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Lime Microsystems wins NMI Award for Myriad RF open source RF platform

22 November 2013, Guildford, UK: The field programmable RF chip developer Lime Microsystems, has won a coveted NMI Electronic Systems Award for the creation of the Myriad RF open source wireless platform and community. Myriad RF is a non-profit initiative that seeks to increase innovation in the wireless sector through improved access to professional grade RF hardware – and free design files - for a fraction of the cost of [...]

2017-04-05T10:33:41+00:00 November 22nd, 2013|Press releases|

Myriad RF shortlisted for best RF technology 2013

Myriad has received its first award recognition with the project being named as one of the six best RF technological developments from 2013. Myriad is an independent project that was launched by Lime's CEO to accelerate RF innovation by improving access to professional grade RF hardware that is both affordable and easy to use. The listing was announced by the industry magazine Electronics Weekly and has been short listed by [...]

2014-10-16T09:30:51+00:00 September 16th, 2013|Press releases|

LMS6002D adopted for Loctronix’s Advanced Indoor/Outdoor Location, Navigation and Communications Development SDR Module ASR-2300

Combination of inertial sensors and MIMO transceiver enables high-performance SDR applications; partnering agreement with Lime Microsystems will make innovative SDR available in both completed product form and open-source design for wide adoption Loctronix® Corporation, a provider of unified positioning solutions for GNSS-challenged environments, announced the availability of its new software-defined radio (SDR) module, the ASR-2300, for developing high-performance positioning, navigation and timing (PNT) and communication applications. The ASR-2300 will be [...]

2017-04-05T10:33:41+00:00 September 10th, 2013|Press releases|

World’s largest open source RF network deployed for world leading festival

Event Connection teams with Fairwaves and Lime Micro to add capacity and reliability for million-person event Open source RF base station technology has been successfully deployed by Event Connection and Fairwaves to ramp up the communication networks during one of the world's largest annual music festivals. This citywide network covered almost 60 square kilometres and is the world's largest deployment of an open source GSM network and highlights the reliability [...]

2017-04-05T10:33:41+00:00 September 3rd, 2013|Press releases|

Digi-Key and Lime Microsystems Sign Global Distribution Agreement

Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, today announced the signing of a global distribution agreement with Lime Microsystems, manufacturers of field programmable RF (FP-RF) transceivers for the next generation of wireless broadband systems. One of the first to come to market with a radio that has the capabilities to support a wide array of wireless protocols on a single chip, [...]

2014-10-16T09:26:33+00:00 August 29th, 2013|Press releases|

Nuand adopts Lime for KickStarter funded open source software defined radio platform

BladeRF moves open source RF hardware into the mainstream Lime has today announced it’s field programmable RF chip, the LMS6002D, has been adopted for Nuand’s bladeRF, a Kickstarter funded open source software defined radio. Following Myriad RF and Fairwaves, this is the third open source RF board to have been launched in 2013 and marks the technology’s move into the mainstream. Highlighting the importance of such technology, the project received [...]

2017-04-05T10:33:41+00:00 July 23rd, 2013|Press releases|

Europractice, Lime Microsystems partnership takes flexible RF technology to universities across EU

Deal includes field programmable transceiver and open source hardware project, MyriadRF Universities and research establishments across the EU are set to gain access to the open source RF hardware platform, MyriadRF, and configurable transceiver technology following a deal between Lime Microsystems and Europractice, a project of the UK Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC). Under the terms of the deal, Europractice will promote Lime’s LMS6002D field programmable RF transceiver and [...]

2017-04-05T10:33:45+00:00 May 24th, 2013|Press releases|

Hardware Freedom Day sees Fairwaves launch first industrial-grade open-source base station

Base station for OpenBTS and OsmoBTS uses Lime FPRF transceivers, paving way to LTE 22 April 2012, Guildford, UK: Fairwaves has launched the industry's first truly open-source professional-grade base station transceiver, called UmTRX, to coincide with the second annual Hardware Freedom Day. The launch of Fairwaves UmTRX transceiver system completes open-source GSM ecosystem, enabling hobbyists and seasoned professionals to build a complete base station from open-source pieces. The UmTRX launch [...]

2014-10-16T09:22:07+00:00 April 22nd, 2013|Press releases|

Lime LMS6002D adopted by Eurecom for Express-MIMO-2 baseband platform

Highlighted in EU’s software defined and cognitive radio system roadmap, Acropolis Lime Microsystems field programmable RF (FP-RF) transceiver, LMS6002D, has been adopted by Eurecom for its ExpressMIMO2 baseband platform. The low-cost LTE-A compliant (TDD / FDD) board was released earlier this year and combines four Lime Microsystems LMS6002D chips with Xilinx Spartan-6 FPGA to allow both MIMO 4x4 and dual band MIMO 2x2. The Express-MIMO-2 has also been cited in [...]

2017-04-05T10:33:45+00:00 April 18th, 2013|Press releases|
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