Category: Insights

RF Downconverters help RF Equipment Providers Extend the Range of Existing Spectrum Analyzers
Extend Your Performance – How RF Equipment Manufacturers Benefit from Integrating with a Third-Party RF Downconverter
Dr. Nikhil Adnani, July 31, 2019
After years of trials and testing, 5G wireless deployments finally began this year. Around the world, the scale of investment in infrastructure, spectrum resources, and testing and optimization shows just how important 5G networks will be going forward. Accenture estimates that mobile operators will invest as much as $275 billion in the US alone by... Read more »
Saving Lives – How Spectrum Monitoring Helps Rescuers During Emergencies
Dr. Nikhil Adnani, March 4, 2019
Search and rescue (SAR) is resource intensive, difficult, and often dangerous. When someone is trapped, stranded, or lost, locating them and getting them out as quickly as possible is crucial to improving their chance of survival. When someone is stuck in a dangerous environment, minutes can make the difference between life and death. In 2017,... Read more »
5G network wireless systems and internet of things with abstract connected dots wireless communication network on circuit diagram background.
5G Networks – The Signals Powering the Next Generation of Wireless Technology
Dr. Nikhil Adnani, February 12, 2019
The fifth generation of wireless networks, or 5G, has the potential to transform society as we know it. Already we have seen some significant steps taken toward implementation, and 2019 will bring more research, investment, and deployment in cities around the world. 5G wireless will place new pressure on spectrum resources to fully achieve the... Read more »
Smart City illustrated by Networking and Internet of Things or IOT and wireless signals
Smart Cities – Powered by Wireless Technologies
Dr. Nikhil Adnani, October 9, 2018
Smart cities may have been a buzzword a few years ago, but today they are quickly becoming a reality. Rapid advancements in connectivity, the Internet of Things, and data analysis are driving innovation and powering entirely new applications. From Kansas City to London to Singapore, cities around the world are implementing new technology and transforming... Read more »
Autonomous Vehicles and RF Signal Analysis
The Road to Self-Driving Cars is Paved with Wireless Signals
Dr. Nikhil Adnani, August 3, 2018
We’re getting closer to a world where cars are able to drive themselves, and 2017 marked a huge year for autonomous vehicles. Self-driving cars racked up millions of miles on public roads with very few incidents. Many of the technologies that have been developed along the way, such as adaptive cruise control, advanced braking, lane... Read more »