Current Headlines

  1. PPI Broadband Capacitors

    Passive Plus, Inc. (PPI) has developed a series of Broadband Capacitors available in 4 different case sizes: 01005BB, 0201BB, 0402BB, and 0805BB. Values available are 10nF (10,000 pF) and 100nF (100,000 pF).

  2. Rohde & Schwarz And MediaTek Collaborate On mmWave OTA Measurement Technologies

    Rohde & Schwarz, a leading manufacturer of test & measurement solutions and communications and broadcasting equipment, announced a strategic collaboration with MediaTek to accelerate the development of mmWave OTA measurement technologies.

  3. First Over-The-Air Beam Hopping Test Successfully Concluded

    Current satellite communication systems use static beams, with little or no options of adjusting beam capacity to a varying demand. Beam hopping, based on the DVB-S2X broadcasting standard, allows redirecting capacity between beams, making satellite systems more flexible and efficient.

  4. RFMW Ltd. Announces Distribution Agreement With Knowles Precision Devices

    RFMW Ltd. announced a distribution agreement with Knowles Precision Devices effective, 1st July 2018. Under the agreement, RFMW is franchised for worldwide marketing and sales of Knowles Precision Devices brands: Dielectric Laboratories (DLI), Johanson Manufacturing (JMC), Novacap, Syfer Technology, Voltronics and Compex.

  5. A 'Sparrow' That Would Be An 'Eagle'

    Off-air testing of ‘ground station’ equipment has come a long way since the dawn of communication via geostationary satellites nearly a half century ago.

  6. Fairview Microwave Debuts New Skew Matched Cable Pairs With 1 ps Delay Match And VSWR Of 1.4:1

    Fairview Microwave Inc., a leading provider of on-demand RF and microwave components, has released a new line of 40 GHz skew matched cable pairs designed for bit-error-rate testing, eye diagrams and differential signals at data rates of 10 Gbps to 28 Gbps.

  7. Wideband Microwave Synthesizer Delivers Industry Leading Phase Noise, Output Power And Spur Performance With Operation From 55 MHz To 15 GHz

    Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) announced recently a wideband synthesizer with an integrated voltage-controlled oscillator (VCO) that delivers breakthrough performance and flexibility and is ideal for diverse market applications such as aerospace and defense, wireless infrastructure, microwave point-to-point links, electronic test and measurement, and satellite terminals.

  8. Rugged 250 Watt RF PA Transistor Delivers 69 % Energy Efficiency And Withstands VSWR 20:1 On All Phases

    Ampleon recently announced an addition to its line-up of high power LDMOS RF transistors suitable for use in continuous wave (CW) RF energy applications. The BLC2425M10LS250 power transistor is highly efficient, achieving up to 69 % efficiency and is capable of providing up to 250 Watts output power in the 2,400 to 2,500 MHz frequency range.

  9. Laird Introduces Embedded PIFA Antenna For Wi-FI MIMO Applications

    Laird, a global technology leader, recently announced the FlexMIMO - the industry’s first flexible PIFA antenna for Wi-Fi MIMO applications.

  10. Digging Deep Into The RF Spectrum: New CRFS Toolkit For Forensic Spectrum Analysis

    CRFS, an RF technology company, has recently launched a new software tool called RFeye DeepView. DeepView is unique in two key ways.