The hardware on Microsemi Corporation's TimeProvider 5000 IEEE 1588 Precision Time Protocol (PTP) grandmaster clock has been updated to support Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) and multi-Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) constellation to ensure better reception and higher security in a wide variety of telecommunications network applications.
NI has announced a series of 28 GHz radio heads for the mmWave Transceiver System. The combination is said to create the first commercially available full transceiver of its kind that can transmit and/or receive wide-bandwidth signals of up to 2 GHz of bandwidth in real time, covering spectrum from 27.5 to 29.5 GHz.
Motion-sensing and data-processing chips from STMicroelectronics are helping to increase family safety in the Snowfox trackerphone, a two-way portable communication device with locating capabilities that is designed for children and seniors.
The u-blox UBX‑M8230‑CT global navigation satellite system (GNSS) receiver chip cuts power consumption to 20 mW at one position update every second.
At the 2016 National Instruments (NI) Technical Symposium, attendees were presented with an overview of how 5G and the Internet of Things (IoT) are changing the future of wireless.
Multitech LoRa IoT Solutions consists of the MultiConnect Conduit (MTCDT) — a configurable, manageable and scalable cellular communications gateway for industrial IoT applications — and LoRa Client Node powerful, low power consumption mDot and xDot modules.
The Mornsun TD301MCAN and TD501MCAN compact size isolation transceiver module series are cost-effective CAN bus transceiver modules which integrate power isolation, signal isolation, CAN transceiver and bus protection in one module.
Scottish scientists are developing smart telemetry tags using NarrowBand-IoT (NB-IoT) technology to track and monitor the movement of harbour seals and research their population decline.
In addition to IoT connectivity provided by wireless carriers (LTE/4G/5G), there are a variety of competitors.
South Australia is set to become the first fully interconnected state in the Southern Hemisphere through a regional IoT network.