News http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6700/more en 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 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> DARPA Throws Support Behind Upgradeable Radar Architectures http://mwrf.com/active-components/darpa-throws-support-behind-upgradeable-radar-architectures <div class="node-body article-body">DARPA has awarded Raytheon $5 million to develop new radar array architectures. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/darpa-throws-support-behind-upgradeable-radar-architectures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/darpa-throws-support-behind-upgradeable-radar-architectures#comments News Active components Defense Systems Fri, 03 Apr 2015 13:27:00 +0000 32911 at http://mwrf.com Collaborative Effort Eyes MIMO OTA Testing Solutions http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/collaborative-effort-eyes-mimo-ota-testing-solutions <div class="node-body article-body">Anite and China Telecommunication Technology Labs (CTTL)-Terminals have entered an agreement to develop the MIMO OTA systems that will help enable efficient benchmarking of MIMO-capable products.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/collaborative-effort-eyes-mimo-ota-testing-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/collaborative-effort-eyes-mimo-ota-testing-solutions#comments News Mobile Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Mon, 30 Mar 2015 19:11:00 +0000 32881 at http://mwrf.com <p>The&nbsp;Propsim&nbsp;FS8 is targeted for testing in a reverberation chamber because of its ability to provide full control of critical parameters. (Image courtesy of Anite)</p> USAF Next-Gen Radar Platforms Focus of New Project http://mwrf.com/active-components/usaf-next-gen-radar-platforms-focus-new-project <div class="node-body article-body">GE’s Intelligent Platforms was awarded a contract to develop new radar technologies for the US Air Force.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/usaf-next-gen-radar-platforms-focus-new-project" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/usaf-next-gen-radar-platforms-focus-new-project#comments News Active components Defense Systems Fri, 27 Mar 2015 18:47:00 +0000 32811 at http://mwrf.com