Advantech Unveils 2nd Gen GaN Technology Based 400W Ku-Band SapphireBlu SSPA/SSPB

By CIOReview | Wednesday, July 8, 2015

MONTREAL, CA: Advantech Wireless, a wireless broadband communications provider for Commercial, Critical Infrastructure and Government and Military clients has come up with the second generation GaN Technology based 400W Ku-Band SapphireBlu SSPA/SSPB, Ultra HD, and DVB-S2X ready to provide an impressive 60 percent increase in Linear Transmit Power, without any increase in size or weight.

The Ultra Linear GaN based SSPAs are designed to operate in harsh outdoor environments, and to replace multiple indoor combined Klystrons or TWTs. The consequent low OPEX cost, allows in most of the cases to recover the initial investment just in 1 or 2 years of energy consumption savings. It is an ideal solution to upgrade older teleports and to increase their profitability in an extremely competitive environment, while bringing on board technology that is DVB-S2X and Ultra HD ready.

Advantech Wireless, that designs solutions for any Teleport Broadcast activity, such as content contribution, distribution and Ultra High Definition Television allows content distributors to make the most of their resources by maximizing quality and reach, while minimizing operational costs.