Satellite Receivers IRDs

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Multi-Constellation GNSS RTK Receiver offers in-field versatility.

May 23, 2016

Able to function as rover or base station to meet professional surveyors' needs, 544-channel Altus APS3G is built on AsteRx4 engine and tracks all-in-view GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, IRNSS, SBAS, Galileo and QZSS, including E6/L6, and all other signals available in medium term. AIM technology, with 3 notch filters for in-band jamming and chirp jammer resistance, promotes accuracy and resilience in all conditions, and 2 hot-swappable batteries provide up to 14 hr of operation without recharging. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

Continuously Operating Reference Station targets state DOTs.

April 14, 2016

Powered by AsteRx4 multi-frequency engine, PolaRx5 CORS offers 544 hardware channels and supports all major satellite signals including GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, and BeiDou, as well as regional satellite systems such as QZSS and IRNSS. AIM+ technology enables PolaRx5 to filter out intentional/unintentional sources of radio interference from narrowband signals over high-powered pulsed signals to chirp jammers and Iridium transmitters. Web, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth interfaces offer visibility and control. 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.<br /> Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

GNSS Receiver supports data collection with mobile devices.

September 23, 2015

When paired with mobile device using Bluetooth® or USB connectivity, R2 GNSS Receiver adds GNSS capabilities to enable high-accuracy data collection in surveying applications. Multi-constellation receiver achieves sub-meter to centimeter positioning and supports GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, BeiDou, and QZSS satellite signals as well as Satellite Based Augmentation Systems. With 1-button operation and field swappable battery, receiver can be pole or vehicle mounted or carried on backpack. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

LTE Access Points offer secure connection and network scalability.

September 11, 2015

Designed for enterprise and industry vertical IoT solutions, EZ LTE Off-the-Shelf smart eNodeB indoor/outdoor access points provide broadband carrier grade connectivity for private networks. Solution offers network scalability and connects securely to any private IP network behind Enterprise firewall or Private/Public/Hybrid Clouds. Delivering LTE QoS and security, solution is powered by Lemko 5G networking software featuring virtualized, distributed EPC and IMS managed on cloud. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

GNSS Receiver enables data collection with smart devices.

February 16, 2015

Working with iOS, Android, or Windows® mobile handhelds, smartphones, and tablets using Bluetooth® connectivity, pocket-sized R1 GNSS Receiver adds GNSS geo-location capabilities to transform devices into high-accuracy mobile data collection systems. Multi-constellation receiver offers all-day battery life and supports GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, BeiDou, and QZSS satellite signals. By adding optional Trimble ViewPoint&trade; RTX&trade; correction service, users can achieve sub-meter accuracy. Read More

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&ndash;512 Mbit external SPI Flash data logging. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

ODU Satellite Chipset increases service availability and quality.

January 7, 2015

Offering 32 user-band output channels and 32 output channels (selectable from any LNB input), BCM4554 adds support for up to 32 resident STBs on one coaxial cable within multiple dwelling unit. This lets operators deliver more services to additional subscribers without new satellite dish installations. Along with 28 nm process, features include 4 RF inputs and 1 RF output covering 250&ndash;2,350 MHz range, frequency shift keying (FSK), and digital satellite equipment control (DiSEqC). Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Satellite Device/GPS Receiver increase satellite operator options.

December 24, 2014

Combining BCM4551 satellite TV device with BCM4771 GPS receiver, GPS-enabled satellite outdoor unit (ODU) device lets operators track location of subscriber equipment and pinpoint service issues within residence. Satellite solution resides in low-noise block (LNB) of subscribers&#39; satellite dishes, enabling operators to better position dish installations and reduce metering equipment expenses and truck rolls. Also, GPS technology within LNB lets operators geo-lock content to subscribers. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

GNSS Receiver Module offers continuous positioning.

December 15, 2014

Based on Venus 8 multi-GNSS platform, S2525DR8 GNSS Dead-Reckoning Module offers accuracy for both indoor and outdoor positioning. Module uses automotive-grade XV-8100CB analog output gyroscope and 16-bit differential ADC. A 3D option adds barometric pressure sensor on-board, while vehicle dynamics monitoring option adds accelerometer. Measuring 25 x 25 mm, module contains level shifter, capable of direct interface to vehicle odometer and forward/reverse signals ranging from 3V&ndash;30 V. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

GNSS Receiver captures and processes RTK data.

November 4, 2014

Featuring lightweight 1.67 lb design with built-in Web interface, Model APS-NR2 enables high-precision surveying and geolocation. Unit works continuously with hot-swappable batteries and can be recharged from any USB port. With dual cellular antennae, automatic switchover eliminates downtime due to signal loss. Built-in Wi-Fi lets users configure and monitor unit as well as stream data directly to tablet. Receiver can communicate seamlessly with Esri cloud-based platforms. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Altus Positioning Systems Partners with Entegra Technologies to Deliver Industrial-Strength Tablet with High-Accuracy RTK Positioning

October 16, 2014

On display at INTERGEO this week in Berlin at Booth A1.060/FG.006 Torrance, Calif. – Altus Positioning Systems, a Septentrio company, announces the integration of their APS-GeoPod product with Entegra Technologies' Crossfire Pro™ Tablet. This collaboration, targeting the oil and gas, survey, GIS and transportation industries, provides a high-performance tablet-based solution for... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Trimble Offers More Flexibility for Surveyors with Expanded GNSS Portfolio

October 14, 2014

Trimble Now Offers Continuous RTK Level Accuracy with Enhancement to RTX-based Trimble xFill Technology BERLIN – Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) introduced today additions to its Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) portfolio--the Trimble® NetR9 Geospatial receiver; the Trimble Geo7X with Trimble Access™ field software onboard; and enhanced Trimble xFill™ functionality that provides... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Seismic and Geodetic System monitors infrastructure.

August 28, 2014

Combining 220-channel GNSS receiver, broadband seismic recorder, and force-balance triaxial accelerometer, Trimble® SG160-09 SeismoGeodetic System provides real-time GNSS positioning and seismic data for earthquake early warning and volcano monitoring as well as infrastructure monitoring for buildings, bridges, dams, and other natural and manmade structures. System includes variable size, industrial-grade USB drive to support transmission of real-time telemetry data. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Telemetry Receiver System fosters wireless data logging.

July 23, 2014

By automatically gathering data from any Gen II logger, Gen II RC250 enables monitoring of different values to create custom data logging system. Users can also receive and send Gen II transmitter data to third-party or customized software via Modbus/serial, eliminating need to run wires across plant or factory floor. Supporting 160 channels max, system operated from 110&ndash;250 Vac power supply or built-in rechargeable battery pack, features SMA antenna socket, and comes in aluminum case. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

GNSS RTK Receiver targets Esri community.

July 18, 2014

Weighing 1.5 lb, Model APS-NR2 works on virtually all RTK networks and communicates seamlessly with Esri cloud-based platforms. Unit features dual cellular antennae with automatic switchover, and built-in Wi-Fi that enables user to configure and monitor unit and stream data directly to tablet. Running all day on hot-swappable batteries, receiver recharges from any USB port. Open architecture lets user choose data collector software or interface directly with Esri ArcGIS Online. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

RTK Surveying Receiver features built-in Wi-Fi.

June 5, 2014

Built around 132-channel GPS/GLONASS L1/L2/L2C SBAS receiver, Model APS-NR2 features internal 3.5G Quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE cellular modem that supports RTK network connectivity. Rover has Web interface and integrated Wi-Fi for remote configuration and status monitoring, as well as Bluetooth for real-time data streaming. In parallel to RTK positioning, data can be recorded on removable 2 GB SD memory card for post-processing. Measuring 2.7 x 6.6 in. IP67-rated device operates from -40 to +85°C. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Global Navigation Satellite Receiver From Galileo Satellite Navigation Now Available on Cadence Tensilica ConnX DSP IP Cores

March 4, 2014

Demonstration available at the 2014 Mobile World Congress BARCELONA, Spain, -- Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, and Galileo Satellite Navigation, Ltd. (GSN), a developer of multi-system Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) products including software receiver technology, today announced that Galileo's software-based GNSS... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Telefonica Relies on Technicolor for the Strategic Mass Roll-Out of High Definition Services for Their Satellite and Cable Broadcasting Networks

January 14, 2014

PARIS — Technicolor's innovative high definition set top boxes enable an optimized, rapid and cost efficient way for Telefonica to bring cutting edge services to its customers' homes. Technicolor (Euronext Paris: TCH), a worldwide technology leader in the media and entertainment sector, today announced a global partnership with Telefonica as its strategic Satellite Set-top Box provider to... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

CRP MEDIOS Y ENTRETENIMIENTO SAC Radio Upgrades Key Broadcast Equipment with IDC's STAR Pro Audio Solution

December 2, 2013

Ottawa, ON – In a strategic move to bring the most comprehensive radio options to over 30 million Peruvian listeners, International Datacasting Corporation (TSX: IDC) is pleased to announce that CRP MEDIOS Y ENTRETENIMIENTO SAC will upgrade its network across Peru using IDC’s STAR Pro Audio™ Receivers. IDC’s STAR system offers a technological leap forward by saving up to 60% in satellite... Read More