Next year, Colombia will be the first country in Latin America to go on the air with a DVB-T2 TV network and the network will use R&S THU9 high-power transmitters from Rohde & Schwarz. Recently introduced on the market, these transmitters help network operators significantly reduce their energy and infrastructure costs.
Indra has collaborated in the CRISYS project to define and propose a strategic plan for the Demo phase within the area of improving emergency coordination in the European Union. The consortium of 15 bodies working on the Project has completed the first phase with the presentation of a plan to launch an emergency management system in the continent.
Cassidian has introduced its new Airport Surveillance Radar, Next Generation (ASR-NG) radar, which is claimed to offer completely new options for air traffic control and for safe guidance of aircraft during take-off and landing.
Plextek Ltd. has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with South Korean firm Nuriplan Co. Ltd., for the supply of Blighter® electronic-scanning FMCW Doppler ground surveillance radars into the South Korean market, providing the company with a supply channel for its radar systems into the diverse Korean market.
Ceragon Networks Ltd. has received orders for additional high-capacity microwave systems and services from Tele2 Russia, with the result that the company will provide high-capacity wireless backhaul in 15 of the 37 regions in Russia covered by the telecommunications operator.
Newtec has signed an important deal with leading satellite-based Internet provider InSat to supply and install Sat3Play® hub and terminal technology delivering next generation Ka-Band communications over Afghanistan.
NEC Corp. has launched the compact MB4300 all-in-one LTE base station system, which has been designed for a wide range of installation options in areas with limited space, such as rooftops and compact indoor spaces. This series paves the way for more cost effective installation of small cell base stations, helps boost capacity and improves overall performance.
Siklu announced that its EtherHaul millimeter-wave wireless backhaul solution performed well in a challenging trial in Mumbai, India, during the recent monsoon season. Having already established a leading position in the European E-band backhaul market, the trial, demonstrated that the company’s EtherHaul E-band systems can be effectively used in India, for last mile backhaul of mobile and business services.
In this paper we take a closer look at various OFDMA based Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) for Homeland Security (HLS) applications and their implementation. Our primary focus is to understand the capabilities required from these applications and to show how flexibility and controllability of system components can help address these requirements