Contested Space, Small Sats, and the Gamble on COTS in Space
Contested space, where nations compete for military dominance outside Earth’s atmosphere, is driving many military space platforms, but commercial space and small satellites continue to change the way the military suppliers of space electronics approach radiation-hardened component design from testing to deployment.
Artificial Intelligence and Embedded Computing for Unmanned Vehicles
The latest generation of unmanned vehicles operating on land, in the air, and at sea no longer simply are remotely operated. These advanced systems have built-in intelligence to learn from their experiences and make their own decisions.
The Shrinking World of Small-Form-Factor Embedded Computing
Industry experts say open standards are helping drive development in small-form-factor battlefield and aerospace hardware like system-on-chip and single-board computers.
Military AI Innovation, SOSA Hot Topics at Embedded Tech Trends
The COTS Confidential Roundtable gathers experts from the defense electronics industry – from major prime contractors to defense component suppliers.
Should You Send a CPU to Do a GPU’s Job?
Which is better for machine-learning applications: 2nd Generation Intel Xeon Scalable Processors or Nvidia’s T4? A head-to-head comparison helps explain whether a CPU or a GPU is best for your high-performance ML solution.
Curtiss-Wright Announces New NVIDIA Quadro Turing TU104/106 GPGPU Processor Modules for ISR/EW and AI Applications
New GPGPU modules expand Curtiss-Wright’s family of high-performance embedded computing (HPEC) processors for artificial intelligence (AI) applications.
Artificial Intelligence and Autonomous Vehicles
The use of artificial intelligence (AI) based machine learning technologies in autonomous vehicles is on the rise.
Today’s Spacecraft and Satellite Requirements Giving COTS a Fresh Look
The fast growth of small satellites and their lower life cycle and launch costs has created a sizable market for low-cost electronic components that have radiation-resistant characteristics.
Curtiss-Wright and General Dynamics Mission Systems Collaborate to Deliver AI-Based Solutions for EW Situational Awareness
A combination of Curtiss-Wright’s CHAMP-XD1 processor module and General Dynamics Mission Systems’ SignalEye software uses machine learning to detect threats in the RF spectrum.
Curtiss-Wright Preparing for Moon & Mars Missions
Curtiss-Wright is working with NASA and aerospace leaders to return Americans to the Moon and send astronauts to Mars in the early 2030s
ISR Signal Processing Brings Performance to Sensors and Enables AI at the Edge
Military intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) applications continue to make demands on signal-processing designers. Read about how Curtiss-Wright is enabling such performance.
Putting DAUs on a Diet for Small Launcher Applications
Smaller launchers provide a lower cost way of getting newer, smaller satellites into orbit - we look at how ruggedized DAUs, used in aerospace flight test, can provide a low cost solution for some space mission systems.