The FCC’s meeting last week focused on space-related items, including approval of four satellite constellations proposed for broadband internet or IoT services, as well as officially allowing users in the U.S. to tap into signals from Europe’s Galileo satellite navigation system.
The new BlueSky™ GNSS Firewall from Microsemi Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of Microchip Technology Inc., enables critical infrastructure providers to harden the security of their operations from GPS threats and deliver a more reliable and secure service.
Since its launch in 2017, the R&S SMW200A has been the world’s first and only general purpose vector signal generator that can be turned into a high-end GNSS simulator and is able to internally simulate complex interference environments in parallel with GNSS signals.
Skyworks introduced two GNSS LNA front-end modules — the SKY65933-11 and SKY65943-11 — designed for IoT applications such as smartwatches, action cameras, drones, asset trackers and personal navigation devices.
Mercury Systems Inc. announced it received a $17 million order from a leading defense prime contractor for GPS Selective Availability Anti-Spoofing Modules (SAASM) for a precision guided munitions application.
As a pioneer and innovator for smart stadium solutions, NXP Semiconductors N.V. announced that with the use of its MIFARE products, it brings secure, contactless ticketing to the ongoing 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ matches including the final game.