Mentor Graphics Corp. announced the delivery of three new PADS® family products starting at unprecedented pricing of five thousand dollars to address the advancing needs of the independent engineer. The new PADS family provides for the wide spectrum of electronics complexity by combining ease of learning and use, characteristic of previous market-leading PADS products, with high-productivity design and analysis technologies and unprecedented price-performance value.
Anritsu Co. announces it successfully completed testing of GCT Semiconductor’s 4G LTE-Advanced chip, GDM7243Q, using Anritsu’s MD8430A signaling tester with Rapid Test Designer (RTD). GCT Semiconductor, a leading designer and supplier of advanced 4G mobile semiconductor solutions, offers an advanced FDD-TDD LTE Category 5/6/7 single chip, with the world’s first 4X4 MIMO carrier aggregation for LTE.
IBM announced that it will invest $3 billion over the next four years to establish a new Internet of Things (IoT) unit, and that it is building a cloud-based open platform designed to help clients and ecosystem partners build IoT solutions.
Teledyne LeCroy introduces the QPHY-USB3.1-Tx-Rx package for automated USB 3.1 transmitter (Tx) and receiver (Rx) compliance testing, characterization, and debug, creating a unique and comprehensive USB 3.1 test suite. With the new test package, USB 3.1 testing can be performed on both Gen1 (5 Gb/s) and Gen2 (10 Gb/s) devices under test according to the latest USB 3.1 specifications.
Dow-Key® Microwave Corp., the world’s largest manufacturer of electromechanical switches, announced that it will be exhibiting at the 2015 NAB Show, booth SU6324, in Las Vegas, Nev. on April 13-16 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Orbel Corp., designer and manufacturer of custom EMI/RFI shielding, photo-etched precision metal parts, and precision metal stamping will be featuring their EMI/RFI solutions at IMS2015. Products include board level shielding, finger-stock gaskets and metalized fabric gaskets.
Smart Electronics and Lark Engineering, both part of Secure Technology Co., are pleased to announce they are working together to be a full service components solution provider for the industrial, aerospace, and military market segments.
Anite announced it will be expanding its device application testing capability by entering into an agreement to acquire the trade and assets of Setcom Wireless Products GmbH, a supplier of wireless device application test solutions,based in Munich, Germany.
NXP Semiconductors N.V. announced that it has completed its acquisition of Quintic’s Bluetooth Low Energy (BTLE) and Wearable businesses. With this transaction, NXP adds BTLE to an existing portfolio of ultra-low power RF-connectivity solutions key to the Internet-of-Things.
Anritsu Co. will showcase its field test solution portfolio that addresses the critical needs of field engineers and technicians responsible for erecting, servicing, and maintaining broadcast and telecommunications towers at NATE 2015.