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ILA Berlin 2018: Rohde & Schwarz presents next generation software defined airborne radios

ILA Berlin 2018: Rohde & Schwarz presents next generation software defined airborne radios
Rohde & Schwarz is expanding its successful R&S M3AR family of airborne radios with another high-end radio. The R&S SDAR software defined airborne radio offers secure, high data rate communications, flexible deployment and true independence for the customer. In addition, Rohde & Schwarz is the only provider to offer a radio that can be certified for civil and military use.

Posted 4 days ago

NAB 2018: Rohde & Schwarz expands its media server platform for studio production and playout applications

NAB 2018: Rohde & Schwarz expands its media server platform for studio production and playout applications
Rohde & Schwarz has significantly expanded and optimized its R&S VENICE platform for live production, studio production and channel playout applications. R&S VENICE offers absolute stability and an enormous range of features. Its flexibility makes it a future-proof investment. Thanks to the use of open standards, the media server is interoperable with systems from other manufacturers and can easily be integrated into existing infrastructures. R&S VENICE uses proprietary virtual storage access (VSA) technology to ensure reliable transmission even in critical applications. The latest evolution of the platform supports the SMPTE 2110 video over IP standard, NMOS and SDI.

Posted 2 weeks ago

Swisscom selects Rohde & Schwarz encoding for UHD coverage over IPTV of Russia 2018 world soccer championship

Swisscom selects Rohde & Schwarz encoding for UHD coverage over IPTV of Russia 2018 world soccer championship
After extensive research and testing of various encoding solutions, Bern-based telecommunications service provider, Swisscom, has selected Rohde & Schwarz to provide ultra high definition (UHD) encoding facilities for the upcoming Russia 2018 soccer championship.

Posted 2 weeks ago

NAB 2018: new version of Rohde & Schwarz R&S CLIPSTER complete mastering solution even more flexible

NAB 2018: new version of Rohde & Schwarz R&S CLIPSTER complete mastering solution even more flexible
Rohde & Schwarz is demonstrating its DCI and IMF mastering powerhouse at NAB in Las Vegas. R&S CLIPSTER is the market leader in high-quality film production finishing. Version 6.6 offers various new software features and hardware configurations, providing even higher efficiency and investment protection. R&S CLIPSTER can be flexibly used in post production and supports a wide range of workflows. Customers from TV and film production and distribution particularly appreciate the system's reliability.

Posted 2 weeks ago

Free webinar: Triggering & Decoding of Automotive Ethernet

Thursday April 26, 201810:00 – 11:00 a.m. (CET)04:00 – 05:00 p.m. (CET)

Posted 2 weeks ago

Convergent Audio/Video Monitoring and Multiviewer-Solution for Broadcast und Streaming Media by Rohde & Schwarz

Convergent Audio/Video Monitoring and Multiviewer-Solution for Broadcast und Streaming Media by Rohde & Schwarz
Rohde & Schwarz (booth SL 6610), a leading international provider of broadcast and digital media solutions, will use NAB 2018 to showcase a number of new and interesting features for its award-winning audio/video monitoring and multiviewer solution R&S PRISMON.

Posted 2 weeks ago

Rohde & Schwarz presents its system solutions at DSA 2018 in Kuala Lumpur

Rohde & Schwarz presents its system solutions at DSA 2018 in Kuala Lumpur
At the 16th Defence Services Asia (DSA), Rohde & Schwarz will showcase its comprehensive portfolio of integrated communications and intelligence solutions for the digital age.

Posted 2 weeks ago

NAB 2018: New Rohde & Schwarz encoder packages advance the state of the art

NAB 2018: New Rohde & Schwarz encoder packages advance the state of the art
Rohde & Schwarz is adding lean encoder packages to its successful R&S AVHE100 encoding and multiplexing solution, allowing customers to enhance R&S AVHE100 and third-party platforms with new, higher performance encoders. The versatile, scalable R&S AVHE100 software platform supports high dynamic range (HDR) video transmissions. It is prepared for SMPTE ST 2110. The R&S AVHE100 is being presented in live demonstrations at NAB 2018 IP Showcase (booth C12634), where the platform is fed with an SMPTE ST 2110 signal and delivers an HEVC transport stream over IP.

Posted 2 weeks ago

Top reliability: new gap filler from Rohde & Schwarz automatically compensates variable echo scenarios

Top reliability: new gap filler from Rohde & Schwarz automatically compensates variable echo scenarios
The new R&S TLU9 GapFiller from Rohde & Schwarz heralds a new era in gap filler technology. Conventional gap fillers are increasingly unable to meet the needs and requirements of network operators. The R&S TLU9 GapFiller, on the other hand, scores top marks for outstanding signal quality in every situation, strong performance even with Doppler echoes, and uninterrupted transmission for maximum reliability. It dramatically reduces maintenance effort and associated operating costs for network operators.

Posted 2 weeks ago

The latest R&S FPC entry-level spectrum analyzer from Rohde & Schwarz combines three key RF test instruments

The latest R&S FPC entry-level spectrum analyzer from Rohde & Schwarz combines three key RF test instruments
Rohde & Schwarz has extended its R&S FPC spectrum analyzer family, adding the R&S FPC1500. This compact instrument combines a spectrum analyzer, a one-port vector network analyzer and a CW signal generator. It is ideal for education, for applications in service and repair shops and for professional hobbyists. It is the first spectrum analyzer on the market to integrate the three most commonly used instruments on an RF engineer's workbench in one budget-friendly instrument.

Posted 3 weeks ago

Rohde & Schwarz at the IP Showcase at NAB 2018: try out SMPTE 2110 under realistic conditions

Rohde & Schwarz at the IP Showcase at NAB 2018: try out SMPTE 2110 under realistic conditions
Rohde & Schwarz will feature three system devices at the IP Showcase at NAB 2018. Under the auspices of the Video Services Forum (VSF), vendors and broadcasters who plan to switch to IP can check the interoperability of products under realistic conditions in accordance with SMPTE 2110 and the AMWA NMOS specification. Rohde & Schwarz is providing its R&S PRISMON monitoring and multiviewer solution along with its R&S VENICE media server and its encoding and multiplexing solution, the R&S AVHE100. The devices all support SMPTE 2110, TR04 and TR05 and help facilitate the switch from SDI to IP infrastructures. Rohde & Schwarz, with its technology and know-how, is contributing to the acceptance of new technologies and will demonstrate its IP expertise.

Posted 3 weeks ago

Rohde & Schwarz provides efficient workflows at the Berlinale 2018

Rohde & Schwarz provides efficient workflows at the Berlinale 2018
For the sixth time in a row, Rohde & Schwarz supported the 68th edition of the Berlinale in 2018 with their innovative solutions. The R&S CLIPSTER mastering station and the R&S SpycerBox Cell storage unit from Rohde & Schwarz merged smoothly into the film presentation workflow. Thanks to efficient procedures, the moving pictures were projected onto the screen reliably and with extremely high quality.

Posted 4 weeks ago

Bulgarian Communications Regulations Commission enhances performance of its radio frequency monitoring with Rohde & Schwarz

Bulgarian Communications Regulations Commission enhances performance of its radio frequency monitoring with Rohde & Schwarz
As part of an ambitious planning cycle, Bulgaria’s Communications Regulations Commission (CRC) implements features such as remote control and automatic test sequences to make its network more efficient and put the agency on a path to complying fully with the latest ITU standards.

Posted 4 weeks ago

Free Webinar: Why voice quality is still a differentiator in today’s mobile networks on April 26, 2018

Free Webinar: Why voice quality is still a differentiator in today’s mobile networks on April 26, 2018
Please join us at 10:00 CET (Paris) - 17:00 CST (Beijing) or 18:00 CET (Paris) - 12:00 EDT (New York)

Posted 1 month ago

Rohde & Schwarz is first T&M manufacturer to validate conformance test cases for RCS 5.3

Rohde & Schwarz is first T&M manufacturer to validate conformance test cases for RCS 5.3
Rohde & Schwarz has validated 24 conformance test cases described in work item 235 for the IMS-based Rich Communication Suite 5.3 (RCS 5.3), further demonstrating the T&M manufacturer’s leadership in 4G and IMS conformance testing. Rohde & Schwarz remains the only provider to carry out validation for IMS work items.

Posted 1 month ago

Rohde & Schwarz presents next generation airborne radio at ILA Berlin 2018

Rohde & Schwarz presents next generation airborne radio at ILA Berlin 2018
Rohde & Schwarz is setting new standards with its software defined airborne radio: The R&S SDAR offers secure broadband voice and data communications for network centric operations, allowing customers to remain as flexible as possible. The independent German company is showcasing the new military airborne radio at the leading innovative aerospace trade fair in Berlin from April 25 to 29, 2018.

Posted 1 month ago

Rohde & Schwarz to present compact amplifier for latest-generation satellite uplinks

Rohde & Schwarz to present compact amplifier for latest-generation satellite uplinks
With its new R&S PKU100, Rohde & Schwarz is entering the market for satellite uplink amplifiers in the Ku band. The R&S PKU100 combines the best of two worlds in a single device: the unbeatable strengths of solid-state amplifiers and the compactness and low weight of tube amplifiers. Adaptive linearization makes the R&S PKU100 truly innovative.

Posted 1 month ago

Satellite Show 2018: SatixFy modem demonstration with R&S SMW200A wideband modulator from Rohde & Schwarz

Satellite Show 2018: SatixFy modem demonstration with R&S SMW200A wideband modulator from Rohde & Schwarz
SatixFy, a company specializing in developing and selling SDR baseband chips and modems, is introducing its first wideband 500 MHz DVB-S2X Software Defined Radio (SDR) modem. SatixFy is demonstrating operation of the modem based on its SX-3000 chip at its Satellite Show 2018 booth (#649) in Washington, D.C. The product sets a record in terms of throughput, demonstrating 2.4 Gbps in 64 APSK with no time slicing or 256 APSK with 30% time slicing. The new Wideband SDR modem is the only one in the market today supporting Beam Hopping and VLSNR.

Posted 2 months ago

5G test site for TV broadcasting in the Bavarian Oberland

5G test site for TV broadcasting in the Bavarian Oberland
A 5G test site for broadcasting is being set up in the Bavarian Oberland as part of the Bavarian research project ‘5G Today’. Under the leadership of the Institute for Broadcast Technology (IRT), project partners Kathrein and Rohde & Schwarz are investigating large-scale TV broadcasts in the Further evolved Multimedia Broadcast Multicast Service (FeMBMS) mode over 5G networks. The project is supported by associated partners Telefónica Germany and Bayerischer Rundfunk, the Bavarian state broadcaster who is operating the 5G FeMBMS broadcast network as a test site at its transmitter sites.

Posted 2 months ago

Rohde & Schwarz and Unigroup Spreadtrum & RDA to establish joint network operator test lab

Rohde & Schwarz and Unigroup Spreadtrum & RDA to establish joint network operator test lab
In an MoU signed at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Rohde & Schwarz and Unigroup Spreadtrum & RDA agreed to collaborate on five important fields: 5G communications, network operator tests, automotive electronics products, broadcasting products and IoT applications.

Posted 2 months ago

Rohde & Schwarz becomes key test and measurement partner for Huawei’s NB-IoT eco system

Rohde & Schwarz has equipped Huawei and its subsidiary HiSilicon with complete test solutions for narrowband IoT. Since 2016, when NB-IoT was standardized by 3GPP, several leading network operators have been providing commercial services globally – and chipset testing will support further services as they roll out in 2018.

Posted 2 months ago

WATMC 2018: Rohde & Schwarz showcases its comprehensive portfolio for innovative air traffic management

WATMC 2018: Rohde & Schwarz showcases its comprehensive portfolio for innovative air traffic management
State-of-the-art IP-based solutions for air traffic control (ATC) communications, in-house cybersecurity expertise and new ATC direction finders for enhancing air traffic safety. Rohde & Schwarz will present these and other highlights at World ATM Congress (WATMC) 2018 in Madrid.

Posted 2 months ago

At NAB 2018, Rohde & Schwarz will demonstrate the benefits of long-term investment in R&D and support

At NAB 2018, Rohde & Schwarz will demonstrate the benefits of long-term investment in R&D and support
From future-focussed terrestrial transmission to systemizing unmanaged networks to change the economics of professional contribution networks, at NAB 2018 Rohde & Schwarz (booth SL 6610) will preview numerous ‘game-changer’ products and system solutions. Alongside partners such as IBM, the company will demonstrate how collaboration and joint development can add real value to customer focussed solutions to many of today’s broadcast business challenges.

Posted 2 months ago

ZTE demonstrates a 1.2 Gbps Smartphone at MWC 2018 using a Rohde & Schwarz test setup

ZTE Co., Ltd., has reached a milestone by successfully completing the implementation of a DL Cat-18 device. Rohde & Schwarz was selected to verify the new ZTE 1.2 Gbps Smartphone with a test setup based on a R&S CMW500 mobile communication tester. ZTE 1.2 Gbps Smartphone can support download speed up to 1.2 Gbps by using 3CC downlink carrier aggregation with 4x4 MIMO and 256QAM modulation. ZTE will exhibit it at the Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona.

Posted 2 months ago

Ficosa verifies next generation emergency call functionality with Rohde & Schwarz eCall test solution

Ficosa verifies next generation emergency call functionality with Rohde & Schwarz eCall test solution
While the current automotive eCall system for cars and light trucks uses GSM, the next generation emergency call system (NGeCall), already in preparation, is based on LTE. Rohde & Schwarz has now extended its tried and tested eCall test solution, which utilizes the R&S CMW500 platform, to cover NGeCall.

Posted 2 months ago