The latest from Valid8

Valid8 CEO to Speak at IWCE 2019

Ian Carpenter, CEO of Valid8 will speak at the conference in Las Vegas on March 7 at the session titled, P25 CAP Testing of ISSI/CSSI Equipment. Carpenter, along with other panelists, will discuss the results of recent lab and field tests that the DHS S&T invested in. Attendees to the session will learn about the development of a Conformance test laboratory, a test tool capable of automated testing.

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Multi-Purpose Mobile Network Testing with Valid8

Valid8 provides comprehensive, Multi-Purpose testing including performance, conformance, load, security, flooding, fuzzing and handover tests. Find us at the Mobile World Congress Hall 1 Stand 1G60.

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Multi-Domain Mobile Network Testing with Valid8

In two weeks, we will be exhibiting at the 2019 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. At the event, we look forward to sharing the various capabilities and benefits of our Multi-Domain, Multi-Purpose, and Multi-Industry testing platform. For those of you that may not be able to attend this year, we thought it would be worth explaining what we mean by Multi-Domain.

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Valid8 participates in remote Plugtests for MCX Testing program

This was Valid8’s second year participating in the event and the focus was on supporting test cases that involved the diameter protocol of MCX Testing. Specifically, leveraging Valid8's industry leading, conformance, performance and security testing platform to test exchanges and message sequences for some of the participating companies.

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A “4G Renaissance” Means That 4G Testing is Not Going Away Soon

Network operators continue to invest in 4G technology, even with 5G soon to be released. A testing platform that supports both networks has been a challenge for operators since the beginnings of mobile technology. Valid8 makes that challenge go away with our multiple capability testing platform.

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Valid8's Single Platform Offers Multiple Testing Capabilities on Display at Mobile World Congress 2019

Valid8 will be showcasing our multi-testing capabilities at the MWC. In an intelligently connected world, testing tools have become fragmented, often requiring multiple technologies to successfully test. No matter the domain requirement, 5G, 4G, Wi-Fi, IoT, TDM/POTS, cloud-deployment or lab deployment, Valid8 is the solution. Visit our booth (Hall 1, Stand 1G60) at the 2019 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

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Project 25 CAP - The Importance of ISSI testing

In emergencies, it is critical that first responders have reliable technology to ensure seamless, efficient communication. The compliance assessment program (CAP) was created to ensure that first responders are able to react and coordinate with each other no matter what type of equipment make or model they are using to communicate. Valid8 delivers efficient, proven, cost-effective ISSI & CSSI testing in support of the P25 CAP.

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Valid8 teams with The UNH InterOperability Lab to Expand IPv6 Testing over a 4G Network

The new collaboration allows customers of the UNH-IOL to use the Valid8 4G Network Emulator, which enables the lab to run IPv6 testing over 4G, to perform their IPv6 testing. The addition of Valid8’s solution expands the types of devices customers can test at the UNH-IOL for the IPv6 testing programs.

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Ending the Cycle of Sexual Violence in Kenya

Valid8 is proud to continue its support of Freely in Hope, a faith-based nonprofit organization focused on programs that equip survivors to lead in ending sexual violence in Kenya, Zambia and South Africa.

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Have a Happy New Year!

Valid8 will be closed on New Years day January 1. We will resume normal hours on January 2. For tech support please email support@valid8.com. Check out the December newsletter featuring articles on our eNodeB Tester and 5G Emulator.

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Valid8's eNodeB Tester Delivers Comprehensive Solution for Base Station Testing

eNodeB's are a critical component of mobile network architecture. The eNodeB element on the base station is the point of connection between the network and mobile devices (UEs). Valid8's single solution for base station testing makes it easier than ever to make sure your network is prepared.

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Mission Critical Push To Talk on LTE Networks

Mission critical push to talk (MCPTT) represents those capabilities that align with the requirements of public safety organizations as part of their rapid-response programs, specifically voice communication. Valid8 has delivered the first testing capability that combines LTE MCPTT and P25 ISSI load and conformance suites in a single solution.

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The Convergence of POTS, SIP, T1 with IMS and 5G

Fixed lines are not going away, but, for many, the testing tools are. Valid8 can test POTS, SIP and T1 with a clear path to new technologies such as 5G

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Testing the newly available B42/B43 Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS)

With CBRS becoming an available spectrum, new technologies will need to be tested for performance, conformance and security in preparation for required certifications

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Valid8 Launches Updated Website, Valid8.com

We are pleased to announce the roll-out of our updated website, Valid8.com.

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Valid8 at Mobile World Congress Barcelona

Valid8 is the telecom testing company that's different. Flexibility and affordability is difficult to find in our industry, and Valid8 will continue sharing this industry-changing idea on the international stage on February 26th 2018.

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Valid8 featured at Mobile World Congress Americas

Valid8 brought a different testing paradigm to MWC17 and was featured in the premier NEXTech Zone highlighting future technologies.

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A Global Leader In Communications Chooses Agility... Again

Communications company with over 100,000 employees placed their reorder of M3 testing units, showing that flexible testing solutions and paying only for what you need means scalability and agility.

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5G - $12 Trillion in Goods and Services by 2035?

Valid8.com's 5G testing capabilities helps product manufacturers to test their product's conformance, reliability and security across a network, uncovering any potential security gaps before release.

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5G and IoT Emulation for Education and Training

In response to this critical need, Valid8.com has the tools needed for an institution or corporation to create and execute a complete training and education curriculum. Valid8.com's industry leading network emulation coupled with conformance, performance, load and security testing technology enables institutions to provide hands-on experience in areas such as:

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Security Testing Devices on Public Networks – A Costly Exercise

Security will be critical for companies that provide industrial devices that include embedded 4G LTE technologies.

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Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN) Testing

It's clear that even with the advent of new technologies, PSTN is not going away and network operators and providers will still need methods and technologies to support the testing of PSTN components such as POTS, ISDN PRI, and SIP, while also testing newer technologies such as 4G, 5G and IoT.

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The True Cost of Open Source Load and Conformance Testing

If you are considering an open source tool for your testing, ensure that you understand the hidden costs such as the ones that follow:

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Security Testing LTE Connected IoT Devices – A Cost Effective Penetration Test

TechCrunch covered some of the security issues in an article entitled, “Why IoT Security Is So Critical.” They highlighted the vulnerabilities of IoT, what was being done at the time, and what more was necessary.

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Valid8.com to sponsor Amirah Spring Fundraiser Brunch Saturday, April 8th at the Ipswich Country Club

Valid8.com is pleased to be a corporate sponsor for Amirah, a non-profit organization based in the Boston Area that provides safe homes for victims of sexual exploitation.

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Testing of Narrowband IoT

Valid8.com understands the critical nature of reliable NB-IoT testing. Our technology supports testing for device manufacturers to test their products, as well as for network operators to test their network infrastructure. Our ability to execute these tests with an array of capabilities at a low cost of ownership provides peace of mind for manufacturers and operators in the realm of NB-IoT

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