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Abaco Systems Announces the MAGIC1A, a High Performance Embedded Computer with a Modular, Scalable Approach to System Design and Architecture

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— January 21, 2021 Abaco Systems, Inc. announces the MAGIC1A, a high performance embedded computer (HPEC) with a modular, scalable approach to system design and architecture; based on 3U-VPX technology. The MAGIC1A improves on a legacy design and delivers the latest in graphics and computer processing in a rugged SWaP-C3 display computer, which ensures seamless integration and showcases Abaco's commitment to an extensive...

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Abaco's Next Generation of Industry-Leading 3U VPX FPGA Board Designed to Align With SOSA™ Technical Standard

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— January 14, 2021 Abaco Systems, Inc. announces the VP831 as the next generation of our VP889 , the industry-leading 3U VPX FPGA board now with 100G Ethernet on a design which is aligned with Sensor Open Systems Architecture™ (SOSA) technical standard . This release provides our customers with an upgrade path to the latest technology, providing more bandwidth and increased processing capabilities at a lower power and size, ready...

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Abaco Wins Major Order to Support Space Force Protected Tactical Satellite Communication Program

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— January 13, 2021 Abaco Systems, Inc. announces an initial award of a $900k design win, with a lifetime potential win of several million, for ground control interface supporting Space Force’s Protected Tactical Satellite (PTS) Communication Program (SATCOM). PTS serves as a next generation anti-jamming satellite communication system to support warfighters globally. Abaco is proud to continue our strong tradition of supporting...

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Mentor, a Siemens Business, Announces 28th PCB Technology Leadership Award Winners

Mentor, a Siemens Business, announces the winners of the 28th PCB Technology Leadership Awards . Abaco Systems design team of Jim Rose, Rob Savage, James McDonald, and Martin McGregor won the award for Military & Aerospace.

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VP431 Sistema de procesamiento de radiofrecuencia

The industria embebidahoy translates and shares the press release in Spanish for the VP431 in this news article .

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New 3U VPX Fully Managed Ethernet Switch with Alignment to SOSA™ Technical Standard

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— December 3, 2020 Abaco Systems, Inc. announces the SWE440S , an upgrade which builds on the strong capability and high performance of our SWE440A , with one of the most capable and flexible 3U VPX switches on the market. This fully managed Ethernet switch is designed to align with the SOSA™ Technical Standard, and also continues to be the most capable solution for customers who are not seeking alignment to this standard. By...

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Abaco Systems Announces Significant Upgrades to Embedded System Health Monitoring Software Suite

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— December 2, 2020 Abaco Systems today announced the newest release of its embedded systems health monitoring software suite, Health Toolkit 2.0. The toolkit collects health information such as voltage, temperature, memory usage, CPU/GPU/disk utilization, BIT information, and more via the “Health Inspector agent” that gathers board level health information locally and through the Intelligent Platform Management Interface Bus (...

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Abaco Wins Major Order to Equip Next Generation SOSA™ Aligned Multifunction Processor for Military Aircraft

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— December 1, 2020 Abaco Systems today announced that it has secured orders from a major US prime contractor that will see Abaco’s innovative single board computer and avionics solutions deployed as part of a next generation SOSA™ aligned 3U VPX embedded computer system for advanced electronic warfare (EW), SIGINT and ISR applications destined for the military aircraft of the future. Total lifetime value to Abaco of the win is...

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Abaco Systems Wins Order for Real-time Computing in Ground Mobile Early Warning System

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — November 17, 2020 Abaco Systems announces a design win for an order from a major European defense contractor which utilizes our powerful and rugged processing modules to implement real-time edge computing at the heart of a ground mobile early warning system. The challenge has been to identify a threat, extract the information, and deliver it to tactical decision makers with extremely low latency, and high reliability. This...

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Abaco Systems Announces New 3U VPX Graphics Output Card

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— November 10, 2020 Abaco Systems announces the newest addition to its line of NVIDIA Turing™ architecture chip-down GPU family of products with the GRA115Q 3U VPX Graphics Output card. This product supports both new and legacy customers with increased GPU performance while offering multiple configurations which lower overall system SWAP-C. The GRA115Q demonstrates Abaco’s ongoing commitment to innovation at every turn as we seek...

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Network-management software for Ethernet switching in aerospace and defense applications introduced by Abaco

In this article , Military & Aerospace Electronics highlights how the latest updates to Abaco's OpenWare enables flexible SFP pluggable transceiver configuration support for the GBX25 6U VME Ethernet switch.

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Heroes work here

In this LinkedIn Pulse article , Alisa Coffey reflects on the freedoms and opportunities that are available because of the men and women who have sacrificed their time and energy to serve our country. This article also kicks off our week of honoring veterans working at Abaco Systems as we thank them for their service. Heroes Work Here: Interviews with Abaco's Veterans Mark Hutnan , our Vice President of Business Development at Abaco Systems, Inc...

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Industry’s Highest RF Channel Density 3U VPX Solution Featuring New Xilinx Gen3 RFSoC Technology and Alignment to SOSA™ Technical Standard

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— October 20 , 2020   Abaco Systems announce s the VP431, the next generation of our industry-leading VP430 3U VPX commercial off - the - shelf direct RF processing system , now featur ing the all - new 3rd-generation Xilinx R adio F requency System-o n-Chip (RFSoC ) Technology . The VP431 maximizes I/O channel density, reduces the radio frequency signal chain complexity, and was developed in alignment with the S ensor O pen...

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Abaco Announces Significant Win from Major European Technology Company to Help Equip Helicopter Cabin Computer

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— October 15, 2020 Abaco Systems today announced that it has won orders from a major European technology company that will see Abaco’s range of innovative hardware platforms deployed at the heart of a new helicopter cabin computer. The initial order is valued at $350,000. Total lifetime value to Abaco of the win is expected to be $1.5 million. Design and integration will take place during 2020 with production scheduled to start...

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Top 10 considerations for virtual QMS audit success

In a time of pandemic, a primary concern for manufacturing is summarized in a single word: resiliency. How resilient are your processes, employees and even customers? Much of life has come to a halt in ways we’d never foreseen. Yet even in unprecedented times, manufacturing must go on without compromising standards or safety. In this Plant Engineering article , Alisa Coffey and Rich Mintz share 10 considerations you should keep in mind for...

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