A flaw in the WPA2 security protocol has recently been discovered. The bug, known as “KRACK” for Key Reinstallation Attack, exposes a weakness in WPA2 which is one of the most popular security protocols used to encrypt most modern Wi-Fi connections.
Laird is aware of the industry wide vulnerability impacting WPA2 security and we […]
Navigating certifications and regulatory compliance can be a daunting task. Earlier this month EMC design experts from LSR, now a Laird business, hosted a live webinar and Q&A session on the benefits of using “pre-scans” to minimize the risk of failing FCC certification. Titled, “An Engineer’s Guide to Practical FCC […]
Missed our webinar? Not to worry. You can watch the recording of our Designing for Success: Practical Advice on Certification Testing when Designing with RF Modules presentation, here. Hosted by LSR, a Laird Business, the webinar features Tom Smith, Director of EMC Compliance. Throughout the presentation Tom explains the critical steps, […]
RF hardware design is complex and oftentimes a challenge for embedded designers. For instance, parasitic effects that are not typically a concern in low frequency applications can have a major impact on RF performance as you move into higher frequency ranges. Different wireless hardware designs require special certification requirements, and designing and testing wireless hardware […]
To our Valued Customers:
Laird is officially announcing the end of production for the SDC-PE15N and SDC-EC25N products. Due to supplier issues for critical components, Laird will no longer be able to produce these products. We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause you.
Laird will offer […]
BLE development just got easier with Laird’s Bx600 breakout board series. Joining the DVK-BL600 development kit, Laird’s new Bx600 breakout boards provide BLE development options for any hardware budget. The Bx600 breakout boards provide a streamlined approach for simplified BL600 prototyping for as little as a tenth of the cost. The series […]
The SAE Aero Design Competition held in Van Nuys, California on April 24 – 26 was comprised of nearly 75 aero design teams from around the world, one of them being from The University of Akron. Janelle Archer, a software intern from the Connectivity Products Business Unit in Akron, Ohio, participated in the university’s […]
Last week, Laird’s BT900 won an Electronic Component News (ECN) Impact Award for Excellence in Boards, Modules & Embedded Systems at the ECN Awards Ceremony held at the Mirage Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. The annual ceremony recognizes products and services that shape the electronic components industry. Featuring quick, easy and affordable wireless […]
Laird was recently named a finalist for 2 products (BT900 Series and RAMP Bridge) in the Boards, Modules, and Embedded Systems category for the 2015 ECN Impact Awards. The ECN Impact Awards highlights the products and services that had the greatest impact on the electronic components industry in 2014. Featured product award categories include:
An avid supporter of The University of Akron, Laird’s Connectivity Products Business Unit, with offices in the heart of Akron, Ohio, donated two RM024 dev kits to the university’s Formula SAE Electric team to leverage data paths within a race car. The first data path consisted of a telemetry system, while the other featured car […]
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