Spirent Communications plc is a leading UK-based global company that offers automated test and assurance solutions and makes sure that the new products and services related to networks, cybersecurity, and positioning, are able to perform well in the real world. It was founded in the year 1936, and its headquarters are situated in Crawley, United Kingdom. The company is listed and traded on the London Stock Exchange publicly and is also a part of the FTSE 250 index. It also operates a Level 1 American Depositary Receipt (ADR) programme, and this ADR trade takes place in the OTC (over the counter) market of the United States. The company has a substantial geographical footprint and operates across Europe, North America, Middle East, Africa, and Asia Pacific. Spirent Communications plc has many subsidiaries, which include octoScope Inc., DAX Technologies Corp., Metrico Wireless, Inc., Testing Technologies IST GmbH, Spirent Technologies GmbH, and Spirent Communications GmbH etc.
The company pledges to add over 1,500 customers from across the globe every year, covering industries like government, communications, defense, transportation, financial services, aerospace, retail, and healthcare etc. It employs a skilled and talented workforce of cybersecurity, network, and positioning experts, who work in close collaboration with the customers and deliver high quality solutions as per their specific needs and preferences. From being tested in the lab to being deployed in the real world, these solutions cover the whole technology lifecycle of the new generation of technologies, which include 5G, IoT, SD-WAN, Wi-Fi 6, positioning, high speed Ethernet, and cloud & virtualisation.
The aim of the company is to get the new technologies released in the market in weeks, managing the vendors to minimise the cost, resolving the issues of customers as fast as possible to optimise the experience of users, and enhance the security defenses by proactively addressing the vulnerabilities. The testing segment mobile network testing, cloud testing, Ethernet and IP testing, devices & services testing, cybersecurity testing, and positioning testing. The assurance segment includes service assurance for SD-WAN, 5G, Cloud, Cybersecurity, and Ethernet. While the automation segment includes lab & test automation and network automation.
Spirent Communications plc follows a well-defined framework of corporate governance and aligns itself with the UK Corporate Governance Code 2018. The board of the company has set up separate committees for audit, remuneration, and nomination. It has an ethical code of conduct for running its business operations and promotes a culture of trust, transparency, and accountability. Apart from fulfilling all its corporate responsibilities, the company also fulfils its environmental and social responsibilities. The company has recently won many awards for its exceptional services, such as American Advertising Awards, Web Excellence Awards, 2021 SD-WAN Product of the Year Award, 2021 Big Innovation 5G Network Digital Twin, and many more.
Spirent Communications plc Northwood Park, Gatwick Road CRAWLEY RH10 9XN United Kingdom GBR
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