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BAE Systems to provide hundreds of aircraft IFF transponders under terms of $34.3 million contract

BAE Systems to provide hundreds of aircraft IFF transponders under terms of $34.3 million contract

Dec 12, 2014

PATUXENT RIVER NAS, Md., 12 Dec. 2014. U.S. Navy aircraft experts are asking the BAE Systems Information and Electronic Systems Integration segment in Greenlawn, N.Y., to provide hundreds of identification-friend-or-foe (IFF) transponders under terms of a $34.3 million contract awarded this week.

6U VPX FPGA boards for radar, beamforming, communications, and SIGINT introduced by Pentek

6U VPX FPGA boards for radar, beamforming, communications, and SIGINT introduced by Pentek

Dec 12, 2014

UPPER SADDLE RIVER, N.J., 12 Dec. 2014. Pentek Inc. in Upper Saddle River, N.J., is introducing the models 57xxx and 58xxx 6U VPX boards field-programmable gate array (FPGA)-based single-board computers for data acquisition, software-defined radio, and digital signal processing.

Military invests more than $60 million this week in high-performance computing (HPC) in two contracts

Military invests more than $60 million this week in high-performance computing (HPC) in two contracts

Dec 11, 2014

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., 11 Dec. 2014. U.S. military researchers announced an influx of more than $60 million this week into a U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) program to enhance high-performance computing (HPC) for advanced research work.

Beyond CMOS: three industry teams aim at next generation of high-performance computing (HPC)

Beyond CMOS: three industry teams aim at next generation of high-performance computing (HPC)

Dec 11, 2014

WASHINGTON, 11 Dec. 2014. U.S. government researchers have chosen three industry teams to develop a small computer based on superconducting logic and cryogenic memory that is energy-efficient, scalable, and able to solve interesting problems -- particularly those that involve intelligence gathering and analysis.

DARPA to detail Transparent Computing cyber security program to industry on 15 Dec. 2014

DARPA to detail Transparent Computing cyber security program to industry on 15 Dec. 2014

Dec 10, 2014

ARLINGTON, Va., 10 Dec. 2014. U.S. military researchers will brief industry next week on a proposed new cyber security program to enhance the understanding of internal computer functions as a way to detect and counter advanced cyber warfare threats.

Circuit board lock retainers for military and aerospace embedded computing introduced by Elma

Circuit board lock retainers for military and aerospace embedded computing introduced by Elma

Dec 9, 2014

FREMONT, Calif., 9 Dec. 2014. Elma Electronic Inc. in Fremont, Calif., is introducing the 325 series of SureLock multi-segment, extruded aluminum retaining devices that hold in place printed circuit boards mounted to the board and slide into a channel in the cold plate.

Marines ask industry for sensor-fusion technologies to counter artillery, rockets, and mortars

Marines ask industry for sensor-fusion technologies to counter artillery, rockets, and mortars

Dec 8, 2014

ARLINGTON, Va., 8 Dec. 2014. U.S. Navy researchers are reaching out to industry for sensor-fusion technologies to quicken and improve U.S. Marine Corps tactical fire-control decisions and intelligence gathering when countering enemy incoming artillery, rocket, and mortar rounds.

Officials of the Office of Naval Research (ONR) in Arlington, Va., released a solicitation last week (ONR-BAA-15-0004) for the Target Processing Center Sensor Correlation and Fusion project.

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