Executive Vice President

Embedded Computing Design

Richard Nass’ key responsibilities include setting the direction for all aspects of OSM’s ECD portfolio, including digital, print, and live events. Previously, Nass was the Brand Director for Design News. Prior, he led the content team for UBM’s Medical Devices Group, and all custom properties and events. Nass has been in the engineering OEM industry for more than 30 years. In prior stints, he led the Content Team at EE Times, Embedded.com, and TechOnLine. Nass holds a BSEE degree from NJIT.

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Industrial

Embedded Executive: Daniel Cooley, CTO, Silicon Labs - Video

June 22, 2022

Here at Embedded Computing Design, we spend a lot of time helping engineers/developers work through the pains of industrial designs.

Software & OS

My Debugger Now Talks to VS Code - Blog

June 20, 2022

I’m a Visual Studio Code (VS Code) user. If you’re not familiar with VS Code, it’s a source-code editor from Microsoft that is intended for systems based on Windows or Linux. It’s mostly used for debugging, but has lots of other great features. Oh, did I mention that it’s open source, aka free? Yup, the price is right.

Software & OS

Embedded Executive: Richard Lind, CEO, IAR Systems - Podcast

June 15, 2022

Richard Lind is about seven months into his role as CEO of IAR Systems, one of the leaders in embedded development tools.

IoT

NXP’s MCX Family Addresses All IoT End-Device Development - Blog

June 14, 2022

If you’re designing an IoT product, pretty much any IoT product, NXP has the processor for you.

Analog & Power

UnitedSiC’s Latest SiC FETs Suited for Mainstream 800-V Bus Architectures - Blog

June 13, 2022

United SiC, now a division of Qorvo, recently announced a next-generation series of 1200-V Silicon Carbide (SiC) FETs with what the company claims is the industry’s best spec for on-resistance.

Analog & Power

Embedded Executive: Jeffrey Morroni, Dir. of Power Management R&D for Kilby Labs, Texas Instruments - Podcast

June 08, 2022

Texas Instruments is a big company. One thing that’s afforded by a company of its size is a lab that can help the various product groups on their designs. And that’s the role of Kilby Labs at TI.

Processing

Synaptics’ FlexSense Sensor Fusion Processor Cuts Board Space and Power - Blog

June 07, 2022

Sensor Fusion—it sounds like something out of Star Trek, like some super-futuristic technology. In reality, it’s simply combining sensors in one device. While it sounds simple, it’s actually fairly difficult to do, as different sensor types often employ different technology and have different outputs, and obviously different input types.

AI & Machine Learning

Embedded Executive: Jaidev Amrite, Director of Product Management, SparkCognition - Podcast

June 01, 2022

Artificial intelligence is all the rage. Combine that with the huge amount of video that’s being captured. When you put these two phenomena together, you can (potentially) do some great things.

Industrial

Road to Embedded World: EW North America - Blog

May 26, 2022

This week’s Road to Embedded World takes a different twist, in that we are previewing an event that’ll take place on site—but you needn’t be in Nuremberg, Germany to witness it. In fact, it’s designed for engineers who are not on site, and produced at a time that’s easily digestible for people in North America.

Processing

Embedded Executive: Denis Marcon, GM, Innoscience Europe - Podcast

May 25, 2022

The chip shortage and supply-chain issues are not getting better.

Industrial

Machine Vision Leads to an Automated Factory - Story

May 19, 2022

Machine vision is the concept of using cameras as an aid in industrial applications, including factory automation. “Aid” can mean different things to different people. For example, if you are responsible for product quality on an assembly line, you can use machine vision to inspect each product as it rolls off the line to ensure that it is being manufacturing to the required specifications and that there are no defects.

Open Source
IoT

Check Out the AUO-ADLINK Tech Forum: On Demand - Story

May 16, 2022

It’s a wrap. The AUO-ADLINK Tech Forum is now officially in the books. However, all the sessions are still available on-demand, so you can rest assured that you won’t miss a thing (nor should you).

Industrial

Case Study: Validate Security Printing in Real Time - Story

May 13, 2022

The term “secure print” involves protecting printed documents along every step of the document’s life—from the originating application to the target print device and then after it’s in the user’s hands. Secure printing could be a mechanism to keep documents confidential. It could also be a way to ensure that documents are not copied.

Processing

The Road to Embedded World: Advantech - Blog

May 12, 2022

Advantech is one of those global embedded computer companies, so their road is not a simple A to B. point to point connection. That said, with facilities all around the globe, the company will have lots to show up the upcoming embedded world exhibition, specifically in Hall 1, Booth 1-207.

AI & Machine Learning

Embedded Executive: Paul Keely, Chief Cloud Officer, Open Systems - Podcast

May 11, 2022

AI is regularly in the spotlight because of all the great things that can be accomplish with it. However, while we don’t want to think of it that way, it’s also possible that AI can be used for nefarious reasons, and unfortunately, that’s what’s starting to happen.

Processing

Road to embedded world: Texas Instruments - Blog

May 04, 2022

The road to embedded world is getting longer and longer in that the number of stops continues to increase, as more embedded vendors sign on to exhibit their wares at the industry’s most significant event of the year.

IoT

Embedded Executive: Marc Pégulu, VP of IoT, Semtech - Podcast

May 04, 2022

We've been touting the benefits of long-range wide-area networks (WANs) for a long time now, but at what point do we say, “they’ve arrived”? 

Security

AI in Public Safety Applications - Podcast

May 03, 2022

It’s always a great thing when technology is used for good reasons. Especially for safety and security purposes.

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