NASA Awards Next-Generation Spaceflight Computing Processor Contract to Microchip Technology

NASA Awards Next-Generation Spaceflight Computing Processor Contract

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Southern California has selected Microchip Technology Inc. of Chandler, Arizona, to develop a High-Performance Spaceflight Computing (HPSC) processor that will provide at least 100 times the computational capacity of current spaceflight computers. This key capability would advance all types of future space missions, from planetary exploration to lunar and Mars surface […]