ruggedization


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ruggedization

[‚rəg·ə·də′zā·shən]
(electronics)
Making electronic equipment and components resistant to severe shock, temperature changes, high humidity, or other detrimental environmental influences.
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With the critical nature of the desired part (883 specs or similar, that are absolutely necessary) having been established, ruggedization can be limited in scope.
CRI is a critical partner for SGI's defense business by serving as an SGI authorized systems integrator for our military customers who require specific ruggedization and custom design services," said Tony Celeste, national director of defense and intelligence business, SGI.
DRS workstation orders over the past five years have exceeded $82 million -- all COTS items that the military has found meet its ruggedization requirements.
One of Cisco's latest L2/L3 Ethernet switches, the 1E-3000, recently proved to be an ideal ruggedization candidate for military use, since this switch was originally designed for industrial Ethernet applications including factory automation, energy and process control, and intelligent transportation systems (ITSs).
The Toughbook 01 is the beneficiary of more than ten years of research and development in the field of ruggedization.
SKY has made a strong statement to the market by extending our capabilities to this level of ruggedization.
The use of such computers in a tactical environment requires a degree of ruggedization or hardening.
Each product features: enhanced ruggedization, durability, and product longevity for military and marine applications.
Founded in 1991, Klas Telecom is an engineering and design company with over 25 years of experience developing innovative communications solutions for use in austere environments where low size, weight, power and ruggedization are required.
Our advanced RF, digital and integrated microelectronics solutions are designed and manufactured with very high levels of reliability, ruggedization and in very small form factors which is essential for our customers and our warfighters.
Optical bonding has been a popular (yet, expensive) method for display ruggedization and enhancement.