Markets http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6603/more en Development Center Co-Locates RF Payload Production Stages http://mwrf.com/systems/development-center-co-locates-rf-payload-production-stages <div class="node-body article-body">A new development center opened by Lockheed Martin is taking a more integrated approach to building radio frequency (RF) payloads, merging each stage of production into a single facility.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/development-center-co-locates-rf-payload-production-stages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/development-center-co-locates-rf-payload-production-stages#comments News Commercial Defense Mobile Systems Test & Measurement Mon, 27 Jul 2015 13:58:00 +0000 35621 at http://mwrf.com <p>The RF Payload Center of Excellence is located at Lockheed Martin&rsquo;s Advanced Technology Center,&nbsp;which accelerates production for RF technologies and&nbsp;other payload systems. (Image courtesy of Lockheed Martin).</p> More-Refined 5G Standards on Tap from 5G Lab Germany http://mwrf.com/systems/more-refined-5g-standards-tap-5g-lab-germany <div class="node-body article-body">Bell Labs, the industrial research arm of Alcatel-Lucent, has become the latest big player to invest in the future of fifth-generation (5G) networks. The company has partnered with the 5G Lab Germany, a research group focused on using wireless mobile networks to support “tactile Internet” technology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/more-refined-5g-standards-tap-5g-lab-germany" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/more-refined-5g-standards-tap-5g-lab-germany#comments News Commercial Mobile Services Systems Mon, 20 Jul 2015 20:18:00 +0000 35561 at http://mwrf.com <p>A new set of standards is required to determine how fifth-generation (5G)&nbsp;networks will manage data to and from advanced device and&nbsp;IoT&nbsp;technology. (Image courtesy of ThinkStock).</p> Evaluating EMC Measurement Needs http://mwrf.com/blog/evaluating-emc-measurement-needs <div class="node-body blog-body">Having so many wireless devices in a crowded location requires that these electronic products meet strict requirements for levels of electromagnetic interference (EMI) and electromagnetic compatibility (EMC), lest the transmission from one device block the reception of another device nearby. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/measuring-progress">Measuring Progress</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/blog/evaluating-emc-measurement-needs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/blog/evaluating-emc-measurement-needs#comments Automotive Commercial Defense Medical Test & Measurement - analyzers Measuring Progress Fri, 17 Jul 2015 21:03:00 +0000 35551 at http://mwrf.com Research Organization to Focus on 5G Air Interface Standards http://mwrf.com/systems/research-organization-focus-5g-air-interface-standards-0 <div class="node-body article-body">In an attempt to speed the development process for next-generation wireless standards, a research group has partnered to design an air interface below 6 GHz for fifth-generation (5G) networks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/research-organization-focus-5g-air-interface-standards-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/research-organization-focus-5g-air-interface-standards-0#comments Mobile Services Systems Thu, 16 Jul 2015 20:19:00 +0000 35531 at http://mwrf.com <p>A major concern for the research group is designing an air interface that can support devices ranging from low-end sensors to high-end tablets, from Internet of Things devices to&nbsp;smartphones. (Image courtesy of ThinkStock).</p> Smartphone Sales in India to Pass U.S. Market http://mwrf.com/services/smartphone-sales-india-pass-us-market <div class="node-body article-body">The smartphone market has begun slowing down in the United States and China, countries that have for years been driving smartphone sales worldwide. A recent report is predicting that the next major market for smartphone shipments is in India.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/services/smartphone-sales-india-pass-us-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/services/smartphone-sales-india-pass-us-market#comments Commercial Mobile Services Thu, 16 Jul 2015 19:26:00 +0000 35521 at http://mwrf.com <p>India is expected to have sustained growth in smartphone shipments over the next few years. It is being touted as the next frontier for equipment manufacturers and software designers. (Image courtesy of ThinkStock).</p> Final MUOS Satellite Delivered for Pre-Launch Tests http://mwrf.com/systems/final-muos-satellite-delivered-pre-launch-tests <div class="node-body article-body">The fourth and final satellite in the Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) has been delivered to Cape Canaveral Air Force Station where it will conduct a series of pre-launch tests prior to a scheduled August launch.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/final-muos-satellite-delivered-pre-launch-tests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/final-muos-satellite-delivered-pre-launch-tests#comments Active components Defense Mobile Systems Tue, 14 Jul 2015 15:22:00 +0000 35501 at http://mwrf.com <p>MUOS-4, the next satellite scheduled to join the U.S. Navy&rsquo;s Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) communications network, has been shipped to Cape Canaveral from Lockheed Martin&rsquo;s satellite manufacturing facility in Sunnyvale, California. (Image courtesy of Lockheed Martin).</p> Interview: Dr. James Truchard, Microwaves & RF Living Legend http://mwrf.com/software/interview-dr-james-truchard-microwaves-rf-living-legend <div class="field-deck"> The founder of National Instruments looks back on his long and storied career. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The founder of National Instruments looks back on his long and storied career.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/software/interview-dr-james-truchard-microwaves-rf-living-legend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/software/interview-dr-james-truchard-microwaves-rf-living-legend#comments National Instruments Commercial Industrial Interviews Software Tue, 14 Jul 2015 14:56:00 +0000 35471 at http://mwrf.com VCXO Squeezes into Small Cells http://mwrf.com/active-components/vcxo-squeezes-small-cells <div class="node-body article-body">A compact voltage-controlled crystal oscillator (VCXO) provides fundamental frequencies from 100 to 250 MHz. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/vcxo-squeezes-small-cells" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/vcxo-squeezes-small-cells#comments Active components Commercial Industrial Tue, 14 Jul 2015 14:09:00 +0000 35441 at http://mwrf.com Broadband SPDT Switch Receives Design Support http://mwrf.com/active-components/broadband-spdt-switch-receives-design-support <div class="node-body article-body">A broadband SPDT switch offers high isolation from 10 MHz to 40 GHz.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/broadband-spdt-switch-receives-design-support" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/broadband-spdt-switch-receives-design-support#comments Active components Commercial Defense Industrial Tue, 14 Jul 2015 14:03:00 +0000 35451 at http://mwrf.com Road to Carrier Aggregation Paved with Chinese Chipsets http://mwrf.com/systems/road-carrier-aggregation-paved-chinese-chipsets <div class="node-body article-body">As LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) networks are set to launch in China later this year, domestic Chinese chipset and mobile brands that support carrier aggregation are predicted to burst into the global market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/road-carrier-aggregation-paved-chinese-chipsets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/road-carrier-aggregation-paved-chinese-chipsets#comments Mobile Services Systems Tue, 14 Jul 2015 13:43:00 +0000 35461 at http://mwrf.com <p>As wireless carriers transition to a HetNet infrastructure,&nbsp;domestic&nbsp;Chinese chipset and mobile brands that support carrier aggregation are predicted to burst into the global market. (Image courtesy of ThinkStock).</p>