FXUWB.01 makes waves in UWB technology

Enniscorthy, Ireland 09 November 2016 – Taoglas, a leading provider of IoT and M2M antenna solutions, has developed a range of Ultra-Wide Band (UWB) antennas, offering more practical and easily integrated solutions than ever before.  The UWB spectrum spans multiple GHz of frequency bandwidth which is in stark contrast to current and historical narrow band communications systems such as Cellular, Wi-Fi and GNSS. This means that not only the approach has to be different at system level, but also advanced antennas have to be designed and utilized.

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Taoglas UWB presentation at Wireless Congress 2016

Wireless Congress Presenter Andela Zaric

Join Taoglas Engineer Andela Zaric, as she deliverers her informative and insightful presentation “UWB Antennas to Enable Increased Security, Localization and Monitoring Performance” at Wireless Congress at 12pm on Thursday 11 November.

Andela has worked with Taoglas for the past year designing external and embedded antennas. She graduated with a PhD in UWB and RFID antennas for localization and identification applications from the Instituto Superior Técnico in Lisbon. Andela is currently an Antenna Engineer in our Munich office and specializes in prototyping, passive and active testing, integration and antenna documentation creation, to assist Taoglas in creating cutting edge antenna designs for the IoT.

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Stay Connected with the Engager Directional LPDA Antenna Series

First commercial directional antenna for all Worldwide LTE Bands from 400MHz to 6GHz.

CTIA @ Sands, Las Vegas, NV. Taoglas, a leading provider of IoT (Internet of Things) and M2M (Machine to Machine) antenna solutions, today launched the Engager Logarithmic Periodic Dipole Antenna (LPDA) Series. This wide-band directional antenna series offers high gain at multiple frequencies, including for the first time an LPDA antenna that can cover all cellular 2G/3G and 4G LTE bands globally – for all carriers and networks.

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4G LTE footprint compatible embedded antenna transition

Move from the popular 2G/3G PA.25A to the 2G/3G/4G PA.26A with the same board size and enclosure.

CTIA @ Sands, Las Vegas, NV. Taoglas, the leading provider of IoT (Internet of Things) and M2M (Machine to Machine) antenna solutions, today launched the PA.26A Anam antenna, a 4G LTE footprint compatible version of its hugely successful PA.25a Anam antenna.

The Anam series antennas are high efficiency onboard surface mount electro-ceramic PIFA antennas measuring 35*6*5mm. They are mounted on the main PCB and they achieve high efficiency in a small form factor by using the main PCB as the antenna ground plane.

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Truck, Bus and Rail Wireless Connectivity with the Guardian Series

Taoglas is again first to market with 11in1 flame retardant adhesive-mount LTE, Wi-Fi and GNSS Antenna

CTIA @ Sands, Las Vegas, NV. Taoglas, the leading provider of IoT (Internet of Things) and M2M (Machine to Machine) antenna solutions, today launched an innovative series of Guardian high performance combination antennas for Truck, Bus and Rail Connectivity Systems.

The Guardian series is designed to fit in the small spaces under the roof of vehicles and include up to 4, 5, 6, up to 11 in 1 antenna options for 4G LTE cellular applications that also require GNSS and/or Wi-Fi or satellite options.

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IoT development kits made easy with Particle & Taoglas

The Electron all-in-one cellular development kit simplifies access to IoT

Enniscorthy, Ireland and San Diego, Calif, 15 July 16– Taoglas, a leading provider of IoT (Internet of Things) and M2M (Machine-to-Machine) antenna solutions has partnered with Particle, a prototype-to-production platform for IoT products, to add our world class PC104 antenna into Particle’s Electron development kit.

The Electron is a simple and highly customizable plug-and-play, cellular development kit designed to give cellular radio applications easier access to the IoT at a competitive price. The Electron ships in both 2G and 3G models and comes complete with breadboard, Particle PCB, Particle SIM, battery, and a Taoglas embedded Pentaband PCB antenna, the PC104, as standard.

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Taoglas rises up in the Drone / UAV solutions market

Taoglas launches a UAV / Drone antenna and RF products and solutions division tailored to the needs of the growing sector

Enniscorthy, Ireland, 07 July, 2016 – Over the past 12 months the UAV market has seen an explosion of interest from the consumer and commercial sectors. While military applications continue to hold the lion’s share in terms of spend, new trends indicate a shift towards consumer and commercial sectors. New and innovative use cases continue to emerge, including applications in agriculture, firefighting, mining, traffic monitoring, search and rescue, utilities, media reporting, and even the film industry.

While the landscape continues to evolve, the functionality and requirements within the UAV industry remain constant. Antennas must be lightweight, omni-directional, and aerodynamically sound with minimal power consumption, high efficiency and moderate gain. Like the drone, the antennas need to be able to withstand exposure from the elements – extreme temperatures, hail, UV degradation and resistance to impact. David Connolly of Taoglas, who was instrumental in the development of Taoglas UAV explained: Continue reading…


EBV Elektronik & Taoglas distribution agreement

Poing, Germany. 9th June 2016 – EBV Elektronik, an Avnet (NYSE: AVT) group company and the leading specialist in EMEA semiconductor distribution, signed a Europe wide distribution agreement with Taoglas, a leading worldwide provider of IoT (Internet of Things) and M2M (Machine to Machine) The agreement is effective immediately.

Taoglas provides a comprehensive range of SMD, external and embedded antenna solutions for M2M and IoT applications. By partnering with EBV, Taoglas will further expand its channels to market in the European region.

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