Author: Simon Allemann

Simon Allemann has been in the business for more than 15 years. He began his career as a software engineer; today, he is Product Manager for our QualiPoc walk test and service quality monitoring solutions, including QualiPoc Android, Freerider, and SmartMonitor. He defines, shapes, and markets what he’s passionate and curious about: smartphone-based mobile network testing solutions. In his posts, Simon lets readers in on the benefits of using today’s smartphones to test tomorrow’s technologies.

By | February 4, 2020 | 1,163 views

Network Performance Score: Configurator for step-by-step campaign setup

The Network Performance Score (NPS) is an integral part of our benchmarking and analytics products based on the Smart platform. In previous posts, we have discussed how the score weights the key performance indicators for a wide range of services and combines them into an overall score. With the configuration of the NPS being pertinent to reliable results, we have…

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By | August 28, 2019 | 2,212 views

Network Performance Score: Templates for easy support in all products

The initial blog post about the standardized Network Performance Score (NPS) discusses the demand for an efficient calculation method of an overall score that reflects the perceived technical performance of a network or one of its subsets such as region, period, or technology. The score considers and weights the main key performance indicators (KPIs) for a wide range of services,…

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By | December 11, 2017 | 2,381 views

HetNets/small cells: Verifying indoor deployments (part 4 of 4)

HetNets and small cell indoor deployments are an effective means to deal with the exponentially increasing data consumption in mobile networks. After the careful planning and actual installation of a new small cell network, it’s time to verify the commissioned indoor deployments and ensure quality of experience (QoE). Both are best achieved with a commercially available smartphone, designed for reliable…

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