Electrical & Optical Analyzers

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

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, 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

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