Securing Telemetry Data with Commercial Encryption Standards
This paper describes strategies for encrypting data at rest and in motion, with a particular emphasis on encrypting telemetry data for applications such as flight tests.
Addressing Safety and Maintenance Concerns by Combining Flight Recording and Usage Monitoring into a Single Device
Aircraft operators are constantly looking for ways to reduce the size and weight of onboard avionics units. For many operators, a flight recorder (FR) is essential to meet regulatory requirements.
Modern, High-Speed FTI Recorder and Switch Requirements and Use Cases
We uncover what influences switch and recorder requirements for a distributed FTI system and a single recorder alternative.
Ultra-Small Form Factor Mission Systems: Great Things Come in Small Packages
The military and aerospace market maintains an insatiable appetite for smaller, lighter, and cheaper. Recent technological breakthroughs in SWaP-C reduction have yielded the introduction of USFF mission computer and networking systems.
Modular Open Systems Approach (MOSA): Why Open Standards Like CMOSS and SOSA Are the New Normal
Introducing your essential guide to all things MOSA. This white paper explores the MOSA directive, its significance for defense technology, and MOSA-supporting standards like SOSA, CMOSS, VICTORY, GVA, FACE, and OMS/UCI.
Applying Open Standards Electronics Architectures for Ground Vehicles
This white paper was presented at the 2021 NDIA Ground Vehicle Systems Engineering and Technology Symposium, Vehicle Electronics Architectures Technical Session, August 10-12, 2021.
Exploring the Telemetry Network Standard
The Telemetry Network Standard (TmNS), was recently released in IRIG 106-19. This white paper presents an overview of TmNS and compares it to the 5G alternative.
Cybersecurity Trends in Aerospace and Defense Applications
A recent online cybersecurity expert discussion explored emerging cybersecurity vulnerabilities and the challenges faced by the defense and aerospace industries in identifying and mitigating attacks. This white paper from Wind River summarizes the ideas and key points that were covered during this discussion.
Enabling AI & Machine Learning: The Role of Tensor Cores
Tensor cores are indispensable for performing the types of calculations needed for artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning. The role of AI and machine learning in defense applications is on the rise, making tensor cores critical for defense.
A Single TDL Training and Battlefield Operations Solution
Tactical data link (TDL) communication brings critical visibility to the battlefield by providing warfighters easily accessible, sharable, and precise location and identification information of everyone in the combat zone which enables them to make better tactical decisions.
Smartphone Like Touch Screens in Defense and Aerospace
This white paper discusses different touch screen technologies and why now is the right time for aerospace and defense organizations to evolve to smartphone-like touch screens.
How Can I Teach My Machine to Learn
Like humans, machines learn from experience. They make observations from inputs of images, text, or other data, and then look for patterns. After the machine runs through the mathematical layers, it learns to make better decisions based on the examples it was given.