January 31, 2013
SAN DIEGO, CA, AFCEA West–January 30, 2013–LynuxWorks, Inc., a world leader in the embedded software market, announced LynxOS-178 is flying high. The recent announcement by Rockwell Collins that its Pro Line Fusion® integrated avionics system that uses LynxOS-178 is now in service on the Gulfstream G280™, marks the system’s debut in the super mid-size business jet market segment.
“This deployment is a major step in the continued widespread use of LynxOS-178 in avionics systems,” stated Robert Day, Marketing VP for LynuxWorks. “New market segments, such as the business jet market, further expand the reach of standards-based software and benefit from the software’s ability to reduce the time and cost of platform development and its subsequent certification.”
January 31, 2013
Vector Software has a new Director of Product Marketing and Sales Operations – me!
Many of you know me already, as I have been a Sales Manager for every state in the country and many countries in addition to the United States during my nearly 8 years with Vector Software. I was actually first hired in 1997 as the company’s first sales person. I was here for 2 years and then returned in 2007. So I have a long history with,... Continue reading »
Posted by Lynda Gaines in Customers, Journal Entry
January 23, 2013
Volvo Trucks has developed a collision warning and emergency braking system that combines advanced radar and camera technology to help prevent accidents caused by driver distraction.
When the system detects a potential collision, the warning system activates a constant red light in the windshield to alert the driver. If no driver reaction is detected, the system increases to a flashing red light and an audible signal. If there is still no reaction, the system will first gently apply the brakes and will eventually use the emergency brakes to bring the truck to a full stop if necessary.... Continue reading »