Agilent Technologies launched the next-generation of its GENESYS RF and Microwave Design software. The new release includes the modeling of oscillator phase noise, along with a 10:1 speed performance improvement for DC analysis simulations, according to the company.

The company also released the W1314A receiver that lets engineers troubleshoot universal mobile telecommunications systems (UMTS) and global system for mobile communications (GSM) networks, with an optional add-on for CDMA2000, EV-DO and iDEN technologies.