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M&S Suite 19

Features. Performance. Realism.

This year, the launch of Modeling & Simulation Suite 19 is bringing a ton of new features and functionalities.

Whether it be native UE4 exports, X-Plane integration, realistic marine environments, or slung load abilities for aircraft, Suite 19 is packed with new and exciting components. As if that weren’t enough, we are also adding a new member to the Ondulus sensor family by introducing a new product: Ondulus LiDAR.

New in Creator 19

CREATOR CONSOLE
  • New mode Power Users via separate command line executable.
  • Empowers Users to run OpenFlight and Creator Python Scripts on OpenFlight databases.
INTERFACE IMPROVEMENTS
  • Separate Draw Vertex Normals and Draw Light Normals.
  • Independent control over whether Vertex Normals or Light Point Normals are rendered.
  • Normals are now visually distinguishable by their Colour and Normal Length
IMPROVED PERFORMANCE
  • Clamp Texture resolution for load and render performance
  • Selection-based geometry rendering optimization
  • More robust support for existing formats, and added support new texture formats, including XPM – PSD (PhotoShop), and ICO - PBM & PGM.
  • Improves rendering speed of high polygon models.
SCRIPTING ENHANCEMENTS
  • Interactive help and reference in script editor
  • Several additional operations made available through scripting
WIZARD IMPROVEMENTS
  • Building Wizard additions and enhancements to clutter options.
  • Support for Polygonal fonts for Sign Wizard.

New In Terra Vista 19

INCREASED PERFORMANCE ACROSS ALL CDB DATASETS
  • Reduced build overhead for every block in a build across all type of outputs.
  • Optimized Imagery publication w/ feature burn-in.
TOPOLOGY IMPROVEMENTS
  • Improved flattening algorithm & smoothing around flattened areas.
INCREASED INTEROPERABILITY
  • Open Street Map Importer: load OSM and PBF files directly into Terra Vista.
  • Automatically attribute typical/ common features with CDB attribution.

New In Vega Prime 19

NEW MARINE FEATURES
  • New GPU-based wave generation (CUDA).
  • Wave Spectrum Energy Models.
  • Leeward wave dampening.
  • Improved light reflection & shading rendering.
  • Increased mesh resolution.
  • CDB Round Earth Support.
  • Migrated Surf Zone to round earth.
  • Query bathymetric data for seabed level.
CIGI 4.0 SUPPORT
  • Control of sun, moon, & starfield via CIGI Celestial Sphere Control packet.
  • Extended Entity Type CIGI Entity Control packet.
  • Enabling FX on entity based on it appearance state (e.g.: smoke on damaged entity, or missiletrail).
DEFERRED RENDERING
  • Optimized support many simultaneous light sources in the same scene.
  • Benefit night scenes with many light sources and many lights on moving models.

New in HeliSIM 19 and FlightSIM 19

SLUNG LOAD DYNAMIC SIMULATION
  • Tool to train helicopter pilots with operation of slung loads
  • Single & multi-cable slung load dynamics (HELISIM only).
  • Slung load dynamics integrated STAGE+Vega Prime.
EQUATION EDITOR ENHANCEMENTS
  • Intuitive manipulation of mathematical terms.
  • Click-and-drag existing/new terms anywhere in the equation.
PROFILE ANALYSIS TOOL
  • New Profile Preview tool.
  • New Profile Compare window .
  • Generate report to list all differences in selected profile.
  • Compare systems, logic, & implementation.
X-PLANE™ SAMPLE
  • Alternative dynamics simulation engine for X-Plane users.
  • Demonstrate integration of FLIGHTSIM/HELISIM w/X-Plane’s virtual cockpits.
  • Leverage database & visuals offered by X-Plane.

New in Ondulus IR 19

SECONDARY REFLECTIONS
  • Increased realism: adds visible secondary reflections to OTW view.
  • Increase realism infrared simulation for: Near-Infrared (NIR) Short-Wave Infrared (SWIR) Mid-Wave Infrared (MWIR).
MULTIPLE SENSOR SUPPORT
  • Simultaneous support for multiple sensor views and ability to simulate & compare complex sensor fusion combinations.
  • Fusion of multiple sensor sources & images together.
  • Import external fusion sources to other objects in the scene at runtime.
BATHYMETRY DATASET
  • Capacity to vary water depth variation with bathymetry dataset.
DYNAMIC THERMAL TRANSFER
  • Simulate dynamic thermal transfer from one surface to another.
  • Ability to use cues to indicate if a platform with a heat source was present, and for how long.
  • Allow user to configure how platforms will transfer heat (warm-up or cool-down) .
MATERIALIZATION VIEWER
  • New file viewer to evaluate materialization of 3D models.

New in Ondulus Radar 19

NEW MODE: RANGE WHILE SEARCH (RWS)
  • Incorporates Track While Scan (TWS) and Single Target Track (STT) sub-modes.
IMPROVED JAMMERS AND COUNTER MEASURES
  • Augment simulated capacity to react to counter measure simulations.
  • RGS: Range Gate Stealer Electronic Warfare technology.
  • FTG: False Target Generation of radar image generator.
IMPROVED USER CONTROLS
  • Antenna Aperture.
  • Azimuth Scan Rate.
  • Simulate Gain Control.
  • Video Transfer Function.
  • Emitter Offset.

New: Ondulus LiDAR

We are proud to introduce the newest member of the Ondulus family.

NEW LIDAR SIMULATION
  • Point generation from 50K to 300K per sec.
  • Scan pattern types: Classic /Complex / Raster-like.
  • Physically-based reflection model for laser interaction with objects material & face orientation.
  • Simulation of single return per laser pulse.
  • Geo-referencing of LiDAR returns using perfect GPS & IMU information.
  • Open and flexible architecture that supports replacing systems for customization.
  • Correlation synthetic world.
  • OGC CDB Support.
  • View point cloud in context.
  • Take advantage of materialized 3D database.
  • Capacity to integrate with existing data protocol ( LCM ).

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