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TMS320C5416 DSK Workshop

December 17, 2003 10:29 am | Product Releases | Comments

This workshop is a NEW one-day hands-on technical workshop facilitated by qualified Texas Instruments instructors. It is designed to offer a practical introduction to the TMS320C5416 DSP. What Will You Learn — TMS320C5000 DSP overview — C54x architecture and Code Composer Studio — Using the C5416 DSP Starter Kit (DSK) — Utilizing the architecture to achieve advanced features — Using BIOS and RTDX to build, a...

TMS320LF2407A EZDSP Workshop

December 17, 2003 10:29 am | Product Releases | Comments

The LF2407 workshop is a one-day hands-on workshop facilitated by qualified Texas Instruments instructors. This workshop is tailored for hardware or software design engineers who plan on designing with the C24x fixed-point DSP controllers. Experience with digital systems and basic knowledge of assembly language programming is assumed....

Getting Connected with Point-to-Point Microwave Links The Pros and Cons of Licensed vs. Unlicensed Radios links in the U.S.

December 11, 2003 6:28 am | Product Releases | Comments

In today's world there is a need for both licensed and unlicensed point-to-point microwave radio links for providing high-speed, high transmission capacity; for example, connecting a campus community, establishing a last mile access to a remote population, or for providing backhaul connectivity between mobile or fixed broadband wireless access network base stations....



December 9, 2003 8:40 am | Product Releases | Comments

NAVSAT S.A.S. 2004 (NavSat), the International Congress on Satellite Applications and Systems, will attract more than 2,000 senior-level decision makers and experts from around the world to pursue the rapidly growing international market for satellite applications, expected to reach over $30 billion in the next ten years and stimulate growth for the economy worldwide....

TI Developer Conference

December 3, 2003 5:17 am | Product Releases | Comments

Diverse Sessions, Hands-on Labs and Exhibits Attend informative sessions and meet with TI third parties, customers and business groups to learn the latest news in the signal processing industry. Cutting-edge exhibits and demonstrations in digital signal processing, high-performance analog, video/imaging, security, telecom, Digital Light Processing(tm) (DLP) and more will provide you with many ideas that may help you shape your next story o...

Bluetooth: Alive and Well

December 3, 2003 5:17 am | Product Releases | Comments

In 2003 Bluetooth wireless technology met unprecedented milestones in the young technology’s life, which will continue next year. Recent analyst studies show that consumer products with Bluetooth are now shipping at the rate of one million per week - a number expected to grow by 80% in 2004. The executives gathered on the panel each represent a company initially - and currently - involved in the development of Bluetooth and will answer qu...

DesignCon 2004

December 2, 2003 8:38 am | Product Releases | Comments

Along with newly added features, DesignCon 2004 offers more than 90 educational sessions and 130+ technology exhibits, including demonstrations and product announcements. Newly Added Features An essential educational and networking opportunity for engineers working in the electronic-design and semiconductor industries, DesignCon is growing in 2004 and adding a variety of new attractions intended to bring an even higher level of satisfa...

Switch for Wireless System Engineers

December 1, 2003 4:31 am | Product Releases | Comments

The 50S-1337 from JFW’s is designed to meet the needs of wireless system engineers. This SPST switch operates from 800-3000 MHz and is self-terminating in both directions. Its solid-state design offers unsurpassed reliability with a switching speed of 500 nanoseconds. SMA Female connectors and TTL control are standard; however, custom designs are always available....


Memory Subsystem for 2.5G Cellular Handsets

November 24, 2003 8:26 am | Product Releases | Comments

XIP vs. Code Shadowing Architecture By Pascal Deriot, Micron Technology, Inc. Growing demand for easy access to audio, video, and text has led to a proliferation of feature-rich wireless products. For example, cellular phones are now equipped with cameras and mini-camcorders. They have the capability to send and receive images and e-mails; download and play music files and sounds, as well as games or business applications; and stre...

A Better Way To License

November 24, 2003 7:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

By Mitchell Lazarus, Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, PLC, 703-812-0440, The FCC made history this fall when it authorized point-to-point operation at 71-76, 81-86, and 92-95 GHz — but not because these are the highest frequencies ever allocated for commercial use, or even because it is the biggest chunk of spectrum FCC has ever made available at one time....

High-Speed ADC Specs for Wireless Applications

November 24, 2003 7:51 am | Product Releases | Comments

By Debbie Brandenburg, Signal Conditioning Group, Fairchild Semiconductor The analog-to-digital converter (ADC) is an essential element in many of today's wireless communications applications that require optimum noise characteristics. A typical transmit/receive chain is represented in Figure 1....

Coaxial Output Waveguide Coupler

November 24, 2003 7:48 am | Product Releases | Comments

Microwave Devices announces the W Series of high power waveguide directional couplers which utilize coaxial coupling ports, thereby eliminating the need for waveguide to coaxial adapters. Multiple coupling port designs with unequal coupling values are available and may all be realized in one coupler....

RF Log Detector

November 24, 2003 7:48 am | Product Releases | Comments

Maxim introduces the MAX2015, a RF log amplifier covering the 0.1 GHz to 2.5 GHz band. The MAX2015 provides dynamic ranges of 75 dB, 65 dB, and 45 dB for 900 MHz, 1900 MHz and 2500 MHz, respectively. At 900 MHz, this device delivers 55 dB of dynamic range with ± 1 dB of precision over the – 40°C to +85°C temperature range....

Receiver System

November 24, 2003 7:48 am | Product Releases | Comments

Analog Devices introduces a wideband receiver subsystem for cellular base stations that addresses 3G standards, such as CDMA2000, UMTS, and TD-SCDMA. The AD6654 is a mixed-signal device that combines a 14-bit analog-to-digital converter (ADC) with a four- or six-channel digital down-converter (DDC)....

Test Adapters

November 24, 2003 7:39 am | Product Releases | Comments

Connectronics introduces a line of "Quick Release" test adapters. These adapters incorporate push-on mating with integrated locking mechanism to prevent mated surfaces from separating due to cable weight and handling. The locking out contacts are heat-treated beryllium copper and the quick-release sleeves are passivated stainless steel for strength and durability to handle multiple matings.


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