With the increase of wireless and connected devices there is a rapidly expanding need for component testing to ensure the optimal performance of these devices. The resources below are designed for people without a background in VNAs. This content will provide an introductory understanding of testing wireless or IoT devices for R&D, development, and production.
You would not want to complete a series of measurements to only later find them tainted by a bad cable. The Confidence Check feature of the Automatic Calibration Module (ACM) will verify your test setup before spending time making measurements. This method includes the cables and you can cut possible time lost for a poor cable or incorrect setup.