Itential Named a Finalist in Light Reading ‘Outstanding Digital Enablement Vendor’ Award

By April 24, 2018Blog

Itential enables customers to accelerate complex network automation processes and achieve digital transformation goals with Network Intelligent Workflows

ATLANTA  – April 24, 2018 – Itential, an innovator in intelligent network automation solutions, today announced it has been named a finalist in the ‘Outstanding Digital Enablement Vendor’ category in the 2018 ‘Leading Lights’ awards by Light Reading, a leading online news and analysis portal for the global communications industry.

The Itential Intelligent Network Automation Manager (Pronghorn) was short listed for its ability to help customers accelerate the automation of complex network activities using a low-code environment to create Network Intelligent Workflows. The technology allows operators to rapidly deploy and maintain intelligent automation and implement consistent, repeatable processes without the need to engage software development resources.

The Light Reading Outstanding Digital Enablement Vendor category recognizes next-generation OSS/BSS/analytics/digital systems vendors that stand out from their competitors, continuously innovate, set industry trends and consistently help customers achieve their goals.

Three of the five largest networks in the world use Itential solutions to enable cross-domain automation, spanning virtual and physical devices and services. For example, a large telecommunication company in the UK relies on Itential to perform key automation functions that ensure their networks meet the demands of IoT, 5G and mobile video consumption.  Another large telecommunications provider uses Itential solutions to accelerate device upgrades by 45x, while yet another leverages Itential’s Network Intelligent Workflows to bring new fiber-based customers online faster than ever before.

“Itential is proud of our customers’ accomplishments and the role we’ve played in their success,” said Ian Bresnahan, CEO at Itential. “Being a finalist for the Leading Lights awards highlights the unique advancements and innovation Itential brings to the table to improve the performance and reliability of some of the world’s largest enterprise networks. Itential is dedicated to accelerating network intelligence and automation so our customers can evolve their network infrastructures and operations toward next-generation capabilities and practices.”

All 2018 Leading Lights winners will be announced live at the Leading Lights Awards Dinner, May 14th in Austin, Texas.

About Itential
Itential provides solutions that optimize network operations and enable organizations to embrace and maximize the potential of network automation as a competitive advantage. Our dynamic, multi-tiered platform is leveraged by some of the largest, most complex networks in the world to accelerate and automate changes that significantly increase network performance while minimizing overhead maintenance. Itential combines open standards, open source software, and industry best practices to deliver network automation solutions for leading service providers and enterprise customers worldwide. Itential is headquartered in Atlanta, Ga. To learn more, visit

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