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Press Release & Product Announcement Archive: 2019 (#2)

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Rohde & Schwarz: This Changes Everything!

Rohde & Schwarz: This Changes Everything! - RF CafeRohde & Schwarz introduces their "This Changes Everything" promotion which allows customers to purchase its oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, power supplies and power analyzers each fully equipped with the maximum bandwidth, channels, inputs, memory interfaces and signal generation for one affordable, unrivaled price. The promotion runs May 20 through December 31, 2019. Customers who might need to budget for future upgrades based on design needs can maximize their investment up front, making purchasing easier and less expensive. Save up to $10,000 on full-solution instruments ...

Altum RF Announces Opening of Eindhoven, Netherlands Office

Altum RF Announces Opening of Eindhoven, Netherlands Office - RF CafeAltum RF, a supplier of high-performance millimeter-wave to digital semiconductor solutions for next generation markets and applications, announces the opening of its Eindhoven, Netherlands office located on the campus of Eindhoven University of Technology. "Opening an office on this university campus gives us the strategic advantages of access to top engineering talent and to leading-edge electrical engineering research and development," stated Greg Baker, Altum RF CEO. "We work closely with electrical engineering research groups and collaborate with other start-ups to develop ground-breaking technology, so this location is ideal for our company. There is also an excellent source of high-tech talent in this region, which is important for our expansion plans in the future ..."

Axiom Test Equipment Blog: Keeping Self-Driving Vehicles on the Road

Axiom Test Equipment Blog: Keeping Self-Driving Vehicles on the Road - RF CafeAxiom Test Equipment, an electronic test equipment rentals and sales company, has published a blog post entitled, "Keeping Self-Driving Vehicles on the Road," which discusses the technical and test requirements for the mm-wave radars and optical wavelength Lidar systems used for precise, fast-acting sensing and processing. Sophisticated test equipment is required for development, all of which Axiom Test Equipment can provide on a sale or lease basis. Self-driving cars, also known as autonomous vehicles, are literally right down the road. These electronically guided vehicles of the future will be built with advanced driver assistance system (ADAS) hardware and software, using several different technologies to detect and track other cars, pedestrians, and objects on the road and steer the vehicle ...

Microwave Journal Releases Comprehensive Microwave Basics Library

Microwave Journal Releases Comprehensive Microwave Basics Library - RF CafeMicrowave Journal has developed and published an enhanced Microwaves Basics section online. This comprehensive library is based on content from the books "Microwaves and Wireless Simplified," by Thomas S. Laverghetta and "Handbook of RF, Microwave, and Millimeter-Wave Components," by Leonid A. Belov, Sergey M. Smolskiy and Victor N. Kochemasov, both published by Artech House, plus "Mixer Basics Primer: A Tutorial for RF & Microwave Mixers," by Ferenc Marki & Christopher Marki of Marki Microwave. If your work involves microwave or wireless communications technology or you just want to brush up on your technology basics, the Microwave Basics Library provides a good understanding of key concepts ...

The New R&S® FSVA3000 Signal & Spectrum Analyzer

The New R&S®FSVA3000 Signal & Spectrum Analyzer - RF CafeThe new R&S®FSVA3000 signal and spectrum analyzer has everything needed to keep up with demanding measurement applications. An analysis bandwidth of 400 MHz, an outstanding phase noise of −120 dBc/Hz and a high dynamic range. Capabilities that used to be only available for performance instruments have now become accessible to everyone. Key Facts Frequency range of 10 Hz to 4 GHz, 7.5 GHz, 13.6 GHz, 30 GHz or 44 GHz (up to 500 GHz with external harmonic mixers from Rohde & Schwarz) Analysis bandwidth up to 400 MHz SSB phase noise at 10 kHz offset (1 GHz): −120 dBc (1 Hz) Third-order intercept (TOI) at 1 GHz: +20 dBm (typ.) DANL at 1 GHz: −153 dBm DANL at 1 GHZ with optional preamp: −167 dBm Ready for cloud based test ...

Empower RF Systems' EW Europe 2019 Presentation

Empower RF Systems "High Power Solid State Advances in Technology" - RF CafeEmpower RF Systems' CTO Paulo Correa will be presenting "High Power Solid State Advances in Technology" at the 2019 Electronic Warfare Europe convention in Stockholm, Sweden. While the electromagnetic battle space becomes more densely occupied and our adversaries develop new threat methodologies, more capable threat simulation emitters systems are required. The stakes are high and domination of the electromagnetic battle space will determine the winner of conflicts, not the dominant air power. The technology scenario is not unlike the development of the airplane, its value not quickly appreciated (how we found ourselves behind China and Russia EW technology). Figuratively we are moving ...

San Francisco Circuits Launches Expanded PCB Testing and Inspection Capabilities

San Francisco Circuits Launches Expanded PCB Testing and Inspection Capabilities - RF CafeSan Francisco Components (SFC), a recognized leader in Printed Circuit Board (PCB) fabrication , assembly, and testing, is now offering expanded PCB testing and inspection capabilities to its customers, further ensuring high-yield PCBs that meet rigid design and performance specifications across all applications and industries. San Francisco Circuits offers PCB testing for Bare Boards (before the board is assembled) and Assembled Boards (once the board is assembled), that will detect and minimize issues that would affect performance. "PCBs need to be tested early in the design and production phases in order to control component tolerances, part-to-part performance variations ..."

Withwave Intros 18 & 26.5 GHz VNA Automatic Calibration Module

Withwave Intros 18 & 26.5 GHz VNA Automatic Calibration Module - RF CafeLast year Withwave introduced their new Vector Network Analyzer (VNA) Automatic Calibration Module that operates up to 12 GHz. Now, Withwave has versions that operate at 18 and 26.5 GHz! All Automatic Calibration Modules are ideal for users who want fast and easy calibration for various popular VNAs. They are powered either via USB or a 5.5 VDC connector. Communications with the equipment is via USB or LAN. Full 1-port through 2-port calibrations are accomplished automatically using a simple One-Push START button. This module works as host systems to measure and calculate calibration coefficients and sends the data to the VNA ...

Paradise Intros 400-Series Q-Flex Software-Defined Satcom Modem

Paradise Intros 400-Series Q-Flex Software-Defined Satcom Modem - RF CafeTeledyne Paradise Datacom (Paradise), part of the Teledyne Defense Electronics Group, announced today that it has begun shipping the latest version of its innovative line of Q-Flex modems, the 400 Series. The flagship 400 Series features faster data rate speeds, providing up to 345 Mbps, while also being both smaller and lighter in weight. Expanding on the groundbreaking flexibility the Q-Flex has long been known for, the 400 Series offers more powerful FPGAs (Field Programmable Gate Arrays) that will accommodate further firmware upgrades and features in the future. 'We are also pleased to announce that the new QMultiflex-400 delivers DVB-S2X on outbound and return carriers as well, in line with the rest of the Q-Flex range. With this upgrade, customers ..."

QuinStar Scheduling 1:1 Appointments for IMS 2019

QuinStar Scheduling 1:1 Appointments for IMS 2019 - RF CafeQuinStar Technology, a California-based microwave and millimeter-wave engineering company, is exhibiting June 4 - 6 at the International Microwave Symposium. The IMS will convene at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center. We'll unveil some new products and prototypes. In addition, QuinStar is offering the opportunity to schedule a one-on-one appointment with our Product Sales Specialist. We understand that the requirements change rapidly in the emerging technologies that rely on millimeter-wave components. To that end, QuinStar is continually working to meet your requirements. To discuss your project and requirements or just learn firsthand what's new at QuinStar ...

Thermal Testing Goals Reached Faster with Potential of Differential

Cascade Temperature Algorithm Demonstrates Thermal Testing Goals Reached Faster with the Potential of Differential - RF CafeJohn Booher, of TotalTemp Technologies, has published a new Blog topic titled, "Cascade Temperature Algorithm Demonstrates Thermal Testing Goals Reached Faster with the Potential of Differential." Per John's post: "Having a specific requirement to test a product to a given temperature profile, how does one show that the actual temperature requirements are being achieved? Many times, there are parts of a device to be tested that have different heat capacities and also possible active load heat sources. A single point temperature control algorithm can have trouble effectively dealing with these variables. Additionally, while it may be tempting to say that a temperature setpoint has been achieved ..."

Anatech Electronics April 2019 Newsletter

Anatech Electronics April 2019 Newsletter - RF CafeAnatech Electronics, an RF and microwave filter company, has introduced a new line of suspended stripline and waveguide type RF filters. Also, Sam Benzacar wrote as part of his April newsletter an article entitled "5G Brings EM Radiation Front and Center," which discusses the physiological implications of cellphone and WiFi radiation on humans. As with so many things, politics and money (intimately entwined) drive the issue with little concern for the truth. On a lighter note, the topics of FCC spectrum auctions, Google Fiber disappearance in some locations, and rural broadband delivery schemes are covered ...

EDI CON Online Will Reach Global Audience

EDI CON Online Will Reach Global Audience - RF CafeThe Electronic Design Innovation Conference and Exhibition (EDI CON) announced that this year, in conjunction with Microwave Journal (MWJ) and Signal Integrity Journal (SIJ), it will host an online, interactive event for high frequency and high speed design engineers on September 10-12, 2019. The interactive technical sessions will occur at no cost to attendees, and sponsors will have the opportunity to present workshops and keynote sessions as part of the daily schedule. The sessions on September 10th will focus on 5G and IoT, September 11th on radar and antennas, and September 12th on signal integrity, power integrity, and EMC/EMI. Attendees select the sessions for the online event 

VidaRF Broadband Power Dividers for 698 MHz to 2.70 GHz

VidaRF Broadband Power Dividers for 698 MHz to 2.70 GHz - RF CafeVidaRF, a manufacturer of high performance RF and microwave high performance isolators, circulators, power dividers, couplers, and other passive components, is proud to introduce VidaRF introduces Power Dividers covering 698 MHz through 2.70 GHz for all wireless applications from cellular through UMTS. Available in 2, 3, 4, 6 and 8-way with SMA, N, QMA or alternative connector configurations. VidaRF is focused on being a solution provider by building to customer specs and offering zero days lead time for custom parts through stock and ship program 

NI AWR Webinar: Antenna Matching-Circuit Design for IoT Devices

Webinar Features NI AWR Software for Antenna Matching-Circuit Design for IoT Devices - RF CafeThe NI AWR Design Environment platform will be featured in an upcoming free webinar on Wednesday, May 15. Presented is a new technology and design methodology that uses the impedance-matching network synthesis capabilities within Microwave Office circuit design software to design the input impedance for a new generation of Virtual Antenna™ tiny antenna booster components from Fractus Antennas. This antenna technology enables a single antenna component to fit seamlessly in a printed circuit board (PCB), replacing conventional customized antennas for internet of things (IoT) and other wireless applications 

Skyworks Waveguide Circulators for 5G Infrastructure

Skyworks Launches Suite of Custom Waveguide Circulators for 5G Infrastructure - RF CafeSkyworks Solutions, an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors connecting people, places and things, today unveiled its newest family of mini circulators for 5G infrastructure. Circulators, which play a critical role in protecting RF elements from excessive signal reflection, help eliminate performance risks and safeguard vital equipment. Given footprint constraints in 5G, solution size is also a key factor. Leveraging proprietary materials and processes, Skyworks' ultra-small circulators occupy up to 50 percent less board space than competitive products without compromising functionality - making them ideal for 5G massive MIMO and small cell applications. Skyworks' mini circulator family represents just one segment of the company's expansive 5G infrastructure ...

Altum RF Announces Greg Baker as Founder and CEO

Altum RF Announces Greg Baker as Founder and CEO - RF CafeAltum RF, a supplier of high-performance millimeter-wave to digital semiconductor solutions for next generation markets and applications, announces Greg Baker as its Chief Executive Officer. As founder and CEO, Mr. Baker brings more than 25 years' experience to Altum RF in the RF and microwave semiconductor industry, including component design, business development, marketing and sales. With his extensive experience, Mr. Baker provides a clear understanding of product development, operations and supply chain management, customer partnerships, sales channels and strategic marketing. Most recently with MACOM as Senior Vice President and General Manager, RF & Microwave BU, Mr. Baker also previously served as Chief Executive Officer of Nitronex, LLC ...

Anatech Electronics March 2019 Newsletter

Anatech Electronics March 2019 Newsletter - RF CafeSam Benzacar, of RF and microwave filter company Anatech Electronics, has written as part of his March newsletter an article entitled, "AESA Is Coming to the Cellular Industry," with the AESA being an Active Electronically-Scanned Array. Sam keeps abreast of all the latest news in the wireless world, which is not unexpected given his company's long-time involvement in helping others make their products play well together in an increasingly crowded electromagnetic spectrum - both licensed and unlicensed. Other news includes the FCC's licensing of the 95 GHz, mm-wave band, Japan's first 8K (7680 × 4320-pixel) TV broadcasts, and Bluetooth devices being powered from ambient energy - assuming it's inside in front of a transmitting radar antenna ;-) ...

Planar Monolithic Industries' (PMI) April 2019 Product Announcement

Planar Monolithic Industries (PMI) April 2019 Product Announcement - RF CafePlanar Monolithic Industries (PMI) recently introduced seven - count 'em, 7 - new products in their extensive line of RF and microwave components. Included are a successive detection log video amplifier (SDLVA) for 0.1 to 2.0 GHz; a 18 GHz, 12-BIT, vector phase shifter; a 5-channel switched filter bank for 100 MHz - 18.0 GHz; a SP16T, absorptive pin diode switch for 0.1 to 20.0 GHz; a 2-channel switch filter bank; an SDLVA that operates at 200 - 2500 MHz; and a 7-way power divider for range 328 - 335.5 MHz. Contact PMI today for more information ...

Custom MMIC Recognized as BAE Systems 2018 "Partner 2 Win" Gold Supplier

BAE Systems Recognizes Custom MMIC as a 2018 "Partner 2 Win" Gold Supplier - RF CafeWe're honored to be the only semiconductor supplier to receive BAE Systems' distinguished GOLD Supplier award for 2018. As part of their "Partner 2 Win" Supplier Program BAE Systems conducts a comprehensive annual review of all their key suppliers and brings the top performing suppliers together for an evening of appreciation and to acknowledge their outstanding support over the previous year. Dave Folding, VP of Operations, and Erik Sauve, Director of Quality, attended the Partner 2 Win Supplier Symposium ceremony held on April 2, 2019 and accepted the award on behalf of the Custom MMIC team. "We are both honored and proud to have been selected to receive this prestigious award from BAE Systems. This customer acknowledgement reaffirms Custom MMICs commitment ...

ConductRF Low PIM RF Cables

ConductRF Low PIM RF Cables - RF CafeConductRF offers a diverse range of solutions for common applications including Low PIM cables. Flexible and hand-formable, corrugated, multiple connector and cable combinations. ConductRF has a wide range of "Performance" related solutions built and 100% tested up to 70 GHz at our own facility. If your solution requires Low Loss or VSWR or if you have ruggedization or waterproofing needs, we see this as a performance solution which requires our expertise to turn in to finished product solution for you. Built in the USA ...

SFS1520C-LF Low Noise PLO for Satellite Communications

SFS1520C-LF Low Noise PLO for Satellite Communications - RF CafeZ-Communications, Inc., announces a new RoHS compliant fixed frequency phase locked loop model SFS1520C-LF operating in the L-band. The SFS1520C-LF is a plug and play PLO allowing for quick integration and designed to produce a fixed signal at 1520 MHz when utilized with an external 10 MHz reference oscillator. This simple to use PLO features a typical low phase noise performance of −100 dBc/Hz, −110 dBc/Hz, and −133 dBc/Hz at the 1 kHz, 10 kHz and 100 kHz offsets, respectively. The SFS1520C-LF is designed to deliver a nominal output power of +3 dBm while operating off a VCO voltage supply of 5 Vdc ...

Z-Comm Intros 640 MHz Fixed Frequency Synthesizer

Z-Communications Intros 640 MHz Fixed Frequency SynthesizerZ-Comm announces a new RoHS compliant Fixed Frequency Synthesizer model SFS0640A-LF in the UHF frequency. The SFS0640A-LF is a single frequency synthesizer that operates at 640 MHz with an external 10 MHz reference and features a typical phase noise of -100 dBc/Hz, -105 dBc/Hz, and -124 dBc/Hz at the 1 kHz, 10 kHz and 100 kHz offsets, respectively. The SFS0640A-LF is designed to deliver a typical output power of 0 dBm with a VCO voltage supply of 5 Vdc while drawing 25 mA (typical) and a phase locked loop voltage of 3 Vdc while drawing 9 mA (typical). This Fixed Frequency Synthesizer ...

ConductRF PFT33 Micro Flexible NanoRF Cables for VITA67.3

ConductRF PFT33 Micro Flexible NanoRF Cables for VITA67.3 - RF CafeConductRF's close partnership with TE in its development of its new Nano-miniature RF Solutions for VITA67.3 has put us in a great position to support your VPX RF cable assembly needs. We can support solutions up to the top frequencies of the new connector system. ConductRF's PFT33 Series of Micro Flexible Cable Assemblies has been designed directly with TE Connectivity involvement and in partnership to maximize the capabilities of TE's new Vita67.3 NanoRF VPX Modular connector system. ConductRF offers its soft FEP jacketed ø0.047"cable to facilitate maximum flexibility and provides solutions for jumper cables or assemblies to SMA, MCX ...

Transtector Releases New Series of NEMA-Rated Weatherproof Enclosures

Transtector Releases New Series of NEMA-Rated Weatherproof Enclosures - RF CafeTranstector Systems, an Infinite Electronics brand, today released a new, comprehensive line of NEMA-rated weatherproof equipment enclosures that are engineered to securely protect mission-critical electronics and are available with same day shipping to meet crucial deadlines. The new TEF14-series includes 45 enclosure configurations and 15 essential accessories available for immediate shipment. The line features multiple configurations for global applications including industrial automation, SCADA, oil and gas, mining, transportation, public works, security and automation, and much more. Each enclosure provides vital protection for key electronic ...

BBTLine Intros v2 of Its Popular 8-Way Broadband RF Splitter

BBTLine Intros v2 of Its Popular 8-Way Broadband RF Splitter - RF CafeBBTLine has introduced version 2 of its successful 8-way, surface mount (SMT), RF Power Combiner / Divider. It uses an exclusive patented (US9570792) circuit configuration for achieving unparalleled broadband operation with low low and excellent flatness. BBTLine_8Way_V2_SMT is an 8-way surface mount RF power combiner / divider with a new configuration – the Common port is on the opposite side of the other eight ports. It features broadband performance and high power handling capability as a splitter. Insertion Loss less than 2.7 dB at 6 GHz, Input / output return Loss is better than -12 / -19 dB, isolation greater than 18 dB, power handling is greater than 20 watts as an RF splitter, and amplitude and phase balance is better than ±0.4 dB / ±7° at 6 GHz ...

R&S Automated RF Component Test for Design Engineers w/o Programming

Rohde & Schwarz Automated RF Component Test for Design Engineers w/o Programming - RF CafeRohde & Schwarz has produced a new webinar entitled "Automated RF Component Test for Design Engineers Without Programming," available for viewing at no cost. Martin Lim, National Applications Engineer at R&S, is the presenter. "The complexity of RF designs is increasing and the pressure to hit market windows is too. Enabling the automation of repetitive tests like a power sweep over frequency can greatly help confirm if a new design is ready or if further work needs to be done. Unfortunately, programming is usually outside the normal responsibilities of most RF designers and include time-consuming drawbacks like wading through long programmers manuals and debugging code. This On Demand Webinar ...

Withwave Intros VNA Automatic Calibration Module

Withwave Intros VNA Automatic Calibration Module - RF CafeWithwave's Automatic Calibration Module (W1202A) is ideal for users who want fast and easy calibration for various Vector Network Analyzers (VNA). This module is powered up via USB or F5.5 DC connector and communicate with VNA via USB or LAN and designed for full one-port through two-port calibrations of VNAs by One-Push START button. This module works as host systems, measures and calculates calibration coefficients and sends it to VNA easily. Most of Electronic Calibration Kits work for same manufacturer's VNAs only. But, this module provides cost-effective calibration solution for users by supporting various VNA models: Keysight PNA & ENA series, R&S ZVL, ZVA & ZVT series, Anritsu ShockLine Series ...

Axiom TE Blog: Learn More About Electronic Loads

Axiom Test Equipment Blog: Learn More About Electronic Loads - RF CafeAxiom Test Equipment, an electronic test equipment rentals and sales company, has published a blog post explaining how to source the right electronic load for your next project. Engineers working with power circuitry can use this post as a guide towards what specifications are important to know when selecting a load. The post goes over AC loads, DC loads, combination AC/DC loads, and whether the load will be used for manual or automatic measurements, for testing one circuit or unit under test at a time or multiple units under test. Reliable, high-performance DC and AC electronic loads are available from several manufacturers and are typically characterized as low, medium, and high-power loads. Mainframes with interchangeable modules to customize ...

Saelig Intros Euroquartz SM Highly Stable Oscillators

Saelig Launches Euroquartz Surface-Mount Miniature Highly Stable Oscillators - RF CafeSaelig Company, Inc., has introduced the OC51T series of surface mount miniature oven-controlled crystal oscillators (OCXO) from frequency control specialists Euroquartz. These square-wave frequency sources are housed in a tiny surface-mount package and offer optimal frequency stability from a quartz IT-cut crystal. The OC51T series is available in frequencies from 10 MHz to 40 MHz and comes in a 9.7 x 7.5 x 4.1 mm miniature 4-pad package with 3.3 and 5.0 V supply voltage options. With voltage control as standard, OC51T OCXOs deliver a frequency stability of ±20 ppb maximum ...

ConductRF Flexible & Hand Formable Solutions

ConductRF Precision D38999 RF & Mixed Signal Cables - RF CafeConductRF offers an extensive line of RF and mixed signal cable harnesses and assemblies with custom configurations, lengths and markings. Thousands of combinations of coaxial, power, and digital and analog signal connectors available. Flexible phase-stable, low-loss, phase-matching, high power, and other options per your requirements. Broad insert connector solution choices including BMA, SMPM, for cable sizes #8, #12 & #16 Custom marking and ruggedization enhancements capability. Contact ConductRF today and let us help your project ...

NI AWR AntSyn 3.1 Release Now Available

NI AWR AntSyn 3.1 Release Now Available - RF CafeNI AWR announces the latest release of the antenna design, synthesis and optimization module, AntSyn™ 3.1, is now available for use by current customers and evaluators. IoT accounts, like Striiv, have found this innovative EM-based synthesis tool valuable for designing antenna solutions for their products. Highlights of the release include: Additional antennas added to the library bringing the total number of templates to 537. New antenna types for series-fed patch arrays, as well as new waveguide-fed, dual-ridge, transverse electromagnetic (TEM) and multifunction horn antennas ...

Transient Specialists App Note 218: LV 124 & Other Test Solutions

Transient Specialists App Note 218: LV 124 & Other Test Solutions - RF CafeTransient Specialists, a leader in electromagnetic compatibility rentals for over 40 years, is excited to bring forward EM Test Application Note 218 for the PA5840 and Autowave for OEM LV 124. This test solution allows for a cost-effective option requiring minimum equipment and can be utilized in conjunction with preexisting test equipment. Transient Specialists conveniently located in the mid-west offers a variety of EMC test equipment rentals to accommodate your testing needs. Our rentals include technical support on the equipment, weekly and monthly rentals, and 2 days each way of transit time ...

Triad RF Systems 2018 Q4 Newsletter Available

Triad RF Systems 2019 Q1 Newsletter - RF CafeTriad RF Systems' Q1 2019 Newsletter reveals that our revenue grew over 40% from 2017 to 2018! A portion of the growth came from our military ultra wide-band power amplifiers, our new CubeSat product line, and continued strength from the MIMO radio market. Even though our staff grew over 23%, our profit margins increased as expected, allowing us to continue to heavily invest in new product development including high power radio systems. Our space product line and further development of our high powered MIMO radio subsystems continue to move forward with continued product releases coming throughout 2019. A summary of new product releases is also presented ...

R&S USA White Paper: "Radio Fundamentals for Cellular Networks"

Rohde & Schwarz Wireless Communication News - February 2019 - RF CafeRohde & Schwarz USA has published a downloadable white paper entitled "Radio Fundamentals for Cellular Networks.," In just four decades, cellular technologies have advanced from 1G analog technologies to advanced high-performance 4G and 5G systems. Learn more about how LTE-A Pro paves the way to 5G NR and how 5G mmWave challenges design and testing of devices below in this newsletter. Also, stay up to date on the latest industry trends by following our Wireless Communications channel on LinkedIn for advanced information on the test innovations we are showcasing, along with the latest technology trends and our educational resources ...

NI AWR Software Solutions for RF Module Development

NI AWR Software Solutions for RF Module Development White Paper - RF CafeNI AWR has a new white paper exploring the fundamental design challenges faced when creating and producing high-frequency modules for a range of wireless system applications is now available in the ni.com/awr resource library. The paper details how the NI AWR Design Environment platform supports the design and integration of these modules in the shortest time possible with the ability to perform circuit, system and electromagnetic (EM) co-simulation within a single, integrated environment that also supports interoperability with industry-leading computer-aided design (CAD) tools ...

Z-Communications Intros Low Noise X-Band PLO for Test Systems

Z-Communications Intros Low Noise X-Band PLO for Test Systems - RF CafeZ-Communications, Inc., announces a new RoHS compliant fixed frequency phase locked loop model SFS7500D-LF operating in the X-band. The SFS7500D-LF is a plug and play PLO allowing for quick integration and designed to produce a fixed signal at 7500 MHz when utilized with an external 10 MHz reference oscillator. This simple to use PLO features a typical low phase noise performance of -80 dBc/Hz, -95 dBc/Hz, and -124 dBc/Hz at the 1 kHz, 10 kHz and 100 kHz offsets, respectively. The SFS7500D-LF is designed to deliver a nominal output power of -3 dBm while operating off a VCO voltage supply of 5 Vdc and drawing 120 mA. This unmatched product features a typical harmonic suppression ...

Broadband Conicals with Current Rating up to 10 A at OFC

Gowanda Broadband Conicals with Current Rating up to 10 Amps to Launch at OFC - RF CafeGowanda Electronics, a designer and manufacturer of precision electronic components for broadband radio frequency and power applications, announces the introduction of new broadband microwave RF conical inductors that provide DC current handling up to 10 Amps - the highest level in the industry - and low insertion loss. The four new series - C305FL, C550FL, C750FL and C1000FL - expand Gowanda's conical offerings and will be featured at the 2019 Optical Networking and Communication Conference & Exhibition (OFC) being held in San Diego, California from March 5 to 7. Visit Gowanda Components Group booth #5417 for more information ...

Empower RF Intros 600-6000 MHz, 30W, GaN Module

Empower RF Systems Intros a 600-6000 MHz, 30W, GaN Module - RF CafeEmpower RF is pleased to announce the release of Model 1219, a single band solid state GaN module delivering a minimum 30 W (40 W typical) across its entire 0.6 to 6 GHz band. Empower RF is the first amplifier manufacturer to cover this bandwidth with an affordable COTS product. The 1219 utilizes 50 V GaN on SiC transistors which have lower leakage currents and higher thermal conductivity and is a more reliable technology than GaN on Si. An added benefit, 50 V devices require about half the input current as their 28 V counterparts which reduces power supply cost, size, and weight. This compact class AB amplifier is suitable for broadband mobile communications, jamming, and product test applications ...

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