- Buyers Guide
RF and Microwave Filters
Anatech Electronics launched two new websites—anatechelectronics.com (for custom products) and AMCrf.com (Web store for online purchases)—that provide technical information for designers and make it easier to specify the company's RF and microwave filters. The anatechelectronics.com site describes Anatech's custom filter design fabrication capabilities. The AMCrf.com site offers hundreds of standard products that are available from stock in a very short time.
70 Outwater Lane, Garfield, NJ 07026
AR's Knowledge Center
The AR Knowledge Center is a convenient virtual library featuring the company's complete educational and informative offerings including software and software updates, application notes, newsworthy articles and exciting product demonstrations. All materials are available for download including the Orange Book of Knowledge.
AR RF/Microwave Instrumentation,
160 School House Road, Souderton, PA 18964
CTT Inc.'s website offers a wide selection of low-noise and high-power amplifiers designed for applications including: ESM, radar systems, missiles, UAVs, seekers, decoys, tactical common data links (TCDL) and commercial communications systems. Offerings include low-noise drop-in configurations, connectorized hermetically-sealed packages, and rack-mount high power designs. A new family of low-noise amplifiers from 1 to 18 GHz that covers more than four octaves has been added. CTT's products are designed to provide the best price versus performance combination for each customer.
241 East Java Drive, Sunnyvale, CA 94089
Components, Subsystems and Transceivers
Daico produces advanced IF/RF and microwave control products and amplifiers for the defense electronics, aerospace, commercial aircraft, wireless and other high-end commercial industries. From commercial space to advanced wireless applications, the company's custom high-reliability products are integral to complex operations of major satellite, radar, navigation, communications, electronic warfare, and missile systems.
Daico Industries Inc.,
1070 East 233rd Street, Carson, CA 90745
Interactive Product Catalog
This website provides a comprehensive, user-friendly selection of Empower's products and functionality to configure and submit quote requests. The site features a parametric search engine and a collection of RF engineer's applets such as a watts-to-dBm converter, gain calculator and links to contact Empower's sales team. There is also a mobile-friendly version accessible from devices such as a RIM Blackberry.
Empower RF Systems Inc.,
316 West Florence Avenue, Inglewood, CA 90301
ICs, Modules, Subsystems & Instrumentation
Hittite's redesigned website includes a dynamic homepage featuring full specifications for over 850 products across 28 product lines, press releases and featured articles. Comprehensive Individual Product "Splash Pages" containing in-depth product information and technical content are located on one easy to navigate page. Engineers will find improved Product Support and streamlined Quality & Reliability pages containing invaluable reference materials.
Hittite Microwave Corp.,
20 Alpha Road, Chelmsford, MA 01824
High Speed Interconnect Technologies
RFCONNEXT Inc.'s web page provides extensive information about the new high speed interconnect technologies PMTL™, VMTL™ and SMTL™, which together provide increased bandwidth for any high speed interconnects, thus help advancing the High Speed Interconnect Ecosystem. In addition, the web page provides a large number of white papers and information that will be of great interest to RF/microwave engineers.
20415 Almaden Station, San Jose, CA 95160-0415
Visit www.rfmd.com to see RFMD's enhanced website. The homepage features new links and organizes information under Function and Market columns for convenient scanning. Also look for new category filters, updated parameter data, new "product group" overview pages, and updated Browse and Buy dropdown menu for easy product searching and purchasing.
7628 Thorndike Road, Greensboro, NC 27409
Richardson Electronics Ltd. announced the launch of a fully translated version of its recently redesigned website to better serve its growing customer base in mainland China. The new Chinese website provides all of the vital product information and resources found in the English version released in September 2009, including online design resources to help engineers improve time to market. The Chinese site also utilizes Richardson Electronics' unique Engineer-Focused Navigation™ system.
40W267 Keslinger Road, LaFox, IL 60147
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