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Anritsu Co. announces that its VectorStar Broadband ME7838A vector network analyzer (VNA) system was used by Modelithics Inc. to validate the performance of its flip chip schottky diode model for the W Band Single Anode and W Band ZBD schottky diodes from Virginia Diodes (VDI) Inc.
Rohde & Schwarz and 7Layers completed RF and protocol conformance testing on an LTE device developed for the United States 700 MHz (3GPP Frequency Band 14) Public Safety Broadband Network.
Anritsu Co. introduces options for its MS269xA series that enhance the wideband FFT analysis of the signal analyzers. By expanding the measurement capability of the MS269xA series with the hardware options, Anritsu strengthens its position as a world leader in test solutions for microwave and next-generation mobile networks by providing a highly accurate analysis tool that can capture wideband signals used in satellite and radar systems, as well as in LTE Advanced designs.
Copper Mountain Technologies has introduced the virtual vector reflectometer PLANAR R54, operating in the frequency range of 85 MHz to 5.4 GHz.
AR RF/Microwave Instrumentation is introducing a new Multi-tone RF Test System that reduces radiated immunity testing from days to hours. The Multi-tone system, model MT06000 (80 MHz – 6 GHz), includes all the necessary instruments to perform radiated immunity testing per IEC 61000-4-3 except the required amplifiers, antennas and directional couplers.
Anritsu announces that it has entered into a Factory Test Technology Licensing Agreement with Qualcomm Inc. for Qualcomm’s factory test solutions.
Introduction to a nonlinear starter kit that allows engineers to make new strides in the nonlinear world of VNAs
Recent addition of MIMO-specific measurements to the R&S ROMES4.65 drive test software enables the collection of important MIMO data during a drive test
In-depth look at the connector and cable assembly market and technology trends as well as some noteworthy developments among manufacturers
Leading RF/microwave test equipment manufacturers were on hand at the2012 Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona between February 27 and March 1, ashowing off the latest test solutions for the mobile communications industry. Here's a sample of what they had on display.