Technology Update on Over-The-Air (OTA) Test Systems

Derek Skousen — Bluetest | Thorsten Hertel — Rohde & Schwarz This joint presentation will provide a high-level overview of over-the-air (OTA) testing now and into the future including the use of dynamic multipath environments. We will also discuss multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) OTA test methodologies, how they are being addressed by the standard’s organisations, and…

Testing New Mobile Device Technologies: Lessons Learned

Louis LaMedica — Wireless Consultant (formerly Verizon Wireless) In this presentation, Louis LaMedica helps unravel the mystery and share his invaluable experience behind what it takes to get a mobile device certified and network ready. Louis shares his unique perspectives and experience on test strategies, the device and network testing process, conformance vs. performance testing,…

Evolved Multimedia Broadcast Multicast Service (eMBMS) for LTE

Hans Agardh – Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. LTE Broadcast service has been launched commercially in Korea on a smartphone with a broadcast-enabled Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 chipset. SFN technology is used to distribute broadcast streams into well-defined broadcast areas where all cells contributing to an SFN send the same data during exactly the same radio time-slots and…

Mobile Device Certification from a Japanese Perspective: What you Need to Know

Hiroyuki Togashi – DSP Research, Inc. In this presentation, we will explore mobile device certification from a Japanese perspective taking into account unique customer and market requirements, and regulatory conditions driven by Japan Telecommunication Business law and how these forces impact testing methods and processes for mobile devices that will be used in Japan.