01.17.13 -- New Tri-Band Reference Design Combines 802.11ac And 802.11ad On One Module
VNAs With Wide Frequency Coverage Help Overcome High-Speed Interconnect Challenges By Bob Buxton, Marketing Manager, General Purpose Test, Microwave Measurements Division, Anritsu Company
Cloud computing, smartphones, and LTE services are creating a significant increase in network traffic. To support this added traffic, speed of IT equipment – such as those used in high-end services in data centers – must be increased, creating challenges for signal integrity engineers that must be met by advanced test instruments, such as vector network analyzers (VNAs).
SMP1352-040LF is a PIN diode for handset, WLAN, CATV Satcom, land mobile radios, infrastructure, T/R and high-isolation switching applications. The general market diode combines excellent power handling with very low insertion loss, good isolation and low distortion.