TestQuest Opens Mobile Device and Handset Testing Office in Beijing

TestQuest, Inc., the leader in test automation and management solutions for mobile devices and applications, announced that it has opened an office in Beijing, China. The new office is in response to China’s significant growth in the handset development and manufacturing area as well as its exploding wireless market.

According to analysts at the firm Research In China, the quantity of mobile handsets manufactured in China during the first half of 2006 reached 212,594,000 units, an increase of 64.2% over the same period in 2005.

“China is the next potential handset manufacturing hub with almost 80% of the market still to be explored and developed,” said John Yuzdepski, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer of TestQuest. “The issue of quality is of prime importance to success in developing customer relationships and in differentiating from competitors; TestQuest’s powerful CountDown test platform will allow manufacturers the ability to launch next-generation mobile devices and services with confidence. This next step is an exciting one for us, signifying the next stage in our growth. China is one of the fastest growing economies in the world, and our continued expansion will allow TestQuest to speed our customers’ time-to-market and ensure a quality experience for end-users worldwide.”

TestQuest CountDown meets the challenges of today’s complex, fast-moving mobile marketplace by optimizing the testing of any mobile device or application by device manufacturers, network operators, or application developers. By supporting collaboration and test asset sharing among distributed test teams – across a campus or around the world – CountDown integrates test processes and information sharing across the mobile industry value chain, leading to accelerated launches of higher-quality mobile devices and applications.

About TestQuest
TestQuest is the leader in test automation and management solutions for mobile devices and applications. Our unique combination of test automation technology, services and methodology helps network operators, device manufacturers, component providers and application developers meet the challenges of an increasingly complex mobile and wireless world. Using TestQuest solutions, companies reduce test cycle times, improve test accuracy, collaborate to accelerate new products to market and ensure a quality end-user experience. TestQuest is a private company headquartered in San Mateo, CA with offices throughout the world.