(CINCINNATI, July 4, 2007) Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS), an international communications and information technology company, received the Most Valuable Vendor Award from Suddenlink Media, the advertising services division of Suddenlink Communications, a top-10 U.S. operator of cable broadband systems serving about 1.4 million customers.
Suddenlink Media's East Division uses Harris® Novar traffic and billing software system at its facilities in Parkersburg, West Virginia, which serve more than 30 metropolitan areas in Ohio, West Virginia, Kentucky, Virginia and North Carolina.
Suddenlink presented its annual Most Valuable Vendor Award to Harris at The Cable Show at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas. The award recognizes Harris for its outstanding Novar™ customer support and rapid response to customer requests.
"This award is truly an honor because it recognizes Harris as much more than a provider of world-class products for broadcasters and MSOs," said Tim Thorsteinson, president of the Harris Broadcast Communications Division. "It's an acknowledgement of our dedicated Novar™ support team, which goes above and beyond the call of duty, and the emphasis we place on building mutually beneficial relationships with customers like Suddenlink Media."
Novar is a powerful traffic management, billing, and inventory analysis system for multichannel media ad sales. It leverages today's top technology standards to provide customers with maximum speed and performance -- plus a solid platform for future expansion.
About Harris Corporation
Harris Corporation is an international communications and information technology company serving government and commercial markets in more than 150 countries. Headquartered in Melbourne, Florida, the company has annual revenue of over $4 billion and more than 15,000 employees -- including more than 6,000 engineers and scientists. Harris is dedicated to developing best-in-class assured communications™ products, systems, and services for global markets, including government communications, RF communications, broadcast communications, and wireless transmission network solutions. Additional information about Harris Corporation is available at www.harris.com