Anagran announced today the ". deployment of their FR-1000 Internet traffic manager (ITM) by Platinum Communications, a wireless internet service provider currently serving all major Alberta, Canada markets .. In replacing their legacy DPI traffic management device with Anagran’s FR-1000 ITM, Platinum Communications immediately experienced significant improvements in both inbound and outbound network utilization, freeing up extremely valuable network capacity. In addition, Platinum Communications was able to guarantee tiered bandwidth services to their commercial customers while maintaining fair and equitable distribution of bandwidth to their residential subscribers".
See "Platinum Communications Deploys Anagran FR-1000 Internet Traffic Manager" - here.
Platinum Communications is a fixed-wireless ISP, with 8,500 internet subscribers, and an ARPU of $50/month. Residential subscribers generate 87% of total revenue.
Tim Luttman (picture), COO, Platinum Communications said: "Our customers are small and large enterprises as well as other service providers, and use our network to join together their remote locations and conduct critical business activities .. The FR-1000 was the best solution at ensuring guaranteed bandwidth SLA’s, mitigating the impact of unauthorized bandwidth abusers, and maintaining tiered service integrity for business customers”,