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Take your Hardware to the Next Level

2021-09-02  |  4 min read 

Software is at the heart of digital electronics. Most electronic devices that we use in our daily routines allow us to download the latest released software version. For example, the software in our smart phones, TV’s, and even our cars is constantly updated. Often, we benefit from the latest features from software updates without having to purchase a new device. There are multiple ways to access software updates, including automatic software downloads, software subscriptions, or actively seeking them once you receive a notification about newly released features. 


Did you know that you can purchase a subscription to download the latest Keysight software updates as soon as they are released? For example, Keysight’s PathWave Vector Signal Analyzer (89600 VSA) offers many package options such as radar analysis, wireless connectivity, or cellular communication, each having many different software models depending on your needs. The 89600 VSA software Wireless Connectivity subscription offers 5 different measurement applications combined into one application package. With a software subscription you can take advantage of the latest features and enhancements by downloading the current instrument software version for your equipment.


Tools to Demodulate and Analyze Your Most Complex Signals

Development becomes more complex when faster data rates intersect with today’s crowded spectral environment. Finding a signal problem is essential but achieving the clarity to pinpoint the answer is the crucial challenge. This can be difficult without the latest software. With rapidly evolving standards and continuous advancements in signal analysis, the software subscription offers you the advantage of immediate access for standard solutions and features to find problems efficiently. These tools enable you to explore virtually every facet of a signal and optimize your most advanced designs.


See through the complexity with PathWave 89600 VSA

•    Gain greater insight with high-resolution FFT-based spectrum, time and modulation domain analysis
•    Measure your signal: PathWave Vector Signal Analysis (VSA) software supports more than 75 signal standards and modulation types
•    Analyze and troubleshoot signals in cellular, wireless-connectivity, aerospace, defense, satellite communication, and general-purpose applications
•    Apply vector signal analysis at virtually any point in your design, from simulation to production, baseband to RF 


Take a test drive today

Download PathWave Vector Signal Analysis (VSA) software and use it free for 30 days to make measurements with your analysis hardware or use our recorded demo signals which are available by selecting File> Recall > Recall Demo > signal type on the software toolbar. 

Request your free trial license today: www.keysight.com/find/89600_trial