Posted by John McHaleNASHUA, N.H. 13 May 2011. Ajit Patel, marketing manager for Intel Corp. in Santa Clara, Calif., leads a webcast on Intel's 2nd Generation Core i7 microprocessor and how it is enabling new and powerful generations of digital signal processing (DSP) for aerospace and defense applications like electronic warfare, radar and sonar processing, signals intelligence, and surveillance. This so-called "Sandy Bridge" processor is ideal for signal processing, and offers from four to 20 times the performance of the AltiVec technology it is replacing. The webcast will be held on May 24 at 3 pm Est on the Military & Aerospace Electronics website.To register click here.Other speakers include: Alan Baldus, Intel SBC product marketing manager, Curtiss-Wright Controls Embedded Computing in Leesburg, Va., David Pepper, product manager/technologist, single board computers at GE Intelligent Platforms in Charlottesville, Va., and Shaun McQuaid, senior product manager, Mercury Computer Systems in Chelmsford, Mass. John Keller, editorial director of Military & Aerospace Electronics magazine will moderate the event.The webcast is sponsored by Intel, Curtiss-Wright Controls Embedded Computing, GE Intelligent Platforms, and Mercury Computer Systems.For more information, visit http://www.militaryaerospace.com/index/webcasts/webcast-display/9437466850/webcasts/military-aerospace-electronics/live-events/advantages-of_the.html.