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The Year Unlicensed Goes Mainstream

December 23, 2004 8:02 am | Product Releases | Comments

Ern Worthman, Technology and Editorial Director I'm on the spot now. This can be construed as making a prediction. OK, it's January, I'm feeling good about the industry in '05 so let's go for it. Mind you, I'm not saying this just because I think I know everything. I try not to be that egotistical....

Wireless Laptop Test Solution

December 23, 2004 7:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

Azimuth Systems announces its W-Series wireless laptop test solution that allows the performance and scalability of laptop PCs with embedded wireless communications to be automatically validated. The laptop test solution extends the Azimuth W-Series , the industry's first Wireless LAN testing platform, by incorporating standard, off-the-shelf laptops with embedded Wi-Fi into the standard testing process....

Thick Film Pad Attenuator

December 23, 2004 7:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

IMS announces its IMA303 surface mount thick film T pad attenuator suited to RF and microwave applications. The thick film attenuator is operational to 4 GHz. It is available from 1 dB to 20 dB in 1 dB steps. Power handling on input is 2 W (using proper thermal management techniques). The attenuator is comprised of an alumina substrate with dimensions of 0....

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Flip Chip ICs

December 23, 2004 7:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

Microsemi announces two flip chip integrated circuits that filter out electromagnetic interference and protect against electrostatic discharge damage in portable electronic applications. Designated the LX7205 and LX7206, both of the flip chips are designed to filter this interference from earpiece speaker ports....

Software Enhancements

December 23, 2004 7:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

Wireless Valley announces enhancements to its EnterprisePlanner™ and LANPlanner® software products. The company has enhanced its software products to include advanced ray tracing capabilities, Japanese language support, and improved reporting features. The advanced ray tracing capabilities will enable customers to perform e sophisticated analysis of RF propagation, such as the ability to predict and visualize the impact of multipath ...

Gain Selectable Amplifiers

December 23, 2004 7:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

Linear Technology introduces the LT1991 and LT1995 high-speed gain selectable amplifiers. This amplifier family includes precision resistors on-board. The result is a one-chip solution that can be configured into various gain circuits by pin-strapping the device. Users can configure the LT1991 and LT1995 as difference, summing, inverting, or non-inverting amplifiers with various gain options without using any external components....

JTAG Interface

December 23, 2004 7:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

Altium announces a universal JTAG interface that makes it possible for engineers to use the full LiveDesign capabilities of Altium's Nexar system-level FPGA development software with virtually any third-party FPGA development board. The interface makes it easy for developers to use their existing FPGA development boards to interactively design and debug digital systems, including entire processor-based systems, on an FPGA using Nexar....

Flip Chip PIN Diode

December 23, 2004 7:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

M/A-COM announces a AlGaAs flip chip PIN diode for a variety of broadband switching applications. The MA4AGFCP910 AlGaAs flip chip diode is designed for a variety of broadband (0.1 to 50 GHz) multi-throw switch and switched-phase shifter circuits, including those found in electronic counter measure (ECM), radar, and high-speed instrumentation systems....

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Interconnect Design Kit

December 23, 2004 7:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

Xilinx announces a Gigabit Interconnect Design Kit that allows customers to perform what if analyses on high-speed PCB and backplane designs. Powered with Virtex-II Pro™ X series FPGAs from Xilinx, the kit enables engineers to anticipate problems early in the design phase and predict the quality of a signal....

Smart Card ICs

December 23, 2004 7:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

TDK Semiconductor debuts three smart card interface circuits: the TDK 73S8023C, 73S8024C, and the 73S8010C. These chips possess efficiency of 85% and a small size step-up/step-down converter that provides high card current capability for such card interfaces, with up to 100 mA supplied to the card....

Developer Tool Suite

December 23, 2004 7:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

PrismTech announces OpenFusion SCA OE, a COTS implementation of the SCA specification. This vertically-integrated and commercially-supported suite of middleware and developer tools simplifies the development of SCA-compliant radios. By providing a pre-integrated and optimized product (addressing the RTOS, ORB, and core framework layers of the SCA), PrismTech helps the waveform developer to focus on application value-add by reducing middlewa...

Design Library

December 23, 2004 7:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

Agilent announces its ultra-wideband (UWB) Design Exploration Library, which speeds design development. The company also announces that Daido Steel Co. Ltd. has selected Agilent's ADS 2004A EDA software and the new design library to help speed its development of bandpass filters used for UWB transceivers....

Prototyping Development Platform

December 23, 2004 7:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

Spectrum Signal Processing announces the flexComm™ SDR-3000 MRDP, a MILCOM rapid-prototyping development platform. The platform is an RF to Ethernet commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) solution targeting military communications programs. This Software Communications Architecture (SCA) enabled platform integrates Spectrum's SDR-3000 with a DRT-2110 radio frequency (RF) front-end transceiver from Digital Receiver Technology, Inc....

Device Library

December 23, 2004 7:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

Ansoft Corporation and Taiyo Yuden announce the release of a device library for Ansoft Designer™ and Nexxim™ based on Taiyo Yuden's high-density miniaturized surface-mount components. The component library helps engineers designing electronic equipment, such as Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs), car navigation systems, base stations and cellular handsets, by providing electrical responses and mechanical layout features for manufa...

Choke Inductor

December 23, 2004 7:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

Murata Electronics announces a wire wound choke inductor — the LQH2MC series. This addition to Murata's line of general and choke application inductors provides a wide inductance range with the maximum height of 0.95 mm allowing for lower profile designs. It is designed for all general and choke applications, but is especially suitable for cellular white LED applications....

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