RF& Microwave Receivers

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

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, Electronic Components & Devices

Wireless Audio Receiver Module offers 50-165 ft range.

August 31, 2016

Incorporating Ginseng SKAA wireless audio receiver, audio DSP, and Merus Audio eximo® digital amplifier, Strawberry 3 Amplified SKAA® Wireless Audio Receiver Module is suited for speaker systems across multiple platforms, including home theater, outdoor, Pro MI studio, and DJ. Unit operates from 8–26 Vdc supply and delivers audio output of 40 W or 70 W per channel. Adaptive frequency hopping protocol uses narrow footprint in 2.4 GHz band, allowing seamless co-existence with other devices. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Radio Direction Finders utilize dual 6-element Doppler arrays.

August 2, 2016

Covering 30–1,000 MHz range, MtRF-4100 Series supports both analog audio and digital I&Q outputs. Complete stand-alone DF receiver/processor is suited for remote SIGINT and spectrum monitoring applications. Receivers use 16-bit 130 MHz A/D converter and Altera Cyclone III FPGA to achieve both high sensitivity and dynamic range. Offered in 8.75 x 6.50 x 2.02 in. module or 1U 19 in. rack version, series supports communication via RS-232 serial, USB, and Ethernet ports. Read More

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

SDR Receivers support analog audio and digital I&Q outputs.

July 26, 2016

Offered in 8.75 x 6.50 x 2.02 in. module or 1U, 19 in. rack version, MtRF-2100 Series includes 6 models that cover 100 kHz to 550 MHz range. These complete, stand-alone, black box receivers, which use 16-bit, 130 MHz ADC and Altera Cyclone III FPGA to achieve optimal sensitivity and dynamic range, do not require supporting PC. Supporting communication via RS-232 serial, USB, and Ethernet ports, SDRs suit leave-behind SIGINT and spectrum monitoring applications.
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Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Development System evaluates high bandwidth data rates.

May 24, 2016

With PEM009-KIT 60 GHz Development System, designers can perform product development and experimentation of single and multi-carrier high bandwidth modulation covering 57–64 GHz in globally unlicensed ISM frequency spectrum. System incorporates Transmit (PEM001-MIM) and Receive (PEM002-MIM) WR-15 waveguide modules that utilize SiGe BiCMOS semiconductor technology. It supports I/Q and FSK/MSK modulation schemes from user-designed baseband system or from vector modulated programmable AWG. Read More

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

Receiver-Demodulator supports IPTV and broadcast distribution.

April 12, 2016

Equipped with GUI and front panel controls, Model TLV400E-8VSB demodulates all on-air terrestrial 8VSB frequencies and decodes both H.264 and MPEG-2 video formats to IP, HD-SDI, or analog output at 45 Mbps. Video inputs can be 8/16 VSB, DVB-ASI, IP, and SMPTE 310M. Video outputs include DVB-ASI, SMPTE 310M, SDI or HD-SDI, analog component (YPbPr or RGB), composite (NTSC or PAL), or IP. Audio support is via embedded audio or via L/R 5 channel XLR connectors. Read More

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

Digitizer/Wideband Digital Receiver is available in PXIe format.

April 12, 2016

Running up to 3.2 GSPS with up to 2 GHz instantaneous analog bandwidth, 12-bit M9203A allows microwave measurements as component of Keysight solution. Adaptable solution, in addition to integrating core signal-analysis capabilities, features FPGA capable of implementing different functionalities depending on selected firmware option. Custom functions may also be implemented on-board in order to support various application bundles. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

GNSS Reference Station Receivers offer low power draw.

February 9, 2016

PolaRx5 incorporates multi-frequency GNSS engine that supports all major satellite signals, including GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, and BeiDou, as well as regional QZSS and IRNSS satellite systems. Lowering power requirements, this multi-frequency reference receiver can operate on <2 W when receiving GPS and GLONASS satellite signals.
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Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Multiband 400 MHz Transceiver suits telemetry applications.

July 1, 2015

Featuring programmable frequency bands and channels, STD-601 comes in SMD, 20 x 32 x 5 mm package and offers communication range of 600 m (LOS) at 10 mW. Frequency bands – 429,  434, 447, and 458 MHz  – conform to various ISM bands to allow frequencies to be set within wide range, and transparent user data input allows use of proprietary protocol. Module also offers selectable RF power levels – 1, 5, 10, 20, 25, 50 mW – and data rates: 1,200, 2,400, 4,800, 9,600, and 19,200 bps. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Software

Alticast, Strategy & Technology and UniSoft Demonstrate Interactive TV Applications for ATSC at NAB 2015

April 13, 2015

Companies Leverage ATSC to Enable Broadcasters to Deliver new Interactive TV and Advertising Applications BROOMFIELD, Colo. and LONDON — Alticast, Strategy Technology (ST) and UniSoft are partnering to demonstrate how the companies combined technologies enable broadcasters to deliver ATSC Interactive applications by overlaying graphics onto their video content.  This combined tool set and... Read More

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

ALi Announces its Ready-to-Produce Solution Based on M3823 Integrating GINGA Middleware for Brazil Analog Switch-off

April 10, 2015

Taipei - ALi Corporation, a leading Set-Top Box (STB) chipset solution provider, today announced its ready-to-produce set-top-box platform integrating well established GINGA middleware solutions for Brazil's Analog Switch-off(ASO) initiatives. ALi is collaborating with strategic manufacturing and branding partners to deliver this cost optimized design for the Brazilian market. The unified... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Controls & Controllers

Farpointe Ranger® Long Range Wireless Transmitter Opens Gate to Paradise

April 6, 2015

Integrated with Gate Entry System, Long Range Solution Opens Kolea at Waikoloa Beach Resort's Main Gate Sunnyvale, Calif., USA - - Farpointe Data, a DORMA Group Company, the access control industry's trusted global partner for RFID solutions, today announced that its Ranger WRR-4+ 433 MHz receiver is used to gain admittance to the main gate of the Kolea at Waikoloa Beach Resort on the... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Services, Software

Major International Deployment of Ultra HD Services Relies on Alticast's AltiProtect Conditional Access Solution for Security

April 2, 2015

South Korea's CJ Hellovision is Latest Service Provider to Launch Ultra HD Services SEOUL, South Korea - Alticast, a global partner for the delivery of media entertainment, has been selected to provide the security for the ambitious rollout of Ultra High Definition (Ultra HD) video services by CJ Hellovision, South Korea's largest cable television operator which now offers both live... Read More

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

Broadcom Powers First Ultra HD Android TV Set-top Box

March 16, 2015

Free Selects Broadcom Set-top Box and Connectivity Devices for Next-Generation Android TV Platform IRVINE, Calif. – Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM), a global innovation leader in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications, today announced it is powering the first Ultra High Definition (Ultra HD) Android TV set-top box (STB). Offered by Free, a leading French... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Broadband Coaxial Limiters protect RF receiver components.

March 11, 2015

Offered in 7 unique designs ruggedized to meet MIL-STD-202, RF limiters operate in bands from 0.5–40 GHz and protect sensitive RF receiver components in close proximity to high-power signals while suppressing even-order harmonics under hard limiting conditions. Products provide low leakage power (10–15 dBm) to sensitive control components in receiver chain and exhibit CW power handling up to 100 W peak power as well as recovery time of 10–100 nsec. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

EMI Receiver Upgrade extends frequency.

March 11, 2015

With upgrade, users can extend installed maximum frequency of existing standards-compliant MXE EMI Receiver to 8.4, 26.5, or 44 GHz, enabling test labs to keep units current and extend instrument longevity. Receiver retains its existing options, applications, and serial number, and upgrade includes installation, calibration, and 1-year warranty. Read More

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

DM® 3.0 Sets the New Digital Standard for Every Room

February 9, 2015

Four core digital standards embedded in DigitalMedia™ product line transforms AV distribution and AV industry yet again. Rockleigh, NJ, – Crestron stand #2-C-24 is sure to be the hub of activity at Integrated Systems Europe 2015 in Amsterdam, February 10–12, with the establishment of the new DM 3.0 standard, and live demonstrations of more DigitalMedia™ 4K products. DM is still the... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

DigPilot Relies on Septentrio GNSS RTK OEM Receiver Boards for 3D Machine Guidance System

February 9, 2015

Wireless System Can Be Easily Moved from One Machine to Another, Saving Money and Increasing Productivity TORRANCE, Calif. — DigPilot, a leading Norwegian supplier of surveying equipment and instruments for building and construction, has developed a flexible 3D machine guidance system based on Septentrio’s AsteRx2eH OEM GNSS receivers. AsteRx2eH is a single-board dual-frequency... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Safety & Security Equipment

Wireless Doorbell Button includes 4-channel voice receiver.

January 29, 2015

When activated, Model STI-V34600 sends wireless radio signal to 4-channel voice receiver, which offers 10 tones/tunes and 53 selectable words in English or Spanish. Up to 4 tones/tunes or words can be programmed in sequence to identify which door requires assistance. Featuring 500 ft range (line of sight) between button and receiver, doorbell is supervised for low battery and signal reception and is both water- and weather-resistant for outdoor use. Read More