Test & Measurement
SiTime increases robustness and reliability of solid state drives (SSD) with all silicon MEMS Oscillators
SiTime Corporation, has introduced its complete portfolio of MEMS oscillators targeted at Solid State Drives (SSDs). SiTime’s all-silicon MEMS oscillators can withstand shocks of 50,000 G, vibrations of 70 G, and are 10 times more reliable than legacy quartz oscillators. These key features increase the robustness and reliability of SSDs, thus increasing their useful life and suitability for usage in harsh environments. Customers are typically u...
Getting started with navigation just got even easier
Today, TomTom brings heightened comfort and style to the first-time satnav category with the new TomTom Start 20 series. In this series, TomTom combines an attractive design, larger screen sizes and a new operating system for even smarter navigation.
Cobra announces major Bluetooth contract with Renault
Vehicle security and safety solutions provider supplies NSV Bluetooth Handsfree across its model range
InterLab Test Solution LTE-USIM/ USAT, a validated test platform for GCF, PTCRB and Verizon Wireless, wins best practices award from Frost & Sullivan
The InterLab Test Solution LTE-USIM/ USAT from 7Layers received the Best Practices Award 2011 from Frost & Sullivan, who are quoting as follows: In today’s economic hit market, CAPEX is a key concern. In this scenario, 7Layers has recently developed the InterLab® Test Solution LTE-USIM/USAT, which satisfies key customer concerns such as: - test coverage for LTE UICC test requirements, - adaptation to various network simulators...
Faster hipot testing with enhanced safety
The new Vitrek 950i Series of hipot (high-potential) testers incorporates advanced DSP technology to enhance the speed of testing as well as adding a number of new capabilities.
Relocation of TRaC's Southern Labs creates unique Aerospace EMC test facility
TRaC is pleased to announce that in September 2011 it will greatly expand its EMC and Environmental testing facilities in the south of England; TRaC's new location near Wimborne, Dorset, will be a UK centre of excellence for, in particular, all aspects of EMC testing for the Aerospace and Defence industries, and enhancing the established local commercial EMC and Safety facilities currently serving the region.
Thales Alenia Space choose LDS V994 Shaker for Satellite Testing
Brüel & Kjær is to provide Thales Alenia Space with an LDS vibration shaker system for mechanical vibration and shock testing of satellites.
60V Step-Down LED Driver Drives Three Independent LED Strings of 100mA LEDs & Offers 10,000:1 True Color PWM Dimming
Linear Technology announces the LT3597, a 60V, 1MHz, step-down DC/DC converter designed to operate as a three channel, constant current LED driver. Each channel of the LT3597 contains a constant current sink LED driver with a dedicated adaptive-output buck converter.
Rohde & Schwarz signal generator now features DVB-C2 to support all second-generation broadcast standards
Rohde & Schwarz has launched a DVB-C2 software coder for its R&S SFU signal generator. The coder enables manufacturers of broadcast receiver equipment and chipsets to perform standard-compliant tests on their products with DVB-C2 signals. Certification bodies and cable network operators can also use the new option. The R&S SFU already supports all common digital and analog radio and TV standards. Now it can handle all second-generatio...
Agilent Technologies' SystemVue Smashes Validation Barriers for Emerging Wireless Circuit Designs
Agilent Technologies Inc. today announced the release of SystemVue 2011.03, a leading system-level communications design environment. With this release, SystemVue now enables wireless system architects and system-on-chip designers to validate multiband, high-transistor-count wireless IC designs accurately against the latest communications standards.