Military Technology Insider
While 10 GbE technology is still in its infancy via the XAUI standard, for example, it has not gained wide traction in the critical embedded market. However, the 10GBASE-KX4 serialized four-lane 10 GbE backplane standard is emerging to solve the challenge.
Video gaming technology is providing a dynamic twist to modern military applications, including radar scan conversation and image processing on live sensor data streams. And Graphics Processing Units (GPUs) are driving this revolution.
Modern fighting vehicles boast remarkably complex machines featuring numerous motor-driven components such as pumps, fans, hatches, guns, turrets, and more. Now advances in high-power electric motion control and the emergence of hybrid electric drives in fighting vehicles are reducing soldiers' workload while increasing system reliability and providing much-improved power density.