Embedded Rugged Computer for Demanding Applications

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Manufacturer Ballard

Astronics Ballard Technology

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The rugged AB3000 is a family of compact, conduction-cooled computers for use in demanding environments. These versatile systems include many built-in standard peripherals, avionics databuses, and user interfaces, as well as PMC expansion capability. With the addition of application software, the AB3000 provides a readily available Commercial Off-The-Shelf (COTS) solution to challenging interface, bridging, control, and audio/display problems. The AB3000 is available in over 100 different configurations to meet a wide variety of needs.

Typical applications for the AB3000 include data and protocol conversion, databus and network bridging, data servers, data recorders, communications, power controllers, federated controllers and multiple net-centric applications. In addition, the AB3000 can support voice and visual processing for cockpit voice actions, canned message delivery, workstation expansion and more. The AB3000 is small, lightweight and loaded with capabilities for easy integration into today's modern aircraft, UAVs, and ground mobile platforms.

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  • Versatile computer system
  • Intel® Atomâ„¢ E680T processor
  • 2D/3D graphics engine
  • Standard computer I/O
  • Avionics databuses
  • PMC expansion site
  • Benefits

  • A true COTS solution
  • Prevalidated system
  • Seamless prototype to deployment
  • Reduces project risk, time, and cost
  • Single solution for many applications
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