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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Networking & 5G

Embedded Executive: Phil Beecher, President, Wi-SUN Alliance - Podcast

July 29, 2020

I interviewed Phil Beecher, President of the Wi-SUN Alliance in this week's Embedded Executives podcast.


Software Provisioning Ensures That Your End Device Is Programmed as Intended - Video

July 28, 2020

You need to be sure that the software you send to the plant is exactly the same as the software that gets installed into the manufactured products. No exceptions.


Security Starts Right from Square Zero - Video

July 23, 2020

A simple definition of a secure boot is that it's a mechanism for ensuring the integrity of firmware and software running on a computing platform.


Embedded Executive: Rory Dear, Managing Director, DSL - Product

July 23, 2020

As such, I ran through a litany of issues with Rory, getting his opinion on everything from NRE to open source.


End-to-End IoT Security: From Legislation to IP Protection to Secure Boot - Blog

July 22, 2020

Why do less than four percent of IoT devices implement the security measures necessary to protect an organization's IP and customers from local or network-borne threats?


Sequitur Labs' EmSPARK 2.0 Covers Security in Design, Build, and Sustain Stages - Story

July 21, 2020

Sequitur Labs has released the next generation of its EmSPARK product, version 2.0, which offers a comprehensive approach to embedded system security, specifically targeting Edge-based IoT devices.


Seamlessly Integrate Security into Your Embedded Development Workflow - Blog

July 21, 2020

In this series of five webcasts, we'll run through the five key security-related problems that will impact your design, and more importantly, how to solve them.


Maintain Security From Design To Manufacture Using Secure Contexts - Video

July 17, 2020

Secure contexts are a must in industrial platforms, especially if it's a "connected" platform.

Software & OS

It's Your IP. Keep It That Way - Blog

July 16, 2020

You've spent months or even years creating IP that belongs to your company and/or its customers. In many cases, that IP is what makes you stand out from your competitors.

Networking & 5G

Embedded Executive: Piyush Sevalia, EVP, SiTime - Podcast

July 15, 2020

5G requires more radios. Playing devil's advocate, does that mean there are many more points of failure?


Security Can Differ Depending on Your Location, Application, and Other Variables - Blog

July 13, 2020

According to industry analysts, we could see one trillion IoT connections by the year 2035, with the transfer of more than 2 Zbytes of data just from consumer devices alone.


Embedded Executive: Logan Maxwell, Director, Wiser Systems - Podcast

July 08, 2020

Wiser Systems specializes in tracing, so I wondered whether its technology could be used to track people.


Securing the Automobile in a Connected World - Video

July 01, 2020

Who would have thought that someone would want to hack an automobile? About five years ago, someone hacked into a Jeep, and that forever changed the outlook on automotive security.


Embedded Executive: Jacques Issa, Senior VP, Virtium - Podcast

July 01, 2020

My guest on this week's Embedded Executives podcast is Jacques Issa, a Senior Vice President at Virtium.

Open Source

Special COVID-19 Edition of Embedded Executive: Naveed Sherwani, CEO, SiFive - Podcast

June 24, 2020

Different vendors are doing different things to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic. Many of them are doing their part to help get us through this awful time. One of those is SiFive.

Networking & 5G

Intermolecular Develops Four-Element ALD Chalcogenide-based OTS for 3D Memory Arrays - News

June 19, 2020

Intermolecular, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Germany-based Merck KGaA, recently announced an atomic layer deposition (ALD) GeAsSeTe OTS for 3D vertical memory arrays.


Winbond's NAND Flash Memory Suits Qualcomm LTE Modem - News

June 19, 2020

If you have plans to design in a Qualcomm 9205 LTE modem, you may want to take notice of Winbond Electronics' latest flash memory device, the QspiNAND.

Networking & 5G

Embedded Executive: Dave Kjendal, CTO and EVP of Engineering, Senet - Podcast

June 17, 2020

The LoRa Alliance is a fairly dynamic organization, as projects appear to be progressing nicely. The organization began with just a handful of vendors and has now grown to more than 500.


Embedded Executive: Kristin Russell, President, Global Services, Arrow Electronics - Podcast

June 10, 2020

In this Embedded Executives podcast, Rich speaks with Kristin Russell, President of Global Services at Arrow Electronics.


Cirrus Logic Launches Advanced Haptic and Sensing ICs for Richer, Immersive User Experiences - News

June 03, 2020

In the never-ending pursuit of making consumer devices easier to use, while making them easier and more cost-effective to manufacture, Cirrus Logic is expanding its haptics and sensing portfolio.

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