Military Embedded Systems


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FACE avionics standard will transform systems design - Story

March 12, 2013
The Future Airborne Capability Environment (FACE) middleware standard is here, and promises to advance quickly in the COTS ranks.

Embedded COTS drives advances in military training systems - Story

October 10, 2012
COTS systems are now providing high-value training at a fraction of the cost.

Digital video and GbE backbones keep pace with video sensor proliferation - Story

September 04, 2012
The use of legacy analog and newer digital multispectral, daylight, infrared, and HD video sensors continues to proliferate at a rapid rate on military platforms such as ground vehicles.

Managing ITAR compliance in COTS systems design - Story

May 29, 2012
A Commodity Jurisdiction (JS) request can keep COTS vendors in the right "places" with regard to International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) export violations.

Certifiable avionics takes off as UAV fleet operates in commercial airspace - Story

March 07, 2012
The proliferation of UAVs into the National Airspace System (NAS) is prompting the development of rigorous certification requirements for unmanned systems operating in commercial aerospace.

Designing and testing for reliability: Ruggedizing vetronics to survive - Story

April 29, 2011
When using COTS for ruggedized vetronics systems and subsystems, designing in cutting-edge technologies ? such as metal matrix composite enclosures ? and employing test methodologies including MEMA, RGT, and SRT will help ensure Size, Weight, Power, and Cost (SWaP-C) success.
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