bit error rate


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Bit Error Rate

(data, digital, communications)
(BER) The fraction of a message or block of data that is wrong.

bit error rate (BER)

The number of bit errors in a sample divided by the total number of bits in the sample, generally averaged over many such samples (ICAO).
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The North American bit error rate tester market is the largest, with Asia Pacfic representing the fastest growing, at a rate of 10% p/a to 2017.
Growth and demand for the bit error rate tester market are linked to R&D, monitoring and deployment investments by communications networks and device manufacturers.
Table 4: World 15-Year Perspective for Bit Error Rate Testers (BERTs) by Region/Country - Percentage Share Breakdown ofAnnual Revenue for North America, Europe (France, Germany,Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe), Asia-Pacific,and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-29By End-User II-30Table 5: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for BitError Rate Testers (BERTs) by End-User Segment - Enterprises,Component & System Manufacturers, Service Providers and OtherEnd-User Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual RevenueFigures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) II-30
Table 7: World 15-Year Perspective for Bit Error Rate Testers (BERTs) by End-User Segment - Percentage Share Breakdown ofAnnual Revenue for Enterprises, Component & SystemManufacturers, Service Providers and Other End-User Marketsfor Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-32By Application II-33Table 8: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for BitError Rate Testers (BERTs) by Application Segment -Installation & Maintenance, Research & Development andManufacturing Application Markets Independently Analyzed withAnnual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-33
Bit error rate testers (BERT) are gaining increasing prominence in telecommunication applications where protocols are required to achieve specific error rates in order to yield meaningful test results.
7 percent of the world bit error rate testers market revenues.
The latest version of the product also includes new channel visualization and bit error rate (BER) analysis features, which enable users to access the communications system simulation capabilities of MATLAB(R) and Simulink(R) within one GUI environment.
EMC witnessed Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF) achieving very high bandwidth utilization consistently from distances of hundreds of miles (with high bit error rates on dirty lines) to as far as geosynchronous satellite distances.
Telstra's testing of HyperIP with VERITAS Volume Replicator had results that maintained the native performance regardless of distance and bit error rates.
Typical satellite links exhibit high latency and bit error rates which can be challenging for the transmission of TCP.