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How to select the right bus analyzer

In this interview with Woodrow Bellamy of Aviation Today, GE avionics applications engineer Bill Tilman discusses the importance of choosing the right bus analyzer and how to go about it.

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GE Intelligent Platforms NETernity GBX411 Ethernet Switch
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GE Announces Fully Managed 3U VPX Rugged Ethernet Switch with Industry-Leading Flexibility, Switch Management Software and High Performance

HUNTSVILLE, AL.— SEPTEMBER 29, 2 015— GE Energy Management’s Intelligent Platforms business (NYSE: GE) today announced the NETernity™ GBX411 Fully Managed 3U VPX Layer 2/3 Ethernet Switch. Offering a variety of combinations of Gigabit Ethernet and 10Gigabit Ethernet connectivity, it allows customers a range of options to meet their network requirements. Its GE Rugged design enables it to be deployed with absolute confidence on air, ground and...

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TempuTech’s Monitoring Solutions Recognized with Computerworld’s 2015 Data+ Editor’s Choice Award

TempuTech’s Intelligent Monitoring Systems Recognized for Role in Preventing Failures in Agricultural Equipment TempuTech Leverages GE Technology to Harness the Power of Data Analytics and Improve Service and Maintenance Capabilities BYHALIA, Miss. — September 9, 2015 — TempuTech , North America's most versatile provider of equipment, installation and repair services in the grain and cottonseed industry, has been recognized by Computerworld for...

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GE's SBC328 3U VPX SBC features Intel "Skylake" technology
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GE Takes Advantage of Latest Intel Processor to Deliver Leading Edge Performance from New Rugged 3U VPX Single Board Computer

HUNTSVILLE, AL.— SEPTEMBER 01, 2015— GE Energy Management’s Intelligent Platforms business (NYSE: GE) today announced the SBC328 GE Rugged 3U VPX single board computer (SBC). Based on the latest Intel® Xeon® processor (“Skylake”), it is designed to deliver optimum performance in a range of demanding high performance embedded computing (HPEC) applications in harsh military/aerospace environments such as electronic warfare, radar/sonar, command...

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“GE Rugged” Proves Itself in Space

HUNTSVILLE, AL.— AUGUST 13, 2015— GE Energy Management’s Intelligent Platforms business (NYSE: GE) today announced that its CR11 single board computer (SBC) has been successfully deployed and is fully operational onboard the International Space Station (ISS) as part of the continuing experiments by the European Space Agency (ESA) taking place way above the earth. The CR11 is at the heart of the supporting infrastructure of ESA’s Plasma Kristall-...

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How To Get Started With Embedded Virtualization on GE's MAGIC1

In this blog post, Wind River's Mark Hermeling, discusses how to get started with embedded virtualization using a GE Intelligent Platforms MAGIC1 rugged display computer. In the featured video, Mark demonstrates how easy it is to combine VxWorks, Linux, and Windows on the MAGIC1 -- powered by a 3U VPX single board computer based on 4th generation Intel Core i7 quad core processing technology. By consolidating multiple workloads on a single multi...

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Sonar processing: Back to basics

In this article for Military Embedded Systems, Charlotte Adams looks at the decisions faced by organizations looking to deploy sensor processing, and compares and contrasts the alternatives available. Read more here .

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Aligning Around the Industrial Internet

A discussion with Jim Walsh, president and general manager of GE Intelligent Platforms Software business, provides insight into the company’s recent realignment with GE’s Corporate group and the company’s increasing focus on the Industrial Internet. http://www.automationworld.com/aligning-around-industrial-internet

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GE’s Industrial Software to Boost Efficiency across BP’s Global Operations

FAIRFIELD, CT — JULY 8, 2015 —GE Intelligent Platforms Software (NYSE: GE) today announced a new production optimization project to connect all of BP’s (NYSE: BP) oil wells globally to the Industrial Internet. Using GE’s data management software, BP field engineers will gain real-time access to common machine and operational data sets across all wells, arming them with information to make better decisions to improve efficiency, prevent failures...

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Sensor processing platforms add performance, cut SWaP for the Industrial Internet

As the Industrial Internet demands more out of resource-constrained industrial data acquisition systems, sensor processing platforms are required to add performance while reducing size, weight, and power (SWaP). Rubin Dhillon, Marketing Director of the Embedded Systems division at GE Intelligent Platforms talks with Brandon Lewis of Industrial Embedded Computing magazine, about GE’s approach to developing “brilliant machines,” and how off-the-...

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New Rugged Single Board Computer from GE Takes Advantage of Intel® ‘Broadwell’ Processor to Deliver Leading-Edge Performance

HUNTSVILLE, AL.— JUNE 25, 2015—GE Energy Management’s Intelligent Platforms business (NYSE: GE) today announced the SBC347A rugged 3U OpenVPX single board computer (SBC). Based on the latest ‘Broadwell’ processor technology from Intel®, it delivers higher performance and greater functionality than previous generations of SBC while maintaining the same power envelope. The SBC347A is the first in a number of Broadwell-based products that GE plans...

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Four Steps to Managing and Driving Value from Your Assets

In the current competitive business environment, your company is probably being challenged to improve productivity by optimizing asset reliability and operational performance. To help, technology gurus around the world are working hard and fast to develop next-generation Industrial Internet software to manage and analyze your asset and process data to help you gain value from it. The problem is—it’s all very confusing. It’s hard to understand...

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Emerging Trends in Avionics

As in many other parts of the military and aerospace world, the pressure on costs is intense; the need to minimize - eliminate, even - risk is no less so. Time-to-market is becoming increasingly critical as competition becomes fiercer. It’s no surprise, then, that avionics customers are increasingly turning to COTS solutions. Here , Dave Bursky of Extension Media looks at what’s going on in the avionics market, and how GE is responding.

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Getting the most out of ARINC 429

In an era when technologies seem to come and go with remarkable frequency, it's reassuring to find some that have stood the test of time over several decades. One such technology is the ARINC 429 avionics bus protocol which is widely used in both commercial and military aerospace applications - and continues to find favor in, for example, Boeing's 787 Dreamliner. In this article for Military Embedded Systems, Charlotte Adams looks at how ARINC...

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Automated Intelligence Gets a General Electric Boost

General Electric has played the part of industrial monolith for so many of its 126 years that its Intelligent Platforms division is enough to make at least one corner of the company feel like an honest startup, especially in regard to its efforts in automated intelligence. The division has acquired more than a dozen smaller companies during recent years, an "inorganic acquisition spree," to use the words of chief of strategy Rich Carpenter...

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