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Data Device Corporation

Connectivity | Power | Control

Data Device Corporation (DDC) is a world leader in the design and manufacture of high-reliability Connectivity, Power and Control solutions (Data Networking Components to Processor Based Subsystems, Space Qualified SBCs and Radiation Hardened Components; Power Distribution, Control and Conversion; Motor Control and Motion Feedback) for aerospace, defense, space, and industrial applications. With awards for quality, delivery, and support, DDC has served these industries as a trusted resource for more than 55 years... providing proven solutions that are optimized for efficiency, reliability, and performance. Data Device Corporation brands include DDC, Beta Transformer Technology Corporation, National Hybrid Inc., North Hills Signal Processing Corp., Pascall Electronics Ltd., and XCEL Power Systems Ltd. DDC is headquartered in Bohemia, NY and has manufacturing operations in New York, California, Mexico, and the United Kingdom. 

Connectivity

Data Bus and Network Solutions Experts

DDC is the world leader in the design and manufacture of data bus and networking technology, offering a broad array of field proven standard and built-to-spec subsystem and box level solutions, circuit card assemblies, hybrid components, multi-chip modules, and software for aerospace, defense and space applications. DDC’s market leading processor based data bus solutions enable efficient avionics and vetronics systems design and upgrades by providing seamless connectivity with MIL-STD-1553/1760, ARINC 429, Fibre Channel, Ethernet, and other protocols.

  • Maximize system performance with the most advanced data bus components
  • Utilize the most compact cards to optimize SWaP constrained systems
  • Access and test avionics systems from anywhere on an Ethernet network computer
  • Minimize development time with advanced software tools and automated code generation

Power

Smart Power Solutions

DDC offers proven Smart Power solutions that enable land, sea, air, and space vehicle systems the ability to utilize and distribute raw and conditioned power more efficiently and reliably. Power management via our Solid-State Power Controller (SSPC) technology, replaces electromechanical switches, relays, and circuit breakers enabling significant SWaP (space, weight, and power) savings along with dynamic, intelligent power control. Power conversion and conditioning via our power supply and power transformer technology provides high quality power in reliable, field-proven, standard and custom "fit and forget" designs for demanding civil aerospace, defense, and industrial applications.

Control

Compact and High Reliability Motion Control Solutions

DDC is a market leader in high reliability motor control and synchro/resolver positioning solutions for aerospace, military, space, and industrial environments. DDC's control products deliver high accuracy positioning and repeatability, while being cost effective solutions that provide much greater reliability, load protection and motion control capabilities.

  • COTS/MOTS solutions for synchro/resolver, LVDT, RVDT, hall, MR feedback, and motor drive and control
  • High accuracy position feedback
  • High-performance position, torque, and speed controllers and drives for 3-phase brushless DC motors
  • Optimized custom integrated high reliability motion control solutions

 

DDC designs and manufactures cards, software, and components for:

Board-level products come in a variety of form factors, including USB, PCI, PCMCIA, PMC, cPCI, PC/104, PC/104-Plus, VME/VXI, PCI-Express and ExpressCard. Component-level products include Ball Grid Array (BGA), ceramic, and plastic packages with numerous lead configuration options. Product lifecycles are extended through software compatibility maintenance across expanding product generations, protecting customers’investments in software development, system testing and qualification of the end product.

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Technical Articles

Avionics Networking Technology (.pdf) (Networking Equipment) Avionics system architects have a wide variety of commercial off the shelf (COTS) choices for networking technologies. The challenge facing many system architects is choosing a cost effective... (View Full Article)
Buses and Networks for Contemporary Avionics (.pdf) (Networking Equipment) MIL-STD-1553 has served the needs of military system integrators for over 30 years, particularly in the area of command and control applications. Nevertheless, contemporary applications such as... (View Full Article)