Free press releases distribution network?

Agency / Source: Boston Ltd

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!



NVIDIA GPUs and Supermicro UK Servers Fuel Aveillant’s Holographic Radar™ - Holographic Radar technology to become new standard for addressing wind turbine interference with Air Traffic Control systems - Boston.co.uk
NVIDIA GPUs and Supermicro UK Servers Fuel Aveillant’s Holographic Radar™

 

PRZOOM - /newswire/ - St Albans, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom, 2014/01/13 - Holographic Radar technology to become new standard for addressing wind turbine interference with Air Traffic Control systems - Boston.co.uk.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Aviation/Aerospace Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

UK technology company, Aveillant, has successfully completed its two week live demonstrations at Glasgow Prestwick Airport which show that its Holographic Radar™ reliably removes wind turbines from airport radars with no degradation to radar performance, paving the way for wind farms to be safely built near airports.

Having been in development for two years, the Holographic Radar™ builds 3D trajectories of moving objects in its field of view and can intelligently differentiate between various types of objects such as aircrafts or wind turbines. Subsequently, it can reliably detect aircrafts and feed their positioning back to the Air Traffic Control system in real-time, allowing controllers to have a consistent and accurate view of the aircraft at all times when passing over a wind farm, maintaining the safety of pilots and the public.

Wind farms interfere with traditional aviation radars by creating scintillating clouds of clutter on the air traffic controller’s view. To the traditional radar, each turbine blade looks like the wing of an aircraft which appears and disappears as the turbine rotates. This means that for existing wind farms, air traffic has to be re-routed around these clutter clouds as it would be impossible for an air traffic controller to differentiate between the two and follow the track of an aircraft’s route. For these reasons, airports, the MoD and other authorities, regularly object to the building of proposed wind farms causing 5GW of wind power to remain on hold.

Unlike the current generation of ATC radar that scans an area using the familiar antenna rotating around a fixed point with a narrow beam, the Holographic Radar™ constantly looks in all directions at once. By permanently illuminating the entire 3D field of view, the radar sensor captures vast amounts of data which is then processed in real time by a combination of GPU and CPU power in order to determine the dynamic characteristics of each individual target.

“The processing of these large quantities of data would have previously required around a thousand Cray super computers, costing millions and consuming a substantial amount of energy themselves,” said Peter Wurmsdobler, lead software engineer at Aveillant. “Boston Ltd was able to deliver high performance NVIDIA GPU-powered computers from Supermicro UK, making it both technically and economically viable to continuously process all data captured”.

Walter Mundt-Blum, Vice President PSG, EMEAI at NVIDIA commented,“By using NVIDIA Tesla GPUs, the Aveillant team was able to open up airspace which previously was not safe to fly in. Being able to process the data accurately and in real time is not only a benefit to air traffic controllers; it also provides an added level of safety for pilots and the public alike.”

“Having been able to successfully assist in these trials, we’ve been able to offer a complete solution to Aveillant’s computational requirements, providing the optimum combination of density, power efficiency, cost and performance. Best of all, the underlying technology of this solution can be used for a multitude of tasks in other industries, such as weather forecasting, finance, oil & gas or defence” said Dev Tyagi, General Manager, Supermicro UK.

“The most intriguing aspect of this solution is the ability to offer considerably improved safety for commercial aviation by mitigating the effects of wind farm turbines for radar operators. We are very pleased to have been able to support and successfully deploy such a solution,” said Manoj Nayee, Managing Director, Boston Ltd.

About Boston Limited

Boston Limited (boston.co.uk) has been providing first-to-market technology to a diverse client base since 1992. Boston's high performance, mission-critical server, storage and workstation solutions can be tailored for every client. With expertly trained engineers and a dedicated R & D labs facilities, we are able to fully customise the specification, design and branding of a solution in order to help clients solve their toughest business challenges simply and effectively. Since its founding in London, UK, Boston has expanded operations globally. Following on from the successful launch of Boston IT Solutions India in 2009, Boston launched Boston Server & Storage Solutions GmbH in Germany a year later, with offices opening on the East coast of America in 2013.

About Super Micro Computer, Inc.

Supermicro® (NASDAQ: SMCI), the leading innovator in high-performance, high-efficiency server technology is a premier provider of advanced server Building Block Solutions® for Data Center, Cloud Computing, Enterprise IT, Hadoop/Big Data, HPC and Embedded Systems worldwide. Supermicro is committed to protecting the environment through its “We Keep IT Green®” initiative and provides customers with the most energy-efficient, environmentally-friendly solutions available on the market.

About Aveillant

Aveillant is a UK technology company spun off from Cambridge Consultants in October 2011. Cambridge Consultant’s spin-offs have a track record of success, generating a combined market value in excess of £1.5bn and more than 3,000 new jobs. Cambridge Consultants first started working with radar in 1980 and has been developing its capability ever since. They initially focused on short range radar systems specifically designed to provide maximum information on targets in a volume of interest rather than simply detecting objects that are as far away as possible.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Aviation/Aerospace Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Agency / Source: Boston Ltd

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick PRZOOM - Press & Newswire Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Aviation/Aerospace articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


NVIDIA GPUs and Supermicro UK Servers Fuel Aveillant’s Holographic Radar™

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name PRZOOM - Press & Newswire and LINK as the source.
 
  For more information, please visit:
Is this your article? Activate ALL web links by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!
|
Contact: Apostolos Lambrianides - Boston.co.uk 
+44(0)17 2787 6100 apostolos.lambrianides[.]boston.co.uk
 
PRZOOM / PRTODAY - Newswire Today disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Boston Ltd securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Aviation/Aerospace via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!




Read Latest Press Releases From Boston Ltd / Company Profile


Read Aviation/Aerospace Most Recent Related Press Releases:

Embraer Delivers its 1,300th E-Jet to Tianjin Airlines
Thales Alenia Space and SENER Begin their Business Alliance in Optical Payloads for Space Missions
Saab and Embraer Inaugurate the Gripen Design and Development Network in Brazil
AMES Launches New Nacelle and Aerostructure Repair, Overhaul Services Capabilities
Leonardo - SW-4 ‘Solo' Rotary Wing Unmanned Air Vehicle and Advanced Airborne Sensors at Unmanned Warrior 2016
Embraer Signs Agreements with United Airlines and Republic Airways
GE Assigned Maintenance Role for Systems on F-35 Aircraft in Australia
Frost & Sullivan Commends Airbus DS Communications for Adding High Value to the NG911 Market with its VESTA® Solution Suite
Thales Alenia Space Completes the Acquisition of RUAG’s Opto-electronics Business Line
Thales to Equip Avionics Systems on China Southern Newest Boeing 737 Fleet

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
 
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business
Find business coaching, life coaching, executive coaching and corporate coaching, best selling coaching books, ...



PREMIUM Members


Visit  JobsWare.com

Visit  BizJobs.com

Visit  NAKIVO, Inc.







 
  ©2016 PRZOOM — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About PRZOOM | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneur newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today