Raytheon, L3Harris, BAE Systems get $552 million for GPS user equipment

The new generation of military GPS circuit cards are low power and about the size of a silver dollar.

WASHINGTON — Raytheon Technologies, L3Harris’ Interstate Electronics Corp. and BAE Systems collectively received $552.5 million in contracts to develop and produce integrated circuit cards for military GPS receivers.

The contracts announced Nov. 6 by the U.S. Space Force Space and Missile Systems Center are for tiny circuit cards known as MGUE Inc 2 MSI ASIC — short for Military GPS Users Equipment Miniature Serial Interface Increment 2 Application Specific Integrated Circuit.

The new generation of military GPS circuit cards are low power and about the size of a silver dollar. They are compatible with the secure Military Code (M-Code) signal broadcast by the newer GPS satellites.

A GPS 3 satellite launched by SpaceX on Nov. 5 was the 23rd M-Code signal-enabled GPS space vehicle on orbit. This signal is harder to

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Textile Testing Equipment Market 2020-2024 | Size, Share, Trends, Analysis and Forecast

The global textile testing equipment market size is poised to grow by USD 121.52 million during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of almost 2% throughout the forecast period, according to the latest report by Technavio. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment. The report also provides the market impact and new opportunities created due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Download a Free Sample of REPORT with COVID-19 Crisis and Recovery Analysis.

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Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Textile Testing Equipment Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)

Increasing demand for non-woven textiles will be one of the key drivers for the textile testing equipment market during the forecast period. Non-woven fabric is a web structure of individual fibers manufactured at high-speed using low-cost processes that

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New Automated Container Terminal Market Research Report- COVID-19 Analysis Based on Equipment and Software Products

The new automated container terminal market research from Technavio indicates Neutral growth in the short term as the business impact of COVID-19 spreads.

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Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Automated Container Terminal Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)

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“One of the primary growth drivers for this market is the growing adoption of automated container terminals in emerging economies,” says a senior analyst for Industrials at Technavio.

The growing adoption of automated container terminals in emerging economies is one of the key factors driving the market growth. With the rising number of emerging economies, including Brazil, India, and China contributing to the global seaborne trade, the modernization of container terminals has also increased significantly in recent

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Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Market Worth USD 12.39 Billion by 2024

The new commercial refrigeration equipment market research from Technavio indicates Neutral growth in the short term as the business impact of COVID-19 spreads.

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Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)

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“One of the primary growth drivers for this market is the growing demand for frozen food across the globe,” says a senior analyst for the Industrials industry at Technavio.

The growing demand for frozen food across the globe is one of the major factors fueling commercial refrigeration equipment market growth. Demographic changes such as the increase in number of female workforce and the rise in income levels have surged the demand for frozen food, driving the need

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Wireless Infrastructure Test Equipment Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2020 – 2024

The wireless infrastructure test equipment market is expected to grow by USD 668.15 million, progressing at a CAGR of over 7% during the forecast period. Download Free Sample Report

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Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Wireless Infrastructure Test Equipment Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)

The demand from aerospace and defense sector is one of the major factors propelling market growth. However, factors such as need for low-cost products and multiple technology solutions will hamper market growth.

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Wireless Infrastructure Test Equipment Market: Product Landscape

Several mobile network operators are focusing on providing faster network capabilities. The increasing popularity of IPTV, growing focus on the implementation of 5G technology globally, and the rising popularity of mobile payments are some of the other factors that drive the demand for network analyzers. These factors, as well

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DOZR Unveils WebStores, First-Ever Ecommerce Online Equipment Rental Software

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — DOZR, a leader in ecommerce and marketplace solutions for heavy equipment rentals, today announced WebStores, the first-ever ecommerce solution for heavy equipment rentals. WebStores white-labeled software solutions integrate easily with any equipment rental website, enabling fast and efficient touchless transactions with an online checkout on an existing website. Rental companies can now launch an ecommerce storefront within hours, without any programming or custom development needed. 

WebStores provides a revolutionized way for rental companies to upgrade their online presence while meeting the new business and customer expectations of a post-COVID world. The platform is completely customizable and able to either connect to an existing website or to stand on its own. WebStores can maintain the look and feel of existing websites while allowing DOZR-powered technology to enable the end-to-end online transaction.

“The demand for ecommerce has advanced tremendously over the last six months,” 

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SpaceX’s Starlink beta costs $500 for equipment plus $99 subscription

  • SpaceX’s public beta test for Starlink, its satellite internet project, will cost $600 upfront, it said in an email Monday that was then posted online by Reddit’s Starlink community.
  • The “Better Than Nothing Beta” costs $99 for an ongoing monthly subscription, plus $499 for a kit containing a tripod, WiFi router, and terminal to connect to the Starlink satellites.
  • Speeds will vary from 50 Mbps to 150 Mbps, SpaceX said.
  • Some users are already spending more on fancier gear: One Reddit user said they had splashed an extra $100 on a sturdier mount. 
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SpaceX is asking people to spend $600 upfront for the public beta of Starlink, its satellite internet service — and some users have already said they’ll spend more for a better setup.

SpaceX, the aerospace company founded by Elon Musk, sent an email on Monday to people who showed interest

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Sweden bans Huawei and ZTE equipment from 5G rollout

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Sweden has banned telcos from using Huawei or ZTE network equipment for their 5G rollouts as the nation joins a growing list of western countries that have restricted the Chinese companies’ involvement due to security concerns. 

The Swedish Post and Telecom Authority (PTS), the country’s telecommunications agency, made the decision after conducting a security assessment that found the companies’ kits could potentially harm Sweden’s security.

The security assessment was made in consultation with the Swedish Armed Forces and the Swedish Security Service, the PTS said. 

The decision comes a few weeks ahead of the nation’s 2.3GHz and 3.5GHz 5G spectrum auction that has been set for November 10. 

Sweden’s four main telcos, Hi3G Access, Net4Mobility, Telia Sverige, and Teracom have already gained approval to participate in the auction. 

320 MHz in the 3.5GHz band and 80MHz in the 2.3 GHz band will be available during the auction. To

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