Electrical & Optical Analyzers

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Cadence Modus Test Solution Enables Support for Safety-Critical SoC Designs Using ARM MBIST Interface

November 16, 2016

Highlights:

- Collaboration helps customers reduce the need for manual work and speed time to market

- Cadence and ARM complete silicon validation using ARM Cortex-A73 processor

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 14, 2016 - Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) today announced that the Cadence® Modus™ Test Solution now supports the ARM® Memory Built-In Self Test (MBIST)... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Qualified Calibre PERC Rule Decks support UMC 28 nm technology.

October 21, 2016

Qualified Calibre® PERC™ reliability rule decks, available for United Microelectronics Corp's (UMC) 28 nm technology, allows UMC customers to extend use of Mentor-based flows to incorporate advanced electrical reliability analysis. Included coverage spans ESD protection, power clamp circuit verification, verification of current density on ESD path, and verification of point-to-point... Read More

Automatic ID, Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Drone Detection System discovers unwanted UAV incursions.

September 30, 2016

Providing real-time directional measurement of radio emissions used for controlling drones, Aaronia Drone Detection System warns user when drones are in area and can send automatic alerts, helping to protect privacy and insure physical security. System consists of Aaronia IsoLOG 3D antenna, real-time Spectrum Analyzer, and special RTSA Suite software plug-in. Covering frequency range of 9 kHz to... Read More

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

PC-Based Test Scope supports signature analysis.

September 26, 2016

Based on 2-channel 200 kHz oscilloscope sampling at 2 MSa/s, Syscomp SIG-101 Signature Analyzer includes 12-bit arbitrary waveform generator and 8-bit digital I/O port. Waveform generator can be used to create swept, stationary, or noise test signals, or provide PWM outputs. Combined, oscilloscope and waveform generator provide Vector Network Analysis, yielding Bode plots that graph frequency... Read More

Automatic ID, Test & Measuring Instruments

Power Analyzer measures RF power from 9 kHz to 70 GHz.

September 22, 2016

Leveraging Shockline technology, frequency-selectable Power Master MA24507A addresses test requirements for millimeter wave applications, including test of 802.11ad, Wireless HD, and E-band products, at every stage of product lifecycle. Ultraportable size enables placement directly at signal source, including on-wafer measurements. With spans from 1 kHz to full span over entire frequency range,... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Tektronix Sentry ABR Receives High Marks in the Diamond Technology Reviews

September 22, 2016

Sentry ABR Platform Delivers End-to-End ABR QoS and QoE Monitoring, Including Decryption and Decode Functionality BEAVERTON, Ore. - Tektronix, Inc., an industry-leading innovator of video test and monitoring solutions, today announced that the Sentry ABR video quality monitoring platform has received an impressive 4.0 Diamond rating in the Broadband Technology Report's 2016 Diamond Technology... Read More

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

London Calling: Rohde & Schwarz Presents leading-edge Microwave T&M Solutions at EuMW 2016

September 20, 2016

Rohde Schwarz follows the call to London to attend European Microwave Week, where the company will demonstrate its T&M highlights for demanding applications in the aerospace & defense, automotive and wireless industries. In focus: test solutions for satellite communications, for radar applications in the A&D and automotive sectors and for the next generation of mobile networks 5G. Munich - From... Read More

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

Rohde & Schwarz Test Solutions Help Define and Standardize 5G

September 7, 2016

COLUMBIA, Md. - Rohde Schwarz has enhanced its proven test solution platforms to include advanced capabilities that are facilitating the research, development and standardization of 5G. The fifth generation of mobile radio will open up new frequency bands for commercial wireless communications in the microwave and millimeter wave ranges to increase date rates on a massive scale. To implement 5G,... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

TMC Names Greenlee® Communications a 2016 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award Winner

September 7, 2016

DataScout 10Gx Recognized for Exceptional Innovation Rockford, IL. - Greenlee Textron Inc., a Textron Inc.(NYSE: TXT) company announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has awarded the DataScout 10Gx multi-service network analyzer a 2016 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award. As part of Greenlee’s rapidly expanding line of Ethernet and transport solutions, the... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Waveform Monitors, Rasterizers increase HDR and WCG support.

August 11, 2016

With field-installable software upgrade, WFM/WVR 8000 series waveform monitors and rasterizers offer support for monitoring High Dynamic Range (HDR) and ITU-R Recommendation BT.2020 Wide Color Gamut (WCG) formats. Upgrade assists camera operators, editors, and colorists in capturing and reproducing realistic video image content. Architecture fully supports 4K content throughput requirements. Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Algae Analysis Instrumentation Images Florida Toxic Algal Cells

August 8, 2016

FlowCam® Cyano Algae Analysis System Identifies Culprit in State of Emergency Scarborough, ME, USA: The water sample taken from the St. Lucie River near the coastline of Ft. Pierce, Florida was loaded with blue-green algae when it arrived in Ben Spaulding's lab in Scarborough, Maine. As laboratory manager for Fluid Imaging Technologies (www.FluidImaging.com), Spaulding ran the thick, green... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Integrated BERT and DAC tests 400 GbE designs.

August 8, 2016

Generating clean eye diagrams at up to 128 Gbps/channel, integrated Signal Quality Analyzer MP1800A BERT and G0361A 64 Gbaud 2-bit D/A Converter enables engineers to verify that high-speed devices, modules, and network systems are in compliance with industry standards, including 400 GbE and CEI-56G. With dual-channel 2x1 multiplexing function in input section, G0361A can generate signals from 32... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Anritsu Solutions Certified as Recommended Test Instruments of Thunderbolt(TM) CTS

August 3, 2016

- Signal Quality Analyzer MP1800A and ShockLine™ Economy VNA Support Receiver and Tx/Rx Return Loss Tests to Verify Thunderbolt Designs - RICHARDSON, Texas - Anritsu Company announces that its Signal Quality Analyzer MP1800A BERT and ShockLine™ Economy Vector Network Analyzer (VNA) MS46322A are recommended instruments of the Thunderbolt™ CTS (Compliance Test Specification). The MP1800A can... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Voice Quality Tester works with Bluetooth phones, headsets.

August 3, 2016

GL VQuad™ solution, when used with Dual UTA HD hardware, enables voice quality testing on various interfaces: 2-wire analog (FXO – simulate analog phone), 4-wire analog (TX/RX – replace wired headset), phone handset (RJ22 – replace handset at cord), PTT (Push to Talk, test Mobile Radios), and Bluetooth® (connect to and test Mobile Phones). Functionality allws voice quality... 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... 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... 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... 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... Read More