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GenXComm Awarded Contract with Army Futures Command’s Army Applications Laboratory to Reduce Communication Signal Interference

GenXComm Inc. has announced that the U.S. Army Futures Command has awarded a contract with its Army Applications Laboratory (AAL) to GenXcomm to adapt the company’s commercial analog interference cancellation technology to Army tactical systems.  The project’s goal is to eliminate signal interference between Army systems and enable higher bandwidth, Simultaneous Transmit and Receive (STAR) […]

Cadence to Acquire AWR Corporation from National Instruments

Cadence Design Systems, Inc. and National Instruments Corporation today have entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which Cadence expects to acquire AWR Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of National Instruments (NI). AWR is an industry leader in high-frequency RF EDA software technology and will bring a highly talented RF team to Cadence. Concurrently, Cadence […]

Mitsubishi Electric Develops High-Efficiency 5G PA Using NI AWR Software

High-output power amplifiers (PAs) are required to reduce power consumption and increase data transmission distance for Ka-band millimeter-wave (mmWave) 5G applications. Although gallium nitride (GaN) is popular for use in wideband applications, most Ka-band GaN amplifiers have only 10% efficiency at backoff output power due to their Class-AB single-ended configuration. Mitsubishi Electric used Microwave Office circuit design […]

RFMW Receives Smiths Interconnect Best Distributor Award

RFMW has been recognized by Smiths Interconnect with the 2019 award for Best Distributor- Relative Growth.  Ceremonies took place at Smiths Interconnect Shanghai and Singapore offices. The ‘Relative Growth’ award is given to the Asia region distributor with the highest percentage of sales growth within the Smiths Interconnect sales channel. Kenny Quah, VP Sales Asia […]

Keysight’s 5G Conformance Test Solutions Selected by Korea Testing Laboratory for Global 5G New Radio (NR) Device Certification

Keysight Technologies, Inc., a leading technology company that helps enterprises, service providers and governments accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world, announced that the company’s 5G conformance test solutions have been selected by Korea Testing Laboratory (KTL) for global 5G new radio (NR) device certification. KTL, an internationally renowned certification body, selected Keysight’s 5G solutions for 5G NR […]

Gowanda Expands Passive Offerings with Acquisition of RCD Components

Gowanda Components Group is pleased to announce the acquisition of RCD Components, headquartered in Manchester, New Hampshire. RCD is a manufacturer of passive components – including resistors, capacitors, coils and delay lines – for the commercial, military and aerospace industries. This is the ninth acquisition for GCG within the last seven years. “The addition of RCD to Gowanda Components […]

Infinite Electronics CFO Scott Rosner Nominated for The Orange County Business Journal’s 13th Annual CFO of the Year Award

Infinite Electronics, Inc., a leading global supplier of electronic components serving the urgent needs of engineers through a family of highly recognized and trusted brands, is pleased to announce that CFO Scott Rosner has been nominated for the annual Orange County Business Journal’s CFO of the Year Award. The Orange County Business Journal’s CFO of […]

Italian National Institute for Astro Physics Designs Innovative Phased Arrays for Radio Astronomy Applications

The Italian National Institute for Astro Physics of the Institute of Radio Astronomy (INAF-IRA) used NI AWR software to design the circuitry of the receiver chains for a multi-channel heterodyne receiver antenna for radio astronomy applications operating across the 2.3–8.2 GHz RF band. The AXIEM 3D EM planar simulator was used to simulate the electromagnetic (EM) response […]

Mini-Circuits Opens Regional Sales Office to Serve Japan, South Korea

Mini-Circuits has opened a regional sales office in Shin-Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan to expand service to customers in Japan and South Korea. The new office will work in conjunction with Mini-Circuits’ local sales representatives and distributors to provide additional resources and support in growing business and addressing customer needs. The company has appointed Thomas Joyce […]

The Internet of Things (IoT): Basics, Expectations & Sensors

by Terry Edwards, Engalco Research Already the 21st century has been characterized by dramatic advances in technology—much of which impacts the day-to-day lives of ordinary folk as well as professional people. The Internet of Things (IoT) represents a powerful and pervasive example of such advances. It is well known that the IoT is extensively used […]