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.
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.
Choosing a Rugged Ethernet Networking Solution
This white paper helps systems integrators and end-users explore some of the key networking capabilities available in modern Ethernet switches and router systems designed to support intra- and inter-vehicle/aircraft network architectures.
Embedded Ethernet - Physical Layer Standards
The white paper discusses the various formats of Ethernet used in the embedded market as well as the copper and optical interface standards.
Assured Positioning, Navigation, and Timing (A-PNT): Simplifying Integration and Ensuring User Confidence
This white paper looks at how using complementary PNT technologies that leverage proven and trusted techniques to arrive at an A-PNT truth can protect personnel and equipment in the field.
Leveraging a Modular Open Systems Approach (MOSA) for Modified COTS
Typically, military, and civil ground vehicle and aircraft platforms have unique technical and platform I/O interface requirements that make finding a suitable COTS computing solution to meet 100% of their requirements very unlikely. In this white paper,