White Papers

February 27, 2015

Massive SSD Storage on Intel® Single Board Computers

This white paper discusses C4ISR applications' demand for large capacity storage with reduced SWaP and methods to increase storage on Single Board Computers without use of external storage...

February 18, 2015

Reducing Development Cycles for 3U VPX Systems

This white paper outlines the key challenges system integrators face when building a system with 3U VPX COTS-based solutions and explains methods to shorten development cycles.

February 13, 2015

ARM® Cortex Processor Technology

The Low Powered, High-Integrity Future of Defense and Aerospace Embedded Computing


February 20, 2015

Boosting the ruggedness of military vetronics

Erik Schechter with C4ISR & Networks Magazine discusses how the military has been putting a greater emphasis on resilient vehicle electronics.

February 09, 2015

Northrop Grumman to build helicopter laser mine detection system

John Keller with Military & Aerospace Electronics writes about Northrop Grumman's recent contract award to the U.S. Navy for airborne laser mine detection systems (ALMDS).

February 09, 2015

Hybrid processor architectures meet demands for SWaP

John Keller with Military & Aerospace Electronics discusses the blending of FPGAs, CPUs, GPGPUs and server-class processors for optimal performance in HPEC systems.


March 02, 2015

Deploy faster with 3U VPX solutions

Authored by: Jacob Sealander

February 23, 2015

Modified COTS for Mission Computers

Authored by: Mike Southworth

February 16, 2015

Supercharge Small Platform ISR with 3U Intel-based SBCs

Authored by: Tom Roberts

User Stories

February 27, 2015

Miniature Ethernet Switches Deployed Onboard Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Tactical Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UASs) used for reconnaissance, surveillance, targeting, and assessment required an upgrade for Ethernet switching capabilities for onboard communications and...

January 13, 2015

Airborne Payload Management Computer

Curtiss-Wright is a subcontractor to Northrop Grumman, providing an optimized, scalable, flexible and affordable Advanced Mission Management System (AMMS) solution for the MQ-4C Triton Unmanned...

January 08, 2015

Application-specific Chassis for a Naval ISR Upgrade

Learn more about Curtiss-Wright's application-specific chassis designed to meet the system upgrade needs of a mission critical NATO naval surface program.

Defense Solutions Quarterly

December 19, 2014

Defense Solutions Quarterly - Issue 4, 2014

This edition of Defense Solutions Quarterly eNewsletter highlights the Bicycle Shop incubator, the pocket size DuraNET 20-11, CHAMP-FX4 video and Tin Whiskers white paper.

September 30, 2014

Defense Solutions Quarterly - Issue 3, 2014

This issue highlights a new webinar on OpenVPX Gen3 Signal Integrity, LRU consolidations to reduce SWAP-C, and safety certifiable COTS solutions to expedite your system development

July 08, 2014

Defense Solutions Quarterly - Issue 2, 2014

This issue of Defense Solutions Quarterly highlights system solutions tailoring to your program needs, UAV Embedded Technologies, and a Special Report on Pad Cratering in electronics.