News

  1. Northrop Grumman Creates Highest Power Single Chip Ka-Band Amplifier
    5/18/2015

    Redondo Beach, CA — Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced on Monday the highest power Gallium Nitride (GaN) monolithic microwave integrated circuit (MMIC) power amplifier ever produced at Ka-band. The company's Salah Din presented its paper on this achievement, entitled “High Power and High Efficiency Ka-band Power Amplifier,” at IMS on Wednesday, May 20. 

  2. Custom MMIC Adds Four New Products To Its Growing Line Of Amplifiers
    4/25/2013

    Custom MMIC, a developer of performance-driven monolithic microwave integrated circuits (MMICs), has added four new amplifiers in die form to its product family: the CMD164, 165, and 173 distributed amplifiers, and the CMD166 driver amplifier.

  3. Agilent Technologies’ Advanced Design System Selected By Sivers IMA For Front-To-Back Silicon RFIC Implementation
    6/19/2012

    Agilent Technologies Inc. recently announced that Sivers IMA, a leading European manufacturer of microwave products for telecommunications, industrial, and test and measurement applications, has selected Agilent’s Advanced Design System 2011 EDA platform for complete silicon-based RFIC/MMIC implementation.

  4. Dialog Semiconductor Adopts Keysight Technologies' Device Characterization, Modeling Software Suite
    5/11/2015

    Dialog Semiconductor has adopted Keysight Technology Inc.'s suite of device-modeling software to perform foundry technology characterization, model validation, model customization and enhancement.

  5. Microchip Technology Launches BitCloud 4.0 Software Development Kit
    2/13/2017

    The industry’s first zigbee alliance certified zigbee platform with zigbee PRO and Green Power features (formerly known as zigbee 3.0) from a semiconductor company is now available from Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions.

  6. Microsemi’s New Cesium Atomic Clock Portfolio Compliant With New ITU Standards For EPRCs
    4/5/2018

    Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today announced completion of certification of its portfolio of cesium clocks to be compliant with the new G.811.1 recommendation (known as enhanced Primary Reference Clocks, or ePRC) from the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) for timing characteristics of enhanced primary reference clocks.

  7. ViaLite Launches Hyper-Wide Dynamic Range RF Over Fiber Link
    3/1/2018

    High Throughput Satellites (HTS) are capable of transmitting data over a hundred times faster than conventional Fixed Satellite Service (FSS) satellites and this higher throughput needs more dynamic range within the ground segment. Addressing this need, ViaLite has launched the new L-Band HTS – HWDR RF over fiber link.

  8. Ethertronics Debuts 802.11ax Wi-Fi Front End Module With Active Steering Technology
    2/27/2018

    Mobile World Congress– Ethertronics, the leader in high performance antenna system solutions, recently announced the EC714 Wi-Fi Active Steering Front End Module (FEM), which provides a breakthrough 5 GHz Wi-Fi Front End Module solution for 802.11 ax/ac devices.

  9. Narda Announces New Booklet For Selecting the Best PIN Diode Control Product for an Application
    1/18/2013

    PIN diodes are essential tools in the designer’s handbook. There are many resources that provide information about PIN diode characteristics and integration

  10. New NIST Measurement Tool Is On Target For The Fast-Growing MEMS Industry
    5/2/2013

    As markets for miniature, hybrid machines known as MEMS grow and diversify, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has introduced a long-awaited measurement tool that will help growing numbers of device designers, manufacturers and customers to see eye to eye on eight dimensional and material property measurements that are key to device performance.