Electrical & Optical Analyzers

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

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Safe Testing for Switchgear Applications

July 25, 2016

MIDDLETOWN, Pa. – Utility engineers and technicians can now complete complex switching operations in a single procedure with Phoenix Contact’s FAME 3 Test System (Fast and Modular Energy). The touch-safe testing system features ring-lug terminal connections, preferred by U.S. electric power companies.  FAME 3 incorporates a pluggable system for testing and system maintenance for low- and... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Laser Power/Energy Meter has multi-format color display.

July 20, 2016

With Ophir thermal, pyroelectric, and photodiode laser sensors, StarBright measures power, single shot energy, repetitive energy, frequency, and beam size. Handheld instrument also measures irradiance and dosage with PD300RM radiometer sensors as well as laser beam size and beam position with BeamTrack power/position/size laser sensors. Other uses include measuring instantaneous power of laser pulse and measuring total energy exposure with Photodiode sensor. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Impedance Testing Tool offers multifunction probe connector.

July 20, 2016

Providing accurate LCR and ESR measurements with 0.5% basic accuracy, LCR-Reader is available with Multifunction Probe Connector, which replaces gold-plated tweezer tip and allows instrument to be used as Probe Station. Probe Connector acts as extension of 2-wire connection from LCR-Reader PCB to variety of replaceable probes. Connector consists of 60 cm long shielded 2-wire cable with small PCB on one end directly connecting 2 signal flex stripes on LCR-Reader handle to universal connector head. Read More

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

Keysight Technologies to Demonstrate Latest EMC, Power Integrity, Signal Integrity Solutions at EMC 2016

July 15, 2016

What: Keysight Technologies will demonstrate its latest EMC, power integrity and signal integrity solutions at EMC 2016—IEEE international symposium on electromagnetic compatibility. Keysight will have design and test experts specializing in the areas of electromagnetic interference compliance, power integrity, signal integrity and more, available in its booth. Discussions and... Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Field Testers offer CPRI RF measurement option.

July 1, 2016

With CPRI RF measurement option installed, E Series of Site Master™, Spectrum Master™, and Cell Master™ Analyzers facilitates testing of Remote Radio Heads installed atop 4G towers by identifying interference sources on radio uplink at ground level and eliminating unnecessary tower climbs. Spectrum/Spectrogram Tune & Zoom function allows users to zoom into area of interest on displayed signal to more closely examine interfering signals and better identify their origin. Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

NVMe Protocol Analyzer/Exerciser test and monitor SSD devices.

June 30, 2016

SMBus protocol-enabled Summit™ T34 Protocol Analyzer and Summit Z3-16 Exerciser/Test Platform are used to test and monitor SSD devices and systems using NVM Express® (NVMe) protocol. Summit T34 protocol analyzer supports SMBus protocol decoding integrated into NVMe and PCIe protocol traffic trace display. Also, protocol exerciser/test platform generates SMBus protocol traffic to aid testing of NVMe-MI protocol in addition to standard PCIe, NVMe, and SATA Express traffic generation. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies Exhibits Latest PCI Express® Design and Test Solutions at PCI-SIG® Developers Conference

June 27, 2016

Solutions Focus on All Stages of PCI Express Architecture Design and Test Workflow Highlights:

  • Keysight experts will demonstrate the latest PCI Express (PCIe®) design and test solutions
  • Featured solutions cover the entire PCIe workflow—from design to compliance
SANTA ROSA, Calif. – Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS) today announced it will... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Test & Measuring Instruments

Microsemi Invests in Veracity to Support Commitment to IoT Security Market

June 24, 2016

- Collaboration brings synergies for industrial customers to address security concerns - Continued product development focused on leading solutions for industrial Ethernet applications complements Veracity solutions ALISO VIEJO, Calif. - Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Display & Presentation Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments

L.A. Metro Transportation Authority Selects SmartDrive for Rollout across Bus and Rail Fleets

June 22, 2016

Second Largest Transit Agency in United States to Protect All Riders by Expanding Deployment to Add New Video-Based Safety Program for Rail PHOENIX - (American Public Transportation Association Rail Conference) - SmartDrive Systems, a leader in video-based solutions that reduce risk, improve safety and support transit agencies' ability to comply with rail regulations, announced today that... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies' Compliance Testing Solution Selected by Allion for Thunderbolt(TM) 3 Certification Tests

June 17, 2016

Testing Solution Ensures Designs Meet Certification Requirements Highlights:

  • Allion to offer Thunderbolt™ 3 certification testing services using Keysight’s products and services
  • Announcement builds on Keysight’s and Allion’s long-term relationship
  • Allion is now an Intel authorized certification lab for Thunderbolt 3 technologies
SANTA... Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Cadence and SMIC Collaborate on Delivery of Low-Power 28nm Digital Design Reference Flow

June 9, 2016

Full Suite of Cadence Digital Tools Improves Designer Productivity from RTL-to-Signoff SAN JOSE, Calif. - Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: CDNS), today announced a collaboration with Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (SMIC) on the delivery of a 28nm design reference flow that incorporates a full suite of Cadence® digital products for low-power design. This reference... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Signal and Spectrum Analyzer offers measurements to 40 GHz.

June 2, 2016

Offering 160 MHz analysis bandwidth at frequencies between 26.5 and 40 GHz, R&S FSVA provides high accuracy in spectral measurements on narrowband modulated signals and in phase noise measurements. Mid-range instrument features typical phase noise of -117 dBc at 1 GHz with 10 kHz offset, and optimized third order intercept for frequencies lower than 7 GHz. In addition, typical sensitivity of preamplifier is -166 dBm for frequencies lower than 7 GHz. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Portable 100G Field Analyzer include complete network test set.

May 26, 2016

Testing traffic speeds from 64K to 100G, NetBlazer FTB-890 and FTB-890NGE offer complete support of native CFP4, QSFP+/QSFP28, and SFP+ transceiver interfaces to turn-up and troubleshoot 10M-to-100G networks. GUI facilitates use, and preloaded capabilities include iSAM--EXFO's 3-step SLA validation test based on Y.1564 and RFC 6349; pluggable optics validation tool to identify faulty optics, including 100G pluggable transceivers CFP4 and QSFP28; and testing of Fiber Channel rates from 1x–16x. Read More

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

Advanced Millimeter-wave Assemblies (MMWAs) Introduced by Millitech at IMS

May 25, 2016

Northampton, MA – Smiths Microwave Subsystems is pleased to announce that Millitech, the leader in millimeter-wave technology, will be reviewing a number of their latest and most advanced millimeter-wave assemblies (MMWAs) at the International Microwave Symposium (IMS) May 23-26th in San Francisco, California, in booth #930. Responding to growing demands for E-, W-, and V-band products, the... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Network Transmission Tester offers real-time data reporting.

May 23, 2016

Compatible with copper and fiber cabling, SignalTEKTM NT delivers reports that prove speed and reliability of data cable and network installation. Performance reports can be produced upon job completion so that subsequent call backs can be charged. Also, ability to transfer deliverables from tester directly from work site ensures job completion can be confirmed immediately by customers. Real-time data transfer, using IDEAL AnyWARE™ mobile app, also ensures test results are not lost. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Bit Error Rate Tester tests PAM-4 and NRZ devices.

May 20, 2016

Supporting PAM-4 signals up to 64 GBaud and NRZ signals up to 64 Gbit/s, Model M8040A is suited for engineers who characterize receivers on physical layer for next generation of data center interconnects. Pattern generator module provides built-in de-emphasis, jitter injection, and optional second channel, while analyzer module provides true PAM-4 error analysis in real-time for long PRBS and QPRBS patterns. Users can control M8040A from graphical and remote control interface. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies to Demonstrate Wireless Communications, Aerospace & Defense Measurement Solutions at the International Microwave Symposium

May 16, 2016

Keysight’s Mike Millhaem to Deliver MicroApps Keynote on mmWave Signal Propagation and the Implications for Mobile Communications Systems Highlights:

  • Keysight will showcase its 5G millimeter-wave waveform generation and analysis, 5G channel sounding, 5G beamforming, IEEE 802.11ad and IEEE 802.11ax device testing design and test tools
  • Keysight will demonstrate its... Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

USB 3.1 Transmitter Signal Analyzer aids Type-C design testing.

May 12, 2016

Available for operation on Infiniium V-Series and Z-Series real-time oscilloscopes with bandwidths of 16 GHz and higher, U7243B USB 3.1 transmitter performance validation and compliance test software allows authorized test centers to test USB 3.1 Gen2 SuperSpeed Plus 10 Gbps devices with Type-C™ implementations. Solution provides in-house test and performance validation engineers with tools to ensure devices comply with the USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C specification. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Photodiode Sensor measures scanned/intermittent laser beam power.

May 4, 2016

Able to measure any wavelength over 400–1,100 nm spectral range, BC20-V1 laser sensor automatically subtracts background from both scanned and static beams. Sensor can measure power of laser bar code scanners as well as laser printer scanners and peak power of pulsed mode lasers. Aperture is 10 x 10 mm, and power measurement range is 0.1–20 mW. Supplied with 1.5 m cable and swivel mount, product also features 2 operational modes and peak detector. Read More