CNLABS is an independent, vendor-neutral, interoperability lab for testing and certification of products, technologies & solutions. We offer product certifications, regulatory, interoperability, security, and 3rd party testing for Network Equipment Manufacturers, ISPs, Network Operators, Electric Utilities, and Automotive Sector.

Criterion Network Labs is one of the globally authorized IPv6 Forum test labs for the IPv6 Ready Logo certification program. We also offer product certifications from the Open Networking Foundation. Other test programs from the lab focus on emerging network technologies like SDN, NFV, Virtualization, and Cloud Transformation. We also undertake testing for initiatives related to Smart City Transformation and IoT.

CNLABS is also a TEC designated CAB and is authorized to undertake regulatory testing in India for the MTCTE Scheme. It is the first laboratory in India to be designated by TEC for RFC Conformance testing related to IPv6, Routing protocols, and other protocol RFCs.

CNLABS is ISO/IEC 17025:2017 accredited by the National Board of Accreditation for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL) in the field of Electronics. The internationally recognized accreditation provides additional confidence to our customers on competency, quality and reliability of test results from the lab.

We take leadership roles in several industry forums, conduct plugfests for interoperability, and have organized events like Open Tech India to help build the SDN/NFV ecosystem. Our lab also makes contributions to projects like Atrium, OpenCORD, OpenStackONOSOpenDaylightOPNFV and other Linux Foundation projects to help accelerate the adoption of next-generation network solutions and to further initiatives around NFV, Edge, 5G. We are also one of the founding members and the Knowledge Partner of the Bharat IPv6 Forum, the India chapter of the global IPv6 Forum, focussed on increasing IPv6 adoption in India and with a vision to develop India’s own IPv6 root server.

Our primary test facility is located in Bangalore, India, and our satellite test center is located in Santa Clara, California. CNLABS is an independent division of Criterion Networks.

Interoperability | 3rd Party Testing | Certifications