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Find out how Wind River® can help you and your team at Collins Aerospace seize the strategic opportunities of emerging aerospace and defense technologies by building safe, secure, and reliable systems using advanced multi-core technologies.

  • Civil Certification of Multi-core Processing Systems in Commercial Avionics0:39

    Civil Certification of Multi-core Processing Systems in Commercial Avionics

    Read how Rockwell Collins and Wind River have worked together toward the certification of the T2080 processor: https://resources.windriver.com/wind-river-rockwell-collins/civil-certification-of-multi

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  • Collins Aerospace & Wind River Collaborate to Advance Low-Risk Multi-core Certification

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  • Professional and Education Services for Aerospace & Defense

    Professional and Education Services for Aerospace & Defense

    Aerospace and defense industries have some of the most demanding standards of all markets. Learn how to build embedded software quickly and efficiently to meet the security, reliability, and...

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  • Adaptive Virtualization for Embedded, C4ISR, and Deployed Edge Devices2:57

    Adaptive Virtualization for Embedded, C4ISR, and Deployed Edge Devices

    New technologies can bring more to your aerospace and defense programs—more data for applications, more services for users, more capabilities for edge devices. To enable that, you use more tools, mor

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  • Anatomy of Modern Systems: Where Safety-Critical and General Purpose Applications Co-exist

    Anatomy of Modern Systems: Where Safety-Critical and General Purpose Applications Co-exist

    You seek to meet the evolving needs of your end users by adopting sophisticated technology, from game-changing artificial intelligence applications, to augmented reality and enhanced computer...

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  • Swarm Technology – Pushing the Barriers of Autonomous Systems

    Swarm Technology – Pushing the Barriers of Autonomous Systems

    These are not just any ordinary unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). They fly together. Better still, they swarm together, for any Star Trek fans out there. They can also team up...

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  • Share Resource Library with Collins Aerospace Colleagues

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  • Evolve IMA Systems to Support Further Development, Certification, Retrofits, and Upgrades

    Evolve IMA Systems to Support Further Development, Certification, Retrofits, and Upgrades

    Cutting-Edge Virtualization Technology from Wind River Supports Development of ARINC 653–Compliant Multi-core Systems at Lower Cost and Risk

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  • Building a secure system?

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  • Helix Virtualization Platform for Aerospace & Defense Product Overview

    Helix Virtualization Platform for Aerospace & Defense Product Overview

    Wind River® Helix™ Virtualization Platform is an adaptive software environment that consolidates multi-OS and mixed-criticality applications onto a single compute software platform, simplifying...

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  • The Road to Multi-core Certification - Collins Aerospace and Wind River5:29

    The Road to Multi-core Certification - Collins Aerospace and Wind River

    Avionics has transitioned from traditional federated systems to consolidated multi-core platforms executing multiple applications on a common hardware resource. Wind River® and Collins Aerospace...

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  • DIGITAL AEROSPACE AND DEFENSE SYSTEMS JOURNAL -  Volume 1, Issue 2

    DIGITAL AEROSPACE AND DEFENSE SYSTEMS JOURNAL - Volume 1, Issue 2

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  • Wind River VxWorks Lands on Mars (Again) with NASA’s Insight Spacecraft

    Wind River VxWorks Lands on Mars (Again) with NASA’s Insight Spacecraft

    Wind River is proud to announce that today NASA’s InSight Mars Lander, with the help of its VxWorks real-time operating system (RTOS), reached a historical milestone in its journey to Mars...

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  • Civil Certification of Multi-core Processing Systems in Commercial Avionics

    Civil Certification of Multi-core Processing Systems in Commercial Avionics

    Many years ago, the first certified civil avionics software systems were monolithic, hosted on single core processors. Rockwell Collins provided industry leadership in developing and certifying...

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  • Plan with Confidence: Route to a Successful DO-178C Multi-Core Certification1:00

    Plan with Confidence: Route to a Successful DO-178C Multi-Core Certification

    You chose a multi-core processor platform for your next avionics system. Although this gives you a lot of potential benefits in terms of reduced costs, spares management and obsolescence, it also...

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  • Introducing VxWorks 653 on Arm Architecture

    Introducing VxWorks 653 on Arm Architecture

    Whether building a new aircraft or designing new capabilities into industrial and medical control systems, choosing the right system software and hardware architectures is crucial...

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  • Build Your Embedded Systems with the Industry’s Best Tools

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  • VxWorks 653: When Safety Matters1:25

    VxWorks 653: When Safety Matters

    With a proven track record of more than 220 customers across 440 programs in more than 80 civilian and military aircraft, VxWorks 653 is driving the transition to software-defined systems.

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  • Certification of Avionics Applications on Multi-core Processors: Opportunities and Challenges

    Certification of Avionics Applications on Multi-core Processors: Opportunities and Challenges

    Using the latest multi-core processors in integrated modular avionics (IMA) programs is a perfect solution for consolidating avionics applications and reducing size, weight, and power (SWaP).

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  • Engineer complex, connected systems for safety, security, and reliability

    Engineer complex, connected systems for safety, security, and reliability

    The challenging threat environment is altering the way software and hardware engineers build aerospace and defense systems. An industry veteran and security expert imparts advice on engineering...

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  • From System Design to Certification: Wind River Helps Collins Aerospace Reduce the Risk of Multi-core Certification

    From System Design to Certification: Wind River Helps Collins Aerospace Reduce the Risk of Multi-core Certification

    RTCA DO-178C / EUROCAE ED-12C safety certification is a crucial step for safety-critical avionics software programs, but for many program managers and software leads it still...

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  • Software Reuse in Avionics: A FACE Approach

    Software Reuse in Avionics: A FACE Approach

    This paper sets forth the challenges surrounding the transition to open architecture designs and the positive technical and business impact on the avionics industry.

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  • The FACE™ Approach is the New Foundation of Affordable Military Avionics

    The FACE™ Approach is the New Foundation of Affordable Military Avionics

    The Open Group FACE™ Consortium has just released the latest FACE Technical Standard, Edition 3.0.   This is a milestone in creating open standards for next...

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  • VxWorks Product Overview

    VxWorks Product Overview

    Get an overview of the features and capabilities of VxWorks. Powering billions of intelligent devices, VxWorks® is the world’s most widely deployed realtime operating system (RTOS).

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