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HellaPHY Wireless Positioning Better than 50 Meters for IOT

September 26, 2016By

Acorn Technologies, Inc., a semiconductor and wireless technology company focused on the Internet of Things (IoT), has developed and  demonstrated new wireless long-term evolution (LTE) positioning technology for the location of things. The LTE location-based technology meets the new Enhanced 911 (E911) mandate performance requirements and performs well in very low bandwidth conditions.  hellaPHY technology provides better than 50-meter accuracy... read more

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Launchpad: Multi-frequency GNSS RF front-ends

September 26, 2016By
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4- and 7-channel research and evaluation platforms The NT1065_USB3 and Multi_GNSS_Grabber_Board are research and evaluation platforms for professional navigation receivers, based on NTLab’s RF front-end integrated circuits: the NT1065 “Nomada” (4-channel GPS/GLONASS/Galileo/BeiDou/IRNSS/QZSS, L1/L2/L3/L5 band) and NT2024 (3-channel GPS/GLONASS L1/L2 and S-band). Both boards support USB3 connection, thus allowing the user to process captured satellite signals on a PC. NT1065_USB3 Multi-band... read more

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Launchpad: Penta-frequency compact board

September 24, 2016By
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GPS/GLONASS/BeidDou tri-system board The UB351/352 GPS/GLONASS/BDS tri-system penta-frequency OEM boards are based on Unicore’s mature multi-GNSS system on chip (SoC). UB351/352 both use a low-power consumption design, support multipath mitigation and offer millimeter-level carrier-phase observations with centimeter-level RTK positioning accuracy. Instant RTK and high-precision heading advanced technologies are particularly appropriate for applications requiring high-precision positioning, navigation and heading. UB351/352 have... read more

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NovAtel adds 2 IMU units to SPAN portfolio

September 23, 2016By

NovAtel debuted two new inertial measurement unit (IMU) products within its SPAN technology portfolio at ION GNSS+ 2016, which was held Sep. 12-16 in Portland, Oregon. SPAN couples NovAtel’s GNSS precise positioning technology with robust inertial navigation systems (INS) to provide continuous 3D position, velocity and attitude solutions, the company says in a news release. The compact IMU-µIMU-IC is a... read more

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Launchpad: Powerful GNSS research tool

September 22, 2016By
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Software Receiver Powerful research tool for the GNSS scientific and R&D community The SX3 is a modular multi-GNSS software receiver that tracks all known and in future upcoming GNSS signals in view in real time on a standard laptop. The included RF front-end offers four RF frequency chains with 50-MHz bandwidth each, covering the entire GNSS L-band spectrum and the IRNSS... read more

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What does ION GNSS+ reveal about the GNSS industry?

September 21, 2016By
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Back again in Portland, Oregon, the 2016 Institute of Navigation’s ION GNSS+ conference was a great opportunity for the GNSS community to catch up on what’s been cooking in the industry, and of course who’s been doing what in the research community. The attendees eagerly took to a wide range of technical paper presentation sessions, and from time to time came to... read more

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Launchpad: Improved OEM boards from Hemisphere GNSS

September 20, 2016By
The Hemisphere GNSS P326 OEM board.

Latest additions to the Eclipse line The P326 and P327 support 394 channels and are scalable, offering centimeter-level accuracy in single-frequency or full performance multi-frequency, multi-GNSS, Atlas-capable mode. The platform enables simultaneous tracking of all satellite signals including GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo and QZSS, making it a robust and reliable solution. The updated power-management system efficiently governs the processor, memory... read more

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Launchpad: Simulate signals from GNS, regional navigation

September 18, 2016By
Spirent's GSS9000 constellation simulator.

Constellation Simulator Simulate signals from all GNSS and regional navigation The Spirent GSS9000 Multi-Frequency, Multi-GNSS RF Constellation Simulator can simulate signals from all GNSS and regional navigation. It offers a four-fold increase in RF signal iteration rate (SIR) over Spirent’s GSS8000 simulator. The GSS9000 SIR is 1000 Hz (1 ms), enabling higher dynamic simulations with more accuracy and fidelity. It... read more

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