Microwave Journal

Agilent's USB Compliance Testing Solution Chosen by Telecommunications Technology Association

December 18, 2008

Agilent Technologies Inc. announced that the Telecommunications Technology Association (TTA) - Asia's leading test and certification institution and USB independent test lab - selected Agilent's USB testing solution for USB compliance testing. TTA will use Agilent's USB compliance testing solution, including the DSA91304A high-performance oscilloscope, N5416A USB compliance test software and 81134A pulse pattern generator, to provide compliance testing and certification services to the international community.

Agilent's USB compliance test solution provides:

• automated testing with industry-leading ease of use and speed;
• USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF)-approved USB 2.0 and Wireless USB compliance tests and integrated MATLAB® scripts; and
• fully automated USB 2.0 receiver testing.

"We appreciate Agilent's strong technical and material support for the USB and Wireless USB compliance programs," said Jeff Ravencraft, USB-IF president and chairman. "TTA's certification as an ITL will contribute to the growth and success of the USB-IF compliance program. Agilent's commitment to providing compliance testing tools like the Infiniium 90000A Series oscilloscope will help continue the incredible success of USB technologies."

"Agilent's USB experts and automated testing tools helped TTA significantly in its effort to become a USB-IF ITL," said Dongho Kim, USB administrator of TTA. "We expect to use the solutions we selected for SuperSpeed USB testing and other technologies."

Agilent's complete portfolio of oscilloscopes is available in a variety of form factors, from 20 MHz to 90 GHz, offering industry-leading specifications and powerful applications.