Interoperability and field testing
Interoperability & field testing services at 7layers for a wide array of wireless technologies

Interoperability and field testing are performed to compare the product behavior of a device-under-test against a qualified infrastructure or equipment and to test the operation in a real-life network. 7layers interoperability and field testing services are based on years of experience with wireless communications technologies and products. You can depend on reliable and reproducible results thanks to our experienced, well trained and certified staff and our systematic and automated test processes. Due to our global set-up 7layers is able to arrange field testing in nearly all important cellular networks worldwide. Our test services encompass development testing, pre-conformance testing, operator assessment and certification testing.

Interoperability and field testing services at 7layers covers such technologies as

  • GSM (2G)
  • UTRA / HSPA (3G)
  • E-UTRA / LTE (4G)
  • Bluetooth
  • A-GPS

Our interoperability and field testing services include

  • R&D support
  • Pre-Certification testing
  • GCF field testing (for GCF certification)
  • PTCRB certification
  • Bluetooth(R) CTIA compatibility certification
  • Network operator requirements
    • Vodafone (A-GPS) certification (Accuracy and Time-To-First-Fix)
    • Verizon Wireless certification for LTE devices
    • O2 LifeCard testing in accordance with O2 Germany
    • China Mobile (CMCC) for LTE TDD
    • T-Mobile, ORANGE, Telefonica, NTT DoCoMo and others available upon request
  • Retailer requirements
  • MMS, video telephony and browsing tests
  • Performance measurements
  • Over-the-air device management