Inside Frequency Control


Cube Satellites: The Future of Space Exploration

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 27, 2016 6:30:00 AM / by Bliley Technologies posted in innovation, aerospace, satcom

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Traditional Use of Cube Satellites

The outer atmosphere around Earth contains more than a 100 satellites that are shaped like Rubik's cubes but are a bit larger. Closely packed with various instruments, these satellites have been launched at frequent intervals since 2013.  

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The Role of Positioning, Navigation, and Timing for Today's GPS

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 20, 2016 6:30:00 AM / by Bliley Technologies posted in PNT, GPS

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One of the most significant changes to the way the military operates has been the integration of GPS for positioning, navigation, and timing purposes, which has given military forces unprecedented command and control over battle grounds. Troops and command centers are now in a state of continuous situational awareness, with an endless stream of data being added to military servers at all time.

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Bliley Introduces LP62: Low-Power OCXO in a DIP8 Package

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 16, 2016 6:30:00 AM / by Bliley Technologies posted in innovation, low power, Press Release, OCXO

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For Immediate Release

Bliley Introduces LP-62: Low Power OCXO in DIP8 Package

September 16th, 2016 

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The Secret to Overcoming Power Supply Rejection Ratio (PSRR)

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 13, 2016 7:30:00 AM / by Bliley Technologies posted in engineering, filters

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PSRR filtering is becoming more and more difficult for engineers to incorporate into timing designs. In this post, we explain why this is, what PSSR is in the first place, and the best ways to avoid the dreaded "supply ripple". You'll have a strong understanding of the problems and solutions that arise from PSRR by the end of this post. 

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Ask the Bliley Team: Morning Routines

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 8, 2016 3:10:21 PM / by Rob Rutkowski posted in innovation, Leadership, engineering

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It's a new day. The sun begins to rise. Birds begin to chirp. The smell of freshly brewed coffee is in the air. 
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12 Popular Software Defined Radios (SDRs)

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 1, 2016 8:59:31 AM / by Bliley Technologies posted in innovation, IoT, wireless, engineering

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Software Defined Radios (SDRs) are constantly evolving. It seems like "the latest and greatest" SDRs are always popping up somewhere with today's growing technology. We thought it would be helpful to provide you with some of the most popular and top rated SDRs in today's market.

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7 Habits of the Most Innovative Engineers

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 24, 2016 7:30:00 AM / by Tommy Reed posted in innovation, Leadership, engineering

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I've been innovating for the majority of my career.  First on the front lines, working R&D projects, then moving to managing those projects, and then managing entire portfolios of several dozen projects, to leading the entire technology and innovation strategy for our company.

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[Infographic] 5 Simple Steps to Understanding Phase Noise

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 16, 2016 11:39:14 AM / by Bliley Technologies posted in phase noise, engineering

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It is crucial to understand phase noise when it comes to understanding crystal oscillators. Phase noise is one of the most important factors of the oscillator selection process, so you'll want to have a strong understanding of what phase noise is and where the term originates.  

If you're looking for more in-depth information on phase noise, make sure to check this post for our complete guide understanding of phase noise.

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How we gained 1,000 Twitter followers in a few months.

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 11, 2016 4:06:29 PM / by Bliley Technologies posted in Leadership

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From zero to hero

Our marketing ninja, Rob, explains how we gained 1000 twitter followers in less time than it takes to complete a new RF design!

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Anatomy of an OCXO - Oven Controlled Crystal Oscillators

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 9, 2016 11:14:23 AM / by Bliley Technologies posted in crystals, OCXO, engineering

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OCXOs 101
Oven Controlled Crystal Oscillator Basics

An OCXO or Oven controlled crystal oscillator is near the top of the food-chain when it comes to quartz based frequency control devices, superseded only by the mighty DOCXO or Double Oven!  The frequency output of a quartz oscillator is dependent on the temperature of the quartz crystal.  You can see in the figure below that temperature can have a significant impact on frequency of the oscillator.
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