Communication Systems & Equipment

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

Evaluation Kits help create low-power WANs.

May 25, 2016

Comprising 2 Motes (LoRaWAN™ sensors) based on RN2483 or RN2903 LoRa modules, LoRaWAN gateway, and local LoRaWAN server application, LoRa® Evaluation Kits provide components to create Low-Power Wide Area Network in Europe or North America. Driven by LoRa Alliance, LoRa technology achieves 10-mile range and 10-year battery life. Technology targets low data rates and low-duty-cycle... Read More

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... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

LCR and ESR Meter offers Bluetooth-enabled connection.

May 23, 2016

With Smart Tweezers ST5S-BT, users can remotely record measurements as they are done, allowing review of previous measurements to save time while working with surface mount technology. Design combines multimeter with set of sharp tweezers that are able to grasp components, including those on packed PCB or loose. Bluetooth-enabled unit, offering basic accuracy of 0.2%, can connect to computers and... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Broadband RF Switches offer optimized isolation, power handling.

May 23, 2016

Supplied in 4 x 4 mm, 16-pin QFN packages, F2932 and F2933 silicon-based, low-distortion, 50 Ω, SPDT switches operate at 50–8,000 MHz. Both offer similar RF performance, pin out, and control, and F2932 has additional Enable/Disable feature that lets all RF paths be put into an off state and disable VCTL feature. At 4 GHz, F2932 and F2933 deliver 66 dB isolation; low distortion of 64 dBm... Read More

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... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Wireless Companion Speakers feature battery-powered design.

May 23, 2016

Operating 6–8 hr on single charge, Liberty AIR and MegaVox AIR can be placed 150+ ft from transmitter. AIR wireless technology offers 100 user-selectable channels operating within 900 MHz frequency, which limits interference from competing signals. Speakers can also operate in wired mode, which only requires flipping switch and plugging in cable. AIR companion transmitter also connects with... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Frequency Synthesizer suits complex timing networks.

May 20, 2016

With 8 fractional and 2 integer output dividers, IDT® 8T49N1012 FemtoClock® NG offers single-chip solution that helps resolve complex timing requirements. Device features 12 configurable clock outputs and phase jitter performance of less than 500 fs RMS (12 kHz to 20 MHz). Output frequencies range from 8 kHz to 1 GHz differential, 250 MHz LVCMOS. Programmable through I2C interface,... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

BroadRange Distributed Amplifiers(TM) Feature Industry Leading Dynamic Range over Ultra-Wide Bandwidths

May 20, 2016

Chelmsford, MA – Custom MMIC, a leading developer of performance driven monolithic microwave integrated circuits (MMICs), has developed a growing family of distributed amplifiers, called BroadRange Distributed Amplifiers™, with bandwidths from DC to 50 GHz. The distributed amplifiers provide industry leading performance in terms of dynamic range, frequency bandwidth and power consumption.... Read More

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

Reference Kit accelerates adoption of wireless charging.

May 19, 2016

Comprised of transmitter (P9235A-R) and receiver (P9027LP-R), with 3 different coil size options, Qi-based Reference Kit helps integrate wireless charging into compact electronics requiring 0.5–3 W, such as smartwatches, headphones, fitness trackers, and portable medical devices. Support materials include user manuals, layout guides, layout instantiation modules, schematics, bill-of-materials,... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

SPDT Silicon Switch reduces size, power in cellular RF front ends.

May 18, 2016

Manufactured using silicon technology and supplied in SMT 4 x 4 mm LFCSP, ADRF5130 is specified at 0.7–3.5 GHz with 0.6 dB typ insertion loss, isolation of 50 dB, linearity of +68 dBm, and peak power handling of 44 W during continuous operation mode. Features include 2,000 V ESD protection on all device pins and fast CMOS-compatible control interface with <1 µsec switching time.... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless Network Module offers Serial and Ethernet modes.

May 17, 2016

Employing Spread Spectrum Frequency Hopping technology, bi-directional WNM Wireless Network Module provides wireless communications link between field sites that are rugged or impassable terrain, with single unit transmitting for up to 30 miles and ability to act as repeater for virtually unlimited transmission range. Operating at standard frequencies of 902–928 MHz or 2.4–2.4835 GHz, module... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Custom RF Filters enhance military/commercial system performance.

May 16, 2016

Custom quick-turn RF filters meet demands of military and commercial systems/sub-systems. Options include frequencies spanning HF to 20 GHz, 3 dB bandwidths from 0.1% to 28%, and up to 50 W power handling. Along with Bandpass, Lowpass, Highpass, and Bandstop (Notch) filter shapes, products are available in standard Cavity, Lumped Element, and Distributed (Stripline or Microstrip) filter... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Mounting & Attaching Products

Waveguide Twists operate from 18-110 GHz across 7 bands.

May 13, 2016

Available in sizes from WR-42 (18 GHz) to WR-10 (110 GHz) and suitable for waveguide systems requiring gradual turn in polarization and waveform, precision 45° and 90° waveguide twists prevent unwanted signal transmission distortion. Gold-plated brass construction offers electrical performance with VSWR as low as 1.02:1 and insertion loss as low as 0.2 dB. Square and circular UG-style... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

DAS Absorber and Antenna Holder mitigate PIM.

May 13, 2016

To optimize installation, PIMinator® Distributed Antenna Systems are available with DASACHOLDER above-ceiling antenna holder. Plastic holder does not interfere with aesthetics of building and does not induce passive intermodulation. Attaching to plastic holder or surrounding structures, DASACABSORBER helps mitigate effects of PIM sources by absorbing reflections on cellular radio frequencies... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Fixed Frequency Synthesizer features integrated reference.

May 09, 2016

Housed in PLL-V12N package measuring 0.6 x 0.6 x 0.16 in., Model RFS5900A-LF operates at 5,900 MHz which is phase locked to 10 MHz reference with stability of ±2.5 ppm. PPL features typical phase noise of -80 dBc/H, -85 dBc/Hz, and -103 dBc/Hz at 1 kHz, 10 kHz, and 100 kHz offsets, respectively. RoHS-compliant device delivers output power of 3±2 dBm while operating off VCO voltage supply of... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Waterman Broadcasting Updates ENG Operations with JVC Prohd Cameras

May 09, 2016

WAYNE, NJ – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced Waterman Broadcasting, based in Fort Myers, Fla., is updating its camera fleet with 33 GY-HM890 and 11 GY-HM660 JVC ProHD cameras. The new cameras will be used for the co-located news operations of WBBH -TV (NBC) and WZVN-TV (ABC), which produce 14 hours of local news per day in Fort Myers-Naples... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Non-Industrial Products

Handheld Link 16 Radio increases digital situational awareness.

May 06, 2016

Single dismounted operator can interact with incoming aircraft, digitally identify their location, and designate enemy targets for air attack solely using ViaSat Battlefield Awareness and Targeting System - Dismounted (BATS-D). Accelerating enemy force engagement, this digital device affords access to digital Common Operational Picture and situational awareness to help prevent potential... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

GaN Coaxial Power Amplifier operates in 2-6 GHz band.

May 05, 2016

Operating from +28 V power supply, Model PE15A5025 offers 50 dB of small signal gain with saturated output power level of +47 dBm and 30% power added efficiency. While generating 50 W of saturated output power under worst case conditions, output harmonic response is -15 dBc and spurious levels are kept at -70 dBc. Amplifier includes integrated voltage regulation, bias sequencing circuitry, DC... Read More

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

Wireless IoT Radios offer 2 Mbps throughput at 4 Mbps link rate.

May 05, 2016

With flexible radio design supporting link rate of up to 4 Mbps, ZumLink increases bandwidth and reduces power consumption while enabling multiple possibilities for collecting, protecting, transporting and controlling data from network end points back to server. This wireless IoT Sensor-2-Server™ solution, consisting of 2 radio modules, board-level embeddable device, and enclosed... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Multichannel Audio Distribution Hub connects up to 512 receivers.

May 04, 2016

Eight-channel distribution system, powered Analog Audio Distribution Hub, balances input signals, distributes signals on UTP, and converts them back at each receiver. Stereo audio signals can be sent over Cat5 or better wiring for run >100 m. Able to be cascaded twice (3 tiers) to yield total distribution of 512 receivers from one input source, this product is suited for deployment in such... Read More