Communication Systems & Equipment

Communication Systems & Equipment, Non-Industrial Products, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Lockheed Martin Will Pursue New Army Missile Defense Sensor

July 19, 2016

Proven radar technology is best match to Army's requirements BETHESDA, Md. - Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is responding to a U.S. Army request for a Lower Tier Air and Missile Defense Sensor (LTAMDS). The industry-wide competition will provide a radar solution that operates in the Army's Integrated Air and Missile Defense (IAMD) network and replaces the current Patriot radar. The... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

TRUMPower's 42W Multiple Output Power Adapters Meet Level VI Energy Efficiency Standards

July 19, 2016

July 2016 - Santa Clara, California, USA - TRUMPower announces the TSA42 power adapter series, which are compliant with DOE level VI. Measuring 146mm x 76mm x 43mm, the TSA42 units are furnished with an IEC 320/C14 AC inlet and a power-on indicator. The series comes with 16 dual and triple output models offering combinations of +3.3V, ±5V, +5.1V, +7.2V, ±12V, ±15V and ±24V @ 23.82-42W... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Mountain RF Sensors, Inc., a Boutique Electronics Design and Manufacturing Company, Announces Launch by Offering a Variety of Custom Radio Frequency (RF) Products for Government and Military Customers

July 19, 2016

Mountain RF Sensors wants to know, what have you been missing? Many RF products claim to have great sensitivity but that often comes at the price of masking weak signals when strong signals are also present.  How many weak intercepts have you not identified and critical intelligence not obtained?  Our line of RF products and software at a budget conscious price, paired with world class... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Non-Industrial Products

Hughes Completes Operational Demonstrations of Military Portable Terminal

July 14, 2016

Rugged, Compact HM300 Successfully Tested over XEBRA Service GERMANTOWN, Md. - Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite solutions and services, today announced that its Defense and Intelligence Systems Division (DISD) has completed successful operational demonstrations of its HM300 portable terminal. Designed for military applications, the HM300 provides... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Passive Audio Component extends signal reach over UTP cable.

July 13, 2016

Once implemented, Single Channel InstaSnake allows sending of audio signals over Cat5, 5e, 6 or 6a data cables. This passive component, which measures 2.75 x 1.45 x 1.60 in., specifically enables bi-directional mic level, line level, analog or digital audio signals over UTP cable up to 1900 ft. Along with flat frequency response, low THD and residual noise, as well as phantom power support, features include rugged construction and Neutrik connectors. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Radiation Tolerant 36 V In-Amps integrate differential ADC driver.

July 13, 2016

Wafer-by-wafer guaranteed to 75 krad (Si) with low dose rate exposure of 10 mrad/sec, ISL70617SEH differential input, rail-to-rail output instrumentation amplifier (in-amp) serves communication satellite applications. Silicon on insulator process provides SEL and SEB robustness of 60 MeV in heavy ion environments, while <10 µsec SET performance eliminates need for extra filtering. ISL70517SEH offers similar features but implements differential input and rail-to-rail single-ended output. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

PCI Express Adapter provides 2 configurable serial ports.

July 12, 2016

Featuring ultra-high-speed UART, flexible clock prescalar, and 256 byte Tx/Rx FIFOs, Model 7205ec supports asynchronous data rates exceeding 1 Mbps. Two serial ports are configurable for RS-232, RS-422, or RS-485 interface. Electrical interface, echo suppression, and line termination are set via on-board DIP switches. With software-selectable Slew Rate Limiting feature, Windows driver minimizes EMI when serial ports operate at baud rates below 250 Kbps. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Wideband Distributed Amplifier offers 14 dB gain, high linearity.

July 7, 2016

From 2–20 GHz, CMD238 BroadRange Distributed Amplifier™ delivers 14 dB of gain with output P1dB of +26 dBm, output IP3 of +34 dBm, and 2nd harmonic level of -33 dBc. This GaAs MMIC (monolithic microwave integrated circuit) distributed amplifier, which operates from 5–8 V power supply, is pin-compatible with CMM0014 amplifier and features 50 Ω matched design that eliminates need for external DC blocks and RF port matching. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Wideband Driver Amplifier features 26-35 GHz frequency range.

July 5, 2016

Operating from single 5 V supply and drawing just 90 mA typical, Model CMD243 offers 15.5 dB of gain with output P1dB compression point of +21 dBm. Balanced design provides good VSWR matching, along with optimized stability and gain flatness. Self-biasing GaAs MMIC amplifier is a 50 Ω matched design, which eliminates need for external DC blocks and RF port matching. Applications include military, space, and communications systems where small size and high linearity are necessary. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Austin Transportation Department Replaces Incumbent with Intuicom Wireless Solutions

July 1, 2016

Intuicom Facilitates High-speed, Secure Traffic Data Communications Boulder, CO - (June 28, 2016) - Intuicom®, Incorporated, a premier supplier of wireless solutions to the Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) market, announced today that it has been awarded Wireless Traffic Communications for the City of Austin’s Traffic Signal Expansion Initiative. The award, made in conjunction with... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Distributed Amplifiers offer positive gain slope.

June 29, 2016

From DC–22 GHz, ultra-wideband BroadRange™ CMD240 delivers over 15 dB of gain with mid-band noise figure of 2.2 dB, output 1 dB compression point of 19 dBm, and output IP3 of 28 dBm at 10 GHz with 5 V supply. Wideband BroadRange™ CMD241, operating from 2–22 GHz with low mid-band noise figure of 2.3 dB, features output IP3 of +28 dBm, low supply current of 74 mA, and 13 dB of gain with max RF input power of +20 dBm. Both are 50 Ω matched designs and can operate off 3–8 V power supply. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Non-Industrial Products, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Matrox Wins Four Prestigious Industry Awards at InfoComm 2016

June 28, 2016

4K IP multiviewer card, multi-channel streaming card, nine-output graphics card, and lecture capture appliance garner Best of Show honors MONTREAL - June 23, 2016 - Matrox® today announced that its new Mura™ IPX 4K IP decode display multiviewer cards, Maevex™ 6100 multi-channel 4K encoders, C900 nine-output graphics cards, and Monarch LCS lecture capture appliance were the recipients of... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

KONE to Showcase Digital and Wireless Solutions at BOMA 2016

June 27, 2016

Recently launched KONE Mobile App and KONE Care™ Wireless Phone Monitoring will be featured at Booth #516 LISLE, Ill., June 23, 2016 - KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, will display its latest digital and wireless services at the BOMA 2016 International Conference Expo in Washington, D.C. from June 25-28, 2016. "At this year's BOMA conference, we'll... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

BLE Modules offer ASCII-style interface, embedded scripting.

June 24, 2016

Bluetooth® Low Energy (BLE) modules RN4870 and RN4871 support Bluetooth 4.2 specification and have ASCII-style command interface that facilitates devices configuration and eliminates complicated code compiling. Also included, on-board Bluetooth stack with scripting engine enables standalone operation and eliminates MCU use for simple applications. Solutions further offer FIPS-based connection security and can support different beacon formats, such as iBeacon™ or Eddystone™, via one command. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Radio Transceiver targets IoT and other wireless applications.

June 24, 2016

Featuring on-chip ARM® Cortex®-M0 radio processor that performs radio control and calibration, Model ADF7030-1 supports narrowband and wideband operation across sub-GHz ISM bands and data rates from 0.1–300 kbps using 2GFSK modulation. IC also supports Wireless M-Bus (WMBUS) and IEEE 802.15.4g-based protocols. Smart wake mode provides low overall power consumption, extending lifetime in battery-operated systems. Device can enter low power sleep mode consuming only 10 nA with memory retained. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

DC-DC Converters include companion EMI filters from 1-20 A.

June 24, 2016

Available in models ranging from 5–100 Watts, VHR Series powers non-flight-critical programs in military, avionics, and unmanned systems as well as manufacturing equipment and controls. Units offer wide input range for nominal 28 V input and average efficiency of 85%. Designed to operate at full-load over temperature range of -40 to +100°C, series features fixed frequency operation, soft-start, magnetic feedback, inhibit and current-limit protection. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Video Matrix Switch features Power over Ethernet.

June 24, 2016

SM-8X8-C64KR-POE-HDBT 4K HDMI Matrix Switch Over HDBase-T routes uncompressed Ultra-HD 4K x 2K digital HDMI signals and IR from 8 HDMI video sources to 8 displays and speakers via CATx cable using HDBase-T Technology. Unit is capable of connecting to video sources directly and video displays via ST-C6HDPOE-HDBT-R-LC receivers with max extension of 328 ft from switch. Switch supports Ultra-HD 4K x 2K resolutions to 4096 x 2160, HDTV resolutions to 1080p, and computer resolutions to 1920 x 1200. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

High-Accuracy Meter comes in NEMA 1 type enclosure assembly.

June 23, 2016

Serving critical metering applications, Nexus® 1500+ revenue and Class A power quality meter employs Constant Calibration™ technology that self-calibrates meter every 10 sec for optimal accuracy and stability. Product expands switchgear capability and lets user meter critical circuits without switchboard panel redesign. Meter is pre-wired in enclosure, which has shorting blocks and fuses for error-free and accelerated installation. Locking mechanism, also standard, prevents tampering. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Reference Design Kit creates solar-powered sensor beacons.

June 23, 2016

With CYALKIT-E02 Reference Design Kit, users can develop solar-powered Wireless Sensor Node that can sense temperature and humidity around its location and transmit data using Bluetooth® Low Energy connectivity. Measuring 25 mm in diameter, battery-free sensor integrates Energy Harvesting PMICs, EZ-BLE™ PRoC™ module, and 15 x 15 mm solar cell that enables operation using 100 lux of ambient light. BLE-USB Bridge and Debug Board can be connected to host PC to receive sensor data. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Display & Presentation Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments

L.A. Metro Transportation Authority Selects SmartDrive for Rollout across Bus and Rail Fleets

June 22, 2016

Second Largest Transit Agency in United States to Protect All Riders by Expanding Deployment to Add New Video-Based Safety Program for Rail PHOENIX - (American Public Transportation Association Rail Conference) - SmartDrive Systems, a leader in video-based solutions that reduce risk, improve safety and support transit agencies' ability to comply with rail regulations, announced today that... Read More