For the FY 2016 CTAS
, a tribe or tribal consortium will submit a single application and select from any or all of the nine competitive grant programs referred to as "purpose areas".
A single CTAS provides analysis and test capability for up to 125 copper loops, and can be daisy-chained to scale to 10,000 loops," said Carol Sherick, product line manager for NSD's access products.
The CTAS is only one product in the complete line of Harris DSL provisioning solutions.
Normally used with the Harris Remote Test Unit (RTU), CTAS
gives service providers the capability of running physical layer multimeter and loop performance tests on copper loops.
DIRECTV's growth as a major program supplier, coupled with the reputation and capabilities of CTAS, is a nice fit and represents the beginning of what we believe will become a long and mutually rewarding relationship.
The landscape for media buying is changing and our relationship with CTAS will allow us to expand our business and generate incremental revenue.
From two employees to its present staff of 32, CTAS has also achieved comparable growth in the amount of inventory the division handles.
After an extensive evaluation of leading mechanical design automation solutions, CTAS has completely replaced its former high-end system with Pro/ENGINEER," noted C.
Glen Hood, group vice president at CTAS, added: "We are very pleased with our Pro/ENGINEER installation and the productivity gains we have achieved to date using this advanced mechanical design automation technology.