Close Advertisement

July 2013

Special Feature

Pre-Integrated Systems Move Closer to End Applications

More than ever in this new era of constrained budgets and vexing uncertainty about programs, military system developers are hungry for higher levels of system integration. That has put Read More...

Achieving Technology Readiness Involves Many Factors

The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) along with other government agencies years ago developed a set of guidelines called Technology Readiness Assessment (TRA) that describe the level ofRead More...

System Development

In the Defense Market, the Fight Goes on against Counterfeit ICs

The impact of counterfeit components in the military supply chain is widely known and has led to several incidents in which the safety of military personnel has been compromised, requirRead More...

Tech Recon

Software Technologies Boost Safety and Security of UAV System Architectures

Three years ago, a video appeared on YouTube that purported to show a near collision between a German Army Luna UAV and an Afghan Ariana A300 with about a hundred passengers aboard overRead More...

Technology Focus

OpenVPX Absorbs New Technology as it Paves Way to Higher Performance

Over the past couple years, the number of new OpenVPX boards has continued to climb. Early adopters are now on their third or even fourth round of VITA 46-compliant products, and new veRead More...

OpenVPX SBCs Roundup

VPX Cards Serve Up Spartan-6 FPGAs A new series of 3U VPX FPGA boards provides powerful but economical solutions for high-speed processing of algorithms in embedded computing applicatiRead More...