Trilithic Announces Release of ViewPoint™ RPM Module

The First and Only Living Dashboard for Total Reverse Path Monitoring Management

INDIANAPOLIS, IN (October 1, 2012) – Trilithic, an industry leader in broadband test and measurement solutions, announced another first today with its development of the ViewPoint RPM Module. Created for the popular Guardian System II, the ViewPoint RPM Module is the first and only dashboard for reverse monitoring operations.

To be released in October at Cable Tec in Orlando, ViewPoint expands the Guardian System’s capabilities by unifying an entire system’s return data in one easy to use web browser platform. Pulling data from Guardian 9581 SST return analyzers in the field, the ViewPoint dashboard allows MSOs to measure and grade exactly how each area in their system is performing from a percent over the alarm threshold perspective. This allows managers to proactively search for problem areas -- by country, state, city, manager, hubs or nodes – and proactively target them for improvements.

"In the past larger operators had to go into every individual system and pull reports, then compare them," noted Terry Bush, President of Trilithic. "ViewPoint was developed to respond to a critical need for more efficient troubleshooting."

departments within an organization to look at the dashboard with the specific limit sets that they need.

The system is also compatible with smart devices such as iPad, iPhone, and DROID devices for ease of access. This provides technicians in the field the ability to view live active nodes. And for the first time ever, an unlimited number of users can connect from the field to view return nodes, without any side affects to the other users or delay in data captured. Best of all, since everything is browser based, set-up is simplified and there is no costly IT setup required. The web-based platform is scalable for small, medium, and large operators alike.

This integrated system of hardware and software gives cable operators unsurpassed network protection in one affordable, incredibly flexible package. The new ViewPoint RPM Module allows operators to consolidate reporting and get a better view of the overall health of the entire system, and proactively address problems, setting new standards to efficient return path monitoring and management.

Get your demonstration of the new ViewPoint RPM Module. Demonstrations at the Cable Tec Expo in Orlando.
Booth # 2840 or visit www.Trilithic.com for more details.

In its debut Trilithic’s Total Return Path Management System with the ViewPoint RPM Module received a 3.5 diamonds out of a possible 5 diamonds in BTR’s 2012 Diamond Technology Review. Program Director of the Diamond Technology Reviews Steve Johnson noted, "I really like the single view roll up and the mobile Smartphone app views that empower the techs in the field to make intelligent decisions with return path mitigation efforts. The proactive triggers and historic recordings with play back options are groundbreaking."

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About Trilithic, Inc:

Trilithic, Inc. www.trilithic.com is an industry leader providing telecommunications solutions for major Broadband and RF & Microwave markets around the world. Key product groups include instruments and service assurance systems for major Broadband providers; RF and Microwave components and subsystems for cellular, military communications and many other wireless industries; and government-mandated Emergency Alert Systems used by HFC service providers and broadcasters in the United States. In all of these industries, Trilithic has earned a reputation for innovation, technical performance and flexibility in meeting customers' exacting requirements. For more information visit www.trilithic.com.

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