Cell Phone Waves – Why Testing Cell Phone Waves is Crucial?

“Hello, can you hear me?” We all have heard those words. A cell phone sends and receives calls without any kind of wire connections, but how does it actually work? If you have not heard about OTA (over-the-air) testing, keep reading this. It is strongly related to the cell phone in your pocket. Read more

Verkotan Company From The Inside

Meet Arttu & Jesper — Interview with SAR Trainees

How has the summer been for Verkotan trainees? A couple of months ago, Arttu and Jesper joined Verkotan’s SAR testing team. They have been working in our laboratory the whole summer and now they will share their experiences. Read more

Verkotan Company From The Inside

Meet Andreas, Oona and Emma: Interview with Sales and Marketing Trainees

Summer is here and so are our trainees! Many new faces have joined us in recent months both in laboratories and at the office. Some of them have been working at Verkotan for a longer period and some have just started. Let us start by introducing our sales and marketing trainees Oona, Emma and Andreas. Read more

SAR Testing

France SAR regulation 1st July 2020

From the 1st of July the SAR regulation in France have changed. The National Frequency Agency (ANFR) manages all radio frequencies in France and has now extended the obligation to inform the consumer regarding the specific absorption rate (SAR) to all radio equipment emitting more than 20 mW and intended to be used near the body. Read more

SAR Testing

Mobile SAR Value – Everything you need to know about the process

Have you ever thought about how much radiation is absorbed by biological tissue when using a mobile phone? Or do you know how mobile SAR value is measured? You are about to find out! Read more

Verkotan Company From The Inside

Meet Marko Joensuu, OTA Team Leader at Verkotan

In this article one of our newest team members, Marko Joensuu tells about himself and his job as OTA Team Leader at Verkotan. We at Verkotan have decades of experience in the wireless industry and have extremely skilled employees in our team. We would now like to introduce them to you and further showcase the range of talent here at Verkotan. Read more

Certification & Approval

Verkotan Has The High Rating Alfa Credit Classification Granted by Suomen Asiakastieto Oy

Verkotan is proud to announce that it has been granted The Strongest In Finland Platinum- certificate. Read more

Press Release

Press Release: Verkotan Expands its 5G Test Services – Now Also Providing Accredited FR1 Active Antenna Test Service for Base Stations According to 3GPP TS38.141-2

With the expansion in 5G active antenna test service field, Verkotan aims to meet their customer needs even more profoundly. With the new accredited FR1 active antenna test service for base stations Verkotan supports antenna manufacturers and teleoperators in improving their performance. Read more

Verkotan Company From The Inside

Verkotan Company From The Inside: Interview with Wireless Performance Test Engineering Trainee

Verkotan values its trainees. Trainees get to learn and utilise their knowledge in real working environment while Verkotan gets fresh spirit and innovative ideas. Both sides have found this to be a well working combo. Read more

5G Wireless

Verkotan provides FR1 Active Antenna Testing Service According to 3GPP TS38.141-2

Starting from March 2020 Verkotan provides FR1 Active Antenna Testing Service according to 3GPP TS38.141-2, 6.2 radiated transmit power and 7.2 OTA sensitivity for base stations and ancillary equipment. Verkotan is one of the first commercial laboratories to provide this high-quality accredited test service for 5G NR OTA testing certification. Read more