Public Safety Network
Testing Solution

Test, verify, and document critical communications coverage

With PCTEL’s automated network testing solution, you can ensure in-building communications coverage while saving time and money. Test multiple public safety, cellular, and private networks simultaneously using grid or path-based methods. Commission Business Critical and Emergency Responder Communication Enhancement Systems (ERCES). And auto-generate submittable reports for compliance with FCC and local code requirements.

Kits include our tablet-based SeeHawk® Touch software, lightweight IBflex® scanning receiver, and accessories for in-building, outdoor, or uplink testing.

Grid Test Features

  • Simultaneous testing – automatically test multiple public safety, cellular network, WiFi and private radio frequencies with one tap
  • Automated reports – pass-fail grading to comply with NFPA, IFC, and local codes
  • Uplink (optional) – automatically measure signal quality from the building to the radio site
  • Signal quality – fast, accurate, repeatable measurements for P25, DMR, TETRA, LTE/FirstNet and UMTS
  • Cloud reporting and automation – bring your test data and workflows to the cloud with SeeHawk™ Central

Additional Features

  • Commissioning – automatically incorporate equipment room tests into public safety testing reports
  • Indoor walk testing – detailed data for network design, baseline testing and optimization
  • Spectrum analysis mode – troubleshooting and equipment room testing, right on your tablet
  • Antenna verification tool (optional) – fast troubleshooting for DAS and small cell commissioning
  • Outdoor mode (optional) – drive and walk testing for cellular and LMR networks with automatic GPS mapping


"We did the coverage testing in about 25% of the time planned. It really has changed the way we do business."

Jason Chambers
Service Manager – Day Wireless Systems
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We can answer your questions about our testing solution and the PCTEL® Certified Public Safety Tester training program.

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