Application Notes

Understanding GPS/GNSS RTK Technology
Comparison : Standard GPS/GNSS Receiver vs RTK GPS/GNSS System Standard GPS/GNSS Receiver RTK GPS/GNSS System Number of Receivers One : Roving Rec...
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 at 7:23 PM
GNSS RTK Use Cases and Applications
This article highlights the most common modes and example use cases using GNSS RTK technology provided by Swift Navigation.  Typical Modes of Operation ...
Fri, Feb 28, 2020 at 4:37 PM
Using Ethernet on Piksi Multi and Duro
Ethernet provides a high-bandwidth option for communicating with your Swift Navigation device. This article demonstrates how to configure and validate Ether...
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 at 7:26 PM
Piksi Tools User Guide
Swift Navigation provides command line utilities both in the form of Python scripts or Windows executables for common receiver tasks through its open source...
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 at 7:27 PM
Installing Swift Console
This can be done indoors and requires an Internet connection. Overview The Swift Console is a Graphical User Interface (GUI) program that runs on your ...
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 at 7:29 PM
Installing USB to Serial Adapter Drivers
An RS-232 serial interface is required to program FreeWave radios used in the Piksi® Multi Evaluation Kit and it can be also used to receive and send data t...
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 at 7:30 PM
Powering Piksi Multi
Caution: Piksi Multi uses a powerful processor that can generate a significant amount of heat. Use caution when handling the board, as components may reach ...
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 at 7:32 PM
Connecting to Piksi Multi - USB to Serial Adapter
The USB to Serial Adapter from the Piksi® Multi Evaluation Kit can be used to communicate with Piksi Multi via the RS2323 ports on the Evaluation Board. ...
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 at 7:38 PM
Using Simulation Mode
This can be done indoors and does not require an Internet connection. Overview Simulation mode will allow you to become familiar with the Swift Console...
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 at 7:41 PM
FreeWave Radio Basic Configuration
Overview Swift Navigation distributes FreeWave 900 MHz or 2.4 GHz radios for use during evaluation of our GNSS receivers. Those radios need to be properly ...
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 at 7:42 PM