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test bed

[′test ‚bed]
(aerospace engineering)
A base, mount, or frame within or upon which a piece of equipment, especially an engine, is secured for testing.

test bed

test bed
Transport aircraft acting as test bed for a fighter radar.
test bed
A flying test bed for an engine under development.
i. A base, mount, or frame within or upon which a piece of equipment, especially an engine, is secured for testing.
ii. A flying vehicle that carries the item to be tested in the air and is called a flying test bed.

test bed

An environment that is created for testing purposes. A test bed may refer to software only or to both hardware and software. See test case.
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Visit Keysight at Mobile World Congress 2018, stand 6G30, Hall 6, to see a demonstration of the 5G Testbed for Design Validation making over-the-air (OTA) measurements of the new Ball Aerospace phased array antennas for 26 GHz and 28 GHz.
Given the conflicting nature of these dual requirements and the unpredictability of the mobile wireless channel, a real-time experimental testbed where researchers can prototype their ideas is vital for success.
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As such, a cyber-physical testbed is well suited to address the rapid developments in cyber security research.
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The testbed will be exhibited at the Industrial Internet Consortium booth in the testbed demonstration area of the IoT Solutions World Congress in Barcelona, to be held September 16-18, 2015.
The primary goal of the testbed is to measure the performance of ICS when instrumented with cybersecurity countermeasures in accordance with practices prescribed by national and international standards and guidelines.
The role of the Data Resources testbed includes the capture, management, storage, and visualization needs of data generated by the other two testbeds.
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The VAN testbed offers an efficient platform for technology developers to resolve issues with network applications before fielding them, said Rosie Bauer, NetOps branch chief.
Lockheed Martin broke ground in New Jersey today for a solar power testbed to support its entry into the utility-scale renewable power generation market.
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