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05/08/2012 - CETECOM Selects Spirent Test Solutions for Verizon Wireless LTE Device Acceptance Testing

Two Industry Leaders Partner in Testing of LTE & CDMA Devices

Sunnyvale, California — (May 8, 2012) — Spirent Communications, a leader in testing wireless networks, services and devices, today announced that CETECOM will use Spirent's LTE and CDMA test solutions to expand its operator acceptance testing services. As a respected industry-leading laboratory for LTE device certification, Spirent's mobility, data, RF, and location test solutions now enable CETECOM to offer comprehensive acceptance testing for Verizon Wireless. This strategic move represents an important milestone for CETECOM in enhancing its Verizon Wireless LTE device acceptance testing leadership.

"CETECOM is an acknowledged top-tier Verizon Wireless device acceptance laboratory and Spirent is very excited to be extending our partnership with them," said Spirent vice-president Hesham ElHamahmy. "With Spirent's leadership and complete LTE and CDMA test functionality, CETECOM is now equipped to address critical areas such as Simultaneous Voice and LTE Data (SVLTE) as well as multi-mode testing."

"We recognize Spirent's strong position in LTE testing and are making this move to answer our customers' requests to provide one-stop-shop delivery and faster time to market," said CETECOM Inc. CEO Lars Eriksson. "We look forward to further strengthening this relationship by offering additional test services using Spirent's industry-leading location based services and voice over LTE solutions. This is truly a win-win situation for both Spirent and CETECOM, two industry leaders in LTE testing, and the many customers we serve."

For more information on testing LTE devices visit www.spirent.com/Devices-and-Equipment/LTE_devices

CETECOM (www.cetecom.com) is renowned as neutral, experienced partner of the telecommunications and information technology industries and offers a unique service portfolio which covers the entire life cycle of a mobile communications product, contributes to the smooth running of products and applications and ensures that they meet international standards.


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About Spirent Communications plc
Spirent Communications plc. (LSE: SPT), a global leader in test & measurement, inspires innovation within development labs, networks and IT organizations to enable customers to deploy communications networks, services & applications, and devices that enrich life. Our extensive portfolio of solutions test data centers, high speed Ethernet networks and services, 3G/4G wireless networks and devices, network security, and global navigation satellite systems. With solutions used by more than 1,700 customers in 30 countries, the world’s largest equipment manufacturers, service providers, enterprise and governments rely daily on Spirent to help ensure their success. Based in Sunnyvale, CA, Spirent Communications has 1,300 employees worldwide.

Spirent Communications plc Ordinary shares are traded on the London Stock Exchange (ticker: SPT). The Company operates a Level 1 American Depositary Receipt ("ADR") program with each ADR representing four Spirent Communications plc Ordinary shares. The ADRs trade in the US over-the-counter ("OTC") market under the symbol SPMYY and the CUSIP number is 84856M209. Spirent Communications' sales to the United States government are made through Spirent Federal Systems Inc (www.spirentfederal.com).

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