level of maturity, reduce costs and mitigate risk with faster, more rigorous configuration release management and agnostic auditing. Organizations will now be able to quickly detect problems and trace them back to changes in the contact center environment.

Weaving Together the Components of a Comprehensive Monitoring Solution

Weaving Loom

Today’s communications environments are very complex. If you’re not monitoring your systems on a consistent and constant basis, you will undoubtedly run into trouble. At the same time, a comprehensive solution has to have a variety of functionalities in order to successfully monitor this type of environment.

What is Passive Monitoring?

Closer Look at Passive Monitoring

No matter how solid a communications system is when it’s first implemented, things tend to go wrong over time. As you add new technology, change settings, have increased voice or data volumes, and more, it becomes a requirement that you monitor your communications systems to ensure they run as expected.

Delivering on the Promise of UC Assurance

Promise

Empirix’s UC Assurance Platform is the industry’s only end-to-end testing and monitoring platform for multi-channel systems. It empowers network operators and enterprises to test their voice and video applications in the pre-deployment stage and, once deployed, maintain a consistent standard of quality as these applications evolve over time.

Introducing the Empirix UC Assurance Platform

Doing Business in a Digital World

Today’s UC solutions feature an evolving mix of voice, video, social media, presence, contact and data applications—all of which can come from different vendors and create interoperability challenges as they are deployed across user desktops and mobile devices.