Understanding 802.11a Technology and Testing Requirements

November 1, 2002 6:21 am | Product Releases | Comments

As WLAN standards emerge, test solutions will play a crucial role in the success of long-term end-user acceptance. By Lisa Ward, Rohde & Schwarz, Matt Maxwell, Tektronix, Inc., and John Bowne, Rohde & Schwarz Editor's Note: This article represents Part One of a two-part article. Click here to read part two....

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Automatic Test System

November 1, 2002 6:09 am | Product Releases | Comments

U-AST is a fully-automated test system that runs industry-standard test cases. The U-ATS also is capable of complete evaluation of WCDMA UE performance. The TestDrive UMTS software in U-ATS is a next-generation test executive that eliminates the need for specialist knowledge of Tree and Tabular Combined Notation (TTCN)....

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Bench Top Tester

November 1, 2002 6:08 am | Product Releases | Comments

The OS-32 Automated Continuity Test System is a self-contained, auto programming test system that gives fast results of shorts and open circuits used to verify the integrity of IC package bond wires, bare and assembled PCBs, and short cable assemblies — instantaneously. The OS-32 system provides 16-bit accuracy on both the source and measurement and fast measurement switching on up to 1000 pins ensuring accurate performance and complete...

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Telecom Education Week

October 10, 2002 6:26 am | Product Releases | Comments


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Microwave Distributors Company

September 27, 2002 7:52 am | Product Releases | Comments Microwave Distributors Company carries the entire line of MIDISCO Microwave and RF Components, as well as those of other manufacturers, and provides convenient "one-stop" shopping for the busy Design Engineer. The site contains specifications for most available components, including fixed and variable attenuators, terminations, isolators, circulators, couplers, dividers, detectors, lightning protector...

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Downlink Channel Configuration for W-CDMA Bit Error Rate Testing

September 26, 2002 12:08 pm | Product Releases | Comments

by David J. Schwartz, Agilent Technologies, dave_schwartz The flexibility and complexity of the W-CDMA air interface present special challenges for the performance of Bit Error Rate (BER) testing. BER is the required method for determining the sensitivity of a W-CDMA receiver. The W-CDMA specifications provide a solution in the form of Reference Measurement Channels which, when combined with a properly configured test system...

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If you build it, you have to test it...

September 12, 2002 10:41 am | Product Releases | Comments

Challenges and solutions in broadband communication systems test. Jack Anderson, Celerity Systems      Some say broadband is like the weather. Everyone talks about it, but no one can do anything about it. Not exactly true. A hot topic in many circles, broadband means different things to different people....

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Test and Measurement Support

September 11, 2002 5:38 am | Product Releases | Comments

Tektronix, Inc announced support for RapidIO. The RapidIO interconnect architecture provides a high-performance standard that optimizes interaction between chip-to-chip and circuit board-to-board. Using the TMS805 RapidIO support package for the TLA family of logic analyzers, developers can acquire and trigger on RapidIO packets, control symbols and transactions in real-time with minimal impact on the system's normal environment, allowing t...

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Bluetooth Test System

September 11, 2002 5:17 am | Product Releases | Comments

With the ME7865A, chipset developers, module manufacturers, and consumer product developers have a single, cost-effective solution that assures the performance of Bluetooth radios before submission to a Bluetooth Qualification Test Facility (BQTF). The ME7865A addresses all 16 test cases defined in the Bluetooth RF test specification up to 3 GHz....

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Modules for Repeatable Calibrations

August 1, 2002 11:07 am | Product Releases | Comments

The 36584 Series AutoCal® modules provide fast, repeatable, and high-quality coaxial calibrations for 2-, 3-, and 4-port S-parameter requirements. The 36584 series covers the 10 MHz to 9 GHz frequency range and can be used with the Scorpion® VNMS. The AutoCal module characterization, which is traceable to NIST, is used to aid in the removal of normal systematic errors....

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Wireless IP Test Solution

July 11, 2002 10:20 am | Product Releases | Comments

Model Number MX880121A-02 is a software option to the 1xRTT version of Anritsu's MTT8801C Radio Communications Analyzer. With the software installed, the MT8801C functions as a link layer for connecting 1xRTT wireless Internet devices to an external application server or to the Internet via an external server....

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Test Solution for WLAN

July 10, 2002 7:12 am | Product Releases | Comments

The VG3000E/VG6000 synthesized vector signal generator and the VN6000 wide-band IQ demodulator are designed to accelerate wireless IC development. The VG3000E/VG6000 features an RF bandwidth up to 120 MHz (ן dB). Frequency range for the VG6000 is 4.96 GHz to 6.2 GHz/250 kHz to 3.2 GHz. The VG3000E has a frequency range of 250 kHz to 3....

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Automated Test System

July 10, 2002 7:12 am | Product Releases | Comments

Model 2790 SourceMeter® Switch Airbag Inflator Test System provides low initial cost, reduced test development costs, and high throughput. This is accomplished by tightly integrating sourcing, measuring, and switching functions in a single instrument,, by eliminating the need for synchronization between the computer/controller and the Model 2790, and by reducing signal routing complexity....

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Test Path to 3G Leads to Flexibility and Multi-standard Instrumentation

June 6, 2002 10:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

By Yuenie Lau, Anritsu Company The migration to 3G (Figure 1) is littered with a variety of standards, none of which is the definitive answer that will be used globally. As we have gone from 2G to 2.5G formats, designers have been faced with the challenge of developing products for multiple standards....

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Signaling Tester for 3G WCDMA Mobile Stations

June 4, 2002 9:36 am | Product Releases | Comments

Anritsu introduces the MD8480A WCDMA Signaling Tester, a solution that is used for verification of 3GPP WCDMA mobile stations and mobile station chipsets. Simulating a WCDMA base station, the MD8480A is used in the development phase to verify the modulation and demodulation function of the mobile station or chipset, confirm call processing functionality between the base station and mobile station, and to simulate applications....

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