Analyzers

Test & Measuring Instruments

Refracto-Polarimeters feature compact, portable design.

May 29, 2015

Comprising 5 models, RePo Series combines measurement of refractive index and angle of optical rotation. With as little as 3 mL sample, instruments can measure both brix and optical rotation of sample. Purity, international sugar scale, specific rotation, and concentration can be displayed with press of button. Users can also set upper and lower measurement limit. Indicator light alerts user if measurement value is within limits, allowing for optimal efficiency. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics

Phase Noise Analyzer/VCO Tester supports functional upgrades.

May 22, 2015

Covering frequency range up to 50 GHz, R&S FSWP phase noise tester can measure spectral purity of such signal sources as generators, synthesizers, and VCOs. Phase noise of local oscillator, coupled with cross-correlation, facilitates signal source measurement. In addition to being able to measure phase noise of pulsed sources as well as residual phase noise under pulsed conditions, unit can also be upgraded to signal and spectrum analyzer. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Test Kit combines network, cable, and voltage testing.

May 20, 2015

Combining network testing (physical layer and link), IP device address mapping, cable troubleshooting, and PoE voltage testing in handheld tester with full-color display, Net Prowler™ Pro Test Kit can save and print test results from PC. System will display wire map, numbered ID remotes, and any faults. Using TDR technology, Net Prowler™ measures cable length and generates tone levels for signal tracing and cable identification on all pairs, selected pair, or selected pin. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Microwave VNAs support integrated spectrum analysis capability.

May 20, 2015

PNA and PNA-X Series microwave vector network analyzers (VNAs) support spectrum analyzer capability, which simplifies system connections and conserves time by instilling high-speed spurious measurements in instruments used to characterize S-parameters, compression, and distortion. Also, VNAs can perform simultaneous spectrum measurements on all test ports, while in-fixture and on-wafer measurements gain benefits of VNA calibration and de-embedding. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

USB Power Sensors offer measurement range of -60 to +20 dBm.

May 18, 2015

Utilizing triple path architecture, Models MA24208A/MA24218A provide true RMS measurements of CW, multi-tone, and digitally modulated signals up to 18 GHz. Units offer measurement speeds of >1,600 readings/s continuous and >11,000 readings/s buffered. In addition, sensors provide damage protection up to +30 dBm CW and +34 dB peak at <10 µs. Built-in internal and external trigger facilitates multi-slot measurement of TDD waveforms, such as GSM, WiMAX, and TD-SCDMA. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Vector Network Analyzers offer IMD measurement capability.

May 18, 2015

With Internal RF Combiner/Switch option, VectorStar® VNAs can provide single connection Intermodulation Distortion measurements without need to re-cable setup. IMDView software offers multiple channels and traces that allow for simultaneous display of IMD swept frequency and IMD CW performance under different operating conditions. Software can also modify key parameters while monitoring effects, enabling engineers to determine optimum performance without switching between configuration panels. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Industrial Power Tester supports up to 12 devices.

May 13, 2015

Performing power cycling and thermal testing for up to 12 devices simultaneously, without removing components from test environment, MicReD® Industrial Power Tester 1500A delivers real-time failure-in-progress data. Tester includes touchscreen interface and can record information such as current, voltage, and die temperature, as well as detailed structure function analysis to record changes in package's thermal structure. Unit is suitable for testing MOSFETs, IGBTs, and power diodes. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Network Encryptor supports NSA-approved intrusion prevention.

May 6, 2015

TACLANE-1G (KG-175G) supports National Security Agency (NSA)-approved TACLANE® Trusted Sensor Software, which provides intrusion detection and prevention capabilities that monitor network traffic. This optional feature also promotes network situational awareness and accelerates response to cyber threats. Also included, deep packet inspection in-line sensing provides ability to fine-tune network filtering based on rule sets and issue Type 1 encrypted alerts to monitor any network point. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Modeling/Analysis Software aids Ethernet, multicore design.

May 5, 2015

Improving timing design and verification for automotive Ethernet and multicore systems, SymTA/S 3.7 lets users model and analyze dynamic data chains with data dependent execution of ECU tasks and frame transmission on Ethernet and CAN. TraceAnalyzer 3.7 is fully integrated, and other features include modeling and analysis of data chains, dependent dynamic Ethernet frame packing, accelerated system distribution analysis, Gantt-Filter, APIs, and AUTOSAR 4.x multicore import. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Vision System verifies tube end after cutting or end forming.

April 30, 2015

Featuring high-resolution camera with integrated coaxial front illumination, Radial Thickness System monitors tubes after cutting or end forming, detecting cracks and defects. After user specifies Min/Max thickness of tube cross section, tool returns current measurement data, OK/NOK, and angle indicating where unapproved measurement is located. Control cabinet has 4 connections for 4 independent cameras and can be controlled via digital I/Os or bus systems such as EtherCAT and Profibus. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Gas Analyzer supports diversity via Plug-and-Measure modularity.

April 29, 2015

Together with Oxymat 7, Ultramat 7, and Calomat 7 modules, Siprocess GA700 gas analysis system can be configured for measuring oxygen, hydrogen, noble gases, or IR-active components (such as CO and CO2). All modules provide sensor-based electronics, including evaluation software as well as process connections. Units can be used at temperatures up to 50°C, depending on configuration, and modular design accelerates installation/replacement. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Boundary Scan Analyzer supports Intel Skylake microarchitecture.

April 28, 2015

Designed to maximize structural test coverage for board designs that incorporate Intel processors, Keysight x1149 offers capabilities to test Intel® Skylake microarchitecture. This test application will specifically help electronics designers and manufacturers test boards with said microprocessor architecture using boundary scan and Intel Silicon View Technology (Intel SVT). Functionality solves test challenges of limited access to complex PCBAs with high-speed devices. Read More

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

Test & Measuring Instruments

Charged Plate Analyzer uses high-voltage follower technology.

April 27, 2015

Utilizing ultra-high-impedance follower with DC–10 Hz signal bandwidth, EMIT 50571 provides quantitative measurements of performance and functionality of ionizers to requirements of ANSI/ESD-STM3.1 and IEC 61340-5-1. Output Monitor connector on rear panel offers buffered output, providing low-voltage replica of voltage on ion collecting isolated conductive plate. Size and shape of ion collecting plate, as well as measurement capacitance, may be customer-specified to match ESD-sensitive device. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Water Quality Meter uses Android app.

April 27, 2015

With SAM-1 App, SAM-1™ Smart Aqua Meter transforms Android smartphones or tablets into pH, ORP, or Conductivity/TDS meters with integral temperature measurement. Unit plugs into headphone jack of device and connects to Sensorex smart analytical sensors. Instantly recognizing smart sensor, app provides interface for measurements and managing data. Readings can be tagged with GPS location and user comments. Stored data can be transmitted via email and opened in Excel for analysis and reporting. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Ethernet Protocol Decoders accelerate setup and debugging.

April 24, 2015

While N8825A is available for 90000A, 90000 X-, and 90000 Q-/Z-/V-Series oscilloscopes, N8825B works with S-Series oscilloscopes. Functionality helps network design engineers accelerate turn-on and debug Ethernet networking systems by decoding 10BASE-T and 100BASE-TX Ethernet packets. Developers can automatically set up Ethernet signals; see raw analog signals, decoded data, and all Ethernet traffic in listing view and packet view; as well as trigger and search on specific packets. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Multigas Analyzer offers dual measurement capability.

April 23, 2015

Used for production and batch validation of medical-grade gases, SERVOPRO MultiExact 5400 features Gas Filter Correlation (GFX) IR sensors that allow simultaneous monitoring of 0–10 ppm CO and 0–500 ppm CO2 impurities in air, oxygen, or nitrogen. Single-analyzer solution, which offers independent auto-validation/calibration of measurements with option of integrated stream-switching valve block, promotes reliability for each measurement via flow sensor technology. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Vapor Pressure Analyzer leverages laser measurement technology.

April 23, 2015

Utilizing piston expansion principle for measurement, explosion proof-certified Vapour Pressure analyzer, suited for hazardous area use, features cooled sample cell and does not require industrial air or purge gases. Flame arrestors maximize flow rates with viscous products, and multiple communications options are available. Featuring integrated, 17 in. touchscreen, analyzer is completely ASTM D6377 compliant and can measure single and multiple adjustable vapour liquid ratios (0.02:1 upwards). Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Spectrum Analyzers analyze wireless signals in real-time.

April 21, 2015

Available in ranges of 100 kHz to 8/18/27 GHz with 10 MHz or 100 RTBW (depending on model), RTSA7500 analyzes wireless signals in real-time (not progressively scanned) so users can see intermittent and frequency-hopped signals. Product uses display and processing power of attached PC and provides frequency controls, marker functions for tracking specific frequencies, and multi-trace functionality. Unit also offers real-time triggering for measuring such complex data signals as Wi-Fi and LTE. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Tablet and Handheld Oscilloscopes use touchscreen technology.

April 16, 2015

Offering 2 or 4 channels and bandwidth from 100–200 MHz, Micsig tBook Tablet Oscilloscope provides real-time sampling rates of 1–2 GS/s. Handheld model, offering bandwidths from 70–200 MHz, features 2 channels and 1 GS/s sampling rate. Units include isolated inputs for safely carrying out floating measurement, 190,000 wfms/s refresh rate, and support for serial bus protocol trigger and decode. In oscilloscope mode, oscilloscopes offer 31 automatic measurements and math functions including FFT. Read More