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Fingerprint Modules

August 8, 2007 10:42 am | Product Releases | Comments

ODI Security, LLC, announces the introduction of the low cost, power efficient, stand-alone fingerprint modules for the consumer and commercial markets. ODI Security designed and manufactured the new modules that utilize patent pending, high security algorithms and small footprint hardware design, in combination with Atmel® Corporation’s FingerChip® fingerprint sensor technology and power efficient ARM 7® processor core....

Techniques for Interpolation and Digital Upconversion

August 8, 2007 8:55 am | Product Releases | Comments

When choosing an interpolation technique, pulse-shaping or multi-stage interpolation methods should be considered. David A. Hall, National Instruments Designers of today's software-defined radios and test instrumentation use a variety of digital signal processing (DSP) techniques to improve system performance....

Integrated Front-End Enables Compact Multi-Carrier Base Station Radio

August 8, 2007 8:18 am | Product Releases | Comments

The clear benefit of a compact multi-carrier common radio platform makes it a must-have in the portfolio of an equipment vendor today. By Lin Wu, Texas Instruments Wireless base station designers face severe challenges when it comes to delivering future-oriented, yet profitable solutions under dramatic cost pressure....


Selecting Miniature Passive Components for WiMAX and WLAN Applications

August 8, 2007 7:50 am | Wireless Design & Development | Product Releases | Comments

When exploring passive component options, asking the right questions upfront can ensure the correct component is selected for your design. By Michael Dakhiya, Chris Reynolds, Kevin Christian, Avital Yaish, AVX Corporation 1. Basic design steps for selecting the correct standard passive component In a wireless world, consumers have come to expect smaller, faster, and more sophisticated electronic/electrical products from equipment ma...

GPS Receiver Modules and Evaluation Kits

July 31, 2007 11:19 am | Product Releases | Comments

Digi-Key Corporation and DeLorme announces a worldwide distribution agreement for GPS receiver modules and evaluation kits. DeLorme is the longtime leader in innovative mapping and GPS solutions for both consumer and professional markets and recently entered the OEM market with the release of the GPS2056-10 GPS receiver module....

Completion of a Series 3 Funding Round

July 31, 2007 11:19 am | Product Releases | Comments

BridgeWave Communications announces the completion of a Series 3 funding round of $7.8 million, including existing investors and the addition of Intel Capital. Proceeds will be used to meet increased demand worldwide for the company's point-to-point gigabit wireless solutions. To date, BridgeWave has deployed thousands of GigE wireless radios for inter-building LAN extensions for enterprises as well as high-capacity access and backhaul link...

Adoption of Digital Co-design Technology

July 31, 2007 11:19 am | Product Releases | Comments

Cadence Design Systems, Inc. announces that Faraday has adopted Cadence® system-in-package (SiP) digital co-design technology. This technology strengthens Faraday's substrate design capability and enables the company to provide SiP implementation capability to the market. Today's fabless design companies are striving to shorten their design cycle times by prototyping as early as possible in the development stage....

Distribution Contract with Arrow Asia Pac.

July 31, 2007 8:07 am | Product Releases | Comments

Telit Wireless Solutions Co., Ltd. announces that they have signed a distribution contract with Arrow Asia Pac. Under the terms of the agreement, Arrow will provide sales, marketing and technical service support to promote Telit's wide range of innovative machine-to-machine (m2m) modules in the Asia Pacific region....


Financial Results for the Quarter

July 31, 2007 8:07 am | Product Releases | Comments

TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc. reports its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2007, which included the following highlights: Second Quarter 2007 •Revenues totaled $113.8 million, an increase of 18% over the second quarter of 2006 •Kyocera Wireless Corporation awarded TriQuint with the RF Supplier-of-the-Year award •WCDMA/EDGE revenue up 152% over Q2 2006 •Transmit modules grew 141% over Q2 of 2006 •Tr...

Record Results for the Third Quarter

July 31, 2007 8:07 am | Product Releases | Comments

Qualcomm Incorporated announces record results for the third quarter of fiscal 2007 ended July 1, 2007. Qualcomm posted a very strong third quarter: adjusted earnings came in at $934 million, a 29 percent increase over year-ago levels and up 11% from Q2. Sales for the quarter came in at $2.33 billion, up 19% from last year and 5 percent higher sequentially....

The Opening of Additional Design Centers

July 31, 2007 8:07 am | Product Releases | Comments

SkyCross announces the opening of additional design centers in Shanghai, China, and Gumi, South Korea, to meet increasing demand from wireless device manufacturers serving the rapidly growing Asian market. These new facilities complement existing SkyCross design centers and recently opened SkyCross manufacturing plants in Suwon, South Korea and Shenzhen, China....

Software-defined Radio Applications

July 31, 2007 8:07 am | Product Releases | Comments

PrismTech™ announces that ITT Corporation has selected PrismTech’s Spectra™ Tools for the development and deployment of software-defined radio applications. ITT, a major military contractor involved in the JTRS program and the developer of the Soldier Radio Waveform (SRW), will use Spectra Tools for waveform and platform component design, code generation and to verify portability, code accuracy, and Software Communications Architect...

Top Mobile Broadband Companies

July 31, 2007 8:07 am | Product Releases | Comments

Beceem Communications announces that it has been named to the annual FierceBroadbandWireless "Fierce 15" list, designating it as one of the top mobile broadband companies of the year. FierceBroadbandWireless editors Lynnette Luna and Sue Marek evaluated hundreds of organizations, and found Beceem to be one of the "fiercest," proven by their market success and innovations in the industry....

Two Prestigious Industry Awards

July 31, 2007 7:59 am | Product Releases | Comments

Asymtek receives two prestigious industry awards for its technology and service at the SEMICON West tradeshow held July 17-19, 2007 in San Francisco, CA: Advanced Packaging magazine honored Asymtek’s SC-400 PreciseCoat™ Jet for its technical innovation, and Semiconductor International magazine selected Asymtek’s DispenseJet® DJ-9000 Series as a winner of their Editors’ Choice Award for the Jet’s commercially proven excellence in semi...

SMA Flange Mount Connectors

July 18, 2007 11:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

RF Connectors, division of RF Industries, offers a variety of SMA flange mount connectors for use in OEM applications. The connectors feature solder post and solder cup electrical termination. Male and female connector interfaces are available. All flanges are standard .500 inch (12.7mm) square with ....


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