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Affordable Rugged Storage and Compute Solutions
for Every Environment and Every Mission. Air,
Space, Ground, Electronic Warfare, ISR, Mission
Systems, and Beyond.

Full Spectrum Data Management
Every Environment & Every Mission

Rugged Data Management and Storage Systems for Aerospace and Ground Vehicles, Lab Systems, Flight Test & Mission Operations

In addition to offering a line of world-class products, Ampex works closely with its customers to provide solutions to complex data capture requirements that may involve major modifications to an existing product or development of an entirely new product or technology.

75 Years of Data
Management & Storage

Award Winning
Value-added Software

Open Architecture Non-Proprietary Systems

Experts in Ruggedization Standards

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Ampex Capabilities Brochure 2021

Ampex is a small, innovative technology leader providing affordable EW and ISR compute and storage systems for ground, airborne, and near earth mission applications.

Beyond the Ordinary: Discover How Ampex is Transforming the Data Management Landscape at the Edge

Imagine an environment where decades of legacy, cutting-edge technology, and trusted reliability unite. An environment that propels your projects with unprecedented speed and accuracy. Ampex offers this…

A New Chapter in the Bay Area

Ampex Data Systems, a stalwart in the Bay Area for nearly eight decades, is moving to a new, larger facility in Hayward, California. This 29,000 sqft state-of-the-art…


Experience the power and versatility of Ampex’s TuffCORD, a rugged network recorder designed for reliable performance in harsh environments. Equipped with high-performance removable memory modules and customizable Linux-based software,…
Shift Data Storage & Processing from a Capital Cost to an Operating Expense

Unmanned systems often require low-cost, attritable sub-systems commensurate with the role the platform plays in terms of mission operations and affordability. As part of our Low Cost Mission System Recording & Storage Solutions, the compact Common Architecture Recorder (CAR) is scalable with the flexibility to add almost everything you might want, but not stuffed with the costly things you don’t need – making it ideal for aerospace and ground vehicle applications.

RCC IRIG 106 Chapter 7 & Chapter 10/11 Streaming Product Offerings

The miniRv2 Solid State Recorder can be used as a stand alone unit or configured with one or more AMux Data Acquisition Units to provide an airborne data acquisition and Ch10/11 recording subsystem. The miniRv2 offers the ability to output the CH10/11 data as a CH7 serial PCM stream. This allows the real-time transmission of the acquired airborne sensor data.