Astronics Ballard Technology

Astronics Ballard Technology is a leading developer and manufacturer of hardware and software for test, simulation, maintenance, and development of avionics databuses. Providing avionics databus interfaces to the aerospace industry since 1986, Ballard was one of the first to realise the potential in using standard computers as the host for specialised test equipment.


Thoughtful Designs
Loaner Hardware
Universal API
World-Class Support
Ballard’s hardware and software solutions feature high reliability and long service life allowing customers to save money over the life of a program.
Get a jump on development. Loaner hardware available at no charge for both embedded and test & simulation use, allowing customers to test drive the products and ensure they meet requirements.
Don’t rewrite code if things change or when required to migrate from one interface platform to another. Ballard’s universal API software portability speeds deployment and protects valuable programming investment.
Get responsive and knowledgeable support—both before the sale and for the life of the product.


Aircraft Interface Devices (AID)

Secure devices that gather and serve avionics data to EFB, IFEC and other aircraft systems

Avionics IO Computers

Compact systems that deliver high-reliability avionics interfacing and processing capabilities.

Databus Interface Cards

Reliable interface cards enable computers to interface with avionics databuses for test and simulation.

Embedded Avionics Interface

Versatile interfaces that enable embedded systems and computers to communicate with avionics databus networks

Peripheral Interface Devices

These pocket-sized USB adapters are the easy and portable way to interface your computer to avionics databuses

Ballard Software

Easy-to-use software for avionics interface products increases productivity and speeds deployment


MIL-STD-1553 Technology
ARINC 429 Technology


Dedicated Systems Australia is the leading supplier of Embedded System Software, Firmware and Hardware in Australia and New Zealand. We represent Astronics Ballard Technology to bring high quality products to our customers in the defence and aerospace industries.


  • Capture and meet their requirements
  • Build reliability, modularity, and re-usability into their products
  • Get to market on time and on budget
  • Future-proof their design