December 15th, 2009

New HSPA+ and LTE test services now available at 7layers

The USA entity of the global 7layers group is the first accredited laboratory in North America offering both HSPA+ and LTE test services. 7layers has selected test equipment vendor Rohde & Schwarz to upgrade its laboratory.

By expanding their already extensive portfolio of test solutions with HSPA+ and LTE, 7layers once again demonstrates its commitment to its customers by investing in leading edge technologies and providing them with market leading test services.

“Rohde & Schwarz platforms are ideal for early adopters of HSPA+ and LTE technologies. We used Rohde & Schwarz test systems for over a decade in our laboratories and we are very satisfied with their technology leadership, reliability and performance. As a leading accredited laboratory, we strive to maintain our market leadership by offering our customers with services and solutions in the most advanced technologies. Our customers will be able to use these new test services for development and certification. We are ensuring our readiness to support the development of chipsets, modules and subscriber equipment in preparation for the upcoming carrier deployments,” explains David Bissonette, CEO, from 7layers in Irvine.

Additionally, 7layers integrates the new test systems into its InterLab software system thereby enhancing its operational and service value. This will include automatic test plan generation, automated test execution and test report generation.

“The Rohde & Schwarz HSPA+ and LTE test systems will address the complete test needs from development through production. It covers RF and protocol capabilities per industry technical standards and customer specific test scenarios”, explains Scott Bausback, COO, Rohde & Schwarz, Inc. “We are pleased to announce that
7layers has chosen our new test solutions for both their entities in the USA and Germany. We are confident that pairing 7layers technology expertise with our leading test solutions will greatly benefit early adopters in the market.”


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