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7layers
IndustryTesting laboratories
Founded1999
HeadquartersRatingen, Germany
ParentBureau Veritas

7layers is an international group of testing laboratories specialised in testing and certifying wireless communication devices.[1][2][3][4][5]

History[edit]

Since its foundation in 1999[1] 7layers became a partner for businesses involving wireless communication products. In 2013 the company was bought by Bureau Veritas.[6][7][8][9]

Tasks & Accreditations[edit]

7layers offers its services for a variety of industries developing and implementing wireless communication devices and modules, serving businesses such as automotive device manufacturers by testing DSRC-V2X devices for car connectivity.[10][11] Further clients are e.g. component and end manufacturers or network providers for whom they test and certify communication technologies like LTE,[12][13][14] Bluetooth,[15][16] HSPA[17] and Wi-Fi.[18] Besides 7layers is a member of international open industry groups such as the Continua Health Alliance which is specialised in wireless health, set to develop advanced technologies for a connected and smart individual healthcare.[19] The company offers progressive testing solutions like InterLab Live, InterLab EVO, a web based test management system for test laboratories.[20][21] In accordance to ISO/IEC 17025 7layers is accredited by well-established accreditation bodies such as the German DAkkS[22] or the US A2LA.[23]

Branches[edit]

The 7layers group has its headquarters in Ratingen, Germany[24] with test & service centers in China,[25] Japan, South Korea and the United States of America.[1] The head office of the parent company Bureau Veritas is located in Neuilly-sur-Seine (France).[26]

Memberships in industry groups (selection)[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Business Profile of 7layers on Crunchbase". https://www.crunchbase.com/organization/7-layers-ag#section-overview. Retrieved September 25, 2018.
  2. "FIME and 7layers Simplify NFC Certification". FIME (Company). March 31, 2015. https://www.fime.com/press-documents/fime-and-7layers-simplify-nfc-certification.html. Retrieved September 27, 2018.
  3. Global Long-term Evolution (LTE) Test Equipment Market Research Report 2018, Globalinforesearch.biz, July 2018. Retrieved September 27, 2018.
  4. 7layers, Bluetooth World 2018. Retrieved September 27, 2018
  5. Profile, Detroit Autorama. Retrieved on October 7, 2018.
  6. "Bureau Veritas: Drum prüfe, wer... - Profitable Pariser Prüfprofis" (in de). Focus Money. February 13, 2013. https://www.genios.de/document/FOCM__PS-20130213-fomo-0014. Retrieved September 26, 2018.
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  8. Bureau Veritas kauft 7Layers, Markt+Technik, Nicole Wörner, German, January 8, 2013. Retrieved on September 29, 2018
  9. Transfer Partners begleitet Übernahme von 7Layers durch Bureau Veritas, Transfer Partners. Retrieved on October 6, 2018
  10. Freie Fahrt für freie Maschinen : zur Ethik des vernetzen Autos, Springer Science+Business Media, 2013, p. 34-37, ATZ agenda Deutsche Au, (German), ISSN 2194-9174, Springer-Link
  11. "OmniAir Launches World`s First V2X Connected Vehicle Certification Program". Automotive Monitor Worldwide. October 23, 2017. https://www.genios.de/document/AUMO__102048860. Retrieved September 26, 2018.
  12. Aeroflex und 7Layers kooperieren, Markt+Technik, Nicole Wörner, German, April 4, 2012. Retrieved on October 7, 2018.
  13. 7layers enhances its 4G/LTE device testing capabilities with Rohde & Schwarz, Rohde & Schwarz, February 26, 2015. Retrieved on October 6, 2018
  14. "MetroPCS recognises 7layers as approved test lab for LTE". Telecompaper News. September 24, 2012. https://www.genios.de/document/TELC__05FC03AC024915172ECD7C42C60465DC. Retrieved September 26, 2018.
  15. Future Prosperity of Industrial, Scientific and Medical (ISM) Applications of Microwaves, Springer Science+Business Media, David Sánchez-Hernández, José M. Catalá-Civera, p. 93, 2001, Link to the scientific paper
  16. 16.0 16.1 "List of Bluetooth qualificiation & testing services". https://www.bluetooth.com/develop-with-bluetooth/build/service-providers/qualification-testing-services. Retrieved September 26, 2018.
  17. "New HSPA+ and LTE test services now available at 7 layers". Electronic Specifier. December 16, 2009. https://www.electronicspecifier.com/test-and-measurement/new-hspa-and-lte-test-services-now-available-at-7-layers. Retrieved September 26, 2018.
  18. 18.0 18.1 "List of members of the WiFi Alliance". https://www.wi-fi.org/membership/member-companies. Retrieved September 26, 2018.
  19. 19.0 19.1 "List of Continua Health Alliance Contributor members". p. 5. https://pdfs.semanticscholar.org/presentation/9361/e2bb66e452cb91f586bb9bef8733bcbfdb6a.pdf. Retrieved September 26, 2018.
  20. "Interlab EVO description". April 27, 2017. http://www.online-testautomation.com/interlab-evo/. Retrieved September 27, 2018.
  21. 7layers eröffnet neue Absorberhalle, Markt+Technik, Nicole Wörner, August 20, 2015. Retrieved on October 6, 2018.
  22. "List of DAkkS accredited bodies". September 25, 2018. https://www.dakks.de/en/node/1155?Sachgebietsnummer=A16. Retrieved September 25, 2018.
  23. "Accreditation certificate by A2LA". February 28, 2018. https://portal.a2la.org/scopepdf/3699-01.pdf. Retrieved September 25, 2018.
  24. "Homepage of Bureau Veritas/7Layers: About". https://www.7layers.com/about-us/bureau-veritas. Retrieved September 25, 2018.
  25. C63 goes to Shenzhen, China!, p. 96 - 97, [IEEE Electromagnetic Compatibility Society], IEEE Electromagnetic Compatibility Magazine, ( Volume: 5 , Issue: 2 , Second Quarter 2016 ), Don Heirman, August 18, 2016. Online-Link
  26. "Veristar press release". October 17, 2008. https://www.veristar.com/portal/veristarinfo/detail?content-id=/repository/collaboration/sites/veristarinfo/web%20contents/bv-content/news/bvNewsEvents/bvmoving3&version=1. Retrieved September 25, 2018.
  27. "Member profile at CW". https://www.cambridgewireless.co.uk/members/7843-7layers-gmbh/. Retrieved September 26, 2018.
  28. "List of current members of the ETSI". https://www.etsi.org/membership/current-members. Retrieved September 25, 2018.
  29. "List of LoRa certification test houses". https://www.lora-alliance.org/certification-test-houses. Retrieved September 27, 2018.
  30. "New members for OmniAir Consortium". September 24, 2014. http://www.itsinternational.com/categories/charging-tolling/news/new-members-for-omniair-consortium. Retrieved September 25, 2018.
  31. "7layers, member of PMeV" (in de). https://www.pmev.de/index.php?id=66&company=@. Retrieved September 27, 2018.
  32. "Three 7layers Entities Have Been PTCRB Accredited for LTE Category M Test and Certification". September 28, 2017. https://www.gsma.com/membership/three-7layers-entities-ptcrb-accredited-lte-category-m-test-certification. Retrieved September 25, 2018.
  33. "List of ZigBee Alliance members". https://www.zigbee.org/zigbeealliance/our-members/. Retrieved September 27, 2018.

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