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AUTOTESTCON here we come

Our newest avionics product (official launch September 5) is making its debut on the stand of our partner TEVET at AUTOTESTCON (Schaumburg, Illinois: September 11-14) – and we’ll be there with them. AUTOTESTCON is described as the world’s premier conference that brings together the military/aerospace automatic test industry and government/military acquirers and users to share new technologies, discuss innovative applications, and exhibit...

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We'll be at GTC Europe!

October 10 – 12 sees us at the Internationales Congress Center in Munich, Germany at GTC Europe – an annual event hosted by our friends at NVIDIA and attended by anyone and everyone who is involved in the exciting world of AI and Deep Learning. One of the most exciting things that AI and Deep Learning can enable is autonomy – such as self-driving cars. On our stand, we’ll be showing a demonstration of how Abaco can uniquely deliver autonomous...

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Come and join us in Nova Scotia!

We’ll be at DEFSEC Atlantic 2017 (Cunard Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada: September 5 – 7) with our partner J-Squared , demonstrating how we’re working together to deliver the industry’s most advanced rugged embedded computing solutions. DEFSEC is one of Canada's premiere aerospace, defense, security and marine exhibitions and gives attendees the opportunity to network with the major suppliers to Canada's $30 billion+ ongoing defense...

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3U OpenVPX plus 40-gig Ethernet - best of both worlds

In this article for Military Embedded Systems, Charlotte Adams looks at how 40 Gigabit Ethernet is transforming what’s possible with 3U VPX systems – making the smaller form factor a real contender for the most demanding applications.

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Abaco Upgrades AXISLib Signal Processing, Math Libraries to Deliver Enhanced Performance for Radar, Signals Intelligence Applications

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— AUGUST 1 2017 — Abaco today announced an upgraded version of its AXISLib signal processing and math libraries for Intel®-based system architectures. The enhancements will help developers of sophisticated, high intensity, mission critical applications such as radar and signals intelligence to achieve even higher performance from the underlying hardware. AXISLIB is part of Abaco’s AXIS software development environment for HPEC (...

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Abaco Announces Availability of LynxOS-178 2.2.4 to Speed Development and Reduce Cost of Safety Certifiable Systems

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— JULY 6 2017 — Continuing to build its safety certifiable portfolio and capability, Abaco Systems today announced availability of the LynxOS®-178 2.2.4 real time operating system from Lynx Software Technologies (formerly LynuxWorks™) for Abaco’s DO-254 certifiable SBC 314 3U VPX single board computer (SBC). Because both the SBC314 and LynxOS-178 are true COTS (commercial off-the-shelf) products, customers can take advantage of...

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Creative uses of FMC

This article , introduced by Jerry Gipper, editor of VITA Technologies, looks at how the FPGA Mezzanine Card (FMC) standard has become the de facto mezzanine standard for anyone wanting a modular solution for platforms using an FPGA [field-programmable gate array], and examines some of the creative ways in which engineers are leveraging its modularity.

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High-speed Ethernet meets the armored cavalry

Modern graphics processing systems do a great job at delivering vital visual information to those who need it. But: it's easy to overlook the importance of getting the data to the processor in the first place - and then getting it to wherever it's needed in the vehicle. In this article for Military Embedded Systems, Charlotte Adams looks at how the problem is being addressed.

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Abaco Brings Greater Bandwidth to Leading Edge Radar Applications with New High Performance FMC+ Direct RF Conversion Module

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— June 12 2017 Responding to the accelerating trend towards wider bandwidth multi-channel receivers in modern radar systems, Abaco Systems today announced the FMC134 FMC+ FPGA Mezzanine Card Direct RF Conversion Module. It brings industry-leading ADC performance and density: the card can operate as a 4-channel receiver at 3.2GSPS or a 2-channel receiver at 6.4GSPS. Using 16 of the available 32 high speed JESD204B lanes, the...

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Abaco Systems Announces Availability of DDC-I’s Deos DO-178 Certifiable Operating System for FORCE2C Rugged Mission Ready Display Computer

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— May 30 2017 Abaco Systems today announced that the DO-178 safety certifiable operating system Deos™ from DDC-I is now available for Abaco’s DO-254 certifiable mission ready FORCE2C rugged display computer, as well as the SBC314 single board computer. Deos is certifiable to DO-178 Design Assurance Level A (DAL A). “Safety certification is a significant challenge for many of our customers, and Abaco continues to take the lead in...

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New Carrier Cards from Abaco Systems Bring Significant I/O Flexibility at Reduced Cost

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— May 23 2017 Abaco Systems today introduced the innovative MMS8010 Micro Mezzanine System™ (MMS) rugged 3U VPX carrier card and MMS6245 XMC carrier card. They are designed to enable customers to achieve ultimate flexibility in configuring the broad range of mixed signal I/O typically required by today’s advanced embedded systems while minimizing chassis slot occupancy, and thus minimizing the size, weight and power (SWaP) of the...

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New 40 Gigabit 3U VPX Ethernet Switch from Abaco Enables a New Level of Performance in Embedded Computing in Space-Constrained Deployments

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— May 16 2017 Following the company’s announcement of the first 3U VPX single board computer – the SBC367D – to feature 40 Gigabit Ethernet backplane connectivity, Abaco Systems today announced the NETernity™ SWE440 3U VPX 10/40 Gigabit Ethernet switch. The SWE440 provides an Ethernet-based system interconnect that allows single board computers, digital signal processors, graphics cards, sensor I/O cards and others to pass data...

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Abaco Launches Mission Ready Graphics System with Industry-Leading Combination of 1+ TeraFLOPS Performance, Connectivity, Rapid Application Development Software

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— MAY 10, 2017 — At GTC (the GPU Technology Conference: San Jose Convention Center) Abaco Systems today announced the GVC1000 rugged, high performance, small form factor mission ready graphics and vision system. Based on the recently-released NVIDIA® Jetson™ TX2 supercomputer on a module, the GVC1000 delivers a market-leading combination of 1+ TeraFLOPS of performance in graphics/video applications, flexible connectivity, minimal...

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Leveraging COTS Solutions for Safety-Critical Avionics Applications

In this article by Dave Bursky, senior editor at Embedded Systems Engineering, reviews what’s going on in avionics safety certification – the processes, the challenges (for both customers and COTS suppliers) and what the likely developments in the market will be. He also looks at how Abaco is investing in easing customers’ paths towards safety certification with an innovative approach.

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Electromagnetic Domination

In this audio interview , Amelia Dalton of EEJournal.com talks to Abaco’s Haydn Nelson, who is director of marketing for our 4DSP product family, about the future of electronic warfare, how spectral allocation in wireless communication can be a battlefield game-changer, and why open standards are critical to the evolution of warfare communication technologies.

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