Services en Foundry Forges Analog Process Control <div class="node-body article-body">A commercial foundry works closely with customers to provide a wide range of custom ICs. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial Defense Industrial Services Wed, 21 Sep 2016 15:37:00 +0000 47961 at ZigBee 3.0 Shows its Power <div class="node-body article-body">This white paper describes ZigBee 3.0, explaining the role it plays in the Internet of Things (IoT). </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial Services Fri, 26 Aug 2016 19:28:00 +0000 47441 at <p>Image courtesy of Thinkstock</p> How to Build a Super DAQ System in a PXIe Chassis using Xilinx UltraScale FPGA XMC Modules <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Innovative Integration </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Native PXI/PXIe modules are generally aimed at the testing market, which means they tend to have lower throughput, with less processing power than needed in high performance data acquisition systems. This concern can be addressed by XMC modules powered by Xilinx UltraScale FPGAs that provide a universe of high performance data acquisition functions, featuring higher sample rates, and greater processing power with the on board FPGA’s, than typical PXI/PXIe modules.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Services Software Systems Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators White Paper Fri, 22 Jul 2016 14:08:00 +0000 46651 at Facebook’s Tiny Cell Station Eyes the Remote and Rural <div class="node-body article-body">Facebook recently revealed a new device called OpenCellular that allows wireless carriers to bring connectivity to places lying outside the reach of cell towers.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Services Systems Thu, 14 Jul 2016 16:50:00 +0000 46481 at <p>The OpenCellular&nbsp;device. (Image courtesy of Facebook).</p> Samsung Makes Strides in Shrinking 5G Antennas <div class="node-body article-body">Samsung Electronics said it has made smaller and more efficient parts for 5G wireless networks, tackling one of the trickier problems with new wireless standards. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Active components Automotive Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Passive components Services Systems Wed, 13 Jul 2016 02:25:00 +0000 46421 at <p>Samsung engineers, in 2013, set up tests for the chipmaker&#39;s&nbsp;early 5G equipment. More recent advances have produced smaller and more efficient parts for 5G&nbsp;wireless networks.&nbsp;(Image courtesy of Samsung).</p> Narrowband IoT Standard Gets Stamp of Approval <div class="node-body article-body">The 3G Partnership Project has finished laying out a new wireless IoT standard known as Narrowband-IoT. It will become part of the larger LTE specification.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Automotive IoT Services Systems Tue, 05 Jul 2016 17:55:00 +0000 46301 at <p>(Image courtesy of Monicaodo, Thinkstock).</p> 4G Finally Takes Seat at Wireless Throne <div class="node-body article-body">After nearly seven years since it was introduced, global revenue from 4G wireless service is poised to overtake 3G for the first time. Meanwhile, 2G and 3G revenues are falling.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Commercial IoT Mobile Services Tue, 21 Jun 2016 17:50:00 +0000 45961 at <p>(Image courtesy of Thinkstock).</p> New Router Gives Access to Troublesome Wi-Fi Spectrum <div class="node-body article-body">The secret to its unique design is that it grants access to wireless spectrum in the 5 GHz range seldom used by other routers. More channels means that individual devices can play around with more bandwidth.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mobile Products Services Systems Mon, 16 May 2016 17:40:00 +0000 44741 at <p>(Image courtesy of Ignition Design Labs).</p> LAA: LTE and Wi-Fi Coexistence or Convergence? <div class="field-byline"> James Kimery, Erik Luther, and Dr. Achim Nahler, NI </div> <div class="field-deck"> To meet future service requirements, researchers are exploring new technology solutions to share unlicensed spectrum. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">To meet future service requirements, researchers are exploring new technology solutions to share unlicensed spectrum.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> National Instruments Commercial Services Tue, 03 May 2016 14:38:00 +0000 44461 at Small Broadband Satellites Pepper Low Earth Orbits <div class="node-body article-body">The times when rockets strained hulking broadband satellites into orbit are giving way to an era of miniaturization. Instead, satellite companies are sending out smaller satellites, probes, and capsules.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial Defense Mobile Services Systems Tue, 22 Mar 2016 17:45:00 +0000 42741 at <p>A tiny satellite being built as part of NASA&#39;s Nodes project. Engineers are preparing the satellite for thermal vacuum testing at Ames Research Center in California. (Image courtesy of NASA Ames).</p>