Electronic Products & Technology


September 13, 2015 by Stephen Law

Gap Wireless to distribute Tarana products for Urban Carrier Transport

Gap Wireless, a leading provider of products and services for the mobile broadband and wireless markets, announced it will distribute products from Tarana Wireless, the industry’s performance leader in Ethernet-based universal wireless transport solutions. Tarana, based in California, has made…
September 10, 2015 by Stephen Law

BlackBerry to acquire Good Technology

Acquisition to expand firm’s leadership in secure cross-platform mobility management
September 8, 2015 by Stephen Law

5G Channel sounding reference solution accelerates research

KEYSIGHT TECHNOLOGIES 5G channel sounding Reference Solution accelerates advanced research of millimeter-wave 5G channel models and includes ultra-broadband and MIMO, key requirements to measure the millimeter-wave channel and validate new air interface standards.  Among the mobile broadband requirements of 5G…
August 28, 2015 by Stephen Law

Antennas suit wireless applications

RALTRON ELECTRONICS Antenna line for wireless applications is available in a variety of packages, including stub, patch and chip for use in embedded, external, GPS and long range usages. A broad range of frequencies is available, including: GPS@ 1.75GHz; GLONASS…
August 26, 2015 by Chris Loberg, senior technical marketing manager, Tektronix Inc.

Integrating and testing ZigBee modules

Most Internet of Things projects are likely to involve some sort of wireless connectivity, typically Wi-Fi, Bluetooth or ZigBee. Despite its relatively low performance, ZigBee’s very low power consumption makes it well-suited for many IoT applications. While IoT is the…
August 20, 2015 by Stephen Law

Materials solutions boost base station antenna performance

SABIC THERMOCOMP compounds help manufacturers of base station antennas, especially internal components such as phase shifters. Products have been engineered to meet specific performance requirements in ways that are superior to two incumbent materials, ceramics and pcbs. Materials are optimized…
August 17, 2015 by Stephen Law

MIPI Alliance releases new MIPI M-PHY v4.0 Specification

Achieving a Peak Transmission Rate of Nearly 12 Gbps
August 13, 2015 by Stephen Law

Components support ZigBee wireless control networks

UNISTEP TECHNOLOGIES Controller board and two accessory boards join firm’s lineup of ZigBee Pro networked wireless input/output controllers: ZCI – Wireless ZigBee I/O Controller; PSM – Port Status Monitor; and TXB – Terminal Expansion Board. ZCI (ZigBee I/O Control Interface)…
August 4, 2015 by Stephen Law

BlackBerry acquiring AtHoc to Enable secure mass communication, collaboration

BlackBerry Ltd. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire AtHoc, a leading provider of secure, networked crisis communications. Its software platform enables people, devices and organizations to exchange critical information in real time during business continuity and life safety…
July 28, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

Software simplifies multichannel data acquisition systems

KEYSIGHT U1092A AcqirisMAQS Multichannel Acquisition Software provides features for massively multichannel acquisition systems, evolved together with firm’s latest technologies, including M9709A AXIe 8-bit high-speed digitizer. Software is designed specifically for large multichannel acquisition, enables configuration management as well as visualization of…
July 22, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

Miniature dual-channel rotary joint saves space in Ka-band

LINK MICROTEK AM28CORJD miniature dual-channel rotary joint has been specifically designed to save space in antennas for Ka-band satellite-on-the-move communications systems, which are now being deployed for high-data-rate applications in both the military and commercial sectors. With its high-power transmit channel…
June 29, 2015 by Stephen Law, EP&T Editor

Gap Wireless expands facility, incorporates PIMD testing

Tripling its existing warehouse space with its recent move into a new facility in Mississauga ON, Gap Wireless Inc., has afforded itself plenty of room to grow. This is a good thing considering significant developmental steps have been taken by…