Bluetest will exhibit at CTIA Wireless 22-24 of March in Orlando, Florida, USA together with MI Technologies

The CTIA Wireless is the premier wireless event that brings together wireless and converged communications, wireless broadband, mobile web. International CTIA WIRELESS is where the wireless world meets each year for three days of intense business, learning and networking. Bluetest and MI Technologies will have an RTS60 in the booth for live measurements and demos. You will find us in booth 1327 and you are welcome to visit us to see some live tests! For more information about CTIA Wireless click here.

Bluetest is exhibiting at Elektronik 2011 16-17 of March at Svenska Mässan, Gothenburg

Elektronik 2011 is Sweden’s new electronic trade fair where you can meet local and national electronic suppliers. The microwave cluster Microwave Road has a meeting- and information sharing point in stand B04:02 in which Bluetest will exhibit together with other member companies. If you are visiting the fair these two days, come and meet us in stand B04:02! For more information about the exhibition click here.

Spirent and Bluetest Collaborate to Advance Mobile Device RF Testing

Spirent Communications, a leader in testing wireless networks, services and devices, and Bluetest AB, a leading supplier of reverberation test systems, today announced their collaboration to advance Over-The-Air (OTA) test methods for mobile devices. Through their collective research and development, these two industry leaders will dramatically improve the time and reduce the cost required to deliver a superior user experience to mobile subscribers.

Bluetest signs distribution agreement with AIMIL Ltd. in India

Bluetest continues its market expansion with a new distributor in India. AIMIL Ltd. is now distributing Bluetest’s products on the Indian market. AIMIL is a large organization with over 500 employees and have a nationwide sales network. Bluetest can together with AIMIL be closer to customers and provide a better service to them. Contact Sunil Grover, Vice President of AIMIL Ltd., for information or enquiries on the Indian market.

The number of users of Bluetest’s LTE/MIMO solution is growing fast

At the end of 2009 Bluetest released the LTE/MIMO OTA solution and today 16 customers worldwide are now using the active LTE/MIMO 2x2 solution to test and develop LTE User Equipment. This is a tremendous growth of users for Bluetest’s LTE/MIMO solution. Along with the rapid growth on the LTE device market the number is expected to increase in the future.

Bluetest doubles its revenue during 2010

Bluetest has during the calendar year 2010 doubled its revenue. The major growth has been in the LTE/MIMO testing field where now more than 15 LTE/MIMO Reverberation Test Systems are installed and in daily use by mobile phone manufacturers and operators around the world. Bluetest has also during the year broken in to a number of new markets, which helped with the growth.

ALMI Invest and K-Svets Venture invest 6 MSEK in Bluetest

To further speed up the pace in the rapidly growing company Bluetest, based in Gothenburg, ALMI Invest Västsverige (ALMI Invest West Sweden) makes a second investment together with K-Svets Venture of 6 MSEK in the company.

Earlier this year Apple´s Steve Jobs talked about the widespread difficulties that the wireless industry suffers in verifying the performance of smartphones. Bluetest's patented solution is up to 10 times faster and much more cost-effective than traditional technologies.

Bluetest receives the first RTS60 order

The RTS60 was introduced to the market at the end of August this year as the improved replacement for the HP700. The RTS60 has, among other features, improved accuracy and a number of new options like USB and/or Ethernet control of the DUT. One month after the introduction, Bluetest receives the first order for the new system from a customer that is designing highly advanced mobile terminals.

New Generation of Systems – RTS

Bluetest is today launching a new generation of Reverberation Test Systems (RTS). The system includes a highly improved mode stirring concept that takes the performance for OTA measurements to a new level. The mode stirring concept means better accuracy, better repeatability and better stability on measurements. The systems are still very compact and can be placed in virtually any office space. Maintenance, service and calibration is as in the past easy, fast and cost effective.

Article about Bluetest in Microwave Journal

Microwave Journal publish an article about the reverberation test technology in the August issue of the magazine. The article describes the advantages of using a reverberation test system for MIMO antennas. For the full article is available here

Bluetest selected to be highlighted at the Telecom Council Innovation Showcase @ CTIA Enterprise & Applications in San Francisco October 6 - 8.

Bluetest has been selected from over 100 wireless companies to be highlighted at the upcoming Telecom Council Innovation Showcase @ CTIA Enterprise & Applications in San Francisco October 6 - 8. Innovative companies were selected by judges from AT&T, Verizon Wireless, Nokia, NTT Docomol, Huawei, Qualcomm, Motorola and others based standard Telecom Council criteria – innovation, momentum, viability, and management. Telecom Council

Bluetest expands the number of users for the LTE/MIMO OTA Solution

Bluetest has during the last month received orders from 5 new customers on the LTE/MIMO TRP, TIS and Throughput OTA test solution. The Bluetest LTE/MIMO OTA solution was released at the end of 2009 and has since then been ordered/installed at customers in Asia, Europe and the USA. Feedback from customers that uses it on a daily basis is very positive, where they say that it is a very easy to use and fast solution, where it is possible to get reliable and repeatable throughput results in some minutes.

Bluetest launches HSPA TPUT software for the HP700 System

Bluetest is increasing the range of tests that can be performed in the HP700 System with HSPA TPUT (throughput) Software. The software has been out for beta testing at a number of customer sites, all customers that have been testing the software are very satisfied. It is a fast and easy to use application, which gives repeatable throughput results in a few minutes. For more information about the TPUT software contact Bluetest or your local sales contact.

Bluetest beats expectation, new all time high sales

Bluetest has received 8 orders during the last 4 months and already now set a new all time high for the fiscal year 2010 (2009-05-01 – 2010-04-30). This is the 4th year in a row of increasing sales. Several of the recent new orders have been with the new LTE MIMO option which allows high speed and repeatable active MIMO/LTE measurements in minutes for LTE enabled devices. The option includes new hardware and software modules for LTE TRP, TIS and Throughput measurements.

Bluetest receive new LTE MIMO OTA order

Today Bluetest received its 4th LTE MIMO order since this option was released 2010-02-05 and the demand for this solution is growing rapidly among Bluetest's existing customers as well as from many new customers.

Fast TIS Option for HP700 - TIS in 3 minutes per channel

The Bluetest newly developed algorithm for TIS measurements together with the Bluetest chamber technology enables the TIS measurements in only 3 minutes/channel. Together with the markets fastest TRP measurements, the Fast TIS option will dramatically increase the throughput in the test lab.

Bluetest receives LTE MIMO throughput order

Today Bluetest received its first order, from a world-leading wireless company, of the new LTE MIMO option. This option for the Bluetest HP 700 chamber is the first of its kind to be able to do high speed and repeatable active MIMO/LTE measurements in minutes for LTE enabled devices. The option includes new switch hardware and software modules for LTE TRP, TIS and throughput measurements.

Bluetest - Gold Sponsor at iWAT 2010

Bluetest is the Gold Sponsor of the 2010 International Workshop on Antenna Technology iWAT in Lisbon, Portugal, March 1 - 3, www.iwat2010.it.pt. Bluetest's founder Prof. Per-Simon Kildal will give a keynote presentation on "OTA measurements of wireless stations in reverberation chamber (RC) versus anechoic chamber (AC): from accuracy models to testing of MIMO systems". Bluetest will give a presentation on "Active Throughput Measurements for Complete MIMO WLAN Systems using Dual Reverberation Chamber Technique".

New Order from Japan

Bluetest Received a new order for one HP700 System from Japan. The customer is one of the biggest player in the mobile handset area. With this order Bluetest has delivered 9 systems to Japan.

4 new orders within 3 weeks

The interest in using Bluetest chambers for very fast measurements of antenna efficiency, TRP, TIS and MIMO/antenna diversity gain is increasing rapidly worldwide. This was confirmed by 4 orders during the last 3 weeks of the Bluetest HP chamber to be installed in Sweden, Korea, Taiwan and Japan. Three of these orders were from new customers, while one was a repeated order from an already existing customer.

Echokammern: Eine Revolution in der Antennen-Messtechnik

An article about the Bluetest reverberation chamber technology has been published in the German magazine Elektroniknet. Click here to access the article (German only).

The Bluetest chambers are the fastest and most cost effective OTA test chambers for SISO and MIMO devices using small antennas. They are also the most easy to use and maintain. The sales growth over the last three years has been about 500%.

Almi Invest and QuieTek invest in Bluetest

During the spring, Almi Företagspartner set up a new venture capital company, Almi Invest AB. The aim is to improve access to venture capital for companies in their initial stages and expansion phases. Almi Invest is now making its first investment in Bluetest, a company which has developed a new method for testing wireless products. This investment is being made in partnership with QuieTek, a leading Taiwanese testing company. Together, Almi and QuieTek are investing a total of SEK 4 million.

Two Bluetest HP chamber orders from Japan

Bluetest has recieved two orders for Bluetest HP chambers in June from our Japanese distributor TOYO. These are our sixth and seventh orders from Japan in little over a year. The Japanese market is usually difficult to break into unless you have a product and distributor of high quality. Seven orders of a product using a new technology, in little over a year, is solid proof that Bluetest has both.

Bluetest signs distribution agreement with GIGACOMP for Germany, Switzerland, and Austria

"GIGACOMP is one of the leading RF specialists in Central Europe and we are very happy to add GIGACOMP as a Bluetest distributor for Germany, Switzerland, and Austria" says Mats Andersson, CEO of Bluetest AB.

"The revolutionary Bluetest technology will give our customers a significant cost and time to market advantage. The performance of wireless devices with small single and/or multiple (MIMO and/or diversity) antennas can be evaluated in minutes in a very compact, cost effective, and easy to use system." says Dr. Bernd Fleischmann, Managing Director of GIGACOMP GmbH.

New sales record for Bluetest 2008/2009

Bluetest sales are accelerating despite the economic turmoil on the world markets. The turnover for the fiscal year May 2008 - April 2009 has increased by 177% compared to the previous year and by about 450% compared to two years ago.

Bluetest HP chamber order to MI Technologies

Bluetest's US distributor MI Technologies recieved today a Bluetest HP chamber order from a large US based wireless company. This is MI Technologies first Bluetest order in the US and it will be Bluetest chamber no. 8 to be installed in North-America. The interest in the Bluetest reverberation chamber technology has accelerated during the last year as more and more companies have become aware of the significant cost and time savings that can be made in using this technology for extremely fast OTA measurements of devices with small single or multiple antenna configurations.

SAMS 2009 to be arranged by Bluetest May 14th

The 22nd annual meeting of SAMS (Swedish Antenna Measurement Society) will take place at Lindholmen Science Park May 14th. There will be technical presentations before lunch, followed by visits to Bluetest AB and some other places of interest after lunch.

For those interested in giving a presentation or attending SAMS 2009, please follow the instructions in the SAMS 2009 invitation that can be found here.

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Bluetest in the media

Kelly Hill, rcrwireless.com
October 19, 2018
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October 7, 2018
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October 5, 2018