Spirent

Spirent is a provider of testing, assurance, analytics and security solutions for the telecommunications industry. Read more

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Spirent

Spirent is a provider of testing, assurance, analytics and security solutions for the telecommunications industry. Read more

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CEO

Eric Updyke

CEO Approval Rating

65/100

Founded:

1936

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyLondon Stock ExchangeSPT

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Agilent is one of Spirent's top rivals. Agilent's headquarters is in Santa Clara, California, and was founded in 1999. Agilent operates in the Industrial Machinery & Equipment industry. Agilent generates 1,098% of Spirent's revenue.

Rohde & Schwarz has been one of Spirent's top competitors. Rohde & Schwarz was founded in 1933 in Munich, Bavaria. Rohde & Schwarz is in the Computers, Peripherals, Networking and Electronic Equipment industry. Rohde & Schwarz generates $1.9B more revenue than Spirent.

Cobham is one of Spirent's top competitors. Cobham was founded in Dorset, England} in 1934. Cobham operates in the Defense industry. Compared to Spirent, Cobham generates $1.9B more revenue.

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Annual Revenue

$503.6M

Spirent's revenue is the ranked lowest among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 1.5B.

Spirent Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
octoScope, Inc.

Mar 2021

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$55M
OctoScope is a Massachusetts-based consulting firm that provides RF design, test system integration and automation services to the wireless industry.
Epitiro

Dec 2015

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undisclosed
Epitiro is a web-based testing tool for monitoring and measuring subscription and quality of Wi-Fi, mobile and fixed line service.
MobileThink

Sep 2014

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undisclosed
Mobilethink is a provider of mobile operator-centric intelligence management suite for device management, customer engagement and smartphone support.
Tweakker

Sep 2014

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undisclosed
Tweakker offers mobile internet connectivity solutions.

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Technology Business Unit, Radvision

Jul 2014

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$25M
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These are all the companies that Spirent has acquired. Spirent has acquired 11 companies and its latest acquisition was octoScope, Inc. in Mar 2021. OctoScope is a Massachusetts-based consulting firm that provides RF design, test system integration and automation services to the wireless industry.

Spirent Funding History

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Spirent Investments

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Jolata offers real-time big data analytics software that allow large network operators visualize and optimize their global networks.
$7M
Apr 12, 2016
Equity
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These are all the companies that Spirent has invested in. Spirent has invested 11 companies and its latest investment was octoScope, Inc. in Mar 2021. OctoScope is a Massachusetts-based consulting firm that provides RF design, test system integration and automation services to the wireless industry.

Spirent News

April 23, 2021Electronics Media

Spirent & InnoLight partner to demonstrate 800G Ethernet Interoperability

Spirent Communications and InnoLight Technology announced the successful validation of 800G optical t... See more »
April 23, 2021Telecompaper

Spirent launches subscription-based automated 5G core test platform

(Telecompaper) Spirent Communications, global provider of network test, assurance and analytics solut... See more »
April 19, 2021Converge! Network Digest

Spirent and Innolight test 800G

Spirent Communications has validated an 800G optical transceiver from InnoLight Technology (Suzhou).T... See more »
April 15, 2021FE Investegate

Change of Director Details

7:30 AM: (SPT) Change of Director Details... See more »
March 29, 2021FE Investegate

Appointment of Non-executive Director

3:08 PM: (SPT) Appointment of Non-executive Director... See more »
March 24, 2021FE Investegate

Annual Report 2020 and Associated Documents

1:55 PM: (SPT) Annual Report 2020 and Associated Documents... See more »
March 24, 2021Geospatial World

Spirent Federal Systems announces new enhancements in its GNSS Simulator

Reading Time: < 1 minute Spirent Federal Systems, a global provider of automated test and assurance s... See more »

Spirent Blogs

April 28, 2020Spirent Blog

Protecting Network Endpoints as Internet of Things (IoT) Growth Soars

Read how Spirent can help you respond effectively to the new demands on your network by stepping up i... See more »
April 22, 2020Spirent Blog

How Interoperability Testing is Supporting 5G Networks and Data Center Networking Evolution

Read about the highlights of EANTC Multi-Vendor Interoperability Showcase 2020 and how interoperabili... See more »
April 17, 2020Spirent Blog

How Corporations can Take Control and Secure Sensitive Data

Organizations are striving to obtain more revenue, accelerate digital transformations, and comply wit... See more »
April 13, 2020Spirent Blog

Technical Advantages of Lab-as-a-Service (LaaS) Adoption for Overcoming the Challenges of Digital Disruption

The Months to Minutes blog series highlights how continuous testing, driven by test and lab automatio... See more »
April 13, 2020Spirent Blog

How to Bring the Digital Collaboration Revolution to Network Test Labs

Remote collaboration has become the norm for digital economy workers with apps like Slack, JIRA and Z... See more »
April 3, 2020Spirent Blog

Do Not Get Hacked in Troubled Times

In the midst of this COVID-19 pandemic, cyber-criminals are targeting both individuals as well as com... See more »
April 2, 2020Spirent Blog

Ramping up security for working remotely

The new remote working “norm” has burdened organizations with many newfangled challenges. Learn from ... See more »

Spirent Press Releases

December 5, 2019Business Wire

Spirent Delivers Next-Generation C200 Appliance for Network Security Assessments

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #CyberFlood--Spirent delivers next-generation C200 appliance for ... See more »
December 3, 2019Business Wire

Spirent Integrates CyberFlood Data Breach Assessment With the Fortinet Security Fabric

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #CyberFlood--Spirent Integrates CyberFlood Data Breach Assessment... See more »
November 20, 2019Business Wire

Prairie View A&M University Selects Spirent Technology to Expand Cybersecurity Research and Teaching

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #PrairieView--Prairie View A&M University Selects Spirent Technol... See more »
September 25, 2019Business Wire

Misunderstood When it Matters Most - Spirent Finds LTE Devices for Public Safety Have Room for Improvement

HOLMDEL, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #CriticalCommunications--Misunderstood when it matters most - Spiren... See more »
July 30, 2019Business Wire

Spirent Previews New 5G Network Security and Expanded Data Breach Assessment Capabilities at Black Hat USA 2019

LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#5G--Spirent previews new 5G network security and expanded Data Breach As... See more »
March 4, 2019Business Wire

Spirent Announces Availability of CyberFlood Data Breach Assessment Solution at RSA Conference 2019

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/DDos?src=hash" target="_blank"... See more »
December 12, 2018Korea Newswire

Spirent Helps High-Speed Setup For Aston Martin Racing

Spirent Communications plc (LSE:SPT), the world leader in test, measurement, assurance, and analytics... See more »

Spirent Videos

December 17, 2020Spirent Communications plc Youtube Channel

"CyberFlood - Advanced Mixed Traffic Testing Capabilities" on YOUTUBE

December 17, 2020Spirent Communications plc Youtube Channel

"CyberFlood Security and Performance Assessment Solution" on YOUTUBE

November 18, 2020Spirent Communications plc Youtube Channel

"Spirent CloudSure" on YOUTUBE

November 18, 2020Spirent Communications plc Youtube Channel

"Unified Quality of Experience (QoE) Assessment Tool" on YOUTUBE

November 18, 2020Spirent Communications plc Youtube Channel

"Reducing Testing Complexity, Accelerating Design, Dev & Deployment" on YOUTUBE

November 17, 2020Spirent Communications plc Youtube Channel

"Automating the Technology Lifecycle" on YOUTUBE

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Spirent Headquarters

Gatwick Road, Northwood Park Crawley

West Sussex, EnglandRH10 9XN

44-1293-767676

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Spirent Summary

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Overview

Spirent is a provider of testing, assurance, analytics and security solutions for the telecommunications industry. Spirent was founded in 1936. Spirent's headquarters is located in West Sussex, England, GB RH10 9XN. Spirent's CEO, Eric Updyke, curren...

CEO

Spirent's CEO, Eric Updyke, currently has an approval rating of 65%. Spirent's primary competitors are Agilent, Rohde & Schwarz & Cobham.

Website

spirent.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Spirent

  1. When was Spirent founded?

    Spirent was founded in 1936
  2. Who is Spirent's CEO?

    Spirent's CEO is Eric Updyke
  3. How much revenue does Spirent generate?

    Spirent generates $503.6M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Spirent have?

    Spirent has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is Spirent's headquarters?

    Spirent's headquarters is in West Sussex England, GB
  1. How many employees does Spirent have?

    Spirent has 1,465 employees
  2. What sector does Spirent operate in?

    Spirent is in Telecommunication Services
  3. Who are Spirent's competitors?

    Spirent's top competitors are Agilent, Rohde & Schwarz, Cobham
  4. Who has Spirent invested in?

    Spirent's has invested in companies such as Jolata