Raytheon Co.Completed all system requirements and testing of the Upgraded Early Warning Radar (UEWR) at Thule Air Base, Greenland. With this upgrade, the UEWR is ready to conduct the missile defense mission as a critical component of the Ballistic Missile Defense System.
Aviat NetworksHas joined the Symmetricom, Inc. SyncWorld Ecosystem Program for delivering tested solutions for mobile-backhaul synchronization over packet microwave networks. The collaboration adds IEEE 1588v2 synchronization capability to Aviat's solution portfolio.
Altair SemiconductorHas completed a $26-million round of funding led by Jerusalem Venture Partners (JVP). All of Altair's existing investorsincluding BRM, Bessemer Venture Partners, Giza Venture Capital, and Pacific Technologyparticipated in the round. Altair will use the capital to expand its worldwide sales and customer support activities as well as advance the development of its Long Term Evolution (LTE) offerings.
US Space LLCHas announced the formation of US Space Mobile Communications LLC. The new business will provide mobile voice, data, and video communications solutions to the US Departments of Defense, State, and Homeland Security in addition to other US Government agencies.
Pasternack Enterprises, Inc.Has appointed IMCA Electronics as its authorized distributor for Turkey. Pasternack's complete RF, microwave, and fiberoptic product lines are now available through IMCA.
The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA)Has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Georgia Institute of Technology to collaborate on smart-device standards development. This collaboration will take place through the Georgia Tech Research Institute.
AWR Corp.Is opening a direct sales and support office in Shanghai, its third in Asia. Joining its counterparts in Tokyo and Seoul, the new office is expected to be fully operational by the third quarter of this year.
MET LaboratoriesIs now offering ISO certification of RFID devices. The testing is based on several ISO-developed, RFID-based standards and corresponding test methods, including conformance and interoperability where applicable.
AMIMONIs collaborating with SRI Radio Systems GmbH to develop RF modules and products based on the Wireless Home Digital Interface (WHDI) standard. AMIMON's wireless technology provides the basis of WHDI.
GlobalSpecHas partnered with Catalog Data Solutions, an SaaS provider of online catalogs and CAD solutions for industrial suppliers. GlobalSpec will supply product specification data on behalf of its clients, thereby allowing clients to author both their website catalogs and GlobalSpec catalog search from a single data source.
Precision Devices, Inc. (PDI)Has achieved Class H certification, a standard military quality level for reliability designated by MIL-PRF-38534. The Defense Supply Center, Columbus (DSCC) awarded the certification following an audit of testing flows performed by PDI on crystal frequency-control devices.