Cleveland, OhioTest-and-measurement house Keithley Instruments, Inc. is publishing a guide to understanding the vocabulary of wireless. Entitled Speaking RF: Wireless Communication Terminology, the guide is a 32-page booklet that defines a variety of technical terms and acronyms.
Several useful tables are also featured, including a quick Watts vs dBm conversion table, and a return loss vs VSWR table. There's also a table that summarizes the technical features of the most common wireless communications standards for digital cellphones, wireless LANs (local area networks), and cordless phones.
A number of product selector guides and a brief discussion of typical RF switching applications are also included.
The free guide is available for download by clicking here.
For more information contact Keithley Instruments, Inc., 28775 Aurora Road, Cleveland, Ohio 44139-1891. Phone: 800-688-9951 or 440-248-0400. Fax: 440-248-6168. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Keithley Instruments, 440-248-0400, www.keithley.com