Antenna chip simplifies phased array radar for avionic designers
Analog Devices has introduced a highly integrated, active antenna beamforming chip that allows designers to quickly replace bulky, mechanically steered antenna platforms with a compact, solid-state solution for phased array radar and communications systems. The ADAR1000 chip simplifies design and significantly reduces the size, weight and power of phased array radar systems for defence, surveillance, air traffic control, communications and w...
Partnership to advance communications over LTE
Expway and Softil have jointly announced that they have integrated their technologies to bring to market the most advanced 3GPP standards-compliant mission-critical communications (MCC) voice, data and video solution. The MCC over LTE solution will have widespread applications in first responder networks such as those of police, fire and medical services.
Scalable module for secure mobile connectivity in and outside vehicles
Over the next five years, the global connected car market is expected to skyrocket. With that on the horizon, technology company, Laird has launched a fully integrated and scalable module for secure mobile connectivity and automotive Ethernet for reliable Internet use inside and outside the vehicle.
Compact transmitter for economic Memosens-Modbus integration
Expanding its slim Memosens transmitter series MemoRail, Knick Elektronische Messgeräte has designed it for control cabinet installation with a Modbus interface version. The MemoRail Modbus A1405N is the first multi-parameter analyser that provides operators with an economic, compact transmitter for full-featured integration of Memosens monitoring stations into the fieldbus standard. Up until now, operators could only choose between com...
Connecting devices wirelessly
Two new Anybus WLAN Access Points have been introduced by HMS Industrial Networks as industrial-grade infrastructure hubs for long range Wireless LAN connectivity. The products are suitable for collecting data wirelessly from any machinery or system, especially those equipped with Anybus Wireless Bolt or Bridge The Anybus Wireless LAN (Local Area Network) Access Points allow users to set up an industrial wireless infrastructure for multiple wirel...
Multi-band receiver delivers centimetre-level accuracy
u-blox has announced the ZED-F9P multi-band GNSS module with integrated multi-band Real Time Kinematics (RTK) technology for machine control, ground robotic vehicles, and high precision unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) applications. The ZED‑F9P measures only 22x17x2.4mm and uses technology from the recently announced u‑blox F9 platform to deliver robust high precision positioning performance in seconds.
Protecting against ballistic missiles and military satellites
RAF Fylingdales located at Snod Hill, near Pickering on the North Yorkshire Moors, is an integral part of the Ballistic Missile Early Warning System (BMEWS) for UK and US defence, with a secondary duty of detecting, reporting and tracking satellite activity, given that many currently in orbit are of a military nature and able to gather intelligence using diverse covert techniques.
Connectivity for smart next generation in-vehicle systems
The new flexible in-vehicle platform from Kontron, provides valuable building block that accelerates on and off-road application innovation. Kontron introduced the EvoTRAC(TM) G102 In-Vehicle Rugged Cellular Gateway for on and off-road vehicle use. The EvoTRAC(TM) G102 is a flexible open-architecture building block platform engineered to help developers accelerate application-specific innovation.
Satcom Divider Trays now available in all bands up to Q
In recognising the needs of satcom ground station and teleport operators and systems integrators, AtlanTecRF has launched its new SDT range of Divider Trays. The functionality is relatively simple but the convenience factor delivered to the user brings very considerable benefits in terms of installation time and readiness for connection.
2GHz sector antennas deliver high gain in compact packages
KP Performance Antennas has announced that it has released a line of high-performance, 2GHz sector antennas for use in WISP networks. KP’s line of LTE (Long Term Evolution) 2GHz sector antennas consists of three models: KP-2DP120S-45, a 14dBi sector with 120° azimuth beamwidth, the KPPA-2GHZDP60S-17-45, a 15.1dBi sector with a 60° azimuth beamwidth, and the KPPA-2GHZDP90S-45 which provides 17dBi of gain with a 90° azimuth b...