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The app store – agreement with Canonical means it’s full speed ahead

App store integration has always been a core part of the LimeSDR vision and this is something that we have continued to work on in the background, together with partners such as Quortus, who have packaged their Pocket EPC for LTE network development. We are now pleased to announce that an agreement has been put in place with Canonical (Often better known by its Linux OS Ubuntu) which means that it will [...]

2018-01-17T09:47:50+00:00 December 15th, 2017|Blog|

Intel NUC, Windows 10, and SDR Console Demo

A question that we are often asked is, “Does the LimeSDR (Mini) support Windows?”. The answer to which is, yes, the LimeSDR platform is supported on Windows, and an application that has proved rather popular for general purpose receive and amateur radio use is the free-to-download/donationware, SDR Console. SDR Console features a bright and intuitive user interface and we’re delighted to be able to report that its developer, Simon Brown, recently [...]

2018-01-17T09:49:25+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|

LimeSDR / LimeNET highly commended in Elektra IoT innovation of the year award

The LimeSDR and LimeNET platforms have been declared one of 2017's top three IoT innovations by an independent judging panel led by Electronics Weekly. Announced in a London-held ceremony, Lime's software-defined radio platforms received highly commended status. The commendation follows a win at the 2017 TechWork's award, where Lime won the More than Moore award for its SDR platforms. The 13-strong judging panel, which included industry luminaries such as Steve [...]

2017-12-08T12:40:04+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Blog|

SDRangel demo

SDRangel is an excellent open source signal analyser and general-purpose transmitter/receiver application, with support for numerous hardware platforms and popular modulation types, not to mention plenty of controls, spectrum visualisation options, and support for plug-ins. In this latest video, I give a quick demo of SDRangel being used with a pre-production LimeSDR-Mini v1.0 board and a small antenna that came with a DVB tuner dongle, using these to receive broadcast [...]

2018-01-17T09:51:21+00:00 December 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Lime wins prestigious Techworks Award for LimeSDR platform

Lime has won a prestigious TechWorks Award for its LimeSDR software defined radio platform. The company took home the Cadence-sponsored More Than Moore trophy, with the presentation taking place during TechWorks’ annual award gala held in London. The award was presented by the BBC’s lead technology correspondent, Rory Cellan-Jones, who said the choice of Lime was for its ability to use “semiconductor design and manufacturing know-how in novel ways.” With [...]

2017-11-24T11:01:04+00:00 November 24th, 2017|Press releases|

LimeSDR Mini gets backing of Rakon, enabling highest performance at affordable cost

Lime Microsystems has today announced the support of Frequency Control Products (FCP) company Rakon for its LimeSDR Mini platform. The Rakon oscillator − along with the Lime LMS7002 and Altera’s FPGA − is one of the three key components in the LimeSDR platform. Having the backing of Rakon enables the LimeSDR Mini to deliver its leading performance at a price point that makes SDR accessible. “The LimeSDR Mini makes software-defined [...]

2017-10-30T12:50:55+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Press releases|

LimeSDR gets 10GHz extension with new $299 companion board

Can be used with all LimeSDR variants (including Mini) and other configurations too   Lime has today announced a LimeSDR and LimeSDR Mini companion board that extends the range to a 10 GHz maximum. The new board costs just $299, and uses the new Lime LMS8001A, a highly integrated, four-channel frequency-shifter chip. It can be used with all variants of the LimeSDR – from Mini and USB, to PCIe and [...]

2017-10-30T12:56:31+00:00 October 24th, 2017|Press releases|

The LimeSDR project – an update

A little over a year ago we launched the LimeSDR campaign. This has the backing of over 5,000 developers. The project has since grown, bringing with it carrier- and enterprise-class SDR equipment (LimeNET) and now a small, very low-cost one too. On one hand we are asking operators and service providers to deploy app enabled, commoditised open source radio access  network hardware solutions. On the other hand we are enabling [...]

2017-10-30T13:07:45+00:00 October 20th, 2017|Blog|

$99 LimeSDR Mini software defined radio launches on Crowd Supply

Open source LimeSDR backed by Ubuntu, Vodafone and BT/EE Smaller, less expensive LimeSDR packs same LMS7002M transceiver as big sibling Lime Microsystems has launched its open source Lime SDR Mini - a smaller, less expensive version of the hugely-popular LimeSDR software defined radio prototyping boards. The LimeSDR Mini is available for pre-order immediately through Crowd Supply at $139 (£100, €115). It launched with an early bird price of $99 (£75, €83) [...]

2017-09-18T16:06:41+00:00 September 18th, 2017|Press releases|

Lime announces Quortus’s new PocketEPC 4G core network app will be available on LimeNET/LimeSDR app stores

Lime Microsystems and Quortus today announced the Quortus PocketEPC core network technology, launched last week, will be available for LimeNET and LimeSDR hardware. The port will be available on the LimeNET Ubuntu App Store from later this year. The first of its kind, the App Store will contain wireless networking applications for cellular infrastructure, IoT, media and test & measurement for open source radio hardware solutions provided by Lime. Quortus [...]

2017-08-08T09:21:37+00:00 August 8th, 2017|Press releases|
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