Communication & Network Testers

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Network Analyzer can be remotely controlled via Bluetooth.

November 23, 2015

Using any Android tablet or mobile device equipped with Bluetooth, Greenlee® Communications DataScout® 10Gx can be remotely controlled up to 100 ft away. Unit features 20 second boot time and multiple test interfaces, including dual port 1G and 10G Ethernet, T3/E3, T1/E1, DS0, PRI-ISDN, 2W/4W Signaling-TIMS, DATACOM, and DDS. For added protection, multi-service network analyzer comes housed in ruggedized all aluminum enclosure. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Bulk Call Generator supports IP, IMS, and LTE networks.

November 4, 2015

Achieving 4–20,000 endpoints per 1U server, MAPS™ HD Message Automation and Protocol Simulation High Density network appliance performs signaling and traffic generation for vast array of communication protocols covering IP and wireless networks. System generates up to 350 calls per second and scales to around 100,000 endpoints with use of Master Controller for single point of control. With load generation feature, users can specify patterns with which bulk calls can be generated. Read More

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

Test Reference Cables support network verification.

November 3, 2015

Available in singlemode and multimode versions, HLC® SCRATCHGUARD® Test Reference Cables feature hardened lens contact technology. Laser process produces tempered mating surface that extends life span of assembly. Shipped with optical performance data, interferometric data, and Fiberchek inspection data, cables are suited for fiber optic performance testing, manufacturing lines, fiber loss test sets, optical return loss meters, and lab instrumentation. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Copper/Fiber Network Transmission Tester has wireless hotspot.

November 2, 2015

Able to simulate VoIP/CCTV/Web/IP video network traffic, SignalTEK® NT enables gigabit performance testing on passive cabling and active networks. Functionality allows automatic generation of customizable reports in PDF/CSV format, and wireless hotspot supports transfer of reports to mobile devices with AnyWARE™ app. Mobile solution sends real Ethernet data frames through cabling and to network devices to compare error rate against IEEE802.3ab, ensuring standards-based Pass/Fail result. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Oscilloscopes and Probes offer low-noise M-PHY test solution.

October 23, 2015

When used with DPO70000SX or MSO/DPO70000DX oscilloscopes and P7600 Series TriMode™ probes, Option M-PHY TX Automated offers low-noise test solution for MIPI® M-PHY® 3.1 specification and Conformance Test Suite 3.1. Solution supports M-PHY High Speed Gears 1, 2, and 3 as well as PWM Mode and SYS Mode. Option is capable of testing transmitters running in high-speed mode with sensitivity of 200 mV, minimal added noise of less than 1 or 2 mVrms, and high return loss as specified in M-PHY standard. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Vector Network Analyzers offer scalar transmission option.

October 12, 2015

With scalar transmission option, scalar measurements can be made between 1-port ShockLine™ MS46121A VNAs in either one-to-one or one-to-many configuration, offering solution for testing cable and filter transmission properties in manufacturing and education environments. In one-to-one setup, up to 2 scalar transmission measurements can be made in parallel using 4 channels. One-to-many configuration allows one MS46121A to serve as source that is connected to up to 3 VNAs that act as receivers. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Protocol Analyzer/Exerciser tests PCI Express 4.0 designs.

October 7, 2015

Providing 16 GT/s traffic generation on devices with link widths up to 16 lanes, Summit™ Z416 addresses needs of PCI Express developers. In addition to traffic generation, protocol analysis featuring CATC Trace™ and other traffic displays and data reports are available. Exerciser functions can be used for traffic generation and device/host emulation, while error injection functions enable developers to test error recovery routines important to interoperability of PCIe 4.0 products. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Test Kit combines network testing and cable verification.

October 2, 2015

Featuring handheld design with full-color display, Net Prowler™ Pro Test Kit combines network testing, IP device address mapping, cable troubleshooting, and PoE voltage testing — all with capability of saving and printing results from PC. Tester measures cable length using TDR technology and generates tone levels for signal tracing and cable identification. Unit enables quick identification of network drops link capability and current link status as well as presence of PoE on network drop. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Broadcast Test Center provides compliance testing.

September 28, 2015

Certified for DTG DBook and NorDig compliance testing, R&S BTC provides real-time signal generation and real-time audio/video signal analysis. Broadcast Test Center is suited for compliance tests that can be automated using AVBrun software application. Test suites for individual standards include all information required for test setup and assume complete control of test equipment and DUTs. Since R&S BTC contains all tests, including complex test scenarios, only one instrument is needed. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Network Analyzers measure real-time power transfer efficacy.

September 25, 2015

E5072A, E5061B, and E5063A ENA Series network analyzers support wireless power transfer (WPT) analysis software (Option 006), which enables characterization of coupled coils and resonators as well as measurement of power transfer efficiency in real-time via arbitrary load impedance setting. Also, software enables analyzer users to perform 2D/3D simulation for visualizing dependency of load impedance in wireless power transfer systems. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Vector Network Analyzer performs passive component testing.

September 24, 2015

Future proof and ready to evolve as technologies change, Model E5063A is available with 5 options covering frequency ranges of 100 kHz to 500 MHz, 1.5 GHz, 3.0 GHz, 6.5 GHz, and 14 GHz. Unit features trace noise of 0.002 dB rms, typical dynamic range of 122 dB, and stability of 0.01 dB/°C. Analyzer provides optimized performance and functionality for testing simple passive components, such as antennas, cables, filters, and PCBs. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Test Suite automates wireless communications analysis.

September 21, 2015

Wireless Quality Testing Product Suite includes all necessary functionalities within portable equipment for true mobile test, including Voice Quality, Video Quality, and Data Quality, executed in automated fashion. Web-based client application accesses central database for results and supports call control of various mobile device networks, including capability of sending/recording voice, testing video conferencing, and testing data over mobile devices while analyzing performance. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Vector Network Analyzer features multiport architecture.

September 11, 2015

Providing 1 MHz to 9 GHz frequency coverage, M9485A PXIe VNA supports high-volume wireless component manufacturing of front-end modules, switches, and filters used in mobile phones and base stations. With up to 24 ports, all receivers synchronize with common source to measure all S-parameters at once. Analyzer performs at speeds of 5 msec at 201 points with 2-port calibration. Unit features wide dynamic range up to 142 dB, low trace noise of 0.001-dBrms at 10 kHz IFBW, and 0.005 dB/°C stability. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Network Analyzer accelerates root-cause discovery.

July 29, 2015

Available for rental, Fluke Networks OptiView® XG Network Analysis Tablet enables IT and network engineers to analyze wired/wireless network versus application issues when problems occur or during initial set-up. Tablet finds devices, networks, and problems within seconds to get to root-cause, while network monitoring with performance health checks helps optimize critical infrastructure and applications on track for smooth running. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Oscilloscope System offers MIPI C-PHY TX test solution.

June 25, 2015

With Tektronix C-PHY Solution, engineers developing next-generation camera technologies using C-PHY 1.0 interface can conduct in-depth analyses, debugging, and characterization of designs. Solution combines C-PHY Essential software, 4-lane C-PHY traffic generator, single-lane oscilloscope-based C-PHY protocol decoder, and C-PHY termination board. While C-PHY Essential software is designed for TX characterization, it can also be used by designers for receiver calibration. Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Protocol Analyzer enables line-rate Wireshark analysis.

June 22, 2015

Facilitating Ethernet packet capture/inspection, Hammerhead™ for SierraNet™ Protocol Analysis systems integrates dedicated, line-rate protocol analyzer with Wireshark™ network packet capture application. Solution melds SierraNet recording abilities and Wireshark's UI to supply complete, upper level traffic captures. When nanosecond trigger granularity is required, Net Protocol Suite™ provides tools, which includes timer and counter functions, for creating complex and detailed capture solutions. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Test Bed supports network function virtualization.

June 11, 2015

With TeraVM Elastic Test Bed, network function vendors and service providers can share lab assets between facilities. This enables engineers to create virtual test pods to stress test network functions. Traffic generation resources can be dynamically reallocated to where they are needed most, bringing agility and scalability to test operations. Elastic test bed enhances TeraVM IP traffic emulation tool by enabling test pods which can scale to terabits per second of application traffic. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Video Testers perform HDMI 2.0 compliance tests.

June 11, 2015

Supporting additional tests, R&S VTC/VTE/VTS Series provides in-depth assessment of 4K/UltraHD consumer electronics equipment for compliance with HDMI 2.0 interface standards. These include tests for HDMI sources on devices such as media players or mobile phones as well as for HDMI sinks including TVs, AVV receivers, or projectors. Certified 6G tests include: Source TMDS Protocol, Source Video Timing, Source AVI InfoFrame and GCP, Sink Video Timing, and Sink Pixel Decoding.  Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Test System measures voice, video, and data quality.

June 10, 2015

Using Dual Universal Telephone Adapter, VQuad™ tests all types of data to and from smartphone or tablet, confirming performance, quality, and reliability. System includes Video Application Controller for fully automated control of all active test agents as well as communication from individual VQuad™ nodes for initiating tests and retrieving test results. Using VQuad™ scripts, complete test can be performed including Call Control, Voice Quality, Delay Measurements, NetTest, and Video Conference. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

VP9 Compliance Test Suite verifies decoder performance.

June 8, 2015

VP9 test bitstreams enable IC vendors developing VP9 compliant decoders to validate VP9 decoder implementation. Compliant with VP9 specification, test suite provides solution for VP9 decoder validation that covers Profile 0 (8-bit depth, 4:2:0 chroma sampling), Profile 2 (10-bit depth, 4:2:0 chroma sampling), all compression tools, and multiple resolutions up to 4K @ 60fps. Read More