How Does a Display Actually Work?

Most of us spend more time than we should staring at a display. It’s a big part of our jobs, and our daily lives outside of work (you’re probably reading this on a display right now!). For those in safety-…

Four Examples of SiMD IV&V Gone Wrong

As medical devices grow more complex, so too does the software that drives them. While FDA medical device regulations are among the strictest in the world, devices can still get to market with hidden problems that have potential to cause great harm if not found quickly.

NVIS Display Selection Guide

Certain operating environments for ruggedized systems call for the need to be unseen. This is where Night Vision Imaging Systems (NVIS) come in. In simplest terms, these infrared-driven solutions allow operators to use their tactical equipment, without emitting significant light.…

Pros and Cons of Agile Development for Safety-Critical Applications

Agile software development methods are growing increasingly popular in product development. You can see why—an emphasis on speed, collaboration, and innovation sounds like a great concept. However, in safety-critical applications, there are concerns that agile methodology is insufficient in ensuring…

Five Benefits of Working with US-Based Manufacturers

Over the last several decades, the commercial world has become smaller and smaller. While there are many contributing factors, trade policies and technological advances such as the Internet are considered the biggest ones. Regardless of the exact influences, they all…

Key Considerations when Sourcing a Sealed Monitor

For most monitor applications, a standard off-the-shelf unit gets the job done. But there are certain situations that require a sealed monitor to protect it from the elements. Uses vary from car washes, boats, grain silos, mining, to explosive and…

What are the True Costs of Saving when Purchasing Ruggedized Equipment?

Ruggedized electronics are found worldwide in many markets today: military, industrial, marine, mining and others. While they are all seeking the benefits of longevity and durability, each application tends to have its own set of requirements. Sometimes these specifications come…

Safety-Critical Software Cybersecurity: What You Need To Know

In safety-critical applications, cybersecurity vulnerabilities can have dire consequences.

Minimum Order Quantity Kits, Explained

We understand that many customers cannot afford an MOQ on their finished product, whether due to a lack of budget or a lack of immediate requirement for multiple units. In order to accommodate one-piece orders, we offer something called an “MOQ Kit,” which is composed of the bill of materials that require MOQ purchases.

Confidence Testing

People count on our rugged display systems to withstand the pressures of the harshest environments on (or off) Earth. So how can you know that your rugged monitor will work in the field, without it being formally certified? We achieve this through a process called “Confidence Testing.”




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