From multimode radar to the network-centric battlefield, mission success depends on the performance of electronic systems for detection, interception, encryption, dissemination, communications, and interdiction.

Rohde & Schwarz is a global leader in electronic test and measurement solutions. With our deep industry expertise, innovative test technologies for radar and electronic warfare, satellite technology, avionics, navigation and guidance, Rohde & Schwarz offers industry’s finest tools and solutions you need to accomplish critical missions of today, while anticipating unmet challenges of tomorrow.

Surveillance, identification, targeting, control, intelligence gathering, and self- protection systems are becoming ever more complex and integrated. With the rapid advances across the entire spectrum of radar and electronic warfare technology, the capabilities of test and measurement systems must be continuously enhanced. Rohde & Schwarz solutions are at the leading edge of performance, capability, and ease of use.

Generating Multiple Phase Coherent Signals – Aligned in Phase and Time

Generating Multiple Phase Coherent Signals – Aligned in Phase and Time

This application note explains how to generate phase coherent signals, details what to consider and how to best calibrate the relative phases and timing between the individual channels. This document also presents various measurements of the phase stability over time for different RF frequencies.

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Radar Echo Generator

Radar Echo Generator

This application note presents a solution for testing the complete radar system by generating any kind of radar echo signals with arbitrary range, Doppler frequency and RCS. The Radar Echo Generator makes it possible to perform real time tests on many applications including aerospace & defense and commercial radar systems.

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Radar Waveforms for A&D and Automotive Radar

Radar Waveforms for A&D and Automotive Radar

This White Paper provides a more detailed view on radar waveforms for A&D and commercial radar systems. Waveforms such as pulse and pulse-Doppler signal, CW and FSK waveforms are described. It also shows continuous waveform trends designed for specific needs and application differences of CW radar compared to pulse radar systems.

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Armed forces need their own highly secure communications equipment to succeed in their missions and safeguard national sovereignty. For decades, Rohde & Schwarz has supplied ground, air and naval forces throughout the world with innovative intelligence and communications systems.

T&M solutions for software defined radios (SDR)

T&M solutions for software defined radios (SDR)

This document introduces SDR as used for military radios and presents the relevant test and measurements solutions offered by Rohde & Schwarz for the different physical interfaces and physical layer testing

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Ground Station Testing On Satellites In Orbit

Ground Station Testing On Satellites In Orbit

This application note focuses on satellite post-launch or in-orbit measurement and monitoring strategies used for satellite functionality checks when running maintenance routines.

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Pre-launch Testing of Satellite Payload

Pre-launch Testing of Satellite Payload

This application note addresses system and manufacturing engineers. It focuses on CCR/CATR and TVAC RF tests of components and functional modules as well as complete satellite communication payloads at prelaunch level.

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Rohde & Schwarz offers scalable strategic and tactical intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) systems for various platforms (air / land / sea). These are available with exchangeable sensor subsystems for either manual or automatic ESM as well as COMINT operations. The right solution for challenging and complex user requirements can be selected from a wide range of antennas, receivers, direction finders with multichannel signal processing, and analysis units.

Wide Area Reconnaissance (COMINT)

Wide Area Reconnaissance (COMINT)

Rohde & Schwarz COMINT / C-ESM systems are customized solutions for radio monitoring and radio location in the 10 kHz to 40 GHz frequency range. The systems are suitable for land-based, naval and airborne applications.

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Radar Interception and Analysis (ELINT)

Radar Interception and Analysis (ELINT)

Rohde & Schwarz offers a complete portfolio of radar signal collection and analysis products. Our innovative system is focused on operator usability and functionality and contains many features that supports operators in dense signal environments.

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Airborne ISR Payloads

Airborne ISR Payloads

Equipped with reconnaissance payload for various types of signals, special mission aircraft can perform operations that range from airborne law enforcement over border surveillance to reconnaissance missions, enhancing the situational awareness from above.

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Civil aviation and military operations alike depend on accurate distance, location, and direction measuring systems for public safety and military mission success. VOR, ILS, DME and GPS/Galileo electronic systems are just a few of the areas that require unique test and measurement capabilities. With demonstrated experience in this field, Rohde & Schwarz provides accurate, flexible, high-performance test solutions to cover every need, from design, development, and production to operational maintenance.

Aeronautical radio navigation measurement solutions

Aeronautical radio navigation measurement solutions

This application note highlights various aeronautical radio navigation signals such as VHF omnidirectional radio range (VOR), instrument landing system (ILS) for glide slope (GS) and localizer (LLZ), as well as marker beacon (MB).  R&S® test and measurement solutions for avionics navigation equipment are introduced based on application scenarios, including calibration, research and development, field tests and…

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GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou Receiver Testing Using a GNSS Signal Simulator

GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou Receiver Testing Using a GNSS Signal Simulator

This application note explains how to perform automated receiver tests using the R&S®SMBV100A.  The presented tests include TTFF, sensitivity, and location accuracy measurements, moving receiver and interference tests, and many more. Basic remote control examples are provided for the individual tests to ease programming.

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Hardware in the Loop (HIL) Testing with a GNSS Simulator

Hardware in the Loop (HIL) Testing with a GNSS Simulator

The Vector Signal Generator and GNSS Simulator R&S®SMBV100A is remote-controllable in realtime and can therefore be implemented into a dynamic HIL environment. The HIL simulator can dictate position coordinates, kinetic parameters, and vehicle attitude information based upon which the R&S®SMBV100A updates the simulated receiver movement in realtime. This application note presents background information and details…

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Rohde & Schwarz offers high-performance, fully integrated and modular communications solutions for all branches of the armed forces. The portfolio ranges from portable devices for dismounted soldiers and stationary applications to systems for operation in airborne platforms, land vehicles and ships.

Naval communications

Wide Area Reconnaissance (COMINT)

Rohde & Schwarz has provided more than 40 navies with the latest technology – from system design to on-board integration.

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Airborne communications

Airborne communications

Flying units of the air force, army and navy have come to depend on radio solutions from Rohde & Schwarz to support their missions.

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Air defense communications

Airborne ISR Payloads

Air defense requirements are placed on the safety and protection, robustness and interoperability of the ATC systems in use.

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