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Introducing FHDRM 24″

DSE is excited to announce the latest configuration in the widely-fielded FHDRM line of high-definition rugged displays—the FHDRM 24”.
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Meet the FHDRM Rugged Display

FHDRM's rugged MIL-SPEC design paired with powerful optical capabilities and diverse I/Os are a testament to DSE’s 25 years of experience designing and manufacturing innovative solutions for the defense and aerospace industries.
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August Product Spotlight: KODIAK-620 Rugged Computer

As one of DSE’s signature products, the Kodiak family of computers have proven their performance both in the lab and in the field on haul trucks, fracking trucks and excavators. Keep reading to see what makes the Kodiak-620 the ideal rugged computing system for the mining industry.
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3 Factors to look for in a...

With a variety of COTS and OEM solution manufacturers in the market, choosing suitable rugged electronics for your program is often only half of the battle. Finding the right fit in a manufacturing partner can play a large role in the success of the long-term relationship and in your ability to successfully field future projects.
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Putting FHDRM’s MIL-SPEC Design to the Test...

Earlier this year, DSE's FHDRM rugged screen was selected for an Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) application in a multi-use fixed wing aircraft program. Before it could be fielded, the FHDRM's performance and adherence to DO-160 criterion was tested in a third-party lab. 
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Environmental Standards: Is Your Military Display Tough...

A high-quality military display is tough enough to withstand virtually anything the environment can throw at it. After all, it is intended for use in military applications, which typically involve extreme conditions. Unfortunately, not all displays are up to par in this regard. Before investing in a new display, military personnel should familiarize themselves with […]
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The Importance of User Interface in Ruggedized...

In the search for first-rate military displays, durability and strength tend to be among the chief concerns. The display is likely to be put through extreme wear, tear and abuse, so consequently, it has to be capable of withstanding virtually anything that's thrown at it. Ruggedized displays are the answer because they are designed to endure just about anything, including severe temperatures, shock and vibration.
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DSE’s Rugged Display Used in Winning Model...

In a competition by the US Marines, engineers and manufacturers participated in developing a new prototype for Assault Amphibious Vehicles, or AAVs. BAE Systems’ model won against three other manufacturers, resulting in a contract worth $103.7 million for the Engineering, Manufacturing and Development (EMD) phase of the Amphibious Combat Vehicle (ACV) 1.1 program. Digital Systems […]
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The WF-12 WorkForce Display

Digital Systems Engineering is proud to announce its latest product: the WF-12 Workforce Display. Rugged displays are the standard monitor technology used in a multitude of industries, capable of enduring extreme temperatures and shock, as well as utilization in outdoor environments at any hour of the day. The new DSE WF-12 Work Force display is […]
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Featured Article in Military Embedded Systems:

DSE Explains Four Solutions to COTS Environmental Testing Concerns DSE is exceptionally proud to have a recent article, “COTS Technologies: Major Benefits for the Consumer, New Challenges for the Manufacturer,” featured in the renowned online magazine, Military Embedded Systems.  Outlining concrete situational solutions to current environmental testing issues, DSE explains how the switch to COTS products […]
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PTAC210 HC-144 Program Announcement

Digital Systems Engineering (DSE) is pleased to announce the United States Coast Guard (USCG) has selected the PTAC210 display system for its HC-144 Minotaur miss-ionization effort. Learn About the Coast Guard HC-144 Missionization Initiative The HC-144 Ocean Sentry aircraft is a vital platform used by the USCG for today’s search-and-rescue and maritime patrol missions. Aboard […]
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7 Reasons Why Selecting an AS9100-Registered Manufacturer...

When selecting a potential supplier, repeatable quality matters. Whether as a buyer in search of the next tech-gadget, the family car, or a complex sub-component for a military jet—the product must perform. In the defense industry, and more specifically the aerospace sector, the quality management system (QMS) responsible for consistent organizational and product performance is […]
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