Automated virtual network services speed deployment and lower costs for delivering secure virtual desktop applications

ZAGREB, CROATIA and EL SEGUNDO, CALIFORNIA 29 December 2012/PRNewswire/:  ClearPath Networks, Inc., a provider of cloud-based virtual networking solutions to telecommunications providers, cloud service providers and distributed enterprises, announced today a contract with Hrvatski Telekom (T-HT), the leading provider of telecommunications services in Croatia, to provide a secure virtualized networking platform for T-HT cloud-infrastructure.

T-HT supports customers across Croatia, Eastern Europe and the Baltics on a retail and wholesale basis.  T-HT serves more than 1.3 million fixed lines, nearly 2.5 million mobile subscribers and 648,000 broadband connections through its residential and business divisions.  T-HT is 51% owned by Deutsche Telecom.

T-HT selected ClearPath Networks’ Virtual Network Services Platform (VSP) to enable T-HT to provide secure cloud-managed virtualized networking services. VSP is a flexible, massively scalable platform that delivers layer 4 to 7 network services. VSP features standard-based APIs that streamline integration between VSP’s cloud-based services and Service Providers’ existing systems. ClearPath Networks enables agility by delivering a turn-key private cloud solution that includes 24×7 hardware, software and system maintenance and management.

The T-HT remote desktop service requires customer data to remain secured in customers’ datacenters while the applications used to access that data reside in T-HT’s cloud. ClearPath Networks’ VSP automates deployment of secure connectivity between the customers’ datacenters and T-HT’s cloud.

About ClearPath Networks, Inc. ClearPath Networks is a leading provider to enterprises and service providers globally of cloud- managed customer premise and virtualized network access solutions. Founded in 2002, and headquartered in El Segundo, California, ClearPath Networks invented cloud-based management for customer premise equipment based on U.S. Patent Nos. 7,783,800, 8,078,777, and 8,341,317.

Its Virtual Networking Services Platform (VSP) furnishes the widest range of integrated networking and security services for small and medium businesses, mobile, cloud and enterprise customers that enable highly differentiated, margin-rich propositions.

About Hrvatski Telekom The T-HT Group is the leading provider of telecommunications services in Croatia, offering fixed and mobile telephony services as well as wholesale, Internet, IPTV, data and ICT services. Hrvatski Telekom d.d. and subsidiary companies provide electronic communications services and ICT services supported by efficiently built and maintained electronic communications networks within the Republic of Croatia. In addition to the provision of fixed telephony lines services (fixed telephony line access and traffic, as well as fixed network supplementary services), the Group also provides broadband, pay TV and ICT services, data transmission, operating with GSM, UMTS, HSDPA and LTE mobile networks.

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