Curtiss-Wright Controls Defense Solutions (Ashburn, VA) has introduced a new embedded graphics module, the VPX3-716 3U OpenVPX™ six-head graphics display card. The module is designed for use on deployed airborne and ground vehicle platforms.

The VPX3-716 supports embedded training, moving maps, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), 360 degree situational awareness, Diminished Vision Enhancement (DVE), and other graphics- and video-intensive applications. The module features six independent graphics outputs, 2 GB of dedicated video memory, and H.264 MPEG4 motion video decoders. A CoreAVI suite of embedded software drivers includes OpenGL graphics, OpenCL compute driver, and H.264/MPEG 2 video decode drivers.

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