Defense http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25771/more en 16-nm FPGA Includes 64-bit and Lockstep ARM Cortex Cores http://electronicdesign.com/fpgas/16-nm-fpga-includes-64-bit-and-lockstep-arm-cortex-cores <div class="node-body article-body">Xilinx's latest FPGAs move down to 16-nm. The Zynq MPSoC version gains a multicore Cortex-A53 and Cortex-R5 complement. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/fpgas/16-nm-fpga-includes-64-bit-and-lockstep-arm-cortex-cores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/fpgas/16-nm-fpga-includes-64-bit-and-lockstep-arm-cortex-cores#comments Automotive Defense Mobile FPGAs Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:34:00 +0000 835561 at http://electronicdesign.com High Availability is Not Just for the Data Center http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/high-availability-not-just-data-center <div class="node-body article-body">High-Availability features are often found in critical applications in the data center, but these features are needed in embedded applications as well. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/high-availability-not-just-data-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/high-availability-not-just-data-center#comments Automotive Defense Dev Tools Embedded Mon, 23 Feb 2015 21:20:00 +0000 835341 at http://electronicdesign.com Autonomous Firefighting Robot Finds Its Balance http://electronicdesign.com/systems/autonomous-firefighting-robot-finds-its-balance <div class="node-body article-body">SAFFiR is a bipedal humanoid robot being developed to assist U.S. Navy sailors with damage control and inspection operations aboard naval vessels. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/systems/autonomous-firefighting-robot-finds-its-balance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/systems/autonomous-firefighting-robot-finds-its-balance#comments Defense Trends & Analysis Systems Thu, 12 Feb 2015 16:08:00 +0000 835151 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>SAFFiR is a bipedal humanoid robot being developed to assist U.S. Navy sailors with damage control and inspection operations aboard naval vessels. (Photo courtesy of U.S. Navy/John F. Williams.)</p> Backplane Optical Interconnects Deliver on Speed and Distance http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/backplane-optical-interconnects-deliver-speed-and-distance <div class="node-body article-body">Optical interconnects are becoming more important as high-speed serial interconnect speeds rise. Changing economics for optical interconnects are making them more desirable. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/backplane-optical-interconnects-deliver-speed-and-distance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/interconnects/backplane-optical-interconnects-deliver-speed-and-distance#comments Defense Medical Communications Interconnects Fri, 06 Feb 2015 17:49:00 +0000 834521 at http://electronicdesign.com High-Level Synthesis Uncovers PPA Tradeoffs of Various Hardware Accelerators http://electronicdesign.com/eda/high-level-synthesis-uncovers-ppa-tradeoffs-various-hardware-accelerators <div class="node-body article-body">This article examines programmable, configurable, and fixed accelerators for digital-signal-processing applications.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/eda/high-level-synthesis-uncovers-ppa-tradeoffs-various-hardware-accelerators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/eda/high-level-synthesis-uncovers-ppa-tradeoffs-various-hardware-accelerators#comments Defense Design Solutions Mobile EDA Tue, 06 Jan 2015 14:13:00 +0000 832631 at http://electronicdesign.com Enterprise SSD Targets Big Data Applications http://electronicdesign.com/memory/enterprise-ssd-targets-big-data-applications <div class="node-body article-body">Micron’s M500DC Enterprise SATA SSD is optimized for data center appliances and enterprise storage applications that require 1 to 3 drive fills per day.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/memory/enterprise-ssd-targets-big-data-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/memory/enterprise-ssd-targets-big-data-applications#comments Defense Mobile Memory Mon, 01 Dec 2014 18:25:00 +0000 822411 at http://electronicdesign.com Making a New Type of Parallel Processing Possible http://electronicdesign.com/digital-ics/making-new-type-parallel-processing-possible <div class="node-body article-body">Micron’s Automata Processor provides a parallel pattern recognition system that supports regular expressions. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/digital-ics/making-new-type-parallel-processing-possible" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/digital-ics/making-new-type-parallel-processing-possible#comments Defense Mobile Digital ICs Mon, 17 Nov 2014 17:58:00 +0000 820851 at http://electronicdesign.com Military is the New Industrial http://electronicdesign.com/components/military-new-industrial <div class="node-body article-body">In this era of cost consciousness when it comes to military hardware, engineers should consider Q100- or EP-rated devices, which help keep designs in production longer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/components/military-new-industrial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/components/military-new-industrial#comments Defense Contributing Technical Experts Components Texas Instruments Mon, 27 Oct 2014 19:48:00 +0000 148431 at http://electronicdesign.com Parallel Processing Tools Arrive For Automata Processor http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/parallel-processing-tools-arrive-automata-processor <div class="node-body article-body"> Micron’s Automata Processor performs regular expression matching using a parallel array of state transition elements. The ANML compiler and development tools are now available. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/parallel-processing-tools-arrive-automata-processor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/parallel-processing-tools-arrive-automata-processor#comments Defense Compilers Dev Tools Digital ICs Microprocessors Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:05:00 +0000 145791 at http://electronicdesign.com SWaP-C-Optimized Rugged Mission Computer Extends Performance http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/swap-c-optimized-rugged-mission-computer-extends-performance <div class="node-body article-body">The Parvus DuraCOR 80-41 from Curtiss-Wright is a size, weight, power, and cost (SWaP-C)-optimized subsystem to extend the performance of compact, lightweight rugged mission computers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/swap-c-optimized-rugged-mission-computer-extends-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/swap-c-optimized-rugged-mission-computer-extends-performance#comments Defense Products Embedded Fri, 26 Sep 2014 15:30:00 +0000 136991 at http://electronicdesign.com