Industry News

Avago Simplifies GPS Designs

Avago Technologies , a supplier of analog interface components for communications, industrial and consumer applications, announced a highly integrated GPS low noise amplifier (LNA) with high performance levels. The ALM-1712 effectively integrates a sophisticated GPS LNA and two FBAR filters. This results in a complete, compact and high-performance GPS...
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MI Technologies Expands Wireless Test Systems Capabilities with Bluetest Partnership

MI Technologies has signed a distribution agreement with Bluetest AB of Gothenburg, Sweden, to distribute and support Bluetest’s products in North America, Italy, the United Kingdom and India. This agreement broadens MI Technologies’ test and measurement capabilities for the wireless marketplace and strengthens Bluetest’s sales and support channels for...
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MCL Receives $1.4 M Contract

MCL Inc. , a MITEQ Company , Bolingbrook, IL, a global supplier of satellite communications (SATCOM) and instrumentation equipment, has received a $1.4 M+ contract to design and develop an airborne Ka-band high power traveling wave tube amplifier (TWTA) for the United States Air Force. This contract has been...
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High-power RF IC Markets Going from Strength to Strength

ABI Research’s optimistic forecasts for the penetration of high-powered RF integrated circuits into the mobile wireless base station market have been borne out by the latest market developments. According to research director Lance Wilson, “Compared to the discrete devices they can replace, high-power RFICs take up less circuit board...
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WiMAX, 3G Drive Indian Wireless Market in 2009

Defying the global economic slowdown, India’s mobile-phone demand is expected to continue to rise at an accelerated rate in 2009 due to the rollout of 3G and WiMAX networks and the implementation of Mobile Number Portability (MNP), according to the latest report from iSuppli Corp. India’s mobile phone demand...
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Ceragon Expands Footprint in Africa

Ceragon Networks Ltd. is expanding its presence in Africa by opening two new local offices and a new, $1.5 M dollar order for its high-capacity trunk solutions, FibeAir® 3200, which is to be deployed in Africa by a leading international carrier. This follows the announcement in September 2008 of...
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