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Industry News Flash 2011 P2

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  • January 1, 2011 -- Satellite ground station equipment from ViaSat ordered for BFT-2
    CARLSBAD, Calif., 1 Jan. 2011. PM Force XXI Battle Command Brigade and Below ordered installation and test of production satellite ground station and satellite network control center equipment as well as L-band bandwidth leasing, network ground equipment, and thousands of additional production vehicular transceivers from ViaSat Inc. (Nasdaq: VSAT) under the Blue Force Tracking 2 (BFT-2) IDIQ contract. These next generation BFT-2 systems are designed to enable much faster situational awareness updates and higher transmission speeds.
  • January 5, 2011 -- Heterojunction bipolar transistor driver for wireless communications introduced by M/A-COM Tech
    LOWELL, Mass., 5 Jan. 2011. M/A-COM Technology Solutions Inc. in Lowell, Mass., is introducing the MAAM-009560 heterojunction bipolar transistor (HBT) driver amplifier for cellular and WiMAX infrastructure applications. This driver amplifier covers a frequency range of 250 to 4000 MHz with linearity of 42 dBm OIP3 over a greater than 20 dB input power range. 
  • January 6, 2011 -- GE Intelligent Platforms to introduce 2nd Generation Intel Core i7-based embedded computers
    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., 6 Jan. 2011. Officials of GE Intelligent Platforms in Charlottesville, Va., say they plan to introduce a series of new embedded computing products based on the 2nd Generation Intel Core i7 processors -- formerly code named 'Sandy Bridge' -- in the coming months. 
  • January 6, 2011 -- 6U OpenVPX DSP single-board computer based on 2nd Generation Intel Core i7 processor introduced by Curtiss-Wright
    ASHBURN, Va., 6 Jan. 2011. Curtiss-Wright Controls Embedded Computing in Ashburn, Va., is introducing the CHAMP-AV8 rugged OpenVPX digital signal processing (DSP) single-board computer based on the new 2nd Generation Intel Core i7 processor for rugged deployed aerospace and defense applications. The CPU board has the quad-core Intel Core i7-2715QE processor and is available in air- and conduction-cooled configurations. 

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