"The VooDoo Behind
Critical and Intelligent Embedded Systems"

January 23 and 24, 2017

Bourbon Orleans Hotel

New Orleans, LA

Past Presentations

The Business and Technology Forum for Critical and Intelligent Embedded Systems

Follow-up Coverage

Making COTS Real by Kevin Morris, Electronic Engineering Journal

The VooDoo You Do, Embedded Tech Trends and the Dark Powers of Intel Processor Boards by Amelia Dalton, Electronic Engineering Journal, Amelia's Weely Fish Fry

Common standards, 3U VPX, open architecture initiatives flavor ETT conference by John McHale, Military Embedded Systems

Optical Goes Small and Rugged by William Wong, Electronic Design

VME - Live or Let Die? by Jane Annear, Concurrent Technologies, Military Embedded Systems

Military system designers aren’t resting on COTS deployment by Terry Costlow, SAE International

Military Suppliers Battle for Skilled Personnel, by Terry Costlow, IEEE Insight


Press Releases


2017 Presentations

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Monday, January 23, 2017

The Magic of Secure Processing Mercury Systems, Inc.
The Evolving Role of GPGPUs in C4ISR Applications Aitech Defense Systems, Inc.
Chassis Cooling: Do You Need a Witch Doctor? Pixus Technologies Inc.
Infinite Possibilities, Infinite Choices, Infinite Challenges? LCR Embedded Systems
Embedded Tech Trends: Market Insights IHS Markit
Data to Decision: Enabling Good Decision-making ADLINK Technology Inc.
6U of Connectivity in a 3U Bag: How to Meet Demand for Density and Speed TE Connectivity
Introducing COTS to the Rail Industry Artesyn Embedded Technologies
A Decade with a Solution Looking for a Problem Parker Aerospace
Lighting the way for Embedded Systems Reflex Photonics Inc.
FPGA Co-processors for Acceleration of Shape Algorithms in Hybrid VPX HPEC Systems Interface Concept
Safety Certifiable Avionics with COTS Curtiss-Wright
A Steaming Cauldron of VPX Fixin’s – All the Wicked Ingredients You Need for High Speed Wizardry Elma Electronic Inc.
Connector Technology Trends Bishop & Associates

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

The top 5 issues I encountered working with Embedded vendors and why I decided to join the industry to address them Abaco Systems
Building Hybrid Rugged Systems Using a Mix of Applicable Embedded Standards Alligator Designs Pvt Ltd
The Dark Powers of Intel Processor Boards Concurrent Technologies Plc
Get Consolidated! Virtualization Technology for Railway Communication Systems MEN Mikro Elektronik GmbH
Protecting Safety Critical Systems from Voodoo Curses Mercury Systems, Inc.
Sometimes Hoodoo Rituals are Needed to Implement New Technology Features in OpenVPX Chassis Elma Electronic Inc.
New Tools and Standards Boost Embedded Systems Performance Pentek, Inc.
Addressing the Platform Challenges of Next Generation Electronic Warfare Systems Abaco Systems
High Speed VPX Signal Integrity Curtiss-Wright

OpenVPX Tutorial Overview

Complete tutorial available at VITA.com/Tutorials

MIT Lincoln Laboratory
CERDEC C4ISR/EW Hardware/Software Convergence CERDEC
Hardware Open Systems Technology (HOST) Update NAVAIR
Sensor Open Systems Architecture (SOSA) Update AFLCMC