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VME Board

February 25, 2003 12:07 pm | Product Releases | Comments

This on-board Fibre Channel VME board offers a high-density solution with a variety of I/O and real-time processing options. Model 4205 comes standard with a Motorola Power PC MPC7455 processor and two programmable Xilinx Virtex-II FPGAs. This baseboard accommodates up to two VIM-2 modules, one VIM-4 module, or one VIM-2 and one PMC module....

Transient Voltage Protector

February 25, 2003 12:07 pm | Product Releases | Comments

The PSOT15KCA/36KCA is a common-cathode dual line transient voltage protector. The series is suitable for RS-232, RS-422 and 423 data lines, sensor I/O ports, industrial control and monitoring systems, and 12 and 33 volts DC power protection. The series can be utilized as a two-line unidirectional common-mode or a single bi-directional differential-mode protector, and is available in 15 or 36 volts....

SMD VCO Family

February 25, 2003 12:07 pm | Product Releases | Comments

The VCO I1030 Series is a family of eight different SMD packages varying in size from 12.7 mm square for existing applications to 5.0 × 4.0 mm for applications where small size is important. Frequencies available are 30 MHz to 4000 MHz in bands with minimum tuning ranges of 10 at 50%. Frequency pulling of < 1% with a 2....


Flash Memory Products

February 25, 2003 12:07 pm | Product Releases | Comments

The Connect product line includes four products — dual-function 128 megabyte (MB) CompactFlash® (CF) and 256 MB SD cards that combine Wi-Fi and flash memory as well as single-function CF and SD cards with Wi-Fi connectivity. The cards are designed with low power consumption to minimize battery drain....


February 25, 2003 12:07 pm | Product Releases | Comments

PolarFab introduces 8 inches wafers of its PBC4 0.5-micron BiCMOS process. The PBC4 process is designed for smart-power and power management IC applications and provides the ability to integrate dense 0.5-micron CMOS with high-voltage drivers, enabling the fabrication of complex smart-power chips....

Polycarbonate Nuts

February 25, 2003 12:07 pm | Product Releases | Comments

These polycarbonate hex nuts can be used with the company's polycarbonate screws to produce a transparent fastening. These hex nuts are offered in thread sizes 440, 632, 832, and 1032. polycarbonate properties are not affected by water absorption and have better impact and deflection temperature than that of Nylon....

Low Noise MMIC VCO

February 25, 2003 12:07 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Hittite introduces a pair of GaAs InGaP HBT MMIC VCOs with integrated resonators, negative resistance devices, varactor diodes and buffer amplifiers covering applications from 5.0 to 6.1 GHz. The HMC430LP4 and HMC431LP4 are ideal for C-band applications including 802.11a or HiperLAN WLAN, VSAT, UNII, and point-to-point radios....

Bluetooth Receiver

February 25, 2003 12:07 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Mantis is a low-cost wireless instrument that sweeps and verifies all nearby Bluetooth devices. The receiver is ideal for quick service sweeps and installs when device status (transmit, receive, ID, RSSI, PER) must be instantly acquired. Mantis features backlit LCD with rechargeable Ni-MH batteries and quick-charger....



February 25, 2003 12:07 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Skywork's SKY74073 Single Package Radio (SPR)™ combines the radio circuitry required for GSM/GPRS 900/1800 handsets into a single compact package. The SPR solution combines a transceiver, PA and associated controller, two SAW filters, and a switchplexer module in a 40-pin, 13 × 13 mm laminate multi-chip module package....

Precision Timing Crystal

February 25, 2003 12:07 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Micro Crystal's CC7V-T1A is a miniature tuning fork crystal that has a package height of 0.85 mm and a footprint of 3.2 × 1.5 mm. Intended for clock, sleep mode, and other timing applications, the CC7V-T1A offers high stability, low aging, low power consumption and very high shock and vibration resistance....

Verification Platform

February 25, 2003 12:07 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Cadence announces the Incisive™ verification platform for nanometer-scale IC designs. The platform enables a unified verification methodology from system design to system design-in for all design domains (embedded software, control, datapath, analog/mixed-signal/RF). Three new products are part of this platform: Incisive, a simulation-based digital verification solution; Incisive-XLD, a solution for up to 10 engineers that delivers Acce...

Developer's Kit

February 25, 2003 12:07 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Intersil's PRISM® Duette Access Point Developer's Kit is an 802.11a/g Dual Band AP Reference Design featuring a Wireless System-On-a-Chip (WiSOC). This eliminates the need for a separate host processor and provides both Ethernet and WLAN functionality. The design includes two Ethernet ports (MII compatible) and Power over Ethernet (PoE)....


February 25, 2003 9:38 am | Product Releases | Comments

Wireless networks and handsets are transitioning from voice-only to voice-plus-data services that include interactive application content based on the J2ME platform. The MOCA-J coprocessor integrated within a combination memory MCP is a low-cost solution that boosts J2ME software performance up to 20x, enabling carriers and subscribers to provide and use, respectively, more sophisticated interactive application-based content....

Integrating Technology for Mobile Phones

January 28, 2003 4:41 am | Product Releases | Comments

Integrating passive and active components improves mobile phone performance. By S. Mosquera Duran, STMicroelectronics With the constant evolution of the mobile phone market towards higher integration and ever more added value solutions, the patented IPAD™ technology (Integrated Passive and Active Devices) has now become a full-fledged technology....

It's All About Integration...or Is It?

January 27, 2003 10:42 am | Product Releases | Comments

By Michael Civiello, VP Marketing & Business Development for Zyray Wireless Inc. and an Editorial Advisory Board member of Wireless Design & Development . When one reviews trends in the telecommunications market, it is clear that one of the driving forces moving the market forward is integration....


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