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A Strategic Change to Vicom’s Business in New Zealand

Vicom is now offering the complete range of VIAVI products

Following a strategic review of its business, Vicom (in Australia and New Zealand) has decided that we can better serve our customers by offering the complete range of VIAVI products, rather than just the ‘AvComm’ (Wireless and Avionics) products that VIAVI acquired when it purchased the Aeroflex business from Cobham in 2018.

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Flexibility Redefined: the APx500 Flex Audio Analyzer

Bringing the power and versatility of APx500 measurement software to 3rd party audio interfaces—at an unbelievable price

BEAVERTON, OREGON, October 1, 2019: Audio Precision announced today the APx500 Flex audio analyzer, enabling the use of APx audio measurement software with ASIO-capable third-party audio interfaces or sound cards. With the introduction of APx500 Flex, manufacturers can cost-effectively deploy the measurement capabilities, flexibility and quality of APx software to their production lines.

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Tektronix Expands Performance Oscilloscopes with New 13 GHz and 16 GHz Models

New DPO70000SX Series Scopes Offer Key Advantages for High-Speed Serial Standards for Consumer, Automotive, Military/Aerospace Applications

BEAVERTON, Ore., July 1, 2019 -- Tektronix, Inc. today announced the expansion of its scalable DPO70000SX Series Performance Oscilloscope to include new 13 GHz and 16 GHz models. The new offerings allow engineers to take advantage of the high sample rate and low noise floor of Tektronix’ highest performance family of oscilloscopes at lower bandwidth levels and more affordable price points.

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Tektronix Redefines Oscilloscopes Market with New 3 Series MDO, 4 Series MSO

With an Award-Winning Industrial Design and the Largest Display in their Class, Tektronix Delivers an Unparalleled User Experience and More Choices for All Engineers.

BEAVERTON, Ore., June 4, 2019 -- Tektronix, Inc. today added two new oscilloscopes to its product line up with the launch of the 3 Series MDO and the 4 Series MSO. Engineered for a wide range of demanding applications at an affordable price, Tektronix’ new mind-range oscilloscopes have been reimagined with the award-winning user experience and industrial design first introduced in the 5 and 6 Series MSOs. Built from the engineer up, the 3 Series MDO and the 4 Series MSO round out Tektronix’ portfolio of oscilloscopes.

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Audio Precision Releases APx Software Version 5.0

Adds transfer function measurement, enabling cross-spectral analysis of arbitrary, broadband signals

BEAVERTON, OREGON, December 18, 2018: Audio Precision announced today the availability of APx audio measurement software version 5.0. With this release, AP has added the ability to measure the transfer function of electronic audio and electroacoustic devices using any broadband signal. Release 5.0 also enables electronic activation of software option licenses, eliminating the iButton requirement for such options with earlier versions of APx audio measurement software.

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Audio Precision Introduces B Series APx Audio Analysers

Audio Precision introduces B Series APx Analyzers, including improved specs and capabilities for flagship audio analyser

BEAVERTON, OREGON, December 18, 2018: Audio Precision announced today the introduction of the APx555 B Series analyzer, part of their B Series APx audio analyzers. Already the market leader in audio test performance, the second-generation APx555 offers improved sine generator frequency stability, lower system residual distortion, single-ended, balanced analog output and an optional ADC test mode which provides VBias, a common mode DC Bias.

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Tektronix Delivers More Speed & Lowest Noise for Increased Measurement Confidence with 6 Series MSO Mixed Signal Oscilloscope

The First Midrange Scope with 8 GHz Bandwidth and 25 GS/s Sample Rate Simultaneously on all 4 Channels Saves Embedded Systems Designers Time, Protects Investments.

BEAVERTON, Ore., July 17, 2018 -- Tektronix, Inc., a leading worldwide provider of measurement solutions, today introduced the 6 Series MSO mixed signal oscilloscope. The new oscilloscope extends the performance threshold of midrange oscilloscopes to 8 GHz and delivers a 25 GS/s sample rate simultaneously on all 4 channels – an industry first for this class of oscilloscope – to accommodate the needs of designers working on faster, more complex embedded systems designs. With 25 GS/s sample rate on all channels, designers can accurately now view up to four high-speed signals at one time. For example, a DDR3 clock and three DDR3 data channels can be viewed and analyzed simultaneously, decreasing the time it takes to fully characterize a design with an instrument that shares sampling systems between channels.

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Tektronix Breaks Innovation Barrier AGAIN By Redefining Mid-Range Oscilloscopes.

New 5 Series MSO Delivers 4, 6, or 8 Channels with FlexChannel Technology, Massive HD Capacitive Touch Display, Advanced UI, and Optional Windows OS. Unprecedented Flexibility and Unmatched Visibility into Complex Embedded Systems

6 June 2017

BEAVERTON, Ore.June 6, 2017 -- Tektronix, Inc., a leading worldwide provider of measurement solutions, has again broken through the innovation barrier with the introduction of the new 5 Series MSO mixed signal oscilloscope. To better meet modern electronics design challenges, the 5 Series MSO redefines the midrange oscilloscope with a host of innovations including the industry's first FlexChannel™ technology that allows 4, 6 or 8 analog channels and up to 64 digital channels, integrated protocol analysis and signal generator, a new 12-bit signal acquisition system, a massive high-definition capacitive touch display, and a highly intuitive Direct Access user interface – delivering unprecedented flexibility and unmatched visibility into complex embedded systems.

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Productively save – conduct your own low cost pre-compliance testing

9 April 2016

Failing verification or qualification of wireless technologies within a new product design increases developmental costs and delays the product release. Similarly, an EMI compliance  test is expensive and  failure  can also put the product schedule at risk. 

Contact Us for this white paper to learn how to set up your own pre-compliance testing to isolate problem areas and rectify before you go to a compliance test house. 

 

11 Tips to Overcome IoT Power Management Challenges

6 April 2016

IoT device battery life can range from a couple of days to 30 years. To reduce energy consumption and optimise batter life, you need to accurately determine the power consumption of each device component, as well as overall operation on a system level.

Contact Us for this white paper for 11 key IoT device power management challenges and the solutions to overcome each of them.

 

Tektronix Expands Integrated Instrument Portfolio with MDO4000C Mixed Domain Oscilloscope

8 December 2015

New series combines up to six snstruments in one unit; provides synchronized views of Analog, Digital Waveforms and Spectrum Traces.

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There's Never Been a Better Time to buy a Tektronix Oscilloscope

18 November 2015

Until December 31st 2015, Vicom and Tektronix are have three special promotions, offering oscilloscpe packages at very atractive prices. See which one is right for you!

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Discover The New Powerful, Affordable, Portable USB Spectrum Analyser 

15 September 2015

Find out how the Tektronix RSA306 puts RF signal analysis in Your Hands!

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Tektronix "Power Up Your Scope"  Special Offer

14 September 2015

Limited time sales program ends 30th September 2015. For a limited time, you can get your award-winning mixed domain oscilloscopes with free spectrum analyser upgrades and free protocol decode and analysis options.

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TEKTRONIX APPOINTS VICOM AS A FULL PORTFOLIO DISTRIBUTOR IN NEW ZEALAND

14 August 2015

TEKTRONIX & KEITHLEY products are now available from Vicom. Effective August 14 2015 Vicom New Zealand has been appointed a full portfolio distributor for Tektronix and Keithley products.

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Tektronix "Education Bundle" Special Offer

14 July 2015

From July 1st to December 31st 2015, Vicom and Tektronix are offering a special sale price to Educators on TekSmartLabTM 4-in-1 and 3-in-1 packages comprised of an oscilloscope, arbitrary function generator digital multimer and /or dc power supply.

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Bird SiteHawk End of Financial Year Special Offer

6 May 2015

Cable/Antenna Analyser in a Pocket Package includes free cal combo for limited time.

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New RF Signal Generator Series from Tektronix Leads the Industry in Price-Performance

24 March 2015

BEAVERTON, Ore., March 3, 2015 - Tektronix, Inc., a leading worldwide provider of test,measurement and monitoring instrumentation, today introduced the TSG4100A series of signal generators. The TSG4100A is a vector signal generator (VSG) at the affordable price of a basic signal generator.

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Powerful Applications to Supercharge your Tektronix Scope

22 February 2015

Save up to $13,710 on software options for protocol analysis, limit & mask testing and power analysis when you buy all options as a bundle with this
limited time offer available until 31st March 2015.

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BIRD SITEHAWK CABLE / ANTENNA ANALYSER IN A POCKET PACKAGE

6 November 2014

Small and easy to use, this cable/antenna analyser stores thousands of traces for analysis and reporting and offers Measure Match and Distance to Fault functions.

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TEKTRONIX APPOINTS VICOM AS A FULL PORTFOLIO DISTRIBUTOR IN AUSTRALIA

30 October 2014

Singapore. Oct. 30, 2014 – Tektronix, Inc., a leading worldwide provider of test, measurement and monitoring instrumentation, today announced the appointment of Vicom as a Tektronix Full Portfolio Distributor in Australia, covering a range of Tektronix and Keithley instrumentation.

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AEROFLEX 8800 RADIO TEST SET - AFFORDABLE ACCURACY IN A PORTABLE PACKAGE

22 October 2014

Want an advanced economical, portable radio test set with internal battery, 50W power handling and a really big screen?

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