Communication Systems & Equipment

Communication Systems & Equipment

Kymeta and TECOM Bring New, Cutting Edge Antenna Technology to the Aviation Market

September 28, 2016

Kymeta, the company delivering on the promise of global, mobile connectivity and TECOM, a Smiths Microwave brand and a leader in innovative design and manufacturing of high-performance antenna systems, today announced a Partner Development Program Agreement for the aviation market. Under the terms of the agreement, TECOM will incorporate Kymeta® mTenna® technology into an aviation grade... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

SEL Radio Receives JF-12 Certification

September 28, 2016

DoD shortlists SEL-3031 Serial Radio Transceiver for military applications. PULLMAN, Wash. - Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. (SEL) announced that the SEL-3031 Serial Radio Transceiver has attained U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) JF-12 certification. With this certification, the SEL-3031 can provide wireless communications in U.S. military incident command system (ICS) applications... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

New Pasternack Waveguide Directional Couplers offer highly accurate performance up to 33 GHz.

September 28, 2016

Featuring 74 unique models and spanning a frequency range of 5.85 GHz to 33 GHz, Waveguide directional couplers come in two physical configurations including “Crossguide” and “Broadwall” versions and offer either UG-style or CPR-style flanges. Presented in sizes ranging from WR-137 to WR-34 and offered in 10, 20, 30, 40 and 50 dB coupling levels with full waveguide operational bandwidth, couplers also boast low insertion loss and typical VSWR of 1.05:1.
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Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

High Quality Fiber Optic Cables, Made in the USA, Custom Lengths Available

September 27, 2016

Electro Standards Laboratories (ESL), Cranston, RI, offers all types of high quality, terminated Fiber Optic Cable Assemblies in any length.  Fiber Optic Cables offer near-unlimited bandwidth at high speeds over long distances and are totally immune to electrical interference.  These cables are critical components in telecommunications, networking, broadcast communications, and many industrial... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

FCS OmniColl Universal Modbus Receiver for Improved Data Collection at WEEC

September 23, 2016

Receiver collects and stores facility energy usage data from up to 255 OmniColl transmitters Milford, OH (September 20, 2016) - FCS will demonstrate its Omnicoll Universal Modbus Receiver at its booth 220 at the 2016 World Energy Engineering Congress. The show will take place from September 21-23 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center (Washington, D.C.). The Modbus Receiver works... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Tektronix Sentry ABR Receives High Marks in the Diamond Technology Reviews

September 22, 2016

Sentry ABR Platform Delivers End-to-End ABR QoS and QoE Monitoring, Including Decryption and Decode Functionality BEAVERTON, Ore. - Tektronix, Inc., an industry-leading innovator of video test and monitoring solutions, today announced that the Sentry ABR video quality monitoring platform has received an impressive 4.0 Diamond rating in the Broadband Technology Report's 2016 Diamond... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

EXFO Launches Agile NEMs Infrastructure Solutions for end-to-end Manufacturing Coverage

September 21, 2016

New power meter, variable attenuator and switches combining next-generation chassis and industry's unique, web-based multi-user interface ideal for network equipment manufacturers QUEBEC CITY - EXFO Inc. (NASDAQ: EXFO) (TSX: EXF) announced today its latest agile solutions for network equipment manufacturers (NEMs), which include new power meter, variable attenuator and switches, all... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

London Calling: Rohde & Schwarz Presents leading-edge Microwave T&M Solutions at EuMW 2016

September 20, 2016

Rohde Schwarz follows the call to London to attend European Microwave Week, where the company will demonstrate its T&M highlights for demanding applications in the aerospace & defense, automotive and wireless industries. In focus: test solutions for satellite communications, for radar applications in the A&D and automotive sectors and for the next generation of mobile networks 5G. Munich -... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Septentrio to Supply GNSS Reference Stations and Timing Receivers to Jet Propulsion Laboratory

September 19, 2016

TORRANCE, Calif. – Sept. 14, 2016 – Septentrio has received a contract to supply 35 high-precision GNSS receivers to the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) for use in the NASA Global GNSS network (GGN). The NASA GGN is one of the world’s largest global GNSS tracking networks with nearly a hundred reference receivers deployed worldwide and is a participant in the International GNSS Service... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

PXIe Switching Modules provide signal isolation.

September 19, 2016

Compatible with 18- and 9-slot 3U PXI Express mainframes and 4-slot portable PXI-hybrid mainframe, SentinelEX PXI Express Switching Modules help maximize performance of measurement instrumentation by reducing false pass/fail errors and intermittent faults associated with marginal signal levels. Products maximize test signal integrity through use of advanced circuit board layout techniques that minimize effects of unwanted transmission stubs and shield against radiated signals in adjacent slots. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

MDA to Provide RADARSAT-2 Information to Orbital Insight

September 14, 2016

RICHMOND, BC, Sept. 7, 2016 - MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. ("MDA" or the "Company") (TSX:MDA), a global communications and information company, today announced that it has signed a contract with Orbital Insight, Inc., a geospatial big data company that provides advanced information solutions obtained by analyzing millions of satellite images at a time. MDA will provide RADARSAT-2... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Nashville Metro Water Services Increases Employee Safety and Improves Meter Reads with Sensus

September 12, 2016

Utility saves $181,000 per month with smart water network RALEIGH, NC (Sept. 07, 2016) - For the technicians at Nashville Metro Water Services (MWS), poison ivy and bug bites were often a part of the job, especially when manually reading meters in the rural farmlands of the utility’s northern territory. In addition to hazards in the field, the meters were often covered with overgrown... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Combination Antennas are designed for facilitated mounting.

September 12, 2016

Supplied in gloss-finished, 146 x 134 x 20 mm enclosure, waterproof Guardian series includes 4-, 5-, 6-in-1 antenna options for 4G LTE cellular applications that also require GNSS, Wi-Fi®, or satellite options. Adhesive mounting eliminates need to drill. Also available, Guardian X series includes model MA4000. This 11-in-1 antenna measures 540 x 183.1 x 35.4 mm and has flame retardant enclosure and CFD-200-FR low-loss cable suited for airline, bus, and rail passenger applications. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Outdoor Utility Revenue Energy Meter has ANSI socket form factor.

September 12, 2016

Designed to mount into ANSI S form meter enclosure, Shark® 270 measures energy and all aspects of power using >0.2% certified Class accuracy. Functionality also covers logging, I/O, and power quality recording. Able to transmitting data to multiple sub-systems, communication capability includes serial, USB, Ethernet, Analog retransmits, and KYZ pulses. Along with metering, power generation, transmission, and distribution, uses include submetering, cost allocation, and demand reduction programs. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Embedded Antenna has 4G LTE footprint-compatible form factor.

September 9, 2016

Measuring 35 x 6 x 5 mm, PA.26a Anam antenna has 4G LTE footprint-compatible form factor and mounts on main PCB. This high-efficiency, onboard, SMT, electro-ceramic PIFA antenna, which uses main PCB as antenna ground plane to optimize efficiency, helps existing PA.25a users accelerate transition to 4G LTE. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Distributed Amplifier ranges from 2-18 GHz. .

September 8, 2016

Supplied in 4 x 4 mm QFN package, CMD233C4 Broadrange Distributed Amplifier™ features low noise figure of 4.5 dB and output 1 dB compression point of +20.5 dBm. Wideband GaAs MMIC device delivers over 9 dB of gain and operates from single 3–6 V supply. With 50 Ω matched design, amplifier eliminates need for external DC blocks and RF port matching. Applications include military, space, and communication systems. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Fiber Transmitters and Receivers support end-to-end HDCP 2.2.

September 8, 2016

Comprised of 4K/60 fiber transmitter and receiver endpoints in both box and card-based options, DigitalMedia™ Series delivers full DM® 4K/60 support, end-to-end HDCP 2.2 support, support for all IT industry-standard fiber types, flexibility to adapt to changes in fiber types, and local HDMI® switching. DMF-CI-8 DigitalMedia Fiber Card Chassis, serving as power supply and consolidation point, accommodates up to eight 4K/60 fiber cards and is typically located near DM matrix switcher. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

New Rebalancer from Energy Transformation Systems

September 7, 2016

Passive self-contained digital audio problem solver. Re-balancer Small, easy to carry and solves AES/EBU signal problems. If you have badly balanced signals, in most cases, you can dramatically improve your signal, common mode rejection, lower noise and lower EMI/RFI by using the Re-balancer. While digital audio signals are less prone to noise issues, the noise messes up the clock... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Radar Demonstration Kits covering 2.4 GHz ISM frequency band.

September 7, 2016

Used for classroom instruction or R&D, PEM11000-KIT and PEM11002-KIT can be used to study and learn about principles of microwave radar object detection, motion detection, and determining object range. Experimental radar operating modes can be selected for CW, FMSW, or Doppler, and output waveforms can be set for Single Tone, Frequency Ramp, or Sawtooth. Kit contains all digital and RF hardware, radar board with integrated speaker and signal indicator, and tunable signal filter. Read More