Systems http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en What’s the Difference Between IEEE 802.11af and 802.11ah? http://mwrf.com/active-components/what-s-difference-between-ieee-80211af-and-80211ah <div class="field-deck"> Although IEEE 802.11af and 802.11ah are both sub-1-GHz standards, they are designed to fill different niches in upcoming IoT and wireless-backhaul applications. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Although IEEE 802.11af and 802.11ah are both sub-1-GHz standards, they are designed to fill different niches in upcoming IoT and wireless-backhaul applications.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/what-s-difference-between-ieee-80211af-and-80211ah" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/what-s-difference-between-ieee-80211af-and-80211ah#comments Active components Commercial Passive components RF Essentials Systems Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:45:00 +0000 33641 at http://mwrf.com Ka-band Technology Speeds In-flight Connectivity http://mwrf.com/systems/ka-band-technology-speeds-flight-connectivity <div class="node-body article-body">Expectations are that a new flat-panel, Ka-band antenna will help produce faster connectivity within commercial aircraft and business jets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/ka-band-technology-speeds-flight-connectivity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/ka-band-technology-speeds-flight-connectivity#comments News Commercial Mobile Services Systems Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:42:00 +0000 33631 at http://mwrf.com <p>Image courtesy of Thinkstock.</p> Qi-Based Kit Converts Any Smartphone for Wireless Charging http://mwrf.com/active-components/qi-based-kit-converts-any-smartphone-wireless-charging <div class="node-body article-body">The NeverDed Cordless Charging Conversion Cystem (C4) helps bring wireless Qi charging to all smartphones and devices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/qi-based-kit-converts-any-smartphone-wireless-charging" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/qi-based-kit-converts-any-smartphone-wireless-charging#comments News Active components Mobile Systems Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:28:00 +0000 33621 at http://mwrf.com Satellite Payload to Further Augment GPS-Focused Aviation System http://mwrf.com/systems/satellite-payload-further-augment-gps-focused-aviation-system <div class="node-body article-body">Raytheon has been awarded a contract from the FAA to develop the next Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) payload to help improve GPS signals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/satellite-payload-further-augment-gps-focused-aviation-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/satellite-payload-further-augment-gps-focused-aviation-system#comments News Commercial Systems Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:38:00 +0000 33501 at http://mwrf.com <p>Integrated flight decks, like Garmin&rsquo;s G5000, provides WAAS compatibility inflight, with support from the GEO satellites and stations. (Image courtesy of Garmin)</p> Digital Modular Radio Tunes into MUOS Communications http://mwrf.com/active-components/digital-modular-radio-tunes-muos-communications <div class="node-body article-body">A four-channel digital modular radio (DMR) from General Dynamics successfully completed data-transmission testing with a Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/digital-modular-radio-tunes-muos-communications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/digital-modular-radio-tunes-muos-communications#comments News Active components Defense Passive components Systems Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:13:00 +0000 33491 at http://mwrf.com <p>A four-channel digital modular radio (DMR) from General Dynamics successfully completed data-transmission testing with a Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite. (Image courtesy of General Dynamics)</p> Streamlined Data Retrieval Boosts Remote Health Monitoring http://mwrf.com/systems/streamlined-data-retrieval-boosts-remote-health-monitoring <div class="node-body article-body">Cerner Corp. and Qualcomm Life will join forces to bring remote, constant monitoring of patients to healthcare providers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/streamlined-data-retrieval-boosts-remote-health-monitoring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/streamlined-data-retrieval-boosts-remote-health-monitoring#comments News Medical Systems Wed, 22 Apr 2015 16:57:00 +0000 33471 at http://mwrf.com <p>The Cerner CareAware iBus is an integral part of the platform, enabling plug-and-play connectivity between devices and the HER. (Image courtesy of Cerner)</p> Nokia to Acquire Alcatel-Lucent in $16.6-Billion Deal http://mwrf.com/systems/nokia-acquire-alcatel-lucent-166-billion-deal <div class="node-body article-body">Nokia is set to acquire Alcatel-Lucent for $16.6 billion, merging into the IoT- and cloud service-based Nokia Corporation.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/nokia-acquire-alcatel-lucent-166-billion-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/nokia-acquire-alcatel-lucent-166-billion-deal#comments News Active components Passive components Systems Tue, 21 Apr 2015 20:03:00 +0000 33391 at http://mwrf.com IMS 2015: Everything Else You Need to Know http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/ims-2015-everything-else-you-need-know <div class="node-body article-body">At IMS 2015, there will be a plethora of special events, honorary sessions, exhibits, and even a boot camp or two. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/ims-2015-everything-else-you-need-know" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/ims-2015-everything-else-you-need-know#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Automotive Commercial Components Defense Digital semiconductors Energy Industrial Medical Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Passive components Robotics Semiconductors Services Software Systems Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:14:00 +0000 33261 at http://mwrf.com The Evolution of Microwave and MM-Wave CMOS ICs http://mwrf.com/active-components/evolution-microwave-and-mm-wave-cmos-ics <div class="node-body article-body">Since the 1970s, researchers and engineers have been advancing the techniques and technology necessary to enable the next wave of low-cost and highly integrated RFICs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/evolution-microwave-and-mm-wave-cmos-ics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/evolution-microwave-and-mm-wave-cmos-ics#comments Active components Commercial Defense Semiconductors Systems Tue, 14 Apr 2015 19:47:00 +0000 33151 at http://mwrf.com NI’s BEEcube Acquisition Drives 5G Communications http://mwrf.com/systems/ni-s-beecube-acquisition-drives-5g-communications <div class="node-body article-body">In order to strengthen to its devices for telecommunications applications, National Instruments announced its acquirement of BEEcube.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/ni-s-beecube-acquisition-drives-5g-communications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/ni-s-beecube-acquisition-drives-5g-communications#comments News Active components Defense Mobile Systems Tue, 14 Apr 2015 18:22:00 +0000 33131 at http://mwrf.com <p>BEEcube&rsquo;s BEE7 platform can be used for early algorithm exploration, research, development, real time verification, prototyping, field trials, limited deployment, and product upgrades. (Image courtesy of BEEcube)</p>