Test & Measurement Product News

NIWeek: Big data challenge gets Intel quad-core processing

NI is addressing the big data management challenge with its latest 4- and 8-slot CompactDAQ controllers announced at NIWeek in Austin, Texas this week. NI has significantly increased the processing capability in the data acquisition hardware with quad-core processors. There is also a new 14-slot USB 3…

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NIWeek: PXI brings fast parallel test to 4G

NI is aiming to make wireless manufacturing test more cost-effective as system move to volume production. The key is to run test in parallel to improve throughput. To do this the company has introduced at NIWeek in Austin, Texas today, a multi-standard, multi- DUT and multi-port test…

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R&S scopes trigger on Manchester- and NRZ-coded buses

Rohde & Schwarz has added more trigger and decoder options for its RTO and RTE oscilloscopes so that they can be used to debug serial protocols that employ Manchester or NRZ coding. This coding is typically used with interface buses such as Profibus, Dali or MVB. It is also used…

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5G radio baseband analysis may not need mixers

Testing mobile baseband (5G radio baseband) and RF with a single analyser without external harmonic mixers is a feature of the latest signal and spectrum analyser from Rohde & Schwarz. The FSW85 covers the frequency range from 2Hz to 85GHz in a single sweep. An internal preselection suppresses the image…

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Analyser for high accuracy solar power measurements

Yokogawa has a power analyser with an improved level of accuracy and stability for solar measurements. The specified 45 to 65Hz accuracy for the WT3000E is 0.01% of reading plus 0.03% of range. The supplier said these figures are based on RMS values rather than waveform peak values…

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Tektronix launches HDMXpress

Tektronix has added analysis and characterisation support for HDMI 2.0 receiver testing to HDMXpress. HDMXpress provides support for HDMI test pattern generation, auto-calibration and margin testing, eliminating the needs for manual pattern creation. The cost is £5,350. “HDMI 2.0/1.4a/b solutions include test fixtures…

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Anritsu moves 4G analyser to LTE-Advanced

Anritsu has introduced a radio communication analyser for R&D testing of 4G mobile devices supporting LTE-Advanced. As a successor to Anritsu’s 2G/3G and LTE analyser, the MT8821C analyser operates as network simulator supporting LTE and LTE-Advanced protocols. There are preset measurement parameters for test…

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UltraSoC and Teledyne team on debug

UltraSoC and Teledyne LeCroy today will collaborate on debug and validation technologies to reduce time-to-market and overall development costs, they have announced…

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