Data Interface - Virtual Instrumentation, Device Networking.

Friday, August 10, 2012

Harwin - Interconnect Devices - Connectors

Harwin - Interconnect Devices - Connectors
 
Harwin - Interconnect Devices - Connectors
"Harwin designs and manufactures world class electrical and electronic interconnect solutions. From standard and ultra-fine connectors and PCB components,..."

MMCX-6105 Product Family
 
Micro-Miniature Coax, up to 6GHz frequency range, for RG174/U, RG188A/U and RG316/U

History - 1952 Harwin Engineers founded in London

Harwin plc Europe
Fitzherbert Road, Farlington, Portsmouth, Hants, PO6 1RT UK

Thursday, August 09, 2012

Tyco Electronics - Electronic Components

Tyco Electronics designs, manufactures and markets engineered electronic components, these are passive electronic components which include connectors and interconnect systems, relays, switches, circuit protection devices, touchscreens, sensors, and wire and cable.

Tyco Electronics - Electronic Components
  • Electronic Components, Electromechanical
  • Copper and Fiber Network Solutions
  • Advanced Communications Systems
PARALIGHT Active Optical Cable Assemblies - Tyco
 
The 10 Gb/s active cable assemblies will operate over a data rate of 2.5 to 10 Gb/s per lane with an aggregate data rate of 40 Gb/s in each direction.



Some Specs
  • 4 transmit and 4 receive channels at 5 Gb/s and 10 Gb/s per channel
  • Industry standard SFF-8470 electrical connector and QSFP Connector
  • Internally terminated optics - no optical connector to clean
  • Differential data I/O per InfiniBand version 1.2.1
  • Asynchronous, internally AC coupled inputs and outputs

Thursday, July 05, 2012

Ansoft and ANSYS Design Tools

Ansoft Designer is the foundation for a highly accurate design flow that allows users to precisely model and simulate complex analog, RF, and mixed-signal applications and perform signal-integrity analysis and system verification of high-performance IC/package/board designs. - Ansoft Designer

This flexible, easy-to-use software includes schematic capture and layout editing, netlist generation and sophisticated data visualization and analysis tools.



ANSYS Emag - This software addresses the analysis needs of the low-frequency electromagnetics industry, including electric motors, relays, solenoids, toroids, induction heating, accelerators, geophysical/medical instruments and magnet design.

ANSYS Iceboard - This software provides thermal analysis tools for simulating PC boards (PCBs).

ANSYS develops, markets and supports engineering simulation software used to foresee how product
designs will behave and how manufacturing processes will operate in real-world environments....

Tuesday, June 05, 2012

Berkeley Design Automation - Analog and RF SPICE

Berkeley Design Automation - Analog and RF SPICE

"Berkeley Design Automation (BDA) is the electronic design automation (EDA) industry leader in next-generation analog, RF, and mixed-signal integrated circuit (IC) verification."

Analog FastSPICE

Analog FastSPICE is based on Precision Circuit Analysis technology. This technology is a proprietary combination of innovative applied mathematics and optimized numerical analysis.

The AFS WaveCrave waveform processor provides a wide range of capabilities for viewing simulation results. 


Monday, May 07, 2012

Vinatech - RF Modules and Components

A Korean Company in the Manufacture of LED Lighting products, RF Solutions, SoC, Discrete Devices for RF. Tantalum and EDLC capacitors.
Vinatech - RF Components
DMB Solution - DMB, represented as "TV in my hand" is a system standard, tried in Korea for the first time in the world, to provide a multimedia broadcasting service including video on the basis of the DAB (Eureka-147) system...
Bluetooth Solution - Multimedia Bluetooth Module can be seen on the right. They also have a GPS Module.

Wednesday, April 04, 2012

Willtek Communications - Testing Solutions

Willtek Communications - Testing Solutions

Willtek is now Aeroflex.

"Willtek Communications provides terminal testing solutions and handheld spectrum analyzers for the mobile telecommunications industry - including network operators, service providers, and equipment manufacturers."

See Willtek Company History

9101 Handheld Spectrum Analyzer (100 kHz to 4 GHz)

Handheld Spectrum Analyzer - Willtek

Features Include -

  • Comprehensive feature set in one-button measurement
  • Speedy assessment of signal quality with marker and limit template capabilities.
  • Remote control via RS-232 and Ethernet.
  • RMS channel power measurement functions

Friday, March 02, 2012

Peregrine Semiconductor - RF CMOS

A fabless provider of high-performance radio frequency integrated circuits, or RFICs. Thier innovation called UltraCMOS makes the integration of  multiple RF, mixed-signal, and digital functions on a single chip.

Peregrine Semiconductor - RF CMOS
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They provide solutions for WCDMA and GSM digital cellular, broadband, DTV, DVR, and radiation hard space and defense programs.



The products are used in applications like ...

"From GSM cellular handsets, CDMA digital cellular and RIM devices, to CATV/DTV/DVR and other high-growth wireless broadband applications .."

Peregrine's PE97022 is a high-performance integer-N PLL capable of frequency synthesis up to 3.5 GHz. Features a 10/11 dual modulus prescaler, counters and a phase comparator.

TX/RX Signal Chain



"The TX/RX portion of the RF signal chain lies between the tuning/switching portion and any sort of power conversion components. This portion of the signal chain has potential for size reduction and increased efficiency...."

Peregrine Semiconductor Corporation
9380 Carroll Park Drive San Diego, CA, 92121 USA

Saturday, February 04, 2012

RF Digital - Wireless RF Transmitter Receiver

Manufactures an extensive line of fully integrated, low cost, high quality, high performance, configurable Wireless RF Transmitter, Receiver & Transceiver Modules, suitable for nearly every type of application.


RF Digital - Wireless RF Transmitter Receiver

Modular ultra low power wireless - Ultra low power wireless system-on-chip solution

The RFD21731, RFD21732, RFD21734 modules are a unique solution offering a complete ultra low power (ULP) wireless system-in-module solution.

It integrates the nRF24LE1 radio+controller which is based on the industry leading nRF24L01+ 2.4GHz transceiver core, an enhanced 8051 microcontroller, flash memory and a wide range of analog and digital peripherals.

RF Digital Corporation  
1601 Pacific Coast Hwy, Suite 290 • Hermosa Beach • CA • 90254 • USA

Thursday, February 02, 2012

RF Engineering Services - LCC

Wireless engineering company, Technical and RF Engineering services for large wireless operators. Technologies Capabilities include LTE, WiMAX, HSPA, CDMA, EDGE and GSM.
RF Engineering Services - LCC
Wireless voice and data, turn-key services to the telecommunications industry. The Wireless Institute is the educational and training wing for professionals and firms managing communication networks, they include manufacturers.
"The theoretical knowledge gained from our world class Wireless Institute plus the countless number of man years spent in the field enables us to offer services to all aspects of the radio and core network. Our engineers have field-proven design, planning and optimization experience in all wireless mobile, fixed and satellite technologies..."
TotalView is LCC's service delivery platform based on unique tools and comprehensive solutions.
LCC - 1934 Old Gallows Road, Suite 410, Vienna, VA 22182 - LCC Map

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

ECS - Frequency control and Management

Manufacturers of frequency control management products which are Engineered to exact specifications. From cylindrical tuning fork crystals to high stability oven controlled oscillators. Used in Wireless Communication and Telecommunication Industry.

ECX-UM-1 Surface Mount Crystal

ECS - Frequency control and Management

Frequency control devices manufactured by ECS are Surface Mount Crystals/Oscillators, VC-TXCO's and Programmable Oscillators.

ECX-UM-1 SMD Quartz Crystal

UM-1 is a metal jacket for SMD applications. Frequency range from 3.6864MHz to 225MHz. Tolerance specifications ± 5 PPM over -10°C to +60°C. Very small foot print for critical space applications.

ECS-P143X/ECS-P145X Programmable Oscillator

ECS-P143X/P145X Programmable Clock Oscillator

The ECS-P143X (3.3V) and ECS-P145X (5V) programmable crystal controlled oscillator. It is a 14 pin dip DIP. Uses PLL technology. Frequency Range is 1.000 ~ 150 MHz and Freq. Stability of ±100 PPM at -0 ~ +70° C.

ECS, Inc. International
1105 South Ridgeview Road, Olathe, Kansas 66062

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

RF Globalnet - Digital Vertical Marketplace

Tech Articles, News, Market Research Reports, Community and RF-Microwave Product Showcase. Covers RF/microwave subsystems and components such as amplifiers, oscillators, modulators etc.

Variable Gain GPS Line Amplifier - VGLCDLA30RPDC

RF Globalnet - Digital Vertical Marketplace

Among others they also cover Test Equipment, Microwave Receivers, RF Modules, RFICs, SAW Devices, Shielding Materials, Isolators/Circulators, Microwave Receivers, Millimeter-Wave Products.

Variable Gain GPS Line Amplifier - VGLCDLA30RPDC

The VGLCDLA30RPDC is a variable gain GPS line amplifier featuring a range of 0 to 30 dB with LCD display and push button controls in 1 dB increments. The frequency response covers L1/L2/L5 and Galileo/GLONASS bands. The push button control along with the LCD display allows users to make precise adjustments quickly and view the output power at any given time to make testing more efficient.