EMQuest™ Software Fully Supports Keysight Equipment for Over-The-Air Testing of 4G/4.5G Devices
CEDAR PARK, Texas, April 4, 2016 – ETS-Lindgren announced the company has now integrated the Keysight UXM wireless test set into its leading antenna measurement systems family of Over-the-Air (OTA) test solutions for device characterization and certification. ETS-Lindgren’s measurement software, EMQuest™, now includes full automation of the UXM, making set-up and operation simple and repeatable. Keysight is the only test equipment vendor that can supply all of the instrumentation required for both SISO and MIMO OTA, providing a simplified supply chain and support service to customers.
ETS-Lindgren’s EMQuest with the Keysight UXM wireless test set delivers repeatable, easy to use, OTA testing. The fully integrated, turnkey market solution makes UXM an ideal choice for testing the latest wireless equipment, from the simplest Internet-Of-Things devices to the most advanced smartphones. Recent enhancements to the UXM wireless test set include support for the very latest LTE-A evolutions, such as 1.6 Gbps data rates, up to 8x4 downlink MIMO and 5 CC. The UXM also supports 2G and 3G technologies.
“We’re delighted to continue supporting Keysight equipment in our SISO and MIMO OTA solutions, enabling our customers to meet their measurement needs today and prepare for the future,” said Bryan Sayler, senior vice president of Test Solutions, ETS-Lindgren. “This collaboration results in bringing fully integrated, turnkey solutions to market. Our customers appreciate and rely on the convenience and expertise ETS-Lindgren and Keysight provide with a complete wireless test system solution.”
“System integrators, including ETS-Lindgren, recognize the capability, quality and ease-of-use of the UXM platform,” said Satish Dhanasekaran, general manager of Keysight’s Wireless Devices and Operator Segment. “ETS-Lindgren can now provide complete OTA test solutions using leading Keysight instrumentation. This includes network analysers, spectrum analysers, channel emulators and now the UXM wireless test set, and it’s all backed up by Keysight’s global services and support.”
ETS-Lindgren antenna measurement systems, using EMQuest antenna measurement software, provide customers with a state-of-the-art test environment. This system delivers the most accurate and reliable platform for performing OTA measurements. And, since ongoing advancements are consistently being developed for both the hardware and software, customers have a versatile platform that is upgradable for future OTA test requirements.
More than 75% of the CTIA Authorized Test Labs (CATLs) utilize ETS-Lindgren’s solutions for over-the-air radiated performance testing. To learn more about ETS-Lindgren’s wireless solutions and capabilities, see www.ets-lindgren.com/Wireless.
About Keysight in Wireless
From WLAN to LTE-Advanced to the new 5G technologies, Keysight is focused on tackling the toughest design and test problems in the industry with the broadest range of solutions. With the most advanced electronic measurement solutions consisting of powerful software tied to both benchtop and modular hardware, engineers are able to get greater insight into design and test from simulation to R&D, from validation to manufacturing, from conformance to deployment. With experienced engineers in significant roles in cellular and WLAN standards groups and hundreds of application engineers all over the world, Keysight expertise is there to solve customer problems. Additional information is available at www.keysight.com/find/UXM and www.ets-lindgren.com. Additional information about ESCO and its subsidiaries is available at www.escotechnologies.com.