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PIM Testing
In today‘s global communication networks, the infrastructure must be highly efficient to ensure high-speed data transmission.  Passive intermodulation can be caused by various factors – low-grade transmission line components, loose connectors, dirty surfaces, magnetic materials or by the surrounding environment. A precise analysis of the quality of mobile communication net- works is therefore necessary.

To ensure optimum network quality and to avoid serious interferences by passive intermodulation (PIM), Rosenberger provides high-quality PIM test equipment for a wide range of applications – R&D, test labs, production environment, and site testing.


Passive Intermodulation

Passive Intermodulation  (PIM) is a non-linear response of two or more signals of different frequencies mixing together in a passive device, e.g., antenna, cable, con- nector or splitter. Today, PIM has become a very serious, and challenging issue for mobile operators, equipment vendors, and component manufacturers due to frequency planning in modern communication networks, the usage of high-power transmitters and the usage of more sensitive receivers in base stations. If a PIM with sufficient magnitude generated from a transmitter falls within an adjacent receiver channel, it causes serious interfe- rences to the base station receiver and will significantly degrade the network quality of service.
 
Passive Intermodulation Analyzers
 	 Passive Intermodulation Analyzers
PIM Site Analyzer  
  • PIM detection over CPRI incl. cancellation function
  • Broadband Rx & Tx base model 698 – 2700 MHz with exchangeable filter units
Broadband  Rack Types
  • For fast and precise multiband testing in production lines
  • Broadband base unit 698 - 2200 MHz
Broadband/Single Band Desktop Types
  • Reduction of T&M investment cost (for multiband-testing)
  • High flexibility/portability in production lines, R&D, test labs
Compact Calibration Kits
Compact Calibration Kits
They are designed as MSO (3-in1, open / short / load) and MSOT (4-in-1, open / short / load / thru) mechanical calibration kits –
small, easy to handle, and delivered with a lanyard and a standard definition card in a hard shell case.
 
Available Interfaces:

RPC-2.92, RPC-3.50, RPC-N (50 Ohm), RPC-N (75 Ohm), 7-16, N, 4.3-10, and 4.1-9.5.

Microwave Test Cable Assemblies for Network Analyzers
Microwave Test Cable Assemblies for Network Analyzers
The wide portfolio of standard microwave cable assemblies for vector network analyzers (VNA) is available. In defined lengths for applications up to 70 GHz, armoured RFlex™ cables are also available. Customer-specific assemblies and solutions can be ordered on request.

Product Features:
  • Very high phase-stability
  • High number of mating cycles
  • Variety of cable types and connector interfaces for a variety of industrial test & measurement applications