Engineers at Lockheed Martin Naval Electronics & Surveillance Systems in Syracuse, N.Y., are rendering one of their fixed-site radar systems mobile at least in part by upgrading its electronics with the Motorola PowerPC microprocessor.
Defense design experts representing the United Kingdom, Germany, and Canada will detail their views on the role of commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) equipment and standards during the COTScon West 2000 conference and exhibition Dec. 12 and 13 in San Diego.
Engineers at Space Electronics Inc. (SEI) in San Diego designed a video random-access memory (VRAM) chip to replace eight smaller obsolete VRAM chips in the displays aboard the improved U.S. Army M1A2 Abrams main battle tank.
Experts at Actel Corp. claim they can significantly reduce radiation-induced single-event upsets (SEUs) in their field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) by using an approach they call triple module redundancy, or TMR.
Pentagon officials who manage the Joint Warrior Interoperability Demonstration (JWID) are choosing two promising software technologies for special consideration in joint-service data network monitoring and information security.
Experts at Peregrine Semiconductor, having built a successful commercial semiconductor business, are extending their focus toward the military market with what they claim are affordable low-power and high-performance devices.
Experts at the Asset Group of Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC) have developed a combat infantry simulator that helps soldiers learn to fight at close quarters on streets and in buildings of densely populated cities.
BBN chooses Objectivity database tools for military mission planner, Thomson-CSF to provide simulators to Tiger helicopter crews, Lockheed Martin Information Systems wins SEI level-4 software certification, MORE...
The American soldier has come a long way since the beginning of the Republic 237 years ago. While uniforms for early soldiers were based on cost and utility, soldiers' clothing eventually considered ballistic ...
Leveraging the power of server-class processors is no longer relegated to the confines of data centers. Through several innovations, Mercury Systems has ruggedized Intel’s server-class chips for deployment. ...
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According to presenters from Kontron and Gedae Inc., there’s were a way to cut that time in half – or more – and produce a sensor-processing prototype in six to nine months, rather than a year and a ha...