Stephanie Chiao, Per Vices Corporation
Radar technology has been undergoing a period of resurgence driven by the demand for high-powered, cost-effective, compact technology for military and commercial applications. This has also led to the re-evaluation of how technology should be used to achieve robust and economical radar solutions. Further, groundbreaking technology such as unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), autonomous cars, as [...]
Software-defined radio (SDR) is not a new technology for the military, having been developed for defense communications. However, it has evolved beyond the Joint Tactical Radio System (JTRS) program, which is now obsolete. Although JTRS is no longer an active program, some variations of the system have survived, like the Rifleman Radio, MIDS J, and the HMS Manpack.
Software defined radios offers secure wireless nodes, engages with different devices, and provides low latency point-to-point wireless links.