R&S®CA100 PC based signal analysis and signal processing software

Detection, classification, demodulation and decoding

R&S®CA100 PC based signal analysis and signal processing software
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Key facts

  • Automatic and manual interception of complete signal scenarios
  • Reliable classifier and extensive signal processing library
  • Processing of wideband signals
  • Machine learning high speed spectral shape search
  • Integration of third-party modules

PC based signal analysis and signal processing software

R&S®CA100 is a standalone software solution for detecting, classifying and processing radiocommunications signals. R&S®CA100 supports a wide spectrum of applications ranging from manual signal processing and analysis of an individual signal up to automatic recognition and processing of signals in a wideband signal scenario.

Features & benefits

Automatic classification

Spare operators routine work

When unknown signals are encountered, R&S®CA100 supports the user by providing a powerful classifier for automatic detection and recognition of modulation type and transmission system. When monitoring, the classifier supports recognition of known signal types or reports them as "unknown" results.

System classification and visualization
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System classification and visualization

The powerful R&S®CA100 classifier for the HF and VHF/UHF frequency ranges can recognize the modulation type and transmission system.

Machine learning

High speed spectral shape search

The spectral shape detector is designed to search for known and unknown signals by performing spectral pattern matching. It is very fast and customizable, searching for signals of interest as specified by the user. The decisions of the matching algorithm are based on many criteria within a comprehensive decision matrix, which allows the reliable assessment of similarities between input signals and shape description sets.  

GUI screenshot with 4 channels in parallel
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GUI screenshot with 4 channels in parallel

Four signals of an 80 MHz signal scenario provided by an R&S®ESMD wideband monitoring receiver are detected, classified, demodulated and decoded in parallel.

Rule based signal processing

Reduced operator workload due to automatic signal processing

R&S®CA100 combines signal detection with configurable, rule based, loss-free automatic processing of communications signals (classification, demodulation, decoding, content recovery, recording).

Classification, demodulation and decoding
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Classification, demodulation and decoding

R&S®CA100 contains a comprehensive library of demodulators and decoders.

Open interfaces

User-specific expansions

R&S®CA100 allows users to integrate user-programmed signal processing modules (receiver driver, demodulator, decoder). Users can deploy their own expertise independently in solutions. 

Available options

Single channel
Product
Description
R&S®CA100-U

Order number 4102.0062.02

Description

Licensing of R&S®CA100 with USB dongle

R&S®CA100-S

Order number 4102.0079.02

Description

Licensing of R&S®CA100 with SD card dongle

R&S®CA100-M

Order number 4102.0085.02

Description

Licensing of R&S®CA100 with mini USB dongle

R&S®CA100DM

Order number 4102.0091.02

Description

Processing of digital signals

R&S®CA100CL

Order number 4102.0104.02

Description

Classification

Requires R&S®CA100DM option

R&S®CA100DEC

Order number 4102.0110.02

Description

Decoder package professional

Requires R&S®CA100DM option

R&S®CA100PIII

Order number 4102.0133.02

Description

Decoding of PACTOR II and PACTOR III

Requires R&S®CA100DM option

R&S®CA100CV

Order number 4102.0140.02

Description

Decoding of CLOVER

Requires R&S®CA100DM option

R&S®CA100CO

Order number 4102.0156.02

Description

Decoding of CODAN 3012

Requires R&S®CA100DM option

R&S®CA100CDT

Order number 4102.0256.02

Description

Correlative detector

Requires R&S®CA100DM option

R&S®CA100WSN

Order number 4102.0240.02

Description

Wideband snapshot access

Requires R&S®CA100CL, R&S®ESME/ESMD or R&S®DDF260/DDF255 with corresponding R&S®xx-RR option

Multi channel
Product
Description
R&S®CA100MCP

Order number 4102.0179.02

Description

Multichannel processing

R&S®CA100DSC

Order number 4102.0185.02

Description

Detection, search and classification

of fixed frequency signals

R&S®CA100SDT

Order number 4102.0204.02

Description

Spectral shape detector

Requires R&S®CA100DSC option

R&S®CA100AP

Order number 4102.0191.02

Description

Automatic processing of detected signals

Requires R&S®CA100DSC option

Analysis in line with ITU-R SM.1600
Product
Description
R&S®CA100IS

Order number 4102.0210.02

Description

Analysis of signal scenarios

in line with ITU-R SM.1600

Trainings
Product
Description
R&S®CA100-TI

Order number 3637.2518.02

Description

R&S®CA100 introduction

1 day (5 hours)

R&S®CA100-TO

Order number 3637.2682.02

Description

R&S®CA100 operator training

5 days

R&S®CA100-TS

Order number 3637.3895.02

Description

R&S®CA100 operator training ITU-R SM.1600

3 days

R&S®CA1X0-TTU

Order number 3637.2482.02

Description

R&S®CA100/R&S®CA120 developer training

Integrating third-party tuners. 5 days

R&S®CA1X0-TDM

Order number 3637.2499.02

Description

R&S®CA100/R&S®CA120 developer training

Integrating third-party demodulators. 4 days

R&S®CA1X0-TDC

Order number 3637.2501.02

Description

R&S®CA100/R&S®CA120 developer training

Integrating third-party decoders. 5 days

R&S®CA1X0-SAF

Order number 3637.4685.02

Description

Signal analysis fundamentals training

5 days

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