7Layers establishes Qualcomm authorized test lab in North America

7Layers, a global group of engineering and test centers, is proud to announce that its laboratory in Irvine, California has been selected as a Qualcomm authorized test lab (ATL). 7Layers will offer expert technology support combined with state-of-the-art testing services to help reduce time to market for device manufacturers using Qualcomm technology.

7Layers, a global group of engineering and test centers, is proud to announce that its laboratory in Irvine, California has been selected as a Qualcomm authorized test lab (ATL). 7Layers will offer expert technology support combined with state-of-the-art testing services to help reduce time to market for device manufacturers using Qualcomm technology.

Qualcomm's Authorized Test Lab initiative is designed to afford a thorough understanding of global operator requirements, allowing for simplified test and certification processes. 7Layers' lab will provide high quality functionality and performance testing on LTE, 3G, HSPA+ platforms and devices for compliance with regulatory and operator requirements, optimized for Qualcomm technology. Testing services will include conformance testing, interoperability support, field-testing and assistance in troubleshooting and debugging.

“7Layers has expertise in wireless technologies such as LTE, HSPA, GERAN, and Bluetooth®, and our accredited laboratories are approved by operators and certification organizations worldwide," said Fernando Rodriguez of 7Layers. "We are confident that our collaboration with Qualcomm will help to advance mobile services in areas such as 4G, emerging markets and machine-to-machine (M2M).”

“Qualcomm established its authorized test lab program to ensure reliable, straightforward test procedures and exceptional customer service for our customers,” said Michael Warlick, vice president of engineering for Qualcomm. “7Layers’ deep technology expertise and highly committed staff make them ideally suited for testing and analyzing devices that use our processors and technologies.”

About 7Layers

7Layers is an international group of test and service centers, supporting industries using wireless technologies such as LTE, GSM family, GPS, TETRA, W-LAN, Bluetooth etc. End product manufacturers, component manufacturers as well as network operators and technology associations benefit from working with us. 7Layers – testing for a smarter world. The 7Layers Test House in the USA, Germany, China, Korea and Japan offers development and integration support, conformance and interoperability testing, certification and global type approval. The 7Layers Systems House has years of experience in developing test specifications, test cases, test solutions, test management and certification systems for products with integrated wireless technologies. The 7Layers Software House provides the InterLab Software System, for the systematic verification and validation of complex high-tech products.

More information at: www.7Layers.com

PR contact for 7Layers: Brigitte.Lewis@7Layers.com