White Papers 2020.02.13

Using a Waveform Generator to Create a Pseudorandom Binary Sequence Signal

Using a Waveform Generator to Create a Pseudorandom Binary Sequence Signal

Learn how to simulate noise in a variety of frequency bandwidths and perform acoustic testing of a structure. Overcome test challenges using a waveform generator to create pseudorandom binary sequence signals.

2020.02.13

White Papers 2020.02.05

IQ Signal Generation Made Easy

IQ Signal Generation Made Easy

This white paper will cover how to generate both ideal and non-ideal IQ signals. We will use the Keysight 33500B and 33600A Trueform Series waveform generators with the IQ Signal Player option to show you how to do this.

2020.02.05

White Papers 2020.01.31

Using Simulation to Overcome 3 Millimeter-Wave Design Challenges

Using Simulation to Overcome 3 Millimeter-Wave Design Challenges

Radio designers are embracing system simulation to reduce design time and ensure their devices meet the 5G NR specification. We explore 3 simulation techniques to overcome mmWave design challenges.

2020.01.31

White Papers 2020.01.31

Three Best Practices for Optimizing EVM Measurements for Wideband Signals

Three Best Practices for Optimizing EVM Measurements for Wideband Signals

Learn three best practices for accurately making and optimizing EVM measurements.

2020.01.31

White Papers 2020.01.30

Automotive Ethernet: Enabling the Future of Autonomous Driving

Automotive Ethernet: Enabling the Future of Autonomous Driving

Autonomous vehicles and advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) need higher bandwidth and lower latency. Automotive Ethernet is the new backbone for faster onboard networking.

2020.01.30

White Papers 2020.01.28

The Blueprint to a Successful Industrial Internet of Things

The Blueprint to a Successful Industrial Internet of Things

This white paper addresses device reliability, adherence to industry standards, regulations, and interoperability for a successful Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).

2020.01.28

White Papers 2020.01.26

Designing for DDR4 and Beyond

Designing for DDR4 and Beyond

High-speed digital standards are evolving to keep pace with emerging technologies such as 5G, the Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence, and autonomous vehicles. While each technological advancement certainly raises the bar for innovation, each step forward brings forth new obstacles, particularly for hardware engineers designing memory systems. It's critical that memory designers employ the right simulation-based design and analysis workflow solution. Here's how.

2020.01.26

White Papers 2020.01.22

Five Strategies to Accelerate 5G Device Development

Five Strategies to Accelerate 5G Device Development

Designing and implementing 5G devices in new mmWave operating bands present new challenges. New technologies and evolving standards increase design complexity. Here are five strategies to help you address these challenges and get your designs to market faster.

2020.01.22

White Papers 2020.01.20

PCIe 5.0 - The Next Generation of Peripheral Component Interconnect

PCIe 5.0 - The Next Generation of Peripheral Component Interconnect

Learn about the next generation of PCI Express. PCI Express 5.0 doubles the data rate from the PCIe 4.0

2020.01.20

White Papers 2020.01.19

Four Channel Power Measurement Must-Haves for Your Field Kit

Four Channel Power Measurement Must-Haves for Your Field Kit

Modern communications systems have complex modulation formats. This white paper covers four channel power measurements you should make in the field to ensure the performance and compliance of these systems.

2020.01.19

White Papers 2020.01.16

Test Teams Gain Competitive Advantage by Embracing a Platform-Based Approach

Test Teams Gain Competitive Advantage by Embracing a Platform-Based Approach

Electronics are getting more sophisticated and complex every day. Chips, boards, and the systems they make up are increasingly difficult to design. Companies engaged in electronic product development are regularly employing platform-based approaches in their design projects. Benefits of a platform-based approach include faster time-to-market, increased engineering productivity and cost-efficiency, improved design and test reuse, and faster analysis and insight that supports better decision-making.

2020.01.16

White Papers 2020.01.10

Modulation Techniques for Satellite Communications

Modulation Techniques for Satellite Communications

Focuses on modulation techniques for modern satellite communications from generating and analyzing the signals to the impacts of phase noise on modulation quality.

2020.01.10

Case Studies 2020.02.20

$2.5 Million Savings After Implementing Asset Management Services

$2.5 Million Savings After Implementing Asset Management Services

This paper shares how a company saved valuable resources, prevented a possible instrument failure, improved utilization rates, and reduced costs.

2020.02.20

Case Studies 2020.02.20

5G NR Device Manufacturer Doubles Test Capacity with Zero Additional CapEx

5G NR Device Manufacturer Doubles Test Capacity with Zero Additional CapEx

A leading 5G new radio device manufacturer doubles text capacity with zero additional CapEx through Keysight Financial Services.

2020.02.20

Case Studies 2020.02.17

Yamaha Fine Technologies Achieves 100% High-Frequency PCB Characterization

Yamaha Fine Technologies Achieves 100% High-Frequency PCB Characterization

Using Keysight's modular M980xA PXI Vector Network Analyzer, Yamaha Fine Technologies developed the industry's first solution for fully automated high-frequency PCB characterization.

2020.02.17

Case Studies 2020.01.29

Automotive ECU Designer Reduces Power Consumption by 10%

Automotive ECU Designer Reduces Power Consumption by 10%

An automotive chipmaker solved large peak current issues, reducing power consumption and heat generation while ensuring reliability of its products for advanced driver assistance systems.

2020.01.29

Case Studies 2020.01.06

PCBA Manufacturer Shifts Gears for Autonomous Driving with Keysight ICT

PCBA Manufacturer Shifts Gears for Autonomous Driving with Keysight ICT

Leading printed circuit board assembly manufacturer tests 15 million automotive boards with almost no downtime, exceeding its test target.

2020.01.06

Case Studies 2019.12.12

Chord Signaling for High-Speed Chip-to-Chip Applications

Chord Signaling for High-Speed Chip-to-Chip Applications

Chord signaling technology increases data throughput, while reducing power in next-generation high-speed links

2019.12.12

Case Studies 2019.11.03

GISTDA National Space Agency Captures CubeSat Opportunity

GISTDA National Space Agency Captures CubeSat Opportunity

By setting up an RF satellite lab that leveraged a handheld spectrum analyzer, Thailand’s space agency overcame the testing challenges facing its new SmallSat program.

2019.11.03

Case Studies 2019.10.31

Production Throughput Doubles with Keysight i3070 Advanced Throughput Multiplier

Production Throughput Doubles with Keysight i3070 Advanced Throughput Multiplier

2019.10.31

Case Studies 2019.10.24

Antenna Module Manufacturer Accelerates 5G mmWave Development by More than 50%

Antenna Module Manufacturer Accelerates 5G mmWave Development by More than 50%

A global antenna module manufacturer uses Keysight's 5G R&D Test Bed and PNA network analyzer to accelerate the development time for its 5G mmWave products based on beamforming technologies.

2019.10.24

Case Studies 2019.10.17

Delivering First 5G NR Device Technology for Volume Shipments

Delivering First 5G NR Device Technology for Volume Shipments

While 5G New Radio (NR) has been tested in design labs and deployed in multiple trials around the world, translating the 5G NR specification into commercial products that can be produced in volume is essential to successful 5G deployments at scale. This case study outlines how a 5G device manufacturer accelerated their time to market by several months and reduced test times by 20% in volume manufacturing.

2019.10.17

Case Studies 2019.10.15

Implantable Medical Devices Customer

Implantable Medical Devices Customer

A Keysight application engineer worked with the design engineering team at an implantable medical device manufacturer to recommend a solution consisting of hardware and software for battery drain analysis. The key solution components are the N6705C DC Power Analyzer, the N6781A 2-quadrant SMU for battery drain analysis and Keysight's 14585A control and analysis software.

2019.10.15

Case Studies 2019.10.13

Turn Your Keysight Handheld Meter into a  Data Logger

Turn Your Keysight Handheld Meter into a Data Logger

Case study on how to turn Keysight Handheld Meter with U1177A IR-to-Bluetooth® adapter with an Android Phone or tablet PC into a Data Logger

2019.10.13

eBooks 2020.01.30

4 Ways to Efficiently Generate Complex Waveforms

4 Ways to Efficiently Generate Complex Waveforms

Generating the signals to characterize, test or troubleshoot electrical designs or systems can be tedious and time=consuming. So, our experts came up with four ideas to help you more efficiently generate simple or complex waveforms.

2020.01.30

eBooks 2020.01.29

Engineering the 5G World

Engineering the 5G World

This book provides an overview of 5G technology, focusing on test and measurement and its role in the development of 5G. This book delivers the collective distilled wisdom of Keysight 5G experts. It summarizes the fundamentals of 5G across the entire ecosystem and introduces best practices for testing 5G solutions across the entire 5G workflow.

2020.01.29

eBooks 2019.12.06

Switch Mode Power Supply Analysis

Switch Mode Power Supply Analysis

All electrical products have one thing in common: a power supply. Without stable, well-regulated DC power, devices can malfunction. Learn how to test your switch mode power supplies with an oscilloscope to ensure your designs are safe and reliable.

2019.12.06

eBooks 2019.11.19

Four Tips to Protect Against Power-Related Damage

Four Tips to Protect Against Power-Related Damage

High power devices that store energy or contain reactive components are notorious for damaging themselves and the surrounding equipment. Get four tips to help protect your devices and equipment. The first tip provides a way to not only protect against over-power, and not just overvoltage or overcurrent. The second tip helps protect your supply when working with more than one power source. To reduce inrush current, tip 3 provides a method to slow the rate of output voltage change. Lastly, some devices can handle a tremendous surge of current and tip four addresses how to keep the power supply active during a surge.

2019.11.19

eBooks 2019.10.26

Four Tips for Powering and Testing Higher Current Devices

Four Tips for Powering and Testing Higher Current Devices

High current systems share several challenges for a dc power supply. The first challenge is to measure not only the large active current but also the small standby currents used by the control logic. A second challenge is to mimic a battery and supply large amounts of current when the voltage or load suddenly changes. The third challenge is to speed device characterization by changing output voltages quickly. Finally, understanding the effect that wiring has on power supplies ability to react to a change in voltage or the load.

2019.10.26

eBooks 2019.10.07

X-Apps Marks the Spot - Essential Signal Analyzer Measurement Apps for Saving Test Time

X-Apps Marks the Spot - Essential Signal Analyzer Measurement Apps for Saving Test Time

Learn how measurement applications increase both the capability and functionality of signal analyzers, while reducing your time to measurement insights.

2019.10.07

eBooks 2019.09.10

Fundamentals of Sensor Measurements Using a DMM

Fundamentals of Sensor Measurements Using a DMM

In this e-book, you will learn more about the types of sensors that are available and how they are transforming our world. You will gain insights into the critical parameters of a sensor, irrespective of its physical measurement types, learn about key considerations for choosing the right digital multimeter for sensor testing and characterization and lastly discover methods for characterizing and troubleshooting a sensor using a DMM.

2019.09.10

eBooks 2019.09.09

Three Key Trends in Data Center Interconnects reach 400G Speeds and Beyond

Three Key Trends in Data Center Interconnects reach 400G Speeds and Beyond

Traditionally, coherent optical technology has been too expensive to use in data center interconnects, which are typically less than 80 km apart. New photonic integrated circuits and standards, such as 400ZR and IEEE 802.3ct, will enable physically separated data centers to cost effectively increase speeds to 400 Gb/s. These standards will ensure efficiency when sharing resources, balancing workloads, and scaling capacity.

2019.09.09

eBooks 2019.09.08

PathWave EM Simulations

PathWave EM Simulations

With the complexity of IC components increasing, EM circuit simulation is now critical for accurate and efficient design. With EM simulation, designers can account for EM effects on their circuit to avoid costly problems before they happen.

2019.09.08

eBooks 2019.09.08

Four Functions that Enhance Your Network Analysis

Four Functions that Enhance Your Network Analysis

This eBook explores advanced network analyzer functions that give you faster, deeper insights into your devices.

2019.09.08

eBooks 2019.08.02

4 Key Considerations for 5th Generation High-Speed Digital Designs

4 Key Considerations for 5th Generation High-Speed Digital Designs

Faster networking requires faster memory and faster serial bus communications. As data center operators begin the migration of their data center networks from 100GE to 400GE, they need a migration plan that delivers the next-generation of high-speed computing interfaces such as PCIe 5.0 and DDR5.

2019.08.02

eBooks 2019.07.09

Making 5G Work

Making 5G Work

5G is moving fast. Accelerating 5G deployments globally are having a ripple effect throughout the mobile ecosystem. 5G also represents an exponential increase in technical complexity. Key challenges come from 5G new radio (NR), massive multiple input multiple output (MIMO), millimeter-wave (mmWave) frequencies, and over-the-air (OTA) test methods.

2019.07.09

Solution Briefs 2020.02.11

PROPSIM SATCOM Channel Emulation Solution

PROPSIM SATCOM Channel Emulation Solution

Satellite systems have been a highly specialized communication channel, where the systems have been tailored for a special purpose. The 5G Non-Terrestrial Networks (NTN) are planned to support the cellular and broadband internet connections by providing a robust secondary link for routing data. It is certain that the specialized SATCOM applications will not disappear, such as global navigation systems or terrain imaging. The need for rapid growth of high throughput in cellular networks and mobile broadband dominate the investments for the future satellite systems.

2020.02.11

Solution Briefs 2020.01.30

ZA0047A Wireless IOT Device Regulatory Test Solution

ZA0047A Wireless IOT Device Regulatory Test Solution

This solution brief introduces Keysight wireless regulatory test solution partnered together with solution partner to provide turnkey total solution.

2020.01.30

Solution Briefs 2019.12.19

Regenerative Power Supply Addresses Efficiency, Safety, and Environmental Challenges

Regenerative Power Supply Addresses Efficiency, Safety, and Environmental Challenges

The diversification of the automotive market into HEVs (hybrid electric vehicles) and EVs (electric vehicles) creates new challenges in design and manufacturing.

2019.12.19

Solution Briefs 2019.11.30

Quantum Engineering Toolkit (QET)

Quantum Engineering Toolkit (QET)

Keysight's Quantum Engineering Toolkit (QET) provides control sequence development that manipulates the signal path and complements APIs and Hard Virtual Instrumentation (HVI) controls.

2019.11.30

Solution Briefs 2019.09.09

SA8700A C-V2X Test

SA8700A C-V2X Test

Keysight offers the only solution that is tracking along with the evolving C-V2X standard. The SA8700A test solution supports RF, protocol and application-layer testing, and the underlying platform will support future releases of 5G NR C-V2X.

2019.09.09

Solution Briefs 2019.08.19

S8702A 5G RF Automation Toolset

S8702A 5G RF Automation Toolset

Keysight’s 5G RF Automation Toolset leverages the E7515B or the E7515E UXM 5G Wireless Test Platforms to provide users with a comprehensive range of tests to quickly verify the transmitter (Tx) and receiver (Rx) performance of 5G new radio (NR) devices in accordance with the 3GPP specifications. The toolset forms part of Keysight’s suite of 5G network emulation solutions and offers a flexible and easy-to-use software environment.

2019.08.19

Solution Briefs 2019.07.18

5G Non-Signaling Manufacturing Solution

5G Non-Signaling Manufacturing Solution

Keysight’s 5G non-signaling manufacturing test solution efficiently addresses the above challenges, enabling the user to verify multiple devices in parallel using an industry-proven platform that supports all bands defined for 5G NR as well as for legacy technologies, including LTE and 802.11ax. Integrated waveform and measurement software based on Keysight’s trusted algorithms delivers accurate test results.

2019.07.18

Solution Briefs 2019.06.25

Active Load Pull Measurements at Millimeter-Wave and Sub-THz Frequencies

Active Load Pull Measurements at Millimeter-Wave and Sub-THz Frequencies

A solution from Keysight Technologies, Maury Microwave and development partner Vertigo Technologies that provides active load pull measurements at mmW and sub-THz frequencies.

2019.06.25

Solution Briefs 2019.06.12

5G Multi-Band Vector Transceiver

5G Multi-Band Vector Transceiver

The S9100A 5G Multi-Band Vector Transceiver is a streamlined, non-signaling measurement system that enables automated testing of 5G NR equipment in the FR1 (sub-6 GHz) and FR2 (24-44 GHz) bands.

2019.06.12

Solution Briefs 2019.06.05

Automotive Radar Testing Solutions

Automotive Radar Testing Solutions

This Solution Brief discusses Automotive Radar Testing Solutions

2019.06.05

Solution Briefs 2019.05.30

Virtual Drive Testing Toolset

Virtual Drive Testing Toolset

Keysight’s Virtual Drive Testing (VDT) Toolset enables users to evaluate, characterize, and optimize the performance of 5G NR mobile devices, chipsets and network infrastructure. Mobile operators and wireless device and network equipment manufacturers are able to quickly and efficiently benchmark different mobile devices and network infrastructure as well as assess end-users’ experience of accessing mobile applications. As a repeatable, realistic and automated lab-based performance and interoperability test solution, VDT Toolset accelerates new design development from prototype to fully functioning 5G devices.

2019.05.30

Solution Briefs 2019.05.08

5G New Radio Solutions for Chipset and Device Designers

5G New Radio Solutions for Chipset and Device Designers

Keysight is helping solve 5G design and test challenges ahead of the technology wave, providing solutions that span the device ecosystem, enabling designers to accelerate development and bring 5G innovations to market faster.

2019.05.08

Brochures 2020.02.06

Keysight Infoline

Keysight Infoline

Keysight Infoline gives you easy access to integrated global product support information, with powerful tools to maximize value. Get information including warranty dates, calibration certificates, service status, and more.

2020.02.06

Brochures 2020.01.20

Pathwave Signal Creation

Pathwave Signal Creation

Signal Studio reduces the time you spend on signal generation with Keysight's performance optimized signals and signal creation software. Learn more in this brochure.

2020.01.20

Brochures 2020.01.15

Nemo Walker Air

Nemo Walker Air

This 2-page brochure introduces key features and benefits of Nemo Walker Air

2020.01.15

Brochures 2020.01.13

Nemo Handy

Nemo Handy

This 2-page brochure introduces key features and benefits of Nemo Handy

2020.01.13

Brochures 2020.01.08

Nemo Outdoor

Nemo Outdoor

This brochure introduces key features and benefits of Nemo Outdoor

2020.01.08

Brochures 2019.12.18

Discover Your Next Research Breakthrough in Device Characterization, RF to THz

Discover Your Next Research Breakthrough in Device Characterization, RF to THz

Keysight offers a broad range of solutions for academic researchers to perform device characterization at RF, microwave, mmWave, and terahertz frequencies

2019.12.18

Brochures 2019.12.18

Discover Your Next Research Breakthrough in Advanced Materials

Discover Your Next Research Breakthrough in Advanced Materials

Keysight offers a wide breadth of solutions for academic researchers in advanced materials science and engineering to create next-generation technologies and products

2019.12.18

Brochures 2019.12.14

Discover Your Next Research Breakthrough in 5G, Healthcare, and More

Discover Your Next Research Breakthrough in 5G, Healthcare, and More

Keysight offers of solutions for academic researchers in key industry verticals including 5G, biomedical sciences, energy, optical and photonics, and quantum engineering

2019.12.14

Brochures 2019.12.12

KeysightCare. Support. Elevated.

KeysightCare. Support. Elevated.

KeysightCare provides service and support beyond basic warranty. KeysightCare transforms service and support to help your team deliver better results, consistently.

2019.12.12

Brochures 2019.12.09

GPIB, USB and Instrument Control Products

GPIB, USB and Instrument Control Products

This brochure covers the features and specifications of Keysight I/O connectivity

2019.12.09

Brochures 2019.12.05

5G Terms and Acronyms

5G Terms and Acronyms

There are a lot of 5G acronyms and more on the way. We’ve got you covered - here’s a list of what’s out there today.

2019.12.05

Brochures 2019.11.19

Scienlab Machine Emulator

Scienlab Machine Emulator

This document discusses Keysight’s Scienlab Machine Emulator and how it emulates the electrical characteristics of three- and six-phase electrical machines and enables an operation and testing of traction inverters independent of a real electrical machine.

2019.11.19

Application Notes 2020.02.16

Practical Temperature Measurements

Practical Temperature Measurements

The purpose of this application note is to explore the more common temperature measurement techniques, and introduce procedures for improving their accuracy. It will focus on the four most common temperature transducers: the thermocouple, the RTD (Resistance Temperature Detector), the thermistor and the IC (Integrated Circuit) sensor.

2020.02.16

Application Notes 2020.02.05

Waveform Sequencing with PathWave BenchVue Waveform Builder Pro

Waveform Sequencing with PathWave BenchVue Waveform Builder Pro

The application note covers how to implement waveform sequencing using 33503A PathWave BenchVue Waveform Builder Pro, supported by Keysight 33500B and 33600A Series Trueform waveform generators.

2020.02.05

Application Notes 2020.02.01

Evaluating Battery Run-Down with the N6781A or N6785A 2-Quadrant Source/Measure Unit and the BV9200B Control and Analysis Software

Evaluating Battery Run-Down with the N6781A or N6785A 2-Quadrant Source/Measure Unit and the BV9200B Control and Analysis Software

This application note will describe in detail the procedure on evaluating battery run down to easily and accurately evaluate performance of a mobile device that is being directly powered by its battery.

2020.02.01

Application Notes 2020.01.22

Software Verifier for nanoVTEP i3070 In-Circuit Tester

Software Verifier for nanoVTEP i3070 In-Circuit Tester

The software verifier revision 6.0 is a utility tool for verification of the nanoVTEP signal conditioner board (mux card) and its probe. This application note describes the steps to download, execute, and interpret its test results.

2020.01.22

Application Notes 2020.01.19

Create Accurate EVM Measurements with the PNA-X Series Network Analyzer

Create Accurate EVM Measurements with the PNA-X Series Network Analyzer

In this application note, you will learn an innovative method for characterizing nonlinearity of the power amplifier under modulated stimulus condition.

2020.01.19

Application Notes 2020.01.17

RF GaN Model Extraction Solution in PathWave Device Modeling (IC-CAP)

RF GaN Model Extraction Solution in PathWave Device Modeling (IC-CAP)

GaN (Gallium-Nitride) technology is one of the fastest growing subsegments in the RF industry. Especially with the development of 5G communications, GaN technology is broadly accepted and continues to advance due to its high-frequency and high-power handling capability. We will survey the current RF GaN models and discuss parameter extraction solutions using Keysight IC-CAP.

2020.01.17

Application Notes 2020.01.15

How to Perform Low Current and Narrow Pulse Measurements Using the M9601A PXIe SMU

How to Perform Low Current and Narrow Pulse Measurements Using the M9601A PXIe SMU

You will learn how to perform low current and narrow pulse measurement through lab exercises using the M9601A PXIe SMU.

2020.01.15

Application Notes 2020.01.15

Time Domain Reflectometry Theory

Time Domain Reflectometry Theory

Learn more about time domain reflectometry using a Keysight 86100 oscilloscope.

2020.01.15

Application Notes 2019.12.25

Measuring High Impedance Sources using the U8903B Audio Analyzer

Measuring High Impedance Sources using the U8903B Audio Analyzer

Presents a method of increasing the input impedance of the U8903B audio analyzer by means of using an external impedance matching network.

2019.12.25

Application Notes 2019.12.23

How to Create Baseband Waveforms and Download Them to RF Vector Signal Generators

How to Create Baseband Waveforms and Download Them to RF Vector Signal Generators

Understand the hardware structure and requirements for waveform data so that you can generate correct waveforms and download the waveforms into vector signal generators.

2019.12.23

Application Notes 2019.12.19

Achieving Accurate RF and Microwave Power Measurements

Achieving Accurate RF and Microwave Power Measurements

Lee Chin Aik

This application note explains how the new TVAC power sensor offers a simplified test setup with more accurate and reliable microwave power measurements for TVAC test of satellite equipment.

Lee Chin Aik 2019.12.19

Application Notes 2019.12.17

An Evaluation of X-parameter*, P2D and S2D Models for Characterizing Nonlinear Behavior in Active Devices

An Evaluation of X-parameter*, P2D and S2D Models for Characterizing Nonlinear Behavior in Active Devices

This AN examines three different modeling techniques that can be used to capture nonlinear behavior in a PA: the more conventional S2D and P2D, and the more recently commercialize X-parameter model.

2019.12.17

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