Video, Graphics & Radar

Video Compression, Graphics Controllers & Rugged Radar Display & Processing

Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions family of graphics controllers and video frame grabbers are specifically designed for providing man-machine interfaces where graphics and sensor imagery must be combined. Supported with standards-based X11 and OpenGL software interfaces, a range of needs is supported from simple graphics output, to multi-head, high-performance 3D rendering for the most advanced applications such as 3D terrain mapping, target acquisition/tracking and helmet mounted displays.

Curtiss-Wright also offers a complete family of radar and video products and systems designed to provide "sensor-to-display" solutions for a wide variety of command and control applications. This extensive product range provides high-performance radar and video acquisition, processing, distribution, recording, and display functionality. The capabilities offered across the product range fulfill the needs of applications ranging from multi-layer radar and graphics display, for naval command and control consoles, through to rugged airborne video distribution and recording systems.

Radar Video Processor

Product Description
Radar Video Processor (RVP) Radar video acquisition, from analog or digital signals

 

Radar Display and Scan Conversion 

Product Form Factor Inputs Outputs Ruggedization
PCI, half length DVI-D DVI-I AC0
VME Radar video DVI-I AC0
PMC DVI-D DVI-I AC0
PMC
DVI-D Dual-Link
DVI-D Dual Link, RGB AC0

 

Radar Display and Scan Conversion Software

Product Description
SoftScan-1905 Radar Scan Conversion Package A radar product portfolio providing ultra-high radar scan-conversion performance using unique GPU accelerated algorithms.
SoftScan Radar Scan Conversion Package A radar product portfolio providing ultra-high radar scan-conversion performance using unique GPU accelerated algorithms.

 

Radar Video Acquisition

Product  Form Factor Inputs  Outputs Ruggedization
Osiris Dual Channel
Radar Video Acquisition
PMC or PCI Dual analog, eight digital inputs, two sets of turning data PCI  AC0

 

Radar Video Recording

Product Description
Radar Video Record & Playback Server (RVRPS) Software and system solution for radar video acquisition,
radar processing, tracking and network distribution

 

Radar Video Acquisition and Interfacing Software

Product Description
RVL+ Common API Software RVL+ is the new common API platform that supports Curtiss-Wright’s radar and video product line.

 

Rugged Graphics & Frame Grabbers

Product
Input
Output
O/S & Graphics Software Suite
Ruggedization
2x RGB / STANAG 3350, 6x NTSC / PAL / RS170, 2x DVI
2x DVI / LVDS
Device Drivers: VxWorks, Linux, INTEGRITY
AC 0, CC 200
VPX3-716 3U VPX Graphics Processor N/A 6 Independent Outputs: DVI, Display Port, STANAG 3350, RS-170, RS-343, VGA OpenGL Drivers: VxWorks, Linux, INTEGRITY, Windows AC 0, CC 200
XMC-715
Dual Output Graphics XMC
N/A 2 x RGB HV, 2x DVI, 1x NTSC  / PAL / HDTV OpenGL Drivers: VxWorks, INTEGRITY, Windows 7/XP, Linux AC 0, CC 200
1x RGB / STANAG 3350, 1x NTSC / PAL / RS170, 1x DVI
2x RGB, 2x RS-343 / STANAG 3350 / RS-170, 1x NTSC / PAL, 2x DVI
X11 w/OpenGL: VxWorks, Linux; Device Drivers: WinXP
AC 0, AC 100, CC 100, CC 200
N/A
2x RGB, 1x NTSC / PAL, 2x DVI / LVDS
X11 w/OpenGL: VxWorks, INTEGRITY, Linux (X11); Device Drivers: WinXP
AC 0, AC 100, CC 100, CC 200
1x RGB STANAG 3350, 1 of 4 NTSC / PAL / RS170, 1x LVDS
2x RGB, 1x RS-343 / STANAG 3350 / RS-170, 1x NTSC / PAL, 2x DVI / LVDS
X11 w/OpenGL: VxWorks, INTEGRITY, Linux (X11); Device Drivers: WinXP
AC 0, AC 100, CC 100, CC 200

 

Video & Graphics Processing

Product GPU Memory
I/O
Ruggedization
NVIDIA Fermi 240 core
2GB GDDR5
x16 PCIe
AC 0, CC 200
NVIDIA Fermi 240 cores (2)
2GB GDDR5 (2)
Dual x16 PCIe, dual DVI, IPMI
AC 0, AC 100 , CC 200
VPX3-716 3U OpenVPX GP-GPU AMD Adelaar 2GB DDR5 x8 PCIe AC 0, CC 200

 

Video Compression

Product Function
I/O
Ruggedization
Software
JPEG2000 Compression / Decompression XMC
Outputs: 2 * DVI-D; Inputs: 2, each selectable from DVI, RGB and PAL/NTSC
AC 0, CC 200
Software support: Linux, VxWorks, Windows. Part of VDS family of products.
High-definition MPEG4 Part 10 / H.264 Compression / Decompression PMC
Outputs: 2, each selectable from DVI, RGB and PAL/NTSC; Inputs: 2, each selectable from DVI, RGB and PAL/NTSC
AC 0, CC 200
Software support for Linux, VxWorks, Windows. Part of VDS family of products
JPEG2000 Compression / Decompression PMC/PCI
Outputs: 2x TV, PCI; Inputs: 10x TV, PCI
AC 0, CC 200
Linux, Windows software support
VRD1-AC HD MPEG4 Part 10 Compression/ Decompression I/O: PAL/NTSC, composite, RGB, DVI, HD-SDI AC 0  
VRD1-CC HD MPEG4 Part 10 Compression / Decompression I/O: PAL/NTSC, composite, RGB, DVI, HD-SDI CC 200  

 

Video Distribution

Product  Function
Video Management System Ancillary Products Keyboards, Video Converters, Interface Units, Recorder and Display Remote Controls
VADU-9110 Designed as a simple video distribution unit for smaller systems having limited mission equipment interface requirements
VADU-9111 Video splitter for SD and HD video
VADU-9112 Provides central video distribution of multi format video sources to multiple displays
The Airborne Video Distribution Amplifier (VDA) is a line replaceable unit (LRU) developed in order to replicate RGB analog video.
Video Distribution Unit for Video Management System
 
 
High Definition video distribution unit
Video Management System (VMS) Video Management System (VMS) offers complete surveillance solutions for rotary and fixed wing aircraft
VRD1-AC Rackmount fully HD-capable turnkey solution for video format conversion, scaling and switching
VRD1-CC Fully HD-capable turnkey solution for video format conversion, scaling and switching
VxPoint Video Crosspoint Switch Video Distribution 6U VME

 

Video Recording

Product Description
Video Management System (VMS) Video Management System (VMS) offers complete surveillance solutions for rotary and fixed wing aircraft
VRD1-AC Rackmount Turnkey  COTS Subsystem for Video Conversion, Scaling, and Switching
VRD1-CC Turnkey  COTS Subsystem for Video Conversion, Scaling, and Switching
VRDV-3500 DZUS Video Flash Recorder
VRDV-40xx DZUS Video Flash Recorder
VRDV-5004 DZUS Video Flash Recorder
Sentric2 High-Definition Video Recorder System
XMC-280 High-Definition Real-Time JPEG2000 Mezzanine
PMC-281 High-Definition MPEG4 Mezzanine
Orion JPEG2000 Real-Time Video Compression

 

Video Windowing

Product Function I/O Ruggedization Other Info
PMC-285 Video Mixer PMC with Scaling Picture in picture windowing with scaler, RGB to DVI converter, 2:1 switch - select one input to be routed to the DVI output Outputs: 1x DVI-D; Inputs: 1x VGA, 1x DVI-D AC 0 Software support for Linux, Windows
Cobra Video Windows Video Windowing 6U VME Outputs: Analog RGB, DVI; Inputs: 12x RGB, TV, RS170, RS343 AC 0, Ruggedized versions available, consult your sales representative 4 video windows, scaled and positioned. Video overlay
VRD1-AC Rackmount fully HD-capable turnkey solution for video format conversion, scaling and switching Outputs: 6 DVI-I, 6 HD-SDI
Inputs: 6 CVBS, 6 DVI-I, 6 HD-SDI
Customized I/O is available  
   
VRD1-CC Fully HD-capable turnkey solution for video format conversion, scaling and switching  Outputs: 6 DVI-I, 6 HD-SDI
Inputs: 6 CVBS, 6 DVI-I, 6 HD-SDI
Customized I/O is available