Article: Minimize SWaP-C in Aerospace Imaging

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    Until now, image processing in Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) required power-hungry DSPs and a dedicated microprocessor. Today, this hardware can be replaced with a single 3rd generation Intel® Core™ processor. VersaLogic just published an article showing how this new processor can help you minimize electronics size, weight, power, and cost (SWaP‑C) – and can even take on flight control in addition to imaging.



    The 3rd generation Intel® Core™ processors have the processing power needed to handle both the surveillance-oriented imaging subsystem and the flight-control subsystem in a UAV application.


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    Kenton Williston

    Roving Reporter (Intel Contractor), Intel® Intelligent Systems Alliance

    Editor-In-Chief Embedded Innovator magazine

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