Newsletter | August 1, 2019

08.01.19 -- New Nanoantennas To Improve Ultra-Fast Wireless Connections

 
Featured Article
Tips And Trends: Small Cell 5G Systems
By Qorvo

The role of small cells is increasing with each new network and is driven by the need for faster data speeds and capacity. This article presents the latest insights on small cell market trends, RF front-end challenges, and practical solutions to meet user and manufacturer needs.

Resources
4 Tips For 5G New Radio Signal Creation
White Paper | Keysight Technologies

Working with 5G New Radio (NR) technologies requires dealing with millimeter-wave frequencies, wide channel bandwidths, and complex multi-antenna configurations. This white paper outlines the steps to get started on the next phase of the 5G rollout. Insights include tips on how to create and evaluate 5G NR signals, and what to watch for during design validation.

Understanding Plug-n-Play Instrument Drivers
Application Note | AR

Do you want to simplify integration of system controller and field probe products? AR has created Instrument Drivers that are written to include common commands respective to each type of equipment. Every EMC laboratory is unique, with different test requirements, equipment and software. These Plug-n-Play Instrument Drivers take the guess work out of developing custom drivers for AR equipment, reducing programming time and eliminating possible errors.

Understanding Power Divider/Combiner Types And Functionality
White Paper | JFW Industries, Inc.

Both resistive type and reactive type power divider/combiners can be used to fan-in or fan-out RF signals. However, both types distribute RF signals in a different fashion. This white paper offers guidelines and considerations for determining a divider/combiner for each application.

Filter Terminology And Specifications
Article | Knowles Precision Devices DLI

This guide acts as a quick reference for terms used to discuss filter technologies. It defines various filter types as well as provides specifications for filter technologies.

Design And Assessment Of A 5G Base Station Using Massive MIMO For Fixed Wireless Access
Webinar | Remcom

Fixed Wireless Access is a key application expected to benefit from 5G networks.  This webinar demonstrates how modeling and simulation can be used to assist system designers, first in the design of a complex antenna array for a base station, and then to assess its potential performance in the field. 

Industry News
Featured Multimedia
Sky5 Ultra Front-End Platform Video
 

The Sky5 Ultra is a front-end platform designed for premium mobile flagship devices and prioritizes performance and size in a single global SKU approach.

Bulletin Board
5G New Radio eBook
 

Is 5G simply another generation of mobile communications technologies? Or something revolutionary? In this eBook, Rohde & Schwarz give insights into 5G New Radio (NR), exploring all of its relevant details, key implementation aspects, and required test and measurement equipment for the development of 5G NR products.