PCTEL Accelerates Path to 5G with Enhanced Test Tools and CBRS Antennas
February 25, 2019
BARCELONA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 25, 2019--
PCTEL, Inc. (Nasdaq: PCTI), a leader in Performance Critical
TELecom solutions, announced at Mobile World Congress an expanded
line of CBRS antennas and enhanced testing capabilities to accelerate
the deployment of 5G networks.
and IBflex® scanning receivers are trusted by tier-1
operators to test 5G networks on sub-6 GHz and mmWave spectrum
worldwide. The HBflex was used to verify coverage on one of the
world’s first live 5G mmWave networks. PCTEL’s new 5G Blind Scan
feature simplifies testing and saves time by automatically detecting
the network’s center frequency.
antennas support dense indoor and outdoor small cell deployments
worldwide. New omnidirectional and directional panel antennas will
provide optimized 4x4 MIMO performance to enable Gigabit LTE or 5G
technologies using the same network infrastructure.
“PCTEL’s 5G and CBRS offerings demonstrate our leadership in wireless
technology development that meets the requirements of our customers,
including major network equipment OEMs, network operators, and test
vendors,” said Rishi Bharadwaj, PCTEL’s COO. “Customers have noted that
our HBflex scanning receiver combines fast measurement rates with
the smallest form factor available in a mmWave scanning receiver,” added
PCTEL will be showing its CBRS antenna portfolio and 5G testing tools by
appointment at Mobile World Congress Barcelona, Feb. 25-28.
PCTEL, Inc. provides Performance Critical TELecom
technology solutions. We are a leading global supplier of antennas and
wireless network testing solutions. Our precision
antennas are deployed in small cells, enterprise Wi-Fi access
points, fleet management and transit systems, and in equipment and
devices for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). We offer in-house
design, testing, radio integration, and manufacturing capabilities for
our customers. PCTEL’s test
and measurement tools improve the performance of wireless networks
globally, with a focus on LTE, public safety, and emerging 5G
technologies. Network operators, neutral hosts, and equipment
manufacturers rely on our scanning receivers and testing solutions to
analyze, design, and optimize their networks.