Communication Systems & Equipment

Communication Systems & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools

AES/EBU Digital Audio Splitters and Panels

January 18, 2017

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The ETS Balanced Line™ AES/EBU Digital Audio Splitters and Panels are passive units, so no external power is AES/EBU Digital Audio Splitters PA830 & PA835 required. These products were specifically designed for the professional audio market.

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Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

PH3 Gigabit Powerline Adapter Kit provides 1000 Mbps transmission speed.

January 13, 2017

Complying HomePlug AV2 standards, PH3 Gigabit Powerline Adapter Kit features small and more streamlined enclosure. Designed with Pairing and Encryption button, unit activates 123-bit AES encryption for security between paired devices when it is pressed. Suitable for online gaming or streaming UHD content, unit offers up to 1000 Mbps transmission speed. Featuring Broadcom chip, product consumes... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Optical Filters are suitable in aerial vegetative monitoring.

January 13, 2017

Available in standard threaded mount to fit any camera size, Optical Filters are available in 0.5mm, 1.1mm and 2.0mm thicknesses. Modifying single color camera by removing IR blocking filter, Bi725 Red Edge Bandpass Filter allows reflected near-infrared light (850nm) and green light (550nm) to capture camera sensor’s in red channel and green channel. TB550/660/850 and TB475/550/850 filters... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Power Transmission

CMD240P4 MMIC Distributed Amplifier eliminates external RF port matching.

January 12, 2017

Featuring Pb free RoHS compliant 4 x 4 mm QFN package, CMD240P4 GaAs MMIC Distributed Amplifier operates from DC to 22 GHz at -40 to 85°C temperature. Operating in 3 to 8 V bias voltage with 80 mA bias current, unit offers 2.2 dB low noise figure and 28 dBm IP3. Offering 15 dB stable gain and 1 dB compression point of 19 dBm, unit is designed with 50 Ohm matching at each port... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

PLL Frequency Synthesizers support functional LED indicators.

January 11, 2017

Available in models ranging from 25 MHz to 27 GHz frequency bands, Phase Locked Loop Frequency Synthesizers offer 10 to 19 dBm output power and adjustable attenuation of 50 dB in 1 dB steps. Providing -108 dBc/Hz offset phase noise at 100 MHz and  phase lock speed of 1 msec, units support functional LED indicators. Featuring 50 MHz internal frequency source, synthesizers are used in signal... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

MT2533D Chipset delivers DMNR technology using DSP.

January 6, 2017

Used in wireless headphones, in-vehicle hands-free systems and stand-alone earpieces, MT2533D Chipset supports ARM Cortex-M4 architecture to provide high performance and low power consumption. MT2533D is combination of audio AFE, DSP, ARM Cortex-M4 processor, 4MB PSRAM and flash and dual-mode Bluetooth radio. Chipset supports A2DP, HFP, advanced wireless stereo and MP3 local playback and also... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Class 4 SoftSwitch Solution offers MNP and LNP routing.

January 5, 2017

Featuring smart call routing for outbound, inbound calls and emergency number routing, Class 4 Softswitch Solution System enables easy expansion to IP networks. Delivering reliable fax message, Nomadic, geographic and non-geographic call routing, system provides password protection and security to used IDs. Facilitating CDRs and data traffic tracking, system is ideal for telecommunication... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Dark Fiber Lit Up During Hillsdale’s 2016 Commencement Featuring Justice Clarence Thomas

January 4, 2017

Annapolis Junction, Maryland – June 1, 2016 – A campus full of dark fiber lines plus FiberPlex optical multiplexing added up quickly to huge cost savings for Hillsdale College in southern Michigan and proved crucial for the college’s 2016 Commencement event featuring high-profile speaker Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas.

In 2013, Hillsdale’s Director of Technical Media Ted... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Services

SSL-Built Communications Satellite for Sky Perfect JSAT Begins Post-Launch Maneuvers According to Plan

December 24, 2016

PALO ALTO, CA, Dec. 22, 2016 - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today announced that the JCSAT-15 satellite, which it designed and built for SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation (SKY Perfect JSAT), was launched yesterday and is successfully performing post-launch maneuvers according to plan. The satellite deployed its solar arrays on... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

SSL-Built High Capacity Satellite for Hughes Begins Post-Launch Maneuvers According to Plan

December 21, 2016

PALO ALTO, CA, Dec. 19, 2016 - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today announced that the EchoStar XIX satellite, which SSL designed and built for Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), was launched yesterday and is successfully performing post-launch maneuvers according to plan. The satellite deployed its solar arrays on schedule... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Direct Read Attenuators allow repeatable millimeter wave measurements.

December 17, 2016

Available in WR-42 to WR-10 waveguide standards and operating in 18GHz to 110GHz frequency range, Direct Read Attenuators provide 0dB to 50dB attenuation range with insertion loss of 0.5dB to 1dB. Featuring easy-to-read drum scale, military standard UG style flanges, units deliver ±2% attenuation accuracy and are suitable for aerospace, defense, instrumentation and medical industries.

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Communication Systems & Equipment

C-Band Circulator allows output tuning to desired voltage/power levels.

December 16, 2016

Integrating 75watts CW forward and reverse power detectors, 4-ported and ferrite-based C-band Circulator offers radar and communications system designers unique solution to enhance signal clarity. Including low insertion loss of 0.4 dB, circulator comes with minimum isolation of 20dB. Featuring VSWR of 1.25:1, unit is housed in aluminum body weighing 5-ounces. Device includes detection... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Plant Engineering Recognizes the Fluke Connect Reliability Platform for Improving Workforce Efficiency and Productivity

December 3, 2016

Fluke Condition Monitoring and 279 FC Thermal Multimeter, both part of the Fluke Connect system, are finalists in the magazine's awards

EVERETT, Wash., Dec. 1, 2016 - Fluke® Condition Monitoring and the Fluke® 279 FC Thermal Multimeter are finalists in the Maintenance Tools and Equipment category of the Plant Engineering 2016 Product of the Year Awards. The awards honor new... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Michael Baker International Uses Cutting-Edge Mobile LiDAR Technology to Capture Traffic Signal Data Across Pennsylvania

December 1, 2016

Contract to Collect and Evaluate Traffic Data from 8,600 Signals Helps PennDOT Improve Performance and Safety

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 29, 2016 -- Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting services, recently completed a nearly $7-million project for the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) to collect data from more than 8,600 traffic... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

SSL Built Satellite for Echostar Arrives At Launch Base

November 25, 2016

EchoStar XXI to Provide Mobile Satellite Capacity for Europe

PALO ALTO, CA, Nov. 23, 2016  - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today announced that the EchoStar XXI satellite, designed and built for EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS), has arrived at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, where it will be launched aboard a... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

MK20 PanelPC comes with optional antenna.

November 24, 2016

Including up to 4 USB 3.0 ports, dual gigabit LAN, and optional 4G LTE and WiFi, MK20 PanelPC features Intel® 6th generation i7/i5/i3 processor. With optional dual auto-focusing 2 megapixel cameras, unit includes smart card for biometric/fingerprint reading. Offering Intel HD520 Graphics and high definition audio, MK20 is ideal for interactive kiosk, industrial control, security, or... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

New 3D Metal Machines, Software, Peripherals, and Materials Announced at Formnext 2016

November 23, 2016

Lichtenfels (Germany), Wednesday, November 15, 2016: The commercial launch of the M LINE FACTORY is here. For the first time, part production as well as set-up and dismantling processes will take place in two independent machine units so that they can be operated physically separate from one another. This now enables production processes to run in parallel rather than sequentially so that... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Balluff Type A IO-Link Master offers virtual IP address allocation.

November 21, 2016

With robust IP67 housing, Balluff’s 4-port slim design IO-Link Masters can be mounted directly on machine closer to sensors and actuators. Enabling remote diagnostics and configuration of attached IO-link devices, unit hosts up to 120 configurable discrete I/O when connected to Balluff IO-link, I/O hubs. Offering function blocks to promote ease of IO-link into existing controls architecture,... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

1908 and 1908P Digital Multimeters provide up to 0.01Hz resolution.

November 19, 2016

Suitable for signals from 10Hz to 120kHz, 1908 and 1908P Digital Multimeters enable frequency, capacitance, and temperature measurements. Providing built-in data logging, even in remote locations, devices offer USB interface for remote control and read-back. With RS232, GPIB, and LXI-compliant LAN interfaces in 1908P, units include internal rechargeable batteries for 'use anywhere'... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

UV Cut-Off Filter reduces amount of reflection in VIS and NIR spectra.

November 19, 2016

Offered in both unmounted and mounted versions with standard photographic and lens filter mount threads, UV cut-off filters have an anti-reflective (AR) coating. Available in seven models, unit provides surface flatness of 4-6λ and surface quality of 80-50. Including wavelength ranges from 350-2200 nm spectra, unit offers 34 mm to 69 mm diameters. Featuring Hoya L-39 substrate, filters are... Read More