SOSA aligned, DAL-certifiable mission computer launched by MercuryNews
May 23, 2022
ANDOVER, Mass. Mercury Systems announced its new Avionics Modular Mission Platform (AMMP), what it calls the industry's first and only SOSA aligned, DAL-certifiable computer that leverages artificial intelligence (AI) and autonomous capabilities.
The AMMP is a 3U OpenVPX mission computer aimed at supporting advanced and real-time safety-critical applications -- including mission management, sensor fusion/processing, surveillance, 5G communications, and AI functions -- in a wide range of platforms including rotary- and fixed-wing aircraft, ground stations, and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).
According to the product announcement from Mercury, the computer is integrated with Mercury’s BuiltSAFE commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) multicore single-board computers (SBCs), avionics I/O, video processing abilities, and accompanying software.