GCF

NB IoT and LTE Cat.M certifications

March 31st, 2017

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GCF certifications for NB-IoT and LTE Cat.M products Following the most recent discussions and decisions of the GCF CAG 49ter and the GCF SG#70, certification of initial NB-IoT and LTE Cat.M products is possible now! Currently certification is still at a very early stage and GCF has lowered the specific entry criteria for NB-IoT and […]

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GCF REFRESH enhancements on Interlab TS DEVICE/UICC

April 8th, 2016

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Interlab Test Solution DEVICE/UICC covers new “REFRESH” test cases according to latest GCF Work Item #230 Services like remote subscription and roaming management of mobile devices require a reliable and correct communication with the integrated UICC. Such actions are handled via the specific USAT “REFRESH” command. Via its Work Item WI#230, GCF has extended its conformance requirements to sufficiently cover […]

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Field Trial testing for GCF now includes LTE TDD

March 9th, 2015

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Field Trial testing at 7layers covers new LTE TDD requirements Field Trial testing is part of the GCF Certification scheme. By requiring tests on live networks in addition to conformance tests in a GCF Recognized Test Organization (GCF RTO) such as 7layers, manufacturers obtain practical insight into their device’s interoperability. For each feature being tested, field […]

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NEW: NFC test platform

November 7th, 2014

7layers

NFC/UICC test platform – NEW from 7layers 7layers has extended its InterLab Test Solution DEVICE/UICC with a new test case package for NFC/UICC conformance test requirements of GCF and PTCRB. The ideal solution for NFC enabled mobile devices. NFC technology NFC test requirements of GCF and PTCRB NFC testing supported by the InterLab Test Solution DEVICE/UICC […]

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InterLab T.S. DEVICE/UICC new

August 21st, 2014

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NEW: INTERLAB TEST SOLUTION DEVICE/UICC 21.8.2014, Ratingen, Germany: The InterLab® Test Solution DEVICE/UICC is a new test solution from 7layers. It is ideally suited to handle the complex test set-ups that are necessary to verify terminal/UICC interface conformance requirements. These are geared to ensure interoperability between a wireless device, a UICC and a mobile network, […]

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CTIA: RF Antenna Performance

July 14th, 2014

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RF Antenna Performance – CTIA is working at a rapid pace on further releases CTIA released the RF Antenna Performance test plan 3.2.2 some time ago and laboratories have been authorized to use it under the umbrella of the PTCRB certification program and under certain circumstances also for GCF (Global Certification Forum). However at the […]

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GCF Associate Membership

September 3rd, 2013

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GCF Associate Manufacturer Members benefit from the 7layers wireless testing expertise GCF, the Global Certification Forum, last week announced that it has created a new membership category called „GCF Associate Manufacturer Member“. The scheme is geared to support manufacturers who are integrating GCF-certified wireless modules into their wireless connected device. The number of so called […]

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Anite LTE Tester for 7layers

May 2nd, 2013

7layers

7layers selects Anite to Enhance LTE Device Testing in South Korea Rapid growth of LTE and customer demand for Anite’s solutions prompted selection Fleet, Hampshire, UK– 2 May, 2013  Anite, a global leader in wireless equipment testing technology, today announced that 7layers, an international group of independent test and engineering centres, has selected Anite’s LTE […]

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Telematics Detroit 2013

April 24th, 2013

7layers

TELEMATICS DETROIT 2013 Telematics Detroit 2013 June 5 – 6, 2013 Novi, MI, USA The Suburban Collection Showplace Booth #72 Contact us at info@7layers.com to meet with us at the event. Telematics Detroit 2013 will reveal the future of the connected car. The hand-picked speaker lineup will include Ford, BMW, Delphi, Liberty Mutual, Facebook and many more. […]

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mHealth summit 2012

November 15th, 2012

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Meet 7layers at the mHealth Summit 2012 mHealth Summit 3rd – 5th December 2012 Washington, DC USA   7layers is attending the 2012 mHealth Summit. We will be on site to answer questions about market access and certification services for mobile healthcare companies developing mHealth devices. 7layers offers certification testing like PTCRB GCF Bluetooth(R) qualification Apple’s […]

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GCF certification in RTOs only

October 16th, 2012

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GCF RTO scheme GCF Recognized Test Organizations have to be used starting from 1st January 2013 Following the introduction of the GCF – RTO scheme (Global Certification Forum –  Recognized Test Organization scheme) members agreed at the last GCF SG meeting in Beijing that from 1st January 2013 onwards, all GCF certification related testing, referenced in […]

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GCF & CTIA collaborate on OTA

August 16th, 2012

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GCF & CTIA collaborate on OTA 7layers informs about combined activities of CTIA and GCF regarding OTA evaluation of wireless devices 7layers would like to let you know that the Global Certification Forum (GCF) and CTIA – The Wireless Association® have come to an agreement regarding the evaluation process of the OTA performance of wireless […]

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LTE North America 2012

June 24th, 2012

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LTE North America 2012 LTE North America 2012 Fairmont Dallas Hotel, Dallas, Texas, USA November 14-15, 2012 7layers booth: P4 Now in its 5th year, LTE North America has firmly established itself as the ultimate ‘learning conference’ of the region, bringing together the leaders of the entire LTE ecosystem for unparalleled breadth and depth of […]

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Telematics Detroit 2012

April 3rd, 2012

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Telematics Detroit 2012 6th – 7th June 2012 The Suburban Collection Showplace Novi, MI – USA Meet 7layers at booth No. 6 Telematics Detroit is the world’s largest and most influential business focused conference and exhibition for the entire telematics ecosystem, with 1800+ executive attendees and 100+ industry pioneer speakers. 7layers will present its services […]

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New! InterLab LIVE Test Plan Generator

February 26th, 2012

7layers

Brand New: Automated Online Generation of test plans for wireless products – with InterLab LIVE The complexity of validation processes for wireless devices such as mobile phones, smartphones etc. is rising continuously. In order to make such processes more reliable and efficient, InterLab LIVE has just been launched by 7layers, a global chain of accredited […]

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Anritsu MD8430A now integrated

February 23rd, 2012

7layers

INTERLAB TEST SOLUTION LTE-USIM/USAT NOW INTEGRATED WITH ANRITSU SIGNALING TESTER MD8430A 7layers AG has extended the choice of readily available test set-ups for LTE UICC test requirements with the support of Anritsu Company. The InterLab Test Solution LTE-USIM/USAT has been successfully integrated with the Anritsu Signaling Tester MD8430A. Users can now easily extend the test case […]

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GCF Field Trial Test Services at 7layers

May 13th, 2009

7layers

GCF Field Trial Test Services at 7layers now with ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation! 7layers has the first test laboratory world-wide whose GCF Field Trial Test Services have been accredited by DATech according to ISO/IEC 17025. The accreditation encloses GCF field Trial Testing according to GCF-CC and GSMA DG.11 and related Application Enabler Tests. Interoperability and Field […]

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