The 2012 CTIA Wireless was hosted by the city of New Orleans, LA, between May 7 - 8, and, as every year, the 2012 event was the meeting place for technology experts from the carrier services, enterprise, communications, apps, content and social networking businesses. SGS showcased its US based testing lab that offers the widest range of testing for wireless technologies within the US.

The figures coming from CTIA Wireless events are always impressive. In 2012, there were more than 40,000 professional attendees and  in excess of 1,000 exhibitors occupying over 300,000sqf of exhibit space. More than 1,100 journalists and analysts gathered to see the latest technologies on display, hear the impressive list of speakers and attend sessions as part of the most comprehensive educational programme in the industry.

The SGS stand located in the Testing Solutions Pavilion presented the latest wireless testing and certification capabilities available at the SGS US wireless lab, including the ability to offer CDMA and GMS testing in one location, at our lab.  The SGS US Wireless division works in close cooperation with the global SGS network of wireless labs to offer businesses a global one-stop shop service package. This enables device manufacturers, application developers, wireless service providers and operators to quickly launch their products on any market around the world.

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SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 70,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1,350 offices and laboratories around the world.