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military and aerospace electronics

Embedded Computing Enclosures go Standard, and go Small

Industry standards and guidelines such as MOSA, SOSA, CMOSS, SAVE, and FACE are driving the latest developments in enclosures, chassis, and backplane databuses, as small for factors are ready to take center stage.

02/24/2022
Curtiss-Wright Announced as a Winner of U.S. Army xTechPlugfest Position, Navigation & Timing CMOSS Plugfest Competition

Curtiss-Wright Announced as a Winner of U.S. Army xTechPlugfest Position, Navigation & Timing CMOSS Plugfest Competition

Curtiss-Wright awarded $20,000 prize money for successful demonstration of modular open system architecture-based PNT hardware solution

02/08/2022
military embedded systems

Open Source SDR: a Faster, Better Way to Develop and Deploy EW Capabilities

Maintaining dominance of the electromagnetic spectrum has never been more critical to mission success. The challenge facing system designers is how to accelerate the transition of new communications and electronic warfare (EW) capabilities from concept to the laboratory and then expedite the deployment of those new capabilities to the warfighter.

02/08/2022
military embedded systems

SAVE this Space: Defining the C5ISR Space for Army Vehicles

To lower the cost and help speed the pace of technology upgrades for C5ISR [command, control, computers, communications, cyber, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance] systems on Army vehicles, the U.S. Army’s Program Executive Officer (PEO) for Ground Combat Systems (GCS) has issued an Interface Description Document (IDD).

02/04/2022
CSfC

Can Top-Secret Data Be Transported Unclassified?

Commercial Solutions for Classified (CSfC) is essential for the National Security Agency (NSA) strategy to deliver secure cybersecurity solutions. The CSfC program leverages commercial encryption technologies and products to provide much-needed cybersecurity solutions quickly.

12/01/2021
Military Embedded Systems

CMOSS: Building-Block Architecture Brings Speed, Cost Benefits

The C4ISR/Electronic Warfare Modular Open Suite of Standards (CMOSS) enables engineers and developers of systems used by the warfighter to move toward much faster technology insertions and refreshes, with a corresponding reduction in long-term life cycle costs.

11/29/2021
MOSA

What is a Modular Open Systems Approach (MOSA)?

The MOSA directive has accelerated the adoption of a variety of MOSA supporting standards, including SOSA, CMOSS, FACE, VICTORY, and GVA, by the Army, Air Force, and Navy.

10/27/2021
Curtiss-Wright Collaborates with NI to Migrate Industry-Leading Software Defined Radio Technology to CMOSS and SOSA Technical Standard 1.0 Aligned Systems

Curtiss-Wright Collaborates with NI to Migrate SDR Technology to CMOSS and SOSA Technical Standard Aligned Systems

New VPX3-E320 module is industry’s first fully rugged MOSA-based 3U OpenVPX variant of NI’s popular Ettus Research USRP E320 SDR.

10/11/2021
MOSA

What are the Benefits of a Modular Open Systems Approach (MOSA)?

According to the DoD, the use of MOSA solutions will "support a more rapid evolution of capabilities and technologies throughout the product life cycle." This blog discusses the benefits of MOSA.

09/21/2021
Microwaves & RF

Open Standards Drive Flexibility in Defense System Designs

Backed by broad support from government and industry, the release of SOSA Technical Standard 1.0 promises a new era of open standards-based system integration with flexibility and interoperability as its hallmarks.

09/10/2021
Curtiss-Wright Wins Best Paper at 13th Annual GVSETS Conference

Curtiss-Wright Wins Best Paper at 13th Annual GVSETS Conference

The paper, entitled “Applying Open Standard Electronic Architectures for Ground Vehicles,” provided an in-depth introduction and overview of the advantages of MOSA open architecture solutions and the best practices for bringing new capabilities to ground vehicles.

09/07/2021
Curtiss-Wright Completes Common Criteria Cryptographic / Cybersecurity Testing for PacStar 400-Series Servers with Cisco ASAv 9.12

Curtiss-Wright Completes Common Criteria Cryptographic/Cybersecurity Testing for PacStar 400-Series Servers with Cisco ASAv 9.12

Certification of new version of Cisco’s traffic filtering firewall and VPN gateway software for Pacstar 451/453/455 further extends PacStar leadership in Tactical Networking and Classified Wireless.

08/24/2021