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August 2012

Special Feature

VME Still the Right Choice for Radar Upgrades

“Do more with less” is the new budget reality for the United States defense and intelligence community across every mission area and battlespace domain. While IntelligencRead More...

Many Paths Lead to Tech Refresh Success

Military programs that have been designated for tech refresh often have very specific technology requirements coupled with strict budgetary guidelines. One of the biggest challenges Read More...

VME, cPCI and VPX Fuel Technology Upgrade Efforts

While tech upgrades and tech insertion have long been a mainstay for standards-based embedded computing, those activities are quickly moving to center stage these days. In this era oRead More...

Managing Tech Insertion for Sensor Processing Subsystems

Defense prime contractors are seeking dramatic improvements in the capabilities of embedded sensor processing subsystems on existing programs. They need increased processing power anRead More...

System Development

Hurdles for Structuring Counter-IED Data Are Many

Counter-IED operations are like every other intelligence-driven operation in that supporting analysts must exploit both structured and unstructured data. When the data structure is sRead More...

Tech Recon

Display Advances Enable Larger, More Complex Command Systems

Leveraging cutting-edge graphics chips developed for the demanding gaming market, military graphics subsystems are now able to offer complex video and graphics functionality in highlRead More...

Case Study: APUs Solve Real-Time Image Processing Challenge

The concept of marrying the best of CPU computing functionality with the benefits of GPU processing offers a host of benefits for military real-time image processing designs. Such teRead More...

Technology Focus

COM Express Continues its Quick Ascent toward Military Acceptance

In the past 12 months, COM Express has emerged as one of the common formats among new small form factor product rollouts. The Computer-on-Module (COM) concept has found a solid and gRead More...

COM Express Boards Roundup

Rugged COM Express Card Boasts 3rd Gen Intel Core Processor ADLINK Technology has released its latest Extreme Rugged COM Express module, the Express-IBR, for airborne and vehicle-moRead More...