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Netcracker Named a Leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Operations Support Systems for Eighth Consecutive Year

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Netcracker Technology, a global leader in policy-driven fulfillment, orchestration and assurance solutions for virtual and physical networks, announced today that Netcracker has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. as a Leader in its 2018 "Magic Quadrant for Operations Support Systems"1 report. This is the eighth consecutive year that Netcracker has been named a Leader in the Magic Quadrant for Operations Support Systems.

This year's Magic Quadrant evaluated 10 vendors in the operations support systems (OSS) market. Netcracker was positioned as a Leader highest for its ability to execute for the fifth year in a row.

Click here to download the full report.

Netcracker customer Shane Gaffney, SVP Technology Solutions at Deutsche Telekom, said, "As an integral part of our large-scale transformation program, we are confident in Netcracker's comprehensive OSS solution and its ability to drive operational efficiency and optimize our infrastructure. Netcracker's portfolio supports our commitment to delivering the best service quality and experience to our customers."

"We feel that our positioning in the OSS market, with this report marking our eighth consecutive placement as a Leader, underscores our commitment to helping our customers meet increasingly complex infrastructure requirements," said Sanjay Mewada, Chief Strategy Officer at Netcracker. "As service providers embrace virtualization and digitalization programs, we continue to deliver the most innovative products on the market that enable new business and operational models at a lower cost."

Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Operations Support Systems evaluates "major vendors that sell end-to-end OSSs to communications service providers in the global marketplace. Modern OSS becomes a critical incubator that enables CSPs to shift from traditional operations providers to digital service providers."

1 Gartner "Magic Quadrant for Operations Support Systems" by Martina Kurth, Amresh Nandan and June Ainslie, 22 February 2018.

Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings or other designation. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

About Netcracker Technology

Netcracker Technology, a wholly owned subsidiary of NEC Corporation, is a forward-looking software company, offering mission-critical solutions to service providers around the globe. Our comprehensive portfolio of software solutions and professional services enables large-scale digital transformations, unlocking the opportunities of the cloud, virtualization and the changing mobile ecosystem. With an unbroken service delivery track record of more than 20 years, our unique combination of technology, people and expertise helps companies transform their networks and enable better experiences for their customers.

For more information, visit www.netcracker.com.

Contact information

Netcracker Technology
Erin O'Reilly, +1-781-366-7049
Erin.OReilly@Netcracker.com
or
SmartMark Communications for Netcracker
Juliet Shavit, +1-215-504-4272
jshavit@smartmarkusa.com

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