New Recorders Boost In-Flight Data Capacity
Curtiss-Wright has introduced two new flight recorders that feature next-generation capabilities for modern aircraft.
Next-Gen Cockpit Voice Recorders Boost Time, Data Capabilities
A new generation of cockpit voice recorders is emerging on the market, thanks to advances in digital technology in combination with regulatory mandates.
DAS or NAS? Making the Right Data-Storage Decision for Deployed Systems
For many years, military-system designers relied solely on direct attached storage (DAS) devices when they needed to deploy data storage on military platforms.
Ruggedization, Space Constraints an Ongoing Challenge for Military Data-at-rest
Trying to strike a balance between power and security with data-at-rest in the field – and doing it all within a highly constrained space in an environment with dirt and moisture that threatens to damage expensive equipment – is a tall order indeed.
Data Storage: It’s All Coming Up NVMe
Non-Volatile Memory Express is fast, small, and lightweight, yet it still has something to prove when it comes to ruggedization, thermal performance, and power consumption.
2021 Military & Aerospace Technology Innovators Awards Announced for Aerospace and Defense Achievement
Awards are in three tiers -- ranging from platinum, the highest, to the gold awards, and finally to the silver awards.
Exploiting Big Data for Defense
The “big data problem” – too much raw data coming too fast over too many channels – remains sizable in both the defense arena and in the commercial realm, but currently entities from both sides are making consistent efforts to chip away at it.
Designing Rugged SWaP-Optimized MOSA Solutions for UUVs
As the U.S. Navy increases its investment in its fleet of unmanned undersea vehicles (UUV), suppliers of rugged commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) subsystems, providing solutions for mission computers, network switches, and routers, and data storage are meeting the needs of these unique platforms.
Black Box in the Sky Functionality Coming to Honeywell FDR This Year
Honeywell and Curtiss-Wright are making fast progress in bringing ‘black box in the sky’ functionality to their nextgen flight recorders.
The Essentials of Trusted Computing and Cyber Security
U.S. military and government information security experts try to hold the line against determined hackers seeking to break into critical computing systems from foreign governments and non-state bad actors.
Speed and Security for Military Data Storage
Rugged data storage systems for aerospace and defense applications are moving to new data interfaces for unparalleled speed and capacity, while trusted computing and information security are driving trends.