Core Avionics & Industrial Inc.

The world’s leading supplier of graphics and video drivers and COTS-D hardware IP for real time safety critical systems.

Core Avionics & Industrial Inc. (CoreAVI) is a global leader in products and services designed to enable complete solutions for safety critical applications. A supplier of real-time and safety critical graphics and video libraries, compute libraries, embedded graphics processors, and certifiable COTS hardware IP, CoreAVI’s suite of products enables commercial GPUs, SoC components, and COTS hardware designs to meet the requirements of high reliability and safety critical embedded systems with long-term support. CoreAVI’s products are available with certification data kits for the most stringent levels of RTCA DO-254/DO-178C, ISO26262 and EUROCAE ED-80/ED-12C.

“Arm has proven to be an innovator in graphics and compute IP for many years and in a wide range of markets.  This experience is now being applied to emerging markets with safety critical considerations such as avionics, automotive console displays, autonomous vehicles, robots and industrial mechanization.  Partnered with Arm, CoreAVI can provide safety certified graphics, video and compute libraries in support of Arm CPU, GPU and AI designs.  The close alignment of hardware and software development assures that performance and safety standards are attained to meet complex next generation automotive and autonomous system requirements.”

Lee Melatti, Executive Vice President of Business Development


CoreAVI graphics and compute software products are compatible with a wide variety of real-time operating systems including those from Wind River, DDC-I, SYSGO, Lynx Software Technologies, QNX, and Green Hills, as well as custom and proprietary operating systems. CoreAVI has extended its product portfolio to include support for safety critical compute technologies, enabling customers to harness the full capabilities of graphics processing to support advanced general purpose computing applications. CoreAVI has also created a unique line of safety certifiable COTS hardware IP single board computer and graphics module designs to reduce cost and risk to customers requiring DO-254/DO-178C certifiable hardware. The breadth and depth of CoreAVI’s product line allows system designers to select the correct level of performance, and the right features, for virtually any safety critical application. As a result, CoreAVI has grown to serve more than 65 major avionics companies in 18 countries around the globe. CoreAVI also brings its successful avionics technology to high-speed rail, nuclear power, IoT and automotive graphics.

As the technology and complexity underpinning these markets increases, the need for safety critical, real-time information displayed in an instantly readable graphical fashion increases as well. The integration of video and other sensor data with graphical content promises to further increase the need for safe display systems. To serve this need, CoreAVI has achieved ISO 26262 product compliance and our developments are based on the functional safety principles of IEC61508.