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Internet of Things – IoT

You're building the Internet of Things. Together, we can build it better.

Are you creating devices that needs to talk with other machines? Do you need to ensure that they are meeting the countless standards and protocols of the Internet of Things?

Tektronix’s test and measurement experts and instruments can help you do just that!

We will guide and help you all the way from the blossoming of an idea as you navigate wireless standards and face the headache of module selection, to making sure your product meets the latest standards and pass compliance certification the first time.

Together we’ll ensure your device's signal can be seen amongst a thousand others.
You have ideas, we have tools and together we can create better Things!

See below to download technical documents and discover how our cutting edge solutions can help you.


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Power Consumption Profiling and Battery Life Analysis Techniques for Portable, Low-Power Devices
Vector Network Analyzer Fundamentals
Poster that shows types of measurement errors, Basic VNA operation, Smith chart basics, Common S-parameter names, VNA calibration methods and more.
Wi-Fi: Overview of the 802.11 Physical Layer and Transmitter Measurements
Wi-Fi is a technology that allows many electronic devices to exchange data or connect to the internet wirelessly using radio waves. The Wi-Fi Alliance defines Wi-Fi devices as any "Wireless Local Area …
Performance, size, reliability, affordability. Choose four. White Paper.
The TTR500A Series VNA includes an impressive array of technological and patented advances that allow it to bend many of the traditional trade-offs between RF performance, size, reliability, and cost …
How to Select your Wi-Fi Module
When you search for a Wi-Fi module for your application, there are many different kinds of solutions to choose from.  Read this guide on best practices for selecting the optimal Wi-Fi chipset or …
Internet of Things: How to Select a Bluetooth Module
The Bluetooth module is a functional component and can only function completely when embedded into a proper system. When you select a Bluetooth module for your product, there are a variety of factors …
Measuring Ultra-Low Power in Wireless Sensor Node Applications Using the DMM7510 7-1/2-Digit Graphical Sampling Multimeter
The future of the Internet or the Internet of Things (IoT) is an interconnection of uniquely identifiable embedded devices often referred as IoT smart devices and sensors. A large number of sensor …
Internet of Things: How to Select a Bluetooth Module
The Bluetooth module is a functional component and can only function completely when embedded into a proper system. When you select a Bluetooth module for your product, there are a variety of factors …
Explore a collection of test and measurement tools chosen by Tektronix experts perfect for engineers working on power integrity. From measuring ripple on DC power rails to seeing noise on your …
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Andy Kirby, Applications Engineer, shows how the DMM7510 Graphical Sampling Digital Multimeter can capture the current drain in all the states of an IoT product from the low power sleep mode to …
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Do you have trouble making accurate current or voltage measurements? Are you able to make repeatable single ended, differential, and common mode measurements? Start making reliable power …
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Analog modulation is still often used today for some lower cost RF devises as well as legacy communications and broadcast networks. A proven technology, but there still a need to test these kinds …
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View this step-by-step demonstration of how to set up the DMM7510 to capture a BLE current consumption waveform in a single acquisition.
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Watch this video to see how to test Bluetooth parameters for the physical layer using the RSA607A USB Real-Time Spectrum Analyzer with SignalVu-PC software.
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Make sure you’re getting good signal strength from your wireless LAN device by testing for first turn on using a Tektronix RSA607A controlled by your PC and SignalVu-PC software.
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Watch how easy it is to apply Port Extensions using the TTR500 Vector Network Analyzer.
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Learn how to perform a parametric test covered by the ZigBee standard, including modulation quality and error vector magnitude measurements as well as spectrum emissions mask, signal quality and …
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Watch this video to see how to perform a radiated EMI pre-compliance test, to ensure your device complies with the WLAN IEEE 802.11 standards, using the RSA607A and SignalVu-PC software.
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Learn how to test that your Bluetooth device is turning on and transmitting correctly, using a RSA607A real-time spectrum analyzer controlled by SignalVu-PC software.
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Perform a quick EMI pre-compliance test of your Internet of Things device and have the confidence that you’ll pass final EMI Compliance Testing. This test is performed using the RSA607B controlled …
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Learn how to conduct wireless LAN parametric RF testing for the physical layer against the IEEE 802.11 standards, using the RSA607A Real-Time Spectrum Analyzer controlled from a PC powered by …
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Watch this video to see how easy it is to take a Gain Measurement of an Amplifier using the built-in Bias Tee of the TTR500 Series Vector Network Analyzer.
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Pass EMI Compliance the first time by pre-testing your Bluetooth device in your own lab, using a USB Real-Time Spectrum Analyzer and SignalVu-PC software.
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A 2450 SourceMeter SMU Instrument will be programmed to discharge a battery and create a model of the battery for use in the 2281S-20-6 Battery Simulator.  The model consists of both open circuit …
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It’s useful to ensure that your ZigBee Radio RF module is turning on correctly before you integrate it into a ZigBee device. See how to perform this test with your PC using the RSA607A and …
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Determining Power Consumption and Battery Life in Low Power Portable IoT Devices Webinar
The growth of objects connected to the internet is expected to exceed 30 billion devices by 2020 and continue to have double-digit growth rates. Many of these devices will be wearable devices …
6 Things to Consider when Choosing your Wireless RF Module
In the fast growing wireless design and Internet of Things market, the importance of choosing the right wireless RF module is vital to your design and overall company’s success.In this webinar, you …
Standards Testing for IoT Devices Webinar
Want to catch the Internet of Things (IoT) wave? Should I care about testing wireless standards? Why? Have you heard about testing intentional radiators? What do I need to measure, why and how? All of …