BURLINGTON, Mass. – May 5, 2022 — Benu Networks, a company transforming the service provider network edge, today announced it is showcasing its Broadband Network Gateway (BNG) together with Ciena and Plume in an end-to-end broadband service Proof of Concept at Fiber Connect 2022. The PoC will showcase how service providers can create an open, agile, and scalable network to more efficiently connect urban, suburban and rural communities with high-speed broadband.
Who: Benu Networks, Ciena, and Plume
What: Proof of Concept (PoC) Demonstration of Next-Generation Broadband
Where: Fiber Connect 2022, Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center, Nashville, Tennessee
When: June 13-14, 2022
Why: To expand broadband rapidly to rural and underserved areas, service providers will require a complete end-to-end solution that offers cost efficiency, scalability, and proven functionality. This PoC will demonstrate how Benu Networks and partners are working together to deliver solutions to carriers to provide broadband service to their communities. The companies will demonstrate how their joint cooperation and approach helps carriers deliver service faster while monitoring network health and performance and adapting to subscriber needs.
“Across the broadband industry, there is a sharpened focus on expanding high-quality connectivity to rural and underserved areas. Our solutions work seamlessly with partners like Ciena and Plume to help service providers build flexible, future-proof networks that reach multiple regions and support many use cases,” said Mike McFarland, VP Product and Marketing for Benu Networks. “With our open network approach, service providers can more easily connect every community, from cities to rural farmland. We’re demonstrating the next-generation of broadband networks that will provide the capacity for everyone to work, collaborate, and connect.”
In addition to Ciena and Plume, Benu is in discussions with other partners to address rural and underserved markets, and may have additional POCs at the conference.
About Benu Networks
Benu Networks is a leading software and solutions provider, simplifying the industry’s most complex edge networks. With a comprehensive set of products and innovative solutions coupled with over a decade in the industry, Benu Networks delivers solutions to instantly transform legacy access networks, elastically manage services, and carve the path to 5G. For more information, please visit the Benu Networks’ website: www.benunetworks.com. Follow us on Twitter @benunets.