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Gap Wireless open house showcases expanded facility

Advanced testing highlighted at wireless distributor's Mississauga facility


Great test lab

Great test lab

Gap Wireless, a leading distributor of products and services for the mobile broadband and wireless market based in Mississauga ON, welcomed 50 guests at an open house event this week, showcasing the company’s new 15,000-square-foot facility.

“Gap Wireless was pleased to hold the open house to share our excitement about our recent expansion and to recognize the importance of our extended network of wireless customers, vendor partners, suppliers and supporters – relationships and partnerships that we value throughout our day-to-day business operations,” says Marc Bouvrette, president, Gap Wireless.

Of particular interest at the event were the PIM Test Chamber and the GREAT Lab (Gap Wireless RF Experimental Application and Testing Lab), which enable custom testing services to be performed. The GREAT Lab provides complete component electrical, RF & optical characterization for IP, Wi-Fi, WCDMA & LTE systems using advanced instruments & qualified technicians/engineers. These services are available as random sample quality control for VMI programs or batch/lot testing. Typical physical layer testing includes: PIM, VSWR, OTDR, insertion loss & isolation measurements; plus advanced testing of antenna pattern validation and modulation analysis.

PIM Lab

PIM Lab

Open House guests also had a preview of the new Gap Wireless booth to be unveiled at the Canadian Wireless Trade Show on October 28-29 at the Toronto Congress Centre, whereby Gap Wireless is a Gold Sponsor. The heart of the booth is an impressive truss system that will enable the company to showcase products and services from key vendor partners such as: APC, CCI, DEHN, DeltaNode, Keysight, Klein Tools, LCR Research, RFS and Tarana.

“The open house was a great opportunity to open our doors to our extended Gap Wireless network and shine a light on our service and support innovations and warehouse capability,” adds Glenn Poulos, vice-president and general manager, Gap Wireless.

Gap Wireless distributes products and solutions to mobile broadband and wireless telecommunications providers, and serves a diverse range of clients with advanced Test & Measurement solutions. The company also provides design and installation services including the advanced testing services demonstrated at the open house. The company serves both public and private sector clients and has offices across Canada and in the United States.

Attendees at open house event at Gap Wireless' Mississauga location.

Attendees at open house event at Gap Wireless’ Mississauga location.