White Papers

October 06, 2014

Video Management Systems Support Services

This free white paper addresses the challenges faced by video display subsystem integrators related to problems with connectivity, functional inconsistencies, and end user training.

October 01, 2014

Meeting the DO-160 Lightning Protection Standard

This free white paper addresses both the DO-160 Lightning Protection industry standard that sets guidelines for lightning protection and the design practices that are used to comply with the standard.

September 30, 2014

ARM Processors Define a New Era for Defense & Aerospace Embedded Computing

With increasing budget pressures and the multitude of high performance, high cost products on the market, finding a lower cost alternative embedded solution that offers good performance, low power,...


October 13, 2014

Living in Ethernet Times

More flight test instrument parameters with less SWaP-C: Ethernet-based data-acquisition units deliver flexibility

October 02, 2014

VICTORY prevails

The U.S. Army’s VICTORY initiative has come into its own. Today’s combat vehicles are typically deployed with multiple independent systems that have limited ability to share their...

October 02, 2014

Army Unveils New Plan to Build Ground Vehicle Network

Valerie Insinna with National Defense discusses VICTORY with the U.S. Army, prime contracts, and Curtiss-Wright.


October 20, 2014

Choosing an FPGA Processor: Top 5 Considerations

Authored by: Jeremy Banks & Denis Smetana

October 13, 2014

Choosing a DSP: Intel x86, Power Architecture or GPU?

Authored by: Marc Couture

October 08, 2014

Use Safety Certifiable COTS to Cut Costs & Reduce Risks

Authored by: Gregory Sikkens

User Stories

October 14, 2014

Rugged Ethernet Switch deployed on-board space launch vehicle

This project represents Curtiss-Wright’s first opportunity to supply Parvus rugged network solutions to the space launch vehicle market.

October 13, 2014

Using Intel®-based COTS for On-deck Optical Threat Detection

Curtiss-Wright recently engaged with a customer tasked with building a new, state-of-the-art optical threat protection system for a NATO naval surface program. This on-deck system will be used to...

September 17, 2014

Rugged Application Deployment on Wheeled Ground Vehicle

Multiple generations of Parvus DuraCOR rugged mission computer subsystems have been deployed on-board the Husky Mounted Detection System (HMDS), a mine sweeper ground vehicle used to support the...

Defense Solutions Quarterly

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.

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.