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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...
Low-power system-on-chip modules
X-ES: XPedite5970, XPedite6101
Low-power, System-on-Chip (SoC) solutions are enabled by two new QorIQ-based modules from Extreme Engineering Solutions, Inc. (X-ES). The XPedite5970 and the XPedite6101 feature the Freescale QorIQ T2080 and T1042 devices. The XPedite5970 is a 3U OpenVPX REDI module running the T2080 proce...
Rugged COM Express Type 6 carrier cards
Acromag: ACEX-4600
Small form factor computing applications are the target for Acromag’s new ACEX-4600 COM Express Type 6 carrier cards. The devices meet wide temperature operation and shock/vibration immunity and come in three models that can host a basic size COM Express module and have an option for...
Armament test set has new simulation and test capabilities
Marvin Test Solutions: MTS-3060 SmartCan
Marvin Test Solutions made new enhancements to its MTS-3060 SmartCan, a universal O-level aircraft armament test set designed for legacy aircraft such as the F-16 that use smart (MIL-STD-1553 and -1760) weapons. Maintainers using the enhanced system can now test the complete functionality...
Mobile ad hoc networking in a small form factor
Persistent Systems: Wave Relay Mobile Ad Hoc Networking System
The Mobile Ad Hoc Networking System (MANET), Wave Relay, from Persistent Systems in New York, NY, is designed to maintain wireless connectivity on the go, in a variety of environments. It is a scalable, wireless network that provides data, video, and voice from peer-to-peer, and provides u...
Rugged, 1.25 mm connectors save space in embedded systems
Harwin PLC: G125 Series
Engineers at Harwin in Salem, NH, are meeting reduced size requirements from their aerospace customers with their Gecko high-reliability connector family based on a 1.25 mm pitch. The low profile G125 series’ 1.25 mm pin spacing enables a 35 percent space saving over other high-perfo...
Rugged display functions in heavy debris environments
Z Microsystems, Inc.: Hydra-21
Military personnel operating vehicles in extreme, heavy debris environments need ultra rugged displays to resist the elements. The Hydra-21 from Z Microsystems in San Diego, CA is designed for these types of applications. It comes with a 1600 by 1200 (UXGA) Light Emitting Diode (LED) displ...