Secure Software Components Leveraging the seL4 Microkernel

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Contract: D15PC00117
Agency Tracking Number: D151-003-0044
Amount: $149,948.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2015
Solicitation Year: 2015
Solicitation Topic Code: SB151-003
Solicitation Number: 2015.1
Small Business Information
7200 Highway 150, Greenville, IN, 47124-9515
DUNS: 621970383
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Brad Luyster
 Electrical Engineer
 (812) 923-9591
 bluyster@techshot.com
Business Contact
 Mr. Mark Deuser
Title: program manager
Phone: (812) 923-9591
Email: mdeuser@techshot.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
Techshot proposes the L4 ArchitectUre for Next-generation Crewed Hardware (LAUNCH), a set of open-source software components that leverages the verified separation kernel of seL4 to create a robust achievable system that can be used to reduce the cost and development time of highly reliable systems like those used on crewed space flight. With over a 25 year history of developing life science payloads for several NASA space flights, Techshot is well-positioned to create this innovative and reusable software that can be utilized for any system that requires a high degree of software reliability and assurance. LAUNCH will use Techshots extensive catalog of successful space flight projects to identify components common to high-reliability systems, including space flight, defense systems and those used in industrial and public utility process control.

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