Degraded Visual Environment (DVE) technology allows a pilot to ‘see’ their landing area when dangerous weather or ground conditions make landing a hazard, keeping the crew safe and avoiding aborted landings.
Jeremy Banks looks at using COTS format solutions in new systems. VPX is a rugged, widely supported solution for high speed serially connected fabrics.
Tammy Carter looks at how GTC2017 marked a shift in how the software and technology community views artificial intelligence.
As products continue to get more sophisticated and complex, it is critical that your COTS supplier will be able to address both your short-term needs as well as your long-term needs.
Total LifeCycle Management (TLCM) can extend the life of a product as long as required and includes tracking the lifecycle of all components to proactively address pending shortages.
Despite newer generations of FPGAs being lower power per gate, a typical metric, newer designs can end up being hotter.
Reducing the number of vendors can help you meet the challenge of increased system complexity.
The combination of Intel Xeon D chips and Curtiss-Wright CHAMP-XD boards represents the ultimate in flexibility and optimized performance for the application developer.
Integrating new cameras with existing helicopter cameras and displays can prove problematic - Paul Garnett looks at solutions to this challenge.
Denis Smetana looks at the challenges FPGA modules carry and how to best meet them.