This Day On The Street
Continue to site
ADVERTISEMENT
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Sequans Communications S.A. Selects Aricent Group To Test LTE User Equipments (UEs)

BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS -- Aricent Group, a global innovation and technology services company, announced today it is working with Sequans Communications S.A. (NYSE: SQNS) a 4G chipset vendor, to deliver field and lab testing of User Equipment (UE) like M2M devices, Customer Premise Equipment (CPE), Smartphones, and USB dongles, which are based on the SEQUANS 4G-LTE chipsets.

Aricent Group's Network Consulting and Integration Services (NCIS) team has a great depth of LTE experience, which will be leveraged during solution integration and testing at Sequans' customer sites worldwide. The project requires the rapid mobilization of a worldwide team highly specialized in 4G technologies to analyze root causes and guide the chipmaker's engineering team to identify and resolve potential issues. Aricent will leverage its 4G-LTE Lab in Gurgaon, India to enable enhanced troubleshooting and diagnoses.

In addition, Aricent Group's Device Testing offering will enable Sequans to participate in acceptance and conformance testing as per LTE-3GPP specifications and will help operators accept and deploy SEQUANS products into their networks.

"Aricent Group's strong expertise in next generation technologies and in-depth understanding of end-to-end LTE environments helps our customers shorten the time-to-market for their new Sequans-based LTE designs," said Sequans' Vice President of worldwide sales, Sylvie Deschamps.

"This engagement underscores Aricent's unique abilities to support chip makers, device manufacturers, and operators in their 4G/ LTE deployments," said Hamid Modarressi, Aricent Group Vice President of Business Development. "Our best-in-class achievements in device and protocol testing will enable clients such as Sequans to create significant competitive advantages and rapidly grow their footprint among device manufacturers and operators."

About Sequans Sequans Communications S.A. (NYSE: SQNS) is a 4G chipmaker, supplying LTE and WiMAX chips to original equipment manufacturers and original design manufacturers worldwide. Founded in 2003 to address the WiMAX market, the company expanded in early 2009 to address the LTE market. Sequans is based in Paris, France with additional offices throughout the world, including United States, United Kingdom, Israel, Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan, and China. www.sequans.com; Twitter: www.twitter.com/sequans

About the Aricent Group

The Aricent Group is a global innovation and technology services company that helps clients imagine, commercialize, and evolve products and services for the connected world. Bringing together the communications technology expertise of Aricent with the creative vision and user experience prowess of frog, the Aricent Group provides a unique portfolio of innovation capabilities that seamlessly combines consumer insights, strategy, design, software engineering, and systems integration. The client base includes communications service providers, equipment manufacturers, independent software vendors, device makers, and many other Fortune 500 brands. The company's investors are Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., Sequoia Capital, The Family Office, Delta Partners, and The Canadian Pension Plan Investment Board.

1 of 2

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Submit an article to us!
SYM TRADE IT LAST %CHG

Markets

DOW 17,748.50 -179.70 -1.00%
S&P 500 2,070.14 -19.32 -0.92%
NASDAQ 4,892.6980 -46.6290 -0.94%

Partners Compare Online Brokers

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs