For more than 80 years, Rohde & Schwarz has stood for quality, precision and innovation in all fields of wireless communications. The privately owned company is strategically based on four pillars: test and measurement, broadcasting, secure communications, radiomonitoring and radiolocation. The electronics group, headquartered in Munich (Germany), has a global presence and is among the world market leaders in all of its business fields.
 



Rohde & Schwarz and MediaTek present world’s first test solution for A-BeiDou location based services (LBS)

Rohde & Schwarz and MediaTek present world’s first test solution for A-BeiDou location based services (LBS)
Rohde & Schwarz and MediaTek have successfully completed the verification of location based services (LBS) in the U-plane and C-plane for A BeiDou, the new GNSS satellite positioning system from China. The R&S TS-LBS test solution allows mobile manufacturers, chipset manufacturers, test houses and network operators to verify chipsets and mobile devices in order to obtain permission to operate them in a particular network.

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Compact, lightweight R&S ZNLE vector network analyzer simplifies accurate S-parameter measurements

Compact, lightweight R&S ZNLE vector network analyzer simplifies accurate S-parameter measurements
The new R&S ZNLE vector network analyzer from Rohde & Schwarz brings excellent RF performance and faster measurements to the economy class. This easy-to-use instrument is the lightest, most compact VNA in its class, making S parameter measurements as easy as ABC.

Posted 2 days ago

Rohde & Schwarz ATC voice over IP communications systems selected by NATS for London City Airport Digital Tower

Rohde & Schwarz ATC voice over IP communications systems selected by NATS for London City Airport Digital Tower
Rohde & Schwarz has been selected by British air traffic service provider NATS to supply and install the R&S VCS-4G voice communications system for the London City Airport digital tower project. The fully IP-based R&S VCS-4G system has been installed at Swanwick control centre as part of the digital tower operations project which is due to go into operation in 2019.

Posted 3 days ago

Free webinar: Boost your network with 4x4 MIMO

Free webinar: Boost your network with 4x4 MIMO
Thursday 27th July 16:00 CEST/ 10:00 EDT

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Rohde & Schwarz storage solution brings more efficiency to Swiss technology service provider tpc

Rohde & Schwarz storage solution brings more efficiency to Swiss technology service provider tpc
The broadcast and production service provider tpc Switzerland AG relies on the powerful combination of the R&S SpycerBox Cell storage solution from Rohde & Schwarz and the IBM Spectrum Scale file system solution. The company, whose clients include the Swiss broadcaster SRG SSR, will use the solution to optimize its workflow as well as to ensure quality and reliability.

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Rohde & Schwarz equips the German Federal Armed Forces with state-of-the-art software defined radio systems

Rohde & Schwarz equips the German Federal Armed Forces with state-of-the-art software defined radio systems
The Munich-based electronics company Rohde & Schwarz has been awarded a contract from the German Federal Ministry of Defense (BMVg) to equip initially 50 command vehicles with the joint radio system of the German Armed Forces, also known as SVFuA. The SVFuA is an advance measure in the “Mobile Tactical Communications” (MoTaKo) program for digitizing tactical communications within the German Armed Forces.

Posted 2 weeks ago

At IBC 2017, Rohde & Schwarz offers a vision of an IP-based future that builds on strong SDI heritage

At IBC 2017, Rohde & Schwarz offers a vision of an IP-based future that builds on strong SDI heritage
From channel playout to internet-based live contribution, remote monitoring and test & measurement, Rohde & Schwarz provides real world solutions to today’s challenges. Rohde & Schwarz (stand 7.E25), a leading international provider of broadcast and digital media solutions, will use IBC 2017 to showcase a number of new and enhanced ingest, production, monitoring and OTT distribution workflow solutions that offer high quality, future-proofed migration pathways to multi-platform IP-based broadcast operations.

Posted 2 weeks ago

ZDF relies on Rohde & Schwarz and the Fraunhofer HHI for the transition to DVB-T2

ZDF relies on Rohde & Schwarz and the Fraunhofer HHI for the transition to DVB-T2
After one of the biggest equipment upgrades in the history of broadcasting in Germany, regular operation of DVB-T2 HD started on schedule this year. ZDF, the largest public broadcaster in Germany, selected the R&S AVHE100 encoding and multiplexing solution from Rohde & Schwarz with HEVC technology from the Fraunhofer HHI for its headend implementation. The transition to DVB-T2, including switching off DVB-T, was accomplished without a single hitch in just one night.

Posted 2 weeks ago

Rohde & Schwarz Test and Measurement Division under new leadership

Rohde & Schwarz Test and Measurement Division under new leadership
Effective July 1, 2017, Andreas Pauly, who was previously Vice President Signal Generators, Audio Analyzers and Power Meters, has taken over as Executive Vice President of the Test and Measurement Division at Rohde & Schwarz. Consequently, he was also appointed to the board of directors.

Posted 3 weeks ago

The R&S FSW becomes the first signal and spectrum analyzer offering 2 GHz internal analysis bandwidth

The R&S FSW becomes the first signal and spectrum analyzer offering 2 GHz internal analysis bandwidth
Developers of 5G radio access technologies, high-end radar systems and automotive applications need a very large bandwidth to analyze wideband signals. A new hardware option for the R&S FSW high-end signal and spectrum analyzer provides 2 GHz analysis bandwidth for these applications.

Posted 3 weeks ago

CommSolid and Rohde & Schwarz completed first NB-IoT GCF test campaign

Employing Rohde & Schwarz’s leading NB-IoT test solution ensures the maturity of CommSolid’s CSN130 NB-IoT IP solution.

Posted 4 weeks ago

The portable R&S Scope Rider oscilloscope is ideal for troubleshooting automotive applications

The portable R&S Scope Rider oscilloscope is ideal for troubleshooting automotive applications
Rohde & Schwarz has enhanced its R&S Scope Rider, adding triggering and decoding software for the CAN flexible data rate (CAN-FD) and single edge nibble transmission (SENT) bus systems. It is currently the only portable oscilloscope capable of analyzing CAN, LIN, CAN-FD and SENT bus signals, making it the perfect tool for troubleshooting automotive applications – from commissioning to drive tests.

Posted 1 month ago

zweiB and Rohde & Schwarz generate digital cinema packages at FILMFEST MÜNCHEN

Broadcast and media specialist Rohde & Schwarz and cinema technology and postproduction specialist zweiB GmbH collaborate once again at the 35th international Munich film festival. The companies will use the R&S CLIPSTER mastering solution to create and validate digital cinema packages during the festival.

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Automotive Testing Expo 2017: Rohde & Schwarz presents new T&M solutions for connected automobiles and autonomous driving

Automotive Testing Expo 2017: Rohde & Schwarz presents new T&M solutions for connected automobiles and autonomous driving
Connected cars utilize a large number of wireless applications that must reliably function in parallel. That is where T&M solutions from Rohde & Schwarz come in. In Stuttgart, under the motto "Driving tomorrow’s mobility", the company will exhibit innovative solutions for testing automotive radar, vehicle-to-vehicle communciations and automotive bus systems.

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Rohde & Schwarz will present its cutting-edge portfolio at the 2017 Paris Air Show

Rohde & Schwarz will present its cutting-edge portfolio at the 2017 Paris Air Show
Rohde & Schwarz, the specialist in airborne communications, will showcase its current solutions at the international aviation and aerospace trade show in Le Bourget. The highlight will be the R&S MR6000A, the world’s only military airborne transceiver that also meets the civil aviation certification requirements of the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA).

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Rohde & Schwarz and Analog Devices reinforce their long-term relationship

For more than 30 years, Rohde & Schwarz, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of test and measurement, communications and broadcasting equipment, has been productively collaborating with Analog Devices, the leading global high performance analog technology company. With the signing of a new global procurement agreement, the two companies have given their relationship a new contractual foundation, ensuring a solid platform for current and future business.

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WMIT-FM Enjoys Serious Energy Savings with Rohde & Schwarz R&S THR9 Transmitter

WMIT-FM Enjoys Serious Energy Savings with Rohde & Schwarz R&S THR9 Transmitter
Premier transmitter, test and measurement and studio equipment manufacturer Rohde & Schwarz today announced WMIT-FM, which serves Asheville, N.C. (Nielsen Market #159) and surrounding areas, has cut its energy costs by 15-20 percent with its recent upgrade to an R&S THR9 FM transmitter.

Posted 2 months ago

Rohde & Schwarz: Your driver for tomorrow’s mobility

Rohde & Schwarz: Your driver for tomorrow’s mobility
The use of electronics and wireless applications in vehicles is constantly growing. Rohde & Schwarz has responded to the challenges manufacturers and suppliers are faced with by providing leading-edge innovations in T&M applications for radar systems, In-Vehicle networks and V2X communications.

Posted 2 months ago

Rohde & Schwarz introduces high-end analog RF and microwave signal generator with industry-leading phase noise performance and highest output power

Rohde & Schwarz introduces high-end analog RF and microwave signal generator with industry-leading phase noise performance and highest output power
The R&S SMA100B with a frequency range up to 20 GHz is the most powerful analog signal generator on the market. It delivers signals with the lowest possible phase noise and the highest output power with extremely low harmonics. Engineers no longer need to compromise between output power and a spurious free dynamic range. The R&S SMA100B is designed for the RF semiconductor, wireless communications and aerospace and defense industries.

Posted 2 months ago

First HD radio transmitter from Rohde & Schwarz for the USA

First HD radio transmitter from Rohde & Schwarz for the USA
WYCT-FM in Pensacola, Florida, is the first radio station to install an R&S THR9 transmitter with the HD radio option.

Posted 2 months ago

ANGACOM 2017: New version of R&S ETL TV analyzer supports UHD and HEVC

ANGACOM 2017: New version of R&S ETL TV analyzer supports UHD and HEVC
Rohde & Schwarz has added new functionality to its R&S ETL TV analyzer. Starting immediately, a new version is available with integrated, hardware-based video decoding that also supports HEVC and resolutions up to UHD. This makes the R&S ETL fully compatible with the latest DTV installations, including the DVB-T2 network recently implemented in Germany. The analyzer also features a new display and a fast SSD.

Posted 2 months ago

Rohde & Schwarz mobile network testing integrates Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphones

Rohde & Schwarz mobile network testing integrates Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphones
Rohde & Schwarz mobile network testing (R&S MNT) stays ahead of the competition also in device support: the leading global supplier of mobile network testing solutions is first to completely integrate Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphones into its comprehensive product portfolio for testing the cellular ecosystem, from RF to QoE.

Posted 2 months ago

Rohde & Schwarz presents the world's first broadband amplifiers with tunable transmission characteristics

Rohde & Schwarz presents the world's first broadband amplifiers with tunable transmission characteristics
The R&S BBA130 broadband amplifiers from Rohde & Schwarz are the world's first amplifiers in the 80 MHz to 6 GHz range that allow users to optimize the transmission characteristics to the requirements of a specific application. The operating class for the transistors can be adjusted between Class A and Class AB during operation. The tolerance against mismatch at the output can also be changed to provide more power. Just one amplifier covers a variety of test scenarios during design and product validation.

Posted 2 months ago

Reliable protection against drones: ESG, Diehl Defence and Rohde & Schwarz cooperate

Reliable protection against drones: ESG, Diehl Defence and Rohde & Schwarz cooperate
ESG, Diehl Defence and Rohde & Schwarz offer fully customized solutions for reliably detecting and defending against drones.

Posted 2 months ago