Optenni Lab Software & Copper Mountain Technologies USB VNA Solution

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Real-time link between Optenni Lab software and Copper Mountain Technologies USB VNAs creates efficient simulation solution for antenna designers.

Indianapolis, October 23, 2015 - Optenni Ltd has released a new version of its matching circuit optimization software Optenni Lab™, supporting a link to Copper Mountain Technologies (CMT) USB VNAs. The link enables users to stream the measured data directly into Optenni Lab, where the user can specify the matching targets and synthesize matching circuits essentially in real time. Using this connection, users can easily test antennas and virtual matching circuit prototypes in different impedance environments.

"We are excited to have Optenni Ltd as a solutions partner", said Alex Goloschokin, managing director of Copper Mountain Technologies. "The interface between CMT VNAs and Optenni Lab creates a seamless link between measurements and simulations. Antenna designers will be able to monitor the antenna performance under various measured operating conditions and environments as seen through synthesized matching circuits."

"The measurements from the Copper Mountain Technologies USB VNA are directly available for matching circuit optimization in the Optenni Lab software. This connection creates an efficient workflow as users are seeing the total performance of the real prototype antenna and simulated matching network in real time", said Dr. Jussi Rahola, CEO of Optenni Ltd.

Optenni Ltd. recently demonstrated this software solution at European Microwave Week in Paris with Copper Mountain Technologies one-port R54 (up to 5.4 GHz) and two-port compact S5048 (up to 4.8 GHz).

About Copper Mountain Technologies

Based in Indianapolis, Indiana, Copper Mountain Technologies has transformed vector network analyzers (VNAs) with its affordable, lab-grade test systems that provide fast, highly accurate measurements from compact designs. Well-suited for a variety of RF and microwave applications from 20 kHz to 20 GHz, these VNAs offload their processing functions to an external PC for easy data management and analysis. Recipient of the 2015 Frost & Sullivan Global Vector Network Analyzer Competitive Strategy Innovation and Leadership Award, Copper Mountain Technologies also backs each of its VNAs with expert service and support for customers around the world. Visit CopperMountainTech.com or call +1.317.222.5400 to learn more.

About Optenni Ltd.

Optenni Ltd, headquartered in Espoo, Finland, is the innovation leader in matching circuit optimization. Optenni employs customer-driven innovation and partnerships with leading players in the wireless ecosystem to develop new matching circuit design tools. Optenni's main product, Optenni Lab™ is the leading professional matching circuit design and optimization software. Optenni Lab features automatic matching circuit optimization using realistic component models for broadband, multi-band, multi-port and tunable matching circuits. Additional functionalities include complex termination impedance, tolerance analysis, bandwidth and isolation estimation routines and interfaces to leading electromagnetic and circuit simulators and measurement equipment. Optenni Lab speeds up the antenna and RF design process and helps to achieve optimal RF performance.


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