5G Flexible Numerology – What is it? Why should you care?

5G has so many promises it’s difficult to tell how they all can be achieved. From extreme data download speeds, to self-driving automobiles, to IoT devices monitoring over many years. One of the key enablers for these to happen is the flexible numerology recently defined in 3GPP Release 15.

How to Make a DC Power Measurement with Digital Multimeters

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How to Make a DC Power Measurement with Digital Multimeters

BERNARD ANG 2018.12.13

Digital multimeters (DMMs) are incredibly versatile for almost all forms of voltage, current, and resistance measurements. Using simple math, you can measure power in watts too. While many dedicated i

7 min read

#Digital Multimeters #Manufacturing Test #Design + Automation

Tips on using Frequency Sweep and List with your Function Generator

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Tips on using Frequency Sweep and List with your Function Generator

BERNARD ANG 2018.12.12

In order to test and verify your simple audio microphone, amplifier, filter, or any other components where the output can vary based on the input, you must be able to perform a frequency sweep. Inputt

11 min read

#Arbitrary Waveform Generators

Connected Cars Pose Risks and Rewards

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Connected Cars Pose Risks and Rewards

Hwee Yng Yeo 2018.12.11

Connected Cars Show Potential, But Technology Must Evolve to Address Safety Concerns.   It all started with Siri in 2010. Then came Alexa, Bixby, Cortana, Lyra, and Robin. These, and a host of other e

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#Automotive + Energy #Connected Car #Automotive Ethernet

Accuracy vs. Precision: What It Means for Your Measurements

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Accuracy vs. Precision: What It Means for Your Measurements

Eric Hsu 2018.12.10

Written by Tit Bin Teo, Technical Engineering Manager In manufacturing, how confident are you that the RF receiver that passed your test meets all specifications? Are you wasting money by over rejecti

11 min read

#Wireless Device Test #Signal Generators

How to Make Accurate Measurements with DMM’s Autocalibration Function

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How to Make Accurate Measurements with DMM’s Autocalibration Function

BERNARD ANG 2018.12.06

Digital multimeter (DMM) offers an autocalibration function, but it is not found in all DMMs. Autocalibration refers to the ability of a device or system to automatically calibrate itself. Most DMMs a

8 min read

#Digital Multimeters #Calibration

We are on the road to 5G

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We are on the road to 5G

John Russell 2018.12.06

Imagine a situation where vehicles are able to communicate with each other to identify issues before the driver is even aware there is a potential problem. This is the concept known as V2X (or Vehicle

7 min read

#Connected Car #5G

Where does IoT and 5G come together

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Where does IoT and 5G come together

John Russell 2018.12.06

The Internet of Things has less to do with 5G than most people think, at least initially. The vast proliferation of devices by 2020; in some estimates 50 Billion devices, will not wait on the rollout

6 min read

#5G