Military Embedded Systems

Press Releases

Radar/EW

VadaTech Announces an Altera Arria-10 GX1150 based AMC with Dual Embedded SFP/SFP+ GbE/10GbE - Press Release

March 03, 2021

Henderson, NV – March 1, 2021 – VadaTech, a leading manufacturer of integrated systems, embedded boards, enabling software and application-ready platforms, announces the AMC539. The AMC539 is based on the Altera Arria-10 GX1150 FPGA in F1517 package and is compliant to AMC.1, AMC.2, AMC.3 and/or AMC.4 specifications. Additionally, the module has dual front panel SFP+ for 2x 10GbE fiber.

Comms

Reflex Photonics awarded multimillion-dollar contract to deliver radiation-resistant optical transceivers for advanced, high-throughput communication satellites. - Press Release

March 03, 2021

Reflex Photonics, a Smiths Interconnect company, has been awarded a multimillion-dollar contract to deliver thousands of SpaceABLE®28 optical module devices to be used in state-of-the-art, high-throughput communication satellites (HTCS) that will be deployed in geostationary orbit.

Radar/EW

Hexagon partners with Navantia for new combat system on Spanish Navy F-110 frigates - Press Release

March 02, 2021

(HUNTSVILLE, Ala., 25 February 2021) ¬— Hexagon’s Geospatial division announced that Navantia has selected Luciad, Hexagon’s platform for building advanced location intelligence and real-time situational awareness applications, to equip the combat system of five future F-110 frigates for the Spanish Navy. The agreement will also cover corresponding tests, validations and simulation environments.

Avionics

Holt Announces World’s Only MIL-STD-1553 DO-254 Certifiable IP Core - Press Release

March 01, 2021

Mission Viejo, CA – Holt Integrated Circuits today announced the release of the World’s first MIL-STD-1553 DO-254 certifiable IP Core for military and commercial avionics applications.

Radar/EW

PICMG Announces Official Ratification of COM-HPC Specification - Press Release

February 25, 2021

Wakefield, MA., 24 March 2021 – PICMG, a leading consortium for the development of open embedded computing specifications, announces that COM-HPC has been approved and ratified, and is now available for public download and distribution.

Radar/EW

EIZO Releases 3U VPX Graphics/GPGPU Card with Three Outputs and Compute Power for Rugged AI at the Edge - Press Release

February 24, 2021

Altamonte Springs, Florida, February 24, 2021 – EIZO Rugged Solutions Inc., a provider of ruggedized graphics and video products, has released two new variations for the GR2 3U VPX series of ruggedized 3U VPX graphics and GPGPU cards based on the NVIDIA Turing architecture.

Radar/EW

Solicitation for voters for ANSI ballot of ANSI/VITA 42.6-2009 (R2015) for stabilized maintenance - Press Release

February 22, 2021

Under ANSI rules after 5 years of a standard being reaffirmed, a standard may enter a 10 year stabilized maintenance period. There have been no requests for revision or errata for this standard in question, hence it is recommended that it be maintained in stabilized maintenance mode.

Radar/EW

Solicitation for voters for ANSI ballot of ANSI/VITA 46.10-2009 (R2015) for stabilized maintenance - Press Release

February 22, 2021

Under ANSI rules after 5 years of a standard being reaffirmed, a standard may enter a 10 year stabilized maintenance period. There have been no requests for revision or errata for this standard in question, hence it is recommended that it be maintained in stabilized maintenance mode.

Unmanned

Numerica announces Spyglass, a new 3D radar for C-UAS & short-range defense missions - Press Release

February 22, 2021

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (Feb. 18, 2021) — In response to gaps in the short-range air defense radar market, Numerica, a leader in designing and deploying best-in-class defense technology, announces the development of a new U.S.-made, 3D radar solution for Counter Unmanned Aircraft Systems (C-UAS) and other short-range defense missions – introducing Spyglass Short Range Surveillance Radar.

Radar/EW

TT Electronics launches FibreFix inline mechanical splice for fibre optic system repair in harsh environments - Press Release

February 19, 2021

Woking, UK, 18 February 2021 - TT Electronics, a global provider of engineered electronics for performance-critical applications, today announced the launch of its new interconnect solution for the aerospace and defence, rail, and industrial markets. The FibreFix inline mechanical splice is specifically designed to reinstate, repair, or extend fibre optic systems in harsh environment applications.

Radar/EW

PNI Sensor’s New TargetPoint Tilt-Compensated Compass Module (TCM) Provides Accurate Heading in any Environment - Press Release

February 18, 2021

PNI Sensor, the world’s foremost expert in precision location, motion tracking, and fusion of sensor systems into real-world applications, today announced availability of the new TargetPoint TCM gyro-stabilized digital magnetic compass. TargetPoint TCM incorporates PNI’s high sensitivity Magneto-Inductive sensors with the latest high stability 3-axis MEMS accelerometer and 3-axis MEMS gyroscopes providing accurate orientation while in dynamic motion and in magnetically challenging environments. TargetPoint TCM excels in conditions that cause errors in traditional digital magnetic compasses.

Radar/EW

Marotta Controls Fully Qualifies and Releases Fourth 1-STEP Power Converter - Press Release

February 18, 2021

MONTVILLE, N.J.—February 17, 2021—Marotta Controls, a rapidly growing aerospace and defense supplier based in New Jersey, today announced availability and final qualification of the PS11200—the fourth variant in the 1-STEP product line. This switch mode power supply (SMPS) offers 11,200 Watts of fully isolated output power with 91 percent efficiency at full load. It is designed to replace legacy 400 amp solutions that generally produce unregulated or loosely regulated power in a larger footprint.

Cyber

Trenton Systems continues fortifying already-robust cybersecurity protections in light of Long Hack exposé - Press Release

February 16, 2021

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. Trenton Systems, an American manufacturer of secure, high-performance computing solutions, continues to bolster, expand, and solidify its already-robust supply chain protection and hardware-software cybersecurity methodology in light of Bloomberg's Long Hack Supermicro exposé.

Radar/EW

GDP Space Systems Provides Telemetry Receivers for Upcoming NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory Psyche Mission - Press Release

February 16, 2021

GDP Space Systems is excited to provide ground equipment to NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in support of the upcoming Psyche mission. Originally purchased to support previous successful Mars programs, GDP’s telemetry receivers have now been repurposed to test the RF transmitter for the Psyche mission; a journey to a unique metal asteroid orbiting the Sun between Mars and Jupiter.

Radar/EW

Kaman Measuring Highlights DIT-5200L Noncontact Differential Measuring System - Press Release

February 10, 2021

Middletown, CT – The Measuring Division of Kaman Precision Products, Inc., the world leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance position measurement systems, highlights the DIT-5200L non-contact displacement measuring system, ideal for fast-steering mirrors, servo control position feedback, stage positioning, and angular displacement indication, as well as X-Y orbit position feedback and stylus position. Offering differential for common mode rejection at an economical price, the DIT-5200L provides advanced precision measurement technology with exceptional resolution, repeatability, and nulling accuracy. Applications for the DIT-5200L include laser communications, optical stabilization, and magnetic bearings.