Tilcon Software and Dy 4 Systems Aim for Aerospace and Defense Markets

4/7/2004 - Tilcon Software and Dy 4 Systems have entered into an alliance to provide a fully integrated state-of-the-art rugged hardware and graphical Human-Machine Interface (HMI) solution for the Defense and Aerospace market. Based on Wind River Platforms, the Tilcon Interface Development Suite (IDS) now supports Dy 4’s industry leading INSIGHTSTM Graphics PMC and Imaging Platform hardware.

The Tilcon IDS is used worldwide by manufacturers of mission-critical devices to rapidly design, develop and deploy sophisticated Human Machine Interfaces.

“Tilcon’s embedded graphics technology has already been proven to meet the demands of aerospace and defense customers”, said Prosanto Sarkar, Director of Marketing for Tilcon Software. “As a Wind River Premier Partner, we recognize the advantages of aligning ourselves with industry leaders. Our new relationship with Dy 4 -- a recognized market leader in high-integrity embedded computing – serves to further enhance our position in the aerospace and defense market.”

Dy 4 Systems, a division of Curtiss-Wright Controls Inc., is the world's leading provider of harsh environment, high-performance processing solutions for real-time, embedded Defense and Aerospace applications.

“Tilcon’s IDS allows customers to rapidly prototype and develop demanding graphical interfaces for ground, naval and avionics systems" said Grant Courville, Dy 4's product marketing manager for Graphics, CompactCore and Safety Certifiable products. “Combining the Tilcon IDS software with Dy 4’s rugged graphics and imaging products allows our mutual customers to build sophisticated graphics applications in a greatly reduced time.”

“Wind River has a long history of providing reliable and proven solutions to the aerospace and defense market,” said Marc Serughetti, director of marketing for Wind River Systems. “By providing an integrated set of technologies based on Wind River Platforms, Tilcon Interface Development Suite, and Dy 4 processing solutions, aerospace and defense integrators can minimize their risks and reduce development time for visual information systems.”

About Tilcon Software, Ltd. (www.tilcon.com)
Tilcon has over 14 years' experience in developing user interface tools for real-time and embedded application developers. The Tilcon Interface Development Suite (IDS) is used worldwide by manufacturers of mission-critical systems and devices to rapidly design, develop and deploy sophisticated Human Machine interfaces.

About Dy 4 Systems (www.dy4.com)
Dy 4 Systems designs high-integrity, embedded computing solutions for military and aerospace applications. Based on open architecture standards, Dy 4’s boards, software, and systems are deployed in mission-critical, high-reliability applications. Coupled with best-in-class products, Dy 4 also provides complete life cycle management, program management, and tailored customer support services. Dy 4 is a division of Curtiss-Wright Controls Inc.

About Wind River (www.windriver.com)
Wind River is the market leader in device software optimization. Wind River enables companies to develop and run software faster, better, less expensively and more reliably. Wind River Platforms tightly integrate a rich set of market-leading operating systems, development tools and middleware with services to provide a complete foundation that meets the specific requirements of a vertical market. Wind River’s products and professional services are used in multiple markets including aerospace and defense, automotive, digital consumer, industrial, and network infrastructure. Companies from around the world turn to Wind River to create the most reliable products and to accelerate their time to market. Founded in 1981, Wind River is headquartered in Alameda, California, with operations worldwide.

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