Ganymede Test & Measurement provides an independent technical consultancy service to clients engaged in transmission testing of telecommunications components and systems.
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Ganymede provides specialist advice to the CATV industry on the application of the Electromagnetic Compatibility and system performance regulations now in force in the United Kingdom and Europe. Ganymede also provides practical advice on the most cost effective means of demonstrating compliance with the various standards.
Ganymede provides practical, low cost solutions to clients' test and measurement problems in the following key areas; follow the links for more details:
Automatic Test and Measurement
Transmission Line Measurements
Amplifier/Transmission System Measurements
Data Transmission Measurements
Derek Higgins - a short c.v.
Derek Higgins, Ganymede's technical consultant, has 24 years experience in the telecommunications test and measurement milieu.
From 1991 to 1994 he managed the Cable and Fibre measurement laboratories in BT's Worldwide Networks. In this rôle, he was responsible for the evaluation of metallic cable and optical fibre products corporately purchased by BT. He developed and documented reference test methods for the conformance testing of these products.
Up until 1991, Derek worked in the Cable TV development section of BT. He was responsible for the evaluation of a broad range of system components such as broad band amplifiers, frequency translators, and customers' set-top decoders. Other responsibilities included EMC testing at both the network and component level; development of status monitoring systems; and network system design.
Earlier in his career, he worked in BT's transmission standards group producing quality standards for data transmission services.
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