Industry News

ACCESSNET®-T Wins Russian Approval

Russia's Ministry of Information and Communications (known by the local acronym MINSVIAZ) has issued Rohde & Schwarz (R & S) subsidiary BICK Mobilfunk with permanent certification for its ACCESSNET®-T terrestrial trunked radio (TETRA) system. Previously, each TETRA network proposed for a Russian application has had to be tested and...
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Royal Philips Adds Low Power Application to its Bluetooth™ Portfolio

Netherland's contractor Royal Philips Electronics has added a comprehensive, low power Bluetoothª solution to its portfolio in order to facilitate enhanced product functionality within voice and data applications. As such, the architecture comprises Philips' PCF87752 Blueberry™ DATA baseband integrated circuit (IC), its BGB101 TrueBlue radio module and an associated...
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New 3G Wireless Infrastructure Study Published

Forward Concepts has announced the publication of what is probably the definitive in-depth study of the market and technology of the worldwide cellular infrastructure. The new report, "Wireless Infrastructure Technology and Markets: The Challenge of 3G," details infrastructure markets through 2006 and the technology changes necessary as cellular evolves...
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2003 Penton Wireless Systems Design Show Guide

The 11th meeting of a conference and exhibition created for design engineering and engineering managers involved with fixed and portable wireless equipment features a new technical track devoted to IC-based reference designs.
Wireless communications markets have suffered from weak sales and an over-enthusiastic buildup of inventory during the last two years. But some segments of the market, notably in wireless local area networks (WLAN), are still robust, with signs that other market segments, such as Bluetooth and third-generation (3G) cellular systems,...
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2003 Penton Wireless Systems Exhibitors

The following exhibitor list was complete as of December 2002, but may not include all companies. Please visit for updated information. Absolute Value Systems Inc. Agilent Technologies Inc. (Test and Measurement Organization) Alpha Industries American Technical Ceramics Amplifier Research Analog Devices Inc. Ansoft Corp. Applied Thin-Film Products ARC...
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New Products

COMPONENTS Voltage Variable Attenuator The AT65-0009 voltage variable attenuator was developed to provide designers with a high performance solution in a small surface-mount package. The single package allows designers to minimize size and component count. The device has a minimum dynamic range of 25 dB and is contained in...
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