Posts tagged with: Beamforming

Advantages/Disadvantages of Digital Beamforming in Satellite Applications

Digital beamforming (DBF) technologies are of growing interest in satellite communications as a solution to the challenges of delivering high throughput satellite (HTS) payloads paired with flexible ground terminal technology. Handling the new requirements of low earth orbit (LEO) and...

Pivotal raises $50M in C round

Pivotal Commware, the millimeter-wave (mmWave) focused startup backed by Bill Gates, closed a $50 million C round led by an affiliate of Tracker Capital Management. Joining Tracker Capital in the round is Devonshire Investors, a private investment firm affiliated with...

Samsung revs beamforming for automotive mmWave 5G tech

As CES kicked off this week, Samsung touted progress towards equipping vehicles with millimeter wave 5G technology and called out array antenna beamforming. This time last year at CES 2020 the electronics giant introduced the first 5G-capable telematics control units...

Digital Beamforming Trends For Satellite Applications

The increasing number of low earth orbit (LEO) and medium earth orbit (MEO) satellite constellations and a shift toward dedicated ground stations to satellite communications as a service are driving advancements and a change of requirements for both satellite and ground...