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1. TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP

SAVE SIGNIFICANT COST

HELIX saves significant cost across development/operations and visibly reduces total cost of ownership

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Assess your mission savings

Saves significant cost, time and effort. Contact us to discuss what it can save for your mission.

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2. rapid development

SHORT TIME TO MARKET

Facilitates rapid development of space solutions, helping to avoid costly delays and significantly improve time to market

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Flightkit

Flightkit is a component-based development platform, designed to build unique flight software packages for any mission, regardless of its objective or scale – whether it’s a single nanosatellite or a large constellation.

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3. End-to-end solution

MAKE THE MOST OF YOUR RESOURCES

End-to-end solution that connects the currently disjointed, fragmented and inefficient space software systems

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How to Future-Proof Your Space Software System

Future-proofing you space software system and making sure it lasts is by no means easy, but launch after launch we are proving that the right products, technology and expertise are exactly what’s needed for success.

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4. SINGLE SPACE SYSTEM

TIGHT INTEGRATION BETWEEN SPACE AND GROUND SYSTEMS

Tight integration between products at the architectural level for significantly improved efficiency, simplicity and clarity

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Benefits of Integrated Space-Ground Software Systems

The ground and space segments of a satellite project are often developed independently of each other and at different life cycles of the mission. Find out about an alternative model-based approach which support for quick and easy integration of flight and ground segments.

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5. SCALABILITY

FROM A SINGLE CUBESAT INTO A CONSTELLATION

Highly scalable to support evolving space systems, easy and straightforward to extend or build new HELIX applications

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Component Based Software

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What does “component-based” software really mean?

Components are the central elements of HELIX. Software systems on many missions perform a number of similar tasks which are provided in HELIX as library components to allows users to quickly cover basic functionality of the system and focus on the development of bespoke components, unique to their particular mission.

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6. Platform- and vendor independence

MULTIPLE HARDWARE VENDORS

Platform- and vendor independent, allowing for a variety of different subsystems, even within a single large constellation

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Say No to Vendor Lock-In: Benefits of an Open and Modular Software System

As a service provider, you may want to take advantage of price competition between hardware manufacturers and make your constellations heterogeneous, comprising satellites from different manufacturers with different capabilities. Learn more about avoiding vendor lock-in.

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7. SIMPLE RE-USE

SAVE TIME ON FUTURE WORK

Simple re-use existing software on new missions, even if the hardware is different, avoiding the need to start from scratch

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Developing Flight Software for Large Satellite Systems

As the New Space market continues to grow, more and more satellite applications require a large number of spacecraft. Find out how to efficiently design flight software to support high-volume development.

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8. HERITAGE

LAUNCHED MISSIONS

Proven heritage and deep expertise on best space software design practices with over 40 missions in orbit

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Launched missions

Over 40 missions in space

Our technology is flight-proven with 40 missions in orbit flying our software.

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9. FLEXIBILITY

EXTEND YOUR SYSTEM

Exceptionally flexible to support extensive configuration or integration with 3rd party software

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HELIX OPS: COMING SOON

A highly flexible and tightly integrated graphical environment for all aspects of mission operations

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10. Architectural clarity

CLEVER SOFTWARE ARCHITECTURE

Architectural clarity for better mission visibility to avoid higher and significant risks at later stages

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The Future of Satellite Software Technologies

The satellite industry is booming like never before and there is no indication that this rapid and sustained growth may halt in the coming years. In this blog post we take a look at the future of satellite software technologies, explore where the industry is heading and how we – as a space software provider – plan to address these challenges.

CORE PRODUCTS

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HELIX FLIGHTKIT: COMING SOON

Newest flight software development environment for better clarity, ease of use, build speed and flexibility

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HELIX OPS: COMING SOON

A highly flexible and tightly integrated graphical environment for all aspects of mission operations

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