Category: test equipment

Test & Measurement: EXFO launches performance monitoring with NFV in mind

Editor’s Note: The ability to test network and device features and functions is an important piece of technology development and deployment. RCR Wireless News looks weekly at the test and measurement space to see what’s afoot. –EXFO has launched a new solution for “enhanced visibility into the performance of network infrastructure in the context of its […]

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Network testing as a foundation for service assurance

Network testing as a foundation for service assurance

Anritsu acquired NetTest nine years ago to expand its offerings beyond test and measurement instruments to service assurance. In this video, Neil Tomlinson of Anritsu discusses the company’s strategy for approaching the service assurance market by building on its early familiarity with new technologies and network deployments through its network testing solutions. “As technology evolves, we’ve […]

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Test & Measurement: Anritsu sees operator interest in LTE multicast testing

Test & Measurement: Anritsu sees operator interest in LTE multicast testing

Editor’s Note: The ability to test network and device features and functions is an important piece of technology development and deployment. RCR Wireless News looks weekly at the test and measurement space to see what’s afoot. –Anritsu submitted new LTE multicast test cases to the Global Certification Forum’s latest meeting and says that it leads the market in protocol […]

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Spirent makes $25 million purchase for voice, video over LTE testing

Spirent Communications has agreed to buy the assets of Radvision’s Technology Business Unit, which includes development and testing capabilities for video and voice over LTE, for $25 million. Radvision TBU is based in Tel Aviv, Israel, and is part of a wholly-owned Avaya subsidiary. Spirent said the purchase price was funded from cash on-hand and that the transaction […]

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Anite sees growth in second half

Anite sees growth in second half

Test and measurement company Anite reported that after a challenging first half in handset testing, it saw improved performance to finish out its fiscal year. Overall, its revenues dropped slightly from last year. The company said its network testing business was strong throughout the past year. Anite recently sold its travel-related segment in order to […]

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Test & Measurement: Tektronix’s equipment used for 4K TV monitoring

Test & Measurement: Tektronix’s equipment used for 4K TV monitoring

Editor’s Note: The ability to test network and device features and functions is an important piece of technology development and deployment. RCR Wireless News looks weekly at the test and measurement space to see what’s afoot. –Tektronix said that Latin America’s largest pay-TV provider is using its WVR8300 Waveform Rasterizer to monitor its ultra-high-definition broadcast of […]

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EXFO reports sales, profits up

EXFO reports sales, profits up

Test and measurement company EXFO saw decent growth in its revenues in the most recent quarter, and its profits increased as well. The company has made significant recent acquisitions that are broadening its offerings. EXFO reported sales in its fiscal third quarter of $63.9 million, up from $58.9 million during the same period in 2013. […]

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China Mobile and Agilent collaborate on 5G

China Mobile and Agilent collaborate on 5G

Fledgling explorations into 5G wireless continue to gain momentum, with the world’s largest mobile operator joining the effort. China Mobile’s research institute has agreed to work with networking testing company Agilent Technologies on 5G wireless network development. Agilent will support China Mobile Research Institute’s research and development on 5G, and provide test and measurement solutions […]

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Ixia re-files 2013 numbers, delays first quarter 2014 report

Ixia re-files 2013 numbers, delays first quarter 2014 report

Ixia has re-filed its 2013 financial reports, bringing the company closer to being current with its Securities and Exchange Commission filings after the resignation of its CEO and CFO led to discoveries in accounting mistakes. No willful violations were found, but the company’s CFO resigned last March after a financial review found that there were errors […]

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Anite launches CEM solution

Wireless network test company Anite launched a new Customer Experience Management (CEM) solution which collects  user quality-of-experience (QoE) data from the device level and provides drive-test-level diagnostics data for CEM, according to the company. Kai Ojala, CTO of Anite Network Testing, said that the new Nemo CEM Observer is expected to be deployed among VIP groups for […]

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