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Content tagged with Test & Measurement Designline posted in August 2011
Electronics enters era of 'systemic risk'
News & Analysis  
8/30/2011   8 comments
The electronics industry has entered an era of "systemic complexity" where growing ecosystems of companies need to collaborate closely, according to a panel of CEOs.
Scopes cover hi-speed/hi-fidelity domains at ESC
News & Analysis  
8/30/2011   1 comment
Tektronix, Inc. has introduced a mixed-domain oscilloscope that delivers the functionality of an scope and a spectrum analyzer in a single instrument. And Rohde & Schwarz has enhanced its real-time digital trigger scope for analyzing extremely small signals with high fidelity. Both companies will exhibit their wares at the Embedded Systems Conference, Boston (Sept. 26 to 29).
Laird develops EMI shielding effectiveness calculator
Product News  
8/29/2011   1 comment
As information is entered, the calculator computes shielding effectiveness, ?and if there are apertures, it plots their pattern.
Bourns Model 54 and model 56 industrial-grade panel controls
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8/25/2011   Post a comment
Bourns' industrial-grade panel controls provide the flexibility of a panel control plus push-pull switch or rotary switch in one compact component.
Analog Devices AD9648 and AD9642 A/D converters
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8/23/2011   Post a comment
Analog Devices' 14-bit A/D converters meet demanding performance requirements of communications, instrumentation and test and measurement applications.
Analog Devices AD8436A and AD8436J RMS-to-DC converter
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8/17/2011   Post a comment
Analog Devices' RMS-to-DC converter offers a 100 µV to 3 V of usable dynamic range and the ability to measure extremely low signal levels with high accuracy and no drop in settling time.
Ultra-precision op amp pushes to zero drift, 36V rail
Product News  
8/15/2011   3 comments
TI dual-channel OPA2188 offers major improvements in offset voltage drift, initial offset voltage, bandwidth
China puts the squeeze on Taiwan
News & Analysis  
8/12/2011   13 comments
Taiwan test and measurement vendors complain that mainland competitors with government backing are squeezing them out of the Chinese market.
Connector tool joins MapleSim models to dSPACE controller board
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8/12/2011   Post a comment
Allows real-time implementation in a single environment.
Coaxial cable assembly supports extreme temperatures
Product News  
8/10/2011   Post a comment
Meggitt Sensing Systems' Endevco model 3090C-XXX is a premium, low-noise softline cable assembly, designed for reliable low and high-temperature operation from -254 to +260°C.
Multibus tool for the reliable analysis and testing of Car2x functions
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8/7/2011   Post a comment
Vector Informatik is extending its CANoe and CANalyzer tools with additional functions for developing, analyzing and testing the communication between vehicles or between vehicle and infrastructure.
Agilent and UC Davis form millimeter research center
News & Analysis  
8/3/2011   3 comments
Agilent Technologies and the University of California, Davis, will establish the Davis Millimeter Wave Research Center to focus on millimeter wave and THz systems.


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