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Fiber-optic I/O embedded computing modules for image and radar processing offered by Mercury

Fiber-optic I/O modules for complex image and radar processing introduced by Mercury

CHELMSFORD, Mass., 8 Oct. 2015. Mercury Systems Inc. in Chelmsford, Mass., is introducing the Ensemble IOM-300 series of fiber-optic I/O embedded computing modules for complex image and radar processing and other high-bandwidth, low-latency sensor processing and networking applications.

Booz Allen research zeroes-in on defensive cyber warfare aspects of cyber security

Booz Allen research zeroes-in on defensive cyber warfare aspects of cyber security

ROME, N.Y., 7 Oct. 2015. Cyber security experts at Booz Allen Hamilton in McLean, Va., will develop defensive cyber warfare software for the U.S. Air Force under terms of a $17.6 million contract announced last week.

SMIRF RF and microwave project seeks to boost military SIGINT, EW, and C4ISR capabilities

SMIRF RF and microwave project seeks to boost military SIGINT, EW, and C4ISR capabilities

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB, Ohio, 7 Oct. 2015. Three U.S. defense industry researchers are investigating passive and active RF systems and advanced signal processing for their potential application to targeting and fire control, advanced communications, sensors and sensor processing, and pinpointing RF and microwave transmitters.

Raytheon works to capitalize on Excalibur smart munitions technology for naval guns

Raytheon works to capitalize on Excalibur smart munitions technology for naval guns

THE MIL & AERO BLOG, 6 Oct. 2015. U.S. military and defense industry smart munitions experts may be on the verge of another technology-crossover success story as industry technicians work to convert a satellite-guided artillery munition for use with naval guns aboard Navy surface warships.

End in sight for major avionics and engine overhaul for Air Force C-5 long-haul aircraft fleet

End in sight for major avionics and engine overhaul for Air Force C-5 long-haul aircraft fleet

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB, Ohio, 6 Oct. 2015. A multi-year effort to make major avionics and engine upgrades to the U.S. Air Force fleet of C-5 Galaxy long-haul military transport aircraft finally may be wrapping up as the final 11 of 52 aircraft are set to receive new engines.

Boeing moving forward with major avionics upgrade on Air Force B-1 bomber jet fleet

Boeing moving forward with major avionics upgrade on Air Force B-1 bomber jet fleet

TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Okla., 6 Oct. 2015. Military avionics experts at the Boeing Co., are manufacturing major components to move along a major upgrade to the U.S. Air Force B-1 bomber.

Systems & Technology Research joins Leidos in IARPA HF SIGINT signal-processing project

Systems & Technology Research joins Leidos in IARPA HF SIGINT signal-processing project

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB, Ohio, 5 Oct. 2015. Signals intelligence (SIGINT) experts at Systems & Technology Research (STR) in Woburn, Mass., are moving forward with an HF SIGINT project to develop technologies to detect and pinpoint high-frequency (HF) radar and communications systems anywhere in the world.

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