TTI announced the company has partnered with Vishay Intertechnology to create the Vishay Dale Resistors Classics Program. The program renews the promotion of classic resistor products with wirewound, film and resistor network technologies. These products address the ongoing demands of the industrial infrastructure sector for high quality, and reliable product performance.
AT4 wireless, a leading Wireless Testing Laboratory, is pleased to announce the availability of pre-testing testing for LTE devices according to leading North American network operators’ requirements. The 8100 Performance Test system from Spirent Communications, the first test solution vendor to be publicly selected by Verizon Wireless for LTE 3GPP Band 13 device testing, is already available at AT4 wireless Inc (Taiwan).
As we move deeper into the 21st century, two macro technology trends stand out – improved power efficiency and ubiquitous wireless connectivity. Going green is a world-wide initiative, and technology is the driving force to ensure products meet this objective. Power efficiency is linked to wireless connectivity in several ways.
u-blox’ latest-generation GPS chip UBX-G6010-ST has been chosen for the entire line of the award-winning Samsung SEN car navigation devices. This includes the SEN-410, Samsung’s most sophisticated multimedia navigator with 3D display and high-definition 7-inch touchscreen. The latest line of Samsung navigation devices include Korea’s first 3 dimensional aerial visualization of routes including 3D buildings and geographical features, real-time traffic information, music and video player, Bluetooth mobile phone interface, gesture recognition for menu commands, text-to speech feature, and free automatic software upgrade for life.
Sierra Wireless announced that the company has achieved an important milestone in its 4G LTE product development programs. The Sierra Wireless AirPrime MC7700 embedded wireless module has achieved technical approval for the AT&T 4G LTE network, and the Sierra Wireless AirPrime MC7750 module has achieved technical approval for the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network, clearing the way for shipments to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) building products with integrated 4G connectivity on either of the major U.
Service providers are pushing technologies that will enable a new "TV anywhere" user experience within the home. With "TV anywhere," customers expect to consume digital media such as broadcast programs, DVR stored content, and over-the-top (OTT) streaming on their iPads and other portable devices using Wi-Fi.
Mouser Electronics announced that it has completed the rigorous audits to be registered as an AS9120A Distributor. AS9120A is a quality management certification for distributors of aerospace commodity items. This high standard addresses chain of custody, traceability, control and availability of records.
Mentum announced the introduction of a suite of advanced network planning solutions to assist with the design and deployment of Project 25 (P25), LTE, Tetra networks for the Public Safety, Transportation, Industrial, Energy and Utility markets. Mentum is a well-recognized supplier of high-quality network planning tools and has a long history in working with pioneers in the Land Mobile Radio market.
Xilinx announced it is sponsoring a Graphical System Design Achievement Award at NIWeek 2011. The featured award titled “The NI LabVIEW FPGA Innovation Award” will recognize the paper that details the most innovative application using National Instruments (NI) LabVIEW graphical system design software to program the field-programmable gate array (FPGA) in NI hardware including PXI-based R Series modules, CompactRIO, NI FlexRIO, or NI Single-Board RIO devices.
Globalstar and Geoforce announced that the largest producer of oil and natural gas in the United States has selected Geoforce and Globalstar to help monitor the safety and location of its lone workers. Using Globalstar's commercial and intrinsically safe (IS) version of the SPOT Satellite GPS Messenger(TM) (SPOT IS(TM)), Geoforce will provide the oil and gas company with the ability to monitor and track the location of its remote employees who maintain and monitor the condition of its pipelines and well sites across North America.
Who/What The International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design (ISQED) is accepting paper, panel and speaker proposals, as well as exhibitor and sponsorship applications, for its 13th annual event. To be considered for an ISQED 2012 presentation and for publication by the IEEE, authors are asked to submit papers by September 30, 2011.
The constant exposure to cyber threats, what more with the emergence of new ones via social media has resulted in companies the world over investing heftily in upgrading their information security system. Total expenditure on secure routers, unified threat-management appliances, VPNs, network-access control, firewalls and intrusion detection/prevention systems will rise from $6 billion in 2010 and exceed $10 billion by 2016.
Operators that offer high-speed mobile broadband technology LTE are failing to deliver innovative pricing models, according to Ovum. In a new report*, the independent telecoms analyst firm claims that there is a lack of new and innovative LTE (long term evolution) tariffs, which is a missed opportunity for operators given that LTE is a new service in the eyes of consumers.