"Increases in mobile traffic and the need to access cloud services are driving communications service providers (CSPs) to look for ways to swiftly and economically deploy scalable and efficient bandwidth solutions," commented Adam Scheer, Senior Vice President of Product Management and Corporate Development for MRV. "MRV's OptiSwitch® OS-V solution addresses the market demand for scalable 1GE to 10GE platforms, thereby enabling service providers to offer competitively priced, high performance access services at these speeds. We are proud of our development and believe that this next generation platform will enable our customers to not only meet current demands, but also address network requirements well into the future.""The MEF congratulates MRV for achieving CE 2.0 certification of its new 1GE and 10GE CPE platforms that have proven capable of supporting the full suite of CE 2.0 E-Line, E-LAN, E-Tree, and E-Access services," said Nan Chen, President of the MEF. "Through rigorous testing, MRV has demonstrated that its devices meet the industry's highest global standard for Carrier Ethernet performance." For more information on MRV's networking solutions and product suite, please visit www.mrv.com. About the MEFThe MEF is the driving force enabling agile, assured and orchestrated Third Network services for the digital economy and the hyper-connected world, with user-directed control over network resources and cloud connectivity. Optimized for real-time, QoS-enabled, secured traffic and integration of value-added network functions-as-a-service, Third Network services are delivered over automated, virtualized, and interconnected networks globally powered by LSO, SDN, and NFV. The MEF leverages its global 200+ network operators and technology vendor community, builds upon the robust $80 billion Carrier Ethernet market, and provides a practical evolution to the Third Network with LSO, SDN, and NFV implementations that build upon a CE 2.0 foundation. The MEF has established a technical and implementation framework that includes architecture, information models, service definitions, operational processes, open source community, and certification programs. MEF work is conducted internally and - under the guidance of the MEF UNITE program - in collaboration with global standards organizations and open source projects. For more information, see www.MEF.net. About MRV CommunicationsMRV Communications (NASDAQ: MRVC) enables service providers, data center operators and enterprises to make their networks smarter, faster and more efficient. MRV's end-to-end portfolio includes innovative packet, optical and software platforms designed for flexibility and reliability. To learn more about MRV visit www.mrv.com and follow us on Twitter @MRVC.