Telecom Lead Asia: PCTEL, a provider of antenna and
scanning receiver solutions has released the SeeGull MX scanning receiver
that supports Layer 3 message reporting for UMTS/WCDMA/HSPA and GSM networks.
The company is also showcasing the scanning receiver with
its new capabilities at CommunicAsia 2012.
The SeeGull MX scanning receiver helps operators to
optimize GSM and WCDMA network settings to create a seamless customer
experience. It also helps operators to provide voice and fallback data coverage
over 4G LTE, 3G and 2G network.
With neighbor lists and other Layer 3 information from
the SeeGull MX, operators can configure their multi-technology networks to act
With the addition of WCDMA and GSM Layer 3 decoding, the
SeeGull MX continues to expand its network optimization drive testing
capabilities so that our customers can make cost-effective improvements to
their networks,” said Jeff Miller, PCTEL’s Senior Vice President of Sales and
The SeeGull MX offers WCDMA and GSM Layer 3 reporting in
addition to the previously-released TD-LTE Layer 3 capability.
With Layer 3 decoding, the solution provides operators
with reliable data on network settings and its RF measurements help operators
eliminate coverage holes and sources of interference, leading to a more
efficient, reliable, and faster network.
Fully compliant with 3GPP and 3GPP2 specifications, the
SeeGull MX is currently available directly from PCTEL or through its OEM
PCTEL acquires Envision Wireless for $1.5 million
Last year, PCTEL acquired the assets of Envision
Wireless, an engineering services business based in Melbourne, Florida.