The Tinker's Toolbox - Bill Driver of LeCroy on High-Bandwidth Test
Hosted by Alix Paultre, the Tinker's Toolbox is the Advantage Design Group's web-based interview show where we talk about the latest technology, components, and design issues for the electronic design engineering community.
In this episode we talk to Bill Driver of LeCroy about testing and measurement in general and their high-bandwidth WaveMaster 8 Zi-A oscilloscope. WaveMaster 8 Zi-A combines 45 GHz high bandwidth and 120 GS/s sample rate with superior signal fidelity performance and 20 GHz on all four input channels.
Here is a link to the podcast in case the play button is not visible: LeCroy Podcast 
Here is the release on the product:
LeCroy Corporation, a leading supplier of oscilloscopes and serial data test solutions, announced that its 45 GHz bandwidth WaveMaster 8 Zi-A oscilloscope was the winner of the annual “Best in Test” award presented by Test & Measurement World in the oscilloscope category. Chosen by a vote of readers and editors, this award honors important and innovative new products in the electronics test and measurement industry.
This is the second industry award this year for the WaveMaster 8 Zi-A scope, which received the annual DesignVision Award presented by UBM Electronics in the Test and Measurement Equipment category at DesignCon 2011 in January. “LeCroy’s WaveMaster 8 Zi-A oscilloscopes broke bandwidth barriers and offer the user unmatched real-time performance,” said LeCroy President and Chief Executive Officer Tom Reslewic. “The WaveMaster was part of the first round of LeCroy’s most comprehensive series of product introductions in the Company's history that began last year and continues today. We are proud to receive this award from Test & Measurement World and to have satisfied our customers’ high-speed requirements for developing next-generation data communication systems.”
“The oscilloscope category has been very competitive over the last few years,” said Rick Nelson, Test & Measurement World editor-in-chief. “Readers and editors have named LeCroy’s WaveMaster 8 Zi-A the best in test because of its significant contribution to the advancement of the industry.”
WaveMaster 8 Zi-A combines 45 GHz high bandwidth and 120 GS/s sample rate with superior signal fidelity performance and 20 GHz on all four input channels. Models are available from 4 to 45 GHz with complete bandwidth upgradability throughout the range.
Company information is available at http://www.lecroy.com .