Meet BAE Systems’ Broadsword Spine: a wearable technology designed to serve as an alternative to heavy portable data and power supplies carried by military and emergency service personnel. It is an e-textile based layer that creates an electronic network and power supply when added to a user’s clothing.
Users will be able to plug electronic devices into their vest, jacket, or belt. Broadsword Spine is designed for the harshest environments. It has 8 ports.