Communication Systems & Equipment

Communication Systems & Equipment

Mercury Computer Systems Provides RF and IF Capabilities to Lockheed Martin for U.S. Navy SEWIP Block 2 Upgrade Program

February 2, 2011

CHELMSFORD, Mass. - Mercury Computer Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY), a trusted ISR subsystems provider, confirmed it is providing Lockheed Martin with advanced radio frequency (RF) microwave tuner and intermediate frequency (IF) products as part of the U.S. Navy's Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program (SEWIP) Block 2 upgrade program.<4444>Lockheed Martin previously announced it was... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Video/Audio Capture Card features mini-PCIe Interface.

February 2, 2011

Vecow VMX-200 series video/audio capture card includes 8 NTSC/PAL video decoders with 10-bit A/Ds and 5-line comb filtering to produce HD digital video output. Multi-channel card also supports bridging of up to 4 channels of digital video and audio from PCIe, and outputs these streams over pins in BT.656 or I2S-style interfaces, respectively. Offering low power consumption, product is suited for networking monitoring, video backup, alarm notification, and surveillance system applications. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

HSPA+ Voice and Data Platform suits Android(TM) smartphones.

February 2, 2011

Offering of baseband and RF technology, Espresso®450 delivers quad band HSPA+ up to 28 Mbps together with full quad band 2G/3G voice support functions. Use of Livanto® ICE9225 multi-mode transceiver and ICE8065 soft baseband processor lets phone manufacturers build products combining communications modem with their choice of application processors. Along with Android(TM) OS compatibility, solution delivers scalability from 2G to 3G to 4G. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

DC Blocks pass frequencies from 300 kHz to 3 GHz.

February 2, 2011

Suited for use in broadband coupling and test and measurement applications, CBLK DC Blocks are designed to block DC voltage while passing frequencies from 300 kHz to 3 GHz. Units produce flat frequency response and offer low insertion loss of 0.02 dB at 300 KHz and 0.20 db at 3 GHz. DC input voltage is rated at 16 WVdc max and operating temperature range is -55 to +90°C. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment

IP Video Contribution Solutions from T-VIPS Enable Two Top PBS Affiliates to Transmit High-Quality Video in Real-Time

February 1, 2011

Millburn, New Jersey - T-VIPS, a global leader in professional video transport solutions for contribution, distribution and Digital Terrestrial Television today announced that PBS member station WNET selected the T-VIPS TVG420 ASI to IP Gateway solution to transmit the stations' locally produced programming over an IP network to the PBS Network Operations Center, in Alexandria, VA. ... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Software

ARRIS Named Technology Provider for Cable Europe's 'Broadband Village' at Cable Congress 2011

February 1, 2011

SUWANEE, Ga. - ARRIS (Nasdaq: ARRS)today announced its participation at this year's Cable Congress to be held in Lucerne, Switzerland, February 15-17. For the second year in a row, ARRIS will be the exclusive technology provider for the Cable Europe Broadband Village, a demonstration area featuring the converged customer services of tomorrow delivered via cable. This year's Broadband Village... Read More

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

Power Splitter targets test and measurement applications.

February 1, 2011

Covering frequency range of 250-6,000 MHz, Model ZN4PD1-63W+ is suitable for GPS, GSM, DCS, and PCS frequency bands, in addition to WiFi, Bluetooth, and 802.11a uses. Four-way, in-phase splitter and combiner features insertion loss of 1.0 dB above splitter loss up to 4 GHz, typical amplitude unbalance of 0.2 dB, and phase unbalance of 2°, making unit suited for parallel path/multichannel systems. Packaged in 3.5 x 4.5 in. enclosure, device includes built-in SMA connectors. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Main Profile Video Encoder Core leverages H.264 tools.

February 1, 2011

Optimized for video output quality and application support, H264-MP-E enables Full HD, 1920 x 1080p, 30 fps video in FPGAs and beyond 1920 x 1080p at 60 fps in ASICs. Hardware systems integration is facilitated by flexible, streaming-capable interfaces; stand-alone, processor-free operation; and low-bandwidth, latency-tolerant, external memory interface. Also, run-time tunable parameters and switching between modes ensure stability. Core supports frame sizes from QCIF to 4K x 4K pixels. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

AR-50 Booster Amplifier Receives JITC Certification

January 31, 2011

Bothell, WA - AR Modular RF has received JITC Certification on it's AR-50 booster amplifier. The 50-watt, automatic tuning, multi-band tactical booster amplifier (30 - 512 MHz) has been tested and certified for conformance to applicable Military Standard (MIL-STD).<4444>The AR-50 booster amplifier boosts tactical radio signals from handheld and back-pack transceivers operating in the 30 - 512... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Fiberguide's Graded Index Fibers Ideal for Telecommunications

January 28, 2011

Only graded index fibers available with gold, polyimide and aluminum coatings<4444>Stirling, N.J. - For reliable use in data communication links, Fiberguide Industries provides its AGI(TM) Series of Graded Index Silica core/ Silica clad optical fibers.<4444>The AGI Series offers the high bandwidth of single mode fibers with the convenient termination of step-index multimode fibers. The result is... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Magellan Introduces a New Member to the eXplorist Outdoor GPS Family at Outdoor Retailer

January 28, 2011

The Magellan® eXplorist® 310 GPS Receiver Provides Essential Outdoor Navigation<4444>SALT LAKE CITY - Magellan, a pioneering GPS brand, today will showcase Magellan's outdoor GPS receivers at the 2011 Outdoor Retailer Winter show, Booth # 56034, featuring the Magellan eXplorist 310 GPS, a power-packed, waterproof, and rugged handheld GPS designed for essential outdoor navigation.<4444>The... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Material Handling & Storage

Laird Technologies Participates in 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show

January 28, 2011

Company Focuses on Wireless Solutions for U.S. Consumer Electronics Industry<4444>St. Louis, Missouri, USA - Laird Technologies, Inc., a global leader in the design and supply of customized performance-critical components and systems for advanced electronics and wireless products, recently participated in the 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The show was held at the Las Vegas... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Beverly Hills Police Department Equips Mobile Command Center with Utility's Rocket during Golden Globe Awards

January 28, 2011

Mobile Communications Gateway Used to Stream Surveillance Video From the Event for Real-time Situational Awareness<4444>ATLANTA - "The Social Network" wasn't the only big winner at the 68th Annual Golden Globe® Awards. As part of its security detail, the Beverly Hills Police Department (BHPD) was able to successfully stream surveillance video from the event back to the station and out to other... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Services

NTT Com to Launch Cloud-Based Enterprise Network Service

January 28, 2011

TOKYO -- NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com) announced on January 19 a new cloud-optimized network service for enterprises, called Universal One, that customers will use for comprehensive cloud services linked directly to their private networks. NTT Com plans to launch Universal One in Japan in the coming months and will begin accepting applications from April. The service will launch in... Read More

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

DiCon Fiberoptics Collaborates with Caltech to Customize Critical Optical Switches for Monitoring 76,000 PWO Crystals at the Large Hadron Collider

January 28, 2011

Richmond, CA - The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) operated by CERN (the European Organization for Nuclear Research) is the world's largest particle accelerator. Stretching 17 miles long, the LHC boosts protons to nearly light speed and smashes them together for a glimpse of the Higgs boson, or "God Particle." Caltech participates in one of the four major experiments at the LHC, Compact Muon... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Software

Remind+ from Telephonetics VIP Reducing DNAs across the NHS

January 28, 2011

Hemel Hempstead, UK - Data published recently by the NHS Information Centre has once again highlighted the costly issue of "DNAs" (did not attend). The research shows that for 2009/10 nearly 6.7 million or 7.9% of the 84.2 million outpatient appointments were missed. This is an increase on the previous year when the figure was around 6 million DNAs.<4444>Missed outpatient appointments cost the... Read More

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

Matrox Brings Leading-Edge Collaborative Display Wall and KVM Extension Technologies to ISE 2011

January 28, 2011

Matrox Mura, Extio F2408 and M-Series graphics solutions to drive innovative, multi-display platforms for AV environments<4444>Montreal, Canada-Matrox Graphics Inc. will be showcasing its latest multi-display technologies for mid- to large-scale AV environments at Integrated System Europe (ISE) 2011, in Amsterdam, Netherlands (Booth# 11F48, Hall 11). Matrox invites ISE attendees to visit the... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Radar Sensors solves complex vehicle detection challenges.

January 28, 2011

Comprised of adjustable-field and retroreflective models, R-GAGE(TM) QT50R sensors utilize Frequency Modulated Continuous Wave radar to detect moving or stationary objects such as trains, cars, trucks, and cargo. Adjustable-field model emits defined beam of high-frequency radio waves from internal antenna, which processes signal reflected back to receiving antenna. Detecting objects located in user-defined distance, retroreflective sensor ignores any objects and background beyond setpoint. Read More

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

Tripp Lite Introduces a Full Line of DVI over Cat5 Solutions

January 27, 2011

Chicago, IL -Tripp Lite, a world-leading manufacturer of power protection and connectivity products, has introduced a full line of DVI Extenders and Extender/Splitters. Designed to recognize and receive display signals over long distances using a single Cat5e/6 cable, the B140 series allows for convenient installation in applications where the display source is remotely located. Users can place... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Software

CeBIT 2011: LANCOM Sets off a Fireworks Display of Products in VPN, Cellular Telephony, and Wireless LAN

January 27, 2011

New, bigger booth demonstrates expansion course<4444>London, UK - Nearly a dozen new products and the biggest exhibition booth in the company's history: Networking specialists LANCOM come to this year's CeBIT bigger and more innovative than ever. Awaiting visitors in Hall 13 (Booth C28) are numerous innovations in the areas of professional cellular routers (HSPA+, LTE), 802.11n wireless LAN,... Read More