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ThinkRF Integrates its RF Spectrum Analyzers with CelPlan Software
ThinkRF, February 25, 2020
All in-one drive test solution offers cost-effective way to test Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) standards ThinkRF Corp., the leader in software-defined spectrum analysis, today announced a fully integrated wireless network testing system with CelPlan Technologies, Inc. The solution allows RF engineers to conduct drive tests and evaluate network performance, map coverage, or identify issues with Citizens Broadband... Read more »
ThinkRF Launches Continuous RF Surveillance Solution for In Place Monitoring of Unauthorized Signals
ThinkRF, January 28, 2020
The fully integrated ThinkRF Surveillance System is always-on and offers a higher frequency range for greater coverage and faster detection ThinkRF Corp., the leader in software-defined spectrum analysis, today announced the launch of the ThinkRFTM Surveillance System for in place monitoring and bug detection to secure facilities or to understand channel utilization for dynamic signal... Read more »
System Integrators Choosing the Right RF Hardware
What Should System Integrators Consider When Choosing a Spectrum Analysis Platform?
Dr. Nikhil Adnani, December 9, 2019
With first hand knowledge of customer use cases, requirements, and deployment scenarios, system integrators (SIs) are uniquely positioned to deliver RF solutions to end-users across a variety of industries. By combining the right hardware, software, and accessories from different vendors, SIs can build a solution that is designed around the customer’s specific needs. When it... Read more »
ThinkRF Releases New Version of PyRF Development Framework
ThinkRF, November 20, 2019
Support for latest Python API enables developers to quickly build new RF applications ThinkRF Corp., the leader in software-defined spectrum analysis, today announced the release of the PyRF3 Development Framework with support for version 3.0 of the Python Language Application Programming Interface (API). This latest API enables command, control and data acquisition using ThinkRF Real-Time... Read more »
Developing purpose-built RF application software
The Build vs. Buy Problem System Integrators Face in Today’s Ever Expanding Signal Environment
Dr. Nikhil Adnani, November 13, 2019
Reliable spectrum access is now a necessity in a wide variety of industries. Companies are implementing wireless devices and Internet of Things (IoT) sensors to increase efficiency and collect more data, while public safety and intelligence agencies are facing new threats due to the widespread prevalence of low-cost, sophisticated surveillance technologies. These new trends mean... Read more »
Dr. Jasvinder Obhi Recognized for Contribution to Entrepreneurs in Canada
ThinkRF, November 7, 2019
Earlier this month, Dr. Jasvinder Obhi, VP Product Management & Marketing at ThinkRF, received an award from TiE Ottawa at the annual TiECon Canada event for his dedication and commitment to supporting entrepreneurship in the region. The award is given to those that exemplify the mandate of TiE for fostering entrepreneurship, giving back to the... Read more »
D4000 RF Downconverter for 5G spectrum analysis
ThinkRF Introduces 40 GHz RF Downconverter for 5G Frequencies
ThinkRF, October 28, 2019
ThinkRF D4000 platform extends the life of existing RF test equipment to meet new wireless standards ThinkRF Corp., the leader in software-defined spectrum analysis, today announced the new ThinkRF D4000 RF Downconverter. The platform is the industry’s first 40 GHz downconverter, allowing engineers to quickly and reliably analyze the new 5G wireless standard by extending... Read more »
ThinkRF Appoints Mike Galvin to the Company’s Board of Directors
ThinkRF, October 17, 2019
Telecommunications expert provides industry insight as ThinkRF extends its 5G solutions ThinkRF Corp., the leader in software-defined spectrum analysis solutions, has appointed Mike Galvin to its Board of Directors. Mike Galvin is a telecommunications industry veteran with more than 30 years’ experience in BT PLC. He has been responsible for the design, deployment and management of... Read more »
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 »
Distributed Spectrum Monitoring – Deploying Multiple Spectrum Analyzers for Wireless Research and Development
Dr. Nikhil Adnani, June 19, 2019
We have seen a proliferation of wireless devices in the past decade. Today, 95 percent of US adults own a mobile phone, and the combination of faster speeds and lower data costs has led to an explosion in mobile data usage around the world. Wireless signals standards are using higher frequencies and bandwidths than ever... Read more »