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.


US F-15E Strike Eagle

Looking Back on 20+ Years of Networking

Before retiring, Abaco’s embedded computing expert Richard Spiesman reflects on advancements in embedded form factors, silicon technology and more.


FMC Radar Illustration

Rising to the Multi-channel Radar Systems Challenge

As today’s military applications require more data, more channels and more speed, radar applications are feeling the pressure. Fortunately, there’s a new way to get the performance you need.


Blue Angels Foundation thanks Abaco Systems

Supporting Our Warfighters

We’re committed to keeping our warfighters safe and effective with our embedded computing systems—and our ongoing support of the Blue Angels Foundation.


Abaco Systems at EW Europe 2017

Wet and Windy? It Must Be London in June

We had a productive and enjoyable week at EW Europe discussing the challenges facing electronic warfare providers—and we didn’t let a little bad weather rain on our parade.



CANSEC 2017: Old Friends, New Opportunities

We had another great show at CANSEC this year, connecting with our customers and showing the industry some truly next-generation systems.


IBM Personal Computer

A Computing Revolution?

Embedded computers in mil/aero have traditionally been point solutions. But high customization often slows time-to-deployment. Shouldn’t there be a way to get the best of both worlds?



Three Ways Modular Embedded I/O Can Optimize Your System’s Performance

Meeting I/O requirements in embedded systems once caused major challenges and performance tradeoffs. With a modular embedded I/O approach, that’s no longer the case.


RES3000 Rugged Ethernet Switch

What's So Open About OpenWare? Part Two

How does our OpenWare Ethernet switch management software deliver the flexibility and functionality you need? We built it with the perfect balance of open source and proprietary tools. Here’s how.



What’s So Open About OpenWare?

We’ve always believed in the power of open source software to deliver flexible and secure performance—and with our OpenWare switch management package, we’re bringing that power to our customers.


Abaco Meets Jensen Huang

GTC: I Meet a Hero

GTC 2017 came to an amazing end when we were able to show NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang our latest use of his company’s technology: the GVC1000.


GTC Conference Keynote

GTC: AI Is Touching Everything

The AI revolution was well underway on day three of GTC 2017, with amazing breakthroughs and exciting demonstrations from start to finish.


Abaco Systems at IDEF

IDEF: Turkish Delight

This week, we’re setting up shop in Istanbul for IDEF: the Middle East’s largest defense trade show, and an exciting opportunity to showcase what makes Abaco special.


GTC 2017

GTC: The Excitement Mounts

With exciting demos on AI and deep learning ready to go—plus the reveal of Project Elroy drawing closer—we're eagerly awaiting the start of GTC 2017!


ImageFlex in Action

ImageFlex: Introducing a New Addiction for Developers

Developers love the speed and power of GPU processing…but image visualization has been a major hurdle. Now, there’s an easier way to complete the GPU picture.


Quad-A Day 3: Young Engineers Needed

Abaco wrapped up our participation at the Army Aviation Mission Solutions Summit in Nashville. It was a great success; it was the third largest event in the Army Aviation Association of America’s 60-year history. CES, the annual January consumer electronics show in Las Vegas, attracts some 170,000 visitors every year. It gets a lot of hype with all the new technologies and consumer gadgets on display - and the number of companies exhibiting at...