“Rapid deployment solutions should be smaller, lighter, easier to use and more cost effective,” said David Cox, PWC operations director, speaking at the launch of Pico, an ultra-compact lunchbox-size portable repeater which is said to be a ‘world record' for product miniaturisation.
Andrew and Siemens have jointly designed a wireless communications system for the CRH3 Harmony multiple unit trains, which were developed specifically for the Olympics and have maximum speeds of 350 km/h.
Based on the software-defined radio platform used in the company’s DRB-25 repeater/base station and operating in the 136-174 and 380-520 MHz bands, the Irukandji platform is a 50 W analog/project 25 repeater/base station housed in a 2RU (88 mm) high enclosure designed for mounting in a standard 19" rack.
Andrew, the CommScope division, has won a multi-year contract for communications systems that will provide improved wireless coverage inside Deutsche Bahn AG's high-speed train ICE in Germany.
At the TETRA World Congress, 11-14 June 2007 in Madrid, the Danish company Zonith A/S will present its solution for indoor positioning of TETRA radio terminals.
Christchurch-based ARM solutions provider, Bluewater Systems has promoted sales director Sarosh Dubash to the position of CEO.