Intertek Wireless Testing Lab in North America Gets PTCRB Award of Excellence

Intertek, a Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide, has announced that its wireless testing laboratory has received the 2019 PTCRB Award of Excellence in recognition of outstanding contributions to industry standards development groups, the company said.

Intertek is one of three labs, and the only lab in North America, to receive this recognition from PTCRB, a wireless certification organization in the US and Canada.

Established in 1997, PTCRB operates a certification program to ensure device interoperability on global wireless networks, based on defined test specifications and methods. With PTCRB certification, manufacturers can be confident their devices will perform according to network operator expectations. The Award of Excellence is presented each year to testing partners based on contributions to standard groups, including PTCRB/PVG and CTIA, as well as quantity and quality of certified products.

For more than 30 years, Intertek has been a provider of cybersecurity and cellular connectivity testing. Intertek´s Connected World business line provides the complete range of services needed to allow clients to launch effective, secure connected products. With 260 experts across 9 laboratories in North America, Europe and Asia, include 150 focused exclusively on cybersecurity, Intertek can meet the needs of clients from manufacturers of mobile devices and network equipment, to smart fridges and connected garage door openers, allowing them to seize the opportunities the IoT revolution brings. More: https://www.intertek.com/iot/.