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LPRS’s eRIC Signs Up With Alpha Micro

Low Power Radio Solutions (LPRS) has taken its first step into the specialist distribution sector by appointing independent Alpha Micro Components as exclusive UK volume distributor and added value partner for its new low-cost easyRadio Integrated Controller (eRIC) range for easy connection to the Internet of Things. Barry Gillibrand, Managing Director of LPRS, said, “Alpha […]

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Alpha Micro Adds to Bluetooth Portfolio

Enabling medical devices that send small amounts of data wirelessly to run for months or even years on a coin cell battery is one application for Laird Technologies new Bluetooth Smart BL600 modules from Alpha Micro Components. The products target applications in the industrial, medical, and M2M communications industries. Jonathan Kaye, Laird Product Manager noted […]

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AXSEM signs Alpha Micro as distributor for the UK and Ireland

AXSEM has appointed Alpha Micro Components as a UK and Irish design-based distributor. An ideal extension to the Alpha Micro M2M product portfolio, AXSEM’s RF ICs, RF Microcontrollers and LCD Drivers are ideal for a wide range of applications including automatic meter reading, security devices, entrance controls, active tags, highway tracking, medical and energy harvesting […]

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Alpha Micro delivers connectivity solutions for RPi mini computer

Alpha Micro has added to its range of connectivity offerings with two new FTDI products that address the rapidly growing popularity of the Raspberry Pi computing platform. The TTL-232R-RPi is a USB-to-TTL Serial UART debug cabling solution that incorporates the company’s FT232RQ high performance interface IC. This is complemented by the RPi USB Hub Module, […]

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Alpha Micro launches the PremierWave XC – a high performance, GPRS, Linux-based application/device server for remote and mobile M2M applications

New from Alpha Micro is the PremierWave XC a high performance, multi-port secure device server developed by Lantronix that offers Ethernet or GSM/GPRS connectivity for remote access and easy management of machines and equipment over a network and across the Internet. “Ideal for applications in a variety of vertical markets including telemetry, utilities, industrial automation, […]

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Alpha Micro introduces u-blox 7, the world’s lowest-power multi-GNSS platform

Alpha Micro has introduced the u-blox 7 next generation core positioning technology platform designed to support all Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) – US, Russian, Chinese, Japanese – and EU satellite positioning systems, as well as all Satellite-Based Augmentation Systems (SBAS). Based on the UBX-G7020 multi-GNSS receiver IC, u-blox 7 has the lowest power consumption […]

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Alpha Micro Components launches GainSpan small, low-cost Wi-Fi modules for the Internet of Things

Extending its portfolio of embedded Wi-Fi modules, Alpha Micro Components today announced the introduction of its Gainspan GS1011MIPS and GS1011MExS, two of the smallest modules on the market. At just 19.4 mm x 28.7 mm, the new modules provide a significant reduction in footprint and offer an easy to integrate, compact and cost-effective solution for […]

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Alpha Micro Components adds u-blox GLONASS/GPS/QZSS positioning module to product portfolio

New from Alpha Micro Components is the u-blox LEA-6N all-in-one satellite positioning receiver module. Low-power and cost-effective, the module delivers fast, high-accuracy positioning and is targeted at industrial telematics applications in Russia such as vehicle tracking, mobile resource management and the ERA-GLONASS emergency call system. The module works with GPS, Russian GLONASS, and Japanese QZSS […]

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Alpha Micro Components adds u-blox GLONASS/GPS/QZSS positioning module to product portfolio

New from Alpha Micro Components is the u-blox LEA-6N all-in-one satellite positioning receiver module. Low-power and cost-effective, the module delivers fast, high-accuracy positioning and is targeted at industrial telematics applications in Russia such as vehicle tracking, mobile resource management and the ERA-GLONASS emergency call system. The module works with GPS, Russian GLONASS, and Japanese QZSS […]

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New portfolio of ultra low power Wi-Fi, Energy Harvesting and Ethernet connectivity modules make their debut at NEW 2012

Showcasing for the very first time on the Alpha Micro (stand 19a) located in the new Wireless zone at NEW 2012, will be a wide range of ultra low power Wi-Fi modules from GainSpan, 2G and 3G small form factor modems from u-blox, energy harvesting devices from EnOcean and the new xPico chip-sized networking module […]

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