Ted Rappaport, founding director of NYU WIRELESS and a leading proponent of using the millimeter wave spectrum for wireless communications, discusses the FCC's recent rulemaking actions and technology developments that are paving the way to 5G.
BJG Electronics Inc. and Maury Microwave Corp. announce a North America & Europe distribution agreement whereby BJG will add Maury Microwave’s Test Cable and Adapter portfolio to their line card. BJG will stock Maury Microwave Utility (UC) and Stability (SC) Test Assemblies and the full range of test adapters.
Pasternack Enterprises Inc., an industry leading manufacturer and global supplier of RF and microwave products, releases new 18 GHz ZMA adapters which are ideal for military and industrial applications that require small-footprint, yet highly durable RF components.
A unique feature of the tried and tested R&S NRP power sensors is their ability to work independently of a specific base unit. The sensors can be connected directly to a PC or laptop via USB. Rohde & Schwarz has now implemented this feature for compact smartphones and tablet PCs as well.
CEA-Leti announced it is coordinating the multi-partner CORMORAN project focusing on new forms of cooperation in and between wireless body area networks. Targeted applications include coordinated navigation of groups in buildings or large-scale motion capture for gaming, sports and healthcare.
AWT Global has launched a new line of field strength meters with spectrum analyzer capability: The UBA 9290 Series. The battery operated, handheld analyzers are well suited for wireless field applications but are also a very useful tool in the RF laboratory.
Agilent Technologies Inc. announced a new protocol testing solution for MIPITM Alliance Gear2 DigRf v4 RFICs. The Agilent M9252A DigRF host adapter allows developers to speed testing and analysis of RFICs used in cellular phones, tablets and other mobile devices.