Scientific & Engineering

Test & Measuring Instruments, Software

CAE Software offers vibration, frequency domain testing.

April 28, 2015

With capabilities for vibration fatigue and frequency analysis, nCode v11.0 helps engineers avoid unnecessary over-design and prevent operational failures. Modal Superposition support increases allowable model size, number of frequency steps, frequency range, fidelity of results, and analysis speed. Along with vibration fatigue solver, features include strain gauge analysis engine, complete fatigue solution, and frequency analysis with pre-defined processes. Read More

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Boundary Scan Software helps access full JTAG capabilities.

April 23, 2015

Offering dynamic chain profiling, XJTAG v3.3 helps initialize boards with multiple JTAG chains, in which device in one JTAG chain controls power supplies or reset lines for JTAG devices in other chains. During flash programming, it is possible to set up XJTAG to only clock JTAG data through chain that is needed for programming operation, leaving other chain(s) held in current state. In addition, user can describe connections from XJLink2 controller to PCB under test. Read More

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Compliance Test Benches foster PCI Express, USB insights.

April 17, 2015

Providing complete workflow, Advanced Design System PCIe and USB Compliance Test Benches enable SerDes engineers to use simulation to ensure candidate design yields fabricated prototype compliant to specifications of PCI Special Interest Group and USB Implementers Forum, respectively. Products provide customizable test harness in which to simulate IP as well as post-processing scripting capability (Waveform Bridge) that exports simulated waveforms to compliance application. Read More

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Engineering Software targets plant and marine projects.

April 17, 2015

AVEVA Electrical and AVEVA Instrumentation are Citrix Ready applications intended for electrical and instrumentation engineering and design in plant and marine projects. Functionality allows accurate cable length and sizing calculations and also includes cable routing capabilities based on AVEVA Everything3D (AVEVA E3D). Capabilities enable flexible project configuration/control for distributed engineering teams.
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CAD Software offers reverse engineering options.

April 17, 2015

Combining solid, surface, and direct modeling with reverse engineering, PowerSHAPE Pro 2015 R2 minimizes need to transfer data between multiple programs. Software includes split-screen alignment option and can connect directly to most scanning hardware to capture and display scan data in real-time. Able to morph complete solid or surface model to mesh, PowerSHAPE Pro can use Smart Feature Selector to display type and parameters of each feature interactively as cursor is moved around model. Read More

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Signal Generation Software suits aerospace/defense industry.

April 10, 2015

Used for multi-emitter scenario generation, N7660B Signal Studio enables aerospace/defense engineers to download performance-optimized multi-emitter signals to one or more Keysight N5193A UXG agile signal generators for effective testing of electronic countermeasures systems. Program simplifies threat interleaving for ECM system test applications such as sorting and identification, subsystem interface management, and threat correlation. Read More

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Lab Resource Management Software increases procedural efficiency.

April 10, 2015

By optimizing resource utilization, QATrax test laboratory management software helps increase efficiency for lab users. Solution delivers Web-based test status covering resource usage and other important metrics, which can be referred to by engineers and managers. Others can also see data when allowed. Tuning testing cycles to business cycles, software simplifies resource scheduling of tests, equipment, and technicians. Read More

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Automotive Lighting Design Software offers photorealistic images.

April 8, 2015

LucidShape® v2.0 helps accelerate design development, verification, and delivery for automotive lighting engineers. By depicting all interactions between system geometry and light sources, included Visualize Module delivers high-speed photorealistic images of automotive lighting system's lit appearance. Other features include Ray Data Viewer that creates ray data source-based illuminance images, Light Pipe Tool, and measured Bidirectional Scatter Distribution Function surface material library. Read More

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Automated Test Software supports multiport DUTs.

April 7, 2015

Designed to boost speed and efficiency, R&S ZNrun Software assists users in configuring measurements specifically for multiport DUTs using R&S vector network analyzers. User selects VNA and any additional test equipment and sets parameters to be measured on DUT. Based on this information, software takes over communications with test equipment, makes all settings, and executes and controls test sequence. Procedure simplifies time-consuming characterization of multiport components. Read More

Software, Services

PHY Test Suite simplifies USB3.1 compliance testing.

April 2, 2015

Providing automated transmitter and receiver compliance testing, characterization, and debug, QPHY-USB3.1-Tx-Rx Software can perform tests on both 5 Gbps Gen1 and 10 Gbps Gen2 devices according to USB 3.1 specifications. Tx testing is performed using 16 GHz oscilloscope, while Rx testing is performed using PeRT(3) Protocol Enabled Receiver and Transmitter Tolerance Tester. QualiPHY automated test framework provides connection diagrams, automated oscilloscope operation, and report generation. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Software

Test Application verifies loudspeaker performance to TTA standard.

April 2, 2015

Using API of APx audio test software to control and interact with APx500 Series audio analyzer, APx TTA Loudspeaker Test Utility verifies performance of micro and slim speakers to TTA standard TCB-0054(00) – TTA Verified Testing Criteria for Micro/Slim Speakers. Tests performed include Effective Frequency Range, Distortion and Sensitivity, Maximum Sound Pressure Level, and Impedance. Requirements include software option SPK-RD, IMP1 Impedance Fixture, PA, and measurement microphone. Read More

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CAD Software offers options for reverse engineering.

April 1, 2015

Offering combination of solid, surface, and direct modeling, together with reverse engineering, PowerSHAPE Pro 2015 R2 minimizes need to transfer data between multiple programs and streamlines product development process. Program offers split-screen alignment option for combining multiple scans, and ability to morph complete solid or surface model to mesh. For analysis of models, Smart Feature Selector displays type and parameters of each feature interactively as cursor is moved around model. Read More

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VSA Software supports DOCSIS 3.1 modulation analysis.

April 1, 2015

Available for 89600 VSA Software, Option BHM provides decoding of physical layer link channel information as well as measurement of modulation error ratio and bit error rate. With DOCSIS 3.1 option, software provides post-processing analysis of PLC-coded, standards-compliant downstream signals. Software extracts next codeword pointer from acquired signals, creates necessary OFDM map, and demodulates DOCSIS 3.1 signals. It can then measure MER and BER and accumulate long-term results. Read More

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Test Automation Software streamlines processes, reduces errors.

March 25, 2015

Minimizing risk while promoting compliance, Ansur v3.0 standardizes work and reduces test time to increase productivity and reduce errors in medical device QA testing. Customizable user, author, and administrator authorization levels enhance traceability and manageability, and users can create FDA 21 CFR Part 11-compliant signature to sign templates and results. Customizable DUT fields let users specify number of fields, groups of fields, and field names when creating/modifying Ansur templates. Read More

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CAE Software simplifies electrical/control system design.

March 23, 2015

Supporting data exchange between mechanical construction and control system technology in control cabinet and switchgear construction, Design Space Exchange (DSE) simplifies creation of virtual models for electrical and control systems. Solution takes into account requirements for installation location based on parametric 3D geometric data model. Taking into account spatial and manufacturer specifications, all electrical equipment intended for installation will be mounted virtually. Read More

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Network Switch APIs foster infrastructure flexibility.

March 18, 2015

Providing software platform/interface for OEMs, Independent Software Vendors (ISVs), and network operators, Open Network Switch Library (OpenNSL) includes APIs that enable development of new applications on top of StrataXGS® switches. APIs map Broadcom SDK to open north bound interface, enabling integration of new applications and ability to optimize switch hardware platforms. Solution supports suite of network monitoring and analytics tools (BroadView instrumentation). Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Software

Automated Test Software ensures physical layer compliance.

March 18, 2015

Providing automated physical layer transmitter compliance test capability for MIPI M-PHY standard, QPHY-MIPI-MPHY Software can perform testing on HS-MODE, PWM-MODE, and SYS-MODE signals at all currently specified GEARs. Active termination adapter ensures connection between device under test and oscilloscope is made in high fidelity manner. Comprehensive protocol decode, physical layer testing, and eye diagram analysis tool simplifies M-PHY system and interconnect design and debug. Read More

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Modeling Software combines building design and analysis.

March 17, 2015

With sophisticated loading and analysis functionality, fully automated design, documentation, and seamless Building Information Modeling collaboration, Tekla® Structural Designer allows engineers to efficiently and cost effectively analyze and design multi-material buildings. Users can create and compare multiple design options, and changes can be managed at any stage of project. By updating automatically, calculation reports eliminate need to generate new reports manually when changes occur. Read More

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Signal Creation Software aids 802.11ah-enabled IoT device testing.

March 16, 2015

With application-specific interface supporting all physical layer parameters, N7617B Signal Studio for 802.11 WLAN software lets users create and customize standards-based, performance-validated signals for component, transmitter, and receiver test. Basic capabilities can be used to create partially-coded signals for transmitter or component test, while advanced capabilities allow creation of fully-coded signals for receiver test. Solution supports all major evolutions of 802.11 standard. Read More

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Feasibility Study Software improves clinical project planning.

March 13, 2015

Accelerating effective planning, FeRMI creates integrated, electronic approach for conducting clinical trial feasibility studies. Each process step is managed electronically; data collection from sites is completed via customizable online surveys with real-time error checks. While investigator database module hastens potential sites selection and tracks previous contacts and historical study performance, real-time reporting module helps users track trends and make site selection decisions. Read More