Pentek Inc

  • One Park Way Upper Saddle River
    NJ 07458
    United Kingdom
  • 001 201 818-5900
  • 001 201 818-5904

Pentek Inc Articles

Displaying 1 - 20 of 117
27th April 2021
8-channel phase coherent RF signal recorder released

Pentek has introduced a new addition to the Talon series of recorders, the Talon Model RTR 2628 8-channel, phase coherent, 4U 19" rackmount RF signal recorder with integrated RF tuners and A/D converters. The rugged rackmount system is designed to operate under conditions of vibration and extended operating temperatures.

23rd February 2021
L-band RF tuner XMC FPGA module enhances SATCOM

Pentek has announced the newest member of its highly popular Jade family of high-performance XMC FPGA modules. The Jade Model 71891 XMC module is an L-Band RF tuner with two 400MHz A/Ds based on the high density Xilinx Kintex UltraScale FPGA. The Model 71891 is designed for connection directly to SATCOM or communications system L-band signals.

25th January 2021
Additions to the Quartz RFSoC Architecture family

Pentek has introduced additions to the Quartz RFSoC Architecture family, the Model 6350S and Model 6353S (Gen 3 RFSoC), eight-channel A/D and D/A converter subsystems in rugged small form factor package.

8th December 2020
Higher bandwidth Gen 3 RFSoC solutions available

Pentek has announced extensions to their proven Quartz RFSoC product family by introducing the QuartzXM eXpress Module, the Model 6003, adding greater RF performance and scalability. The QuartzXM Model 6003, based on the Xilinx Zynq UltraScale+ RFSoC Gen 3, provides full sub-6 GHz direct-RF I/O support and greater flexibility with more decimation and interpolation options.

9th November 2020
Quartz RFSoC enclosure for harsh environments

Pentek has introduced an addition to the Quartz RFSoC Architecture family, the Model 6350, an eight-channel A/D and D/A converter system in a rugged small form factor enclosure. Based on the Xilinx Zynq UltraScale+ RFSoC FPGA, the Model 6350 is very suitable for SIGINT and COMINT, military communications, EW countermeasures, radar transceiver, test and measurement, SATCOM, LiDAR, 5G and LTE wireless applications.

29th September 2020
Pentek high-speed synchroniser for Quartz RFSoC products

Pentek has introduced a board to the Quartz RFSoC Architecture family, the Model 5903, a 3U VPX high-speed synchroniser and distribution board, optimised for Pentek products using the Xilinx Zynq UltraScale+ RFSoC. The Model 5903 synchronises up to eight 8-channel Pentek Quartz family boards within a system, enabling synchronous sampling and timing for a wide range of multichannel high-speed data acquisition, DSP, radar, beamforming, 5G, electron...

1st September 2020
Pentek 6GHz ultra-wideband Talon RF/IF rackmount recorder extends bandwidths

Pentek has introduced a new addition to the Talon Series of recorders, the Model RTR 2742 4U 19-inch rackmount recorder. The Talon RTR 2742 is a turn-key record and playback system for ultra-wideband analogue RF/IF signals. Using two 12-bit, 6.4GHz A/D converters, this system can achieve sustained recording of 2.4GHz bandwidth signals at rates up to 6 GBytes per second.

28th July 2020
Pentek Quartz RFSoC PCIe board for wireless applications

Pentek has introduced an addition to the Quartz RFSoC Architecture family, the Model 7050, an eight-channel A/D and D/A converter, PCIe double-wide board based on the Xilinx Zynq UltraScale+ RFSoC. The Model 7050 brings RFSoC performance to PC platforms with a complete system on a board.

30th June 2020
Pentek Talon for RFSoC accelerates real-time recording

Pentek has introduced a new addition to the Pentek Talon Series of recorders, the Model RTR 2757 4U 19-inch rackmount recorder. This new recorder complements Pentek's Quartz RFSoC products that stream digitised wide bandwidth signals across 100 Gigabit Ethernet. The R 2757 is capable of capturing these streams in real time at rates as high as 12.5 Gigabytes per second.

3rd June 2020
ArchiTek FPGA development suite for Talon Recorders

Pentek has announced its ArchiTek FPGA Development Suite, a product for adding custom IP to select Pentek Talon recording systems. ArchiTek is a comprehensive development environment that enables engineers to add FPGA IP to recording systems, such as threshold detection, spectral filtering, digital down-conversion, signal classification, demodulation and many other digital signal processing techniques.

6th April 2020
Four-channel XMC for waveform generation

Pentek has announced its most recent addition to the Jade Architecture family, the Jade Model 71871, a four-channel 1.25 GHz D/A converter XMC for RF and IF waveform generation. The Model 71871 combines two Texas Instruments DAC3484s to deliver four independent analogue outputs each through its own digital upconverter and 16-bit D/A with sampling rates to 1.25GHz.

12th February 2020
Sentinel recorder for military signal intelligence

Pentek has announced a major addition to its popular family of Talon signal recording and playback systems, the RTR 2654 26.5GHz RF Sentinel Intelligent Signal Scanning rackmount recorder for military signal intelligence. The RTR 2654 combines the power of a Pentek Talon Recording System with a 25.6GHz RF tuner and Pentek's Sentinel intelligent signal scanning software

29th January 2020
Quartz RFSoC board for SOSA reference architecture

Pentek has introduced the Quartz Model 5550, an eight-channel A/D and D/A converter, 3U OpenVPX board based on the Xilinx Zynq UltraScale+ RFSoC and aligned to the SOSA Technical Standard. The Model 5550 is ideal for many communications, electro-optical, electronic warfare, radar and signals intelligence applications.

25th November 2019
Data converter 3U VPX module for wideband defence

Pentek has introduced the newest member of the Jade family of high-performance data converter 3U VPX modules based on the Xilinx Kintex Ultrascale FPGA. The Model 54141A is a dual channel analog-to-digital and digital-to-analog converter with sample rates up to 6.4GHz. Programmable DDCs (digital downconverters) and DUCs (digital upconverters) support connections to IF or RF signals.

15th October 2019
Software radio board with backplane optical added to FPGAs

Pentek has introduced the newest member of the Jade family of high-performance 3U VPX boards. The Model 54821 is based on the Xilinx Kintex Ultrascale FPGA and features three 200 MHz 16-bit A/Ds with three programmable multiband digital downconverters (DDCs) and one digital upconverter (DUC) with two 800 MHz 16-bit D/As.

29th May 2019
Navigator Design Suite enhanced for the RFSoC Quartz Architecture

Pentek has introduced several enhancements to its Navigator Design Suite for the Xilinx Zynq UltraScale+ RFSoC. New IP expands Pentek’s existing IP library to over 140 cores for FPGA development on its Quartz Architecture platform. Pentek’s Navigator Design Suite includes the Navigator FDK (FPGA Design Kit) for integrating custom IP into Pentek factory-shipped designs and the Navigator BSP (Board Support Package) for creating hos...

2nd May 2019
New VPX board optimises high speed optical connectivity

Pentek has introduced the newest member of the Jade family of high performance 3U VPX boards. The Model 54851 is based on the Xilinx Kintex Ultrascale FPGA and features two 500MHz 12-bit A/Ds with two programmable multiband Digital Down Converters (DDCs) and one Digital Upconverter (DUC) with two 800MHz 16-bit D/As. The 54851 is the first board utilising this new 3U VPX architecture with advanced wideband I/O options.

31st January 2019
SOSA aligned LVDS XMC module with optical I/O

The newest member of the Jade family of data converter XMC modules has been introduced by Pentek. The Model 71813 is based on the Xilinx Kintex Ultrascale FPGA and features 28 pairs of LVDS digital I/O to meet the requirements of emerging standards from The Open Group Sensor Open Systems Architecture (SOSA) Consortium of which Pentek is a member.

3rd November 2018
Pentek Adds ANSI/VITA 49.2 Protocol to High-Speed Data Acquisition Boards

Pentek introduced intellectual property support for the VITA 49.2 data transport protocol in the Pentek Navigator Design Suite. The Jade Model 71141(1-Ch. 6.4 GHz or 2-Ch. 3.2 GHz A/D, 2-Ch 6.4 GHz D/A) and Model 71851 (2-Ch 500 MHz A/D with DDC & 2-Ch 800 MHz D/A with DUC) data converter XMC modules, based on the Xilinx Kintex Ultrascale FPGA, are the first products available with the new IP modules.

22nd October 2018
FPGA Software Radio Solutions for Defense and Wireless Applications

Pentek announce the successful production, testing, and delivery of its first RFSoC boards to the market. The Quartz Model 5950 Zynq UltraScale+ RFSoC 3U VPX Board and the Model 6001 Zynq UltraScale+ QuartzXM eXpress Module both support wideband RF analog I/O signals with eight 4 GHz A/Ds, eight 6.4 GHz D/As, and multi-core ARM processors. For 3U VPX systems, the Quartz Model 5950 uses Pentek’s Navigator Design Suite to speed software and I...

First Previous Page 1 of 6 Next Last

Featured products

Product Spotlight

Upcoming Events

View all events
Latest global electronics news
© Copyright 2021 Electronic Specifier