R&S®OSP - 1st generation 2008 - 2018

This is a discontinued product
Please note the following successor product(s):

Key facts

  • Compact size requiring little space
  • Optimal configuration by selecting the appropriate switch and control modules
  • Plug & play makes complex installation superfluous

Brief description

The modular R&S®OSP - 1st generation 2008 - 2018 open switch and control platform can be used to perform RF switch and control tasks.
The actual version R&S®OSP new generation is available since November 2018.

Specifications

ModelsInterfaces (front panel)
R&S®OSP120three module slots on the back and two on the front
R&S®OSP130three module slots on the back
R&S®OSP150three module slots on the back and two on the front

Modules with coaxial relays
Electromechanical RF relaysDC to 67 GHz
RF solid-state relays (SSR)9 kHz to 10 GHz
Digital I/O and multiplexer modules
Special switch and control modules

Key facts

  • Compact size requiring little space
  • Optimal configuration by selecting the appropriate switch and control modules
  • Plug & play makes complex installation superfluous
  • Path control allows easy, reliable and independent switching of different switching paths using only one command
  • Easy generation of switching configurations owing to intuitive operating menu
  • Flexible system integration via Ethernet interface
  • Operation on the instrument ensures fast and direct access
  • The R&S®OSP150 extension unit allows the range of functions to be expanded as necessary
  • The satellite box enables remote RF switch tasks close to the DTU or the antennas
  • Special modules for EMC applications

The R&S®OSP - 1st generation 2008 - 2018 base units contain open source software packages. Copies of the respective licenses are included in the Open Source Acknowledgement - LINUX®, see Downloads/Firmware area of this web page.

Brief description

The R&S®OSP - 1st generation 2008 - 2018 is available in two models (R&S®OSP120, R&S®OSP130), plus an extension unit (R&S®OSP150) and a satellite box (R&S®OSP - 1st generation 2008 - 2018‑B200S2) to meet the requirements of diverse test scenarios – ranging from desktop configurations for laboratory measurements to complex, rack-integrated test systems. The R&S®OSP130 model comes with a control panel and display for manual control.
The actual version R&S®OSP new generation is available since November 2018.

Specifications

Interfaces (front panel) R&S®OSP120R&S®OSP130R&S®OSP150 
USBfor keyboard, mouse or USB stick22/2 × USB 2.0
type A connector(f)
Digital Monitorfor external monitor1//DVI-D connector(f)
Displayfor manual operation/1/QVGA, color
Control panelfor manual operation/1/ 
Control interfaces (rear panel) R&S®OSP120R&S®OSP130R&S®OSP150 
LANremote control via LAN11/Ethernet RJ-45
connector (f),
10/100 Mbit/s
CANconnection of base unit with extension units¹1119-pin D-Sub connector (m),
512 kbit/s

1 Up to four R&S®OSP150 extension units can be cascaded

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