Santa Clara, Calif. Agilent Technologies Inc. has released its WiMAX Optimization Solution for IEEE 802.16e-2005. This drive-testing capability for its network optimization test platform enables WiMAX network equipment manufacturers and service providers to authenticate the actual subscriber experience in real-world WiMAX environments, said Agilent, enabling manufacturers to develop faster and more reliable WiMAX-enabled products.
The Agilent WiMAX Optimization Solution is the latest version of the new 4G air interface technology, enhanced for ultra-high-speed packet data transfer with Quality of Service (QoS). It enables 4G wireless communications systems to deliver business-critical data services such as video telephony, video conferencing and video streaming downloads with network-enforced QoS to guarantee the performance of the service.
The Agilent wireless network optimization test platform for RF engineering and operation teams enables WiMAX test for IEEE 802.16e-2005 drive-test capabilities through a scalable, integrated, air interface measurement system. This software enhancement helps network equipment manufacturers and service providers identify interference issues and neighboring cell site configuration problems to ensure WiMAX performance in IEEE 802.16e-2005 wireless broadband data networks.
This platform is used to support integration and maintenance of 2G, 3G and 4G networks, obtain comprehensive call-performance statistics and quantify the end-user's experience for both voice and data.
Availability: The Agilent WiMAX Optimization Solution for IEEE 802.16e-2005, based on the Agilent E6474A network optimization test platform, is available now. The system price depends on configuration selection.
Product information: E6474A network optimization test platform and WiMax test
Agilent Technologies, 1-800-829-4444, www.agilent.com