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High-Precision Receiver Design: More than Accuracy Posted on 02 Sep 2015 in the Design & Test & From the Magazine categories.

Users in emerging applications may have different requirements from traditional high-precision users. Tracking all of the new multi-GNSS signals, and then using the large number of inputs in the positioning engine, drives the amount of processing power and memory required onboard the receiver. These in turn drive the cost, size and power consumption of the receiver in exactly the opposite direction from the expectations of customers. Read more»

PCTEL to Offer Range of Antennas at ION GNSS+ Posted on 02 Sep 2015 in the Design & Test & Latest News categories.

PCTEL’s GPS/GLONASS high-performance asset tracking and synchronization helix antennas are now available commercially. The antennas capture the frequencies needed for GPS, Galileo and GLONASS satellite reception. This cross-compatibility allows global OEMs... Read more»

TAG’s Military Survey System on Display at ION GNSS+ Posted on 02 Sep 2015 in the Defense & Latest News & Survey categories.

Technology Advancement Group (TAG) will be showcasing precision, navigation and timing technology integration solutions at the ION GNSS+ conference, which will be held Sept. 14-15 in Tampa, Fla. In particular, TAG will display a custom-designed military... Read more»

EGNOS Services Ensured Long Term, Thanks to SES-5 GEO Satellite Posted on 02 Sep 2015 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News categories.

After extensive ground and space testing, the SES-5 GEO satellite has entered into the European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service (EGNOS) operational platform, broadcasting EGNOS Signal-In-Space (SIS), according to the European GNSS... Read more»

Denali Gets New Height along with Name Change Posted on 02 Sep 2015 in the Featured Stories & Latest News & Survey categories.

A new, official height for Denali has been measured at 20,310 feet, just 10 feet less than the previous elevation of 20,320 feet which was established using 1950’s era technology.... Read more»

Madden Joins Lockheed Martin for MILSATCOM Posted on 01 Sep 2015 in the Defense & Latest News categories.

On Aug. 24, David W. Madden joined Lockheed Martin’s Military Space Line of Business, where he will be responsible for international military satellite communications (MILSATCOM), based in Denver. Madden served as... Read more»

Telit’s IoT Portal Combines Connectivity Management with App Enabling Posted on 01 Sep 2015 in the Latest News & Mobile categories.

Telit, a global enabler of the Internet of Things (IoT), has announced a new release of the Telit IoT Portal. The portal consolidates a suite of advanced connectivity management functions with... Read more»

Tallysman Introduces Wideband Embedded GNSS Antennas Posted on 01 Sep 2015 in the Design & Test & Latest News categories.

Tallysman, a manufacturer of economical high-performance GNSS antennas, has announced a new series of L1 band Accutenna wideband antennas for OEM applications. The antennas are offered in three formats for reception... Read more»