Military Embedded Systems

Webcast Archive

Sponsored by: GE Intelligent Platforms, Pentek, Mercury Systems, Thermacore
Sep 11, 2014 1PM EDT (8 years, 2 months ago)
Gaining the tactical edge on the battlefield is becoming less about troop and tank deployments but more about who has the smartest sensors, best electronic warfare (EW) techniques, and the most accurate radar systems.
Sponsored by: Avnet, Texas Instruments
Sep 10, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 2 months ago)
Availability of low cost platforms for hobbyists and professional engineers alike have spurred a dramatic growth in innovation, software, and tools platforms for embedded systems. Open Source Projects and development tools are lining up to support a variety of DiY platforms. The DiY ecosystem enable...
Sponsored by: Esterel Technologies, IBM, LDRA, RTI
Sep 09, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 2 months ago)
The United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is beginning to open the national airspace unmanned aerial systems (UASs). The UAS commercial market is expected to some day dwarf what is already a multi-billion military marketplace for UAS technology. However, before that happens rules and r...
Sponsored by: IBM
Sep 09, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 2 months ago)
How much thought are you putting into your software release and deployment process? For companies taking an ad-hoc approach this process may be risking their company's future. A process that is prone to error, doesn't securely store artifacts needed for traceability, and is unable to reproduce and t...
Sponsored by: RTI
Aug 21, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 3 months ago)
Economic realities dictate that "new" distributed systems are almost never entirely new creations. Existing capabilities which cannot be readily duplicated at minimal cost are often necessary and even critical components of otherwise new systems. How we address achieving interoperability with these...
Sponsored by: LDRA, Polarion
Jun 19, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 5 months ago)
Many of the safety standards specify a number of 'objectives' or 'requirements' that need to be met. We will discuss these objectives and look at various ways in which they can be implemented and documented as well as highlighting the processes, procedures, risks and tools used to achieve safety-cri...
Sponsored by: Curtiss-Wright, GE Intelligent Platforms, Pentek
May 28, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 6 months ago)
Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) program managers want their intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) payloads to see further at lower weight and in more compact packages than previous designs. Multi-mission payloads involving radar, signals intelligence, multi-spectral, hyperspectral, an...
Sponsored by: Wind River
May 27, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 6 months ago)
Sponsored by: ATP
May 21, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 6 months ago)
Reliability concern of Flash Products is getting serious since Flash doesn't equal to magnetic mass storage. Comparing with HDD, SSD has ultra-high performance. However, limited Program/Erase cycles, read cycles and data retention are additional risks customers and engineers have to deal with. ATP...
Sponsored by: CloudOne, Electric Cloud, IBM, RTI
May 13, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 6 months ago)
The automotive environment is a challenging mix of entertainment, safety, and reliability. But challenges don’t stop with the car itself. Advances in highway infrastructure and sensor technology are enabling a safer, more automated travel while reducing accident risk and driver distractions. In resp...
Sponsored by: Intel Corp., Wind River Systems, Avnet
Apr 24, 2014 11AM EDT (8 years, 7 months ago)
New virtualization technologies are giving developers an opportunity to reduce the cost and complexity of industrial automation. Using multicore processors, developers can combine previously discrete subsystems into a single computing unit, thereby reducing the system’s footprint and streamlining in...
Sponsored by: McAfee
Apr 23, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 7 months ago)
With Microsoft’s announcement of the end of life of Windows XP on April 8, 2014, various embedded systems may be at risk. Leaving these systems unpatched and unprotected not only poses a risk to your business, but also may impact security posture, and your organization’s ability to meet compliance r...
Sponsored by: IBM
Apr 16, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 7 months ago)
Infotainment and electronic vehicle systems have seen a dramatic increase in complexity creating several software and systems safety and development challenges. The ISO 26262 automotive functional safety standard is a critical compliance element for addressing these challenges. It’s critical to have...
Sponsored by: RTI
Apr 10, 2014 11AM EDT (8 years, 7 months ago)
In this webinar, learn how a safety-certifiable implementation of DDS can reduce certification costs of your project by at least $2 million. We will also discuss testability of distributed systems, how to avoid sources of non-determinism, design alternatives to reliable communication, and more. The...
Sponsored by: ARM, Cadence
Apr 09, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 7 months ago)
Today’s emerging IoT, Wearable and Smart Analogue designs are seen to be extremely complex to design due to the mixed signal aspect of the device. It is a common belief that creating such a mixed signal design with an embedded CPU, flash, analogue, and radio is very hard to do. Please join ARM an...
Sponsored by: IBM
Apr 08, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 7 months ago)
The unmanned systems market is one the fastest growing segments of the military industry and promises to have an even greater impact in the commercial world as the FAA begins to open its skies to drones. With such tremendous growth embedded software designers of unmanned systems are faced with incre...
Sponsored by: MathWorks
Mar 27, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 8 months ago)
Learn how to use Polyspace to meet DO-178 requirements, and achieve zero runtime errors in your most critical embedded software. Find out how engineers are using Polyspace static analysis tools to check for standards compliance, find difficult coding bugs, prove robustness, and meet DO-178 requireme...
Sponsored by: IBM
Mar 26, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 8 months ago)
In today’s world of e-commerce, M2M, and cloud services, it’s critical for development and operational processes to embrace and account for these trends or risk failure. Development processes for telecommunications typically include a mix of information and data models, internally developed softwar...
Sponsored by: Texas Instruments, ARM
Mar 25, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 8 months ago)
The Do It Yourself (DIY) craze started with techy hobbyists building robotics and sensor equipment with low cost, but high tech, platforms. The availability of these DIY platforms has exploded due to the very low cost of entry and software/operating systems that support these platforms. There are si...
Sponsored by: AdaCore, Atego, DDC-I, Polarion
Mar 20, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 8 months ago)
The current budget-constrained environment in the Department of Defense is forcing many manned aircraft platforms to operate longer than their original planners intended often requiring continued refresh of their avionics hardware and software, which means more opportunities for avionics upgrades. T...
Sponsored by: RTI
Feb 27, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 9 months ago)
Whether you are in defense, medical, energy, avionics, unmanned systems, air-traffic control, automotive or financial trading, this webinar will provide applicable information on the major new innovations in Connext DDS v5.1. It will illustrate how you can leverage these features to build smarter a...
Sponsored by: DDC-I
Feb 20, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 9 months ago)
I/O handling and inter-partition communication present challenges to developers of safety-critical avionics systems and software. One particular challenge involves managing the volatility of data handling on typical avionics programs. Even though a given software function may remain unchanged from o...
Sponsored by: SanDisk
Feb 19, 2014 4PM EDT (8 years, 9 months ago)
Smartphones and tablets are indispensable personal devices these days. Flash memory is critical in ensuring an optimal user experience across all of these devices. Now a new breed of “wearable” devices promises to keep users connected with their favorite electronics and personal data cloud whenever...
Sponsored by: Echelon, LynuxWorks, Mentor Graphics, RTI
Jan 30, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 10 months ago)
The Internet of Things is a general term used to describe billions of interconnected devices providing data and processing information. Starting with the big picture is daunting and makes deriving requirements for connectivity, communications, management, and security difficult. The IoT open access...
Sponsored by: DDC-I
Jan 28, 2014 2PM EDT (8 years, 10 months ago)
ARINC 653 Part 1 (653p1) defines a standard Real-Time Operating System (RTOS) APplication EXecutive (APEX). It provides partitioning and a relatively simple, standards-based API, which facilitate porting and reuse of 653 applications. Priority-preemptive RTOSs offer flexible scheduling models, whi...