History

History of NTest Inc.

More than 20 years of excellence

At NTest, our history has helped to define the future.

We were the first to develop remote fiber test systems (RFTS). Our singular focus on fiber optics gives us the ability to bring the best solutions to markets around the world.

Today, NTest products including FiberWatch™ are trusted by telecommunications providers in over 40 countries. We offer an unmatched combination of experience in fiber optics and RFTS technologies.

NTest is part of the Alcon Technologies group in Minneapolis, MN, USA. Alcon Technologies is a supplier of Automatic Protection Switches, RFTS subsystems and optical components, and was originally formed as a spin-off of ADC's iVAM™ product line.

NTest heritage reflects a deep technological passion to help our customers deliver maximum network uptime and maintain service level agreements anywhere, anytime. We’re inside the world’s fastest networks connecting global businesses, mission-critical infrastructure, offices, neighborhoods, and most importantly, people.

At NTest, we’re leading the way.

A History of Innovation

Passive Optical Network Monitoring