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Septentrio provides low-power embedded GNSS for Xeos autonomous reference receiver Posted on 14 Dec 2016 in the Latest News & OEM categories.

Septentrio’s low-power AsteRx-m OEM GNSS board has been selected by Xeos Technologies for use in its new Resolute reference receivers. Designed for high-precision monitoring in low-power applications, the Resolute systems... Read more»

Geneq introduces SXPad 1000P rugged handheld Posted on 14 Dec 2016 in the Latest News & Mobile & Product Showcase & Survey categories.

Geneq Inc. has announced the SXPad 1000P, a rugged handheld GPS data collector, which the company says is low-cost. The SXPad 1000P is suitable for mobile GIS users in applications ranging... Read more»

New GLONASS interface control documents released Posted on 14 Dec 2016 in the GNSS & Latest News categories.

Russian Space Systems has released draft versions of the GLONASS interface control documents (ICD) for the future code division multiple access (CDMA) signals in the L1, L2 and L3 bands.... Read more»

GPS World remembers defense columnist Don Jewell Posted on 13 Dec 2016 in the Defense & Featured Stories categories.

Don Jewell passed away unexpectedly on Oct. 12. For more than nine years, Don wrote the Defense PNT monthly e-newsletter column for GPS World, after a distinguished 30-year career in... Read more»

Towering solutions: Using GNSS, BIM and a head-up display for speed, safety Posted on 12 Dec 2016 in the Featured Stories & From the Magazine & Machine Control/Ag categories.

Modern tower cranes can reach a height of more than 200 meters. They operate in a complicated, chaotic and constantly changing environment. This creates obstacles for the crane operator: poor... Read more»

Launchpad: Tiny simulator, defense atomic clock Posted on 12 Dec 2016 in the Product Showcase categories.

This month’s Launchpad products include a GPS/GNSS simulator the size of a deck of cards. PLUS: additional OEM, survey and mapping, transportation and UAV products. Read more»

Septentrio’s PolaRx5 updated with seismic monitoring, advanced CORS Posted on 12 Dec 2016 in the Latest News & OEM categories.

Septentrio has released version 5.1.0 firmware for the PolaRx5 product line of GNSS reference receivers. The 5.1.0 firmware brings new features for file management, usability, security and seismic monitoring. Septentrio’s PolaRx5... Read more»

Expert Opinions: Projection of 2017 PNT developments Posted on 12 Dec 2016 in the GNSS & Opinions categories.

Q: What significant new developments in positioning, navigation or timing can we anticipate in 2017? A: With increasing focus on robust and resilient positioning, navigation and timing (PNT), the industry... Read more»