March 10, 2014

"Keys" to COTS encrypting of data-at-rest

Data security is a major concern for all businesses these days. For deployed military applications, data security has always been a concern and thanks to new COTS options, data-at-rest security...

February 03, 2014

Intel integrated graphics in deployed defense systems

The graphics display support built directly into the latest generations of Intel Core i7 processors is now more than sufficient for providing video processing for many types of low- to mid-end...

January 29, 2014

Designing a general-purpose FPGA DSP card for EW, radar applications using the latest generation of FPGAs

Designing a general-purpose FPGA card that addresses the universe of Electronic Warfare (EW) and radar applications is a challenge.

January 29, 2014

Latest 40 Gbps SBCs drive new class of HPEC-Lite systems for ISR applications

The embedded defense and aerospace industry has recently seen the emergence of new embedded system elements that support 40 Gbps fabrics. These higher bandwidth hardware solutions include Single...

November 29, 2013

Pre-validated hardware and software eliminate risks of new system capabilities

Adding new critical capabilities such as digital mapping, HMI, and cross domain guard data security solutions into rugged deployed systems for defense & aerospace applications can be a...

November 06, 2013

Curtiss-Wright & FloTHERM: From COTS to Custom Deployment

Having both a mechanical design and thermal design background has helped me appreciate the many different aspects of taking a product from concept to production in a short amount of time.

October 16, 2013

Switches and routers: The difference is critical

As more and more vehicles interconnect electronic subsystems via the platform's local Ethernet network, the threat of network congestion increases, resulting in unacceptable performance degradation...

October 07, 2013

Single Board Captures, Digitizes DC to 6 GHz

Because of the large amount of digital processing now performed in many systems, platforms ranging from electronic-intelligence (ELINT) and signal-intelligence (SIGINT) to radar and...

September 10, 2013

COTS data recorders with FIPS 140-2 encryption provide secure lockdown

In deployed defense and aerospace applications, Data Recorders are used to capture critical data. Data recorders are often deployed in harsh military environments, on platforms such as fixed-wing...

September 10, 2013

Supercomputer Technology Reports for Duty

HPEC brings supercomputer technology to the mil/aero domain, delivering incredible performance in deployable designs.

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