Military Embedded Systems

COTS, SOSA, and Open Architectures - The New Space Race Podcast


July 17, 2019

Today, multi-national corporations and startups alike are addressing the emerging sector of commercial spacecraft. Known as “new space,” it is where companies are introducing new designs that propel them at the forefront of technological advancement in areas such as 5G networking and big data imaging.

As the new space race heats up, Wind River® brings you a podcast series that recounts some of the disruptive changes that are transforming the industry. Hosted by John McHale, group editorial director for Military Embedded Systems, each episode dives down into the changing scope of the space industry, featuring interviews with spacecraft engineers, experts, and founders.

Tune in to the next episodes:

• Enabling COTS in Space, featuring interviews with Jerry Festa, Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions, and Mike Deliman, Wind River

• Open Architectures and Reuse Initiatives like SOSA [Sensor Open Systems Architecture] in Space Systems, featuring interviews with Patrick Collier, Harris Corp., and Ray Petty, Wind River

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