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Tool suite automates software verification, standards compliance
LDRA: LDRA tool suite
Designers of safety-critical systems continue to look for ways to achieve full verification and even certification of multicore systems in a cost-effective manner as they are driven more and more by requirements to reduce size, weight, and power. LDRA experts are helping in this area with...
Sea wave clutter filter boosts e-scan radar’s capabilities
Plextek Blighter: Blighter e-scan radar
New features added to Blighter’s electronic-scanning (e-scan) radar now enable the radar to protect complex coastlines from intruders such as smugglers, pirates, illegal entrants, and terrorists who may be using jet skis, kayaks, or rigid inflatable boats. The Blighter radar is now a...
Flat-panel rugged touchscreen computer intended for harsh, hazardous environments
Sealevel Systems, Inc.: SeaPAC R9-8.4
The SeaPAC R9-8.4 from Sealevel Systems combines a RISC-based embedded computer with a bright LED-backlit thin-film-transistor LCD touchscreen to create a ruggedized, flat-panel computer intended for use in a variety of human-machine interface applications. The R9-8.4 operates in an extend...
GaN transistor steps up for troposcatter communications applications
CREE: CGHV50200F
With the recently announced CGHV50200F gallium nitride (GaN) high electron mobility transistor (HEMT), Cree is aiming at C-Band applications, used frequently in satellite communications. The HEMT is a GaN transistor for tropospheric scatter (troposcatter) communications applications rated...
DC/DC power product intended for harsh air/land/sea environments
North Atlantic Industries: 75PS4
North Atlantic Industries engineers designed a 3U rugged cPCI power supply, the 75PS4, designed to handle harsh air, land, and sea military and aerospace applications in sense-and-response missions. The PICMG-compliant power converter provides as much as 150 W of power at up to 90 percent...
Enhanced DC/DC converters aim at defense, aerospace applications
Crane Aerospace & Electronics: Interpoint® MTR Series MTR (50)
Crane Aerospace & Electronics has announced a series of enhancements to its Interpoint MTR Series of 30-W DC/DC converters for use in demanding environments. The latest version now meets the input voltage transient requirements of MIL-STD-704A, DO-160, and other international standards.
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40 W rad-hard 120V DC-DC converters
International Rectifier: M3G120
The M3G120 series of 40 W radiation-hardened (rad-hard) 120V input DC-DC converters from International Rectifier (IR) are designed for a range of analog and digital satellite power systems. The converters are targeted at satellite systems requiring long mission life (15 years or more), suc...
Protection from Internet threats
Icon Labs: Floodgate Defender
Icon Labs’ Floodgate Defender security software for real-time operating systems (RTOS) delivers protection from Internet-based threats by controlling what packets the embedded device processes and by preventing unwanted packets from being processed. Unlike encryption and authenticati...
PCI Express dual port interposer card
Teledyne LeCroy: SFF-8639 dual port interposer card
Responding to increased demands for more PCI Express (PCIe) based analysis products Teledyne Lecroy engineers developed the SFF-8639 dual port interposer card for analysis of dual ported solid state drives (SSDs). When used with Summit Protocol Analyzers it enables PCIe bus traffic between...
Mobile battery management system
Lincad: Power Scavenger
The Power Scavenger battery charge management concept from Lincad is designed to meet the mobile tactical battery charging requirements of warfighters in the field. It weighs weighs less than 750 g and measures 275 mm x 75 mm x 60 mm. Originally configured as a solar charge management devi...
All-in-one AC/DC modules
Astrodyne Corporation: sMV-28-500
The sMV-28-500 from Astrodyne Power Supplies functions as an all-in-one AC/DC module that has been integrated into an Alternative Energy Storage and Distribution System (AESaDS) – which is a portable hybrid voltaic/battery power system used for power storage on the battlefield. Inste...
Digital radio test platform for Viking Series radios
Aeroflex Laboratories, Inc.: 3920B Digital Radio Test Set
The 3920B Digital Radio Test Set from Aeroflex features a 2.7 GHz radio frequency (RF) range for automated test and alignment of EF Johnson Viking Series radios. The company’s Automated Test and Alignment procedure removes the need for user interaction with automated test and alignme...
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...