Rohde & Schwarz wins GTI Gold Award 2015 for its user experience test solution for TD-LTE mobile services
Rohde & Schwarz, a world leader in all areas of RF test and measurement, has been awarded the Global TD-LTE Initiative (GTI) Award for ³Outstanding Contribution on Innovative Technical Product².
Munich, February 24, 2016 ‹ Each year at Mobile World Congress, the GTI awards acknowledge the achievements and success of industry players participating in the TD-LTE ecosystem. Rohde & Schwarz has won this highly esteemed award for the third year in a row. This year, the company¹s user experience test solution consisting of the leading multi-standard test platform R&S CMW500 and the unique sequencer software tool R&S CMWrun has been singled out in the category ³Outstanding Contribution on Innovative Technical Product².
Anton Messmer, Vice President Mobile Radio Tester at Rohde & Schwarz, commented, ³We are proud to receive this award for the third time as it is a further recognition of our commitment to GTI. Today, as in the past, we aim to provide our customers with the market¹s highest-performance solutions for their applications and to help them improve the TD-LTE user experience by offering an easy-to-perform lifetime test.²
With this award-winning user experience test solution, Rohde & Schwarz addresses the growing demand for test, verification and optimization of end-to-end applications that goes far beyond pure RF testing. Mobile network operators, device manufacturers and app developers are able to ensure and improve the quality of experience for a wide variety of mobile services. The solution, which is based on R&S CMW500 and R&S CMWrun, provides a detailed view of parameters such as audio quality, signaling traffic, IP data traffic and power consumption on a single platform.
The Rohde & Schwarz user experience test solutions on the R&S CMW test platform are future-ready and can be flexibly extended for additional use cases. The solution is another milestone in supporting the TD-LTE mobile industry with innovative test and measurement solutions.
Last year, Rohde & Schwarz was the only test and measurement company to be honored for its continuous effort to support the entire TD-LTE industry with its broad portfolio of TD-LTE testing solutions. Two years ago, the company received the GTI Innovation Award for its R&S TS8980 conformance test system, the first validated TD-LTE test system on the market and the first to introduce TD-LTE conformance testing capability.
Rohde & Schwarz
The Rohde & Schwarz electronics group offers innovative solutions in the following business fields: test and measurement, broadcast and media, cybersecurity, secure communications, radiomonitoring and radiolocation.
Founded more than 80 years ago, this independent company has an extensive sales and service network and is present in more than 70 countries. The electronics group is among the world market leaders in its established business fields. On June 30, 2015, Rohde & Schwarz had approximately 9900 employees. The group achieved a net revenue of EUR 1.83 billion in the
2014/2015 fiscal year (July to June). The company is headquartered in Munich, Germany, and also has strong regional hubs in Asia and the USA.