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VIAVI

Published on 19.04.21

New OneAdvisor-800 Application Note: EMF Signal Analysis

VIAVI OneAdvisor-800 is the ideal field test solution for radio access networks, performing comprehensive tests for an effective maintenance and optimization of cell sites.

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Published on 19.04.21

New OneAdvisor-800 Application Note: 4G/5G Signal Analysis

VIAVI OneAdvisor is the ideal field test solution for 4G & 5G radio access networks, performing a comprehensive tests suite for an effective maintenance and optimization of the radio access network.

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LitePoint

Published on 16.04.21

The Wireless Semiconductor Shortage and How LitePoint’s Test Solutions Can Help Mitigate its Impact

For the coming months, one of the main challenges that will affect all industries – and the world economy – is the semiconductor shortage.

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VIAVI

Published on 16.04.21

End-to-End Testing: What it Means For Telecoms

Telecommunication networks play an integral part in facilitating the operations of a wider global market. As such, they are expected to handle large loads of bandwidth at a rapid pace, while maintaining data integrity.

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VIAVI

Published on 16.04.21

Viavi Metro Software Release Highlights

Reminder: There is a new software release for the Metro product line and here are some of the highlights.

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LitePoint

Published on 15.04.21

Testing Bluetooth Low Energy 5.1 AoA and AoD

Bluetooth LE 5.1 adds direction finding enhancements with Angle of Arrival (AoA) and Angle of Departure (AoD) methods.

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LitePoint

Published on 15.04.21

How UWB securely & accurately determines the position of devices by using ToF ranging mechanism.

Ultra-Wideband (UWB) securely and accurately determines the position of devices by using the Time of Flight (ToF) ranging mechanism.

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IPAD MINI BLOG VERSION 3

Published on 14.04.21

iPad Mini Giveaway Event

Over the next 4 weeks (14th April - 12th May) MCS Test Equipment is running a special giveaway event which allows entrants a chance to win a brand new Apple 7.9" iPad Mini 5 (2019) - 64 GB.

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VIAVI

Published on 09.04.21

VIAVI Solutions Announces Release of Software Version 2.4.4 for the 3550 Series and the 8800 Series Radio Test Sets

VIAVI Solutions announced software release version 2.4.4 for the 3550 Series Touch-screen Radio Test System and the 8800 Series Digital Radio Test Set.

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VIAVI

Published on 09.04.21

Introducing the New VIAVI Instrument Programming Tool (VIP Tool)

As radio systems have become more advanced, technicians are being asked to do more than ever. The new VIAVI Instrument Programming Tool, or VIP Tool, is here to help reduce their workload.

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VIAVI

Published on 09.04.21

New FiberChekPRO Software Update (Version 2.3.2)

FiberChekPRO is PC software used to determine the acceptability of optical fiber end faces through automated inspection and analysis.

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LitePoint

Published on 09.04.21

Why Over-the-Air (OTA) Testing is Needed at mmWave Frequencies

Throughout this series, you’ll learn why over-the-air (OTA) testing is crucial at millimeter wave (mmWave) frequencies, key concepts that influence OTA test chamber, measurement decisions and test methods as defined by 3GPP.

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VIAVI

Published on 07.04.21

Introducing the New SmartPocket V2

Introducing the new SmartPocket V2, a new generation of pocket-sized and low-cost optical handheld tools for the installation and maintenance of single mode and multimode fiber optic networks.

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Viavi SmartPocket OMK-34/-35/-36/-38 Optical Test Kits
VIAVI

Published on 06.04.21

SmartPocket V1 Family: Product Discontinuation Notice

Product Discontinuance Notice - FAQs

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VIAVI

Published on 06.04.21

Updated Radio Test Set Applications for the 3920B Radio Test Platform and the 8800 Series Digital Radio Test Set

VIAVI has released updated Auto-Test Applications for the 3920 Series and the 8800 Series Radio Test Sets.

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LitePoint

Published on 31.03.21

Reducing 5G Manufacturing Test Costs

With billions of 5G devices expected to come online over the next several years, manufacturers of 5G devices need to deliver high-quality products while overcoming cost constraints.

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LitePoint

Published on 31.03.21

What’s the Difference Between Bluetooth Low Energy, UWB, and NFC for Keyless Entry?

In the latest article by Joseph Sfeir, Director of Business Development at LitePoint talks about automotive keyless entry that brings convenience, but this feature gives hackers a new way to unlock or steal cars. Learn about the communication protocols involved and how UWB can make this more secure.

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LitePoint

Published on 31.03.21

Overcome Validation-Test Challenges to Reap 5G mmWave’s Benefits

5G mmWave physical-layer changes have sparked significant RF hardware design and antenna changes. Let’s explore some of the test challenges and considerations associated with operation at mmWave frequencies.

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LitePoint

Published on 31.03.21

5G opportunities: Q&A with LitePoint president Brad Robbins

LitePoint, a US-based wireless test solution provider, offers turnkey over-the-air test solutions from development to production, combined with software automation that makes testing of FR2 devices easy in both characterization as well as volume manufacturing.

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LitePoint

Published on 31.03.21

2021 Wireless Test Trends: Innovating Our Way Through the New Normal (Part 2)

Wi-Fi has never been more important than it was in 2020, with distance learning and remote working stressing our home network connections, bogged down by waist-up video conferencing. Compared to previous years of simply streaming large amounts of video download data, video conferencing exposed the importance of uplink data traffic, both on the home broadband service as well as the multiple, simultaneous Wi-Fi devices operating at home.

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