Electrical & Optical Analyzers

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

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Optical Modulation Analyzer supports 400G communications testing.

April 3, 2015

Supporting single- or multi-carrier systems as well as 100G and 400G communications standards, 45 GHz optical modulation analyzer (OMA) tightly integrates with DPO70000SX 70 GHz ATI Performance Oscilloscope. This enables multi-channel digitization of complex modulation signaling for testing coherent optical transmitters, transmission systems, and receivers. Capable of dual-polarization coherent optical analysis up to 80 GBaud, OMA offers narrow linewidth lasers and supports OM-Series UI. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Sound and Vibration Analyzer features color touchscreen.

March 31, 2015

Consisting of Main Control Unit SA-A1, which can be configured with up to 16 channels, RIONOTE enables use of wireless docks or wireless sensor amplifiers. With waveform recording program, user can display and record time waveform of incoming signals. Unit also supports octave analysis for real-time analysis of noise/vibration levels, and can provide for FFT analysis on multiple channels simultaneously. Results are shown in graphs on color screen, in real-time, or from stored data. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments, Software

Network Testing Software identifies VoIP issues.

March 24, 2015

Comprising appliance, soft client, and management portal, VoIP Scout lets Hosted PBX and SIP Trunking resellers conduct extensive self-service testing of their customers' data networks, identifying and helping mitigate potential issues. System lets partners simulate, over 3–5 business days, full potential load VoIP services could put on network. During testing process, VoIP Scout captures and analyzes key metrics from simulated calls and provides partners with periodic updates on key milestones. Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

OC3/12 and STM1/4 Analyzer/Emulator enhances direct T1 E1 access.

March 17, 2015

Affording direct access to any or all T1s E1s (84 T1s = 4,032 DS0s or 63 E1s = 3,906 DS0s) inside OC-3 STM-1, LightSpeed1000™ comes with all necessary software for capturing, monitoring, emulation, and protocol analysis over SONET-SDH links. While 2 ports are meant for SONET/SDH unchannelized and unframed data, other 2 ports can be SONET/SDH or GigE (future) ports meant for channelized T1 E1. Hardware-based time-stamping of cells offers 10 nsec resolution and 1 ppm accuracy. Read More

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

Irradiance Sensor measures narrowband LED and laser sources.

March 17, 2015

Designed to measure LED and laser sources from 200–850 nm, PD300RM Irradiance and Energy Density Sensor automatically adjusts to provide correct power and energy measurements based on specific wavelength designated by user. Unit also incorporates cosine corrected quartz glass diffuser, suitable for UV radiation. Model PD300RM-UV measures irradiance levels from 15 nW/cm² to 300 mW/cm², while PD300RM-8W measures irradiance from 0.2 µW/cm² to 8 W/cm². Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Signal Analyzer offers 2 GHz analysis bandwidth.

March 16, 2015

With R&S FSW-B2000 hardware option, R&S FSW Analyzer enables users to demodulate extremely wideband signals and analyze them in detail. Unit offers frequency range up to 67 GHz, allowing users to measure EVM values of communication signals or chirp rate on chirped radar systems. Performance features make instrument suitable for developers of devices and components complying with IEEE 802.11ad WLAN standard, enabling transmission of high data rates over short distances. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments, Software

Voice-Band Analyzer offers near real-time analysis.

March 11, 2015

Designed for monitoring quality of voice-band traffic over TDM, VoIP, and wireless networks, Near Real-time Voice-Band Analyzer has variety of built-in algorithms, including ITU-T P.56 Active Voice Level analysis and Line Echo (Hybrid) analysis. Licensed modules include 2-Wire Echo Analysis, Traffic Classifier, and Fax analysis. Application supports A-Law, µ-Law, 16-bit PCM (Intel), 16-bit PCM (Motorola), MS Wave, G.726 (40, 32, 24, and 16 Kbps), and G.722 (64 Kbps) file formats. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Semiconductor Power Device Analyzer characterizes key parameters.

March 11, 2015

With flexible and upgradable hardware architecture, B1505A Power Device Analyzer/Curve Tracer provides engineers with complete characterization capabilities needed for on-wafer and packaged devices. Automatic thermal testing capability, synchronized with thermal management equipment, covers -50 to +250°C operating range. Based on Windows 7 OS, single-box solution offers measurement range from sub-pA to 10 kV/1,500 A and 10 µsec fast pulse capability for complete power device characterization. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Upstream Diagnostic Analyzer meets cable operators' needs.

March 9, 2015

By helping cable multi-system operators (MSOs) remotely detect and locate upstream noise sources in real-time, upstream diagnostic analyzer enables proactive diagnosis and resolution of subscriber network connectivity issues without service calls or truck rolls. Solution can locate ingress/burst noise to single customer premises equipment (CPE) and utilize multiple CPEs to isolate exact location of noise source. Information and spectrum analysis is available via existing SNMP or Web UI. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Automatic ID

Site Analyzer provides PIM detection over CPRI.

March 5, 2015

Rugged and portable with 12 in. sunlight-readable touchscreen, Broadband Passive Intermodulation Site Analyzer is designed for multi-function on-site tests and measurements of active and passive elements — whether outdoor or indoor systems, RF or fiber optic. Unit provides DTF measurement, antenna isolation measurement, and VSWR/Return loss measurement. Featuring plug-and-play design with exchangeable band filter units, analyzer minimizes risk of obsolete equipment. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Test Module assesses high-speed I/O (HSIO) interfaces.

March 5, 2015

Employing Xilinx FPGA, ChipVORX module FXT-X3/HSIO4 allows testing at board level and from inside, both in lab and in production, and can be connected to any Test Access Port (TAP). This serially controlled, universally adaptable tester supports GbE, PCIe, USB 3.0, and SATA interfaces with transfer rates in gigabit range. Availability of 4 slots makes module fully configurable, and Boundary Scan software SYSTEM CASCON enables automatic test generation and test execution. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Oscilloscopes simultaneously analyze time domain, spectrum.

March 4, 2015

With R&S RTM-K18 spectrum analysis and spectrogram option, R&S RTM bench oscilloscopes can simultaneously analyze analog, digital, protocol-based, and RF signals. Option can also be used in 1 GHz model and enables oscilloscopes to analyze time domain while simultaneously analyzing spectrum, logic, and serial protocol. Time and spectrum analyses are independently configurable, and parameters such as center frequency and resolution bandwidth can be specifically configured to match task. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Source/Measure Units extend battery life in mobile devices.

March 2, 2015

Providing 80 W power output, Model N6785A is used for battery drain analysis, while Model N6786A is used for functional test. Two-quadrant SMUs allow engineers to test devices that require current up to 8 A, such as tablets and large smartphones. With seamless measurement ranging, users can measure dynamic currents without glitches or disruptions to measurement. When combined with SMU's built-in 18-bit digitizer, seamless measurement ranging enables effective vertical resolution of ~28-bits. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Camera System visualizes RF fields and measures EMC.

February 25, 2015

Comprising SPECTRAN RSA Series Spectrum Analyzer and isotropic broadband antenna which are connected via network to central server, SPECTRAN RF VIEW provides real-time visualization of RF fields and EMC measurements in unlimited resolution. Antennas are arranged in equal distance in X/Y grid, and measurement data are visualized as chessboard-display. System enables detailed measurements of antenna spreading characteristics or graphical classification of radiated emissions during EMC test. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Vector Network Analyzer is designed for testing RF components.

February 24, 2015

Comprising 2- and 4-port configurations offering frequency coverage from 9 kHz to 4.5, 6.5, or 9 GHz, E5080A ENA series provides functionalities for measuring active and passive RF components for R&D and manufacturing environments. Analyzer uses Keysight PNA- and PXI-Series software architecture, which facilitates measurements across multiple Keysight VNAs, and offers color touchscreen display that accelerates access to basic measurements. Typ dynamic range is 147 dB. Read More

Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Machinery & Machining Tools

CCD Camera profiles large laser beams.

February 20, 2015

Measuring 43 x 43 x 65 mm, LT665 USB 3.0 Large Array Beam Profiling Camera features USB 3.0 interface that delivers 6 MP at up to 27 fps. Large, 1 in. format provides active area with 4.5 µm square pixels (2752 x 2192 array). Camera works with BeamGage beam profiling software, which includes all algorithms and calculations needed to make accurate, ISO-approved laser beam measurements, including beam size, shape, uniformity, divergence, and mode content. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Machinery & Machining Tools

Non-Contact Industrial Beam Monitoring Systems offer 2D views.

February 17, 2015

Without requiring contact with beam, BeamWatch® instantly measures focus spots down to 80 µm dia in 60 msec intervals and position for YAG, disc, fiber, and diode lasers from 980–1,080 nm. Rayleigh scatter measurement allows monitoring at frequent intervals without shutting down or disrupting process, and 2D viewing of beams determines roundness or presence of astigmatism. Able to be run in Technician or Operator Mode, industrial laser beam profilers serve material processing applications. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Laser Beam Diagnostics Cameras combine sensitivity and accuracy.

February 13, 2015

Powered via USB port, USB 2 High Speed-compatible LaserCam-HR II cameras use BeamView software and are suited for production and laboratory settings. CCD sensors (½ and 2/3 in. formats) and circuitry lower noise floor and allow increase in bit-depth of image digitization process. Consequently, this optimizes dynamic range of camera and promotes laser beam diameter measurement sensitivity and accuracy, especially involving D4sigma and second moment calculations. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Software

Reference Solution monitors and validates satellite signals.

February 10, 2015

With Satellite Signal Monitoring Reference Solution, engineer can monitor large blocks of spectrum and perform precise digital modulation analysis to validate satellite signal integrity. Part of solution, M9393A PXIe Performance Vector Signal Analyzer offers built-in digital image rejection and noise correction for accurate, clean results up to 27 GHz. In addition, 89600 VSA Software enables extensive signal analysis, including spectrum scanning and zooming in on signals of interest. Read More