David Sheets and Paul Hart provide a guide to the international government agencies that perform security accreditation for equipment used in military applications.
Rick Hearn explains how the key computing elements of an avionics system must all be designed with safety in mind and endure stringent testing to prove they can meet the required Design Assurance Level (DAL).
J.R. Wilson from Military & Aerospace looks closely at how U.S. warfighters work aggressively to protect computers and networks, just as they would do to protect territory, airspace, sea lanes, and access to space.
2018 Military & Aerospace Technology Innovation Awards Announced for Aerospace and Defense Achievement
Read about which Military & Aerospace Electronics and Intelligent Aerospace Awards Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions won in 2018.
The certification of computer hardware and software used in safety-critical aircraft systems is essential to the integrity of air transportation. Rick Hearn and Paul Hart talk about the changes and challenges.
In the world of security and trusted computing, there are many different disciplines involved. With a constantly evolving set of standards, learn what certifications might apply.
In recent years, Arm processors have made a quiet, understated entry into the aerospace and defense market. Read how Curtiss-Wright is utilizing them in an industry where SWaP constraints heavily influence technology selection.
High-performance computing means the use of multiple cores and parallel processing, but there are many ways to address the software implementation. Read the article by Tammy Carter to find out how it's done.
Additional 2018 Intelligent Aerospace Technology Innovation Awards Announced for Aerospace and Defense Industry
Read about which Intelligent Aerospace Technology Innovation Awards Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions won in 2018.
Val Chrysostomou looks at the challenges of adding advanced surveillance capabilities to rotorcraft and the solution.