W2BI, Inc. to Demonstrate New Automated Mobile Device Test System for IoT Applications, along with Smart Device Production Test Systems at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, February 22-25, 2016

New software addresses complex assembly and manufacturing issues, cost of test, and rising operating expenses using automated and modular designs that protect investment

SAN JOSE, Calif.--()--W2BI, Inc., a member of the Advantest Group (NYSE:ATE), and a leading software provider of wireless device test automation products for the world’s top mobile operators and suppliers, announced that it will participate in the annual Mobile World Congress taking place in Barcelona, Spain, February 22-25, 2016. W2BI will demonstrate its new, lower cost portable cloud-managed test environment for wireless device testing, including Internet of Things (IoT) targeted test cases. The company will also feature its SmartBox™ system-level production assembly test system, and its automated test suites that enable customers to deliver smart devices and services with improved quality and time-to-market. W2BI will exhibit its products and solutions in Hall 6, Stand 6K37, at Barcelona’s Fira Gran Via.

W2BI focuses on providing new pioneering LTE test solutions to test smart device and IoT-based technology. The company’s new portable class of test solution leverages the latest in cloud technology to manage powerful portable test environments, enabling test users to acquire test cases on-demand, and leverage the full power of the cloud for reporting, analytics and cost benefits.

W2BI will also demonstrate its next version of scalable 3D robotic SmartBox system-level production assembly test solution for smart devices, offering high-throughput, high-efficiency automated material handling with integrated testing, for up to four device units under test in parallel. Ideal for use in Production and Repair/Reverse Logistic centers, SmartBox performs comprehensive functional test and characterization. Additional features accommodate less floor space, as well as cell-to-cell material handling and innovative change-kits for retooling.

W2BI’s test automation products help customers quickly launch new high-quality smart devices in a rapidly evolving market.

About W2BI

W2BI, Inc. is an Advantest Group company and a global leader in wireless device test automation products. Serving the world’s top wireless operators, suppliers, and labs, W2BI’s software assists customers worldwide to significantly improve their device quality and time-to-market. W2BI was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in New Jersey with offices worldwide. W2BI was acquired by Advantest Corporation (NYSE:ATE) in 2013 and operates as a wholly owned subsidiary.

Contacts

For W2BI
Europe
Claudia Erspamer, claudia.erspamer@advantest.com
or
U.S.
Amy Gold, amy.gold@advantest.com

Release Summary

W2BI will participate in the annual Mobile World Congress taking place in Barcelona, Spain, February 22-25, 2016, showing wireless device test automation products.

Contacts

For W2BI
Europe
Claudia Erspamer, claudia.erspamer@advantest.com
or
U.S.
Amy Gold, amy.gold@advantest.com