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3U VPX 500-Watt 28-volt DC power supply for embedded computing introduced by PCI Systems

3U VPX 500-Watt 28-volt DC power supply for embedded computing introduced by PCI Systems

SUNNYVALE, Calif., 20 Feb. 2015. PCI Systems Inc. in Sunnyvale, Calif., is introducing the PCI_800.106 3U VITA 62 VPX 500-Watt 28-volt DC isolated conduction-cooled rugged 3U power supply for embedded computing applications.

Rugged tablet computers for military and industrial applications introduced by RuggON

Rugged tablet computers for military and industrial applications introduced by RuggON

TAIPEI, Taiwan, 17 Feb. 2015. RuggON Corp. in Taipei, Taiwan, is introducing the Rextorm series of rugged tablet computers for heavy-duty military and industrial applications.

Army asks General Dynamics to transform six legacy main battle tanks into latest M1A2 SEP models

Army asks General Dynamics to transform six legacy main battle tanks into latest M1A2 SEP models

WARREN, Mich., 16 Feb. 2015. Main battle tank designers at General Dynamics Land Systems in Sterling Heights, Mich., will build six M1A2 Abrams System Enhanced Package (SEP) Version 2 (V2) main battle tanks with digital vetronics under terms of a $49.8 million U.S. Army contract modification announced Friday.

Navy asks L-3 Warrior Systems to build night-vision goggles in $49.5 million contract

Navy asks L-3 Warrior Systems to build night-vision goggles in $49.5 million contract

CRANE, Ind. 12 Feb. 2015. Electro-optics experts at L-3 Warrior Systems in Londonderry, N.H., will provide the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps with binocular night vision devices for a variety of nighttime surveillance applications.

Officials of the Naval Surface Warfare Center in Crane, Ind., have announced a $49.5 million contract to L-3 Warrior Systems for the company's AN/PVS-31 binocular night vision device (BNVD).

360-Watt wide-input power supplies for COTS military applications introduced by Calex

360-Watt wide-input power supplies for COTS military applications introduced by Calex

CONCORD, Calif., 10 Feb. 2015. Calex Mfg. Co. Inc. in Concord Calif., is introducing the MTW series of power supplies for 28-volt COTS military applications, as well as for 12 and 24-volt battery powered applications.

DARPA N-ZERO program seeks to reduce or eliminate need for standby power on unattended sensors

DARPA N-ZERO program seeks to reduce or eliminate need for standby power on unattended sensors

ARLINGTON, Va., 9 Feb. 2015. U.S. government researchers are asking industry to find ways of boosting the energy efficiency of unattended sensors by reducing or eliminating the standby power that these sensors consume while waiting for signatures of interest.

Rugged vetronics networking gear from Curtiss-Wright chosen for Marine Corps combat vehicle upgrade

Rugged vetronics networking gear from Curtiss-Wright chosen for Marine Corps combat vehicle upgrade

SALT LAKE CITY, 6 Feb. 2015. Vetronics networking experts at Strategic Communications in Louisville, Ky., needed a rugged network router and switch for an upgrade to the U.S. Marine Corps AAVC-7 amphibious assault vehicle. They found their solution from the Curtiss-Wright Corp. Defense Solutions division in Salt Lake City.

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