PCTEL Paves a Path for Enhanced Network Testing Capabilities

By CIOReview | Monday, April 25, 2016
Marty Singer, Chairman and CEO, PCTEL

Marty Singer, Chairman and CEO, PCTEL

FREMONT, CA: PCTEL, a firm offering innovative and Performance Critical Telecom solutions launched a portfolio of User Equipment (UE) based test and measurement tools integrated with its SeeHawk brand. The company now delivers complete end-to-end solutions for cloud-based analytics, post-processing and network testing.

PCTEL’s test tool portfolio includes SeeHawk Engage, SeeHawk Go, SeeHawk Studio and SeeHawk Engage+. SeeHawk Engage helps network engineers by offering a sophisticated software application which can be downloaded to any Android smartphone integrated with a Qualcomm chipset. SeeHawk Engage+ provides an opportunity for engineers to implement multiple SeeGull scanning receivers and UEs on the same drive. SeeHawk Studio is a computer oriented tool used effectively for multi-device data visualization, post-processing and drive testing. SeeHawk Go facilitates an application based testing scenario and it can be installed on any commercial Android device. SeeHawk’s pooled licensing system also offers customers with an ability to share the software licenses across various locations.

"Small cell deployment and the Internet of Things continue to drive network densification and the demand for efficient network testing and optimization solutions," states David Neumann, Senior Vice President and General Manager, RF Solutions, PCTEL.

PCTEL’s connected solutions- designs and delivers performance antennas and site solutions for private and public wireless networks on a global basis. The company’s performance critical antenna solutions include high rejection and performance GNSS products, innovative broadband LTE and Wi-Fi solutions for fixed and mobile applications which include in-building, transit and small cell networks. Additionally, PCTEL also offers a broad portfolio of Yagi and LMR antennas.

"With SeeHawk Engage, the SeeGull IBflex, and SeeHawk Analytics, we now offer a complete PCTEL-branded solution for measuring and analyzing wireless network performance. SeeHawk Engage will also streamline the testing and analysis process for our Network Engineering Services group and enable real-time report generation for our customers," adds Neumann.