New & Noteworthy

Software Innovations and Information

On this page will be featured news, accomplishments, contracts, certifications and other noteworthy items of interest.


Development and Verification Completed

August 10
General Digital Software Services recently completed a development and verification effort for a sub-component of the CH-47 Chinook helicopter.

Our Team is Growing

March 15
Our Software Engineering group welcomes a new Software Engineer, Bill Crabtree. Bill was previously employed with General Digital many years ago.

KC-390 First Flight Successful!

February 3
Embraer KC-390 military transport makes successful first flightGeneral Digital Software Services is extremely proud that we were an integral part of the verification efforts for the KC-390. Way to go, team! Great job!
Read the press release from Embraer SA:


Medical & Avionics Software Testing Blog Release

September 10
Lifestar benefits from both medical and avionic software testingRead our latest blog post discussing how medical device and avionics software testing are very similar processes.

MFD Project Going Well

August 22
The Software Engineering group is making good progress on the prototype of the Multifunction Cockpit Display project that is targeted for rotary-wing and fixed-wing aircraft (and we are considering derivatives for other industries).

While the General Digital Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) and Aircraft Communications FPGAs are in development, the software group is writing the planning documents, developing the graphic elements and real-time animations, and evaluating Real-Time Operating Systems.

Our Team is Growing

July 31
Our IV&V group welcomes new Test Engineer Alex Higgins.

August 2
Our Software Engineering group welcomes new Software Engineers Dan Guerrera from UCONN School of Engineering, and Laura Eberhard from XOS Corporation. For their first task, Dan and Laura will be developing software for a Multifunction Cockpit Display Project.


Trade Show

August 12–15
Rafael Blanco, Director of IV&V, poses for a shot in our booth at AUVSI 2013Software Services will have a booth at AUVSI’s Unmanned Systems 2013 trade show in Washington, D.C. We look forward to meeting new faces and discussing software testing and any other topics of interest.


Upcoming Events

    We will be exhibiting at this conference in May, and looking forward to meeting engineers and suppliers from all over New England. READ MORE >

Contact Info

General Digital Corporation
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South Windsor, CT 06074

United States of America

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Recent News


General Digitial Software Services is hiring for several new positions.

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General Digital honored by Senator Chris Murphy.

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General Digital’s Web site helps Girl Scouts in their recycling efforts.

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