BLUE: Visual Intelligence & Data Security for Rugged Environments


Hayward, CA August, 2017-

Ampex Data Systems is pleased to announce the release of the BLUE product line which provides visual intelligence and data security in rugged environments. The BLUE series of products offer complex data management and cognitive analytical capabilities, as well as cyber protection for storage, processing and networked systems. Ampex’s BLUE capabilities have been designed to work within existing device platforms and are compatible with current hardware. Additionally, they do not require massive computer power.

BLUE IQ is a high speed, high capacity, rugged compute device that uses Machine Learning Content Analytics to perform complex analysis and decisions based on the content of the data being acquired, in real-time, on the platform. BLUE IQ offers data, image and video identification, understanding and annotation. It can be trained and retrained, offering flexibility and protects the security of data.
BLUE Sentry is a high speed, high capacity, rugged compute device that can discover, define, analyze and mitigate cyber threats and vulnerabilities. It offers cyber defense for rugged platforms and critical infrastructure. BLUE Sentry monitors, detects and if necessary, defends air, land, sea, and space platforms and critical infrastructures, in real-time.

Jim Orahood, Corporate Vice President and General Manager at Ampex Data Systems stated “This technology is part of Ampex’s on-going focus on providing rugged, deep learning enabled, small form factor compute systems to lead the market in secure high speed cloud storage for industrial and military platforms. Ampex is excited to bring these capabilities to market.”



Ampex Data Systems Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Delta Information Systems, Inc. headquartered in Hayward, Calif., is the market leader in delivering visual intelligence and data security in rugged environments. Ampex is a US Owned and Operated; AS9100/ISO 9001certified small business. To learn more about Ampex visit