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Astron Wireless Acquires Integrated Barcode Technology

Integrated Barcode Technology (IBT) has announced that it has been acquired by Astron Wireless Technologies Inc. , a northern Virginia-based global manufacturer of antenna, cable and connectivity products for a multitude of wireless communications applications for over 28 years. IBT is a leading systems integrator and added value reseller...
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Modern RFID Readers

I. INTRODUCTION Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) system is a new wireless data transmission and reception technique for automatic identification, asset tracking, security surveillance etc. A typical RFID system is shown in Fig. 1. A RFID system consists of three major components: a reader or integrator, which sends the interrogation...
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The MathWorks Introduces RF Blockset 2

The MathWorks introduced RF Blockset 2, which extends Simulink® with a library of blocks to model the behavior of linear and nonlinear RF components—filters, transmission lines, amplifiers and mixers—by supporting the widespread Agilent standards for large signal-scattering parameters in system-level verification models. In addition to enabling access to industry-standard...
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RF Industries Acquires RadioMobile

RF Industries Ltd. , announced that it acquired on September 1, 2007, for cash and equity consideration valued at approximately $700,000, the assets of RadioMobile Inc. , a privately held San Diego, California-based supplier and system integrator of custom wireless data and transceiver products. Radio Mobile revenue exceeds $700,000...
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ACCA Networks and DoCoMo Agree to Partnership

ACCA Networks Co. Ltd. and NTT DoCoMo Inc. are partnering in a joint venture — ACCA Wireless Co. Ltd. — for the provision of broadband wireless services based on mobile WiMAX technology. As business partners, both companies will accelerate preparations to apply for the 2.5 GHz broadband wireless access...
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Newtec Acquires TurboConcept

Newtec has acquired 100 percent of the shares in the French company TurboConcept , a provider of IP Cores used in satellite and wireless communications. Based in Brest, the company specializes in the development of IP cores for the implementation of Forward Error Correction codes such as Turbo and...
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UK/India Venture Sees Launch of Trackwise Epitome India

Trackwise (UK) and Epitome Components (India) have joined forces to launch Trackwise Epitome India, a new joint venture established to provide volume manufacturing of specialist RF PCBs for wireless infrastructure equipment manufacturers and assemblers located in India. The new company brings together the high quality, high volume manufacturing expertise...
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