Newsletter | July 30, 2019

07.30.19 -- Spotlight On Wireless Technology / 5G


With 5G device requirements being rapidly deployed, manufacturers must be ready to support emerging applications. Learn how our Sky5™ solutions are enabling seamless 5G connectivity and robust performance in our newest Sky5™ Ultra and Sky5™ LiTE videos.

Featured Article
Glass Sidewall Packages Provide Performance For RF Applications
By Minh Tran, Mini-Systems, Inc.

Glass sidewall packages achieve highest levels of hermeticity for hardware in space vacuums and extreme temperatures. Compared to ceramic, they deliver better RF performance thanks to their lower dielectric constant.

Spotlight On Wireless Technology/5G
Optimize Beamforming: From Bits To RF Beams
Application Note | Rohde & Schwarz GmbH & Co. KG

Radar, satellite communications, and 5G NR use advanced antenna systems (AAS) with phased array antennas for beamforming. This application note covers the benefits of Rohde & Schwarz’s portfolio of conducted and OTA test solutions and how they help to optimize beamforming.

Connecting The World With 5G: Qorvo Highlights The Essentials
Application Note | Qorvo

5G is more than low-band front-end modules and switches. Qorvo has all the core RF technologies to fully address and enable 5G — from wireless infrastructure to mobile devices to gallium nitride (GaN) technologies to make them happen. 

COTS Software Defined Radio For 5G Development
Application Note | By Bob Muro, Pentek, Inc.

The latest SDR products offer SoC solutions with integrated I/O, ARM processors, and large FPGAs that include intellectual property (IP) for accessing, routing, and processing digital data. 

RF Filtering For 5G Millimeter-Wave Applications
White Paper | Knowles Precision Devices DLI

This white paper discusses millimeter-wave 5G communications. The paper also offers a guide for available RF filtering options at these frequencies, reviews millimeter-wave frequencies and their applications, and covers what filtering technologies will be available for use at millimeter-wave frequencies.

Throughput Of A 5G New Radio FD-MIMO System In An Urban Area Using Custom Beamforming
Application Note | Remcom

Wireless InSite's high-fidelity MIMO calculations predict system throughput and bit error rate. This example demonstrates throughput analysis between three small-cell base stations employing FD-MIMO beamforming to user equipment (UE) moving along a route.

AR Catalog For RF & EMC Testing: Celebrating 50 Years!
Catalog | AR

The AR Catalog for RF and EMC testing features the new low-cost Universal “U” series amplifiers with the widest bandwidth in the industry, covering the 10 kHz to 1000 MHz frequency range and up to 25 watts CW. 

Design For Future: ELDAAS Corporate Presentation
Presentation | ELDAAS Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

Looking for a creative, quick, and reliable product design team? ELDAAS provides cutting edge electronic product and subsystem design solutions with mass production to global electronic players.

4 Tips For 5G New Radio Signal Creation
White Paper | Keysight Technologies

This white paper outlines the steps to get started on the next phase of the 5G rollout. Insights include tips on how to create and evaluate 5G NR signals, and what to watch for during design validation.

Featured Multimedia
Considerations In Choosing The Ideal Semiconductor Vendor For Your 5G Applications

Michael Zeihl, VP and GM of MACOM, took time at IMS 2018 to talk about choosing the optimal semiconductor vendor for 5G applications. To help avoid costly mistakes and time delays, a vendor should have a range of available technologies, deep application knowledge and understanding, and the capability to collaborate at all stages of a product’s production process. Check out the video for more information.

Bulletin Board
Radio Coverage Planning For Heterogeneous Wireless Networks, Including 5G

This webinar will give an overview of WinProp's capabilities for the radio planning with real use cases showing the performance of WinProp in topographical, built-up, industrial, and indoor scenarios including live demonstrations at the end.

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