The Connected Battlefield Blog

Abaco Systems helps military and aerospace organizations minimize program risk and bring programs in on time and on budget. Our integrated, rugged systems solutions are based on a product range that includes single board computers, high performance embedded computing (HPEC), digital signal processing, GPGPU, image processing, sensor processing and avionics. We ally to those products our understanding of applications including ISR, EW, SIGINT, radar, sonar and 360 degree situational awareness. Our customers know that Abaco System brings industry-leading expertise and experience, together with broad and deep customer support.

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Finally – we’re there!

As a product manager, there are many aspects to your role that get you really fired up and excited. One of those for me is the build up to launching a new product. We work tightly and intensely in cross-functional, highly matrixed teams across the planet to bring it all together across engineering, marketing communications, supply chain and logistics, legal, sales and channel partners, finance….the list goes on. The public announcement itself is...

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If you don’t ask, you don’t get

In the ninth of his occasional posts on the art of sales, Ian McMurray returns to a favourite subject – the art of closing the deal.

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Setting clockspeed

The pace of change is relentless - and accelerating. When it comes to deploying new products and technologies, time is - more than ever - of the essence if we're to deliver competitive advantage to our warfighters.

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Autonomous Systems in Defense – Robert’s Rules for Robots: Part 2

In part one of this blog, Kevin noted his belief that robotics and autonomous systems will no doubt change the face of the defense industry across all branches and domains. Here, he picks up the story.

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How I chose my new automobile

Recently, Richard Kirk was in the market for a new car. Finding one that exactly met all his requirements proved more difficult than he thought.

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Autonomous Systems in Defense – Robert’s Rules for Robots

Both AUSA and the Intel Federal Summit confirmed - again - that autonomy is the future. We look at the implications, not least in terms of the role of AI.

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GTC DC: GPGPU at the edge

NVIDIA's GTC DC focuses on military and defense applications, and this year, a key topic was how GPGPU technology can be deployed at the edge of the network and the role of AI and ML in autonomous platforms.

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5 ways you might not expect to be cyber attacked, and how we mitigate them

There are obvious ways in which your system could suffer from a cyber attack - and some less obvious ones.

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IFS: "a valuable opportunity to connect"

At the Intel Federal Summit last week, we had the opportunity to connect with customers, industry leaders, peers and the Intel technical community.

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AI: not so much the what, but the why/how?

The MCubed conference opened Ross Newman's eyes to how we're becoming increasingly reliant on AI - but if that reliance is to increase, it's vital that we understand how AI makes the decisions it does.

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GTC Europe: Turing is on its way

For the third year, we were invited to give a presentation about how we're using the tremendous capability of NVIDIA GPU technology to deliver AI for defense applications.

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AUSA: looking back on day three

Mark looks back on the last day of AUSA, which continued the theme of previous days: a series of invaluable meetings that gave us not only insight, but also encouragement that we're doing the right things.

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Renewing our focus on what’s important

Here, our CEO Rich Sorelle talks about why we do what we do - and why what we do is important.

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AUSA day two: plenty to talk about

Day two of AUSA, and Mark and the Abaco leadership team find that we and the US Army have plenty in common when it comes to the challenges the Army faces.

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A productive opening day at AUSA

The Abaco team is at the Walter E Washington Convention Center in Washington DC for AUSA, the largest land warfare trade show in North America.

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