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White papers provide essential updates on developments within communications and networking. These research-based and expert-composed publications offer leaders in the industry concrete and useful information on which to base future decisions. These papers, featuring the latest technologies and products, are available for free download to members and communications technology enthusiasts alike thanks to the support of our sponsors.

3GPP Release 16: Study Items and Road Map

Download 3GPP Release 16: Study Items and Road Map to learn how Release 16 will shape 5G technological innovations and developments in 2019.

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Five Techniques for Fast, Accurate Power Integrity Measurements

Rail voltages are getting smaller, and tolerances are decreasing. As a result, making accurate power rail measurements has become much more difficult. Download this guide to read five tips for making accurate power integrity measurements with oscilloscopes.

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Measurement of Beamforming Antenna in Transmit Mode

Rapid and accurate verification of beamforming weights is required, for example, for codebook generation or beamforming algorithm development or verification. This document describes the unique application of Rohde & Schwarz vector network analyzers (VNAs) to fully characterize the passive part of multi-element antennas intended for beamforming.

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Know Your Antenna, Trust Your System

The first step is periodic antenna calibration that’s SI-traceable and standards-compliant. Explore this idea and more in our new white paper. From radios to radar and EMI/EMC testing, learn how to ensure the ongoing performance of your antennas.

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Keysight Technologies
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Prepare for DDR5 Test Challenges

DDR memory chip technology has progressed through two generations in the past 10 years, and the next generation is currently being defined. Each of these generations improved in speed, efficiency, and memory capacity. Don't get left behind—stay up to date on the DDR memory challenges that lie ahead!

Download the “DDR Memory – Test Challenges from DDR3 to DDR4 and DDR5” white paper to get tips on testing and learn about the latest test equipment.

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Efficiently Generate Waveforms with 4 Tips from Our Experts

Generating signals to characterize, test or troubleshoot electrical designs or systems can be tedious and time-consuming.  So, our experts documented four tips to help you efficiently generate simple or complex waveforms.  One tip even describes how to create multi-tone signals to test a device's immunity to noise under real operation.

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Hybrid Beamforming for Massive MIMO Phased Array Systems

This white paper illustrates a process to design hybrid beamforming in massive MIMO antenna arrays for 5G, using features available with MATLAB® and Simulink®. An example of 64 x 64 element, 66 GHz millimeter wave (mmWave) design is used for model antenna arrays and partition beamforming operations between the digital and RF domains.

Key take-aways:

  • Learn how to design and synthesize complex antenna elements and arrays using MATLAB and Simulink
  • Understand how MATLAB and Simulink can help evaluate the impacts of failed or imperfect elements and subarrays
  • Discover how to validate spatial signal processing algorithm concepts using MATLAB and Simulink

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Demystifying 5G NR

Download this free poster featuring information on 5G NR use cases, 5G NR air interface, deployment scenarios, key parameters within 3GPP rel. 15, 5G NR flexible numerologies and 5G NR testing solutions.

Key take-aways:

  • Learn about 5G NR numerologies
  • See different deployment scenarios
  • Discover 5G NR use cases

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Test Strategies for IoT

The Internet of Things is providing exciting opportunities to enhance products for consumer, industrial, medical and others. This paper discusses these unlicensed wireless connections and the special testing required to meet government regulations for IoT devices. The primary focus will be on the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC), but the tests that need to be carried out are similar in most of the world.

Key take-aways:

  • Learn the fundamentals of IoT emissions testing
  • Understand the importance of pretesting and test preparation
  • Discover 8 key issues and cautions related to IoT regulatory testing

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Superposition vs. True-Balanced: What’s Required for Your Signal Integrity Application

Signal integrity applications commonly utilize balanced/differential transmission lines that are typically characterized using vector network analyzers (VNAs). This white paper offers guidance to signal integrity designers on the differences between the superposition and true-balanced approaches and which one may best fit their need.

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Get Updated Network Analysis Measurement Science Poster

This complimentary poster was just updated to guide you through the essentials on network analysis measurement science including S-parameters basics. It also includes common measurement applications and practical everyday tips. Develop accurate, dependable network analyzer-based test systems achieving high throughput, repeatability and reliability with the right balance of speed and performance.

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Learn the Fundamentals of EMC Pre-Compliance

EMC compliance testing is not only important but required of all electronic devices before it can be brought to market. This ensures that your device does not interfere with the behavior of other surrounding electronic devices and is also not susceptible to interference. Learn how to avoid design rework by proofreading your device with EMC pre-compliance testing to ensure you stay on schedule.

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5G New Radio: Introduction to the Physical Layer

Download this white paper to learn how the new 5G New Radio physical layer can help make the 5G future a reality.

  • Learn the benefits of a flexible, scalable numerology
  • Understand how to choose key OFDM waveforms
  • Learn about mmWave for 5G

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Remember the Basics on mmWave Measurements

The exceptional measurement performance of millimeter-wave instruments can be compromised if you miss the fundamental practices of good measurements.

It is essential to follow proper connector procedures to make accurate, repeatable measurements. Download the eBook to learn how you can take full advantage of your measurement equipment.

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Keysight Technologies
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Make your DDR4 Design Distortion-Proof

With increasing switching speeds and lower supply voltage, DDR memory design engineers are challenged by the distorting effects of noise and jitter. It becomes very difficult to meet the ultra-low standard BER requirements.

A new statistical simulation approach extracts the jitter model from the voltage noise. Read more.

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Radar Waveforms for A&D and Automotive Radar

Download this white paper to see a detailed review of radar waveforms for aerospace and defense and commercial radar systems, as well as commercial radar sensors such as those used in automotive safety applications. Readers will learn about pulse and pulse-Doppler signal, continuous wave and frequency shift keying waveforms.

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The Latest in Advanced Wireless Research: SDR, Radar and More

SDR helps scientists and engineers rapidly prototype advanced wireless systems. 

Download the latest edition of NI’s Wireless Research Handbook, which includes research examples from around the world and across a wide range of advanced wireless research topics. This comprehensive look at next-generation wireless systems will offer you a more in-depth view of how prototyping can enhance research results.

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How to Create Arbitrary Waveforms without Programming

Creating arbitrary waveforms is easier than you might think. You don’t need to write code to generate a waveform and upload it to your function/arbitrary waveform generator, and you don’t need tediously learn how to use complex waveform software. Learn how to easily create your own arbitrary waveforms without programming!

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A Look at the New 3GPP Release 15

The release is aimed at providing 5G standards for OEMs and network operators.

In June 2018, a major landmark was hit for 5G: the 3GPP's Release 15 was frozen. Here is a technical overview that discusses the technology, compares key differences between LTE and 5G's New Radio specification and previews release 16.

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National Instruments
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How to Create Arbitrary Waveforms without Programming

Creating arbitrary waveforms is easier than you might think. You don’t need to write code to generate a waveform and upload it to your function/arbitrary waveform generator, and you don’t need tediously learn how to use complex waveform software. Learn how to easily create your own arbitrary waveforms without programming!

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Confidently Characterize mmWave Devices

It’s easy to underestimate the challenges of network analysis at millimeter-wave frequencies. Follow these hints to optimize your measurements for ease, accuracy, and repeatability. Download ebook Now.

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How-to: Paralleling Fans for Improved System Airflow and Reliability

Download this white paper to get complete technical details on the Rosenberg ECFanGrid(TM), a series of backward curved EC fans operating in parallel. The result is proportional airflow, constant pressure and built-in cooling redundancy.

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A Comprehensive How-To Guide on PCIe Gen-4 System-Level Simulations

PCI-Express Gen-4 designs have become very diverse, and tuning parameters for active components have multiplied. This paper will help you navigate through the design challenges with a how-to guide for defining, executing, and analyzing system-level simulations including PCIe Gen-4 Root Complex, Repeater, and End Point. Download now.

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Keysight Technologies
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DesignCon 2018 Keysight Education Forum (KEF) Sessions

Watch all 8 KEF sessions from the convenience of your desk. Get complimentary access to the materials that made KEF a huge success.  See what the industry's leading experts presented and learn about the latest challenges and solutions in high-speed digital technology. Get all 8 session papers & videos.

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Applications for Device-to-Device Communication in 5G Networks

Device-to-device (D2D) communication allows user equipment to communicate with each other, with or without the involvement of network infrastructures such as an access point or base stations. D2D is promising may make ultra-low latency communication possible. But who is using D2D and what are its real applications? In this white paper, learn about D2D and how it enables 5G communications from short-range wireless to vehicle-to-vehicle.

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A Look into the Future: The Applications Behind 5G

Now that 5G is getting closer to deployment, what are the killer apps going to be that push 5G forward into broad deployment? It is said that 5G could be the next “General Purpose Technology”, but will 5G influential enough to push the technology to the elite status of a GPT? This article aims to explore some of the hottest emerging 5G technology and the potential impact of 5G.

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KU Leuven Increases Spectral Efficiency for Wireless Communication

A team of researchers from KU Leuven created a network of software defined radios that can simultaneously transmit and detect harmful interference using in-band full duplex technique which results in an ultra-efficient network with double the throughput. Read the case study and download the code!

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