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Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies Joins Next Generation Mobile Networks Alliance to Advance 5G Technology

July 27, 2016

Alliance Provides Forum for Discussing 5G Test Requirement Highlights:

  • Keysight and Anite (now part of Keysight) offer leading-edge solutions for designing and testing mobile networks
  • Keysight delivers a broad set of simulation and measurement solutions for sub-6 GHz, cmWave and mmWave 5G systems
SANTA ROSA, Calif. – Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Test Pattern Generator cuts ATPG runtime from days to hours.

July 14, 2016

Built on test generation, fault simulation, and diagnosis engines that are extremely fast, TetraMAX® II ensures patterns are ready when early silicon samples are first available for testing. Pattern reduction enables designers to shorten time of testing, while memory efficiency enables utilization of all server cores regardless of design size. Reuse of design modeling and rule checking infrastructure, as well as user and tool interfaces, ensures designers can quickly deploy TetraMAX II risk-free. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Future Electronics Announces Global Agreement with Pericom

June 27, 2016

Montreal, Canada – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components founded in Montreal, Quebec, Canada  in 1968 by Robert Miller, is pleased to announce the completion of a contract to sell Pericom products worldwide, following the recent acquisition of Pericom Semiconductor by Diodes Incorporated. Under the terms of this new agreement, Future Electronics is... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Lab Brick Signal Generator offers up to 80 dB power control range.

June 3, 2016

Covering 6–18 GHz range, LMS-183DX offers power control range of 80 dB (+10 to -70 dBm) from 6–13 GHz and 65 dB (+10 to -55 dBm) from 13–18 GHz. Max harmonics are -25 dBc (-38 dBc typ) when unit is set to +10 dBm output power. Controlled and powered via USB, portable unit weighs <1 lb and typically operates with VSWR at 1:4:1 (2.0:1 max). Features include phase-continuous linear frequency sweeping, internal/external 10 MHz reference, and optional pulse modulation. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Signal Generator (2-8 GHz) features -40 dBc harmonic performance.

June 2, 2016

Operating in 2–8 GHz range with resolution of 100 Hz and 100 µsec switching time, LMS-802DX has power control range of 80 dB (+10 to -70 dBm). Features include phasecontinuous linear-frequency sweeping, internal/external 10 MHz reference, and optional pulse modulation. Operated and powered through USB, Lab Brick signal generators are controlled via included GUI or through API. ROHS-compliant products can be used with any PC or laptop computer with USB 2.0 port and Windows OS. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Programmable Clock Generators deliver power, flexibility.

June 2, 2016

Respectively available in 4 x 4 mm 24-QFN and 3 x 3 mm 20-QFN packages, VersaClock® 3S 5P35023/5P35021 can replace multiple crystals or XOs. Proactive power conservation, performance-based power balancing, and dynamic frequency control (supported by OTP memory), Overshoot Reduction Technology, and 2 differential outputs are standard. Differing in number of single-ended LVCMOS outputs, both models have digitally controlled oscillator supplying system with 32.768 KHz clock. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Arbitrary Waveform Generator tests HDMI 2.0 receivers.

May 31, 2016

Featuring 65 GSa/s sample rate and 25 GHz analog bandwidth, Model M8195A offers integrated HDMI 2.0 receiver compliance test solution. N5990A automated compliance and device characterization test software provides HDMI sink test option as well as option for HDMI extended display identification data, consumer electronics control, and high-bandwidth digital content protection tests. With channel duplication capability, signal generator allows for addition of intra-pair skew within instrument. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Waveform Generator handles diverse jobs via 3-in-1 functionality.

May 26, 2016

With basic, advanced, and digital modes, AWG4000 Series weighs <15 lb, incorporates 10.1 in. touchscreen, and offers 2 analog channels, up to 2.5 GSPS sampling rate, 750 MHz bandwidth, 14-bit vertical resolution, up to 64 Mpt/ch arbitrary memory, sequence with up to 16,384 entries, and 32-bit digital channels. Memory and digital outputs can be upgraded in field. This portable signal generator offers basic arbitrary/function generation (AFG) UI as well as Windows-based UI. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Bliley Technologies Introduces the World's Lowest Power OCXO

May 24, 2016

Erie, PA – Bliley Technologies, leader in high performance frequency control devices, today announced the world's lowest power ovenized oscillator, the LP102 OCXO. Offering exceptional stability and phase noise performance in a product that consumes only 135mW, the LP102 represents a major innovation in the frequency control industry. "The goal with our LP102 product line was to offer... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Signal Generators feature 125 MSa/s sample rate.

May 23, 2016

Capable of generating 5 MHz and 10 MHz sine wave respectively, Models SFG-205 and SFG-210 are single-channel arbitrary/function waveform generators featuring 3.5 in. color display and numeric keypad. Units include non-volatile memory to create, store, and recall arbitrary waveforms of up to 16,000 points with 14-bit vertical resolution. With USB port on rear panel, users can interface with application software to create and load arbitrary waveforms. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Programmable Oscillators enhance embedded system performance.

May 12, 2016

Offered in 5 x 7 mm LCC, 5 x 3.2 mm LCC, and 16-pin QFN packages, CY294X oscillators deliver performance that exceeds reference clock requirements of such high-speed interface standards as 40/100GbE, SyncE, and IEEE 1588. I²C interface enables on-board programming, and programmable clock technology is leveraged to instantly generate any frequency from 15 MHz to 2.1 GHz. RMS jitter performance is 110 fs (12 kHz, 20 MHz offset). Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Mobile Induction Generators feature intuitive user interface.

May 12, 2016

Depending on model, PICO-S, PICO-M, and PICO-L can be configured as medium frequency or high frequency energy sources from 5–150 kW. Units feature continuous, tap, and timer modes, as well as power, current, and temperature control. Plug-and-play generators are equipped with memory for up to 50 recipes and 8 individual timers with up to 600 sec runtime each. Typical applications include inspection work in power plants, heating components before joining, and induction brazing. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

New Programmable Attenuators, Signal Generators, and Switches on Display at IMS Booth #523

May 9, 2016

Newburyport, MA – Vaunix Technology Corporation, a manufacturer of USB controlled and powered test equipment, will be debuting two new test application solutions at the 2016 International Microwave Symposium (IMS) in San Francisco, the LDA-203 and the LMS-802DX. The LDA-203 is a new digital attenuator with an operating frequency of 1 to 20 GHz. It features a 0 to 63 dB attenuation range and... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Motion Control Chips offer direct upgrade paths.

May 9, 2016

Series PCD46x1A features single-axis (PCD4611A), dual-axis (PCD4621A), and quad-axis (PCD4641A) models. With respective QFPs of 48, 64, and 100 pins, chip package and terminal allocation of all three models are compatible with those of PCD46x1 series. Series PCD46x1A can also mount on same boards as previous chips. Functionality lets CPU connect to chips with 8-bit parallel bus connection or 4-wire serial interface. When connecting with latter, terminals D0–D5 can be used as GPIO ports. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

GL Enhances T1 E1 Emulation / Analyzer Products & Software

April 14, 2016

Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA – GL Communications Inc., announced today its enhanced T1 E1 Analyzer products and Software - now Version 10.3.23. Speaking to the media, Mr. Vijay Kulkarni, the CEO of the company said, "Our T1 E1 Analysis suite of products continues to provide the most comprehensive analysis and emulation capability of any product on the market.  Any traffic over T1 E1 lines... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies to Showcase Software, RF/Microwave Product Capabilities for Simulation, Measurement at WAMICON

April 14, 2016

What: Keysight Technologies, Inc. will demonstrate new software and RF/microwave capabilities for simulation and measurement at WAMICON 2016, the 17th annual IEEE Wireless and Microwave Technology Conference. As a gold sponsor of the event, Keysight experts will discuss everything from circuit-level modeling through system verification for general RF, microwave, millimeter wave for 4G,... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Noise Sources cover frequency bands up to 60 GHz.

April 8, 2016

Available in 30 models from 100 KHz to 60 GHz, Coaxial Packaged Noise Sources offer wide range of output ENR levels from 7–35 dB. Amplified models have output power levels from -14 dBm to +10 dBm. Enclosed in rugged metal packages with variety of DC and output RF connector options, most are designed to meet MIL-STD-202F environmental test conditions and all are EAR99. Products can serve as reference sources to measure system level noise figure for test and measurement applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

PC-Based Test Instrument features 8-in-1 functionality.

April 4, 2016

Featuring 3 x 5 in. pocket-size design, Model SF880 combines 100 dB dynamic range frequency response analyzer, 1 GHz oscilloscope, spectrum analyzer, arbitrary waveform generator, data logger, frequency and phase meter with 10 Hz to 1 GHz range, logic analyzer, and pattern generator. Data recorder time base range is 500 nS to 365 days. Instrument works with any Windows computer with USB port, with no need for external power supply. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Timers & Clocks

Compact Stable 32 kHz TCXO offer in-system auto-calibration.

March 16, 2016

Available in 1.5 x 0.8 x 0.6 mm CSP, SiT156x/7x series perform several functions – RTC reference, connectivity sleep clock, audio subsystem reference – in wearable, IoT, or mobile systems. All products utilize TempFlat MEMS™ technology and deliver ±5 ppm all-inclusive frequency stability, and SiT1568 also offers in-system, auto-calibration feature. Along with programmable temperature sensing update rate, TCXOs offer ability to drive multiple loads and 300 msec startup time. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Reference Solution provides multi-emitter signal simulation.

March 8, 2016

Based on multiple N5193A UXG agile signal generators and N7660B Signal Studio software, Multi-Emitter Scenario Generator Reference Solution supports electronic warfare simulation and test. Solution coherently changes frequencies and settles amplitude in 180 ns, allowing thousands of threat-emitters to be simulated with millions of pulses/sec. System can make Angle of Arrival measurements in changing signal environments for real-time radar threat-emitter sorting and direction finding. Read More