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ViaSat Inc. has received orders in excess of $11 million for Joint IP Modem Network Control Centers (NCCs), remote modems, and Joint IP Modem enhancements. These production contracts enable the Department of Defense to complete its roll out of interoperable network services to warfighters from teleports and Strategic Tactical Entry Points (STEPs). In addition, the orders include further development of the Joint IP Modem to enable efficient regional connectivity within a larger global network footprint. These awards follow successfully deliveries against previous contract obligations.
M/A-COM Technology Solutions Inc., a leading supplier of high performance analog semiconductor solutions, is showcasing a broad portfolio of new products for Networks, Aerospace and Defense, and Multi-Market applications at European Microwave Week (EuMW) 2012. Product solutions on display in M/A-COM Tech’s booth #421 include:
Designed for high-bandwidth applications using proprietary processes, Molex Inc.'s Temp-Flex microwave cables deliver exceptional electrical performance in military, A&D, robotics and medical markets, in addition to automatic test equipment.
Richardson RFPD Inc. announces immediate availability and full design support capabilities for a new internally matched, low noise amplifier (LNA) in a small 2x2mm DFN package from TriQuint Semiconductor Inc. (TriQuint).
EMSCAN will showcase the world's largest real-time antenna pattern measurement tool in Amsterdam at EuMW 2012.
Vishay Intertechnology Inc. introduced the industry's first wirebondable thin film chip resistors with compact 40 x 40 mil (1 x 1 mm) footprints to feature high resistance to 100 MΩ. The new CS44 <http://www.vishay.com/doc?60114> series features low TCR down to ± 50 ppm/°C and tolerances to ± 0.5 %.
Space Data Corp. and Lemko Corp. announce the successful deployment of the world's first satellite-based commercial LTE network. The network was deployed in Atqasuk, Alaska and offers subscribers mobile broadband data speeds of over 70 Mbps. LTE over satellite is uniquely enabled by Lemko's patented DiMoWiNe (Distributed Mobile Wireless Network) software solution.
ERZIA Space´s line of products, especially focused on power amplifiers, will be presented during the 15th edition of the European Microwave Week. Visit the company at Stand 302.
AWR Corp., the innovation leader in high-frequency EDA software, announced its slate of product and technology activities scheduled during the European Microwave Week (EuMW) in Amsterdam. EuMW is Europe’s premier microwave, RF, wireless and radar event and runs from October 28 through November 2, 2012. Highlights of activities include:
Northrop Grumman Corp. has successfully completed – ahead of schedule – all field installations of a new radar system for the U.S. Air Force's fleet of B-2 stealth bombers.