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Anritsu Instruments Named Finalists in Prestigious Best in Test Awards


MW90010A C-OTDR, and BTS Master and Spectrum Master Handheld Analyzers Named as Part of Years Best Instruments by Test & Measurement World


Anritsu Company announces two of its products are finalists in the prestigious Best in Test 2009 awards sponsored by Test & Measurement World. The MW90010A Coherent OTDR (C-OTDR), and BTS Master and Spectrum Master handheld analyzers were nominated in the Network Physical-Layer Test and RF/Microwave Instruments: Application/Standard Specific categories, specifically.

The editors selected the MW90010A, and BTS Master and Spectrum Master over the countless product announcements received between November 1, 2007 and October 31, 2008. The winner of the Test Product of the Year in each category will be decided by the magazines readers, as determined by their online votes between now and February 6, 2009. Ballots are available online at Winners will be announced on April 1.

It is an honor for our instruments to be acknowledged by the editors of Test & Measurement World. Our design teams have worked tirelessly to develop innovative test solutions that deliver the capability, ease of use, and performance necessary for todays measurement challenges, said ANRITSU spokesperson. Everyones hard work and ingenuity have been rewarded by the MW90010A, and BTS Master and Spectrum Master earning such recognition.

The MW90010A C-OTDR detects faults in ultra-long optical submarine cables of up to 12,000 km, including multiple repeaters (EDFA). It is the ideal solution for evaluating new cables at service deployment as well as for troubleshooting in-service faults. The BTS Master and Spectrum Master were the first handheld Mobile WiMAX test instruments for network deployment, installation, and maintenance.

About Best in Test The Best in Test awards are presented annually by the editors of Test & Measurement World. These awards honor important and innovative new products and services in the electronics test and measurement industry. Products from all areas of electronics testing and inspection are eligible. Test & Measurement World has been presenting the Best in Test awards since 1991.

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