The Memory Division of Kaman Precision Products, designer and manufacturer of digital storage systems and media for military and aerospace applications, has announced the Kaman SATA Card, a rugged hermetically sealed card featuring a conveniently small form factor and high memory density.
Reportedly guaranteed to withstand operations in extreme environments, the Kaman SATA Card is compliant to MIL-STD-461F and is ideal for fighter aircraft, helicopters, and ground Army applications.
The Kaman SATA Card features throughput of 100MBps, capacity of up to 512GB, and 3.3V operation. With a stainless steel hermetically sealed enclosure, it can sustain significant shock, humidity and vibration. The SATA Card can operate at temperatures ranging from -40 to +85°C, at altitudes up to 40,000ft.
The Kaman SATA Card uses a standard ATA command set and is compatible with USB-equipped computers/laptops using a ground station adaptor. Contained in the card is an intelligent controller, including reading/writing hardware and software. The card supports declassification commands for highly sensitive applications requiring erasure of data.