ASC (News - Alert) Signal, a multinational manufacturer of high-performance, highly-engineered satellite Earth station, radar and HF antenna systems, has announced new redundancy technology and product options. The newly launched technology is designed to offer simplified, easy switching of virtually any active radio frequency component on the company's fixed and transportable Earth station antennas. When used in conjunction with ASC's antenna controller products, these new capabilities also support virtually any antenna system.
ASC's new technology includes complex redundancy switching with 1:1 and 1:2 capabilities within the active RF chain in a simplified, integrated and easy-to-deploy architecture. The new capability offers effortlessly interfaced, highly integrated and cost-effective package to provide users with expanded access, control and monitoring of their RF equipment operation, along with enhanced remote accessibility.
In a press release, Keith Buckley, president and CEO of ASC Signal (News - Alert), said, “The advanced technology of our latest NGC option quickly and easily provides redundancy packages for LNAs, LNBs, BUCs, BDCs and other active electronics, and builds upon our already feature-rich Next Generation Controller. The ASC team understands that customers need cutting-edge antenna technology that is cost-effective, flexible and adaptable to their changing requirements. Today's government and commercial users are keenly focused on budgetary and cost issues; they will benefit the most from these expanded and simplified technological capabilities that support reliable, critical communications around the world."
ASC Signal keeps on updating the technology as per need of users. The company is focused on designing less-complicated and more vigorous and beneficial features for its Next Generation Controller (NGC). The company’s design philosophy makes sure that the NGC offers an increasing number of features within unified control architecture.
ASC Signal was recently in news when it unveiled a new 2.4 meter nomadic antenna that incorporates the company's advanced mobile features. The company has started producing its first units and has delivered several to customers for initial testing.
Edited by Brooke Neuman