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Tool crafts embedded display for avionics projects
Pregasis: VAPS XT-178 Version 4.0.1
The VAPS XT-178 Version 4.0.1 from Presagis is a safety-critical software package for creating embedded display graphics for avionics projects that are intended for RTCA DO-178 B certification. The object-oriented, XML-based human-machine interface (HMI) tool enables the user to create cus...
Mission computer for day or night views
Esterline Communication Systems: TacView Portable Mission Display
The TacView Portable Mission Display (PMD) from Esterline is a compact, self-contained mission computer designed to enhance situational awareness for military, paramilitary, law-enforcement, and civil aircrews. Its high-contrast display allows viewing in both day and night lighting conditi...
Suite offers flexible video, data configurations
Great River Technology, Inc.: HOTLink II
The HOTLink II suite of products from Great River Technology can set up military and civilian aerospace designers with flexible tools for point-to-point uncompressed digital video transmission. One component is the frame grabber and camera-emulator video card, which comes in five form fact...
Rugged Gigabit Ethernet switch with Cisco IOS router
Extreme Engineering Solutions (X-ES): XPand6206 Rugged Gigabit Ethernet switch
Unmanned system payloads, radar, and signal processing-heavy military applications require fast Ethernet switches that also reduce size, weight, and power (SWaP). The XPand6206 20-Port Gigabit Ethernet switch and Cisco IOS router from Extreme Engineering Solutions (X-ES) does all those thi...
Ultra-high-density data storage for heavy users
Mercury Systems: Ultra-Dense Embedded Mass Storage
Military big data needs require call for high density and Mercury meets that requirement with a modular solution. Mercury’s storage architecture leverages commodity solid-state disks (SSDs), providing tailored capacity with an upgrade path for future requirements. Its configurable de...
Oscillator designed to handle ultra-low-phase noise
Crystek Corporation: CVCO55CC-1690-1690 VCO
Crystek’s CVCO55CC-1690-1690 voltage-controlled oscillator (VCO) operates at 1,690 MHz with a control voltage range of 0.3 V to 4.7 V. This VCO features a typical phase noise of -120 dBc/Hz at 10 KHz offset and has excellent linearity. Output power is typically +2.5 dBm. The VCO R...
OpenGL solution with new driver suite for avionics displays
CoreAVI: OpenGL
Core Avionics & Industrial (CoreAVI) engineers enable navigation of safety certification challenges through their AMD Embedded Radeon OpenGL SC and OpenGL ES 2.0 driver suite, DO-254 GPU, and DO-178C driver certification packages. Recently their solutions were used in a safety-certified av...
COTS ATCA platforms for satcomm
RadiSys Corporation: T-Series
Experts at Radisys have designed their commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) ATCA platforms for mobile voice and data satellite-communications. Recent installations include the Iridium upgrade of the ground-station infrastructure associated with its next generation global satellite constellation...
Semi-rugged notebooks for semi-harsh conditions
VT Miltope: SRNC-17
The SRNC-17 from VT Miltope is a semi-rugged derivative of the HP ZBook 17 computer, aimed squarely at mobile military and tactical computing needs. The mobile workstation is a high-performance computing platform designed for field environments that still require a degree of ruggedness. Th...
MIL-STD protocol ICs feature user-allocated SRAM
Holt Integrated Circuits: HI-613x
The 3.3V CMOS HI-613x device from Holt Integrated Circuits offers a single- or multi-function interface between a host processor and MIL-STD-1553B bus. Each IC contains a bus controller, a bus monitor terminal, and two independent remote terminals; any combination of the contained 1553 fun...
Half-brick front end module for use in demanding space-constrained applications
Astrodyne Corporation: PFC-375 Series
Designers looking for a power module for tight fits in military and commercial aviation applications can consider the PFC-375 from Astrodyne Power Supplies, a half-brick COTS AC/DC power module with an output voltage of 375 V. The module is part of Astrodyne’s UniVerter Series of pro...
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...