Active Broadband Networks Announces Availability of DOCSIS® 3.0 Resource Manager

Manage The Changing Broadband Subscriber

Oct 20, 2010, 07:00 ET from Active Broadband Networks

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Active Broadband Networks, the leading provider of Resource Management Systems for DOCSIS® announces the immediate availability of the Active Resource Manager Platform, including Access Network Business Intelligence, Internet Statistics System, and Subscriber Service Control System, fully supporting DOCSIS® 3.0 IPDR and PacketCable™ Multimedia

"While consumers bandwidth demands continue to grow at an estimated 36% annually, subscriber acquisition in major providers has slowed to less than 2%," said Adam Dunstan, President of Active Broadband Networks. "The Active Resource Manager provides the capabilities to manage High Speed Internet subscriber use and deliver application based services using the DOCSIS network in a single cost effective platform."

The Active Resource Manager combines Collection, Processing and Storage with Policy and Dynamic Service control to provide a scalable, comprehensive Resource Management Platform. These core capabilities are used to provide Access Network Business Intelligence, Internet Usage Metering, Congestion and Quota Management, Pre-Paid Service and integrate applications using policy and dynamic services. The addition of DOCSIS® 3.0 IPDR support adds capabilities required to manage services delivered on DOCSIS 3.0 infrastructures in addition to new detailing network, device and HFC plant information.

The Active Resource Manager is a scalable, reliable platform deployed at some of the worlds largest Cable System Operators. Release 4.5 of the Active Resource Manager platform and its Service Management applications is available immediately.

About Active Broadband Networks

Active Broadband Networks is a leading provider of Advanced Network Software. Founded in 2005, Active Broadband Networks develops Subscriber, Service, Application and Network Resource Management platforms for Broadband Service Providers. We focus on leveraging network infrastructure capabilities to address the emerging application, service and network management opportunities created by the Internet becoming the worlds unified communications and entertainment platform. Our solutions are deployed by some of the worlds largest Broadband Service Providers. Active Broadband Networks is a privately owned Delaware corporation with headquarters in Framingham, MA. USA.

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SOURCE Active Broadband Networks