White Paper: Testing passive networks in distributed antenna systems (DAS)

In the last decade, worldwide consumer demand for cellular services has driven network operators to strive for better network coverage and within that coverage footprint, better network capacity. Since more than 80 % of cellular traffic comes from inside a building, in-building coverage, and in-building capacity have become a focus of this effort. In addition,…

White Paper: LTE mobile network optimization – a definitive guide

LTE KPIs

This white paper explains the specific field level and key performance indicators that impact the performance and optimization of an LTE network. In order to have good end-to-end performance, each and every performance indicator needs to be optimized. While a single KPI can affect the user experience in a specific context, true performance management is…

NB-IoT: The Need for Scanner Based Testing

NB-IoT, (Narrow Band Internet of Things), also known as Cat NB1, is a standard for connecting “things” to the internet through the cellular network. This is a standard focused on machine to machine communications. The range of applications are vast, with key applications including asset tracking, intrusion detection, utility meter reporting, smart parking areas, and…

Webinar: Video over LTE

LTE is the next step in the user experience, enhancing more demanding applications such as video streaming, video conferencing, video chatting, advanced gaming and professional services. This webinar will illustrate how to establish and test the LTE video transmission link, and how the quality of the video transmission links can be measured under real-life propagation…

Webinar: Optimizing the Quality of Experience (QoE) for mobile devices using IP analysis

This webinar will illustrate the impact of applications installed on a smartphone or tablet PC in terms of the number of IP connections, list of protocols including protocol name resolution, TCP performance and data volume statistics. It further outlines how QoE can be optimized by applying IP analysis and protocol statistics functionality using leading test…

Webinar: Wi-Fi traffic offload in LTE

This webinar provides an overview of the Wi-Fi traffic offload in LTE as standardized by 3GPP. The enhancements for Wi-Fi standardized by IEEE and the Wi-Fi Alliance are also explained. This includes access methods in the joint network, security, IP mobility, as well as network discovery and selection. Finally, the webinar takes a look at…