SGS enhances its LBS, eMBMS, carrier aggregation, IMS, and Wi-Fi calling / Wi-Fi offloading solutions to cover the next wave of LTE devices and wireless connectivity.
Columbia, MD – SGS, the world leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company, has selected Rohde Schwarz to strengthen its industry conformance and carrier acceptance testing capabilities for key LTE/4G technologies.
Expanding on its existing RS TS8980FTA-2 and R&S CMW500 wireless test platforms, SGS has increased its test capabilities in the following areas:
• LTE LBS (AGNSS/OTDOA) minimum performance, VoLTE E-911 protocol
• LTE eMBMS RF, performance and protocol
• LTE carrier aggregation data throughput, RF performance and protocol
• IMS / VoLTE protocol
• Video telephony performance (audio and video quality)
• Rich communications services (RCS) protocol
• ePDG/WiFi over IMS calling/WiFi offloading
"As LTE becomes more widely accepted and deployed around the world, the focus has turned towards delivering innovative, customer-desired services and features. As such, the time to fully test and qualify the next wave of mobile phones and devices that will be utilizing location-based services, IMS/VoLTE, RCS and other innovative new technologies is right around the corner," says Michael Spitzer, US Wireless Director of SGS. "We are pleased to be working with a partner like Rohde & Schwarz who is committed to providing SGS with the latest testing capabilities, allowing us to help customers get better products to market faster."
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SGS is the world's leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 80,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1,650 offices and laboratories around the world.
Rohde & Schwarz
Rohde & Schwarz is an independent group of companies specializing in electronics. It is a leading supplier of solutions in the fields of test and measurement, broadcasting, radiomonitoring and radiolocation, as well as secure communications. Established 80 years ago, Rohde & Schwarz has a global presence and a dedicated service network in over 70 countries. It has approx. 9300 employees and achieved a net revenue of ? 1.9 billion (US$ 2.5 billion) in fiscal year 2012/2013 (July 2012 to June 2013). Company headquarters are in Munich, Germany.