Military Embedded Systems

Webcast Archive

Sponsored by: Wind River
Oct 20, 2015 2PM EDT (7 years, 3 months ago)
Real-time Operating System (RTOS) devices have always played a critical role when strict performance and reliability requirements were necessary. In today's connected world with a rapidly growing base of IoT devices, the need for security, safety certification, scalability and virtualization is expa...
Sponsored by: Wind River, LDRA
Sep 29, 2015 2PM EDT (7 years, 4 months ago)
Despite the intensive amount of resources that certification requires, it’s nothing in comparison to the cost of something missed. Based on studies from Boeing and Airbus, the size and complexity of avionics software continues to grow significantly. The current rate of software growth is pacing 400...
Sponsored by: Aavid Thermalloy, GE Intelligent Platforms, Isola Group, TE Connectivity
Sep 24, 2015 2PM EDT (7 years, 4 months ago)
Today's commercial processors from Intel, AMD, and Freescale bring unprecedented levels of performance to embedded computing solutions based on standards from VITA, PICMG, and other standards organizations. They are the enabling technology for radar, sonar, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaiss...
Sponsored by: Wind River
Sep 22, 2015 2PM EDT (7 years, 4 months ago)
Virtualization—the creation of multiple virtual machines (VMs) on a single piece of hardware, where each VM hosts a different workload in a different operating system—has gained significant momentum recently. Virtualization offers developers new capabilities and possibilities. It allows system archi...
Sponsored by: CES, dSPACE, RTI
Jul 28, 2015 1PM EDT (7 years, 6 months ago)
A force multiplier is often used to describe something gives one military a game-changing tactical edge over others. For the US military, unmanned aircraft platforms have been a force multiplier and will continue to be one. However, now the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is opening the nation...
Sponsored by: Wind River
Jul 14, 2015 2PM EDT (7 years, 6 months ago)
Whether you have an existing embedded edge device or are starting the development cycle for a new embedded edge device, you’ll need to take into account several considerations for improving the security of the device. Join Wind River® for this web seminar exploring the impact that anti-tamper softwa...
Sponsored by: Wind River
Jun 29, 2015 2PM EDT (7 years, 7 months ago)
Hardware components are no longer available for many legacy systems running VxWorks 5.x. A schedule- and cost-friendly solution is needed that allows current systems to be updated and fielded without requiring a full development and internal certification process. In this webinar, John Bliss discuss...
Sponsored by: Kontron
Jun 11, 2015 11AM EDT (7 years, 7 months ago)
Radar, electronic warfare, unmanned aircraft, combat aircraft avionics, etc. all demand high-performance signal processing to meet capability requirements. However, while faster processors and FPGAs create unprecedented performance they also generate excessive amounts of heat. Aspects such as ambien...
Sponsored by: CES, Curtiss-Wright, VadaTech
May 21, 2015 2PM EDT (7 years, 8 months ago)
Military flight computers, vetronics systems, unmanned system payloads, missile systems, GPS devices, radios, etc., are all trending smaller. As a result military program managers are creating more stringent size, weight, and power (SWaP) requirements for every system. While each generation of moder...
Sponsored by: RTI
May 19, 2015 1PM EDT (7 years, 8 months ago)
The Future Airborne Capability Environment (FACE™) technical and business standards are driving new efficiencies in avionics platforms.  FACE enables platform integrators to rapidly assemble best-of-breed technologies with commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) components that have proven safety certificat...
Sponsored by: Wind River
May 07, 2015 2PM EDT (7 years, 8 months ago)
Multi-core processors open up a new realm of possibilities for increased performance and reduced size, weight and power. But, multi-core design has pitfalls and risks that must be addressed, and getting a multi-core avionics system certified is a major challenge. In this webinar, Kevin Jonestrask di...
Sponsored by: Curtiss-Wright, Mercury, Pentek
Apr 30, 2015 11AM EDT (7 years, 9 months ago)
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UASs) are disruptive to the enemy just because they carry bombs, but also because of the intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) their payloads provide to battlefield commanders. Many of these payloads are multi-mission, carrying sensors for radar, signals int...
Sponsored by: GE Intelligent Platforms, North Atlantic Industries, Pentek, United Electronic Industries
Apr 21, 2015 11AM EDT (7 years, 9 months ago)
It’s been more than 20 years since then U.S. Defense Secretary William Perry issued his famous – some say infamous – COTS memo, which ordered the Department of Defense to buy commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) technology wherever and whenever possible. Back then COTS was a four-letter word among many i...
Sponsored by: PrismTech
Apr 02, 2015 2PM EDT (7 years, 10 months ago)
Much is being written that the biggest concerns related to enterprise and industry adoption of the IoT are data security and privacy. This e-cast will directly address those concerns and explain and demonstrate potential solutions. The Triple-A of security (Authentication, Authorization and Accoun...
Sponsored by: DDC-I, Vector Software
Mar 04, 2015 11AM EDT (7 years, 11 months ago)
DO-178C is now the standard for virtually all new software flying today. Developing DO-178C avionics software adds a significant effort over standard industry practices. Depending on a company’s current engineering processes, 20% - 70% extra effort to comply is not uncommon. Most of this work is no...
Sponsored by: Wind River
Mar 03, 2015 2PM EDT (7 years, 11 months ago)
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has recently published guidance on the usage of multi-core processor in airborne systems. Multi-core processors offer performance improvements, legacy software reuse, and cost savings through consolidation of multiple applications on a single silicon platfor...
Sponsored by: RTI
Jan 28, 2015 2PM EDT (8 years ago)
Modern radar systems must keep up with a rapidly changing threat environment, readily adapt to new technologies and be developed with smaller budgets. How do you architect your future radar systems to meet these challenging requirements?
Sponsored by: Rogue Wave
Dec 10, 2014 11AM EDT (8 years, 1 month ago)
Developers in the automotive software supply chain are spending more time and effort -- and consequently money -- on the latter stages of development to get the product ready. These developers need to deliver code with less defects, applications secure from hacking vulnerabilities, and products that...
Sponsored by: AdaCore, DDC-I, IBM
Nov 19, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 2 months ago)
Safety certification for avionics hardware and software is an expensive, complicated process, but absolutely necessary to ensure safe skies for commercial aircraft passengers and military jets flying in the national airspace. Now unmanned aircraft flight critical electronics will also have to meet t...
Sponsored by: MontaVista Software
Oct 28, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 3 months ago)
The presentation will provide an overview of the containers-based virtualization technologies, especially the Docker project. These technologies provide lightweight virtualization-like functionality that can be used in many Cloud and Virtualization use-cases alongside or instead of a hypervisor solu...
Sponsored by: Vector Software, Polarion
Oct 23, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 3 months ago)
Software test needs and software requirements are often perceived as a balance of yin and yang, where software requirements are thought to be the “yin” to software testing’s “yang”. While traditional software engineering often separates the software requirements and testing processes, best-in-class...
Sponsored by: Wind River, Wibu Systems
Oct 21, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 3 months ago)
The pervasive connectivity of the Internet of Things (IoT) exposes embedded devices to more security risks than ever before. As a result, safeguarding devices, data, and intellectual property becomes a key requirement embedded device manufacturers must meet to succeed in IoT. Join Wind River® and Wi...
Sponsored by: RTI
Oct 16, 2014 11AM EDT (8 years, 3 months ago)
Unconventional resources challenge the oil industry. Exploration and development of new sources of oil and gas require new sensors, analytics and processes. These systems need some way to better connect, monitor, control and automate processes. Current technology just can't deliver quick, reliable,...
Sponsored by: Wind River
Oct 09, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 3 months ago)
What if your RTOS gave you more than just a kernel, basic set of middleware, drivers, and development tools?
Sponsored by: AdaCore, DDC-I
Oct 08, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 3 months ago)
Processor technology from ARM has become a game changer for multiple industries, delivering high-performance-per-watt processing and high levels of integration to enable system on a chip (SoC) capability in a low-power device. This combination has been ideal for small form factor systems in avionics...