Radio Systems

US DoD awards Iridium a $1bn contract

19 September, 2019

The US Department of Defense has awarded Iridium a $1.83 billion, seven-year contract to provide unlimited satellite services from its LEO constellation.


Nokia, Telefónica Peru partner for copper mine LTE

18 September, 2019

The contract will involve building and deploying a private LTE network 4600 metres above sea level at the Minera Las Bambas mine.


Barrett HF chosen for Peruvian airport

17 September, 2019 by Jonathan Nally

High-power HF radios from Australia's Barrett Communications have been chosen to upgrade communications at Peru's Jorge Chavez International Airport.


GME CP50 450–520 MHz analog handheld radio

04 September, 2019 | Supplied by: Standard Communications Pty Ltd

GME's 5 W CP50 450–520 MHz analog handheld radio features Bluetooth data interface, selectable low-power transmit mode and digital signal processing.


ICT Site Converter Series rack-mount DC to DC converter

01 September, 2019 | Supplied by: Helios Power Solutions

The ICT Site Converter Series are a high-current, high-efficiency, rack-mount DC to DC converter.


Eaton OPS1 outdoor power solution

01 September, 2019 | Supplied by: Eaton Industries Pty Ltd

The Eaton OPS1 is rated at 48 V, 1 kW and intended to power Telecom 4G and 5G remote radio units, critical communications equipment and IoT equipment.


NEC wins major telco microwave contract

14 August, 2019 by Jonathan Nally

NEC Australia has won a $15 million contract to supply microwave radio equipment and professional services for an undisclosed Australian T1 mobile operator.


Siemens Mobility selects Softil for next-gen LTE-R

14 August, 2019

Siemens Mobility and Softil will work together on a range of next-generation communications solutions for use in LTE-Railway and MCPTT metro transport.


SBAS could help Australian economy locate $6bn over 30 years

14 August, 2019

A new precise satellite positioning system could deliver more than $6 billion to the Australian economy over the next 30 years, a national trial has shown.


Vodafone New Zealand to launch 5G this year

08 August, 2019 by Jonathan Nally

Vodafone will switch on a 5G network in New Zealand in December, beginning with Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Queenstown.


Vertel, Purple provide Wi-Fi for 'smart parks'

08 August, 2019

Reflections Holiday Parks has rolled out $1 million worth of Wi-Fi infrastructure in NSW, partnering with Vertel and Purple Wi-Fi.


KOTUG chooses Fleet Xpress for WA seaborne satcoms

07 August, 2019 by Jonathan Nally

Global tug operator KOTUG International has selected Inmarsat's Fleet Xpress high-speed broadband solution for its operations off the Western Australia coast.


Enterprise-level wireless for WA's Mid West farmers

29 July, 2019 by Jonathan Nally

The latest telecommunications tower for a new wireless network serving farmers in WA's Mid West region has been switched on.


Barrett Communications 4077 HF Map & Track system

23 July, 2019 | Supplied by: Barrett Communications Pty Ltd

The Barrett Communications 4077 HF Map & Track provides a fully automated, scalable and independent situational awareness system.


UK, South Korea team up for 5G transport tech

22 July, 2019 by Jonathan Nally

A £2.4 million project will test how 5G can deliver augmented reality and mixed reality content on the Seoul Metro system, with the Glasgow subway to follow.


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