XEL Continues to Support 'End-of-Life' Channel Banks

Apr 16, 2001, 01:00 ET from XEL Communications, Inc.

    AURORA, Colo., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- XEL Communications, Inc. of
 Aurora, CO, announced today that it would continue to manufacture and support
 network service providers' requirements for D4 and other channel bank
 products.
     XEL manufacturers a suite of "plug-in" channel units and common equipment
 compatible with AT&T D4, Nortel Networks DE3,4,&4E, Alcatel D448 and Siemens
 9004A and 9004B banks.  XEL also manufactures and supports 8/15 kHz audio
 program units and Fractional T1 service using 2-Wire HDSL transmission to
 customer locations.  XEL also provides upgrade kits for Nortel DE3/DE4 to
 DE4E.
     "Major network service providers are migrating to newer technologies while
 major OEM suppliers are exiting these 'end-of-life' product segments," said
 Mike Hull, XEL's vice president of business development and product marketing.
 "As a result there exists a widening gap to support these products for the
 foreseeable future and that gap will be filled by XEL."
     XEL is a major provider of voice and data transmission equipment for US,
 Canadian, and Caribbean service providers.  Its long-term market focus is
 integrated access for voice and data, with a well-defined product strategy for
 migrating from switched circuit networks to packet based architectures.
     XEL provides integrated access solutions for voice and data requirements,
 integrating the latest technologies for circuit switched, IP and ATM based
 networks.  XEL's strategic business solutions have been utilized throughout
 the RBOC and IXC markets.  With more than two decades of experience in
 supporting network service providers, XEL continues to market new products
 that are located in the last mile, from the central office to customer
 premises, enabling providers to offer enhanced services in voice, data and
 video applications.  To learn more about XEL, visit its web site at
 http://www.xel.com
 
 

SOURCE XEL Communications, Inc.
    AURORA, Colo., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- XEL Communications, Inc. of
 Aurora, CO, announced today that it would continue to manufacture and support
 network service providers' requirements for D4 and other channel bank
 products.
     XEL manufacturers a suite of "plug-in" channel units and common equipment
 compatible with AT&T D4, Nortel Networks DE3,4,&4E, Alcatel D448 and Siemens
 9004A and 9004B banks.  XEL also manufactures and supports 8/15 kHz audio
 program units and Fractional T1 service using 2-Wire HDSL transmission to
 customer locations.  XEL also provides upgrade kits for Nortel DE3/DE4 to
 DE4E.
     "Major network service providers are migrating to newer technologies while
 major OEM suppliers are exiting these 'end-of-life' product segments," said
 Mike Hull, XEL's vice president of business development and product marketing.
 "As a result there exists a widening gap to support these products for the
 foreseeable future and that gap will be filled by XEL."
     XEL is a major provider of voice and data transmission equipment for US,
 Canadian, and Caribbean service providers.  Its long-term market focus is
 integrated access for voice and data, with a well-defined product strategy for
 migrating from switched circuit networks to packet based architectures.
     XEL provides integrated access solutions for voice and data requirements,
 integrating the latest technologies for circuit switched, IP and ATM based
 networks.  XEL's strategic business solutions have been utilized throughout
 the RBOC and IXC markets.  With more than two decades of experience in
 supporting network service providers, XEL continues to market new products
 that are located in the last mile, from the central office to customer
 premises, enabling providers to offer enhanced services in voice, data and
 video applications.  To learn more about XEL, visit its web site at
 http://www.xel.com
 
 SOURCE  XEL Communications, Inc.