Communication Systems & Equipment

Communication Systems & Equipment

Multi-GNSS Receiver Module serves wearable, IoT applications.

January 15, 2015

Integrating all necessary components as GNSS receiver, 7 x 7 mm Venus828F only requires external antenna and power supply to output position/velocity/time information in standard NMEA-0183 format. Stand-alone LGA module works with multiple satellite systems and concurrently tracks up to 28 satellites. Along with 29 sec cold start TTFF and -165 dBm tracking sensitivity, features include 10 nsec 1PPS timing accuracy, on-board geo-fencing, and 8–512 Mbit external SPI Flash data logging. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Receiver with 3.6 GHz Max Range aids EMI compliance testing.

January 13, 2015

Built on upgradeable platform, N9038A MXE EMI receiver enables EMI/EMC specialists to diagnose noncompliant emissions and help designers pinpoint root causes. Frequency range spans 20 Hz to 3.6 GHz, and available enhancements include CPU, memory, disk drives, and I/O ports. Additions of functionality and measurement applications are also supported. Receiver complies with CISPR 16-1-1 and MIL-STD-461 requirements for commercial products and military systems, respectively. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Automatic ID

Mobile POS Accessory works with smartphones and tablets.

January 13, 2015

Measuring 117 x 49 x 25 mm, KDC®500 Mobile POS Companion combines chip-and-PIN and MSR secure payment transaction technology with 1D laser- or 2D imager-based barcode scanning and NFC capabilities that support Android, iOS, Mac, and Windows mobile/PC over Bluetooth technology. EMV/MSR/NFC features provide full transition options with KTSync® data collection and application generation tools. EMV/MSR/Barcode/NFC sled, included, is PCI compliant and detachable.

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Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment, Green & Clean

Power and Energy Meter supports BACnet MS/TP communication.

January 12, 2015

Featuring native BACnet MS/TP serial communication, Shark® 50B supplies power and energy data to building automation systems. Unit comes pre-programmed with 34 BACnet objects for seamless integration into existing BACnet networks. Meter also supports Modbus over TCP/IP so that it can communicate to stand-alone energy management system or energy dashboard. In addition to building automation, meter supports LEED projects and other green building initiatives. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Broadband Polarizers feature wide acceptance angles of ±40°.

January 9, 2015

Available in 25.4 mm and 38.1 mm diameters with thickness of 2.2 mm, Broadband Polarizers provide consistent transmitted contrast from 300–2,700 nm. Linear units are made with fused silica substrate and feature wide operating temperature of -50 to 80°C. Suited for use with uncollimated light sources, RoHS-compliant polarizers target broadband applications from UV to SWIR, where wire grid polarizers are not practical. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Software Defined Radios expand applicability via feature set.

January 9, 2015

Consuming <10 W, MtRF-2000 accepts 9.5–18 Vdc (18–36 Vdc optional) and features digital RF filters, ±2.5 kHz passband tuning, 3 levels of DSP noise reduction, and noise blanker (5 levels). Model MtRF-2004 is optimized for 500 kHz to 30 MHz MF/HF bands, and receivers are suited for leave-behind SIGINT and spectrum monitoring applications. Models cover spectrum from 100 kHz to 3,000 MHz, and MRFS-2000-M series consists of 8.75 x 6.50 x 2.02 in. module housing Eurocard SDR receiver board. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Virtual NTDS uses existing COTS hardware.

January 9, 2015

Designed to eliminate dedicated NTDS (Navy Tactical Data System) adapters and bulky cables for NTDS communication, Virtual NTDS provides emulation of standard Navy Tactical Data System operations. Separate channels for Data and External Interrupts are provided, and aborting conditions, timeouts, and other termination events are supported. With V-NTDS, NTDS Type A device can now communicate with other parallel types (Type B/C/H) or even with NTDS Serial data types (Type D/E). Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Audio/Video Receivers feature Spotify Connect.

January 9, 2015

With Spotify Connect in all models and HDMI 2.0 in top 2 models, AVR 1x1 Series delivers optimized sound reproduction with support for streaming and external devices. Models AVR 1510, AVR 1610, and AVR 1710 each extend to up to 6 HDMI devices, all 4K pass through and 3D-ready, to accommodate Blu-ray players, videogame consoles, computers, and HDTV cable boxes. MHL input also allows high definition content to play from camera, phone, or tablet directly to big screen. Read More