Modular RF Architectures

Let’s start with the traditional approach. After spending the morning helping production with some tuning on an amplifier, you finally start reading through the 120-page RFP, SCD, and SOW for the new up-converter. At the end of the source control drawing there is an oddly shaped mechanical outline. The control signal is routed through a […]

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Innovative RF Engineering Teams

In this series of blog posts I will explore various topics in the growing space that is the intersection of the commercial communications industry and the RF/Microwave defense industry. Gone are the days of plentiful cost-plus, multi-year development contracts and in their place we find an emerging competitive landscape. Nimble, technology-focused companies are taking the […]

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Military-Grade Solid State Drives

Military-Grade Secure Solid State Drives Part 1: Hollywood Imagination or Reality?

This message will self-destruct in five seconds… Who knew that concept was anything but Hollywood imagination?  It is very real, particularly in today’s modern threat environment.  Protection including destruction of mission critical data has never been more relevant to the success of our military and government forces. As our adversaries become more skilled in hacking […]

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