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Company Information:

Company Name: Real-time Innovations, Inc.
City: Sunnyvale
State: CA
Zip+4: 94089-1318
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: http://www.rti.com
Phone: (408) 990-7422

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $2,016,714.00 21
SBIR Phase II $11,642,491.00 16
STTR Phase I $299,586.00 3
STTR Phase II $749,842.00 1

Award List:

Extending Controlshell For Intelligent Reactive Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Stanley A. Schneider , President
Award Amount: $70,000.00

Extending Controlshell For Intelligent Reactive Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Stanley A. Schneider , President
Award Amount: $593,237.00

Architectural Patters for Real-Time Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOC
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $75,000.00

Reusable Software Components for Materiel Handling

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Stan Schneider
Award Amount: $120,000.00
Abstract:
Not Available The objective of this proposal is to demonstrate a single chip GPS receiver with architecture and manufacturing process appropriate to both commercial and military applications. The project covers the design, manufacture and test of an integrated circuit, which requires only an input… More

Reusable Software Components for Materiel Handling

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Stan Schneider
Award Amount: $730,000.00

Adaptable/ Reusable Hardware/Software Architectures and Components for Future Combat System (FCS) Automated Resupply

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Gordon Hunt, Senior Applications Eng.
Award Amount: $119,197.00
Abstract:
Progress in the area of intelligent automation is impeded by the lack of standardized architectures that promote software reuse. Conventional design methodologies require tailored software solutions that are expensive to implement and difficult to modify.This proposal addresses the need for… More

Generic, Multi-Platform, Real-Time Data Monitor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Jim Wuerch, Lead Engineer
Award Amount: $75,134.00
Abstract:
Real-Time Innovations (RTI) proposes to develop a user friendly, multi-platform data monitoring tool capable of capturing and displaying data in real-time. This generic data monitor, an extension of RTI's StethoScope tool, will be able to collect anddisplay data on multiple host/target platform… More

A Component-Based Framework for Fast, Low-Cost System Design, Integration, and Life-Cycle Maintenance of Automated Resupply Vehicles

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Gordon Hunt, Principal Applications En
Award Amount: $727,433.00
Abstract:
Progress in the area of intelligent automation is impeded by the lack of standardized architectures that promote software reuse. Conventional design methodologies produce tailored software solutions that are costly to implement, difficult to modify, andexpensive to maintain. With component reuse,… More

Rapid Deterministic Fault Detection in Distributed Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Gordon Hunt, Director of Professional
Award Amount: $69,796.00
Abstract:
A novel approach to deterministic fault detection is proposed, based on the idea of augmenting component interface contracts with behavioral and timing semantic tags. Since the component interfaces are registered with the middleware infrastructure,violations of the interface contract semantics can… More

Robust, Component-Based Vision Software Architecture For Future Combat Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Hung Pham, Senior Applications Engin
Award Amount: $69,943.00
Abstract:
While machine vision is a critical enabler for Intelligent Automation, technology innovation has been slowed by custom development and high integration costs. This proposal addresses these issues by advancing a modular, component-based design that allowsvision integrators to customize applications… More

Generic, Multi-Platform, Real-Time Data Monitor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Jim Wuerch
Award Amount: $742,919.00
Abstract:
Real-Time Innovations (RTI) has successfully prototyped a user-friendly, multi-platform data monitoring tool capable of capturing and displaying data in real-time. This generic data monitor, an extension of RTI's StethoScope tool, can collect and display data on multiple host/target platform… More

An Open Framework for Computer Vision Systems, with Application to Intelligent Load Handling

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Hung Pham, Senior Applications Engin
Award Amount: $729,226.00
Abstract:
The proposed effort attempts to drive down the cost of Computer Vision systems by advancing a component-based software framework that will allow system integrators to customize vision-based applications from prefabricated, interchangeable parts. This component-based approach provides end-user… More

Integrated Network Middleware

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Stephane Jaskiewicz, Senior Researcher
Award Amount: $599,390.00
Abstract:
Software communication requirements for distributed systems can be broadly categorized into three communication patterns, publish-subscribe, client-server, and state propagation. We propose to address the challenge of using these three models together in a consistent and rational manner. By enabling… More

Innovative Data/Electrical Interfaces for Modular Spacecraft

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: David Mintz, Engineering Project Manager
Award Amount: $99,958.00
Abstract:
This proposal is to develop a limited Publish-Subscribe networking infrastructure suitable for use in the development of modular, reusable spacecraft components. The proposed infrastructure, or middleware, is based upon the OMG standard Data Distribution Service (DDS). The limited offering,… More

Innovative, DDS-based Data Interfaces for Modular Spacecraft

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Ronald Huang, Software Engineer, Profes
Award Amount: $749,709.00
Abstract:
The Air Force has an operational need for the ability to launch satellites on demand. To achieve rapid response, spacecraft components must share common, standardized data and electrical interfaces to enable an integration time within a few days. SPA SWG and USU Space Software Lab prototyped the… More

Data Distribution Service in Linux Kernel Module

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Joe Schlesselman, PI
Award Amount: $148,937.00
Abstract:
Real-Time Innovations (RTI) proposes to develop an implementation of the Object Management Group (OMG) Data Distribution Service (DDS) for Real-Time Systems that runs in Linux Kernel space. This implementation will be based upon NDDS 4.0, a DDS product uniquely suited to fit into an OS Kernel… More

Security Community of Interest Communications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Gerardo Pardo, Chief Technology Officer
Award Amount: $69,987.00
Abstract:
Real-Time Innovations (RTI) proposes to develop protocols, services, and methodologies for controlling and securing communications between communities of interest (COI) over WAN environments such as GIG. This implementation will be based upon the needs of the US Navy Open Architecture Enterprise… More

Real-Time, Secure, and Fault Tolerant Discovery for Publish-Subscribe Middleware in a WAN Environment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Gordon Hunt, Principal Engineer
Award Amount: $69,972.00
Abstract:
Real-Time Innovations (RTI) proposes to develop an implementation of the Object Management Group (OMG) Data Distribution Service (DDS) for Real-Time Systems that operates across a Wide Area Network (WAN). This implementation will be based upon RTI Data Distribution Service version 4, a proven DDS… More

Data Distribution Service in Linux Kernel Module

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Henry Choi, Senior Applications Engin
Award Amount: $599,942.00
Abstract:
Building on the success of our Phase I effort, Real-Time Innovations (RTI) proposes to enhance our implementation of the Object Management Group (OMG) Data Distribution Service (DDS) for Real-Time Systems. These improvements will be applicable to RTI Data Distribution Service 4.1, a leading DDS… More

Automated Vehicle Identification at a Distance

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / SOCOM
Principal Investigator: V. K. Narendran, Senior Applications Engineer
Award Amount: $99,951.00
Abstract:
Vehicle identification can be effected by acquiring multi-spectral signatures (i.e., acoustic and electromagnetic emissions) in an analogous fashion to the conventional biometric triad of fingerprints, facial recognition, and speech analysis used for identification of people. The acoustic metrics… More

Proactive Determination of Networked Node Vulnerability

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Joseph Schlesselman, SBIR PM
Award Amount: $99,658.00
Abstract:
Real-Time Innovations (RTI) proposes to develop a proactive capability to scan network nodes for security vulnerabilities. This proposal will incorporate recent developments in Active and Passive network traffic sniffing, node management, Complex Event Processing (CEP), high-performance network… More

Developing Cyber Situation Awareness for Enterprise Health

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator: Ariel Salomon, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,992.00
Abstract:
To ensure survival, next-generation networks in defense enterprise systems must monitor the health of each component, detect failures and anomalies, and fight through attacks. Currently-deployed intrusion detection systems (IDS) and network monitoring tools cannot provide the complete view and… More

Proactive Determination of Networked Node Vulnerability

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Ariel Salomon, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $749,436.00
Abstract:
Building on the success of our Phase I effort, Real-Time Innovations (RTI) proposes to enhance our proactive capability to scan network nodes for security vulnerabilities. This Phase II proposal will incorporate recent developments in Active and Passive network traffic sniffing, node management,… More

Improving Software and Data Security in SCADA Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Research Institution: PNNL
Principal Investigator: Stanley Schneider, VP Reseach and Development
Award Amount: $99,999.00
RI Contact: Bryan McMillan
Abstract:
To build a more intelligent grid, electric utilities must now construct a new architecture from connected, standard technologies. This smart architecture will connect SCADA systems so they can interact more efficiently. It will employ distributed monitoring and power-use optimization. It will… More

Technologies for Cost-Effective Mixed-Criticality Flight Control Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Gordon Hunt, Chief Engineer
Award Amount: $99,978.00
Abstract:
UAVs must also operate over civilian populations; this imposes strict safety requirements. Traditionally, developers verify and validate entire software systems as a whole. This ensures that a problem in a non-critical component does not impact a safety-critical component. Unfortunately, testing… More

Minimally Intrusive Real-time Software Instrumentation Technologies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Gerardo Pardo-Castellote, CTO
Award Amount: $99,946.00
Abstract:
Real-Time Innovations (RTI) proposes to build a new architecture for non-intrusive instrumentation for distributed real-time systems. With this design, developers will directly see and record key internal application data, dynamically monitor network and process statistics, and analyze system… More

Improving Software and Data Security in SCADA Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Research Institution: Battelle
Principal Investigator: Gabriela Ciocarle, Security Research Engineer – (408) 990-7424
Award Amount: $749,842.00
RI Contact: Bryan McMillan
Abstract:
Restricting physical access is currently the only practical security method for Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems. However, advanced systems must interconnect devices and link to networks. Future SCADA systems thus face threats through internal networks, the Internet, and… More

Reducing Time for Forensic Analysis of Multi-Sensor GMTI Data from Days to Hours

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Heidi Schubert, Director of Research – (408) 990-7421
Award Amount: $99,994.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: The US uses a wide range of surveillance technologies to observe movements on the earth. These systems, knows as Ground Moving Target Indicator (GMTI) systems, provide a wealth of information on the movement of potential targets. Real-Time Innovations (RTI) proposes to prototype a… More

Establishing and Maintaining Trust for an Airborne Network

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Heidi Schubert, Director of Research – (408) 990-7421
Award Amount: $99,994.00
Abstract:
Fast, efficient distributed computing enables more capable aircraft avionics. However, distributed systems face distributed threats. These threats can only be countered with a distributed trustworthiness architecture that measures and enforces trust across a network. We propose to a) create a… More

Integrity and Authentication of Real-Time Data in Navy Combat Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Gerardo Pardo-Castellote, CTO – (408) 990-7451
Award Amount: $149,406.00
Abstract:
Real-Time Innovations (RTI) proposes a set of Information Assurance extensions to the DDS standard and the RTI product that provide the necessary support for Authentication, Access Control, Confidentiality, Integrity, and Non-repudiation for all the real-time data sent over DDS. Our approach will… More

Cloud-Enabled Track Management

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Gerardo Pardo, CTO – (408) 990-4751
Award Amount: $79,905.00
Abstract:
Cloud computing virtualizes the presence of servers, software, and data, and makes them accessible to users on demand. By abstracting the details of how the resources are stored, consumers no longer need the expertise or the control over the technology infrastructure. The consumer reaps many… More

Developing Cyber Situation Awareness for Enterprise Health

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Heidi Schubert, Director of Research – (408) 990-4721
Award Amount: $746,546.00
Abstract:
To ensure survival, next-generation networks in defense systems and enterprises must monitor the health of each component, detect failures and anomalies, and fight through attacks. Currently deployed intrusion detection systems and network monitoring tools provide useful information, but they… More

Data Distribution Service (DDS) for Cost-Effective Mixed-Criticality Flight Control Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Heidi Schubert, Director of Research – (408) 990-7421
Award Amount: $749,984.00
Abstract:
UAVs must also operate over civilian populations; this imposes strict safety requirements. Traditionally, developers verify and validate entire software systems as a whole. This ensures that a problem in a non-critical component does not impact a safety-critical component. Unfortunately, testing… More

Minimally Intrusive Real-time Software Instrumentation Technologies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Gerardo Pardo, CTO – (408) 990-4751
Award Amount: $749,280.00
Abstract:
Real-Time Innovations (RTI) proposes to build a new architecture for non-intrusive instrumentation for distributed real-time systems. With this design, developers will directly see and record key internal application data, dynamically monitor network and process statistics, and analyze system… More

End to End Trusted Path for Embedded Devices and Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: Battelle Memorial Institute
Principal Investigator: Gabriela Ciocarlie, Security Lead Engineer – (408) 990-7424
Award Amount: $99,978.00
RI Contact: David Manz
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Modern critical systems present a heterogeneous footprint with different domains, operating systems, devices, and network protocols. Often, such systems rely on information originating from remote embedded devices, which run on commercially available platforms that cannot be assumed to be… More

Operating System Mechanisms for Many-Core Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Research Institution: University of North Carolina
Principal Investigator: Sumant Tambe, Lead Research Engineer – (408) 990-7429
Award Amount: $99,609.00
RI Contact: Robert Anderson
Abstract:
As recent technology trends usher us into the many-core era, novel techniques are needed for high-performance applications to exploit massive local concurrency. To position software applications to run faster on machines with more cores requires substantial restructuring of software applications,… More

A Near Real-time Service Bus for Fires and Effects Interoperability between C2, M&S, and Autonomous Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Heidi Schubert, Director of Research – (408) 990-7421
Award Amount: $99,966.00
Abstract:
Recent conflicts have demonstrated that coordination between C2 devices, Modeling and Simulation (M & S) systems, and autonomous vehicles (e.g., UAV, UGV) can gain tremendous tactical advantage on the battlefield. Existing systems, however, use their own unique message formats and communication… More

Establishing and Maintaining Trust for an Airborne Network

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Gabriela Ciocarlie, Director of Research – (408) 990-4724
Award Amount: $729,972.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Distributed systems face distributed threats. These threats can only be countered with a distributed trustworthiness architecture that measures and enforces trust across a network. In Phase I, Real-Time Innovations (RTI) proposed two different components of trustworthiness: an a priori… More

Integrity and Authentication of Real-Time Data in Navy Combat Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Gerardo Pardo-Castellote, CTO – (408) 990-7451
Award Amount: $702,428.00
Abstract:
Following Navy Objective Architecture and NESI guidance, most US Navy Surface Combat Systems are integrated using real-time publish-subscribe middleware based on the OMG Data Distribution Service specification (DDS). In order to harden the DDS framework, Real-Time Innovations (RTI) designed a set of… More

Cloud-Based Real-time Data Dissemination and Scalable Storage for Track Management

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Gerardo Pardo-Castellote, CTO – (408) 990-7400
Award Amount: $743,079.00
Abstract:
Cloud computing virtualizes the presence of servers, software, and data, and makes them accessible to users on demand. By abstracting the details of how the resources are stored, consumers no longer need the expertise or the control over the technology infrastructure. The consumer reaps many… More

A Scalable High Performance Data Distribution Middleware for High Energy Physics Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Sumant Tambe, Dr.
Award Amount: $999,910.00
Abstract:
Modern science and High-Energy Physics in particular, use scientific workflows to collect and analyze extremely large data sets using high-performance data acquisitions systems. As the requirements for scientific data processing systems continue to grow, fundamentally new approaches must be… More