Hybricon Corporation

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Hybricon Corporation, a Curtiss-Wright Company
Type Public
Industry Defense and Aerospace
Founded 1976
Headquarters Littleton, MA, United States
Products Custom Enclosures and Backplanes
Employees 100
Website http://www.hybricon.com

Hybricon Corporation is a provider of systems packaging solutions serving the Military, Aerospace, Homeland Security, Medical and high-end Industrial markets and develops embedded computing systems and solutions for war fighter critical missions using OpenVPX, VPX, VXS, VMEbus, VME64X, CompactPCI, Rugged MicroTCA, and custom bus structures.

Hybricon is a member of the PCI Industrial Computer Manufacturers Group (PICMG),[1] VME International Trade Association,[2] and member of the OpenVPX Industry Working Standards Group.[3] Hybricon along with Curtiss-Wright were the first to demonstrate a live OpenVPX System at MILCOM in Boston, MA in October 2009. The system includes an OpenVPX backplane in a Hybricon SFF-4 Small Form Factor conduction-cooled chassis with Curtiss-Wright Control small form factor 3U cards.[4]

In 2010, Curtiss-Wright Controls Electronic Systems acquired Hybricon for $19 million in cash.

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