Electrical Testers

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Quicker, Simpler Network Troubleshooting with Updated NaviTEK NT

August 12, 2016

The NaviTEK NT Plus and Pro network testers from IDEAL Networks have received a number of time-saving updates to help technicians carry out network troubleshooting and maintenance on both copper and fiber cable even more efficiently. Compact and handheld, NaviTEK NT network testers are designed to help technicians quickly pinpoint and solve issues and offer fast detection of link and IP... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Cable Tester features detachable remote unit.

August 12, 2016

Designed to test for shorts, opens, miswires, reversals, and split pairs, LanSeeker™ can display connection and fault information on pair-by-pair basis. Unit also generates audio tones for use with tone tracers on all pairs. Test results are displayed using LED indicators on both main unit and self-stored remote unit. LanSeeker is suited for installation and troubleshooting of twisted pair security and datacom cables, supporting both unshielded and shielded types. 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

Test & Measuring Instruments

Synopsys TetraMAX II Speeds Test Generation for STMicroelectronics SoC Designs

July 15, 2016

New ATPG Engines Substantially Reduce Test Pattern Count for Lower Test Cost MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Highlights: Evaluation of TetraMAX II demonstrated an order of magnitude speedup in runtime Achieves significant test-pattern-count reduction without impacting test coverage Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS), today announced that STMicroelectronics is seeing significantly faster test... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Synopsys TetraMAX II ATPG Certified for ISO 26262 Automotive Functional Safety

July 15, 2016

Independent Functional Safety Evaluation Provides Highest Level of Safety-Related Tool Confidence MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Highlights: Tool certification accelerates ISO 26262 functional safety qualification for automotive ICs up to the most stringent safety requirements for ASIL D Enables automotive IC design teams to accelerate their manufacturing test development process with 10X... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Tier 2 Fiber Optic Cable Tester simplifies troubleshooting.

July 15, 2016

In addition to accurate test data, OTDR II offers automated fault-finding capabilities that help minimize network downtime. With touch of button, intelligent Optical Link Mapper turns complicated graphs into easy-to-read diagram displaying all events along link with pass/fail results. System’s advanced algorithms also prevent common OTDR testing challenges, such as wrong OTDR traces. Handheld and lightweight, rugged tablet-style tester offers outdoor-enhanced touchscreen. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Juno Spacecraft, Containing Components Manufactured by Diversified Plastics, Inc., is Orbiting Jupiter

July 11, 2016

MINNEAPOLIS - Launched by NASA in August 2011, the solar-powered Juno spacecraft entered Jupiter's orbit on Monday, July 4, 2016.  The spacecraft is carrying the Jovian Auroral Distribution Experiment (JADE) instrument, which contains three parts manufactured by Minnesota-based Diversified Plastics, Inc. Engineered by a nationally recognized independent research and development laboratory,... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies Exhibits Latest PCI Express® Design and Test Solutions at PCI-SIG® Developers Conference

June 27, 2016

Solutions Focus on All Stages of PCI Express Architecture Design and Test Workflow Highlights:

  • Keysight experts will demonstrate the latest PCI Express (PCIe®) design and test solutions
  • Featured solutions cover the entire PCIe workflow—from design to compliance
SANTA ROSA, Calif. – Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS) today announced it will... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

TDR Cable Analyzer measures frequency domain S-parameters.

June 23, 2016

Featuring portable design, CT100B TDR Cable Analyzer provides step TDR impedance waveforms with resolution sufficient to show connector detail (~1 cm). Unit is also capable of making calibrated frequency domain S-parameter measurements, including return loss (S11) and cable loss/insertion loss (S21). Fully re-engineered sampling engine allows for waveforms up to 1.5 million points long, while subpixel sampling ensures that every detectable cable fault is visible at every horizontal scale. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Ground Fault Sensors display trip point in any light condition.

June 17, 2016

Compatible with most automation and control systems, AGLD Series keeps machinery and operators safe from accidental shocks. One-piece, solid-core design allows installation over wires feeding heavy loads. Output relay changes state at any point between 5 and 100 mA or 80 and 950 mA, and delay can be set to allow downstream protection to activate before sensor. Also included, LED display clearly shows, in any light condition, precise trip point and extra delay. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

SMIC and Synopsys Deliver 28-nm HKMG Low-Power Reference Flow

June 10, 2016

Collaboration Delivers Best-In-Class Power, Performance and Area with IC Compiler II MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. and SHANGHAI - Highlights:     --  Technology advancements in the latest release of IC Compiler II deliver         exceptional quality-of-results across all key metrics: Better         performance, smaller area and lower power     --  Speeds design setup... Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Cadence and SMIC Collaborate on Delivery of Low-Power 28nm Digital Design Reference Flow

June 9, 2016

Full Suite of Cadence Digital Tools Improves Designer Productivity from RTL-to-Signoff SAN JOSE, Calif. - Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: CDNS), today announced a collaboration with Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (SMIC) on the delivery of a 28nm design reference flow that incorporates a full suite of Cadence® digital products for low-power design. This reference... Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies to Demonstrate Latest Design, Simulation, Verification Solutions for RF, Microwave, High-Speed Digital, 5G Applications at the 53rd Annual DAC

June 8, 2016

Keysight Technologies to Demonstrate Latest Design, Simulation, Verification Solutions for RF, Microwave, High-Speed Digital, 5G Applications at the 53rd Annual DAC What: Keysight Technologies will demonstrate its new electronic design automation (EDA) software capabilities and enhancements for the design, simulation and verification of RF, microwave, high-speed digital, IoT, and 5G... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Samsung Foundry Closed-Loop DFM Solution Leverages Mentor Graphics Tools to Accelerate Customer Yield Ramps

June 3, 2016

WILSONVILLE, Ore. - Highlights:     --  Samsung Foundry Closed-Loop Design for Manufacturability (DFM) solution         leverages data from design, test and manufacturing to identify and         classify customer product yield limiters.     --  Samsung Foundry has demonstrated more than 10 percent yield gains(*) in         products that employed this... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Mentor Graphics Customers Expand Use of Calibre Pattern Matching to Tackle Toughest IC Verification and Manufacturing Problems

June 3, 2016

WILSONVILLE, Ore. - Highlights:     --  Customers and ecosystem partners are expanding use of the Calibre®         Pattern Matching solution to overcome complex integrated circuit (IC)         verification and manufacturing problems.     --  The solution integrates all Calibre tools and flows to drive new         applications in physical verification,... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Personnel Grounding Tester features 5 in. color touchscreen.

June 3, 2016

Offering software controlled programmable test limits, SmartLog Pro™ verifies functionality of operator’s wrist strap and/or footwear, logs test record, and controls access to ESD Protected Area. All test activity is logged into database to meet ANSI/ESD S20.20 requirements. Each test log includes operator’s identification, test results, resistance measurements, humidity, and time stamp. Automated reports may be created and automatically emailed to track short- and long-term corrective actions. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. Introducing High-Frequency Solutions at IMS 2016

May 23, 2016

New cable assembly products solve 70 GHz challenges. LANDENBERG, Pa. - W. L. Gore and Associates (Gore) has continuously expanded the company's microwave/RF solutions at higher frequencies by designing cable assemblies that are reliable and will perform over time, and Gore is now addressing industry requirements for enhanced performance in the 60-70 GHz range.At the 60-70 GHz range, there... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Acculogic Will Show Advanced Test Equipment at the Space Tech Expo

May 12, 2016

Markham, ON - Acculogic Inc., a global leader in electronic production test solutions, announces that it will exhibit in Booth #4031 at the Space Tech Expo, scheduled to take place May 24-26, 2016 at the Pasadena Convention Center in Pasedena, California. The company’s Test Engineering division offers a comprehensive range of turn-key services that range from in-circuit test fixture and... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Battery Element Tester detects latent insulator defects.

May 2, 2016

Using high voltage AC pulse test stimulus signal combined with all-digital, EMF feedback voltage measurement system, Model 1657 screens out defective insulators in lead acid batteries during manufacturing. Short duration, high voltage but low energy pulsed waveform eliminates risk of heating element under test, allowing for detection of insulator holes, tears, and missing separators without damage. USB interface is standard and RS232 is available for remote control and data collection. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies to Showcase Semiconductor Parametric, Modeling Solutions at the International Reliability Physics Symposium

April 26, 2016

What: Keysight will demonstrate some of its many semiconductor parametric and modeling solutions at the 54th International Reliability Physics Symposium (IRPS), the world’s premier platform for presenting pioneering work in semiconductor reliability. Keysight application experts will be on hand to demonstrate the B2900A SMU and EasyEXPERT group+ software, which can control four 2-channel... Read More