Presented by CTIA–The Wireless Association®, a leading authority in the mobile movement since 1984, CTIA 2013  illuminates the future of wireless technology by showcasing the leaders, ideas and experiences transforming our dynamic industry. With mobile technology at the forefront of all areas of business, CTIA 2013 is a leading event for professionals connected to the wireless.


Online Show DailyWelcome to Microwave Journal's Online Show coverage of CTIA 2013 and Microwave Journal/Horizon House hosted RF/Microwave Zone pavilion to be held at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, May 21-23. Our special coverage includes content from conference organizers, exhibitors, the latest product releases, social media, and show review from Editor, David Vye.


CTIA 2013 News

Industry-first capability from R & S analyzes the impact applications have on mobile devices and the network

Exalt unveils new point-to-multipoint platform

Azimuth unveils scalable, smart, subscriber-centric solutions for mobile performance testing

Laird Technologies to exhibit wireless solutions at CTIA 2013

7Layers and RealVNC to demonstrate MirrorLink

Symmetricom to participate in product showcase and panel

Microwave Vision Group to demo RF safety

Nexius to share insights in LTE network rollouts and small cell trends

Cree to feature its GaN technology in RF Zone at CTIA 2013

3 Anritsu test solutions nominated for CTIA E-Tech Awards


RF/Microwave Zone

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Microwave Journalis pleased to announce the 5th annual RF/Microwave Zone pavilion at CTIA 2013.

This dedicated pavilion features industry leading companies that provide components, integrated circuits, test, measurement and simulation tools as the essential ingredients for today's wireless applications and tomorrow's emerging technologies. Now you can find solutions to your high frequency design challenges in one convenient location. Stop by "The Zone" and meet industry experts who are eager to discuss your RF/microwave requirements.

Featuring these exhibitors:

Actipass R&M Co. Ltd., Booth 3763
Aliner Industries, Booth 3764
Brightcomms America, Booth 3662
Cree Inc., Booth 3567
Dashing Com-Tek Co. Ltd., Booth 3666
Electro Rent Corp., Booth 3458
EMSCAN, Booth 3465
Freescale Semiconductor Inc., Booth 3766
Innertron Inc., Booth 3762
JFW Industries Inc., Booth 3667
JQL Electronics, Booth 3765
Kaelus, Booth 3558
Microwave Journal, Booth 3663
RF Morecom Co. Ltd., Booth 3561
Sage Instruments, Booth 3462
SDP Telecom Inc., Booth 3466
Spinner Atlanta Inc., Booth 3456
Westmag Technology Corp., Booth 3566
Wevercomm Co. Ltd., Booth 3464

Exhibitor Spotlight

Cree Demonstrates Power Saving Amplifiers

Cree’s gallium-nitride transistors use a silicon carbide substrate for maximum power handling capability. With the increasing demands of today’s communication infrastructure the company is helping telecom equipment providers to move beyond the capability of the incumbent Si LDMOS technology.

 Freescale Semiconductor  will be at booth #3766 in the RF/Microwave Zone to show of their latest innovations in wireless communications.  Freescale experts will be on hand to demo GaAs MMICs, LTE (live), Airfast RF Power Solutions and the company’s new GaN product line.

Innertron utilizes a wide range of tools in developing and modifying product designs. The company’s engineering team applies filter synthesis software to model and design components, and subsequently verify and qualify these designs through sophisticated test equipment, methodology and software. ISO 9001 certified Innertron offers its customers engineering expertise throughout the entire design process.

JQL Electronics’ products includes ferrite isolator/ circulators, directional couplers, power divider, combiners, duplexer, ceramic filters, SMD device, waveguide components, smart bias tee and DC blocks. Our mission is to provide high performance product solutions at competitive cost with short lead time.

Kaelus announces PIM test equipment trade-in program

With the recent introduction of its new light weight, battery powered, 2 x 20W iPA PIM Analyzer, Kaelusis offering a trade-in program for customers wanting to replace their existing portable test instruments with the newest Kaelus PIM test equipment available.

Spinner is a leading supplier of high quality products to the telecommunications market. The company will be featuring various solutions in the RF/Microwave Zone including jumper assemblies, connectors and combining systems that ensure a low-PIM path between the transmitter and the antenna.

Additional CTIA coverage


MWJ Editor, David Vye
 After traveling to Orlando in 2011 and New Orleans in 2012, CTIA Wireless returns to Las Vegas in its current form before the organizers make major changes to the focus, composition and timing of this annual event. This past January -The Wireless Association mobile industry trade show that will dominate the second half of the year, beginning in 2014.

Richardson RFPD at M2M Zone at CTIA Wireless 2013

Richardson RFPD Inc., CTIA is a large wireless communications conference and exhibition that includes service operators, retailers, distributors, application providers, and more. The M2M Zone Conference and Pavilion showcases those companies in the dynamic M2M (machine-to-machine) segment of wireless communications.

Gore announces enhanced venting and cooling solutions at CTIA 2013

At the CTIA 2013 Associates will be debuting its latest venting and cabinet cooling products that enable the telecommunications industry to remain connected and protected.

CTIA - The Wireless Association and GCF collaborate on wireless device evaluation

CTIA - The Wireless Associations Test Plan for Wireless Device Over-the-Air Performance into its Performance Measurement process.

CTIA Wireless 2012

This week, the wireless world will focus its attention on New Orleans and International CTIA Wireless 2012 . With expected attendance to exceed 40,000 mobile industry professionals, this event represents the growing demand for mobile strategies across vertical markets.


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CTIA Wireless 2012, New Orleans, LA