Sales and Marketing Manager

WinSystems, Inc.

Sales professional with experience in technical support, project team leadership, web design and Linux. Specialties: Embedded x86 computers and Linux

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Open Source

Board Provider or Embedded SOLUTIONS Provider? - Blog

March 10, 2022

No two embedded applications are the same. Hence, no two solutions should be the same.


Using SBCs to "Sense" at the Edge - Story

September 29, 2020

In some cases, computations occur at the Edge, a decision is made, and an action is carried out. In other configurations, the data is sent back to the Cloud to perform the calculations.


Embedded Engineering During a Pandemic - Blog

August 31, 2020

The situation at WINSYSTEMS is nearly business as usual. The key difference is that we are strictly adhering to all the recommended health precautions, which are implemented throughout the building.


Yocto Project Enables Custom Content, Open Source Collaboration - Blog

July 30, 2020

The Yocto Project, a collaboration under the auspicies of the Linux Foundation, is an open-source distribution that gives developers the ability to collaborate on projects involving embedded devices.

Open Source

The Past, Present, and Future of PC104 for Small Form Factor Designs - Blog

June 30, 2020

PC104 has been around for over 30 years. That?s a long time, even for embedded systems. Despite that age, it remains a viable and important architecture for embedded systems.


COVID-19 Is Impacting the Embedded Computing Industry and its Supply Chain - Blog

May 26, 2020

We are now living in the craziest of times, certainly the craziest of my lifetime, and likely yours. Obviously, I?m referring to the COVID-19 pandemic, and all the issues that?s it brings with it.


Innovations Created By the COVID-19 Pandemic - Blog

April 22, 2020

Inference engines such as Intel's Movidius and Google's TPU are being paired with vision systems and embedded computers to monitor for social distancing and surveillance of businesses.


Create an Emergency Infrastructure at the Edge - Blog

April 12, 2020

WINSYSTEMS embedded computers are used in numerous applications around the world to support emergency recovery.

Open Source

Don't Let Software Development Slow Down Your Embedded Solution - Blog

February 25, 2020

When it comes to IIoT and embedded systems, rapid software development is crucial, for a variety of reasons. The most obvious is that design windows are fixed.

Open Source

Form, Fit, and Functional Replacements: More Than Just Component Upgrades - Blog

January 30, 2020

Inexperienced engineers may view a form, fit, and functional replacement simply as hardware with the same mechanical measurements, connector pin-out, and equal or better performance.

Networking & 5G

Employ PoE to Power Your Embedded Systems - Story

October 24, 2019

Many embedded applications can be expanded using Power-over-Ethernet PoE, a simple, logical solution for networked devices.

Open Source

Why is Long-Term Availability Important? - Blog

September 19, 2019

The demand from customers for long-term availability remains unchanged. This is especially problematic for the military, medical and industrial sectors.


Fanless Thermal Management in Harsh Environments - Blog

August 21, 2019

Fans are often installed to remove the heat from the board. A case fan can draw cooler air in from the outside or expel warm air out of the computer.


Designing for Harsh and/or Rugged Environments - Product

July 30, 2019

Rugged computers can be found in harsh manufacturing environments, automotive or other mobile/transportation applications, including aviation and rail.


Why Do New Boards Still Include Serial Ports? - Blog

July 03, 2019

If we have an alternative that?s faster and ubiquitous in the industry, why are we still including it on our boards?

Analog & Power

Extra Power Also Means Extra Heat - Blog

May 17, 2019

There are methods to determine how much of an issue heat is in your system, and some of them are quite complex.

AI & Machine Learning

Consolidate Your Ever-Growing Workload - Blog

April 22, 2019

Where consolidation becomes a challenge is when you want to retrofit into existing equipment. Swapping in new boards or servers isn?t as simple as it sounds, particularly from a software perspective.

Networking & 5G

Ethernet TSN Accelerates Industry's Digital Transformation - Blog

February 19, 2019

Ethernet Time-Sensitive Networking (TSN) has emerged as a solution for bridging enterprise and operational networks, from the data center to the control layer.


Arm or x86? Future-Proofing Your Industrial SBC Figures Prominently, Part 1 - Story

January 21, 2019

Industrial engineers may want more or different connectivity supported natively on their processor to reduce bill-of-materials (BOM) costs and integration work.

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