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Microwave Vision Group has launched µ-Lab, a new patent pending, compact and portable microwave test system designed for wireless devices utilizing Wireless Gigabit technology.
New high-end test platform from Rohde & Schwarz offers all-in-one solution for testing broadcast equipment
The new R&S BTC broadcast test center from Rohde & Schwarz provides a complete testing environment for nearly all audio, video and multimedia applications – in a single device. The RF reference signal generator generates RF signals for all global TV and broadcasting standards and simulates transmissions. The generator can also internally analyze the audio/video functions of DUTs in realtime. The modular design provides a high degree of scalability, allowing the R&S BTC to be configured for any customer requirement.
Teseq UK has strengthened its relationship with TATA Power Company Ltd. in India, following successful recalibration of its Bangalore 10 m, semi-anechoic EMC chamber to the CISPR 16-1-4 standard.
Aeroflex announced that its TM500 Test Mobile has added support for the 3GPP WCDMA Release 10 standard, the latest evolution of the HSPA+ standards, which adds support for MC-HSDPA (Multi Carrier High-Speed Download Packet Access).
Pico Technology has launched the PicoScope®9300 Series Sampling Oscilloscopes that can perform pre-compliance tests, fault-finding, design, debug and margin testing on serial communications signals.
Anitehas acquired Genetel SAS, a full service distributor of network testing products in France and North Africa.
Agilent Technologies Inc. and Tyndall National Institute at University College Cork, Ireland opened a new laboratory for research and teaching in next-generation wireless communications.
A unique feature of the tried and tested R&S NRP power sensors is their ability to work independently of a specific base unit. The sensors can be connected directly to a PC or laptop via USB. Rohde & Schwarz has now implemented this feature for compact smartphones and tablet PCs as well.
Aeroflex Ltd. announced the launch of the TM500 Multi-UE LTE-A Test Mobile, which supports carrier aggregation across multiple mobile terminals or UE. Carrier aggregation, a key component of LTE-A, allows multiple carriers comprised of either contiguous or non-contiguous spectrum to be added together, allowing wider channel bandwidths -- and higher data rates -- to be achieved.