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.
 



New high-end GNSS simulator from Rohde & Schwarz generates highly realistic test scenarios

New high-end GNSS simulator from Rohde & Schwarz generates highly realistic test scenarios
The R&S SMW200A GNSS simulator adds a high-end solution to the Rohde & Schwarz portfolio of satellite navigation system simulators. It can be extended to up to four RF outputs and allows GNSS signals to be simulated simultaneously in multiple frequency bands for multiple antennas. It is the only instrument on the market that can internally simulate a complex interference environment in parallel with GNSS signals. With the R&S SMW200A, Rohde & Schwarz heralds a new era in GNSS simulation.

Posted 9 hours ago

Rohde & Schwarz at EuMW 2017 in Nuremberg: Fully tuned for microwave and millimeterwave testing

Rohde & Schwarz at EuMW 2017 in Nuremberg: Fully tuned for microwave and millimeterwave testing
Rohde & Schwarz test and measurement solutions are in demand worldwide, wherever signals have to be generated or analyzed, from the audio range up to the highest millimeterwave frequencies. This year, the exhibition at European Microwave Week (EuMW) will be held from October 10 to 12, 2017, in Nuremberg, Germany. There, Rohde & Schwarz will showcase test solutions for RF & microwave components, radar, 5G communication and satellite payload at the main booth 108 in hall 7A. Additionally, for the first time, Rohde & Schwarz will feature a special exhibition area dedicated solely to innovative automotive radar test solution, located in the entrance of hall 7A.

Posted 1 day ago

Rohde & Schwarz monitoring and multiviewer solution successfully tested for compatibility with Unified Streamingʹs Unified Origin

Rohde & Schwarz monitoring and multiviewer solution successfully tested for compatibility with Unified Streamingʹs Unified Origin
Rohde & Schwarz tested Unified Origin from Unified Streaming for compatibility with its R&S PRISMON monitoring and multiviewer solution. R&S PRISMON successfully received and monitored in detail all common OTT protocols, including HLS and MPEG-DASH.

Posted 1 day ago

Rohde & Schwarz at NigeriaCom 2017

NigeriaCom 2017, Lagos, September 20 – 21, 2017

Posted 6 days ago

Rohde & Schwarz introduces new generation of ingest, live production & channel playout platform that bridges hybrid SDI and IP operations at IBC 2017

Rohde & Schwarz introduces new generation of ingest, live production & channel playout platform that bridges hybrid SDI and IP operations at IBC 2017
At IBC 2017, Rohde & Schwarz (stand 7.E25) will introduce a new approach to live ingest, media processing and channel playout that cost-effectively provides bridging technology between hybrid SDI and IP broadcast operations. Designated R&S VENICE, such is the stability of this software-based media processing and distribution platform that it can be used as a channel playout solution in 24/7 operation applications within medium and large-scale broadcasters. The integration of Rohde & Schwarz’s proprietary virtual storage access technology ensures reliable on-air operations even in the most mission critical applications.

Posted 2 weeks ago

Rohde & Schwarz and Huawei Kirin 970 demonstrate 1.2 Gbps

Rohde & Schwarz and Huawei Kirin 970 demonstrate 1.2 Gbps
Rohde & Schwarz has successfully tested and verified 1.2 Gbps LTE-A-Pro download speed with the newly released Kirin 970 smartphone SoC from Huawei.

Posted 2 weeks ago

Rohde & Schwarz monitoring and multiviewer solution successfully tested for compatibility with packaging solution from Keepixo

Rohde & Schwarz monitoring and multiviewer solution successfully tested for compatibility with packaging solution from Keepixo
Rohde & Schwarz tested the Genova Origin packaging solution from Keepixo for compatibility with its R&S PRISMON monitoring and multiviewer solution. R&S PRISMON successfully received and monitored in detail all common OTT protocols, including HLS and MPEG-DASH. Rohde & Schwarz focused in particular on subtitle packaging tests based on diverse formats.

Posted 2 weeks ago

Rohde & Schwarz first to offer 5 GHz signal analysis bandwidth with guaranteed specifications

Rohde & Schwarz first to offer 5 GHz signal analysis bandwidth with guaranteed specifications
The R&S FSW85 signal and spectrum analyzer now provides 5 GHz analysis bandwidth, which is required for analyzing wideband signals such as automotive radar FMCW chirp signals, IEEE 802.11ay signals and 5G waveform candidates.

Posted 2 weeks ago

IBC 2017: Rohde & Schwarz subsidiary GMIT with world’s first internet-based broadcast and OTT network monitoring app

IBC 2017: Rohde & Schwarz subsidiary GMIT with world’s first internet-based broadcast and OTT network monitoring app
At IBC 2017, GMIT GmbH (stand 7.E25 and 14.K18) will introduce a new commercial web service to supplement the Rohde & Schwarz content monitoring and multiviewing solution R&S PRISMON. R&S PRISMON was launched early this year as a convergent solution for content monitoring in both broadcast and streaming media/OTT environments. Now, for the first time worldwide, this new service provides users with real-time access to comprehensive monitoring and status parameters from R&S PRISMON monitoring probes on mobile internet-enabled devices using a secure web service anywhere, anytime.

Posted 2 weeks ago

Rohde & Schwarz joins IBC in celebrating 50 years of success

1967 saw the inaugural IBC conference and exhibition held at London’s Royal Lancaster Hotel with 500 conference delegates and 32 exhibitors. This year sees the global broadcast industry showpiece celebrate its 50th anniversary. Rohde & Schwarz – one of a very few companies that has exhibited at every event – is joining IBC in celebrating its unrivalled success, as the infogrpahics show

Posted 2 weeks ago

Encoding and multiplexing solution from Rohde & Schwarz with premium transcoding for OTT live streaming at IBC 2017

Encoding and multiplexing solution from Rohde & Schwarz with premium transcoding for OTT live streaming at IBC 2017
Rohde & Schwarz enhances its successful R&S AVHE100 encoding and multiplexing solution by adding premium-quality adaptive bit rate (ABR) encoding as well as packetizing for all established formats for OTT live streaming. The R&S AVHE100 also fully supports high dynamic range (HDR) video transmissions.

Posted 3 weeks ago

Rohde & Schwarz T&M equipment for power electronics at EPEʹ17 ECCE in Warsaw

Rohde & Schwarz T&M equipment for power electronics at EPEʹ17 ECCE in Warsaw
Rohde & Schwarz offers solutions for power electronics that support developers in the design of energy-efficient, reliable products. The T&M equipment specialist will present its portfolio in Warsaw at the 19th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, EPEʹ17 ECCE.

Posted 3 weeks ago

ZTE demonstrates 1 Gbps LTE at IFA 2017 using Rohde & Schwarz test setup

Rohde & Schwarz and ZTE Co., Ltd., have successfully completed the verification of a 1 Gbps LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) modem including 2CC 4x4 MIMO and 1CC 2x2 MIMO/256QAM downlink carrier aggregation. This combination rates up to 1 Gbps. ZTE Co., Ltd., is exhibiting a corresponding demo setup at IFA Berlin, the world's leading trade show for consumer electronics and home appliances.

Posted 3 weeks ago

Rohde & Schwarz subsidiary GMIT launches enhanced RelayCaster for live content contribution over public Internet at IBC 2017

At IBC 2017, GMIT GmbH (stand 7.E25) will showcase its newly acquired RelayCaster and CodecCaster products for the first time since acquiring the technology of Motama GmbH earlier this year.The company will introduce the latest version of RelayCaster for content contribution over public IP networks and CodecCaster for high-density live transcoding.

Posted 1 month ago

Rohde & Schwarz Mobile Network Testing pioneers NB-IoT field measurements

Rohde & Schwarz Mobile Network Testing pioneers NB-IoT field measurements
Rohde & Schwarz Mobile Network Testing is paving the way to NB-IoT by providing the world’s first accurate LTE/NB-IoT coverage measurement solution: via a software upgrade, the R&S ROMES drive test software now also supports NB-IoT coverage measurements with R&S TSMx scanners.

Posted 1 month ago

Guardion solution protects G20 Summit against the threat of unauthorised drones

The modular Counter-UAS System Guardion has once more been an integral part of the security infrastructure of a large scale political event with Heads of States and Governments. Part of the solution for reliably detecting and defending against drones is R&S Ardronis. This radiomonitoring solution enables users to identify drone control signals early on, to locate and even stop the drone.

Posted 2 months ago

Rohde & Schwarz at DSEI 2017: system solutions for armed forces

Rohde & Schwarz at DSEI 2017: system solutions for armed forces
Rohde & Schwarz will present its cutting-edge secure communications and intelligence systems at Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEI) 2017 in London. The company’s innovative portfolio includes interoperable, powerful communications systems for deployment on land, in the air and at sea. Another highlight on display will be the Rohde & Schwarz ELINT solution for detecting, monitoring and analyzing radar signals.

Posted 2 months ago

Rohde & Schwarz to present monitoring and multiviewer solution at IBC 2017 IP Showcase

Rohde & Schwarz to present monitoring and multiviewer solution at IBC 2017 IP Showcase
Rohde & Schwarz will showcase its recently launched R&S PRISMON monitoring and multiviewer solution for broadcast and streaming media with enhanced functionality at IBC 2017. The new solution will also be presented in live demonstrations at IP Showcase, a highlight of the trade show. At IP Showcase, vendors can demonstrate IP interoperability of their products under real-world conditions, based on SMPTE 2110 final draft standards and AMWA IS-04.

Posted 2 months ago

Rohde & Schwarz announced as a CSI Awards finalist

Rohde & Schwarz announced as a CSI Awards finalist
The monitoring and multiviewing solution R&S PRISMON is shortlisted for the best monitoring or network management solution. The solution is fully software-based and takes an innovative multistandard, multi-protocol approach. It supports traditional SDI signals and all relevant IP-based protocols, including MPEG-DASH, AIMS and ASPEN. Future protocols and media formats can be added via software upgrades, making R&S PRISMON a cost-efficient solution for all broadcast and streaming media service providers.The CSI Awards, which are celebrating their 15th year, recognise excellence in the broadcast, video, OTT and IoT sectors and are organised by CSI Magazine (Cable and Satellite International Magazine). The winners will be determined by an independent judging panel and will be announced on Friday 15 September 2017 at IBC in Amsterdam.Established in 2003 the CSI Awards are among the most prestigious and competitive technology awards in the industry, designed to recognise and reward innovation and excellence in the cable, satellite, broadcast, IPTV, telco, broadband/OTT video, mobile TV and associated sectors.www.csimagazine.com/awards

Posted 2 months ago

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.

Posted 2 months ago

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 months 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 2 months 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

Posted 2 months ago

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.

Posted 2 months ago

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 3 months ago