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Development kit for RTG4 radiation-tolerant FPGAs for space uses introduced by Microsemi

Development kit for RTG4 radiation-tolerant FPGAs for space uses introduced by Microsemi

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., 4 Sept. 2015. Microsemi Corp. in Aliso Viejo, Calif., is introducing the RTG4 FPGA Development Kit to help space designers evaluate and develop applications like data transmission, serial connectivity, bus interface, and high-speed designs using Microsemi's RTG4 radiation-tolerant field programmable gate array (FPGA).

Northrop Grumman nets potential half-billion-dollar contract to build open-systems ground robots

Northrop Grumman nets potential half-billion-dollar contract to build open-systems ground robots

INDIAN HEAD, Md., 3 Sept. 2015. U.S. Navy bomb-disposal experts are awarding a nearly half-billion-dollar contract to Northrop Grumman Corp. to build an open-systems man-packable ground robot to help infantry units detect and neutralize improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and other roadside bombs.

Government to spend as much as $330 million to plug holes in cyber security defenses

Government to spend as much as $330 million to plug holes in cyber security defenses

WASHINGTON, 2 Sept. 2015. The U.S. government is ready to spend as much as $330 million to plug holes in cyber security defenses to repair data breach damage from a computer hack in July of U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) computers that compromised the personal data of 21.5 million government workers.

5U rugged computer servers for military and security applications introduced by Crystal

5U rugged computer servers for military and security applications introduced by Crystal

HIAWATHA, Iowa, 2 Sept. 2015. Crystal Group Inc. in Hiawatha, Iowa, is introducing the RS549 and RS5718L24 5U rugged computer servers for military, security, oil and gas, public transportation, utilities, and mining applications.

Navy asks Hydroid to develop bathymetry underwater sensor for ocean floor mapping

Navy asks Hydroid to develop bathymetry underwater sensor for ocean floor mapping

PANAMA CITY, Fla., 1 Sept. 2015. U.S. Navy undersea researchers are looking to unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) expert Hydroid Inc. in Pocasset, Mass., to provide an underwater sensor able to map the ocean floor.

Xeon-D embedded computing 3U VPX board for battlefield computing introduced by Kontron

Xeon-D embedded computing 3U VPX board for battlefield computing introduced by Kontron

POWAY, Calif., 1 Sept. 2015. Kontron in Poway, Calif., is introducing the VX3058 3U VPX single-board computer based on the eight-core version of the Intel Xeon-D processor architecture for demanding military server and other high performance embedded computing (HPEC) applications.

Air Force brings 1950s-vintage B-52 bomber into the network-centric 21st century

Air Force brings 1950s-vintage B-52 bomber into the network-centric 21st century

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB, Ohio, 31 Aug. 2015. U.S. Air Force avionics experts are preparing to upgrade 28 Boeing B-52 eight-engine strategic jet bombers to enable the venerable aircraft to log-in to the network-centric battlefield.

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The SBC-K7 is an ideal platform for embedded instrumentation that combines an Atom PC running Windows/Linux/VxWorks with a Xilinx Kintex7 FPGA and an industry-compliant FMC IO site (HPC) plus a second FMC-compatble (LPC) site.

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Harsh Environment Protection for Advanced Electronics and Components

This webinar will offer an opportunity to learn more about ultra-thin Parylene conformal coatings – how they are applied, applications they protect today, and the properties and benefits ...

New Design Tools That Help You Develop Radar That Sees the Un-seeable and Detects the Undetectable

Xilinx EW/ISR System Architect, Luke Miller, has new tricks and he’s going to tell you all about them in a new Xilinx Webinar—for free. His Webinar will cover new ways to implement Radar ...
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The value of ruggedized computing

July 20, 2015 This executive briefing discusses the value of ruggedized computing for the data. Computer failures can jeopardize crucial data, so ruggedized computers can ensure the inte...
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On cutting edge of the world’s next battlefield: cyber warfare

September 11, 2013 Cyber warfare is one of the most important and dynamic technological disciplines in the aerospace and defense industry. It boils down to the ability to deny an adversary’s ...
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RR1P Rugged Removable Canister RAID Disk Array Moves 19 TB From Plane to Ground in 2 Minutes

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IP Core or ASIC? What’s Best for MIL-STD-1553 Applications?

August 28, 2015 This paper demonstrates there are significant advantages to using an application-specific protocol IC versus an FPGA IP core for MIL-STD-1553 applications.  A modern I...

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FIRST CISCO IOS EMBEDDED SERVICES ROUTER VPX MODULE INTRODUCED BY CURTISS-WRIGHT

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