Raytheon announces Small Format Guard to secure data transfer for mobile and tactical forces Small, lightweight, low-power and high throughput for operation outside traditional data centers
WASHINGTON, Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Trusted Computer Solutions (RTCS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), today announced the addition of Small Format Guard™ to its cross domain product portfolio.
Small Format Guard is a software-based multilevel data transfer solution built specifically for mobile and tactical forces with strict size, weight, power and cooling (SWaP-C) requirements. Based on the widely deployed High Speed Guard solution, Small Format Guard supports robust security protocols and is adaptable to specific mission needs. Small Format Guard can operate on a single board computer, an Advanced Telecommunications Computing Architecture (ATCA) processor board or other x86, 64-bit ruggedized platforms providing hardware flexibility.
"Small Format Guard enables Raytheon to deliver its premier guard technology to a wider variety of customers and applications, from highly complex flying data centers with heavy redundancy requirements to land vehicle configurations," said Ed Hammersla, chief operating officer of RTCS. "Small Format Guard delivers the flexibility and security to match the mission."
RTCS products are backed by a seasoned professional services team for installation and customer configuration.
Raytheon Company, with 2011 sales of $25 billion and 71,000 employees worldwide, is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, homeland security and other government markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning 90 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems, as well as a broad range of mission support services. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Mass. For more about Raytheon, visit us at www.raytheon.com and follow us on Twitter @Raytheon.
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