Systems http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en New Geostationary Weather Satellites Prepare for Launch in Florida http://mwrf.com/systems/new-geostationary-weather-satellites-prepare-launch-florida <div class="node-body article-body">A new weather satellite designed to monitor hurricanes and other severe weather more accurately is being prepped for launch at a testing facility in Florida.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/new-geostationary-weather-satellites-prepare-launch-florida" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/new-geostationary-weather-satellites-prepare-launch-florida#comments News Active components Systems Thu, 25 Aug 2016 19:15:00 +0000 47401 at http://mwrf.com <p>(Image courtesy of National Aeronautics and Space Administration).</p> Raytheon Takes Contract for Scalable Aircraft Carrier Radars http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/raytheon-takes-contract-scalable-aircraft-carrier-radars <div class="node-body article-body">The contract stands out as the latest vote of confidence for inexpensive radars that can be linked together and customized for different applications.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/raytheon-takes-contract-scalable-aircraft-carrier-radars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/raytheon-takes-contract-scalable-aircraft-carrier-radars#comments News Active components Defense Semiconductors Systems Thu, 25 Aug 2016 16:50:00 +0000 47391 at http://mwrf.com <p>Raytheon&#39;s Air and Missile Defense Radar&nbsp;is comprised of individual radar modules, which can be stacked to control aperture size. (Image courtesy of Raytheon).</p> Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (8/21-8/27) http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-821-827 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Whether you are looking for transmit integrated circuits or double-throw switches, Microwaves & RF has you covered. Here are some of the latest components to optimize your product, device, or system.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-821-827" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-821-827#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Automotive Commercial Components Defense Image Galleries Industrial Medical Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Passive components Products Semiconductors Systems Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Wed, 24 Aug 2016 17:50:00 +0000 47271 at http://mwrf.com Flexible Radios Deliver High-Speed IoT Data Links http://mwrf.com/systems/flexible-radios-deliver-high-speed-iot-data-links <div class="field-deck"> These 900-MHz radio solutions provide fast data throughput and several serial ports for transferring IoT sensor data to the Internet, across line-of-sight distances to 40 miles. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This series of high-data-rate wireless radios operates in the unlicensed frequency band from 902 to 928 MHz. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/flexible-radios-deliver-high-speed-iot-data-links" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/flexible-radios-deliver-high-speed-iot-data-links#comments Commercial Industrial Systems Tue, 23 Aug 2016 19:39:00 +0000 47241 at http://mwrf.com EMP Protection for the Defense Market http://mwrf.com/passive-components/emp-protection-defense-market <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by HUBER+SUHNER </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Electronics are a key factor in military battlefield success today. Electronic warfare includes all measures to maintain friendly operations and disturb hostile ones. Electromagnetic energy is employed for many important supporting activities like communications, navigation, detection, identification, interception and reconnaissance. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/emp-protection-defense-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/emp-protection-defense-market#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Mixed-signal semiconductors Passive components Systems White Paper Tue, 23 Aug 2016 18:15:00 +0000 47051 at http://mwrf.com A Primer on Circulators and Isolators http://mwrf.com/components/primer-circulators-and-isolators <div class="field-deck"> These essential devices help direct the flow of microwave signals in RF equipment and systems. Here’s what you need to know about them. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">These essential devices help direct the flow of microwave signals in RF equipment and systems. Here’s what you need to know about them.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/components/primer-circulators-and-isolators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/primer-circulators-and-isolators#comments Components Systems Fri, 19 Aug 2016 20:54:00 +0000 47181 at http://mwrf.com Mercury Systems Builds its Way Up http://mwrf.com/blog/mercury-systems-builds-its-way <div class="node-body blog-body">A recent visit to Mercury Systems’ facility in Hudson, NH provided insight into the company’s latest developments.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/blog/mercury-systems-builds-its-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/blog/mercury-systems-builds-its-way#comments Defense Systems Filtering Noise Thu, 18 Aug 2016 18:46:00 +0000 47141 at http://mwrf.com Technology Transforms Homes into Smart Homes http://mwrf.com/iot/technology-transforms-homes-smart-homes <div class="field-byline"> Chris DeMartino </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A report compiled from nearly 1,300 U.S. consumers in April 2016 provided insight in terms of why customers are interested in smart-home services...</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/iot/technology-transforms-homes-smart-homes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/iot/technology-transforms-homes-smart-homes#comments IoT Systems Tue, 09 Aug 2016 17:45:00 +0000 47011 at http://mwrf.com (Courtesy of Greenpeak Technologies) Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (7/31-8/6) http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-731-86 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Whether you are looking for transmit integrated circuits or double-throw switches, Microwaves & RF has you covered. Here are some of the latest components to optimize your product, device, or system.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-731-86" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-731-86#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Automotive Commercial Components Defense Image Galleries Industrial Medical Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Passive components Products Semiconductors Systems Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Thu, 04 Aug 2016 19:10:00 +0000 46961 at http://mwrf.com How to Build a Super DAQ System in a PXIe Chassis using Xilinx UltraScale FPGA XMC Modules http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/how-build-super-daq-system-pxie-chassis-using-xilinx-ultrascale-fpga-xmc- <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="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/how-build-super-daq-system-pxie-chassis-using-xilinx-ultrascale-fpga-xmc-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/how-build-super-daq-system-pxie-chassis-using-xilinx-ultrascale-fpga-xmc-#comments Services Software Systems Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators White Paper Fri, 22 Jul 2016 14:08:00 +0000 46651 at http://mwrf.com