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About Concurrent Real-Time

Building real-time technology since 1966

Our Mission

Our mission is to be the leading provider of best-in-class real-time Linux solutions and support for time-critical applications, and to inspire technological advancements worldwide.

At a Glance

Concurrent Real-Time is the industry’s foremost provider of high-performance, real-time Linux software, hardware and professional services. For more than 50 years, we have been providing the best-in-class, real-time solutions and support for mission-critical applications worldwide. With offices in 6 countries, our core competencies include:

  • X-in-the-Loop (hardware-in-the-loop, man-in-the-loop and AI-in-the-loop simulation)
  • High-speed data acquisition and signal conditioning
  • Process control solutions
  • High-performance visual systems
  • Low-latency transaction processing

HBK’s Virtual Test Division

In July 2021, Concurrent Real-Time was purchased by Spectris, plc, and became part of its HBK Virtual Test Division. Spectris, plc specializes in precision instrumentation and controls, and employs over 7,500 worldwide. HBK is a Spectris platform business employing approximately 2,900 globally. In 2019, Spectris aligned a group of Virtual Testing companies as a division under its HBK platform since HBK already had a strong presence in physical testing and data acquisition.

HBK’s Virtual Test Division currently includes five companies that focus on providing real-time software, simulator, and hardware-in-the-loop solutions to virtually test products throughout the development cycle, helping companies accelerate innovation and reduce time-to-market, and improve their competitive advantage.

Innovation with Global Reach

Concurrent Real-Time’s innovations power development and deployment around the world. With sales and support staff in North America, Europe, and Asia, we can meet the needs of clients regardless of location.

As part of HBK’s Virtual Test Division, Concurrent Real-Time has the support of 250 highly skilled employees in offices in the United States, Germany, Italy, France, the United Kingdom, Japan, and China.

Learn more about HBK’s Virtual Test Division

Our Certificates and Memberships

We are ISO 9001:2015-certified for our quality management system in designing, developing, and manufacturing integrated solutions for the sales and service of computer hardware and software.

We are proud members of:

National Training & Simulation Association (NTSA)
National Defense Industrial Association
Army Aviation Association of America (AAAA)
National Security Technology Accelerator (NSTXL)
Defense Automotive Technologies Consortium (DATC)
Association of the US Army (AUSA)
National Armaments Consortium (NAC)

RedHawk Linux is U.S. Navy DADMS approved.

The History of Concurrent Real-Time

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