Application Note | By Bob Muro, Pentek, Inc.
Commercial-Off-The-Shelf (COTS) Software-Defines-Radio (SDR) products are traditionally used for military radar and communication applications. However, the latest SDR products offer SoC solutions with integrated I/O, ARM processors, and large FPGAs that include intellectual property (IP) for accessing, routing, and processing digital data. These attributes with superior signal integrity, phase-coherent sampling, and multi-channel transceivers a COTS SDR system is an ideal choice for 5G development platforms. Download the full article for more information.