Test and measurement, where military and aerospace systems are concerned, is at a critical stage, the dimensions of which cannot be understated, and the ramifications of which cannot be underestimated.
Officials at the Connecticut Department of Public Health (CT-DPH) are deploying a satellite-based emergency communications system across the state that uses dispatch radio capability from Mobile Satellite Ventures (MSV) in Reston, Va.
While efforts are in progress to improve the ability to detect and deter intruders at military installations, a separate set of programs is tackling how to detect and respond to an attack involving chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear (CBRN) or explosive agents.
To work effectively in joint warfighting, systems must be designed to cooperate from their inception, not patched together after the fact, says Navy Admiral Walter F. Doran, commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet.
Designers of military electronics systems in the U.S. for the most part find that growth in the European military market is steady, but import/export regulations and new security measures tend to stymie companies that do not have European-based manufacturing.
As missile defense technologies enter the 21st century, scientists and engineers build on projects begun decades ago, as well as draw from the latest off-the-shelf products to craft a reliable and layered system to defend the U.S. its allies from missile attack
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...