iBwave Unveils Solution for Simplified LTE/5G Network Surveys


iBwave Solutions, the software provider for in-building wireless network surveys and design has announced the integration of 5G into its unique network survey solution to further expand existing LTE and P25 capabilities.

This powerful enhancement to the iBwave Mobile app with Epiq Solutions’ PRiSM Scanner will provide network professionals with an even more versatile toolset and put the power of faster, simpler and more cost-effective network survey capabilities literally in the palm of their hands.


“We understand the challenges in the rapidly evolving wireless landscape for network professionals, especially in the enterprise space,” says Kelly Burroughs, Enterprise Solutions Director. “At iBwave, we aim to provide customers with two key elements – flexibility and simplicity. With the integration of the 5G survey module into the iBwave Mobile and Epiq PRiSM scanner solution, we’ve done just that. Customers can easily add the 5G survey module, enabling them to survey LTE and 5G simultaneously saving time and costs. Additionally, for those in the Public Safety sector, a single scanner now covers P25, LTE, and 5G surveys.”

iBwave’s solution offers multiple technologies and multiple benefits:

Simplified and Cost-effective Surveying: Gone are the days of cumbersome, heavy tools and complex survey processes. The Epiq PRiSM scanner, weighing a mere 6 ounces, fits in the palm of your hand, attaches magnetically to your mobile device, and seamlessly integrates with iBwave Mobile, providing an end-to-end survey experience that is simpler and more efficient, saving both time and expense.

Multi-Technology Network Surveys: iBwave’s survey solution offers a breakthrough in versatility, enabling seamless surveying across multiple technologies. Designed with a modular and flexible approach, it caters to the evolving needs of field technicians and enterprise IT teams. With the capability to add technologies as needed to survey LTE and 5G simultaneously, it delivers the flexibility users want. This seamless solution, focused on the requirements of enterprise private and single-carrier networks, provides an affordable and efficient alternative to traditional scanners.

Elimination of Post-Processing Hassles: The iBwave Mobile and Epiq PRiSM scanner combination streamlines the survey and design experience, allowing users to visualize their data within the iBwave Mobile app and iBwave desktop design solution, eliminating the need for data transfers. This not only enhances the overall efficiency of the survey process but can also save users hours of manual work and the costs associated with it.

Rapid Analysis of Active Frequencies and Interference: Equipped with a spectrum analyzer, the Epiq PRiSM scanner enables users to quickly scan for active frequencies and analyze interference. This feature is instrumental in optimizing network performance, ensuring that users can identify and address potential issues promptly.

iBwave delivers a seamless surveying experience that empowers customers to navigate the complexities of modern wireless networks more easily and with an all-in-one handheld solution. This integrated solution caters to the diverse needs of network professionals, while offering a lightweight, cost-effective, and powerful toolset that sets a new standard in the industry.

“At the heart of this seamless survey solution is a relentless commitment to customer satisfaction,” continued Burroughs. “The benefits this unique surveying tool delivers are not merely technical enhancements; they are a testament to iBwave’s dedication to providing a surveying experience that is tailored to customer needs.”