Current Headlines

  1. Filtronic Ships 25k E-Band Transceiver Modules Targeting 5G Backhaul
    2/7/2019

    Filtronic plc, the designer and manufacturer of antennas, filters and mmWave products for the wireless telecoms and critical communications markets, recently announced that a significant milestone has been reached with the shipment of a total of 25,000 high-performance E-band transceiver modules since the company first entered this growing market.

  2. Link Microtek Develops Space-Qualified Ka-Band Microwave Rotary Joint For New Surrey Satellite Antenna Pointing Mechanism
    2/7/2019

    Link Microtek, the manufacturer of microwave and RF subsystems and components, has designed and produced a spaceflight-qualified microwave rotary joint and associated waveguide components as part of a Ka-band antenna pointing mechanism (APM) being developed by Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd, which is an independent company within Airbus.

  3. 5G To Build Sky-Scraping Growth In 2019
    2/7/2019

    While LTE investments dwindle, 5G deployment is about to ramp up---big time. According to Mobile Experts' latest report, China Mobile is expected to deploy at least 500,000 sites (1.5M RUs or higher) within the next two years. This international burst coupled with a shift in radio configuration for massive MIMO will permanently alter the face of the market.

  4. Analog Devices Expands Raleigh, NC Presence With Move To The Dillon
    2/6/2019

    Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) recently announced it is expanding its Raleigh, NC office and has moved to The Dillon in downtown Raleigh’s growing Warehouse District.

  5. MACOM To Spotlight 5G Portfolio At Mobile World Congress 2019
    2/6/2019

    MACOM Technology Solutions Inc. (“MACOM”) will attend Mobile World Congress 2019, February 25th-28th at the Fira Gran Via in Barcelona, Spain.

  6. The Week In 5G: 2/6/2019 – Verizon Cuts Latency In Half, Cisco Attempts To Transform Agriculture, U.S. Needs More Mid-Band Spectrum
    2/6/2019

    Plus, 5G is tapped to enable robot baristas and the "world’s first AI stylist," an assertion that patent laws are stifling U.S. 5G innovation, Ericsson unveils the largest 5G training center in the U.S., and more, all in this edition of The Week in 5G. 

  7. MarconISSta Offering One Last Chance To Test UHF Antennas
    2/6/2019

    The MarconISSta experiment at the Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) Columbus module ham station will be decommissioned on February 9, about 3 weeks earlier than anticipated. MarconISSta is a radio spectrum analyzer on the ISS that monitors parts of the RF spectrum in VHF, UHF, L, and S bands in order to analyze current use and availability for satellite communication.

  8. Fixed Frequency Synthesizer: SFS9280C-LF Extremely Low Noise X-Band PLO
    2/6/2019

    Z-Communications, Inc. announces a new RoHS compliant fixed frequency phase locked loop model SFS9280C-LF operating in the X-band.

  9. RF DSP Announces Wide-Bandwidth 8Tx/8Rx Enhanced-MIMO RF Transceiver Module And Firmware For 5G NR Radio Units
    2/6/2019

    RF DSP Inc. a provider of 5G MIMO and software defined radio products and design services and a member of the O-RAN Alliance, today announced a wide-bandwidth high-performance 8Tx/8Rx enhanced-MIMO RF Transceiver Module eMIMOx8 for advanced Software Define Radio (SDR) applications, 5G NR small cells and macro cells.

  10. MWC 2019: Rohde & Schwarz Presents Its Leading Wireless Mobile Testing Solutions For Today And Tomorrow
    2/6/2019

    Committed to providing the mobile communications industry with the solutions needed to optimize present technologies and to drive the development of future technologies, Rohde & Schwarz will highlight a variety of its latest wireless mobile testing solutions at this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.