GE’s Intelligent Platforms for British Army’s SCOUT Specialist Vehicle platforms : GE’s Intelligent Platforms business has secured orders from General Dynamics UK valued at £64 million (~$100 million) to provide a range of embedded computing subsystems that will be deployed onboard the British Army’s SCOUT Specialist Vehicle (SV) platforms. The scalable, open architecture subsystems – which include Ethernet switches, gateway processors, data servers and video servers – will allow SCOUT SV platforms to be easily upgraded during their lifetime as new requirements and technologies emerge.
These subsystems provide the [...]
High performance DAQMAG2A Rugged Display Computer : High performance DAQMAG2A Rugged Display Computer from GE’s Intelligent Platforms business are designed to minimize cost, risk and time-to-market for prime contractors, systems integrators and OEMs developing sophisticated video capture, processing and transmission applications with multiple inputs and outputs, it is qualified to the DO-160G Environmental Conditions and Test Procedures for Airborne Equipment standard.
The DAQMAG2A Line Replaceable Unit (LRU) has already been successfully deployed by AgustaWestland on the AW189 and AW101 helicopters and by FLIR Systems [...]
GE’s electronic work instructions with the Google Glass by Novotek : Novotek combined GE’s electronic work instructions with the Google Glass wearable computing device, and was demonstrated to Summit attendees in the Technology Fair.
Novotek, is the largest European distributor for GE’s Intelligent Platforms business and it has been awarded the Scanautomatic Prize for Innovation at Scanautomatic 2014 in Gothenburg, Sweden in October. Novotek has since 1986 worked with integration of IT and automation systems in the process and production industry. Novotek mainly supplies world-leading products and solutions from GE in [...]
IBM and Repsol collaborate on cognitive technologies for oil and gas : IBM and Repsol collaborate to leverage cognitive technologies that will help transform the oil and gas industry. They are jointly developing two prototype cognitive applications specifically designed to augment Repsol’s strategic decision making in the optimization of oil reservoir production and in the acquisition of new oil fields.
Repsol is a Spanish integrated oil and gas company present in over thirty countries, employing 24,000 people. The company is the market-leader in refining and marketing in Spain and has a worldwide daily production of [...]