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RF over fiber since 1995

ViaLite Communications designs and manufactures RF over fiber links and systems.  ViaLite is a division of Pulse, Power & Measurement Ltd (PPM).

The wide dynamic range and broadband nature of ViaLite technology supports the transmission of data of any modulation type with minimal degradation.  A diverse range of applications is catered for by ViaLite products, optimized for specific applications including:  satcom teleports, satellite ground stations, satellite downlinks, VSAT, interfacility linking, cellular networksTV broadcast and GPS timing signal distribution.

The ViaLite user base is diverse from SME’s to blue chip organizations.  A representative list of some of our customers:

Astrium; Intelsat; BAE Systems; British Telecom; BBC; Motorola; HMGCC; Thales Defense & Communications; UK MOD; Vistek Group; Gigawave; European Broadcasting Corporation, Vulcan; Vertex/RSI; Raytheon; Paradigm Communications; US National Radio Astronomy Labs; L3; QinetiQ; Formula One Management.

ViaLite supports it customers around the world through a network of distributors and agents and via our engineering team based in the UK.  Please contact us for further details of our customer support program.

Further to the shipment of ViaLite‘s 10,000th RF over fiber link early 2016, ViaLite increased the warranty offered on all of its products to 5-years as standard; the longest warranty offered in the marketplace.  The new, extended warranty applies to products shipped from 1st July 2016.

 

ViaLite and Satcom

ViaLite is a market leader in satcom terminal equipment.  Its success is derived from innovative RF design, ergonomics and exacting compliance to the majority of commercial standards.  ViaLite stands for excellence in build quality, world-class performance and long-term reliability.  Our product development program has resulted in the evolution to ViaLiteHD (high density) which vastly enhances user functionality and minimizes equipment footprint.

 

Accreditations and Quality Assurance

PPM is certified to ISO 9001:2015 (covering the design, manufacture and supply of our fiber optic and electronic equipment) and a Gold Investor in People.

Our ISO 9001:2015 certified quality management systems have been refined for flexibility and efficiency, and produce a high quality, high reliability, low cost and diverse product range.  Our applications engineers work closely with customers to understand system requirements and to specify the correct product for each application.

Our Gold Investors in People status emphasizes the importance of our team members.  Their learning and development is a crucial part of the fabric of our organization and we aim to provide our customers with the best level of service possible.

 

About PPM

PPM was founded in 1994.  In addition to ViaLite RF-over-Fiber technology, PPM operates as a manufacturer and distributor across a number of sectors:

  • PPM Power (pulse power, high voltage, power electronics and power supplies)
  • PPM Test (test and measurement equipment, including electromagnetic compatibility)
  • PPM Systems (bespoke systems, antennas and filters etc. for Government, Defense and Satcom applications).

Today, PPM designs and manufactures a wide range of “RF over Fiber” electronic systems, which allow RF electrical signals to be transmitted over fiber optic cables.  This provides signal transmission over long distances, without loss, in addition to signal integrity and security.  PPM now has over 20 years of experience in developing and manufacturing a wide range of world-class RF and RF over fiber products.  ViaLite is the PPM brand of fiber optic links designed for a wide range of communications applications.

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