A new world of flexible, bendable, even stretchable electronics is emerging from research labs to address a wide range of potentially game-changing uses.
The Key Players In Fixed Satellite Service Market In North America 2015-2019
The report recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Fixed Satellite Service Market in North America: Eutelsat Communications, Intelsat, SES, Space-Communications and Telesat Holdings.
X-Band Radar Market Worth $5.08B By 2020
The report, now available on ASDReports, "X-Band Radar Market by Type (Portable & Non-portable), Application (Defense, Government, & Commercial) - Global Forecasts, Trends & Analysis to 2015-2020", The X-band radar market is estimated to be valued at $4.12B by the end of 2015 and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 3.56% to reach $5.08B by the end of 2020.
Annihilating Interference In A Sea Of Signals
This case study discusses how industry collaboration helped meet the challenges of in-building interference detection and mitigation across jurisdictional and corporate boundaries.
The quality that makes oscilloscopes invaluable in any electronic laboratory is their range of utility. While all oscilloscopes perform the same essential function and follow the same central principles, there are several specialized instruments used in various applications. In this article, we give you a bird’s-eye view of the different types of oscilloscopes, as well as some suggestions on their ideal usage.
Arqiva, a UK based communications infrastructure and media services company, has been working on a number of projects to expand the UK nationwide DAB network. Since these projects demanded a smart and cost effective solution for distributing critical L-band satellite signals at multiple UK transmitting stations, Ariqiva chose ETL Systems to construct compact products to meet their requirements. This case study discusses how Arqiva relied on ETL Systems to help increase local DAB coverage so that millions of customers can receive their favorite radio stations digitally.
A study shows that more than 75 percent of microwave/RF cable assembly users replace their cable assemblies frequently. The only way to ensure reliability is to select a cable assembly that has been tested to survive in real-world conditions. This white paper presents information on what kinds of cable assemblies are good for signal integrity, long-term durability and performance, and a lower lifetime cost.
This paper examines USSOCOM's emerging requirements for new and updated submersible equipment, with a focus on the factors that qualify such equipment for operation in combat environments. Specifically, it addresses the components most often considered the weakest link – namely, electrical cable connectors. Typically, significant changes in military equipment requirements such as this spawn innovation in the private sector. So the paper concludes by reviewing the types of equipment for which the 20-meter submersible capability may soon become standard.
The antennas in the IDA 2 series have been designed for detecting, analyzing, and localizing RF signals. Specifically, they’re used in eliminating faults in mobile telecommunications equipment, tracing interference in industrial plants, securing communications at large events, locating interference transmitters/jammers, localizing SOS beacons, detecting signals in security operations, monitoring signals in border protection settings, and localizing bug transmitters.
KA Band Amplifiers, 18 To 26 GHz
Ciao Wireless offers a wide selection of KA-Band Amplifiers. Designs are manufactured utilizing Thin-Film MIC technology, ensuring optimum reliability and long-life performance. All models feature integral voltage regulators, that make performance insensitive to supply voltage variations over a nominal +12 to +20 Volt DC voltage variation
Antenna Placement Software
The challenges involved with measuring an antenna’s radiation characteristics when it’s mounted on a large platform stem from the fact that it’s very difficult to accurately simulate an antenna’s interaction with an electrically large environment.
Test, Control, And Verify: New Location, Better Solutions
Corry Micronics recently moved to a new facility in accordance with their new product development initiatives, particularly in the microwave space. RF Globalnet recently made the trip to check out the new digs and to catch up with Don Pavlek, president and CEO, and Jim Price, vice president of engineering.
Modeling Material Properties Based On Measurement
This webinar video presents how to use CST STUDIO SUITE® for a number of techniques for extracting material properties based on the measured S-parameters of simple geometry samples. The video will also discuss the importance of manufacturing technology in the extraction process in relation to the robustness of the specific technique. Important effects such as etch factor, over-etching, over-milling, metallization thickness, and the connection repeatability of low-cost end-launchers will also be addressed in real-world examples.
How Wireless Works
This is a short, animated video explaining what happens each time someone uses smartphones, tablets or other wireless devices.
Attenuation Made Easy
Bryan Walker with JFW closed out our IMS 2015 coverage with a short and sweet demo of the ease-of-use of their 50P2014 SMA attenuator.
Switch, Amplify, Split, Route
Dominic Overton and Dr. Esen Bayar took a few minutes out of day three of IMS in 2015 to familiarize us with their wide range of offerings. Watch the video for an overview of solutions designed for telecoms operators, global satellite operators, and the government and military sector.
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ELECTRONIC MILITARY & DEFENSE MAGAZINE
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Richardson RFPD Introduces New 13.4–15.5 GHz, 35W GaN Power Amplifier From TriQuint / Qorvo
Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced recently the availability and full design support capabilities for a new GaN power amplifier from TriQuint / Qorvo.
Rohde & Schwarz Showcases Its 5G Test Solutions At CTIA
Rohde & Schwarz, Inc., an industry leader in mobile wireless test, has announced that it will demonstrate several key test systems for the development and test of 5G components and systems at this year's CTIA Super Mobility 2015. These systems will be showcased at the Rohde & Schwarz booth (space #3249) and as part of the CTIA sponsored 5G Innovation Lab (space #4315).
Global Fixed Satellite Service (FSS) Market 2015-2019
A fixed satellite service or FSS uses geosynchronous satellites for broadcasting purposes such as TV and radio, telecommunications, and satellite communication that are used by government, military organizations, small and large enterprises, and other end-users.
Microsemi's Industry-leading Space Products Support Pluto New Horizons Space Exploration Mission
Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today announced its industry-leading space solutions are onboard NASA's New Horizons spacecraft supporting its successful exploration mission to Pluto.
TowerJazz And TPSCo Announce Breakthrough RF Technology For Next-Generation 4G LTE Enabled Smartphones And IoT Applications
TowerJazz, the global specialty foundry leader and TowerJazz Panasonic Semiconductor Co. (TPSCo), the leading analog foundry in Japan, recently announced breakthrough RF technology for next-generation 4G LTE smartphones and IoT devices.
Cree Announces Wolfspeed – The New Name For The Power And RF Business
Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE), a leader in silicon carbide (SiC) power products and gallium nitride (GaN) radio frequency (RF) devices, recently announced that Wolfspeed is the new name for the Power and RF division of Cree.
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