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January 2013

Special Feature

Computing Enables Different Military Systems in Varying Ways

Embedded computing has become the central building block for many of today’s advanced military programs. That’s because more and more of system functionality is now impleRead More...

GPU Technology Eases Challenge of UAV EO/IR Processing Design

As unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) continue to chalk up impressive successes participating in numerous and varied missions around the world, there is significant pressure on UAV desiRead More...

UAV Systems Face Safety-Critical Challenges

UAVs have a well-established role in military operations around the world for a variety of mission types, and evidence suggests that their use and the diversity of this use are likelRead More...

Small UAV Systems Push Bandwidth and Latency Envelopes

If there is any area of technology where compute density is critical, it’s the area of Small UAVs. One area where costs are being dramatically curbed is through the use of far Read More...

System Development

Rackmount Servers Bulk Up for Diverse Military Uses

Compute density has become the mantra for many military systems. To meet such needs, a rackmount system architecture has lots of advantages. Blade server based computing solutions anRead More...

ATCA Virtualization Meets Military Recording/Playback Needs

Real-time data acquisition and recording is a key part of numerous military applications such as radars, radio, wireless or virtually any task that involves digitizing analog signalsRead More...

Tech Recon

Busless Systems Evolve to Challenge Slot Card Approaches

As military system developers struggle to get the most out of today’s embedded computing technologies, the decision to leverage a slot card bus-based approach versus a busless Read More...

Technology Focus

VME SBCs Secure Their Hold as Tech Refresh Kings

As the U.S. Military moves into a new phase of seriously curtailed budgets, the focus will move strongly toward strategies of upgrading existing platforms and refreshing their embeddRead More...

VME SBCs for Tech Refresh Roundup

VME SBC Boasts Low-Power Core2 Duo Processor One of the greatest advantages of VME is its ability to maintain backward compatibility while retaining ways to adapt to new computing eRead More...