For an important company in the Avionics Sector, Skytecnology has participated in the development and testing of a helicopter blade de-icing system. The planned activities were the following:
- Analysis of functional performance and environmental requirements
- Design of control and power distribution boards
- Study of the coordination of the protections against overvoltage and lightning and detailed design of the boards
- Test of the system integration cards
Skytecnology has won a contract with a major company in the Avionics Industry.
Skytechnoly’s activities focus on the development and validation of the FW inherent to the Code Division MultipleAccess Modulation and Lineariser.
In particular, the activities are the following:
– review and income FW requirements, design, verification plan and selected strategy
– review and update the FW verification test cases
– develop test benches to meet test cases and code coverage
– review and update with the FW architect test stimuli and expected results of each test case for full verification of the FW requirements
Skytecnology has won a contract with a leading international company in the Avionics Industry.
Activities focus on the development and validation of the VIDEO FPGA for a new aircraft.
In particular, the activities are divided into:
-Development of FPGA Video sections: Interlaced-RGB and Text-Overlay
-Support for the Integration in the final FPGA of the Communication and Video blocks
-Support for FPGA functional tests.
SKYTECHNOLOGY is pleased to announce its recent partnership with the BioPMed Pole (https://www.biopmed.eu/), a cluster of over 90 companies in the Life Science and Health sector.
The collaboration aims to increase the services offered by the Pole and support companies with the services and experience of SKYTECHNOLOGY.
Skytechnology’s Governance & Compliance Line recently signed a contract with a rapidly expanding Medical Device Company, specializing in preoperative planning and intraoperative support.
Our Team will support the Company in adapting its Quality Management System and Technical Dossiers to demonstrate compliance with Medical Device Regulation 2017/745.
Skytechnology has closed a new agreement with a multinational leader in the Railway Sector, increasing the partnership with this strategic customer.
The object of the supply is concerning the support for the fault’s analysis of electronic boards.
Our company has a high level of competence in electronic design and has electronic and electrical components knowledge. Skytechnology has specific competencies in analog systems, signal filtering and A / D conversion. All this in a standard environment according EN50155.
Skytechnology has closed an agreement with an important multinational in the AUTOMOTIVE Sector that will allow it to grow further in the already thriving collaboration.
The object of the supply concerns the validation of components, sub-systems and mechatronic systems for application and innovative projects through the development of test benches, tools and data flows.
This project makes use of drawing up of specifications, solution design and development, realization of wiring, implementation and integration of the solution, solution test and documentation (such as manuals, wiring diagrams etc.) trough deep knowledge of ISO26262 standard and availability of toolchain National Instruments.
Skytechnology has closed an agreement with an important multinational in the Railway Sector that will allow it to grow further in the already thriving collaboration.
The object of the supply refers to the set of documents and activities intended for the design and construction of three HW and SW measurement systems.
This system integrates and replaces the test bench instrumentation normally used by operators, with the aim of making it usable and standard at all laboratory workstations.
Skytechnology has closed an important agreement with a multinational world leader in Automation & Electrification.
The customer needs to evaluate AC / DC converter architectures from various manufacturers. The evaluation includes simulations of both functional behavior and immunity to anomalous situations of power supplies according to EN61000. Once the most promising architectures have been chosen, they will be tested thanks to Evaluation Board possibly integrated by ad hoc circuits.
For a major global Space Company, Skytechnology has won the contract to reverse engineer an Ultra High Speed Front End Equipment (UHSFEE) with a multi-link Wizard interface system. It offers a very high-speed bidirectional point-to-point data transmission system.
Within this project, various activities are envisaged:
– Reverse engineering: where a critical analysis of the code will be performed in order to reconstruct its architecture and understand its functioning.
– New release realization.
– ATP reconstruction: In this phase the XML of the test set will be aligned.
For a prestigious customer in the Avionic Market, Skytechnology has won a tender for the design, the development, the documentation and the construction of seven testbenches for testing, and troubleshooting activities, in particular the supply will include the following:
- Electrical and Mechanical Design
- PCB design
- Issue of electrical and mechanical documentation
- Construction and delivery of the testbench.
The supply has as its object the design, implementation and testing of a testbench for engineering purposes of development, debugging and integration of the functionalities. The testbench is intended for the exclusive use of qualified personnel in a laboratory environment.
Skytechnology has won a contract with a major company in the Automotive Sector for the testing of the cars telematic control unit. By reading the logs files we have to find bugs, analyze them, study solutions to solve them and if necessary, write automatic tests.
The tools used are mainly CANalyzer for the simulation of the CAN network, DLTviewer for log analysis, Doors for writing tests and tracking requirements and Python for automating tests.
An important US Space Company has chosen the Skytechnology Multipath Fading Emulator (MFE).
MFE is a SW to control a RF instrument, which allows the user to conduct frequency selective fading tests on microwave radio receivers, implementing Rummeler model. The instrument is built on top of NI hardware platform, thus offering a certain degree of flexibility, in terms of expandability, both functional and hardware.
For a leading company in Robotics SW, Skytechnology has won a project for the automatic programming of robots for bending and welding of metals in 2D and 3D. The project consists in the development in a Windows environment with Visual Studio, VB.NET, and especially in C #, and in the design of the components with the specific tools of the customer.
For a prestigious customer in the Avionic Market, Skytechnology has won a tender for the M-435 PDU RAMS ANALYSES.
The activity involves the refinement of the FTA (Fault Tree Analysis) methodology and the reorganization of the elements to increase readability as well as the production of FMECA (Failure Mode, Effects, and Criticality Analysis) and RELIABILITY PREDICTION documents.
For a prestigious customer in the Avionic Market, Skytechnology has won a tender for the design and the construction of 16 conformal coated IP HV boards and related certification documentation.
The boards are made in IP format (ANSI / VITA 4-1995) for the generation / acquisition of DC / Sinusoid signals (maximum frequency 3KHz).
For an Avionic Company worldwide leader, Skytechnology won the contract for a RAMS activity.
The purpose of the activity is to perform the following analysis on the boards belonging to an electronic unit:
- Reliability prediction
- Safety Analysis
- Maintanibility Analysis
- Testability Analysis
It will be used Windchill Risk and Reliability software.
Skytechnology has won a contract with a major company in the Automotive Sector based on the development and the functional test for the Front Lighting control units.
The main technology will be programming with the C language, the CAN protocol and the Canalyzer tool.
Skytechnology has closed a new collaboration agreement with an important Railway Company on two train subsystems that are being developed at the Italian headquarters of the transport multinational.
In particular, it is a SW verification activity that will test the company skills in the field of compliance with SIL (Safety Integrity Level) 2 and SIL 3 regulations.
Skytechnology has closed a collaboration agreement with an important Railway Company, which provides the implementation of a test bench for the testing of some railway devices. This test bench must include a flexible and scalable HW and SW system, capable of interfacing with some types of control units that must operate on board of the train and manage configurable thermal profiles in order to recreate the usage scenarios.
The new test bench will house a new generation PXI system, and will use a SW application adapted to extend its functionality and manage different HW instruments.
Skytechnology for an important Avionic Company has won a turnkey project for the V&V Software of an application operating on an aircraft mounted radar. The activity involves the realization of Unit tests and Integration tests using the VectorCast suite
An important worldwide Railway Company has chosen Skytechnology to design a new method of automatic test development. Following simple instructions written by a non-expert operator in a text file, this software is able to realize a complex automatic test procedure without the need of a skilled Test Engineer or Software developer. The software is designed using a micro services approach, gaining the advantage to add new instruments and functionalities by just installing and running a new module.
For an Automotive Company worldwide leader, Skytechnology won the contract for a V&V activity. The purpose of the activity is to design and implement the module tests of some vehicles functions already implemented by the customer.
The SW Verification will be carried out with VectorCast tool, while the compiler will be MINGW.
For a leader Avionics Company, Skytechnology won the contract to design and validate a FPGA device implementing a LCD control unit. Main features are: acquisition of video inputs from sensors, selection of active video, video format conversion and control signal generation for the LCD panel.
Skytechnolgy was awarded the contract for a large Railway Company for the construction of a test bench for the verification and maintenance of railway devices mounted on board of the train.
The design and development of mechanical, electrical, software and tests are mainly based on the integration of National Instruments technologies and also on the components and tools from other manufacturers.
“Skytechnology for an established reality in the INTELLIGENT TRANSPORT MANAGEMENT market has won a contract for the development of an application in IOT (Internet of Things) architecture for the management of remote devices dedicated to the control and the surveillance”
Skytechnology has won a contract with an important company in the Automotive Sector to provide support for component development activities on vehicles in the design phase, in particular for functions based on video detection.
The activity consists in drafting the technical specifications, the project plan, and the component validation and definition of installation specifications.
For a leader Space Company, Skytechnology won the contract to design and realize the Test Equipment for the payload part of a satellite. The TE will be able to configure the payload by means of SpaceWire interface, to emulate Telemetries and Telecommands, to acquire the status of about one hundred signals and to store processed data coming from a high speed serial link (2.5 Gbps).
Skytecnology has won a contract with a major company in the Automotive Sector to develop and test Vehicle Functions (VF), which manage the interior and exterior lights of the car.
The most used tools are:
- Understand: used simply as a code editor;
- Softune: used to debug and generate the file executable;
- Doors: database for the requirements;
- CANalyzer: software used to interface with the simulator;
- DIAnalyzer: used for more purposes.
Just to give some examples:
upload a new executable file on the control unit, monitor the diagnostic signals, interact with the control unit by sending and receiving messages;
- CANdela: check the meaning of the diagnostic codes, of the messages that are sent / received between the various nodes of the vehicle and when they are sent.
Skytechnology for an important Space Operator has won a contract for the development of a software application used in on-board test systems.
The solution designed and implemented is a dispatcher / router of data packets, which operates at high speed and is capable of interfacing in input and output with multiple competing sources.
Skytechnology has won a contract for an International Company in the Automotive Sector to develop the change requests on the SW Components of the control panels of the cars already on the market. In this project, the SWCs have been developed in C language. In particular, the project concerns the graphics of the framework; to do this are used tools such as Synergy or Git for the versioning of SWCs, Multi green hills to load the SW on the switchboard and Eclipse as IDE for code changes. To verify that the changes have been successful, the code is tested on a test panel connected through a car simulator and a CANcaseXL and managed with Vector CANalyzer.
Skytechnology for an International customer in the Space Sector has developed a test system.
The system allows the verification of space components mounted on the satellite, and consists of industrial PCs and SpaceWire cards.
Skytechnology will attend to the Aerospace & Defense Meetings in Torino OVAL LINGOTTO Via Giacomo Matté Trucco, 70 the November 26/27.
Skytechnology will show its experiences in the Aerospace & Defense industry about Board and FPGA design, DO-254 Certification Support and FPGA Functional verification services using System Verilog and UVM.
Skytechnology will meet the other participants to the meeting to enforce its relationship and collaboration with the major companies in this sector.
For a leading Avionics Company, Skytechnology won the contract for the verification activities according to DO-254 DAL A of two FPGAs implementing I/O functions. Mains activities are: testbench development, test cases coding, RTL simulations, code coverage, traceability.
For a leading Avionics Company, Skytechnology won the contract for the development of a FPGA implementing Video Processing function, including source to display routing, source mixing, symbol overlaying. Moreover, the FPGA verification activities according to DO-254 DAL C is foreseen.
On 10 October 2019 Skytechnology will be present with a boot at the “2019 NI Aerospace and Defense Forums” at Appia Park Hotel – Roma; a series of one-day industry-focused events that offer engaging keynotes, technical presentations, demonstrations, exhibits and customer solutions.
Skytechnology will exhibit its expertise on:
•Emission and Susceptibility test system
• ATE with NI platform
• STTE Systems
• Electronic warfare and SW Radio
Skytechnology is a sponsor of the “51th Annual Meeting of the Associazione Società Italiana di Elettronica (SIE)” that will be held in Rome, Italy from June 26 to 28, 2019. Skytechnology will attend the meeting to enforce its collaboration with academic institutions and PhD students.
Join us and visit our stand to take an overview of our product and services and explore the possibility of collaboration.
Skytechnology together with industrial partners and research and academic bodies has won an AGRIFOOD project for the detection of molecules prohibited in some foods. Skytechnology will take care of the design and construction of the physical subsystem able to perform these measurements directly in the field and in real time.
For an important world leader in the Automotive Sector, Skytechnology has won two contracts for the development of drivers for a robotized gearbox control unit in the Power Train area.
The language used is typically C, but some developments are also made in the Autosar environment.
For an important worldwide leader in the Automotive Sector, Skytechnology has won a contract for system integration relating to a telematic control unit project.
As part of the activity, the Yocto build system and the Git versioning system are used, while the scripting language is mainly Python.
For a leading Railway Company Skytechnology won the contract to design and to develop a Testbench used to validate on board Units to control the train asset. The Testbench is realized using tools provided by National Instrument.
The main tasks to be carried out are: reverse engineering and improvement of the SW Test, Testbench development, test execution using custom HW tools and simulation environment.
For a leading Avionics Company, Skytechnology won the contract for the verification activities of two boards used in a Primary Display Control Unit in the frame of DO-254 DAL A certification. The boards are based on FPGAs and the main tasks to be carried out are: test procedures definition, testbench development, simulation execution and hardware test execution using the real target and a dedicated testbench.
For an important worldwide Aerospace Company, Skytechnology won the contract to support the customer software team in the development of a system dedicated to airborne surveillance. In particular, the implementation concerns the management of the RF subsystems.
For a leading Avionics Company, Skytechnology won the contract to design a VPX 3U communication board. The board is equipped with an Intel Cyclone V FPGA and its main purpose is the implementation of MIL-1553, Arinc-429, RS-485 and Can interfaces. In the frame of the contract, Skytechnology has to deliver and test three prototypes of the board.
For a leading Avionics Company, Skytechnology won the contract to support the verification activities of a IFF/Transponder system in the frame of DO-254 DAL C certification.
Main tasks are: test procedures definition, testbench development, simulation execution and hardware test execution using the real target and a dedicated testbench.
Skytechnology will attend to the “Job Fair @ Polito – Under 250“.
The event will take place at the Polytechnic University of Turin (piano 2 della Cittadella Politecnica di Corso Castelfidardo 39, Torino) March 19 from 8.30 am to 5.00 pm.
On this day, Skytechnology will meet students to introduce them to the company, its skills and job opportunities.
For a leading industrial group in the Construction of Trains, especially at high and very high speed Skytechnology has won a contract to provide contributions to the projects of BMS and Tilting systems with Project Management activities.
In particular, we deal with the BMS (Boogie Monitoring System) and Tilting, that is the train carriage control system and the inclination management system to maintain the train’s cornering stability even at very high speeds.The main objective of a BMS is to detect the instability of the trolley, thus providing the input to the anti-derailment system, and to detect the temperature at the level of the bushes, where the wheels are hooked to the trolley axis, to monitor overheating dangerous.
For a major world leader in the Automotive sector Skytechnology has won a contract for the design and building of a Proof Of Concept (POC), related to an InfoTainment system, in the system integration area, to make living together, on the same board , two different operating systems like Android and Linux.
Randstad Technologies, the division specialized in research and selection of IT profiles of Randstad Italia, in collaboration with Skytechnology, a leading company in the field of Embedded design, is proud to present you the:
LINUX EMBEDDED & AUTOSAR ACADEMY
The Campus will start on March 4 in Turin and will last 4 weeks, during which there will be a classroom training from Monday to Friday from 9.00 to 18.00.
Who are we looking for?
• Graduates in Physics, Mathematics – Electronic Engineering, Computer Science, Automation and similar
• Good knowledge of C language and structured and object-oriented programming
• Good knowledge of English (intermediate level B1-B2)
• Desire to get involved and attitude to teamwork
• Strong passion for the Embedded and Automotive world
What we offer?
• Entry into the company with a permanent contract
• Free training on a technology strongly requested by the market, directly in the company and in collaboration with the Politecnico di Torino
• Dynamic and international context where you can grow professionally
• Team building and case studies with your campus colleagues
• Free accommodation for out-of-town guests
The end of the training period is therefore to insert the resources directly in the company and to work on important projects in the automotive field at the most important Italian customers in the sector.
Place of work: Turin and Milan
For a major world leader in the Automotive sector, Skytechnology has won a contract for the development of new features related to the vehicle control unit: Body Computers Management (BCM), using the C language and the CAN and LIN communication protocols.
As a subcontractor for an ESA project, Skytechnology won the contract to design a solid state mass memory for a CubeSat payload. The board is equipped with SLC NAND Flash memories and M-RAM components.
Skytechnology won the contract to provide a test fixture for the functional test procedures of a RF board. The fixture is composed by mechanical supports, electronic boards, cables and a control panel and will be used to interface the DUT with the existing ATE in order to run tests.
For an important worldwide Tier 1 Automotive Company, Skytechnology won a contract to define SW Unit Testing process according to safety (ISO 26262) and automotive (A-SPICE) standards.
The process will cover code static analysis and unit testing (black and white box). It is foreseen a phase 2 contract too intended to cover the appropriate use of tools to perform the tasks.
For a leading Avionics Company, Skytechnology has obtained the contract to support the DO-254 DAL C certification activities of an FPGA based avionics SDR. Main activities are: documentation assessment, test procedures definition, testbench development and simulation execution.
For a leading Avionics Company, Skytechnology won the contract to carry out the verification activities of a FPGA board used in a Flight Control Computer in the frame of DO-254 DAL A certification. Main tasks are: test procedures definition, testbench development, simulation execution and hardware test execution using the real target and a dedicated testbench.
For a major world leader in the Avionic Sector, Skytechnology has won a contract for the implementation of new features of a remote piloting system for flight missions, with the use of C ++, Linux and QT5 for the graphics.
Skytechnology has won a contract for a leading global company in the Automotive Sector for the development of new functionalities including the emergency call in the context of a telematics project using the Linux embedded operating system and C ++ language.
For an important worldwide Automotive Company, Skytechnology has won a contract for the development of an human machine interface for its subsystems.
In particular, the implementation concerns the new dashboards mounted on the vehicles.
Skytechnology has won two contracts for an important global leader in the Automotive Sector for the design, build and execution of test cases concerning the system requirements of a Telematic Box using the products: IBM’s Rational Doors and National Instruments’s TestStand
For an important worldwide Railway Systems Company, Skytechnology won a contract to support preparation and review of software documentation according to the American standard IEEE Std 1588-2004.
For an important worldwide Train Builder Company, Skytechnology trained Software and System Engineers of two Italian sites on the application of EN 50657, the functional safety norm applicable to rolling stock software.
Training was composed of
- In-class presentation about EN 50657 requirements with a special focus on difference with respect to EN 50128:2001 and EN 50128:2011
- Specific focus on defensive programming, unit testing techniques
- Final test to verify training effectiveness
For an important worldwide Avionic Company, Skytechnology has won the contract for the design verification of two boards. Test procedures have to be defined and tests conducted to cover all requirements. Specific tools and software will be used to execute tests and collect results.
For an important worldwide Avionic Company, Skytechnology has won the contract for the FPGA design of a digital signal processing chain to elaborate images from IR camera. Input data acquired from the Camera-Link interface are processed by a custom algorithm and sent to host processor through PCIe interface via DMA. The target device is a Xilinx Kintex Ultrascale.
Randstad Technologies, the division specialized in research and selection of IT profiles of Randstad Italia, in collaboration with Skytechnology, a leading company in the field of embedded design, is proud to present you at @campusparty the:
LINUX EMBEDDED ACADEMY
The Campus will take place in Torino, will start around the middle of October, and will last for 6 weeks.
At the end of the training, you will have the opportunity to increase the skills acquired and actively contribute to projects in various technological fields for large companies, leaders in the design and production of high-tech systems and components in the automotive and aerospace sectors.
As an embedded engineer software, you will participate in the design of complex real-time systems in the automotive or avionics field, for example, telematics or infotainment projects for major automotive companies or on-board systems projects for avionics. You can take care of the design, implementation, testing of SW modules and drivers for embedded systems.
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A world leader Railway Train builder has given to Skytechnology the contract to update and redesign, for an important Italian plant, the process to develop and manage FPGA and programmable components in order to meet functional safety requirements agreed with the Independent Safety Assessor.
For a world leader in Automotive components, Skytechnology won HW design activities including support and testing of a DC / DC power converter in the motor sport sector. In particular, it is a matter of developing two DC regulators of medium and high power to be fitted on motorcycles and top-class racing cars. The tools used for the development are LTSpice for the electronic simulation of the power and signal conditioning stages, Matlab and Simulink for advanced simulations.
Skytechnology will attend to the AEE (Aviation Electronics Europe) exhibition in Munich on June 19th and 20th bringing its experience in the Avionics sector of HW, FPGA, Firmware / Software and Test Systems.
Two of its products will also be exhibited:
- VP-2101 Open VPX Board
- TCP / IP Offload Engine TOE FX-101
Skytechnology won a contract as a subcontractor for a ESA project, to supply a prototype card for a transceiver based on an Intel Arria 10 FPGA. The board will be equipped with a 1 Gsps ADC, a 210 Msps DAC, STD-1553 interface, CAN bus, RS-422, etc. The card will be used to validate algorithms developed by partners in the frame of the project.
For a world leader in the Automotive market, Skytechnology has won a contract for the development and the test of a set of new features to be activated on a Telematics’ Box platform; in particular, the new implementations concern the parts of lifecycle and networking.
For an important company operating in the Defence market, Skytechnology won the contract for the design and realization of a Test Equipment for the validation and test of the control system for a IR decoys launcher.
The Test Equipment handles about 800 signals with different standards in order to emulate the real operating conditions.
For an important provider of EW Systems, Skytechnology won the contract for the design and implementation of the control and signal acquisition sub-system of a digital receiver used to acquire and analyze the radiofrequency spectrum. A FPGA device is used to interface the receiver for downloading acquired data and to pre-process samples to be stored in processor memory, handling optical interfaces, DDR4 memories, PCIe 3.0, 10-Gbit Ethernet, etc.
For an important worldwide Space Company Skytechnology has won the contract for the update of Space Wire Web Data Preparation Tool, Space Wire FEE and UHS Front end Validation by mean of those upgrades, it will be possible to manage up to 0ne Million of data packages due to daily usage, some improvements will be implemented (p.e. some Graphic user interface)
SpaceWire is a standard for high-speed links and networks for use onboard spacecraft, easing the interconnection of: sensors, mass-memories and processing units.
For an important worldwide Avionic Company, Skytechnology has won the contract for the RAMS analysis of some sub-systems. For each electronic board is performed an analysis according to specific parameters depending on application (such as MIL-HDBK-217G). The analysis is done by mean of both standard tools and/or custom developed analysis tools.
The RAMS activity to be done consists of:
- Reliability prediction
- FMEA, FMECA analysis
- Fault tree analysis
For an international Railway Company, Skytechnology has delivered a solution to capture signal data coming from a train simulator based on NI CompactDaq. With this system is possible to acquire data in real time from train brakes, process, store and represent such data with a composite synoptic.
Skytechnology for an important Railway customer has developed an environment for the design and the automatic tracking of the SW functional tests.
The benefits of Skytechnology’s solution are as follows:
- the test designer can design functional tests with data automatically acquired from the SW design and development environment, avoiding misalignments between the data used and the applicable data;
- automatic control of the consistency of the entered data;
- real-time update of direct and reverse matrices between SW requirements and functional tests;
- automatic generation of the test procedures document;
- centralization of the test data in the SW design and development environment;
- integration of test with development data, organized in incremental baselines;
Skytechnology, for an Avionic measurement system, has won the acquisition subsystem of a torsion sensor. An electronic board has been developed to acquire the signals from the sensor, which are processed and sent to a display system. The firmware development is based on an Infineon microcontroller and the Human Machine Interface is developed using a lab-windows cvi environment.
Skytechnology as part of its Governance & Compliance service line supports a leading Railway company in defining a software development process complying with international standards EN50128: 2011 / EN50657 and in the implementation of a testbench management process, including qualification, in accordance with CENELEC standards.
Skytechnology starts the cooperation with a leading Railway company in the development of testing and simulation systems for the development and validation of electronic control subsystems. The know-how transfer is done by supporting the customer in the following fields: Labview, TestStand, VeriStand, EN50657.
For a company leader in Avionic market, Skytechnology won the contract for the design and realization of the NDIMP testbench that will be used for troubleshooting. The test bench is designed to interface the module, providing all the required stimuli and handling the output signals, including the functional bus, the MIL-STD-3910, MIL-STD-3838 and Arinc-429 buses. A specific software will be developed to execute test routines and generate reports.
For an important Power Converter Solutions Company, Skytechnology has won the contract for the delivery of a test bench to be used for recharging battery systems. Those system shall be used for recharging battery of electrical vehicle such as little track used for carrying the goods in the city center.
This project consists of:
- Design and development of a test bench using the so-called “Components of the shelf” instrumentation
- Design and development of signal conditioning boards
- Design and development of automated test sequence by using National Instruments software suite
- Support in order to improve the design and testability of the customer system
For an important provider of Radar and EW Systems, Skytechnology won the contract for the design and realization of the power and signal distribution motherboard of an active electronically scanned array. The board is designed to handle the power to be supplied to active modules and the control signals necessary for the array control, composed by a total of 300 elements. The number of elements, the board dimensions and the currents to be handled are the critical factors that make the project a big challenge
For an important worldwide Space Company Skytechnology has won the contract for the Space Wire Web Data Preparation Tool.
This project consists of the Design and Development of:
- Server application, dedicated to preparing scenarios and generating data for the Space Wire front end.
- Web Interface to use the Server Application.
SpaceWire is a standard for high-speed links and networks for use onboard spacecraft, easing the interconnection of: sensors; mass-memories and processing units.
For an international Railway Component Company, Skytechnology will provide consultancy services to capture signal data coming from a train simulator. Signal data are collected by NI CompactDaq, safely stored and then processed to graphically represent the values by means of a synoptic.
Skytechnology wins the contract to provide an important Defense Company with a test-jig to verify a module of an Electronic Warfare System.
Through a graphical interface, the operator can select and execute the tests and analyze the results. A specific interface board has to be design to handle all the modules under test interfaces: multi-gigabit transceiver, RS-485, LVDS, etc. The test-jig can be configured for both conduction cooled and air cooled modules.
Skytechnology will participate in the eighth edition of NI Aerospace and Defense Forum, the National Instruments event dedicated to the Aerospace and Defense sector that will take place on April 6 in Rome.
We will be present in the exhibition area, where we will show:
- A solution for the performance evaluation of digital radio equipment, in the presence of multipath fading phenomena typical of the long-range communications. The product, based on N.I. technology will be available to the visitors to test the features of the proposed solution.
- A solution for the automatic generation of functional tests, for the validation of control units in real time contexts.
Come and visit us to discuss your projects with our experts.
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For a major worldwide Space company, Skytechnology has won the contract for the Design and development of a general-purpose software application dedicated to manage data flow from a generic interface to a link 0MQ.
This software shall be compatible with both Windows 7 and Linux distribution
For an important worldwide Avionic company, Skytechnology has won the contract to design, develop and build a test equipment to be used for the RF front-end of a transponder. It includes: RF instrumentations, load and adapter, high power components, digital interfaces, and a specific software to execute test routines and generate standard reporting.
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For a major Avionic company, Skytechnology won the contract to replace and obsolete ASIC. Within the contract, Skytechnology main charge is the re-targeting of the VHDL code to a FPGA component in order to obtain a Fit Form and Function (FFF) device to replace the obsolete one and the validation of the project through the development of a suitable test jig that allows the functional test of the new device and the comparison with the one in use.
For a major Avionic company, Skytechnology won the contract to replace an obsolete FPGA. Within the contract, Skytechnology main charge is the re-targeting of the VHDL code to a new FPGA component in order to obtain a Fit Form and Function (FFF) device to replace the obsolete one. The validation of the project will be carried out by back-annotated simulation comparing results with the old one.
For a major International Space company Skytechnology won the contract to design, develop and test a mixed analog/digital board, based on FPGA and proprietary ASIC. The FPGA used is the Microsemi RT4G150, aiming to emulate the FPGA of the EQM/PFM boards.
For a major International Space company Skytechnology, thanks to its strong know how and expertise on standard Space protocols (Space Wire, WBDH and Wizard), has won the contract for the HW and SW tests on new platform using these kinds of protocols. SpaceWire, WBDH and Wizard are a standard for high-speed and not high speed links and networks for use onboard spacecraft, easing the interconnection of: sensors, mass-memories and processing units.
For an important worldwide Space company Skytechnology has won the contract for the Upgrade of Space Wire FEE Version 2 XCU IF protocol. SpaceWire is a standard for high-speed links and networks for use onboard spacecraft, easing the interconnection of: sensors, mass-memories, processing units’,etc., etc.
Skytechnology main change is the implementation of a continuous mode that can follow a timeline
For a major International Space company Skytechnology won the contract for the customization of the TOE-FX 101 IP core implementing a TCP-IP Offload Engine. The design has to be implemented on an Altera Stratix V device providing three 1 Gbit Ethernet interfaces with a sustained rate of 300Mbit/s and up to 8 active connections each. A user interface has to be developed to configure the connection parameters.
For an important worldwide Space company Skytechnology has won the contract for the obsolescence management and design upgrade of electronics subsystems to be used on PRISMA project.
PRISMA (Hyperspectral Precursor of the Application Mission) is an Earth Observation system satellite developed by ASI.
Within EUCLID project, Skytechnology is in charge of worst-case analysis and testing of some power supply board.
Euclid is an ESA mission to map the geometry of the dark Universe.
For an important worldwide Avionic company, Skytechnology has won the contract to design, develop and build a test bench in order to realize a standard serviceability test for a general purpose computer that perform Defensive Aids management functions and calculations. This system allows the pilot assistance in achieving the mission successfully.
For a major International Railway Systems company, Skytechnology provided consulting services, with relation to an anti-skid software component, for obtaining the CE certificate in accordance with Directive 2008/57/EC on the Interoperability of the Rail System within the Community.
For an important worldwide Space company, Skytechnology has won the contract to develop an Ultra High Speed Front End Equipment (UHSFEE) with a Wizard multi-link interface system. It offers an ultrahigh-speed bidirectional point-to-point data transmission system.
For an international Railway component company, Skytechnology will provide consultancy services to document and validate the wheel slide Protection software of a grinding machine train according to Safety Integrity Level 2 requirements.
Railway Company developing software must comply with European norm EN 50128:2011.
For the Customer is one of the first projects in accordance with the new edition of EN 50128.
For an important worldwide Space company, Skytechnology has won the contract to develop a New WBDH (Wide Band Data Handler) FEE (Front End Equipment). This is the test bench devoted to interface the WBDH bus for acquisition and storage purposes.
For an important worldwide Space Company, Skytechology has won the contract to develop a SpaceWire Front End Equipment (SPW FEE). This is an integrated and scalable SpaceWire multi-link system. It offers an enhanced data and timing management on the SpaceWire layer and can be used to send command and control to the Unit Under Test (UUT) and retrieve scientific data as continuous data stream.
For an important worldwide Avionic company, Skytechnology has won the contract to develop a troubleshooting testbench to support the logistic department in testing and repairing the field returning boards.
Under the contract, Skytechnology main charge is the development of the hardware interface to the board, supporting the entire required standard (MIL-STD-1553, Arinc-429, RS-485, etc.)
With an important worldwide Avionic company, Skytechnology has won the contract to support the DO-254 Level B certification of two FPGAs used in avionic systems for video processing applications.
Under the contract, Skytechnology main charge is the development of simulations for 100% coverage of VHDL, the production of all documentation required by the standard, and the requirements traceability through implementation to tests.
For an important worldwide Space company, Skytechnology has won the contract for the reproduction of some Egse building block based on Industrial PC for SpaceWire bus standard connection. SpaceWire is a standard for high-speed links and networks for use onboard spacecraft, easing the interconnection of: sensors; mass-memories; processing units etc, etc. Skytechnology main charge is to reproduce and deliver these subsystem as if it was the customer’s production.
For an important worldwide Avionic company, Skytechnology has won the contract for the support of both program manager and Program engineering manager during all the 2016.
The activity consist of: Analysis of logistic support, Obsolescence managing, Analysis of maintenance, Faults analysis, Reporting.
On 18 and 19 November Skytechnology will be present on the stand of Lazio INNOVA in “Aerospace & Defense 5th International Business Convention” for the Aerospace Industry in Turin Lingotto Fiere.
“Aerospace & Defense” in Turin is the only international business convention for the aerospace and defense industry organized in Italy.
For an important worldwide Avionic company, Skytechnology has won the contract for the design, development, test and related documentation of a complex real-time system.
This software is dedicated to manage the territory surveillance and patrolling using unmanned aircrafts.
An important issue of this development is a strong use of the methodologies and tools related to the avionic environment.
Training and safety culture are a key element to implement a safety programme.
For a worldwide Truck & Bus Company, Skytechnology is offering a set of training to more than 100 people about the safety norm “ISO 26262 Road vehicles — Functional safety”.
For an important worldwide leader in Energy & Automation market, Skytechnology has won the contract to develop Software for potentially safety critical products to be used into submarine installations.
One feature of this product is the software in charge of supervise the control board of medium power switches in order to improve the system safety and reliability.
With an important worldwide Avionic company, Skytechnology has won the contract to support the DO-254 Level B certification of two boards used in avionic systems of the AW101 aircraft.
The boards are equipped with a processor and a FPGA.
Under the contract, Skytechnology main charge is the development of simulations for 100% coverage of VHDL, the hardware test execution on the target board, the production of all documentation required by the standard, and the requirements traceability through implementation to tests.
Skytechnology has been chosen as Compliance Partner for the Development and Implementation of the ISO 26262 in the Development Process of a Major Truck Manufacturer.
This long-term program has been started in 2014, Skytechnology has contributed since the beginning leveraging on the expertise gathered working in similar contexts for other worldwide organizations and research institutions (see www.aidamodel.org for details).
The 2015 phase of the plan will foresee training, a strategy for safety awareness and guidance on the first pilot projects.
For an important worldwide Aerospace company Skytechnology has won the contract for the development of Egse subsystems based on SpaceWire.
SpaceWire is a standard for high-speed links and networks for use onboard spacecraft, facilitating the interconnection of:
- processing units
Skytechnology main charge is to develop and validate software to manage Front End Electronics subsystems.
An important worldwide Aerospace company has chosen Skytechnology to develop the Automatic Test Equipment (ATE) of two airborne modules, a landing system and a distance measuring equipment. The ATE is composed by RF instruments controlled by a specific software developed by Skytechnology to execute the Test Procedure and to support the operator for troubleshooting.
Skytechnology has won a contract with an international leader in electronic and information solutions for Defense and Aerospace to resolve the obsolescence of an electronic component. Within the contract, Skytechnology main charge is the design of a Fit Form and Function (FFF) device to replace the obsolete one and the validation of the project through the development of a suitable test jig that allows the functional test of the new device and the comparison with the one in use.
With an important worldwide Avionic company, Skytechnology has won the contract for the development and the manufacturing of the IO COMM board of a latest generation cockpit. In the context of the contract, Skytechnology will be in charge to design the electronic board, to produce and test the prototypes.
Skytechnology a Compliance and Embedded systems Services Company and Omnia Electronics an Industrialization and Manufacturing Services Company have participated to the Embedded World 2015 in Nurnberg, where have announced the VP-2101 board, a jointly developed board.
The VP-2101 is a 3U OpenVPX™ multifunction I/O board, designed for the most demanding applications, combining system-on-chip capabilities together with the flexibility of interfaces customization via several available add-on modules.
For an important worldwide leader in Energy & Automation market, Skytechnology has won the contract to validate Software developed for potentially safety critical products.Skytechnology main charge is to run module test in black box mode and integration test of Software Interfaces.
At the end of the activity a test report will be issued. Skytechnology can support its customer to obtain Software Certification.
Skytechnology has won a contract with an important worldwide Avionic company for the development of the HDL test-benches of a latest generation cockpit. The system consists of a board processor SBC and a motherboard designed to accommodate all the boards that compose the system.
Skytechnology has won a contract with an important worldwide Avionic company for the development of the HDL test-benches of the GMUX board. In the context of the contract, Skytechnology will be in charge to implement the design of the adapter needed to the validation of the GMUX board.
With an important worldwide Avionic company, Skytechnology has won the contract to support the DO-254 Level B certification of two FPGAs used in the flight control system of the aircraft AW609. Under the contract, Skytechnology main charge is the development of simulations for 100% coverage of VHDL, the hardware test execution on the target board, the production of all the documentation required by the standard, and the requirements traceability through implementation to tests.
With an important worldwide Avionic company, Skytechnology has won the contract to support the DO-254 Level A certification of the DIPRO board used in the anti-icing the system of the AW609 aircraft. The board is equipped with a processor and a FPGA. Under the contract, Skytechnology main charge is the development of simulations for 100% coverage of VHDL, the hardware test execution on the target board, the production of all documentation required by the standard, and the requirements traceability through implementation to tests.
Skytechnology won the contract with an important worldwide Avionic company to support the DO-254 Level A certification of the DICON board used in the anti-icing the system of the AW609 aircraft. The board is equipped with a processor and a FPGA. Under the contract, Skytechnology main charge is the development of simulations for 100% coverage of VHDL, the hardware test execution on the target board, the production of all documentation required by the standard, and the requirements traceability through implementation to tests.
For an important worldwide Railway systems company, Skytechnology has won the assessment of the brake software for the ETR1000 using the RAMS norm EN 50128. Railway train homologation is based on the use of complex development standards to be assessed by qualified personnel and Skytechnology was chosen for this reason.
The assessment includes:
- review of all project software deliverables
- weakness and critical issues identification
- corrective actions verification
- Software Assessment Report