Agilent Technologies, Inc. (Agilent) is a measurement company providing core bio-analytical and electronic measurement solutions to the communications, electronics, life sciences and chemical analysis industries. No other company offers the breadth and depth of measurement tools and expertise to meet the world’s critical requirements for electronic and bio-analytical measurement.
Agilent sells communications test products and services for the communications networks and systems, such as fiber optics networks, transport networks, broadband and data networks, wireless communications and microwave networks. The Company's fiber optic network test products measure and analyze a variety of optical and electrical parameters in fiber optic networks and their comprising components. Components, which can be tested, include source lasers, optical amplifiers, filters and other passive components.
Agilent's broadband and data network test products include its network analyzer and router testers. The Company's wireless communications and microwave network products include radio frequency and microwave test instruments, and electronic design automation software tools, which assist in the design and production of cellular handsets and base stations, as well as satellite and aerospace defense systems.
Agilent sells products into the general purpose test market, such as general purpose instruments, modular instruments and test software, digital design products, parametric test products, high frequency electronic design tools, electronics manufacturing test equipment and thin-film transistor array test equipment, nano-positioning systems, atomic-force microscopy and scanning probe microscopy. General purpose instruments are used principally by engineers in research and development laboratories, manufacturing, calibration and service for measuring voltage, current, frequency, signal pulse width and other electronic measurements and include spectrum analyzers, network analyzers, signal generators, digitizing oscilloscopes, voltmeters, multimeters, frequency counters, bench and system power supplies and function generators.