This work is performed under the following financial assistance award 70NANB20H005 from U.S. Department of Commerce, National Institute of Standards and Technology.
MCS-TaaSting aims to fulfil the specific needs of the mission critical communications community in terms of compliance testing. The MCS-TaaSting approach will allow cost efficient regular and frequent testing, re-testing, certification and re-certification of the myriad and increasing combinations of devices, operating systems, middleware and applications. As a result, it will allow the increasingly heterogeneous industry to prove the 3GPP standards-compliance of their implementations and will give the users and operators the confidence to buy standard and interoperable products.
The first pre-verification of a mission-critical push-to-talk conformance test case has been achieved. Philip Mason talks to MCS-TaaSting preoject co-ordinator Dr Fidel Liberal about the implications for the sector. Interview[…]