“It is rewarding to see our PXIe modular solution successfully implemented in Smarter Micro’s latest power amplifier development,” said Mario Narduzzi, Modular Solutions marketing manager, Agilent. “Our industry expertise, measurement science, test innovation and hardware and software product portfolios are all designed to support our customers to accelerate their product development and market delivery.”Agilent recently announced the M9393A PXIe performance vector signal analyzer (VSA), which offers speed (up to 27GHz) and accuracy previously unseen in modular instrumentation. Agilent’s new 89600 VSA software stepped spectrum capability enables the M9393A to measure across 27 GHz in less than one second and with 10 kHz resolution bandwidth. This allows for fast measurements of harmonics, spurs and intermodulation. About Smarter Micro Smarter Micro is a fabless semiconductor company that designs, develops and provides MMIC, RF and analog ICs used in wireless handsets, wireless communication infrastructure, remote radio units, RF test equipment, satellite communications, automotive remote control and wireless networks. The company’s product portfolio includes MMPA, WiFi PA, GPA, switch, mixer and other MMIC products. Smarter Micro has a broad range of technology capability and an intellectual property portfolio of RF, analog and SOC designs. Our strong technical core competency enables us to develop multimode multiband OMNI-Smart platform. Smarter Micro focuses on technical innovation with an efficient operation model designed to meet its customer’s increasing demand for high-performance, highly integrated, low-cost and small PCB RF PA and RF FEM devices. Information about Smarter Micro is available at www.smartermicro.com. About Agilent Technologies Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE:A) is the world’s premier measurement company and a technology leader in chemical analysis, life sciences, diagnostics, electronics and communications. The company’s 20,600 employees serve customers in more than 100 countries. Agilent had revenues of $6.8 billion in fiscal 2013. Information about Agilent is available at www.agilent.com. On Sept. 19, 2013, Agilent announced plans to separate into two publicly traded companies through a tax-free spinoff of its electronic measurement business. The new company is named Keysight Technologies, Inc. The separation is expected to be completed in early November 2014.
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