Marconi system

Mar`co´ni system


1.(Elec.) A system or wireless telegraphy developed by G. Marconi, an Italian physicist, in which Hertzian waves are used in transmission and a coherer is used as the receiving instrument.
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This was achieved in a GBP5m deal in which Morse and Marconi integrated a Marconi System X telecommunications switch with a bank of HP servers, this enabled all calls to be transmitted through the switch onto the HP hardware which runs on a mixed Unix and NT platform.
With the Marconi system, these services will be consolidated on a single bill and be managed by one service provider, City of Palo Alto Utilities.
In 1998, he was appointed Finance Director of Marconi Electronic Systems, and served on the Boards of Marconi s joint venture companies Alenia Marconi Systems and Matra Marconi Space.
ADSB chose the Italian company Alenia Marconi Systems as the combat systems integrator and combat management systems supplier.
The frigate is equipped with the Alenia Marconi Systems (AMS) (Chelmsford, UK) Type 968 air- and surface-surveillance radar.
THE building formerly occupied by Alenia Marconi Systems (AMS) in Cwmbran is being refurbished and re-marketed for office use.
The Anglo-Italian joint venture company Alenia Marconi Systems (AMS) has announced new contracts with respect to the provision of instrument landing systems (ILS) for the US Air Force, a Doppler weather radar for South Korea's Meteorological Administration and two Advanced Surface Movement Guidance Control Systems (A-SMGCS) for Italy's Ente Nazionale di Assistenza al Volo (ENAV -- Air Traffic Services Provider).
The BAE Systems-led team responsible for the development and manufacture of the carrier consists of Alenia Marconi Systems, QinetiQ, Northrop Grumman, RollsRoyce and Vosper Thornycroft, among others.
MBDA is a consortium of Matra BAe Dynamics in Britain, Aerospatiale Matra Missiles in France and Alenia Marconi Systems in Italy.
US ground service support provider, Airport Systems International Inc, has been acquired by Alenia Marconi Systems Inc, a joint venture between Italian defence and engineering group Finmeccanica and BAE SYSTEMS, Il Sole 24 Ore reported.
CWMBRAN: Alenia Marconi Systems, a company making control and simulation systems, has announced it's to slash 98 jobs.
The deal - which follows two years of negotiations - means the three partners will pool the missile businesses of Matra BAE Dynamics, EADS Aerospatiale Matra Missiles and Alenia Marconi Systems to form MBDA.