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Heterogeneous computing platform
Ecrin Systems: ONYX
Engineers at Ecrin Systems are merging the Dual-Core i7 Haswell with the new Radeon E8860 GPGPU to create a heterogeneous computing platform that can provide as much as 768 GFLOPS for only 80 W of power. The product, ONYX, is used in C4ISR, search & rescue, situational awareness, payload m...
1 KW power supply
Excelsys Technologies: XFN 1KW Power Supply
Excelsys Technologies experts developed a PowerPac model in the company’s XF series ruggedized modular power supplies. The new model, the XFN, provides 1000 W at -40° C and comes in a 1U package that is conformally coated and meets shock and vibration to MIL-STD-810G levels. The...
OpenVPX 40-gigabit switch fabric module
Mercury Systems: SFM6104 Ethernet/InfiniBand OpenVPX switch fabric module
With the sensor chain in mind, engineers at Mercury Systems in Chelmsford, Mass., designed the Ensemble SFM6104 Switch Fabric Module with enhanced InfiniBand and 40 Gigabit Ethernet capability. Users can create a sensor signal processing and data center system in a rugged OpenVPX format by...
High data rate Ethernet cables
W.L Gore and Associates: GORE Ethernet Cables
Aerospace and military designers are demanding higher data rates in lighter packages, so engineers at W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc., developed the GORE Ethernet cables. They use the cable jacket material found in GORE 1394b FireWire and are designed modern airborne digital networks. Higher...
Lead-free TTP Controller for data buses
TTTech Computertechnik AG: TTP Controller
TTTech experts have developed a lead-free version of the company’s high-speed communication TTP Controller for data buses with speeds of as fast as 25 Mbitps. This next ASIC version has performed intensive physical tests such as liquid-to-liquid. For these tests, the TTP Controller w...
Briefcase receiver
Integrated Microwave: BCRx
Engineers at Integrated Microwave Technologies, LLC (IMT), took a COFDM (DVB-T-compliant) diversity receiver/monitor and integrated it into a rugged, Briefcase Receiver (BCRx). The IP66-rated briefcase provides RF performance and H.264 high-profile with MPEG-2 decoding. The BCRx ensures re...
Secure M2M command and control communications
FreeWave Technologies, Inc.: WavePoint 10e, WavePoint 20e
FreeWave Technologies engineers released a family of command and control solutions targeted at unmanned systems and other military and government applications. The WavePoint solutions are based on a wireless Machine-to-Machine (M2M) com-munications architecture that offers high-speed conne...
DSP technology used for BLDC speed and torque motor controller
Data Device Corporation: PW-82535N0
A new speed and torque Brushless DC (BLDC) motor controller from Data Device Corporation (DDC) uses advanced Digital Signal Processing (DSP) to provide a solution that can be easily tuned for use with various motors and loads. The device’s programmability enables parameters such as s...
Heavy duty drive for harsh environments
maxon motor: Heavy duty motor program
Experts at maxon motor developed a heavy duty motor program that contains 22 mm-32 mm diameter brushless motors with shock, vibration, and temperature tolerances necessary for the exceptionally high requirements in space technology or far below the Earth’s surface where extreme opera...
Networked rifles from Colt Canada enable data exchange with C2 platforms
Colt Canada Corporation : Variable Message Format (VMF)
Engineers at Colt Canada are integrating their Variable Message Format (VMF) interface from General Dynamics Canada into the Soldier Weapon & Observer Reconnaissance Devices (SWORD) system to improve Command and Control (C2) communications. This will extend the data exchange capability dow...
Thermal testing of electronic components
Mentor Graphics Corporation: MicReD Industrial Power Tester 1500A
Designed for power cycling and thermal testing of electronics components to simulate and measure lifetime performance, the MicReD Industrial Power Tester 1500A from Mentor Graphics Corporation combines power cycling and thermal transient measurements with structure function analysis while...
Small, rugged carrier board for unmanned systems, digital mapping
Connect Tech, Inc. (CTI): CCG010
Engineers at Connect Tech developed their CCG010 COM Express Type 10 Mini Carrier Board for rugged Small Form Factor (SFF) applications in unmanned systems, avionics, military ground vehicles, digital mapping, and others with high performance processing needs in constrained Size, Weight, a...
Verifying safety critical software systems
Verocel: VeroTrace
Verocel experts developed a commercial version of their VeroTrace tool, which is an advanced lifecycle management environment that develops, verifies, and certifies multiple software systems. The new commercial version has an enhanced architecture, an Eclipse IDE, and other capabilities so...
New interface supports PROFINET v2.3 IRT
Innovasic Semiconductor: RapID Platform
Innovasic engineers released a new version of the company’s RapID Platform Network Interface for PROFINET IRT and RT connectivity. The new interface supports PROFINET v2.3 and provides cycle times down to 250 µs. Cycle times down to 31.25 µs are supported on the same hardwa...
Rugged small computer
SmallPC.com: SC215ML
Designers at Small PC Computers developed a new iBrick rugged computer model called SC215ML that is an all-weather Intel i-series computer. The device’s compact package is only 8” x 5” x 3” and weighs less than three pounds. It has a solid aluminum chassis married w...