Integra Technologies is an RF and Microwave High Power expert, innovating solutions that enable a safer and more connected world. We leverage our high-power semiconductor and pallet expertise along with our system-level knowledge to solve our customers’ most challenging power requirements. Our captive semiconductor wafer fab and manufacturing facilities enables us to rapidly innovate solutions to help our customers’ achieve their optimal system performance and get to market faster. We focus on high performance markets providing off the shelf, semi-custom, and custom solutions for aerospace and defense radars, air traffic control, weather radars, avionics, data links, electronic warfare, as well as medical and industrial applications. Integra's expanding portfolio of Gallium Nitride products and pallet platforms are enabling next-generation systems worldwide.
The best solid-state, high power amplifiers (HPAs), especially those used in critical defense, aerospace, and weather-radar applications, start with the right choice of discrete or integrated RF power transistors. This Tech Brief is to explain the key things to look for, and the advantages and disadvantages of each technology.Download