Authorized Test Laboratories
Allion Labs, Inc. is an international engineering validation and consulting company providing one-stop solution for various IT certification, i.e., Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, Thunderbolt, HDMI, DisplayPort, MHL, HDCP, DLNA, SATA, MirrorLink, Energy Star, PicBridge, QPlay, FeliCa, IEC 62684, etc. Founded in 1991 and as a market pioneer, Allion provides quality validation, performance, certification, interoperability, compatibility and customized testing services for worldwide IT products. Beyond standard compliance, Allion also delivers ecosystem validation, OEM/ODM management, competitive analysis, and integration confirmation. The ultimate goal of Allion’s service is to help customers prevent potential risk and show the best quality of their product.
AT4 wireless is a leading network of testing laboratories offering world-class services for carrier device acceptance, performance, conformance, regulatory, field, functional and interoperability testing, as well as, worldwide compliance and type approval consulting in over 200 countries. Also AT4 wireless can provide a customized solution for network operators intending to deploy a Wi-Fi network or optimize/increase the quality of an existing one. AT4 wireless offers testing, consultancy, development and training services to a wide range of industries, including telecommunications, automotive, health, consumer electronics and security around wireless and cellular technologies. Through its one-stop-shop service for testing and compliance services to the telecommunications industry, AT4 wireless ensures an efficient access to the global markets, having the largest coverage in wireless and mobile technologies: Wi-Fi®, Bluetooth®, CHA, RFID/ NFC, GSM/GPRS/EDGE, W-CDMA/HSPA+, LTE TM.
Bureau Veritas ADT, a subsidiary of Bureau Veritas, has provided clients with professional and reliable testing and certification services since its foundation in 1988. In order to remain competitive and respond to market demands for a comprehensive solution, new services are continually developed that cover EMC, safety regulations, RF, telecommunications, GCF/PTCRB, WiMAX, Wi-Fi, OTA, battery, PV inverter, digital TV, NEBS, eco-design of energy-related products (ErP), as well as power consumption testing and certification services. With a knowledgeable and professional team, clients are offered comprehensive services including consulting for related test requirements, detailed testing, certification process and assistance with obtaining the certifications in the shortest amount of time. Bureau Veritas ADT is also approved to test to the CTIA and Wi-Fi Alliance Test Plan for RF performance evaluation of Wi-Fi Mobile Converged Devices and can conduct a full range of Wi-Fi tests.
CETECOM, a subsidiary of RWTÜV AG with headquarters in Essen (Germany), is a worldwide leading provider in testing and certification services for the mobile communications and wireless industry with several state-of-the-art testing laboratories in Europe, U.S.A. and Asia. CETECOM has two Wi-Fi Alliance Authorized Test Laboratories. CETECOM Inc. is located in Milpitas, CA and is fully equipped and accredited to offer a wide variety of services in the following areas: Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, 2G/3G technologies in mobile communications, regulatory testing and type approvals. CETECOM ICT Services GmbH is located in Saarbruecken, Germany and offers a wide-variety of services to test interfaces, protocols and functionality in almost all fields of telecommunication and radio.
The SGS Group is the global leader and innovator in inspection, verification, testing and certification services. Founded in 1878, SGS is recognized as the global benchmark in quality and integrity. With more than 75,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1,500 offices and laboratories around the world. SGS Group can provide comprehensive wireless services of Wi-Fi, LTE, MIMO OTA, Bluetooth, USB, NFC, WPC, SAR, FT, Regulatory (EMC/RF/Safety), ITA, RoHS, etc. to customers. SGS is also approved to test to the CTIA and Wi-Fi Alliance Test Plan for RF performance evaluation of Wi-Fi Mobile Converged Devices and can conduct a full range of Wi-Fi tests.
The Shenzhen Institute of Telecommunications is a leading high-tech, objective and independent third-part test institute. SIT offers one-stop testing and consultation services, including EMC, SAR, OTA, Wi-Fi, Safety, Bluetooth, RF function, audio performance, environment and reliability of battery and charger, and has been accredited by CNAS, DAKKS, and CTIA. SIT is customer-focused and provides authoritative, quality and convenient services.
The State Radio_monitoring_center Testing Center (SRTC) is a global testing and calibration laboratory. They have 13 domestic and foreign authority certifications and qualification accreditations that provide a variety of testing services in accordance with China Type Approval (CTA), CCC, FCC, CE, IC, GCF&PTCRB, CCF, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and Japan Technical Conformity. SRTC has a first-class testing environment, equipment, scientific quality management system, professional technicians and excellent technical capabilities. Its technical capabilities cover the technical area of RF, Protocol, EMS, Electrical Safety, electromagnetic exposure, RoHS, Information Safety, SAR calibration etc., which offers one-stop domestic and international testing and certification services.
TA Technology (Shanghai) Co, Ltd. is a global certification and test service provider in Shanghai, China, specializing in communications product testing. TA was founded in 2002, and became a Wi-Fi Alliance Authorized Test Laboratory in August 2008. In addition to supporting Wi-Fi testing, TA is an authorized test laboratory for CTIA (Cellular Telecommunication and Internet Association) and has received CNAS accreditation. TA also offers SAR and EMC testing for communication products and can make the corresponding CE/ FCC/ DGT certification reports for SAR. TA continues to improve its technological capability and cooperates with other laboratories in areas such as data comparison, technical seminars, etc. As a global third-party certification and test provider, TA upholds the principles of scientific rigor and fairness to offer best services in international and national consulting, testing and customer support.
Telecommunication Metrology Center of MIIT is a leading high-tech research and test laboratory providing open services on product inspection, verification and technical assessment as well as testing instrument metrology. The accredited test scope covers various products with 2G/3G/4G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Zigbee, NFC, RFID, CTIA, USB, etc. TMC also plays an important role in standardization organizations worldwide contributing a large number of telecommunication product standards, metrology standards and test specifications.
TTA is an information technology (IT) standards organization that provides onestop services for the establishment of IT standards and provides testing and certification for IT products. TTA’s scope of standardization includes the fields of telecommunications, IT, radio communication and broadcasting. To date, TTA has established approximately 2,000 standards. The testing and certification services cover the full suite of international and domestic standards and encompass a wide range of products related to the telecommunication industries such as digital broadcasting and mobile communication equipment and terminals as well as computer networking hardware and software.
TÜV Rheinland is a global leader in independent inspection services, founded 140 years ago. The Group maintains a presence at around 500 locations in 61 countries with 16,000 employees. The independent experts stand for quality and safety for people, the environment, and technology in nearly all aspects of life. TÜV Rheinland inspects technical equipment, products and services, oversees projects and helps to shape processes for companies. Its experts train people in a wide range of careers and industries. To this end, TÜV Rheinland employs a global network of approved labs, testing and education centers, including full-fledged laboratories providing wide scope of Wi-Fi testing. Since 2006, TÜV Rheinland has been a member of the United Nations Global Compact to promote sustainability and combat corruption.
Wipro Limited (NYSE:WIT) is the first PCMM Level 5 and SEI CMM Level 5 certified IT Services organization globally. Wipro is also assessed at Level 5 for CMMI V 1.2 across offshore and onsite development centers. Wipro is one of the largest product engineering and support service providers worldwide with presence in more than 54 geographies. The company employs 4,000+ engineers in 300+ certification and testing engagements. Wipro’s Wi-Fi Authorized Test Laboratory (ATL) is an integral part of Wipro’s Product Testing & Certification Division which offers consulting, certification and testing services around Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC, Microsoft Lync Server and Regulatory Compliances. Wipro’s Wi-Fi ATL is a world class facility located in Bangalore, India and provides full scale services around Wi-Fi Certification, Pre- Certification, Technical Consulting, Inter-Operability Testing, Performance Testing and System Testing.
Pre-Certification Test Laboratory
The University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory (UNH-IOL) provides vendor-neutral third-party testing that helps technology companies bring more interoperable products to market faster. The UNH-IOL is the only non-profit test laboratory in the world dedicated to improving interoperability between networking devices and technologies. Since 1988, the UNH-IOL has utilized its unique partnership between academia and industry to bring together equipment manufacturers, standards bodies, and researchers to improve the state of interoperability within the industry while providing invaluable experience for future engineers. The laboratory has evolved into one of the computer networking industry’s premiere proving grounds for a wide range of developing technologies.