TAG: Spectracom

2017 Simulator Buyers Guide

March 21, 2017By

Cast Navigation iP-Solutions Racelogic Skydel Spectracom Spirent Federal Systems Syntony-GNSS Talen-x Cast-5000 GPS wavefront generator CRPA and Attitude Determination Receiver Testing The CAST-5000 produces a single coherent wavefront of GPS RF signals to provide repeatable testing in the laboratory environment or anechoic chamber. The basic system generates four independent, coherent simulations that reference a single point and is upgradeable to... read more

Orolia fortifies resilient PNT with Satelles satellite time and location signal

December 15, 2016By
Iridium satellite, courtesy of Iridium.

A strategic alliance announced on Dec. 15 between Orolia and Satelles includes product development and go-to-market activities of positioning, navigation and timing (PNT) solutions provided by the Iridium satellite constellation, independent of GPS/GNSS signals. The companies intend to provide PNT solutions to military, defense, government and commercial customers worldwide. Orolia, the parent of GNSS-active companies Spectracom and Spectratime, among others,... read more

Launchpad: Time and frequency server accurate in all conditions

September 21, 2016By
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The VersaSync is a new generation time and frequency server from Spectracom. The high-performance GNSS master clock and network time server delivers accurate, software-configurable time and frequency signals in all circumstances, including GNSS-denied environments. It is based on a platform-approach to maximize versatility without restricting performance, which maintains or improves high-performance standards from larger form factors while reducing the footprint.... read more

Spectracom adds resiliency for military communications system

July 25, 2016By

Secondary receiver uses eLoran to back up GPS time Spectracom has been selected to provide Interference, Detection and Mitigation (IDM) capability to its SecureSync precision time and frequency reference system to support Rohde & Schwarz Benelux B.V. and the Netherlands Ministry of Defence for secure long-range military communications systems. The upgrade, which is based on a secondary receiver that extracts... read more

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Spectracom’s VelaSync offers grandmaster, server and sync in one

June 2, 2016By
Spectracom's VelaSync time server and grandmaster clock.

Spectracom’s VelaSync high-speed time server offers high-performance synchronization for time-sensitive networks. It is designed for high frequency trading and other low-latency network applications. Matching network speeds between timing and data on a single low-latency high-throughput network enhances synchronization accuracy and eliminates queuing delays and hidden time errors caused by slower connections. The availability of a network timing appliance with 40... read more

Spectracom boasts new products for UAV market at AUVSI’s Xponential 2016

May 13, 2016By

Spectracom highlighted its new products for UAVs at the Association of Unmanned Vehicles International‘s Xpontential 2016 show, held May 2-5 in New Orleans. John Fischer, chief technology officer for Spectracom, focuses on the VersaSync time server, derived from the company’s ground-based SecureSync time server, and its GNSS vulnerability test system. read more

Expert Opinions: What key challenge should developers test for in a full PNT solution?

March 9, 2016By

Q: What key challenge should system integrators and product developers test for in a full position, navigation and timing solution? A: Spoofing is normally associated with the creation of false signals in order to generate a position error, but the same technique may be used to distort a timing solution. With GNSS timing systems being used in critical infrastructure, like... read more

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ION GNSS+ 2015: Spectracom presents GPS, GNSS simulator product line

November 19, 2015By

Rohit Braggs, vice president of sales and marketing for Spectracom, talks about the company’s GPS and GNSS simulator product line at ION GNSS+ 2015 in Tampa, Fla. read more

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