RF & Microwave Industry News

Ask Harlan, February 20, 2007

Harlan Howe has 34 years experience as a microwave design engineer and fifteen as publisher and editor of Microwave Journal ® , and is an IEEE
Published February 20, 2007 From: Stephen Morley, Independent Communications Consultant Dear Harlan, I am just joining a wireless company and would like to have your view on the impact of millimeter-wave links in the marketplace, having previously experienced FSO links. Do they have more of a chance of gaining...
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Harris Awarded $66 M Production Contract

Harris Corp. , an international communications and information technology company, has been awarded a three-year, $66 M contract by the US Navy for pre-production and test of the Ku-band Common Data Link (CDL) Hawklink system for the MH-60R Light Airborne Multi-purpose System (LAMPS) helicopter. Hawklink is a high speed...
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Sirific Receives $18.8 M in Funding

Sirific Wireless , a fabless provider of single-chip, multi-band CMOS RF transceivers for the 3.5G market, announced that it has secured $18.8 M in a round of Series C funding expected to carry the company through to profitability. Sirific will utilize this round of capital to support the production...
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Fluke Acquires DH Instruments

Fluke Corp. , a worldwide leader in portable, professional electronic test tools, announced the acquisition of DH Instruments Inc. (DHI). DHI is an industry leading manufacturer of high performance pressure and gas flow standards, including calibration process software. DHI also offers A2LA accredited pressure and gas flow calibration services,...
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Comtech PST Awarded $3.7 M Contract

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. announced that its New York-based subsidiary, Comtech PST Corp. , has received a $3.7 M contract for broadband, solid state, high power RF microwave amplifier systems from a major international OEM. The amplifier systems, which include the latest solid-state switching and transistor technology and provide for...
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