Articles by Richard Mumford, International Editor, Microwave Journal
March 5, 2013
The 2013 Mobile World Congress was a hotspot of innovation and a springboard for new technologies that will impact on people’s everyday lives across the globe, now and into the future. Discover the major issues impacting the industry and the technology being developed to address them.Read More
February 12, 2013
The European RF and microwave industry is demonstrating its support for EDI CON 2013 at every opportunity, from the conference sessions, workshop presentations and the showcasing of the latest innovations on the show floor.
November 19, 2012
Every two years the evolution of electronics is demonstrated at electronica, the International Trade Fair for Electronic Components, Systems and Applications. This year more than 72,000 visitors passed through the doors. To find out why read more…
November 5, 2012
When the 15th European Microwave Week tookplace at the RAI Conference Centre Oct 28 - Nov 1 it marked four years since the Week last visited the canal city of Amsterdam. Read Richard Mumford's summary of the show in this article and David Vye's account of the show here.
October 31, 2012
Space for Microwaves is the theme for European Microwave Week 2012 and on Tuesday evening space for around a 1,000 delegates and exhibitors was set aside in the Elicium, Amsterdam RAI to enjoy the Agilent Technologies sponsored Welcome Reception. However, there was definitely no space for microwaves in the kitchens as the buffet that offered a choice of Continental and Asian food, was of very high standard!
March 6, 2012
Mobile communication impacts the daily lives of hundreds of millions, drives commerce and shapes economies. The 2012 Mobile World Congress has become an established global showcase for the industry and an important platform for the technology that is being developed today that will shape the future. Discover the major issues impacting the industry and the technology being developed to tackle them and move forward.
September 9, 2010
The European Microwave Week now in its 13 th year focuses on microwave devices, systems for telecommunications (both terrestrial and space borne), transportation, medical, radar and other new applications with a week full of workshops and short courses. The event taking place at the CNIT center in Paris from...Read More
In the International Report on page 169 of the April issue of Microwave Journal, Alan Solheim, VP of product management at DragonWave, outlined the capacity crunch challenges faced by European carriers. Here he explains the background in more detail an...
April 8, 2010
The introduction of HSPA, WiMAX and LTE radio access technologies has resulted in an explosion in bandwidth requirements on the backhaul links from base stations to the core of the network. According to a recent Infonetics Research report the number of mobile broadband users has doubled over the past...Read More
February 23, 2010
The weather in Spain in February can never be guaranteed, but those attending the 2010 GSMA Mobile World Congress at the Fira de Barcelona from 15 to 18 February were met by particularly cold and damp wintry conditions. However, for those frequenting the premier event for the mobile communications...Read More
June 15, 2009
Speaking to Microwave Journal at the recent IMS 2009 in Boston, MA, Jimmy Hwang of Zifor Enterprise Co. Ltd. explained that the show was not only an opportunity to spotlight the company’s extensive range of high frequency products but also to establish itself as a global name and to...Read More