Spectra Aerospace & Defense is a trusted and growing platform of C5ISR companies – CALCULEX, Galleon Embedded Computing, and ArgonFDS - bringing over a half-century of rugged, mission-ready, battle-tested experience to bear in aerospace and defense applications. From high-speed data acquisition, data recording and secure, high-density storage, to computing and rugged, clear display of mission data, Spectra delivers the products and subsystems needed for the most demanding military air, land, and sea platforms. With our comprehensive portfolio of rugged products, systems, and solutions, the Spectra family of companies’ customized end-to-end solutions for the C5ISR market help military end-users achieve mission success. Simply put, Spectra companies help you Capture, Process, and Display your mission-critical data in the harshest environmental conditions. In the air, at sea, on land, and in space, we’ve got you covered.


Data Acquisition

Sensor Recording


Mission Computing

Encrypted Storage

NAS & File Serving

Processing & Routing






Chris Portalatin

Vice President of Sales

Chris Portalatin, Vice President of Sales at Galleon Embedded Computing, is a seasoned professional with an impressive 10-year tenure at the company. His extensive knowledge in embedded computer systems, architecture, and military platform specifications, coupled with his ability to understand and explain advanced technical concepts, has propelled Galleon’s growth in high-quality storage solutions and rugged data recorder systems.

Before Galleon, Chris enhanced his leadership and industry expertise at Zodiac Data Systems and Curtiss-Wright Controls. His commitment to customer satisfaction and product quality is evident in his daily collaborations with product managers, engineers, and operations teams.

Educated at Hardin-Simmons University, Chris also holds a Level 1 Certified Infrared Thermographer certification. His skills in creative marketing, lead generation, and pipeline management have been instrumental in driving innovation at Galleon.

With Chris’s leadership, Galleon continues to excel in delivering top-tier products to customers in demanding environments, reaffirming its commitment to product reliability, customer satisfaction, and innovation.