European technology leader provided Commercial Off The Shelf (COTS) software and development expertise to Gladiator, a new synthetic training system for the UK armed forces. The G
ladiator distributed service delivers a synthetic environment for collective multi-domain operational training. Powered by MAK Technologies’ MAK ONE – a suite of modelling and simulation applications -, third-party plug-ins included a simulation suite of Tactical Data Link products from CogSim Technologies and RTDynamics’ high-fidelity flight and electronic warfare models.
Katie Howe, senior account manager for ST Engineering Antycip, said: “A forward-thinking selection of COTS software and a forward-leaning delivery team led by Boeing Defence UK, MAK Technologies, RTDynamics and CogSim ensured that collaboration was key to the delivery of the programme.”
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