Communication Systems & Equipment

Communication Systems & Equipment

LTE RF Switch covers 700 MHz to 3 GHz frequency range.

June 3, 2010

Suited for use in LTE, Wimax, and 4G test applications, LTE 3000 16 x 16 passive full fan-out matrix switch allows any of 16 inputs to be routed to any or all outputs. Switch can be controlled via front panel or remotely via web browser interface. Providing replacement for patch panels, switch ensures no signal degradation in lab environments. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Motorola Launches Next Generation of Mission Critical Terminals with the MTM5400 TETRA Radio

June 3, 2010

- Motorola expands its world-leading TETRA portfolio, which includes enhanced safety, security and efficiency features - MTM5400 enables over-the-air programming - an industry first - First TETRA mobile with voice and TEDS capability SINGAPORE -- TETRA World Congress --The Enterprise Mobility Solutions business of Motorola, Inc. (NYSE:MOT), the world's leading provider of mission critical... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Dual Serializer-Deserializer IC supports CPRI/OBSAI data rates.

June 3, 2010

Model TLK6002 enables continuous data rate support from 470 Mbps up to 6.25 Gbps for wireless applications. Using single 122.88 or 153.6 MHz fixed reference clock frequency, IC can support Common Public Radio Interface (CPRI(TM)) and Open Base Station Architecture Initiative (OBSAI) rates, and automatically self-tunes to each. It has 20-bit parallel single-ended interface that connects to FPGAs.... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Labels Tags Signage & Equipment

Lavi Industries Introduces Expanded Qtrac(TM) Electronic Queuing Systems at GlobalShop 2010

June 3, 2010

Electronic Queuing Systems at GlobalShop 2010 New Qtrac Electronic Virtual Queuing, Paging & Digital Signage Systems - Innovative Crowd Control & Retail Customer Management Solutions Valencia California - Lavi Industries, a leader in crowd control and public guidance solutions, announced today that it will introduce its expanded line of Qtrac(TM) Electronic Queuing systems March 10-12 at... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Wireless Adapter supports HART instrumentation.

June 2, 2010

Designed to unlock stranded information in existing HART devices, loop-powered FieldKey Wireless Adapter allows users to remotely monitor and configure instrumentation assets. Users can establish communications via WirelessHART protocol that supports frequency channel hopping. Protocol automatically builds mesh network that can re-route communication paths to overcome blocked signals. Encrypted... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Video Signal Converter turns VGA output into STANAG 3350.

June 2, 2010

VGASTANAG module converts non-interlaced VGA output of up to 1,280 x 1,024 SXGA resolution from any standard graphics source to STANAG 3350-compliant signals. All three STANAG frequencies - Class A/B/C - are available in standard or extended temperature versions of this PCI-104 form factor module, and no device driver software is required. In addition to timing generator, features include analog... Read More

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

Audio Transceiver delivers CD-quality wireless audio.

June 2, 2010

Suited for wireless headphones and speakers, PurePath(TM) CC8520 features 2.4 GHz system-on-chip that transmits uncompressed CD-quality wireless audio over RF link with no unwanted noise or dropouts. Unit coexists with Bluetooth®, WLAN, and other 2.4 GHz devices and features low latency for optimal synchronization between audio and video. Housed in 6 x 6 mm QFN-40 package, 2-channel... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Green & Clean

Spread Spectrum Radio targets alternative energy markets.

June 2, 2010

Model FGR2-PE spread spectrum radio offers 2 ports each of active serial and Ethernet wireless connectors for long distance communication in Smart Grid applications. It also provides AES encryption and low power consumption, making it suitable for remote use. Industrial-grade, small, rugged enclosure offers mounting and installation options. Radio is suitable for use in alternative energy markets... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

WLAN Module for Smart Meters consumes 10 µA on standby.

June 1, 2010

All-in-One WLAN Module UGFZ1 Series features built-in CPU as well as GS1011 chip with antenna, Wi-Fi protocol, and connection applications. Integrated UART physical interface, ADC, I²C, PWM, and GPIO analog/digital port allow connection with devices such as humidity and lighting sensors. Devices/systems not originally equipped for networking can be WLAN-enabled via unit's serial interface... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Multi-Mode Optical Switch provides port count up to 1 x 16.

June 1, 2010

Qualified to Telcordia GR-1221, Multi-Mode Optical Switch features MEMS technology and is made with multimode 50 or 62.5 µm core fiber. Unit consumes less than 700 mW of electrical power when controlled with I2C or RS-232, or 1.5 W when controlled via TTL. Packaged in 90 x 55 x 12.5 mm housing, switch withstands shock and vibration, temperature cycling, damp heat, and dry heat, making it... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Fairchild Semiconductor's Logic Translator Resolves Compatibility Challenges in Mixed Voltage Applications

June 1, 2010

Offers Fewer Traces and Pins for Easier Design SAN JOSE, Calif. - Many of today's electronic devices have multiple operating ranges, causing voltage compatibility issues. To address this challenge, Fairchild Semiconductor's (NYSE: FCS) 8-bit, auto direction, logic level translator, the FXMA108, resolves compatibility issues in a mixed voltage environment. Its auto-direction feature eliminates the... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

High-Speed Industrial Sensor Network supports all transducer types.

June 1, 2010

Orbit3 allows users to build large, flexible sensors and gauging systems with single common interface, regardless of sensor technology. Sensors are hot-swappable and up to 200 probes can be connected to network card. System features RS485 multidrop communications link and T-Con 9-pin lockable connectors that channel output of each I/O device to receiver electronics. Other features include... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Quad-Port KVM Switch controls computer, peripherals, and audio.

May 28, 2010

Enabling control of up to 4 computers from one monitor, keyboard, and mouse, model B006-VUA4-K-R can be mounted in 19 in. rack or used directly on desktop. KVM console, connected peripherals, and audio can be independently switched, making it possible to work on one computer while printing from second and listening to audio from third. Specific interfaces include 2-port USB 2.0 hub, 3.5 mm audio... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Molex to Showcase Expanded RF/Microwave Product Lines at IMS 2010

May 27, 2010

Molex to feature extensive RF and microwave product offerings from subsidiary Tean Telecom & Appliance LISLE, Ill. - Molex Incorporated announced today that it will feature an expanded line of RF and microwave product offerings at the 2010 IEEE MTT International Microwave Symposium, booth 1517, May 25-27 in Anaheim, CA. Molex extended its RF and microwave product capabilities with the 2009... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

S-Band Fixed Frequency Synthesizer features low phase noise.

May 27, 2010

Operating at 3,900 MHz, model SFS3900A-LF has typical phase noise of -88 dBc/Hz @ 10 kHz offset and typical sideband spurs of -65 dBc. RoHS-compliant product delivers typical output power of 3 dBm with VCO voltage supply of 5 Vdc while drawing 33 mA (typ) and PLL voltage of 3 Vdc while drawing 15 mA (typ) over -40 to 85°C range. Supplied in 0.60 x 0.60 x 0.13 in. PLL-V12N package, synthesizer... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Wireless Serial Printer Adapter uses Bluetooth(TM) technology.

May 27, 2010

Suited to POS applications where printer can be up to 100 m away, 34 x 36 x 13 mm LM048SPA is designed to replace standard RS232 serial cables connected to printers. Bluetooth Class 1 RS232 adapter includes out-of-paper warning, and firmware ensures authentic signal response with smooth dataflow. Supporting serial baud rates from 4.8-230.4 Kbps, adapter is factory-preset for communication at... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

PLL Synthesizer with Charge Pump suits radio applications.

May 27, 2010

Supplied in 32-LFCSP, ADF4150HV 4.4 GHz fractional-N or integer-N PLL synthesizer features charge pump capable of 30 V drive level. Product can be used to directly drive high tuning-voltage external VCOs, removing need for active loop filters and subsequently simplifying system design. Operating from 3-3.6 V supply, IC incorporates on-chip frequency dividers that enable VCO frequency to be... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Front End Module addresses ZigBee-based applications.

May 27, 2010

Measuring 3.5 x 3.5 x 0.5 mm, RF6525 meets/exceeds system requirements of ZigBee® applications operating in 2.4-2.5 GHz band and supports multiple applications. It integrates +20 dBm PA with Tx harmonic output filter in transmit path and low noise amplifier (LNA) with bypass mode in receive path. Other components include DPDT diversity transfer switch and 2-port, 50 ohm Rx/Tx integrated balun... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

GaAs pHEMT Switches offer high linearity, low insertion loss.

May 27, 2010

Covering multiple bands in DC to 25 GHz range, RFSW204x series includes SPDT, SP3T, and SP4T configurations - each available in absorptive or reflective versions - and can be adapted to multiple frequencies. Products provide P1dB output powers from 19-27 dBm and IIP3 up to 47 dBm. They are designed using 0.5 micron GaAs pHEMT process, offering insertion loss as low as 1 dB, isolation up to 45 dB... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools

Wireless Communications Kits facilitate remote monitoring and sensing.

May 26, 2010

Rated to NEMA 4X and IP67, Wireless in a Box solutions include Ethernet and I/O versions that provide wireless connectivity for remote monitoring/sensing. Ethernet version has WiFi 2.4 GHz modem, while I/O version features 2 pre-assembled plastic enclosures that separately house transmitter and receiver which operate on 900 Mhz radio bands. Power supply, circuit/surge protection, antenna and... Read More