Satellite Receivers IRDs

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, 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™ RTX™ 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 8–512 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 250–2,350 MHz range, frequency shift keying (FSK), and digital satellite equipment control (DiSEqC). Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Communication Systems & Equipment

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' 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

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

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–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

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

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

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

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 110–250 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, Electronic Components & Devices

GPS Receiver IC supports dual antennas.

October 9, 2013

Housed in 5 x 5 mm QFN40 package with 2 RF inputs, Venus816 supports dual passive antenna and active antenna inputs, automatic switching from passive antenna to active antenna, and active antenna short circuit protection without requiring extra external components. On-chip LNA with 20 dB gain and 0.9 dB noise figure is used with one input, offering cascaded system noise figure of 1.2 dB. Featuring 40 Hz update rate, IC works with GPS, QZSS, and SBAS signals. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

DVB Satellite Receiver aids transition to IP-based solutions.

October 7, 2013

Featuring two integrated DVB-S/DVB-S2 demodulators, R&S AVG050 processes incoming signals for DVB-T/DVB-T2/DVB C/DVB-C2 networks. Built-in BISS descrambler and 2 CI slots are provided for DVB-compatible decryption. After decrypting incoming streams, receiver can output them as IP or ASI signal. Organized user interface is provided for intuitive configuration and monitoring. Via SNMP interface, automatic configuration and monitoring are also possible. Read More

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

Multi-Function Tester supports base station measurements.

August 29, 2013

Combining cable and antenna analyzer, GPS receiver, 150 kHz to 7.1 GHz spectrum analyzer, and internal power meter, MT8220T BTS Master offers line sweeping, comprehensive wireless measurements, spectrum analysis, and interference tracking in handheld solution. Two-port dynamic range of >100 dB over key cellular frequency range of 400–2,800 MHz allows users to conduct cellular repeater testing where isolation measurements up to 100 dB are required. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

GNSS Survey Receiver delivers real-time 10-cm positioning.

April 26, 2013

Using TERRASTAR-D Precise Point Positioning (PPP) augmentation service, APS-T provides real-time, decimeter-level GNSS surveying solution without need for local reference station with UHF radios or cellular coverage from Real-Time Kinematic (RTK) networks. Solution contains Septentrio GNSS receiver with embedded L-band modem and is fully upgradeable to GNSS RTK rover if higher accuracy is required. Unit can be configured from data collector through Bluetooth or serial cable connection. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Communication Systems & Equipment

Integrated Receiver/Decoder provides 4:2:2 decode.

April 9, 2013

Intended for broadcasters, cable/satellite operators, and telecom services, BE-IRD-5600 features front panel confidence monitor, frame synchronization capabilities, and both 4:2:2/4:2:0 and MPEG-2/MPEG-4 (H.264/AVC) decoding. Built-in multiplexer allows user to create customized single program or multiple program transport streams over IP. Other features include BISS/BISS-E descrambler, HD to SD down-conversion, and 2 PCMCIA Common Interface card slots to support Conditional Access systems. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

GPS/GNSS Receiver and OCXO offers precision timing.

March 27, 2013

Featuring 76 x 20 x 38 mm footprint, GXClok™-500 integrates 50-channel GPS/GNSS receiver with crystal oscillator module. Device features low phase noise of -95 dBc/Hz at 1 Hz from 10 MHz carrier and high frequency stability of ±3E-10 over temperature range of -40 to +85°C. Consuming 3 W nominal, GXClok-500 provides precision timing for satcom, telecom, navigation, broadcast, defense, and instrumentation applications. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

5-in-1 Multi-GNSS Receiver SoC supports Beidou constellations.

February 4, 2013

Able to discover GPS, Beidou, GLONASS, Galileo, and QZSS constellations, MT3332/MT3333 delivers signal acquisition and tracking sensitivity to enhance signal quality in cities, tunnels, or multi-story car-parks. Multi-GNSS receiver design can reduce cumulative distance and positioning error accumulated over time/multiple hops, improving navigation accuracy. Also included, AlwaysLocate™ technology can identify user's state and automatically adjust satellite signal receiving modes. Read More