5G Testing Discussion Panel Article
As the rollout of 5G accelerates, testing, validation and optimization of its infrastructure and devices is paramount. According to a recent report from Global Industry Analysts entitled “Global OTA Testing Industry”, the Over the Air (OTA) testing market for 5G is poised to hit almost US$1.4 billion within the next five years. That growth is due primarily to shifting dynamics and “the changing pulse of the market.
To gain a clearer picture of the testing protocols and challenges associated with 5G networks, we reached out to a panel of 5G experts to provide us with in-depth and insightful information on the how 5G is tested, and what solutions and new strategies are emerging.
Our 5G Testing panel includes: Adam Hostetter, Director of Sales, Test & Measurement for SAF North America, Kevin Ramdas, Professor of Wireless Telecommunications at Humber College and Director of Training at TelecomTRAIN, Nikhil Adnani, CTO at ThinkRF and Keysight Technologies representatives: Roger Nichols, Keysight 5G Program Manager, Rolland Zhang, FieldFox Product Manager, and Peter Schweiger, Southern Ontario Telco Account Manager.