Tag Archives: Wireless

Northrop Develops Amplifier for Ka-Band Technology; Frank Kropschot Comments

Northrop Grumman has begun sampling prototypes of a new power amplifier for military and commercial use. The packaged, gallium nitride flange-based APN180FP is designed for Ka-band satellite communication terminals and wireless infrastructure applications, the company said Wednesday. Preproduction quantities of the amplifier are set to rollout of Northrop’s Manhattan Beach, …

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TCS to Continue Helping Marine Corps Run Wireless SATCOM System

TeleCommunication Systems Inc. has won $16.1 million in incremental funding to help the U.S. Marine Corps manage its wireless communications system while in theater. The Annapolis, Md.-based mobile technology provider won the order through the Army’s $5 billion World-Wide Satellite Systems contract vehicle, TCS said Friday. TCS will provide the Marine Corps …

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Google Asking FCC For 2-Year Spectrum Testing Period

Google is leasing spectrum from Clearwire for a planned test of wireless networks that could be used for a new type of radio services, Fierce Wireless reports. Citing Federal Communications Commission documents, Phil Goldstein writes Google is applying for a license to develop a new “experimental radio service” that will …

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GSA Planning New Strategic Sourcing IT, Services Vehicles

The General Services Administration is planning to launch 10 strategic sourcing vehicles over the next two years for agencies to acquire products and services used throughout the federal government, the agency’s acting administrator said in a blog post. Dan Tangherlini said GSA is working with the Office of Management and …

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Harris, Lemko Sign Mobile Comm System, Software Reseller Agreement

Harris Corp. and Lemko Corp. have signed a reseller agreement to combine two Harris-made mobile communications platforms and Lemko’s software for mobile wireless network systems, Lemko announced Wednesday. Harris will combine its KnightHawk and KnightLite cellular platforms with Lemko’s ODC Distributed Mobile Wireless Network software to provide warfighters, first responders and …

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