NovAtel have relaunched their Connect software with new capabilities and a new name. The NovAtel Application Suite is an integrated suite of applications designed to work seamlessly with your OEM7, OEM6 or OEMStar products.
After a five-month beta process with continuous customer feedback, NovAtel have developed the new NovAtel Application Suite to optimise use of your NovAtel product.
This Application Suite replaces NovAtel Connect with an improved, updated workflow-driven design to boost efficiency and performance — with no upgrade cost. Upgrade to the Application Suite to continue receiving the best positioning performance.
The NovAtel Application Suite allows users to access their receiver’s many features without the need of a terminal emulator, and communicate with and configure a receiver through serial port, USB, WiFi or ethernet connection.
NovAtel Application Suite provides the following key upgrades:
- A user-friendly interface with task-based, workflow-driven design to give better guidance and support during setup and configuration
- A re-imagined GNSS interference detection display driven by our Interference Toolkit (ITK) to monitor and mitigate interference from impacting receiver performance
- A stable connection to receivers for increased reliability and superior software performance
- An advanced Playback Tool allowing users to analyze specific events and generate smaller file sizes for further investigation
- Optional automatic updates to ensure the software is always functioning on the latest version
The NovAtel Application Suite is available for all OEM6 and OEMStar products as a free upgrade to all existing users.
We are proud to give valuable support to The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers, helping the Regimental Headquarters in providing welfare to serving and retired soldiers, their families and dependants.
Since its formation in 1968, the Regimental Headquarters has been responsible for providing welfare and benevolence to serving and retired soldiers and their families. The Regiment Support Service is a non-profit organisation assisting the British Army in raising funds. One way of raising money for welfare is to produce a Regimental diary for issue and sale to soldiers and civilians which is supported by voluntary sponsorships like ours. The diaries can be sold as way of raising funds and are also given free to all soldiers who are currently serving at home and abroad in the various conflicts throughout the world.
We’re honoured to be recognised as a ‘Friend of the Regiment’.
For more information about The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers and The Regiment Support Service visit: http://www.regimentsupportservice.org/
Forsberg are proud to be collaborating with fellow Lancaster based businesses Like Technologies, Milliamp Technologies, OTAQ, Rinicom and Northern HiTech in forming a consortium to develop specialist electronic engineering skills in our area.
The project, known as Tech Lancaster, is the first of its kind in the UK and one of fourteen to receive funding from a £3 million joint venture between UK Government Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) and Lancashire Digital Skills Partnership (LDSP).
The fund will be utilised to provide employer led, top-up technical training in and around the Lancaster area for both existing and prospective staff, with participants who finish the scheme guaranteed interviews at consortia companies. The training will include distance learning modules (MOOCs) and workshop/lab based tuition to help candidates gain industry specific skills (such as IPC certification) to get them work ready for local employers in the electronics and tech sector. The consortia will be working in conjunction with Lancaster and Morecambe College and other partners to deliver the scheme.
Giving back to our community and putting Lancaster on the map
Forsberg have always strived to support our local community and see this initiative as an opportunity to increase accessibility to skilled jobs for local people in the technology and electronics sector.
Interested in a career in electronics or technology?
Applications for the study programme are open! Whatever your background, if you love electronics and technology Tech Lancaster are ready to welcome your application. Apply here.
We are extremely pleased to share that we have recently been granted the Bronze Award from the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) lead by the Ministry of Defence.
This news follows our recent pledge to support those who serve, have served and their families by signing the Armed Forces Covenant.
A Bronze Award is granted to employers who pledge to support the armed forces, are open to employing reservists and veterans and uphold the values of the Armed Forces Covenant. As an Armed Forces friendly organisation, Forsberg have pledged to support the employment of veterans through valuing and recognising the skills and qualifications gained during service when recruiting for the company as well as providing training and career progression for those who join our team.
‘Forsberg already have a number of former military personnel within key sales, technical, and management roles. We continue to demonstrate our commitment to supporting the UK forces and recognise the value that the skills and qualifications gained during service bring to our organisation.’
Chris Mayne, Managing Director at Forsberg Services Ltd.