Commercial http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6694/more en Is Going Soft A Good Thing? How About Full-Auto? http://mwrf.com/systems/going-soft-good-thing-how-about-full-auto <div class="field-deck"> Compressed design cycles and increasingly complex devices are making software and automation techniques an integral part of an engineer's toolkit. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As the design cycles accelerates, the use and reliance on software tools for modeling and simulation is increasing. Automated testing and manufacturing techniques are also used to meet ever-closer design deadlines.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/going-soft-good-thing-how-about-full-auto" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/going-soft-good-thing-how-about-full-auto#comments Commercial Commercial Defense Systems Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:24:00 +0000 28251 at http://mwrf.com Timing Requirements Change, and So Do Voltage-Controlled Oscillators http://mwrf.com/active-components/timing-requirements-change-and-so-do-voltage-controlled-oscillators <div class="field-deck"> In frequency-control products, MEMS and CMOS technology are reaching performance that is on par with quartz crystal resonators and even adding valuable features to voltage-controlled oscillators. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Timing requirements for modern commercial electronics are demanding more for the same cost in a smaller footprint. Conversely, military and aerospace applications are looking for timing products that have advanced in thermal, vibration, and aging stability. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/timing-requirements-change-and-so-do-voltage-controlled-oscillators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/timing-requirements-change-and-so-do-voltage-controlled-oscillators#comments Commercial Active components Defense Medical Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:07:00 +0000 27471 at http://mwrf.com Eye on Europe: First Channel Models Published for 5G http://mwrf.com/commercial/eye-europe-first-channel-models-published-5g <div class="field-deck"> Europe's mobile and wireless leaders publish interim channels for 5G cellular communications systems. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Wireless equipment test specialist Anite plc has published what it claims are the world’s first channel models for 5G cellular communications systems. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/commercial/eye-europe-first-channel-models-published-5g" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/commercial/eye-europe-first-channel-models-published-5g#comments Commercial Systems Fri, 27 Jun 2014 17:04:00 +0000 26711 at http://mwrf.com EU Joining Forces with South Korea on 5G http://mwrf.com/systems/eu-joining-forces-south-korea-5g <div class="field-deck"> Partnership will allow the European commission and South Korea to work toward a common standard targeted for the end of 2015. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The European Union is forming a joint research partnership with South Korea to focus on ultrafast 5G mobile broadband technology.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/eu-joining-forces-south-korea-5g" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/eu-joining-forces-south-korea-5g#comments Commercial News Commercial Systems Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:30:00 +0000 26701 at http://mwrf.com VNAs Bring High-Priced Testing Down In Cost http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/vnas-bring-high-priced-testing-down-cost <div class="field-deck"> These VNAs are available in two and four-port versions suitable for cost-sensitive passive component measurements with coverage through millimeter-wave frequencies. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A new line of two and four-port vector network analyzers (VNAs) operates as high as 40 GHz at a fraction of the cost of previously available microwave VNAs.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/vnas-bring-high-priced-testing-down-cost" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/vnas-bring-high-priced-testing-down-cost#comments Commercial Commercial Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Thu, 26 Jun 2014 18:57:00 +0000 26601 at http://mwrf.com Inside Track with Noel Heiks, CEO of Nuvotronics http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/inside-track-noel-heiks-ceo-nuvotronics <div class="field-byline"> Jean-Jacque DeLisle </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As millimeter-wave technology and microfabrication boom, Nuvotronics’ Noel Heiks shares her thoughts on that up-and-coming industry and where this company aims to grow. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/inside-track-noel-heiks-ceo-nuvotronics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/inside-track-noel-heiks-ceo-nuvotronics#comments Commercial Interviews Semiconductors Tue, 20 May 2014 13:24:00 +0000 25331 at http://mwrf.com Qualcomm Acquires Small-Cell Specialist http://mwrf.com/commercial/qualcomm-acquires-small-cell-specialist <div class="node-body article-body">To increase capacity and coverage in mobile networks, most operators are beginning to implement small cells and heterogeneous networks (HetNets). To better support these efforts, Qualcomm, Inc. (<a href="http://www.qualcomm.com" title="www.qualcomm.com">www.qualcomm.com</a>) has acquired DesignArt Networks </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/commercial/qualcomm-acquires-small-cell-specialist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/commercial/qualcomm-acquires-small-cell-specialist#comments Commercial Mon, 17 Sep 2012 18:54:00 +0000 10521 at http://mwrf.com Qualcomm Acquires Small-Cell Specialist http://mwrf.com/commercial/qualcomm-acquires-small-cell-specialist-0 <div class="node-body article-body">To increase capacity and coverage in mobile networks, most operators are beginning to implement small cells and heterogeneous networks (HetNets). To better support these efforts, Qualcomm, Inc. (<a href="http://www.qualcomm.com" title="www.qualcomm.com">www.qualcomm.com</a>) has acquired DesignArt Networks </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/commercial/qualcomm-acquires-small-cell-specialist-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/commercial/qualcomm-acquires-small-cell-specialist-0#comments Commercial Mon, 17 Sep 2012 18:54:00 +0000 10531 at http://mwrf.com Watchdog Group Pushes For Carriers To Disclose Data Speed http://mwrf.com/commercial/watchdog-group-pushes-carriers-disclose-data-speed <div class="node-body article-body">Today, ads for the latest fourth-generation (4G) networks and products are everywhere. According to Consumer Watchdog (<a href="http://www.consumerwatchdog.org" title="www.consumerwatchdog.org">www.consumerwatchdog.org</a>), however, technical speed standards for “4G” mobile technology are universally ignored by US cell-phone companies. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/commercial/watchdog-group-pushes-carriers-disclose-data-speed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/commercial/watchdog-group-pushes-carriers-disclose-data-speed#comments Commercial News Mon, 17 Sep 2012 18:51:00 +0000 10511 at http://mwrf.com China Explores Small Cells’ Potential http://mwrf.com/commercial/china-explores-small-cells-potential <div class="node-body article-body">As China Mobile continues to roll out TD-SCDMA and TD-LTE networks, it faces some of the same coverage gaps encountered elsewhere in the world: spotty indoor coverage, insufficient capacity for crowded public places, and more.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/commercial/china-explores-small-cells-potential" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/commercial/china-explores-small-cells-potential#comments Commercial News Mon, 17 Sep 2012 18:45:00 +0000 10501 at http://mwrf.com <p> Pictured are Naser Adas, Mindspeed&rsquo;s Vice President and General Manager, Wireless (left), and Bill Huang, Director of CMCC Beijing Research (right), after signing the MOU at China&rsquo;s Nanocell Round Table Forum.</p>