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OcularIP customer portal app drives carriers’ revenues.

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Customer dynamic bandwidth ordering and new APIs deliver a customer portal for carriers at a fraction of the cost and time. September 25, 2013 COMPTEL Orlando, FL  – Local Backhaul Networks announces a new release of OcularIP™, its industry leading performance portal. OcularIP Rev3.3 includes a multitude of new features that increase its effectiveness in driving revenues and improving customer satisfaction for service providers. The Private Branding Plus™ enhancement allows carriers to completely customize the OcularIP customer portal with their corporate and brand identity. Unlike many applications that only provide logo replacement, OcularIP allows carriers to utilize their logos plus customize themes, graphics, colors and nomenclature, insuring a consistent and compelling customer interaction. For years, OcularIP has provided notifications to carriers and end users of circuit utilization. Now OcularIP’s Dynamic Bandwidth Ordering API makes it easy for customers to utilize the portal to increase their network bandwidth.  End users can directly request additional capacity on-demand through the customer portal.  Dynamic…

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Carriers take advantage of OcularIP’s integration of 100 carrier Ethernet technologies!

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OcularIP™, the industry’s leading SLA customer portal, allows carriers to choose from technologies that represent over 85% of the installed carrier Ethernet market. September 20, 2013 Orlando, FL — Local Backhaul Networks announced today that 100 technologies are now supported in the OcularIP SLA assurance and reporting portal.  These technologies include carrier Ethernet technologies manufactured by industry leaders such as Adva (ADV.DE), Alcatel-Lucent (ALU), Accedian, BTI Systems, Cisco (CSCO), Fujitsu (FJTSY), Overture, Omnitron, and Telco Systems (BC.L), among others.   “Based upon demand from our clients, we are able to leverage OcularIP’s open standards-based architecture to integrate and support these technologies,” stated Raymond Chiu, CTO of Local Backhaul Networks.   “Service providers have relationships with many manufacturers and want to be positioned to leverage new technologies, therefore it is important that we grow our partnerships with industry leaders.” OcularIP is the first IP circuit performance monitoring and reporting portal to leverage MEF standards, including Y1731 and RFC2544.  “The open architecture of OcularIP…

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OcularIP Introduces SLA iPad App

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Performance Monitoring On The Go! COMPTEL 2012, Dallas, TX – October 9, 2012 – Local Backhaul Networks— provider of the number one SLA portal, OcularIP, announces the release of the OcularIP iPad app.  This app is the first SLA portal app for monitoring and reporting carrier Ethernet, wireless backhaul and IP circuit performance. The OcularIP app takes advantage of the Apple iPad’s user community, interface and portability so users can easily access OcularIP’s industry leading reporting capability anytime, anywhere. This app “unlocks the NOC” by providing accurate and timely network performance information outside the traditional network operations center (NOC). “The OcularIP iPad app is the first SLA monitoring and reporting app specifically designed to leverage the inherent strengths of the Apple iPad,” said Raymond Chiu, LBN CTO. “The app showcases OcularIP’s secure communication API – the architecture used to integrate with systems, applications and technologies. We’re excited that our users can be mobile and in control.” In today’s ultra competitive…

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Local Backhaul Networks Announces Major New Release of OcularIP

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OcularIP v3.0 Delivers Advanced Capabilities with Mapping, Circuit Discovery and Automated SLA Compliance Reports COMPTEL Fall 2012, Dallas, TX – October 9, 2012 – Local Backhaul Networks announces the availability of the third major release of OcularIP, the industry’s leading carrier Ethernet SLA monitoring and reporting performance portal.   The OcularIP v3.0 release is the most feature-rich version to date and boasts significant innovations to the already powerful platform.  These newest features include an automated SLA compliance reporting engine, an innovative Google Map display, additional manufacturer support and a unique circuit discovery capability designed to greatly accelerate the start-up time of service providers with a large number of circuits already in service.  OcularIP v3.0 is the latest in a series of product releases that demonstrate Local Backhaul Network’s commitment to its “designed for service providers by service providers” heritage. First is a pre-defined SLA compliance report that automates the mandatory performance reporting required by master service agreements of every North American…

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Local Backhaul Networks’ OcularIP wins wireless backhaul business for Conterra Broadband.

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San Francisco, CA  USA  – April 16, 2012 – Local Backhaul Networks announced today that the OcularIP SLA portal application has been recognized by Conterra Broadband Services as being a significant factor in Conterra winning business and showcasing their network performance. Conterra® is one of the nation’s largest Ethernet and TDM transport carriers that specializes in the design, deployment and operation of customized high capacity backhaul networks in underserved areas. Reporting of Service Level Agreement (SLA) performance has become mandatory in the mobile backhaul and commercial Ethernet transport markets.  Like most operators, Conterra’s network consists of multiple segments transporting multiple customers, each with independent Service Level Agreements. To showcase their network performance, Conterra selected the service assurance portal, OcularIP, from Local Backhaul Networks. Being able to provide each customer a customized SLA assurance portal is a clear competitive advantage that has consistently helped Conterra win new business. LBN’s Ocular IP was developed and refined over several years to be intuitive…

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