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Agilent Technologies, Inc.

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laboratory and research supplies & equipment

High-Speed, High-Resolution Columns aid mAb characterization.

January 5, 2015

AdvanceBio Glycan Mapping columns help researchers overcome challenges associated with glycan analysis. Bonding uses a HILIC mechanism to support glycan separations to promote speed without sacrificing data quality. Glycan maps can thus be obtained in less than ten minutes with 1.8 µm particles, which benefits those analyzing and characterizing large volumes of samples during process development. Read More

test & measuring instruments

Test Set verifies USB 3.1 receiver ports.

July 16, 2014

Utilizing Agilent USB 3.1 Receiver Test Set, engineers can accurately characterize and verify USB 3.1 receiver ports in ASICs and chipsets. J-BERT's built-in and calibrated jitter sources and intersymbol interference traces enable accurate and repeatable test results. Solution provides precise emulation of pre- and post-cursor de-emphasis, built-in clock recovery to minimize setup complexity, and error counting via real-time filtering of USB 3.1-specific 128-bit/132-bit coded skip-ordered set. Read More


Control and Analysis Software supports DC power supplies.

May 14, 2014

Supporting N6705B DC Power Analyzer and APS N7900 Series DC power supplies, 14585A Control & Analysis Software gives engineers access to advanced functionality without having to write code. Program provides 4 modes of operation, including scope for short-term waveform capture, data logger for long-term waveform capture, CCDF statistical analysis, and ARB for waveform creation. Measurements can be directly logged to PC as well as exported to MS Excel spreadsheet or text file. Read More

test & measuring instruments

Portable Oscilloscopes are optimized for performance, accuracy.

May 8, 2014

With vertical resolution that allows for precise viewing of signal detail, Infiniium S-Series covers bandwidths from 500 MHz to 8 GHz with 4-channel DSO models and 16-digital channel MSO models. Features include 10-bit ADC and solid state drive. Covering 1–6 GHz bandwidths at 20 GSPS sample rate, InfiniiVision 6000 X-Series includes 2- and 4-channel DSO models and MSO models with 16 digital channels. Features include embedded OS, 6-in-1 instrument integration, and 10-digit counter. Read More

test & measuring instruments

Differential Probes can measure all signal components.

May 8, 2014

InfiniiMax III+ 4, 8, and 13 GHz differential active probes work with InfiniiMax III probe heads, complement Infiniium S-Series oscilloscopes, and are intended for general-purpose, high-speed differential bus probing. InfiniiMode technology makes probe capable of measuring all components of differential signal. With single connection, InfiniiMax III+ probes can be set to measure differential signal, single-ended A or B signals, and common-mode component of differential signal. Read More

controls & controllers

PXIe Controller suits complex, secure applications.

March 12, 2014

Intended for complex or multi-chassis systems and secure environments, M9037A is based on Intel® i7-4700EQ extended life processor. Data bandwidth of 12 GBps max, from CPU to PXIe backplane switch, is achieved using PCIe with potential of up to 24 PCIe lanes. Along with front panel-removable, 240 GB SSD, features include front panel x8 PCIe high-bandwidth connection to such external PCIe devices as second PXIe chassis or RAID storage device. Read More

communication systems & equipment, software, test & measuring instruments

RF Conformance Testing Software supports 3GPP Release 11.

March 6, 2014

Implemented during design validation and manufacturing phases, X-Series provides RF conformance testing of LTE-Advanced FDD and TDD transmitters and components to 3GPP Release 11 specification. Application, available for benchtop and modular products, provides one-button measurements for Agilent X-Series and modular signal analyzers. Accelerated measurement, SCPI programmability, pass/fail testing, and simplified operation aid design verification/manufacturing. Read More


Real-Time Oscilloscope UI enhances user options and experience.

March 5, 2014

UI for Infiniium real-time oscilloscopes offers accelerated documentation, personalized viewing, and improved usability. Engineers can manipulate data across multiple monitors and move windows, charts, and measurement results to desired position on screen. Able to be used on oscilloscope mainframes as well as offline on PC with N8900A Infiniium offline analysis software, UI displays bookmarks and composite files and offers smart markers as well as separate dockable windows. Read More

test & measuring instruments

PCB Analyzer is optimized for accuracy and repeatability.

February 14, 2014

Available for printed circuit board impedance test in manufacturing, E5063A provides advanced error-correction methods to enhance measurement accuracy, repeatability, and reproducibility and thereby improve PCB impedance test yield. ESD protection circuit is standard, and E5063A-011 time domain analysis/test wizard option supports simplified and traditional Chinese, Japanese, and Korean. Frequency options for 2-port test sets include 100 kHz to 4.5, 8.5, and 18 GHz. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals, test & measuring instruments

Network Analyzer tests simple RF passive components.

February 13, 2014

Suitable for testing handset/BNS antennas, RF cables, and filters, Model E5063A features trace noise of 0.002 dBrms and stability of 0.01 dB/°C. Unit provides calibration and data analysis capabilities, including fixture simulator function. By using analyzer with U1810B USB RF switch, engineers can build multi-DUT test solution for testing 4 antennas with single instrument. Model E5063A can also be used with 85070E dielectric probe kit for characterizing dielectric material. Read More


Simulation Software facilitates validated GNSS signal creation.

February 13, 2014

With capabilities covering real-time simulation of Satellite-Based Augmentation Systems (WAAS/EGNOS/MSAS/GAGAN/QZSS), N7609B Signal Studio for GNSS software helps create validated real-time GNSS signals that can simulate satellites for GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, BeiDou, SBAS, and QZSS. Other features include single- or multi-satellite waveform file creation, scenario information displays, static/dynamic scenario creation, and adding of up to 4 CW interference signals for jamming tests. Read More

communication systems & equipment, sensors, monitors & transducers, test & measuring instruments

USB Power Sensors offer frequency range to 67 GHz.

January 31, 2014

Offering measurement speed of 900 readings/sec, U8480 Series USB Thermocouple Power Sensors feature power linearity of less than 0.8%. Real-time measurement uncertainty feature cuts overall test time by eliminating need for manual measurement uncertainty calculations. By correcting mismatch errors caused by inserted components between device-under-test and power sensor, S-parameter and gamma correction functions further optimize measurement accuracy. Read More

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Wireless Test Set validates LTE-Advanced category 6 devices.

January 28, 2014

Created for functional and RF design validation in 4G era and beyond, E7515A UXM Wireless Test Set enables realistic verification of bidirectional category-6 performance with stable throughput at 300 Mbps downlink. Unit offers wide range of network emulator capabilities, including complex handover scenarios and VoLTE support. With combination of 2 independent 100 MHz RF transceivers, UXM enables multiple cells, carrier aggregation, MIMO up to 4 x 2, and integrated fading. Read More

test & measuring instruments

BER Test Solution accelerates design verification.

January 28, 2014

Scalable and expandable to meet future test needs, J-BERT M8020A enables accurate receiver characterization, validation, and compliance testing of single- and multi-lane devices. Unit supports 1–4 BERT channels and offers data rates up to 8.5 Gbps and 16 Gbps, with extension to 32 Gbps. Controlled from user interface via USB, tester offers built-in jitter injection, 8-tap de-emphasis, interference sources, reference clock multiplication, clock recovery, and equalization. Read More

software, vision systems

DDR Debugging Tool helps perform compliance tests.

January 27, 2014

Designed to run on Infiniium 9000A, 90000A, 90000 X-, and 90000 Q-Series oscilloscopes, U7231B-3NL DDR3 and LPDDR3 Debug Tool helps DDR memory designers perform compliance tests, discover root cause of compliance failures, and maximize design margins. Tool locates start and end of read and write bursts found in trace to enable quick timing measurements. Engineers can then navigate to areas of interest for further analysis and collect and analyze statistical data. Read More


Compliance Test Software targets HDMI 2.0 devices.

January 20, 2014

Designed for physical-layer testing of devices that use HDMI 2.0 specification, Transmitter Compliance Test Software allows engineers to use Infiniium oscilloscopes to test HDMI 2.0 transmitters. Software can store and recall previous user set-ups, and includes test-plan control to guide users through all tests. Receiver Compliance Test Software can be used with transition-minimized differential-signaling signal generator and Agilent M8190A arbitrary waveform generator to test HDMI 2.0 receivers. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals, electronic components & devices, test & measuring instruments

Wireless Test Set handles up to 32 devices in parallel.

November 21, 2013

Offering modular scalability, E6640A EXM Wireless Test Set can be configured with up to 4 independent transmit/receive channels, each of which serves as vector signal generator and vector signal analyzer. Each TRX includes 4 RF ports — 2 full-duplex and 2 half-duplex — for maximum port density. With 160 MHz bandwidth and up to 6 GHz frequency range, test set offers broad choice of multi-format coverage, ranging from LTE-Advanced in cellular to 802.11ac with MIMO in wireless connectivity. Read More


Testing Application covers SFP+, QSFP+ Ethernet standards.

November 21, 2013

Available for devices that use SFP+ (enhanced small form-factor pluggable) standards in networking and server applications, N6468A SFP+ Ethernet compliance application includes SFP+ and optional QSFP+ (quad-enhanced small form-factor pluggable) test standards as described in SFF-8431 specification. Transmitter test solution, featuring automated test script, can be used with all Infiniium real-time oscilloscopes that have bandwidths of 25 GHz or more. Read More


Radar-Profile Creation Software enables WLAN DFS testing.

November 11, 2013

Based on general-purpose vector signal generators, N7607B Signal Studio software can be used to generate dynamic frequency selection radar signals compliant with FCC-, ETSI-, and TELEC-defined profiles. Program can also create Trial List table with unique trials and features user-editable parameters within standard defined range that can be saved and recalled for repeatability tests. Flexible and scalable, software creates reference signals using application-specific graphical interface. Read More

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RF and RRM Test Systems support LTE-A carrier aggregation.

November 7, 2013

With T4010S LTE RF and T4020S LTE RRM Test Systems, user equipment developers can stress-test designs and prepare for certification prior to deployment. Software options provide coverage for LTE-Advanced Carrier Aggregation test cases as defined by 3GPP. Options make it possible to perform several required MIMO and fading tests with two downlink component carriers using single instrument, delivering scalable LTE-Advanced test set. Read More

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