Dramatic Shifts for Test Equipment

Thu, 02/27/2014 - 10:48am
Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development

Today on Meaghan's Minute, brought to you by API Technologies, next generation mobile devices are becoming more powerful and more complex.

In response, test requirements for ensuring their quality have quickly evolved, and the test equipment supporting these requirements has had to make some dramatic shifts. 7Layers, an international group of engineering & test centers for wireless testing and certification, has selected Rohde & Schwarz TS8980FTA and R&S test platforms for conformance and carrier acceptance testing of 3GPP Release 8 & 9 devices.

7Layers can now support emerging technologies including VoLTE, IMS, RCS, E911 over IMS, LTE AGNSS, OTDOA, and eCID. The Rohde & Schwarz test platforms are also software upgradeable to support carrier aggregation and other LTE Release 10+ features.

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