Rugged HPEC (high performance embedded computing) specialists WOLF Advanced Technology provide advanced AI, and video I/O boards, modules and systems for aerospace and defense. Below they give us an overview of the company’s SOSA-aligned products and their position within the defense sector.
Can you explain your involvement in the defense industry and how long you have operated in this sector?
WOLF Advanced Technology has been actively involved in defense and aerospace since 1999. Specializing in the design and manufacturing of rugged modules, including 6U-VPX, 3U-VPX, XMC, MXM, MXC, and other small form factors, WOLF focuses on video capture, processing, encoding, display, and AI inference.
WOLF’s solutions are engineered to function effectively in challenging aerospace and defense environments while harnessing the processing capabilities of the latest NVIDIA, AMD, and Xilinx high-speed GPUs, APUs, and FPGAs. These high-performance modules are particularly well-suited for field deployments that demand GPU parallel and inference processing.
What accreditation and industry standards do WOLF Advanced Technology products adhere to and why are they so critical?
WOLF is an ISO-9001 and AS9100D quality-certified company that manufactures rugged products meeting Mil-810, IPC Class-3, and high shock and vibration standards. Our dedication to these standards is vital for defense and aerospace prime OEMs requiring extended temperature operation from -40 to +85.
WOLF’s products play a pivotal role in a range of critical systems such as RADAR, EW, Drones, surveillance, shipboard systems, tanks, jeeps, personnel carriers, fighter aircraft, spaceships, rockets, and mission-critical computer systems.
Can you outline the benefits to integrators and OEMs looking to use WOLF SOSA-aligned VPX and XMC modules within defense applications?
WOLF offers a diverse range of NVIDIA-based GPU, ARM processors, Mellanox Switches, Microchip switches, and Xilinx FPGA frame grabbers designed for VPX SOSA-aligned boards. This extensive product variety provides significant benefits for integrators and OEMs seeking optimal solutions for their defense applications.
How important are trade bodies and membership associations in networking and increasing your customer base?
WOLF takes pride in its affiliation with key organizations such as SOSA, VITA, JOSCAR, CMOSS, MOSA, ISO-9001, AS9100D, PICMG, PCI-SIG, and its compliance with ITAR regulations, CGP, JCP, and GIDEP. These memberships play a crucial role in connecting with industry networks and contributing to the expansion of our customer base.
How does WOLF Advanced Technology support companies looking to operate on the tactical edge?
WOLF prides itself in being first to market with the latest in various configurations of NVIDIA GPUs, ARM processors, and XILINX FPGA based video I/O technology.
Visit the WOLF Advanced Technology website to learn more about the company’s rugged computing and video I/O solutions for military and defense.