Communication & Network Testers

Test & Measuring Instruments

Network Tester evaluates 10 Gbps/1 Gbps Ethernet/IP networks.

February 5, 2016

Providing two 10 Gbps optical ports and two 10/100/1,000 Mbps electrical/optical ports, PacketExpert™ 10G is capable of generating/receiving traffic with stacked VLAN (Q-in-Q) and stacked MPLS, making it suited for wide range of networks. Wire speed BERT capability measures Bit Error Rate on Layer1, Framed Ethernet (Layer2), MPLS (Layer2.5), IP, and UDP layers. PacketExpert™ 10G also supports all RFC 2544 Tests for performance benchmarking of individual network elements. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Test Set offers G.fast CPE emulation solution.

February 4, 2016

Supporting ITU-T G.9700 and G.9701 recommendations, as well as current VDSL2 and ADSL2+ technologies, MaxTester 635G lets technicians install, turn up, and maintain deployments with single test tool, and enables verification of subscriber data rates up to 1 Gbps. Test set offers multiplay service testing with copper fault-finding capabilities. It provides touchscreen navigation and asset and data field management support using EXFO Sync and EXFO Connect mobile and cloud-based solutions. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

PXI Reference System features modular, upgradeable design.

February 3, 2016

With Keysight Reference Solution, engineers can evaluate and integrate core radio test measurement capabilities into validation, production, or depot test systems. In addition to traditional analog and digital radio standards, solution supports standards-based signal creation and analysis for modern communications standards, including LTE for next generation public safety radios. System also generates and analyzes custom waveforms, and supports spurious emission measurements up to 27 GHz. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Tester aids data center, enterprise troubleshooting.

February 2, 2016

Addressing fault finding needs of data center and enterprise networks, MAX-720C-QUAD provides Go/No-go results and automated fault-finding capabilities that minimize network downtime. All-in-one, tablet-style OTDR/iOLM, compatible with singlemode and multimode fiber networks, supports multiple network testing, including LAN/WAN, Access, and FTTH/PON characterization. Tier-2 troubleshooting tool also integrates power meter and VFL with quick on-board reporting.
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Test & Measuring Instruments

Ethernet/IP Tester validates SLAs to ITU-T Y.1564 standard.

February 1, 2016

With ExpertSAM™, users can test ability of Ethernet-based services to carry variety of traffic at defined performance levels. Application is based on ITU Y.1564 standard and supports testing of 10 Gbps Ethernet links. Throughput, Frame Loss, Frame Delay, and Frame Delay Variation (cumulatively known as Service Acceptance Criteria) are measured and compared to expected values for each service ensuring it is within committed range or threshold defined for guaranteed traffic such as CIR. Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

USB 3.1 Protocol Analyzer comes with automated PD test suite.

January 21, 2016

Voyager M310C incorporates Power Delivery Compliance Suite, which is based on Power Delivery (PD) Compliance Plan v1.0 and uses emulation scripts to mimic PD link partner behaviors. Initiating and responding to PD messages while analyzing real response from DUT, system communicates directly over Type-C cabling, and generated pass/fail reports. Fully automated test suite lets developers verify functionality, error recovery, and compliance for PD chipsets and end-products. Read More

Software, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Interposer and Analyzer test PCIe External Cable 3.0 ports.

January 21, 2016

Used with Summit™ Protocol Analyzers, PCIe External Cable 3.0 Interposer enables PCIe® bus traffic between system board and storage devices using PCIe External Cable 3.0 cables to be monitored, captured, and recorded. Interposer will support analysis for PCIe host interfaces such as SATA Express and NVM Express at data rates from 2.5–8 GT/s and link widths from x1 to x8. Adapter is also available for testing devices that use SFF-8644 connector with PCIe External Cable 3.0 class cables. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless Test Set provides multi-format 2G/3G/4G RF test. .

December 23, 2015

With GSM, GPRS, EGPRS, and TD-SCDMA, HSPA test capabilities, E7515A UXM Wireless Test Set enables UE developers to validate their multi-format LTE devices within single UXM test set. GSM and TD-SCDMA test applications allow fast-switching between W-CDMA, GSM, and TD-SCDMA formats in single UXM with just one transceiver hardware set. X-Series measurement applications allow engineers to quickly configure test parameters per 3GPP standards. Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Compliance Tester supports USB Power Delivery.

December 15, 2015

With MQP Packet-Master USB-PDT, users can test protocol, transmitter signal quality, receiver quality, interference rejection, and power load. Unit incorporates Analyzer, Exerciser, Compliance Tester, PD VBUS Generator, PD VBUS Load, VBUS Voltage and Current Monitor functions. Featuring plug-in module design, product performs comprehensive PHY, Protocol, and Power Compliance tests on PD devices, and PHY and Protocol Tests on PD Cable Marker chips.   Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Bulk Call Generator tests telecommunications equipment.

December 10, 2015

Equipped with analog interfaces, patch panels, and other optional modules, 2-wire MAPS™ Analog Phone Simulator is used to test Central Office, PBXs, ATAs, gateways, and other telecommunications equipment, which provide local loop interfaces. Compact rackmount system offers automated, scripted, multi-user, multi-protocol, and high-capacity bulk call generation. Remotely accessible via CLI, system features up to 192 independent FXO ports and is scalable to support thousands of calls. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless Test Set enables 4 x 4 MIMO data throughput test.

December 8, 2015

Along with 4x4 DL MIMO, UXM Test Set includes support for Transmission Mode 9, which uses multiple antennas and beamforming for interference management. Built-in channel emulator includes spatial channel models, allowing developers to characterize and verify device performance under realistic conditions. Using two 20 MHz component carriers, 64 QAM downlink modulation, and 4x4 downlink MIMO techniques, 600 Mbps downlink rates are possible with two UXM wireless test sets connected in array. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Ethernet/IP Tester supports 10G and 1G Ethernet/IP networks.

December 2, 2015

Featuring two 10 Gbps optical ports and two 10/100/1,000 Mbps electrical/optical ports, PacketExpert 10G™ is capable of BERT, Smart Loopback, and RFC 2544 testing. Solution specifically supports Wirespeed Record and Playback, Simulation of IP Links and Impairments (IPLinkSim™), PacketBroker, and Y.1564 Testing (ExpertSAM™) test functionalities. These tests are supported on each port independently for Wirespeed Ethernet/VLAN/MPLS/IP/UDP testing. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Multi-Port VNAs support options for expanded functionality.

December 2, 2015

With 55–92 GHz E-band option installed, ShockLine™ MS46500B series of 2- and 4-port performance Vector Network Analyzers (VNAs) can efficiently verify performance of high-frequency passive components during manufacturing. Other available options include 20 and 40 GHz, which enable VNAs to address S-parameter and time-domain measurement requirements associated microwave applications. Also, 20 and 40 GHz options add power control, LRL/LRM calibration, and other capabilities. Read More

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