Commtact Ltd., a specialized developer and manufacturer of communications systems, has announced the release of its new I-Commtact Command and Control software application for unmanned aircraft platforms.
The I-Commtact Command and Control software application is specially designed for simple operation in a variety of mission scenarios. The I-Commtact application enables intuitive operation of various Command and Control modules such as Video Player, Map Engine, Mission Control, and Datalink. Additionally, it provides a fully integrated digital map, real-time imagery and orientation of the unmanned aircraft payload and/or platform.
The I-Commtact may be supplied either as part of complete communications solution or as a stand-alone application. With a minimal required integration time, it can be installed on a PC, tablet or any other computerized hardware.
Ariel Kandel, Commtact’s CEO, commented: “In response to the increasing demand for full turn-key solutions, and in addition to Commtact’s renowned communications products, Commtact has developed the I-Commtact Command and Control software application, which provides an additional command and control segment to our existing and future customers and partners. Commtact’s high-end communication systems are installed on many different manned and unmanned platforms worldwide.”
I-Commtact’s main capabilities include:
- Datalink Control Module: I-Commtact provides reliable real-time data on the parameters of the datalink connection with its platform. The simple datalink control module enables users to easily switch between operational frequencies to receive and manage alerts, including Test and Warning Reports.
- Map Generator: The I-Commtact backbone uses an advanced map engine, which can be modified by Commtact programmers according to the customer’s requirements. The map engine uses precise global coordinates and provides clear presentation without sacrificing critical details.
- Advanced video and image processing: I-Commtact offers its users an advanced video decoder and player embedded in the software, which provide real-time video characterized by high-quality and low-latency.
- Integrated Database: An integrated database is provided with I-Commtact. Using the database, users can store and manage a variety of useful data, such as Targets, Points of Interest (POI), and other libraries and data banks.