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Advantech Wireless releases complete line of S-band frequency converters, SSPAs and satellite test loop translators

(13 October 2017 - Advantech Wireless) Advantech Wireless a global leader in satellite broadband communications released its complete line of S-band Solid State Power Amplifiers, S-Band Synthesized and Block Frequency Converters Single / Dual / Triple / Quad, and Satellite Loop Translators.

The complete S-Band line from Advantech Wireless targets the traditional satellite telemetry market as well as new generation LEO satellites.

Intended for indoor or outdoor operation, Advantech Wireless’ S-Band Solid State Power Amplifiers are built in a compact size. The design of the extended line of SSPAs is based on Advantech Wireless’ proven techniques, resulting in high linearity and operating efficiency. The S-Band Amplifiers may be configured to operate in 1:1 or 1:2 redundancy modes, with built-in microprocessor controller in each unit for redundancy operation and capability for serial port interfaces (RS485) or Ethernet for remote monitoring and control.

Advantech Wireless’ extended line of S-band frequency converters provide the maximum flexibility for the new generation of LEO satellites on critical applications like Remote Sensing, Earth Observation, Topography, Telemetry & Control, Weather Services and Digital Imaging. Combined with Advantech Wireless’ line of Solid State Power Amplifiers with up to 3kW in RF Power and S-Band LNAs, the complete product line offers a full one stop shop solution for system integrators and operators.

“This new extended line is an ideal choice for all service providers and system integrators, either for traditional satellite telemetry applications, or for the new generation of LEO Satellites,” stated Cristi Damian, VP Global Sales and Business Development, RF and Microwave Products at Advantech Wireless. ”The full product line portfolio offers a convenient One Stop Shop approach, with much lower integration cost, while avoiding the risk of non-compatibility.”

About Advantech Wireless

Advantech Wireless supports the critical need for High Throughput Satellite communications in a rapidly expanding digital environment. Our proven, low-cost, and highly reliable system solutions are meeting the ever-increasing need for high-bandwidth communications essential to military and government solutions, as well as cellular network providers, broadcasters, robust corporate networks, and security. We integrate award-winning research and development engineering into our designs. The result: custom solutions with lowest overall capital and operating costs, together with an unparalleled commitment to lead the industry in innovation, design and reliability.