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DARPA seeks technologies to improve infantry effectiveness against unseen, unconventional enemy

DARPA seeks technologies to improve infantry effectiveness against unseen, unconventional enemy

ARLINGTON, Va., 26 Feb. 2015. U.S. military researchers are asking industry to find news ways to make small units of infantry warfighters more effectively and deadly using existing infantry weapons and unmanned systems.

ATCA backplane databus enclosure for rugged embedded computing introduced by Pentair

ATCA backplane databus enclosure for rugged embedded computing introduced by Pentair

WARWICK, R.I., 26 Feb. 2015. Pentair in Warwick, R.I., is introducing the Schroff Shelf Manager ACB-VI Advanced Telecommunications Computing Architecture (ATCA) backplane databus electronic enclosure for rugged embedded computing applications.

DARPA approaches industry for unmanned sensors to monitor Arctic land, sea, and air traffic

DARPA approaches industry for unmanned sensors to monitor Arctic land, sea, and air traffic

ARLINGTON, Va., 25 Feb. 2015. U.S. military researchers are asking industry to develop unmanned sensors able to operate in harsh environments to monitor surface, aircraft, and submarine traffic above the Arctic Circle.

Rugged Intel Core i7 Haswell-based single-board computer introduced by Curtiss-Wright

Rugged Intel Core i7 Haswell-based single-board computer introduced by Curtiss-Wright

ASHBURN, Va., 24 Feb. 2015. The Curtiss-Wright Corp. Defense Solutions division in Ashburn, Va., is introducing the VPX3-1258 4th Gen Intel Core i7 single board computer for compute-intensive applications deployed in space, weight, and power (SWaP)-constrained platforms.

Military light vehicle market set to explode, driven by JLTV program, says Forecast International

Military light vehicle market set to explode, driven by JLTV program, says Forecast International

NEWTOWN, Conn., 23 Feb. 2015. International demand for light wheeled military vehicles is set for explosive growth, fueled by the U.S. military Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) program and its associated vetronics, predict analysts at market researcher Forecast International in Newtown, Conn.

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.

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