Test & Measurement
Software provides unprecedented simulation and analysis of complex communications environments
Signal Safari v7.0, the latest evolution in a line of Aeroflex Signal Safari software, enables advanced analysis of complex communications signal environments. Signal Safari software is designed for use with Aeroflex broadband measurement instruments, including broadband signal and environment generators, analyzers, channel simulators and analysis workstations. This new version of Signal Safari software provides complete multi-dimensional testing...
2008 Test and Measurement Product Guide from Keithley
Keithley Instruments has announced its 2008 Test and Measurement Product Guide. This handy product guide offers details and specifications on Keithley's general-purpose and sensitive sourcing and measurement products, DC switching, RF switching and measurement, data acquisition solutions, semiconductor test systems, and optoelectronics test hardware. Tutorials simplify choosing solutions for specific applications.
Guide provides overview to Low Resistance Measurement
Cropico has published a new illustrative guide providing an overview of low resistance measurement techniques, common causes of errors and advice on how to avoid them. The free colour 34-page ‘Guide to Low Resistance Measurement’ features tables of wire and cable characteristics, temperature coefficients and formulae to enable the user to select the appropriate measuring instrument and measurement technique.
Bench top high voltage wiring analyser
The rapid and easy HiPot testing of cables, connectors and harnesses is provided with the new all-in-one bench top high voltage wiring analyser from electrical safety testing specialists Clare Instruments. Horizon II is the latest in a range of versatile and high performance analysers from Clare Instruments, and meets the requirement for an easy-to-use, fully integrated and flexible data management tool offering virtually unlimited data storage ...
Fluke's 2008 Test Tools Catalogue available now and it's free
Fluke has announced the availability of its 2008 Test Tools Catalogue. The free, 116 page, full-colour catalogue contains the latest information about the continuously expanding line of rugged and reliable Fluke test tools, together with useful application articles of interest to engineers, technicians and troubleshooters.
Digital Metering System has Ethernet communication module
The range of low profile multi-function Crompton Instruments Integra 1630 digital metering systems (DMS) from Tyco Electronics’ Energy Division has been expanded featuring a new model with Ethernet communication module supporting connection to SCADA systems using the BACnet/IP protocol (ANSI/ASHRAE 135 - 1995 Annex J).
T&M Industry turns to Software-Defined Instrumentation and Use of Multicore-Enabled Test Systems says NI
Test engineers in industries ranging from aerospace and defence to consumer electronics are facing the challenge of testing increasingly complicated designs with shrinking timelines and budgets. To address these issues, engineers and scientists are incorporating new test and measurement technologies that are capable of meeting complex design requirements without raising costs. National Instruments has identified five trends it anticipates will si...
Aeroflex adds Wideband AMR support to its 6113 basestation protocol test system
Aeroflex has announced the addition of Wideband AMR (Wideband Adaptive Multi-Rate) support to its highly successful 6113 AIME basestation protocol test system. The new test capability relates to the 3GPP TS45.003 test specification. The new Wideband AMR codecs (TCH/WFS12.65, TCH/WFS8.85, TCH/WFS6.60) build on existing narrow band AMR technology and their introduction will significantly improve the quality of voice services due to the wider spee...
Software package provides test and simulation for CAN/FMS systems
The PCAN-FMS Toolkit from Computer Solutions is a new software package designed to carry out test and simulation functions on the CAN Bus Fleet Management System (FMS) protocols used by truck and bus manufacturers. The FMS protocols (FMS and Bus-FMS ISO 11992-1) are used by a number of leading bus and truck manufacturers to provide interoperability of systems installed on commercial vehicles and buses. They include a standard set of addresses and...
Keithley Software Offers New Parallel Test and Parametric Die Sort Features for Higher Throughput
Keithley Instruments has announced the availability of ACS (Automated Characterization Suite) V3.2 software for semiconductor test and characterization at the device, wafer, and cassette level. Version 3.2 further enhances the powerful automation capabilities of ACS integrated test systems by adding more powerful multi-site parallel test capabilities, results binning for die sort applications, new wafer level plotting capabilities, and support fo...