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eWeek: Linux Powers Military Ground Vehicle

Feb 03, 2006, 11:30 (0 Talkback[s])

"iRobot used embedded Linux to build an autonomous UGV (unmanned ground vehicle) aimed at military scouting, guarding, and hauling applications.

"The 'R-Gator' is based on John Deere's diesel-powered, 658cc M-Gator military utility vehicle platform, with control, navigation, and object-avoidance systems based on BlueCat Linux from LynuxWorks..."

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