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Handheld Real-Time Spectrum Analyzers Show Live RF

June 17, 2008 by Staff
Tektronix Inc. has announced the SA2600 handheld real-time spectrum analyzer that includes DPX waveform image processor technology that provides a live RF view of the spectrum.  DPX is now also available on the H600 ‘RF Hawk’ handheld unit originally introduced…
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Online Resource Answers Questions About GaN Technology

June 17, 2008 by Staff
Nitronex has launched an initiative to educate the industry regarding the use of GaN technology. Nitronex’s new GaN Essentials education centre provides visitors with a better understanding of how to evaluate performance of, and design with, GaN in RF power…
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Celestica Awards Suppliers

June 13, 2008 by Staff
Celestica Inc. has announced the winners of its 2007 “Total Cost of Ownership” (TCOO) supplier awards. The awards honour suppliers who “embrace Celestica’s innovative approach to supply chain management and best support Celestica in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle…
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IEC Contactors and Overload Relays

June 13, 2008 by Staff
The XT line of IEC contactors and overload relays from Omega are easy to install. Its modular design and compact frame makes this series the ideal solution for customer applications up to 32 A (AC-3), 40 A (AC-1), and 3PH…
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Solder Cup Interconnects

June 9, 2008 by Staff
Mill-Max offers a quick and efficient method to terminate discrete wires into a pluggable interconnect with its Solder Cup headers and mating socket connectors. They provide a convenient pluggable, reliable path between wired applications. Manufactured using precision-machined brass alloy and…
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Canadian Leaders Launch RFID Forum

June 9, 2008 by Staff
In recognition of the rapidly changing global business environment, GS1 Canada is launching the Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Policy Forum.
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MicroTCA Enclosure For Automation

June 5, 2008 by Staff
Rittal is presenting its MicroTCA Cube as the company’s first direct solution for an industrial environment-based MicroTCA.0R1.0 specification. With compact enclosure dimensions of 307 x 118 x 285/319 mm, the space-saving installation needed by machine controllers and in automation technology…
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Allen-Vanguard Receives $10 Million Order

June 5, 2008 by Staff
OTTAWA — Allen-Vanguard Corp. announced that it has received an order valued at US$10 million for dismounted electronic counter-measures equipment (ECM or jammers) for a Commonwealth customer. Allen-Vanguard stated on May 15, 2008 with the release of its second quarter…
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Vacuum Pickup System

June 2, 2008 by Staff
EFD’s ProcessMate PM100 vacuum pickup system provides a fast, efficient way to safely lift and position small or delicate parts in benchtop assembly processes. Benefits include faster, more precise placement with less risk of damage to components. To lift the…
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Digi-Key Signs Agreement with Finisar

June 2, 2008 by Staff
Digi-Key Corp. has entered into an agreement with Finisar Corp., a leader in fibre optic solutions for high-speed networks, for the distribution of Finisar’s optics products in North America. For two decades, Finisar has been a leading provider of pluggable…
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Electronics, Mechanical Designers Collaborate in Real Time

May 30, 2008 by Staff
Altium has introduced technology that, reportedly for the first time, lets electronics designers fit their boards into enclosures in real time, in 3D, without guesswork. They can eliminate the numerous costly, trial-and-error, ‘wait-and-see’ ECAD-MCAD iterations that can delay bringing a…
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MDA to Provide Earth Observation Training Solution

May 30, 2008 by Staff
RICHMOND, B.C. – MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. announced that the company’s U.S. Information Systems subsidiary, MDA Systems Inc., has been selected to provide a multi-million dollar training solution to a foreign government. This information solution will provide a training…