AFIDS operating system is Windows
95 and uses an SQL Server Database. The database is fully redundant with
data restoraion within three seconds of a power failure.
A Graphical User Interface
(GUI) is used for administrering all aspects of the system operation,
flight information displays, system administration and maintenance and
AFIDS has been design to use
standard LAN technology and FDDI networking.
AFIDS is modular in design
and is easily capable of supporting additional monitors like PHILIPS Widescreen.