VIAVI Solutions and Tait Communications Announce a Strategic Partnership

Viavi Solutions Inc. and Tait Communications announced automated test capabilities for the Tait TP9500 DMR and TP9600 P25 Series radios on the VIAVI 3920B Radio Test Platform and the 8800SX Digital Radio Test Set, formerly an Aeroflex offering. These options give end-users automated testing for Tait TP/TM 9100, TP/TM 9300, and TP/TM 9400 radio families. 

Edward Latimer, Director of Product Management of Radio Test at VIAVI said that Tait's public safety customers expect and can rest easy knowing their radios are operating to Tait's tough standards. Ellery Hurn, Partner Manager, Strategic Partnering at Tait Communications also feels Tait's partnership with VIAVI ensures that first responders can trust their radios are operating at their best.

On both the 3920B and 8800SX, the Tait DMR Auto-Test option now supports the TP9500 in addition to the TP9300 and TM9300 Series radios, while the Tait P25 Auto-Test option can now test the TP9600 along with the TP9100, TM9100, TP9400, and TM9400 Series radios. These Auto-Test options allow the test set-user to perform fast and repeatable automated testing matching the Tait maintenance specification.

VIAVI provides test and measurement equipment for critical communications, offering a broad selection of integrated, portable testing equipment and solutions across a variety of industries, including public safety, homeland security, military and paramilitary, private security, utilities, railroads, public transportation, and hospitals. Tait offers integrated voice and data communications solutions that improve workforce efficiency, safety, and are proven to perform in mission-critical environments. Tait Communications serves customers from utilities, law enforcement and police, fire and emergency response, security and defense, transport, and mining, oil, and gas industries.