Services http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6601/more en “Connect Ability” Challenge Aims to Improve Lives of the Disabled with Technology http://mwrf.com/software/connect-ability-challenge-aims-improve-lives-disabled-technology <div class="node-body article-body">In an attempt to improve the lives of people with disabilities, AT&T and New York University’s ABILITY Lab have partnered to launch the first “Connect Ability” competition.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/software/connect-ability-challenge-aims-improve-lives-disabled-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/software/connect-ability-challenge-aims-improve-lives-disabled-technology#comments Medical Services Software Fri, 19 Jun 2015 19:35:00 +0000 34941 at http://mwrf.com <p>Developers participating in the &quot;Connect Ability&quot; challenge will aim to design technology that will improve the quality of life of people with disabilities. Image courtesy of ThickStock.&nbsp;</p> Antennas Get No Respect http://mwrf.com/blog/antennas-get-no-respect <div class="node-body blog-body">The final frontier of wireless technology is antenna design, and the future of advanced networks will depend heavily on improved antenna technology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/line-sight">Line of Sight</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/blog/antennas-get-no-respect" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/blog/antennas-get-no-respect#comments Commercial Mobile Services Systems Line of Sight Thu, 18 Jun 2015 16:42:00 +0000 34901 at http://mwrf.com HetNet Infrastructure Expected to Largely Replace Macrocell Networks http://mwrf.com/services/hetnet-infrastructure-expected-largely-replace-macrocell-networks <div class="node-body article-body">Driven by the growing influx of mobile broadband traffic and increased network coverage requirements, wireless carriers are looking to replace traditional macrocell based networks with Heterogeneous Network infrastructure.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/services/hetnet-infrastructure-expected-largely-replace-macrocell-networks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/services/hetnet-infrastructure-expected-largely-replace-macrocell-networks#comments News Mobile Services Systems Wed, 17 Jun 2015 17:16:00 +0000 34881 at http://mwrf.com <p>According to a recent report, wireless carriers are no longer interested in the&nbsp;networks generated&nbsp;by large cellular base station arrays. Heterogeneous Networks are in style&nbsp;and slowly becoming a force in the wireless industry.&nbsp;Image courtesy of ThinkStock.</p> High Mobility Military Network Approved for Full Scale Production http://mwrf.com/systems/high-mobility-military-network-approved-full-scale-production <div class="node-body article-body">The United States Army has approved the Warfighter Information Network-Tactical (WIN-T) Increment 2 system, the latest technology in a growing network of highly mobile communications, for full scale production and fielding.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/high-mobility-military-network-approved-full-scale-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/high-mobility-military-network-approved-full-scale-production#comments Content News Defense Services Systems Fri, 12 Jun 2015 14:15:00 +0000 34851 at http://mwrf.com <p>A Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicle equipped with the U.S. Army&rsquo;s new mobile network, WIN-T Increment II. (Image courtesy of General Dynamics).</p> NIST to Develop Wireless Platform Manufacturing Guide http://mwrf.com/services/nist-develop-wireless-platform-manufacturing-guide <div class="node-body article-body">The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is working toward developing best practice guidelines for evaluating wireless-sensor-network performance and selecting the option that best meets a company’s requirements.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/services/nist-develop-wireless-platform-manufacturing-guide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/services/nist-develop-wireless-platform-manufacturing-guide#comments News Industrial Services Systems Wed, 27 May 2015 21:03:00 +0000 34471 at http://mwrf.com <p>Project members also are in the early stages of commissioning a wireless network test bed that will replicate a smart manufacturing environment. (Image courtesy of Tesla)</p> 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> 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 IMS 2015 Checklist http://mwrf.com/components/ims-2015-checklist <div class="node-body article-body">It’s that time of year again. For those in the microwave and RF industry, the IEEE International Microwave Symposium (IMS)—with all of its conferences, workshops, trade show, and exhibition offerings—is something we look forward to all year long.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/components/ims-2015-checklist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/ims-2015-checklist#comments Commercial Components Defense Editor Columns Industrial Semiconductors Services Software Tue, 14 Apr 2015 16:05:00 +0000 33121 at http://mwrf.com IMS 2015 Welcomes Women in Microwaves, STEM, & Young Professionals http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/ims-2015-welcomes-women-microwaves-stem-young-professionals <div class="node-body article-body">At IMS 2015, the Women in Microwaves (WIM), a subset of the Women in Engineering (WIE) group, is hoping to boost the number of female engineers in the microwave and RF industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/ims-2015-welcomes-women-microwaves-stem-young-professionals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/ims-2015-welcomes-women-microwaves-stem-young-professionals#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, 09 Apr 2015 15:48:00 +0000 33071 at http://mwrf.com 2015 IMS Products on Parade: Part 2 http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/2015-ims-products-parade-part-2 <div class="node-body gallery-body">These products are just a sampling of those that will be on display at the upcoming 2015 IMS Exhibition in Phoenix, Ariz.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/2015-ims-products-parade-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/2015-ims-products-parade-part-2#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Automotive Commercial Components Defense Digital semiconductors Industrial Medical Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Passive components Robotics Semiconductors Services Software Systems Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Thu, 09 Apr 2015 12:57:00 +0000 32991 at http://mwrf.com