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Tektronix, LitePoint address LTE design, troubleshooting
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4/30/2008   Post a comment
Tektronix, Inc. and LitePoint Corp. have partnered to deliver a solution for LTE development.
Micronas fancies with industrial markets
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4/30/2008   Post a comment
Against the background of problems with its consumer business and encouraged by substantial success in its automotive division, Swiss chip maker Micronas eyes to industrial markets.
HSPA+ test solution for 3GPP compliant components
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4/30/2008   Post a comment
Agilent Technologies has announced that its Vector Signal Analysis (VSA) software now offers HSPA+ analysis capability, claiming to be the only commercially available HSPA+ signal analysis test solution in the industry.
Dual-channel signal source creates digital arbitary waveforms and offers fast channel switching of 15 ns
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4/30/2008   Post a comment
Narda, an L-3 Communications company, has introduced the Model 10512 programmable signal source that digitally creates frequency-modulated "noise" waveforms and applies them to a carrier whose center frequency can be varied ±50 MHz in less than 100 ns.
PXI accessory attaches to any NI eight-slot PXI or PXI Express chassis
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4/29/2008   Post a comment
National Instruments has introduced the PMA-1115 portable touch-screen monitor with integrated keyboard that attaches to any NI eight-slot PXI or PXI Express chassis.
Asset building open embedded test tools
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4/29/2008   Post a comment
Asset Intertech is developing open embedded instrumentation tools based on the preliminary P1687 Internal JTAG (IJTAG) specifications.
Ensuring low power in wireless mesh sensor networks
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4/29/2008   Post a comment
Wireless sensor communications and low power go hand in hand. In fact, low power is just as important as the reliability of the communications itself. Before the advent of wireless sensor communications, low power was synonymous with low current consumption.
Tips and tricks for predicting real-world 802.11n wireless performance
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4/29/2008   Post a comment
Wireless testing too often revolves around hooking up a handful or so of laptops, PDAs, IP phones and other mobile devices and blitzing the network with traffic. Although informative, this gives no visibility into the nuances of large networks. Think scalability, degradation and traffic differentiation.
SwissQual unveils platform extension for optimization of WiMAX nets
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4/29/2008   Post a comment
The Switzerland-based company's Diversity is a quality measurement platform that provides simultaneous, end-to-end testing for voice, data and video.
Arbitrary/function generator provides high signal amplitude
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4/25/2008   Post a comment
Tektronix Inc. has extended its AFG3000 series with the addition of the AFG3011 arbitrary/function generator for high-signal amplitude applications.
Azimuth unveils channel emulator for LTE and 4G
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4/25/2008   Post a comment
The ACE MX product line features a scalable architecture, universal frequency support error free testing.
TMD Technologies turns up the power with Ku band TWT
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4/25/2008   Post a comment
TMD Technologies is offering a higher power, fast warm, Ku band travelling wave tube (TWT), rated at 400 W continuous power.
Sensor & Test to offer broad supporting program
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4/25/2008   Post a comment
The Sensor & Test trade fair (Nuremberg, May 6 though May 8), has published its supporting scientific and technological program. Five conferences and a number of forums provide a broad range of topics for test and automation engineers.
Web seminar addresses radiated performance for WiMAX
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4/25/2008   Post a comment
Ever wish you knew more about how to pass radio conformance, protocol conformance, and interoperability certification tests for WiMAX? Then this web seminar from Agilent Technologies and ETS-Lindgren may be for you.
Reference source designed to simplify RF calibration and improve productivity
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4/24/2008   Post a comment
Fluke Europe B.V., has announced the Fluke 9640A-LPN (low phase noise) RF Reference Source, a higher-performance synthesizer designed to simplify RF calibration and improve calibration lab productivity for even more demanding workload coverage.
Anxious weekend ahead for Galileo backers
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4/24/2008   Post a comment
Teams that have been developing and financing the Giove-B demonstrator and test satellite for Europe's fledgling satellite navigation project, Galileo, will have an anxious weekend as the bird is scheduled to be launched in the early hours of April 27th.
WiMAX Forum taps Tektronix for official protocol test tool
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4/24/2008   Post a comment
Tektronix's G35-WiMAX protocol test solution will serve as the reference point to analyze the responses of individual devices in test scenarios specified by the WiMAX Forum.
Agilent adds HSPA+ analysis capability to VSA software
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4/23/2008   Post a comment
Agilent Technologies has announced that its Vector Signal Analysis (VSA) software now offers HSPA+ analysis capability, which the company claims is the first commercially available HSPA+ signal analysis test solution in the industry.
Manufacturing test product supports Freescale's latest storage processors
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4/23/2008   Post a comment
Kozio's kDiagnostics provides a manufacturing solution for functional testing of Freescale-based hardware, including the MPC837xE series of processors, as well as numerous other CPUs and chipsets.
Automated test product supports AMCC PowerPC processors
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4/23/2008   Post a comment
Kozio Inc., a provider of automated hardware functional test for digital circuit boards, announced support for the latest AMCC Power Architecture processors, the PowerPC 460EX and PowerPC 460GT.
Agilent teams with NextWave on WiMAX power calibration, production test
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4/23/2008   Post a comment
The companies will collaborate to optimize RF power calibration speed and production test capabilities
FPGA design and verification solutions from Lattice and Aldec
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4/22/2008   Post a comment
High-speed Aldec simulator is claimed to be the only OEM mixed-language simulator for FPGA design.
Tektronix : Arbitrary-function generator offers 40 V peak-to-peak amplitude
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4/22/2008   Post a comment
The AFG3011 arbitrary/function generator is the latest addition to the Tektronix AFG3000 Series of signal sources for design, test, and manufacturing engineers.
Yokogawa : PC-based data-acquisition system combines high performance and ease of use
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4/22/2008   Post a comment
The Yokogawa SL1000 is a PC-based data-acquisition unit designed to provide high-speed data logging and fast data transfer in electro-mechanical and power measurement applications.
Solid-state power amplifier delivers enhanced performance and spurious response
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4/22/2008   Post a comment
CAP Wireless has announced a new version of its RM022020 power amplifier (PA) with enhanced performance that provides both excellent pulse fidelity and improved spurious response (typically -85dBc).
Solid state programmable attenuator covers 700 MHz to 6.0 GHz
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4/21/2008   Post a comment
Featuring a small and compact housing, the ATS0760-63 solid-state programmable attenuator from eubus GmbH extends the company's portfolio of solid state attenuators.
ExpressCard interfaces target avionics testing
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4/21/2008   Post a comment
GE Fanuc Intelligent Platforms has introduced three RoHS-compliant ExpressCard interfaces for testing aircraft systems.
PXI, PCI, and VXI oscilloscopes offer benchtop performance
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4/21/2008   Post a comment
ZTEC Instruments has introduced the ZT4210 series of 300-MHz oscilloscopes in PXI, PCI, and VXI form factors.
PXI embedded controllers deliver improved performance
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4/21/2008   Post a comment
National Instruments has introduced two low-cost PXI embedded controllers that deliver increased performance for value-based test, measurement, and control applications.
Aeroflex and Innowireless partner to accelerate development of 3GPP LTE mobile devices
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4/21/2008   Post a comment
Aeroflex and Innowireless have announced that they have entered into a technology partnership designed to accelerate the development of 3GPP LTE mobile devices for subscribers.
HDMI Consumer Electronic Control (CEC) technology and testing
Design How-To  
4/18/2008   1 comment
CEC functionality promises the consumer the ability to use a single remote control to operate multiple devices -- no need to juggle separate remotes to control the TV, set-top box, portable HD devices, etc. Here's a look inside the spec, optional commands, compliance and interoperability testing.
Event data recorder integrates FRAM memory
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4/16/2008   Post a comment
This FRAM-based event data recorder from Ramtron provides a single-chip solution for digital event monitoring in industrial control, medical and metering applications.
Siemens extends IO-Link product range
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4/15/2008   Post a comment
Siemens Industry Automation expands its sensor and actuator product range for the IO-Link interface standard. The move covers components and the integration in Siemens' Totally Integrated Automation concept.
FPGA-based processing platform targets real-time applications
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4/15/2008   Post a comment
Embedded Systems Design, Inc. unveils StreamBlade 5600 FPGA-based processing platform for telecom/datacom, signal generation/recognition, algorithm acceleration, and test instrumentation.
Triple play test solution combines real-world traffic generation with passive analysis
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4/15/2008   Post a comment
Agilent Technologies has announced at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) show what it claims is the industry's first triple play test solution that combines real-world application traffic generation with comprehensive passive analysis and distributed test capabilities.
Fault insertion modules target automotive test apps
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4/14/2008   Post a comment
Pickering Interfaces has expanded its PXI fault insertion product line with two modules that simulate both high and low current faults when testing control systems, particularly in the automotive sector.
Energy-meter IC touts the highest functionality
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4/14/2008   Post a comment
The MAXQ3180, drawing just 10 mW, has full polyphase measuring capability
How to characterize surface-mount RF devices
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4/14/2008   1 comment
Learn how to use a simple linear simulator capable of manipulating S-parameters and S-Y-Z-matrix transformation to accurately de-embed surface-mount RF components on low-cost test fixtures
HDMI, Blu-ray audio test solution is industry first
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4/14/2008   Post a comment
The APx585 multichannel audio analyzer with HDMI from Audio Precision is offered as the industry's first HDMI and Blu-ray Disc audio test solution.
Pattern generator offers verification and characterization
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4/11/2008   Post a comment
Byte Paradigm's Wave Generator Xpress targets ASIC, FPGA, DAC and digital board verification and characterization, especially for post-manufacturing IC and board system prototype functional test.
Byte Paradigm extends PC-based multi-function instrument family
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4/10/2008   Post a comment
Byte Paradigm has expanded its GP Series of PC-based multi-function USB instruments with the introduction of the GP-24100 and GP-24200
EU funds project for wireless-enabled diabetes management
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4/10/2008   Post a comment
A group of European companies and research establishments have won a Euros 7.1 million ($11.3 million) grant from the European Commission to help fund the development of a portable personalised blood glucose prediction tool aimed at improving the lives of millions of diabetes patients.
Channel emulator line targets 4G wireless technologies
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4/9/2008   Post a comment
Azimuth Systems has announced an expanded channel emulator product line designed to address the needs of emerging 4G wireless broadband technologies.
How to supply, load, and test power-management circuits (Part 1 of 2)
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4/9/2008   1 comment
How you supply the dc source, and provide the load, to a power-management circuit affects the validity of the results
Industrial digital I/O offers USB connectivity
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4/9/2008   Post a comment
National Instruments has introduced the portable NI USB-6509, a bus-powered USB digital I/O device for acquiring data in a broad range of industrial control and automated test applications.
First Mobile WimMAX certified products on a roll
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4/9/2008   Post a comment
Products from Runcom Technologies Ltd, Sequans Communications, POSDATA and Samsung Electronics Co. have gained the first WiMAX Forum Certified Seal of Approval.
How to supply, load, and test power-management circuits (Part 2 of 2)
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4/8/2008   Post a comment
How you supply the dc source, and provide the load, to a power-management circuit affects the validity of the results
Deepstream secures deal with Moeller GmbH
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4/8/2008   Post a comment
Sensor startup company Deepstream Technologies (Bangor, Wales) has announced it has secured a $16 million contract with industrial safety technology vendor Moeller GmbH (Bonn, Germany). The startup also said it is about to launch manufacturing its first products.
Agilent Technologies and NextWave Wireless accelerate Mobile WiMAX device production and deployment
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4/8/2008   Post a comment
Agilent Technologies and NextWave Wireless, a global provider of mobile multimedia and wireless broadband technologies, have announced that NextWave will use Agilent's Wireless Networking Test Set to help accelerate the deployment of Mobile WiMAX devices based on NextWave's chipsets.
Atmel and Melexis jointly release secure cryptographic RFID development kit
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4/7/2008   Post a comment
Melexis Microelectronic Integrated Systems and Atmel Corporation have released Yuma+, an innovative development kit for contactless, highly secure RFID transactions that eliminates the need for both an in-depth understanding of cryptography and the ISO14443B RFID standard.
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