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RF Signal Generator Tests Components to Latest Standards
Aeroflex's new generation of wide bandwidth RF signal generators and analysers in PXI format with class-leading performance enable a high performance, flexible, and cost effective solution for RF component and wireless device testing to the latest standards, including WLAN 802.11ac. The PXI 3050A low noise RF signal generator and the PXI 3320 arbitrary waveform generator (AWG) are used together to provide a fully configurable RF signal generator ...
Aeroflex Announces Capability to Simulate WAAS LPV Approaches
Aeroflex has announced its capability to simulate Wide Area Augmentation System LPV approaches by adding this critical new feature to their GPSG-1000 Portable GPS Simulator.
Aeroflex and Harris Announce Availability of the Aeroflex 3920 Digital Radio Test Set
Aeroflex Incorporated announced today the addition of support for Harris P25 P7300, P5500 and XG-75 Series portable radios to its expanding capabilities for the Aeroflex 3920 Auto-Test II system. The application provides automated testing and alignment to provide a new level of consistent repeatable results.
Aeroflex Announces Addition of Enhanced VSWR and Distance to Fault to the Tracking Generator Functionality on the 3550 Digital Radio Test System
Aeroflex announced today the addition of enhanced VSWR (Return Loss) and Distance to Fault to the tracking generator functionality of the Aeroflex 3550 Digital Radio Test System. By utilizing the sweep of the tracking generator, the 3550 can measure and display the VSWR of an antenna or find the location of one or more faults in a cable.
Aeroflex and Bird Add New RF Test Capabilities To The Aeroflex 3550 Radio Test System
Aeroflex has added support for the through-line Bird Wideband Power Sensors to the industry leading 3550 Hand-held Radio Test System. The addition of the Bird 5017 and support for other Bird power sensors allows the 3550 to improve measurement accuracies for in field test applications. The Bird 5017 supports frequency ranges from 25 MHz to 1 GHz, with power accuracy of +/-4% of reading.
POCSAG Testing Option For The Aeroflex 3920 Series Radio Test Set
Aeroflex announce the POCSAG testing option for the 3920 Series Digital Radio Test Set. With this option, the 3920 Series can now be used to verify the operation of POCSAG pagers and paging systems. This option adds the capability of both sending and decoding POCSAG encoded messages to the 3920 Series.
Aeroflex 7100 Digital Radio Test Set Adds Support for LTE-A Carrier Aggregation
Aeroflex Limited announced today that the 7100 Digital Radio Test Set has added support for carrier aggregation, a key component of LTE-Advanced. Carrier aggregation allows multiple carriers to be added together, allowing wider channel bandwidths and higher data rates to be achieved.
Aeroflex Demonstrates End-to-End LTE-Advanced Carrier Aggregation and TDD-FDD Handover at Mobile World Congress
Aeroflex Limited announced today that it will be presenting live demonstrations at this month's Mobile World Congress that will include carrier aggregation on LTE-A user equipment (UE), and LTE TDD-FDD handover on the E500 Capacity Test Platform. The demonstrations will take place on the Aeroflex stand, C64 in Hall 6.
Aeroflex Announces Industry's First TDD-FDD Handover Using LTE Capacity Test System
Aeroflex announce that the Aeroflex E500 LTE Capacity Test System is the industry's first capacity tester to successfully hand over data services between TDD and FDD networks. Network operators around the world are already commissioning dual standard networks as part of the rapid expansion in TD-LTE networks. The E500's handover capability is therefore crucial for both operators and network suppliers testing TDD/FDD networks.
Aeroflex adds DC-HSUPA Support to the TM500 Test Mobile
Aeroflex has revealed that the TM500 Test Mobile is the first to market to support full protocol stack user equipment emulation that enables network testing and measurements for the DC-HSUPA (Dual Cell High-Speed Upload Packet Access) standard specified in 3GPP W-CDMA Release 9. DC-HSUPA allows a UE to simultaneously transmit data over two independent enhanced uplink data channels, boosting both the uplink data rate and the network capacity, enab...
Aeroflex Introduces Support for Transmission Mode 9 on TM500 LTE-A Test Mobile
Aeroflex announced today that the industry-standard TM500 LTE-A Single UE Test Mobile has added support for 3GPP Release 10 Transmission Mode 9, which allows enhanced network capability and performance by flexible use of MIMO with minimum additional overhead.
Modular WLAN 802.11ac Test System with 160 MHz Bandwidth Aeroflex
Aeroflex announced a new test system based on its PXI 3000 Series modular instrumentation, which has been designed to offer measurements over a 160 MHz bandwidth at operating frequencies up to 6 GHz. The new system is particularly suited for making R&D, design verification, and production measurements on wireless LAN devices based on the IEEE 802.11ac standard, extending Aeroflex's market-leading 802.11ac measurement capability in PXI to cover th...
Industry's Most Realistic Traffic Scenarios for Testing LTE Services from Aeroflex
Aeroflex announce support for a comprehensive range of IP data services with the Aeroflex E500 LTE Capacity Test platform. Adding end-to-end data services supplements the industry-leading functional capability of the E500, providing network equipment vendors and cellular operators with the most realistic lab-based LTE end-to-end test solution on the market.
Aeroflex Announces 5860 Multi-Strategy Test System for Analog In-Circuit and Functional Test of Electronic Assemblies
Aeroflex Limited, now offers its 5800 Series multi-functional test system with a Virginia Panel interface, an industry-standard interface used by test fixture manufacturers around the world. Aeroflex's 5860 Multi-Strategy Test System combines analog in-circuit test and functional test capabilities in a compact, floor-standing system.
TM500 LTE-A Test Mobile receives Support for TDD Carrier Aggregation
Aeroflex has today revealed that the TM500 LTE-A Test Mobile now supports carrier aggregation for Time Division Duplex, in addition to its existing Frequency Division Duplex capability. 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.
Compact 7700 Integrated Microwave ATE System from Aeroflex
Aeroflex has today unveiled the 7700 integrated microwave test system. The 7700 is the market’s most complete turnkey ATE system-in-a-box designed for rapid production testing of microwave and RF components and modules. The 7700 is a bench-sized instrument that utilizes Aeroflex’s synthetic architecture and Common Platform hardware to achieve fast measurement throughput.
Aeroflex and CMRI sign MoU for TD-LTE network testing
Aeroflex and China Mobile Research Institute announced today that the Memorandum of Understanding has been signed between CMRI and Aeroflex for a co-operation covering both Long Term Evolution and LTE-Advanced technologies.
Digital Radio Test System features Colour Touch-Screen for Land Mobile Radio Market
Aeroflex has today revealed the release of the 3550 Digital Radio Test System featuring an industry-first colour touch-screen and enhanced specifications to provide users with a lightweight, easy to use, and reliable digital radio test system.
TM500 LTE-A Test Mobile from Aeroflex includes interference cancellation for SON HetNets
Aeroflex have declared today that its TM500 Test Mobile platform has been enhanced with support for enhanced Inter Cell Interference Cancellation. With this latest update the TM500 LTE-A Test Mobile is being launched, supporting all the key LTE-A features of 3GPP Release 10.
UCL receives donation of £1.5 million worth of wireless test equipment from Aeroflex
Aeroflex and University College London announced today the official opening of the UCL-Aeroflex Wireless Communications Laboratory in the Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering at the University. The new laboratory is equipped with £1.5 million worth of test equipment donated by Aeroflex.