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MANET radios integrated on new US Army UGV

13th December 2017 - 12:00 GMT | by Beth Maundrill in London


Persistent Systems has teamed up with Endeavor Robotics to provide its mobile ad hoc network (MANET) technology as part of the US Army’s Man-Transportable Robotic System Increment II (MTRS II).

For the new UGV, Persistent Systems’ MPU5 was chosen by Endeavor to be the MANET to provide secure and long-range data communication for C2, video, and CBRNe and other critical sensor data.

The MPU5 radio comes in two forms, handheld and embedded - the latter is optimised for SWaP requirements for unmanned platforms, replacing specialised equipment.

According to Persistent Systems, the MPU5 provides the performance and feature set critical to

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Beth Maundrill


Beth Maundrill

Beth is Deputy Editor - Land at Shephard Media, managing coverage across all formats of …

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