Accession Number:

ADA513223

Title:

A Common Bus In-Vehicle Network Architecture for Ground Army Vehicles

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY TANK AUTOMOTIVE RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER WARREN MI

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2009-12-10

Pagination or Media Count:

42.0

Abstract:

Army ground vehicles are equipped with electronic devices e.g. sensors, displays, processors, weapons, etc. to carry out battle missions. A standard interoperable in-vehicle network architecture is required to make onboard electronic devices more efficient, interoperable, and scalable. This report focus on the following topics 1 High Level Common Bus In-Vehicle Network Architecture proposal for army ground vehicles to integrate and expand on-board electronic devices 2 Network protocol and topology selection, and analysis criteria 3 Service oriented architecture compliant software components or modules 4 Compliance with military standards. Additional details are found under the background section.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Systems
  • Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE