Electronic Products & Technology


September 16, 2017 by Stephen Law

EXFO to acquire Yenista Optics

EXFO Inc. Quebec City-based network test, monitoring and analytics providers, has signed an agreement to acquire Yenista Optics, a privately held company based in Lannion, France. The firm supplies advanced optical test equipment for the R&D and manufacturing markets.  Yenista Optics’ product…
September 6, 2017 by Stephen Law

Over-the-Air test systems meet 5G test challenges

ROHDE & SCHWARZ TS8991 Over-the-Air (OTA) Performance Test System is a single-source turnkey system for wireless testing that meets the needs of industry and regulatory certification tests. Unit includes an anechoic chamber, positioning equipment, antenna (link & measurement) systems, test…
July 19, 2017 by Stephen Law

Signal analyzer addresses 5G, wideband test requirements

ANRITSU MS2850A signal analyzer can cost efficiently and accurately evaluate 5G signals with the 800MHz modulation bandwidth (8 x 100MHz channels) associated with 5G designs. Unit provides analysis bandwidth up to 1GHz, dynamic range and high flatness performance. Model MS2850A…
July 11, 2017 by Cliff Ortmeyer, global head of technology product marketing and solutions development, Premier Farnell

The testing dilemma for young tech startups

The last decade has seen a surge in innovation by small, young technology startups, proving that companies don’t need to be large and seasoned to lead the market. While startups have flexibility and focus that many big companies lack, some…
July 10, 2017 by Stephen Law

MSO delivers 4, 6, or 8 channels with HD capacitive touch display

TEKTRONIX 5 Series MSO mixed signal oscilloscope provides FlexChannel technology that allows 4, 6 or 8 analog channels and up to 64 digital channels, integrated protocol analysis and signal generator, a new 12-bit signal acquisition system, a massive high-definition capacitive…
June 13, 2017 by Stephen Law

Test solutions include 400G compliance for OIF-CEI-56G VSR/MR/LR PAM4

TEKTRONIX PAM4 test solutions to include comprehensive 400G electrical compliance testing for OIF-CEI-56G VSR/MR/LR PAM4 standards. The 400G-TXE software package runs on firm’s DPO70000SX real-time oscilloscopes, a lineup of models which go up to 70GHz in bandwidth. The automated turnkey…
June 6, 2017 by By George Henning, president, OCM Manufacturing Inc.

Electronics test and measurement – Travelling in partnership

Every client engagement is a journey. As a contract electronics manufacturer, our destination is a final product that meets or exceeds the quality, functionality, performance, and cost requirements set by the customer. There are several stages on that journey and…
May 12, 2017 by Stephen Law

Entest to join Testforce Group of Companies

The Testforce Group of Companies has significantly expanded its reach in the test and measurement industry with the recent acquisition of Entest Inc., a test and measurement distributor.  Entest will join the Testforce USA, DVTEST, Testforce International, and Xpresstest businesses…
April 25, 2017 by Stephen Law

Seminar: RF and Bench Essentials for IoT Device Debugging

Hosted by Rohde & Schwarz and Testforce, this workshop will train attendees in the key concepts of T&M as well as the basics of board bring-up, debug, and measurement. The workshop includes three hours of instructor lead seminar followed by…
April 19, 2017 by Stephen Law

IR camera detects with infrared thermography

AEMC Model 1950 Infrared Thermal Imaging IR Camera is equipped with infrared thermography detection technology, which provides a real-time non-contact inspection method that does not require user to shut off power, shut down the equipment or interrupt production. Unit can…
April 8, 2017 by Stephen Law

Oscilloscope delivers 4-ch channel high resolution

PICO TECHNOLOGY PicoScope 4444 High-resolution Differential Oscilloscope provides four true differential input channels and a range of accessories for measurements from millivolt to 1000V CAT III applications. Unit makes accurate voltage waveform measurements on circuits that are not ground-referenced, avoiding…
March 10, 2017 by Stephen Law

Function/arbitrary waveform generator delivers up to 60MHz sine/square output

B&K PRECISION 4050B Series dual-channel function/arbitrary waveform generators and replaces its former models 4053, 4054, and 4055 with enhanced specs and functions. Product delivers improved square wave performance and can generate waveforms up to 60MHz for use in education and…