September 8, 2008

Trident Space & Defense Exhibits Electronic Components for Space and Ruggedized Solid State Drives at Space 2008

Trident Space & Defense (formerly a division of TRW) will be exhibiting its Electronic Components for Space alongside its Triton Series of ruggedized Solid State Drives (SSDs) at the AIAA Space 2008 Conference and Exposition to be held September 9-11 at the San Diego Convention Center. Space 2008 will be attended by leaders from all elements of the space community, including key government and business decision makers, providing an unparalleled forum for exchange and dialogue and is co-chaired by NASA and the U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center. Trident will be at Booth #238.

Trident Electronic Components for Space

Trident Space & Defense, a recognized industry leader and global supplier of high reliability microelectronic products and services for the Aerospace, Military and Industrial market. Trident's Electronic Components division is the successor organization to TRW Components International Inc. The organization has performed total parts management for nearly every major space agency worldwide since it was founded in 1976. Since then, Trident has supplied components, parts and materials for over 75 spacecraft manufactured in Europe, Asia, and the Americas.

-- Engineering and Design Support

-- Program Management and Procurement Services

-- Parts Evaluation, Testing and Qualification

-- QA Services and Source Inspection

-- Radiation Modeling and Characterization

Rugged Solid State Drive Data Storage with High Performance, Speed and Protection for Today's Data-Intensive Applications

Trident's Advanced Product Group specializes in custom electronic packaging solutions for military and space applications. Trident's Advanced Product Group will be exhibiting alongside the Electronic Components Group and will feature their Triton Series of Solid State Drives, which incorporate SLC Flash memory in a completely solid-state design. Triton SSDs are offered in standard 2.5 inch PATA/IDE or SATA form factor, making them ideal as direct drop-in replacements for conventional rotating hard disks that often fail in harsh environments.

Trident Space & Defense is a Veteran-Owned, Small Business Company. It is an ISO9001:2000 certified and Department of State registered manufacturer. Originally established in 1976 as part of TRW, Trident is well positioned to build on a proven legacy of 30 successful years in supporting over 100 major Space, Military and high reliability Industrial programs.