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Press release from CNW Group

Sandvine receives additional expansion orders from tier-1 MSO

Wednesday, May 02, 2012

Sandvine receives additional expansion orders from tier-1 MSO07:00 EDT Wednesday, May 02, 2012WATERLOO, ON, May 2, 2012 /CNW/ - Sandvine, (TSX:SVC; AIM:SAND) a leading provider of intelligent broadband network solutions for fixed and mobile operators, today announced that it has received over $1.5 million in Network Policy Control expansion orders from a tier-1 North American cable MSO, including the Sandvine Policy Traffic Switch (PTS) 24000 series hardware platform. Earlier this year the Company announced $7 million in orders from the same MSO."This customer is a great example of the value that Sandvine's unmatched solution breadth brings to service providers," said Tom Donnelly, COO, Sales and Global Services Sandvine. "Based on a single Network Policy Control platform, the MSO has used Sandvine's solutions to manage network congestion, mitigate malicious and unwanted traffic, and most recently, selected Sandvine's Network Analytics to gain C-level insight into network trends, opportunities and threats with industry-leading business intelligence."Sandvine's Network Policy Control is an integrated policy decision and enforcement system that gives service providers the business intelligence to implement real-time network management solutions, such as fair-use management policies, tailored tiered service plans and network security safeguards. For more information on Sandvine and its products, visit our CTIA Wireless booth 4413 from May 8 - 10th in New Orleans.ABOUT SANDVINESandvine's network policy control solutions focus on protecting and improving the quality of experience on the Internet. Our award-winning network policy control equipment and software helps fixed and wireless and mobile operators better understand network traffic, manage network congestion, create new services and revenues, mitigate traffic that is malicious or undesirable to subscribers, deliver QoS-prioritized multimedia services and increase subscriber satisfaction. With over 200 service provider customers in over 85 countries, serving hundreds of millions of broadband and mobile data subscribers, Sandvine is enhancing the Internet experience worldwide. For more information, please visit: www.sandvine.com.FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTSCertain statements in this release which are not historical facts constitute forward-looking statements or forward-looking information within the meaning of applicable securities laws ("forward-looking statements") and are made pursuant to the "safe harbour" provisions of such laws. Statements related to the scope of deployment of Sandvine's products by a specific customer, the potential revenue opportunity with any particular customer or in any market segment, the benefit's of Sandvine's products and services to be realized by customers, Sandvine's market position, future opportunities, product development plans and demand for Sandvine's products and services are forward looking statements, as are any statements relating to future events, conditions or circumstances. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance upon any such forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements involve both known and unknown risks and uncertainties that may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of Sandvine to differ materially from the results, performance, achievements or developments expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include, without limitation, changes in internal deployment strategies or plans by specific customers; the growth of broadband internet usage and levels of capital spending on broadband network management systems; the timing of orders and manufacturing lead times; changes in customer order patterns or customer mix; insufficient, excess or obsolete inventory; increased competition in the broadband network equipment industry; dependence on the timely development and market acceptance of new product offerings and standards; rapid technological and market change; manufacturing and sourcing risks including dependence on key suppliers and key technologies; dependence upon indirect channel sales and resellers;  factors such as business and economic conditions and growth trends in the broadband network equipment industry and in various geographic regions; global economic conditions and uncertainties in the geopolitical environment including the impact of regulation related to the internet and the delivery of internet services. Forward-looking statements are based on management's current plans, estimates, projections, beliefs and opinions, and Sandvine does not undertake any obligation to update forward-looking statements should assumptions related to these plans, estimates, projections, beliefs and opinions change.For further information: MEDIA CONTACT Sacha DeGroot Sandvine +1 519 880 2232 sdegroot@sandvine.com INVESTOR RELATIONS CONTACT Rick Wadsworth Sandvine +1 519 880 2400 ext. 3503 rwadsworth@sandvine.com AIM NOMAD Andrew Chubb/Simon Bridges Canaccord Genuity Limited +44 0207 523 8000