September 20, 2005 Welcome, NC -- Telecommunications distributor Walker and Associates announced that it has selected ADC as a strategic supplier of FTTX products. ADC will provide the distributor with equipment from its OmniReach product line, which includes fiber distribution and fiber access terminals, as well as the recently introduced OmniReach Multi-Fiber Service Terminal (MST) and Wavelength Division Multiplexers.
ADC says its MST is designed for optical access networks, and features the company's OptiTap "ruggedized" connector housings. Available in 2-, 4-, 6-, 8-, and 12-port options, the MST is designed to withstand a wide variety of outside plant conditions, says the company.
"Walker and Associates selected ADC because the OmniReach product line offers a proven solution for our customers. ADC's OmniReach solutions are exclusively designed for use in FTTX architectures that our customers are deploying," comments Lisa Smiley, vice president of marketing for Walker and Associates. "ADC is a market leader in the FTTX segment, and we're excited to strategically align ourselves with such a well-known supplier who can provide our customers with reliable and cost-effective connectivity solutions for their FTTX networks."
"Our OmniReach solutions are designed to meet any FTTX requirements, and as network infrastructures are built with OmniReach solutions, service providers can accelerate deployment, maximize operational efficiency, and make their FTTX plans a reality," adds Tom Kampf, Director of Product Management for FTTX Solutions for ADC.
The distributor says it will offer stocked quantities of the company's OmniReach products, as well as other ADC products.