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Abaco Announces SOSA Aligned Multiprocessor for Ultimate Performance in Demanding Applications

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - July 28 2020 Abaco Systems today announced the IPN254, a rugged fourth generation 6U OpenVPX/SOSA aligned heterogeneous multiprocessor solution that leverages Abaco’s partnership relationships. It demonstrates Abaco’s commitment to continuing innovation with the latest technology and performance standards, while aligning with relevant industry standards. In line with Abaco’s commitment to maximizing the value of customer...

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New frontiers in real-time software

Efficient execution is key to real-time mission-critical operating systems software, yet new demands are emerging such as safety critical operations for avionics and other life-critical applications. Abaco's Software Product Manager Francesco Fiaschi talks to Jamie Whitney at Military & Aerospace Electronics magazine .

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Abaco Announces Production of SOSA Aligned SBC3511 3U VPX Single Board Computer, Upgrades Feature Set

HUNTSVILLE, AL - July 22, 2020 Abaco Systems today announced that its SOSA aligned rugged 3U VPX SBC3511 single board computer is now in production. This major advancement gives users variability by aligning with defense standards while improving lifecycle and supportability, lowers the total cost of ownership, and reduces risk. “We’re delighted to announce this important milestone,” said Peter Thompson, Vice President, Product Management at...

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Abaco to Partner with REDARC Defence Systems

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— July 14, 2020 Abaco Systems, Inc. is pleased to announce a new partnership with REDARC Defence Systems Pty Ltd. The partnership will allow both companies to further align with the needs of the growing Australian defense sector for rugged embedded computing applications. Each company brings complementary strengths and capabilities to the military aerospace (Mil Aero) market. REDARC Defence Systems (REDARC), based in South...

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Abaco Announces Manufacturing of First Customer Shipments of GBX25 6U VME Ethernet Switch Enabled by State of the Art Manufacturing Investment

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— June 11, 2020 Abaco Systems today announced manufacturing of first customer units of the GBX25 6U VME managed Ethernet switch, which is being manufactured at the Towcester, UK facility using state of the art component placement systems that have recently been installed. The GBX25 enables users to free up slot space as well as valuable power and cooling resources in existing chassis by using a single switch to replace multiple...

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TÜV SÜD America Offers Remote Services at a Time of a Global Pandemic – How Abaco Systems Earned Its AS9100 Certification

Businesswire shares how TÜV SÜD America Inc.and Abaco Systems worked together to successfully complete a fully remote AS9100 audit , resulting in Abaco receiving certification.

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New Single Board Computer Extends Life, Updates Processing and Communications Technology, Saves Cost and Power for VXS-Based Systems

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— May 12, 2020 - Abaco Systems announces the DSP221 emphasizing their commitment toward supporting customers with long term solutions. The DSP221 is an extension of the legacy DSP220, by refreshing to the latest NXP T2081 quad core processor. This launch lowers costs of ownership for our clients while simultaneously reducing integration work and extending the life of current projects. The DSP221 delivers a valuable solution...

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New EIU1000 Data and I/O Concentrator Simplifies Platform Design and Reduces Cabling for Aircraft and Ground Vehicles

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— May 5, 2020 - Abaco Systems is pleased to announce a new, innovative solution for our customers with the EIU1000. This product is an I/O aggregator and data concentrator that combines high-density Ethernet, Avionics databus, serial, and discrete I/O connections in a compact, rugged system powered by a high-performance System-on-Chip (SoC) to reducing wiring, overall system weight and complexity. The EIU1000 is a commercial-off-...

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Abaco Systems Partners with AMERGINT Technologies to Develop New Lab-tested Electronic Warfare Communications Capability for War Fighters

HUNTSVILLE, Ala./DENVER, Colo. (April 21, 2020) -- Abaco Systems today announced it has partnered with AMERGINT Technologies to develop a lab-tested electronic warfare (EW) communications capability that can be quickly configured for war fighters. Combining Abaco’s ruggedized VP430 RFSoC hardware platform with AMERGINT’s SOFTLINK™️ architecture, which moves signal and data processing into software, the companies have created a lower cost,...

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Open standards helping small-form-factor embedded computing development

In this article , Pete Thompson, VP of Product Development of Abaco Systems speaks to senior editor, Jamie Whitney, of Military & Aerospace Electronics magazine about Abaco Systems' support of open standards; C4ISR/EW Modular Open Suite of Standards (CMOSS), Sensor Open Systems Architecture (SOSA), and Future Airborne Capability Environment (FACE) help to ensure components share a common platform and can interchange information across...

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Abaco Systems Partners with DeepSig to Demonstrate Integrated AI-based Electronic Warfare Solution

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— April 14 2020 Abaco Systems today announced that, via a partnership with DeepSig, the company is now able to demonstrate DeepSig’s ground-breaking OmniSIG™ software that uses artificial intelligence (AI) inferencing for signal identification and classification in electronic warfare and signals intelligence applications. The OmniSIG software is now deployable on Abaco’s 3U VPX ecosystem - including RFSoC/DSP/FPGA platforms,...

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New 3U CompactPCI Rugged Single Board Computer Provides Extended Availability for Long Term Programs

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— April 7 2020 Reinforcing the company’s continuing commitment to minimizing its customers’ long term cost of ownership, Abaco Systems today announced the PowerPact3 IMP3B 3U CompactPCI® rugged single board computer. It is a successor to the PowerPact3 IMP3A, CM4R and RL4R for which it provides a straightforward, cost-effective replacement. Designed for a broad range of demanding applications in defense, aerospace, industrial and...

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Abaco Systems Announces Enhanced Security, Flexibility for OpenWare Network Management Software

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— March 31 2020 Abaco Systems today announced the release of OpenWare V6.3. OpenWare is Abaco’s network management software for the company’s NETernity™ layer 2/3 Ethernet switches, designed for mission critical applications that demand the utmost in security, speed, bandwidth, flexibility and robust reliability. OpenWare V6.3 adds a number of valuable enhancements. The enhancements include the ability (“Port Wizard”) for more...

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GBX25, GR5 are the focus

Microwaves & RF rounds up the latest switch and graphics solutions for deployment in the harshest, most challenging environments.

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Abaco Systems Honored as National Instruments Center of Excellence

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— March 17 2020 Abaco Systems today announced that its Towcester, England site has been named a National Instruments Center of Excellence – the first in the UK, and an honor given to only 15 or so other sites around the world. National Instruments develops high performance automated test and automated measurement systems. The company’s open, software-defined platform enables the development of robust, reliable, repeatable...

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