Keysight and Aunt Gilda: How we didn’t name the company

Most of us have named someone or something in our lifetimes - a company project, a favorite car, a child, maybe even an imaginary friend. Getting to the perfect name for our new design and measurement company proved much more rigorous and headache-inducing than we anticipated.

Ready, Set - is 5G ready for mmWave?

Industry Insights

Ready, Set - is 5G ready for mmWave?

Sheri DeTomasi 2018.10.19

The race is on to be first to 5G.  AT&T and Verizon have announced that they will have first commercialization of 5G mmWave products and networks this year. Verizon announced a pre-standard service on

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Accelerating development of connected cars

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Accelerating development of connected cars

Marie Hattar 2018.10.18

The connected car evolution continues to speed up: 64 million shipments are predicted in 2019, up from 33 million in 2017. In 2020, it’s predicted that 98% of all new cars will offer Internet and car-

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#Connected Car

When to use AC Coupling on Your Oscilloscope

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When to use AC Coupling on Your Oscilloscope

DANIEL BOGDANOFF 2018.10.18

I’ve heard this comment before, and it’s dead wrong: “You should use AC coupling when looking at an AC signal.” Following this false AC coupling adage is an easy way to make some very wrong measuremen

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#Oscilloscopes

Protecting the Connected Car from High-Tech Carjackers

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Protecting the Connected Car from High-Tech Carjackers

Hwee Yng Yeo 2018.10.18

During recent lunchtime banter with co-workers, the subject of when Grand Theft Auto (GTA) 6 would be online veered towards a more serious angle – the rise of keyless car thefts and the possibility of

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#Automotive Ethernet #Connected Car

5 Tips to Reduce Risks from Radio Frequency Interference in a Healthcare Facility

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5 Tips to Reduce Risks from Radio Frequency Interference in a Healthcare Facility

Janet Ooi 2018.10.18

The use of connected medical devices or medical equipment in hospitals has increased with the expansion of wireless technologies and advancement in medical device designs. As a result, the number of c

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#Internet of Things #Wireless Device Test #Healthcare

PAM4 and FEC Push the Limits of the Shannon-Hartley Theorem

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PAM4 and FEC Push the Limits of the Shannon-Hartley Theorem

Nicole Faubert 2018.10.15

The Shannon-Hartley theorem states that there is a theoretical maximum amount of error-free data that can be delivered over a specified channel bandwidth in the presence of noise. By increasing either

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#Communications #Network Test #PAM4 #Data Center Infrastructure #400GE

Beyond business: How two Bay Area companies joined forces for the greater good

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Beyond business: How two Bay Area companies joined forces for the greater good

HAMISH GRAY 2018.10.10

As we recognize the one-year anniversary of the Tubbs wildfire that directly impacted Keysight headquarters, 1,500 of our local employees and the Sonoma County community, I am reminded of the days dir

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#Great Place to Work #Community and Volunteerism