GPU and FPGA go Head-to-Head
Today’s embedded-system designers have a great variety of processor types to select from, with FPGAs and GPUs adding their own various advantages and disadvantages for consideration in contrast to the more familiar CPUs.
Curtiss-Wright and Concurrent Real-Time Team to Bring RedHawk Linux to the Parvus DuraCOR 312 Mission Computer
RedHawk Linux RTOS validated for use with DuraCOR 312, rugged COTS mission computer integrating NVIDIA® Jetson TX2i
Curtiss-Wright Debuts NVIDIA Jetson AGX Xavier-based Rugged SFF Mission Computer for AI/Neural Network Applications
New Parvus DuraCOR AGX-Xavier brings high-performance NVIDIA® GPU-accelerated processing to deployable rugged mission computer for aerospace and defense applications.
Curtiss-Wright Selected to Provide Ultra Small Form Factor Flight Computer and Ethernet Switch for New All-Electric Air Taxi
Parvus® DuraCOR® 311 embedded computer and Parvus DuraNET® 20-11 8-port GbE switch to be used during flight test stage of new eVTOL aircraft’s development.
Radiation Tolerance Meets Commercial Space
The wave of commercially developed communications and remote-sensing satellites seeks to balance costs, capability, size, weight, and power consumption in the latest new space designs.
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.
Robotic Combat Vehicles: Putting the Brains Behind the Brawn
A new era of Robotic Combat Vehicles (RCV) is about to begin. The U.S. Army is getting ready to evaluate competing candidates to meet requirements for light and medium versions of a new class of modular unmanned ground vehicle (UGV).
Curtiss-Wright and PacStar Collaborate to Demo Single Pane of Glass Dashboard for Management of VICTORY Networks
The demo features PacStar’s IQ-Core Software network management software running on Curtiss-Wright rugged mission computers.
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.
Keeping Cool When Things Heat Up
Ruggedized mission computer systems face unique challenges for keeping cool in extreme environments. System integrators have several options to avoid thermal problems in mission-critical situations.
Curtiss-Wright to Demonstrate DO-254/DO-178C DAL A Safety-Certifiable Avionics Modules at IDEF 2019
Demo highlights DO-178 safety-certifiable VxWorks® 653 184.108.40.206 RTOS on Curtiss-Wright VPX3-152 SBC and graphics modules and cost-effective development path
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