Communication Systems & Equipment

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

PoL DC-DC Converters feature high power density.

Mar 24, 2016

Delivering 6, 12, and 18 A, respectively, Models OKDL-T/6-W12, OKDL-T/12-W12, and OKDL-T/18-W12 can be monitored and configured via PMBus™ communications. Digitally controlled, non-isolated units accept input voltages from 4.5–14 V and have adjustable output voltage range from 0.6–5 V. Measuring 0.48 x 0.48 x 0.315 in., converters offer typical efficiency of 91.6% at 12 Vin and... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Microsemi DIGI-G4's Encryption Engine to Lead Secured Optical Connectivity to the Cloud

Mar 24, 2016

DIGI-G4's CrypOTN Architecture Awarded FIPS 197 Certification ALISO VIEJO, Calif. – Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today announced its DIGI-G4, the company's latest DIGI Optical Transport Network (OTN) processor enabling the transition to 400G OTN switching solutions,... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Wireless Intercom Systems support workgroup communications.

Mar 23, 2016

Powered by MULTIVOICE technology, OTTO Connect 200 Series supports up to 8 simultaneous speakers on single channel and virtually unlimited listeners over secure and clear communications network. Intercoms and headsets feature full-duplex, hands-free communication over distances up to 4,000 ft and with up to 18 hours of talk time. Operating in 900 MHz frequency band, each intercom has 6... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

OFS Announces Two of its Products are Being Recognized by the 2016 Lightwave Innovation Reviews

Mar 22, 2016

Norcross, GA – OFS, a leading edge designer, manufacturer and supplier of innovative fiber optic network solutions, announced today that two of its products are being recognized by the 2016 Lightwave Innovation Reviews. In the reviews, the company’s LaserWave® FLEX WideBand Multimode Fiber received a score of 4.5 out of 5 points and the InvisiLight® Optical Solutions earned a score of... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Bluetooth Low Energy Modules extend range and key feature support.

Mar 21, 2016

Extending range of Bluetooth® to 400 m, EZ-BLE™ PSoC® XT/XR opens up use of Bluetooth connectivity to home automation, industrial, and smart city applications. Solution occupies 9.5 x 14.5 mm, 32-pad footprint and operates from -40 to +105°C. Also available, EZ-BLE PRoC™ CYBLE-222014-01, which is drop-in compatible with Cypress 128/256 KB flash memory Bluetooth 4.1... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Reflective RF Switch exceeds DOCSIS 3.1 linearity demands.

Mar 21, 2016

Covering 5–1,794 MHz range, UltraCMOS® PE42723 comes in 12-lead, 3 x 3 mm QFN package and achieves -121 dBc second harmonic and -140 dBc third harmonic at 17 MHz. This SPDT switch enables dual upstream/downstream band architecture in cable CPE devices and also supports DOCSIS 3.0 requirements to facilitate migration. Insertion loss, 0.3 dB at 1218 MHz, preserves noise figure and... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Peregrine Semiconductor's RF Switches Reach Market Acceptance in the Cable Industry

Mar 21, 2016

Peregrine's RF Switches Offer an Easy Transition from DOCSIS® 3.0 to 3.1 Technology with a Dual-Band Architecture SAN DIEGO – Peregrine Semiconductor Corp., founder of RF SOI (silicon on insulator) and pioneer of advanced RF solutions, announces its high linearity RF switches are designed into multiple DOCSIS 3.1 certified cable modems. CableLabs, the research and development... Read More

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

Xilinx Debuts Multiple Industry-First Solutions for Ultra-High Bandwidth Optical Networks at OFC 2016

Mar 18, 2016

Offerings include never-before-seen demonstrations of FlexE, Beyond 100G OTN solutions, 16nm UltraScale+ FPGA with integrated RS-FEC, and 56G PAM4 transceiver performance SAN JOSE, Calif. - Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) will introduce multiple industry-first solutions for ultra-high bandwidth optical networks at OFC 2016.  Targeting OTN and Datacenter Interconnect (DCI) applications, these never... Read More

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

Oclaro Showcases Powerful Product Line-Up to Help Data Center Operators and Service Providers Accelerate the Transition to 100/400Gbit/s Single Mode Fiber Networks

Mar 18, 2016

- Features live demo of the industry's first SFP28-LR Lite I-temp and SFP28-ER interoperating with QSFP28 CWDM4 - Showcases full-interoperability between Oclaro's 2nd generation CFP and CFP2, CFP4 and newly introduced QSFP28 module SAN JOSE, Calif. - Oclaro, Inc. (NASDAQ: OCLR), a leading provider and innovator of optical communications solutions, today announced its OFC 2016 line-up of... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Broadcast System enables single-source video, audio distribution.

Mar 18, 2016

UTP A/V Distribution Hub, AV608, has baseband video with 2 channels of line-level audio transmit through distribution amplifier. This creates 8 output sets (video + stereo audio) from one source. Powered unit can be cascaded twice (3 tiers) to yield total distribution of 512 displays from one input source. System supports NTSC, PAL, SECAM, CCTV color video, and stereo audio signals over total... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

RFID Safety Switches combine flexibility and high reliability.

Mar 17, 2016

Providing protection against unauthorized access or manipulation for machine operators and equipment, RFID-coded STS Series can be employed stand-alone or wired in series in sets of up to 30 while maintaining PLe/Category 4 safety ratings. High-reliability devices, capable of actuation in 5 operator-definable directions of approach with actuating distances of 8 mm, are rated for 24 Vdc... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment

Digital Alert Systems Announces Major Software Upgrade for DASDEC(TM) Platforms

Mar 17, 2016

New Alert Agent™ Simplifies Configuration Management and Enables Unprecedented Level of Control to Handle Any EAS Issue LYNDONVILLE, N.Y. – Digital Alert Systems (DAS), a division of Monroe Electronics, will soon release a major software upgrade to the DASDEC™ platforms for advanced Emergency Alert Systems (EAS) and Common Alerting Protocol (CAP) messaging compliance. The new software,... Read More

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

Accurate 79 GHz Radar increases liquid level measurement accuracy.

Mar 16, 2016

With 79 GHz transmission frequency, Micropilot NMR81 produces sharply focused microwave beam angle of 3° or 4° that ensures safe and reliable measurements without any interfering signals even in narrow tanks with baffles and down to bottom of tall tanks. Measuring ranges reach up to 70 m, and instrument measures up to 30 m with accuracy to ±0.5 mm in custody transfer... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Future Electronics Promotes EZ-BLE PSoC Modules and PMICs from Cypress

Mar 16, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, has announced immediate shipping availability of EZ-BLE PSoC Modules and PMICs from Cypress. The EZ-BLE PSoC Module from Cypress is a fully integrated, fully certified, 11 x 11 x 1.8mm, programmable, Bluetooth Smart or Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) module designed for ease-of-use, and reduces... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

Vishay Intertechnology to Highlight Leading Vishay Electro-Films Products at OFC 2016

Mar 15, 2016

Technology Lineup to Include Custom Submounts and Substrates, RF Capacitors, and Wire-Bondable Products MALVERN, Pa. — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that it will be showcasing its latest industry-leading Vishay Electro-Films (EFI) solutions at the 2016 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition (OFC 2016), taking place March 20-24 at the Anaheim Convention... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Athermal AWG suit extreme temperature applications.

Mar 15, 2016

Based on optical packaging technology, Super Athermal AWGs can be used for such channel-dense DWDM applications as 25 GHz DWDM as well as extreme-temperature (-40 to +85°C) operating environments for outside-plant deployments. Products can be made to support total of 20 pm or less wavelength drift, which is equivalent to 0.15 pm/°C shift. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Power Transmission

Driver Amplifier offers high gain over wide bandwidth.

Mar 11, 2016

Featuring frequency range of 2–9 GHz, Model CMD232 is suited for military, space, and communications systems that require small size and high linearity. At 6 GHz, GaAs MMIC driver amplifier delivers greater than 15 dB of gain with corresponding output 1 dB compression point of +17 dBm and output IP3 of 23 dBm. Device's 50 Ω matched design eliminates need for external DC blocks and RF... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Satellite Networking System supports extended applications.

Mar 09, 2016

With System 6.0 software, JUPITER™ high-throughput satellite networking solution provides enterprise features that expand addressable market opportunities, such as optimized routing, satellite backhaul for 3G/4G LTE cellular networks, and dynamic satellite backup for terrestrial services. Virtual Network Operator capabilities maximize HTS capacity, while mobility features enable integration... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Wolfspeed Has Shipped GaN RF Devices Surpassing 1.3 Gigawatts Output Power While Achieving Industry-Leading Reliability

Mar 08, 2016

Durham, N.C. - Wolfspeed, A Cree Company, announced that as of the end of 2015, it shipped GaN-on-SiC RF power transistors with a combined RF output power of more than 1.3 gigawatts. Wolfspeed achieved this milestone while maintaining a failure-in-time rate (FIT rate) of 5-per-billion device hours, illustrating the industry-leading reliability and performance of Wolfspeed’s GaN-on-SiC devices.... Read More