For rugged displays in support of the U.S. Army's Ground Combat
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Microsystems is proud to announce the contract receipt from Northrop
Grumman to deliver rugged military displays in support of the U.S.
Army's Ground Combat Vehicle (GCV) infantry fighting vehicle. The full
term contract includes seven displays per vehicle.
Under terms of the contract, Z Microsystems began shipping units to BAE
and Northrop Grumman (NOC)
in mid 2013 to support ongoing development of the Ground Combat Vehicle
(GCV) program. The BAE Systems-Northrop Grumman team is one of two
industry leading groups focusing efforts on technology development
contract for the U.S. Army's GCV program.
Z Microsystems’ mission display utilizes state-of-the-art engineering
methods and components to deliver the ideal ruggedized viewing solution
for extreme deployed vehicle environments. The widescreen panel will
feature intuitive touch-activated controls for maximized viewing space
in a low profile footprint. The physical chassis design is specialized
to promote optimal thermal management, in a fully sealed display that is
resistant to moisture, dust and debris.
“We are honored to have been selected the display provider to the
Northrop Grumman/BAE Team,” remarked Chief Operating Officer, Jason
Wade. “Our organization is fully committed to providing an advanced
display solution that incorporates state of the art display capability
in an incredibly robust packaging. We are excited to be the soldier’s
window to the world for the GCV program visualization package.”
Z Microsystems specialized expertise in ruggedizing hardware helped the
company to win the display component contract with BAE Systems and
About Z Microsystems
For more than 27 years, Z Microsystems has been supplying high
performance and reliable technology to the US military and defense
system integrators around the world. Today, Z Microsystems designs and
manufactures MISSION-READY Solutions for military, industrial,
law enforcement, medical, commercial and other applications. The
company’s ruggedized commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) product offerings
include: rugged mission displays, performance computers, storage
systems, handhelds, video enhancement technology and software and more.
For more information, visit www.zmicro.com.
Jacob Dudzik, 858-831-7058
Source: Z Microsystems