Signal Hound Blog and News

EMC Precompliance with a Real Time Spectrum Analyzer Part 3 — Affordable EMC Precompliance Testing Options

July 18th, 2018

A Signal Hound analyzer and set of RF probes for EMC wortk
EMC compliance testing is a required process in today's electronics development environment, but it's not always a welcome addition to the development budget. This article briefly highlights a few potential options for affordable RF emissions testing. Read More

News Release: Signal Hound Introduces SCPI Compatibility for Automation of their RF Spectrum Analyzers

June 6th, 2018

chart showing three ways of programming a Signal Hound
Read the press release announcing SCPI (Standard Commands for Programmable Instruments) functionality for Signal Hound RF spectrum analyzersRead More

VITA 49 functionality is now in the SM200A spectrum analyzer API

May 17th, 2018

Use the VITA 49 features of the SM200A analyzer for RF data transport
VITA 49 functionality is now a part of our SM200A 20 GHz spectrum analyzer's API. Learn more about it in this post.Read More

News Release: Signal Hound Introduces VITA 49 Functionality in the SM200A Spectrum Analyzer API

May 17th, 2018

Two SM200A RF spectrum analyzers with VITA 49 features
Read the press release for the new VITA 49 functionality in our SM200A API.Read More

News Release: Signal Hound Debuts SM200A 20-GHz High-Performance Spectrum Analyzer

March 7th, 2018

Read the press release for our SM200A 20 GHZ spectrum analyzer.Read More

Looking ahead in 2018: New Signal Hound products, and a move to our new facility

February 8th, 2018

2018 is shaping up to be a pretty big year for Signal Hound. Between new products and a new office space/manufacturing facility, there's lots in store!Read More

Adventures in hardware development: the case of our “missing” 20 GHz spectrum analyzer, the SM200A

February 6th, 2018

SM200A in early testing stages
Editor’s note— This is a rather high-level article explaining the major setbacks in the launch of our SM200A 20 GHz spectrum analyzer. In addition to being transparent about the delay, we hope to offer some valuable technical information for those planning or troubleshooting their own electronics manufacturing processes. We’ve got some ‘splainin’ to do Okay, […]Read More

Microwaves & RF Video Interview with Bruce Devine at IMS 2017

June 12th, 2017

microwaves and rf video interview with bruce devine
Microwaves & RF stopped by our booth at IMS last week and shot a quick video of Bruce talking about our new SM200A spectrum analyzer. We’re big fans of Microwaves & RF… their ability to cover news quickly and comprehensively is very appreciated in the tech industry!  Read More

IMS Day 3 – Wrapping It All Up

June 8th, 2017

Hanging out with super-smart, super-great people
I knew it would be a bit different today when I saw folks with IMS badges headed towards the beach with flip flops on instead of the conference center. Granted, the show floor was still really busy, but people definitely had the island vibe on the mind just as much as they did work. This […]Read More

IMS Day 2 – Use Cases, and Future Cheesesteaks

June 7th, 2017

The Signal Hound Booth in Philly
As a hardware developer, we love real-world use cases. The reason for this is pretty obvious. It takes a lot of time, energy, and financial resources to build new hardware. If we have enough feedback from folks letting us know exactly what they want and how they want to use a device, we can design […]Read More