Spirent Supports China Telecom's Accelerated Advancement to 5G Standalone

Spirent Communications plc (LSE:SPT), the trusted provider of test, measurement, assurance and analytics solutions for next-generation devices and networks, has announced its work with China Telecom on system-wide performance verification and assessment efforts for 5G Standalone (SA) network equipment, the company said.

China Telecom used Spirent Landslide to test 5G core network commercial equipment from four vendors, conducting end-to-end system function verification and interoperability. This development marks a critical step forward in the scaled deployment of 5G SA networks.

In the tests for China Telecom, Spirent Landslide is used to simulate large-scale 5G devices and base stations to test scenarios such as large-scale end point registration, session setup and service traffic ramp-ups for core network elements. These tests and verifications help China Telecom validate and assess system stability and resource utilization of 5G core network equipment from different vendors.

Spirent Communications offers test, measurement, analytics, and assurance solutions for next-generation devices and networks. The company provides products, services and information for high-speed Ethernet, positioning and mobile network infrastructure markets, with expanding focus on service assurance, cybersecurity and 5G. For more information, visit www.spirent.com.