In an announcement released recently, it is known that Samsung Electronics has chosen Viavi Solutions’ TM500 Network Tester and TeraVM 5G Core Emulator to validate 5G network equipment performance.
Viavi says this partnership marks the first wrap-around testing of 5G stand-alone (SA) base station equipment, and emulating real-world conditions enables an end-to-end test of the radio access network (RAN), thereby ensuring performance and reliability in the field.
“At Samsung, we are proud to be at the forefront of 5G commercialization, delivering 5G network equipment to operators around the world, which is designed and tested to the highest standards,” said Wonil Roh, Vice President and Head of Technology Strategy Group, Samsung Networks Business. “Through close collaboration with eco-partners like VIAVI, and leveraging our R&D expertise, we will continue accelerating innovation in 5G commercial services.”
“As a mobile communications pioneer and a customer for over 15 years, Samsung’s requirements are critical inputs to the VIAVI track record for innovation,” said Rajesh Rao, Vice President, Asia Pacific and Japan, VIAVI. “Our end-to-end networking expertise and position in the industry also supports Samsung’s goals to deliver market-leading equipment and interoperable solutions in any ecosystem in which it participates, contributing to the level of excellence that Samsung’s customers have come to expect.”