DARPA program seeks to lower satellite launch costs
Several key DoD programs (DARPA, VICTORY, MOSA, etc.) are driving standards where Size, Weight, and Power (SWaP) are key considerations. Small Form Factor (SFF) boards and systems are key components in many of the programs.
Melding MicroTCA with VME and OpenVPX: Will it all work on the front lines? Interview with James Doyle, Congressional Affairs Liaison and Director of Strategic Business, Emerson Network Power
Editor’s note: Telecom-rooted Emerson Network Power is branching out and showing up in more places than one might expect, as our interview with James Doyle, the company’s congressional affairs liaison, reveals. From the company’s telecom beginnings to its VME-inspiring Motorola acquisition to its support of OpenVPX, the technology roadmap never stands still. But where will it end up? Edited excerpts follow.