MORRISVILLE, N.C. — TelstraClear, the second largest telecommunications provider in New Zealand, has purchased a signaling system from Tekelec.

The Tekelec Eagle 5 gear will be used as part of TelstraClear’s transition to an all-Internet Protocol based network.

TelstraClear is an existing Tekelec customer and will upgrade its Eagle gear to the new system.

Financial terms were not disclosed.