White Papers

May 12, 2014

Thinking Outside of the Box: Optimizing System Design with Embedded Expertise

One frequently overlooked strategy that can significantly aid a system integrator’s efforts to develop an optimal system solution, especially when confronted with space, weight and power (SWaP)...

March 05, 2014

The Benefits of Integrated Video Management

The most effective video management systems (VMS) for airborne law enforcement surveillance enable a platform’s crew members to control their video options – such as sensor inputs, screen...

March 03, 2014

The Cure for the System Test & Qualification Headache: Pre-Qualified Systems Slash Design Risk, Lower Costs, and Speed Deployment

Previously qualified systems are ideal for use as the cornerstone of future development. With their inherently lower risk and cost-effectiveness, pre-qualified integrated systems enable system...


June 18, 2014

RapidIO, InfiniBand and Ethernet Each Find Their Place

Each boasting different strengths, histories and ecosystems, RapidIO, InfiniBand and Ethernet are all entrenched as valid fabric alternatives. Deciding which to use is a matter of picking the right...

June 12, 2014

Bringing enterprise-class Ethernet networking to rugged deployed systems

As the demand continues to grow for network connectivity all the way out to the individual warfighter at the network’s edge, aerospace and defense system designers must choose between alternative...

June 09, 2014

Future-proofing your high-density encrypted storage solution

Encrypted storage designers must plan ahead – taking into consideration the probable “creep” in requirements for storage, I/O, and encryption – when architecting a new system that requires...

CWC in the news

May 14, 2014

AUVSI 2014: Seen and Heard on Day One

MILITARY TECHNOLOGY's (MILTECH) editor reviews 18 items from day one of AUVSI 2014 including Curtiss-Wright's system demonstrations.

May 07, 2014

A cool head for vetronics

Erik Schechter of C4ISR & Networks discusses vetronics systems demanding higher processing capabilities as well as SWaP-C.

Defense Solutions Quarterly

July 08, 2014

Defense Solutions Quarterly - July 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.

March 31, 2014

Defense Solutions Quarterly - Issue 1, 2014

Issue 1 of 2014 highlights, 40Gbps fabrics, white papers on pre-qualified systems and common COTS misconceptions, and system ready applications for human machine interfaces.

December 20, 2013

Defense Solutions Quarterly - Issue 4, 2013

Issue 4 of 2013 highlight's Curtiss-Wright's System Ready Application initiative for pre-qualified and validated solutions, FloTHERM helps meet diverse customer needs, the role of MultiGig...