SOURCE: VeriWave

December 11, 2006 08:00 ET

VeriWave Opens Largest Wireless LAN Testing Lab

WaveLab Offers Equipment Vendors and Service Providers the Ability to Qualify Real-World Enterprise and Metropolitan Deployment Scenarios

PORTLAND, OR -- (MARKET WIRE) -- December 11, 2006 -- VeriWave Inc., the leading provider of performance analysis test systems, announced today the opening of the industry's largest WLAN testing facility. Located in San Jose, CA, the WaveLab enables testing of large-scale enterprise and metro size deployments that use dozens of access points and multiple switches and controllers. The newly opened lab is equipped with the industry's most comprehensive test platforms tailored to the needs of network equipment manufacturers, service providers, and integrators.

"As the average number of access points per installation continues to increase, large scale testing on WLAN systems prior to deployment is essential for developers and users of wireless networks in the enterprise and metropolitan settings," says Eran Karoly, VeriWave's vice president of marketing. "With this in mind we created a resource for our customers in which they can conduct tests of massive scale that will help bring their solutions to market faster while meeting the challenges of the most rigorous wireless environments."

Along with unrivaled scalability, the WaveLab is unique in its ability to offer a multitude of network configurations with increasing complexity. The lab utilizes the entire range of VeriWave's test applications, including VoIP, QoS, Roaming, Security, Mesh, and Benchmarking. The WaveLab is equipped with three WaveTest 90 platforms, twenty-four RF isolation enclosures and extensive rack space to support large-scale systems under test. The WaveLab is capable of generating traffic from thousands of stateful WLAN and Ethernet clients while supporting sophisticated authentication and encryption mechanisms to validate the complete range of security schemes utilized in today's wireless networks.

Pricing & Availability

The WaveLab is open and available for bookings. Costs for using the WaveLab facility vary according to time, scale and complexity. To schedule time, contact

About VeriWave

VeriWave is the leading provider of test systems for performance analysis of wireless local area network (WLAN) products. VeriWave's products are used by equipment manufacturers to accurately analyze the performance of their products, as well as by carriers and enterprise users to make the right choice when selecting WLAN equipment for deployment in their networks. For more information about VeriWave, call (503) 473-8350, or go to

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