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Hermetic Mixer Modules

August 10, 2007 11:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

Link Microtek introduces three connectorized hermetic mixer modules that are suitable for military, space, wideband telecom, industrial, microwave radio and test equipment applications from 4 to 38 GHz. Manufactured by Hittite Microwave Corporation, these GaAs MMIC-based modules all feature removable SMA connectors, which can be detached to allow direct connection of the module’s I/O pins to a microstrip or coplanar circuit....

RoHS Compliant DC Blocks

August 10, 2007 11:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

MECA introduces a family of RoHS compliant, DC Blocks covering wireless band applications from 0.400 to 3.000 GHz. Available in 7/16 DIN, N, BNC and TNC configurations with RF power ratings to 500 watts (2.5 kW peak) and breakdown voltages to 2.5 kV making them suitable for eliminating unwanted DC voltages or surges to tower top amplifiers....

802.11n System on Chip

August 10, 2007 11:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

Metalink Ltd. introduces its SoC (System on Chip) product line. Metalink’s innovative WLANPlus SoC is an 802.11n-compliant concurrent dual-band solution with integrated host network processor. By supporting operation on both the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz bands at the same time, Metalink’s SoC enhances the transmission capacity and quality of wireless home networks, especially for networking and multimedia applications....


Synthesizer Product Line

August 10, 2007 11:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

Jackson Labs announces the FireFox synthesizer product line including the FireFox desktop synthesizer and the FireFox OEM module. The FireFox synthesizers combine a GPS disciplined high-stability, low phase-noise OCXO time-base with a state-of-the-art DDS-based broadband frequency synthesizer in one low-power, high performance product....

Current Loop Transmitter

August 10, 2007 11:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

OTEK Corp. announces the release of its Current Loop (4 to 20 mA) transmitter that is powered by existing 5 A C.T., eliminating the need for conduit wiring and limited distance due to voltage drop on the lines. The CTT is powered by the company’s patent pending technique that extracts the power flowing on the secondary of the C....

Male to Female Adapter

August 10, 2007 11:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

BroadWave Technologies develops a SMA female to FAKRA SMB male adapter that easily mates to FAKRA SMB female connectors. Model 412-491-315 flawlessly interconnects within the embedded plastic housing of standard FAKRA connectors. These units are suitable for automotive test applications particularly satellite radio, GPS and vehicular internet access....

Transceiver Series

August 10, 2007 11:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

RF Neulink broadens its portfolio of wireless data products to include the NL5000. The NL5000 transceiver series is a price/performance leader in licensed conventional radios in both the VHF and UHF frequency range. They provide increased throughput and longer range for multiple address systems....

Addition to Switch Product Line

August 10, 2007 11:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

TeraVicta Technologies, Inc. announces the addition of two products to its switch family; a Double Pole Double Throw (DPDT) and a Single Pole Four Throw (SP4T) configuration in the DC to 7 GHz switch product line. The DPDT and SP4T reinforce the company’s commitment to develop a broad family of high performance switches extending the options for customers to address a wide array of applications in the $1B small signal switch market....


Compliant Oscillator in UHF-band

August 10, 2007 11:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

Z-Communications, Inc. announces the introduction of their lead free, RoHS compliant oscillator (CLV0698A-LF) in UHF-band (681-716 MHz) featuring ultra low phase noise performance of 𤩟dBc/Hz at 10 kHz offset. The design offers typical tuning sensitivity of 43 MHz/V. It is designed to cover the bandwidth between 2 to 4....

Transient Voltage Suppressor Diode Arrays

August 10, 2007 11:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

Infineon Technologies announces a family of TVS (transient voltage suppressor) diode arrays intended specifically to protect CAN (controller area network) automotive control networks and industrial bus systems from voltage spikes as high as 30 kV. The dual-channel, bi-directional and uni-directional ESD24V diode arrays are available in the industry-standard SOT23 package....

High Isolation Switch Die

August 10, 2007 11:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

Hittite Microwave Corporation announces the release of two high-isolation SPDT MMIC switches, which are suitable for test and measurement, microwave radio, industrial and military and space applications from DC to 15 GHz. The HMC607 is a GaAs MMIC high isolation SPDT switch die which is rated from DC to 15 GHz, and exhibits a low 1....

Integrated Wideband Downconverter RFIC

August 10, 2007 11:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

Hittite Microwave Corporation introduces a integrated wideband downconverter RFIC, which is designed for use in virtually all wireless infrastructure applications including Cellular/3G and WiMAX/4G systems from 800 to 2700 MHz. The HMC334LP4E delivers +26 dBm input IP3, 0 dB conversion gain, and noise figure as low as 10 dB....

Using Multi-layer Organic Technology to Enable New Mobile WiMAX Solutions

August 9, 2007 5:55 am | Product Releases | Comments

Jack Vickers, Jacket Micro Devices When it comes to developing a portable consumer WiMAX device, there are several significant issues to address. Advances in other technologies have conditioned the Figure 1. Typical MLO module construction. public to expect continual improvements in functionality and performance in ever-shrinking devices....

Key Considerations in Developing Mobile WiMAX Systems

August 8, 2007 12:26 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Byron Young, Adaptix Inc. Mobile WiMAX is poised to be the next big opportunity for equipment vendors and for the communications industry in general. It promises per-user bandwidth at multimegabit rates, boosts spectral efficiency and supports IP convergence out to the network edge....

Are New Broadband Speeds On the Horizon?

August 8, 2007 12:11 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Nancy Maas Editor-in-Chief Much to my surprise I recently read that the US trails other industrialized nations in high-speed Internet access. According to a report commissioned by the Communications Workers of America (CWA), the median download speed in the US is 1....


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