Tekelec (Nasdaq: TKLC) says MoviStar Puerto Rico, a wireless operator managed by Latin American cellular company Telefonica Moviles, has placed an order for the EAGLE 5 Signaling Application System (SAS) with Integrated Sentinel.

The Tekelec solution will provide network signaling capabilities and surveillance.

MoviStar, which serves a population of more than 3.8 million people in Puerto Rico, operates with an island-wide Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) state-of-the-art network.

Tekelec’s EAGLE 5 SAS is a high-capacity, multi-protocol advanced signaling system. It hosts a variety of applications from a single, high-performance platform.

The system supports the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) Sigtran suite of signaling protocols for next-generation network connectivity, creating a clear path forward to packet telephony and 3G networks.

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