Space Micro Delivers Rad Hard Single Board Computer to DLR
San Diego, CA – August 30, 2016 Space Micro announced today that they have delivered their radiation hard space single board computer to the German Space Agency, DLR. Space Micro’s standard image processing computer is the called the Proton 400K, which is based on a multicore silicon on insulator (SOI) chip with over 100 krads (Si) radiation capability, plus SEE mitigation.
Space Micro's CEO David J. Strobel, commented, "Space Micro is witnessing a growing demand for higher performance space processing in small form factors, to support SmallSats in orbits in and above Low Earth Orbit (LEO). Our multicore Proton 400K fits within our growing radiation hardened space product line."