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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Five Minutes With Bret Greenstein, VP of IBM's IoT Continuous Engineering & Asset Mgmt Solutions - Video

June 17, 2015

Guess who's involved with the Internet of Things? You got it—IBM. It was hard for me to wrap my head around the fact that a company the size of IBM could be nimble enough to operate in a space that ch

Networking & 5G

Five Minutes With Jimmy Buchheim, Chairman/CEO, Bluvision - Video

June 09, 2015

Are you familiar beacon technology? If not, you should be, especially if you're designing products for the consumer and/or retail. In a nutshell, beacon technology takes GPS indoors, to your home, you


Five Minutes With Joel Young, CTO/VP of R&D, Digi - Video

June 02, 2015

Digi claims to have been a leader in IoT for more years that the technology has been around, sort of. How can that be? That's the first question I posed on Joel Young, and he straightened me out. The

Analog & Power

Microchip's Digital-Signal Controllers Suits Digital Power Apps - Blog

June 02, 2015

While I generally don't think about Microchip when I'm thinking about DSP vendors, they do offer some DSP-based products that are aimed at specific ap...

Software & OS

Five Minutes With Jim Carroll, CTO, Mobica - Video

May 27, 2015

Mobica is involved with testing mobile platforms. I asked Jim what a designer's biggest challenge would be with respect to testing these platforms. He discussed the fragmentation and proliferation of


Five Minutes with Tony King-Smith, Executive Vice President, Imagination Technologies - Video

May 20, 2015

Imagination offers solutions to lots of partners that could be viewed as competitive. Is that potentially a problem for an IP company? Maybe yes and may no, depending on how it handled, and Tony King-

Software & OS

Five Minutes with Nikolaos (Nic) Papadopoulos, President, u-blox America - Video

May 14, 2015

They are a company known for its positioning technology. The question asked (and answered) is, what's the future of positioning technology, as it's clear that it’s a very desirable technology. U-blox

Software & OS

Five Minutes With Marcellus Buchheit, President and CEO of Wibu-Systems - Video

May 05, 2015

Do you feel comfortable updating your system over the Internet? What of your data is personal or mission critical. Our expert in the field claims that it's safe, sort of. But don't expect him to be in


Five Minutes With Dr. Scott Nelson, CTO/EVP, Logic PD - Video

April 28, 2015

We talk about the Internet of Things, the IoT, all the time. But do people even know what that means? As I said to Dr. Nelson, if I posed that question to ten different people, I'm likely to get at le

Software & OS

Five Minutes With John J. Paliotta, Co-founder/CTO, Vector Software - Video

April 21, 2015

In this week's interview, we tackled two key subjects: 1. What's an embedded system? 2. What advice would you give someone looking at doing a start-up? One response was a simple one, and one wasn't

Software & OS

Five Minutes With Bill Lamie, CEO/Co-Founder, Express Logic - Video

April 15, 2015

Bill can claim that he's written three operating systems in his lifetime. Not too many people can make the claim of writing one, let alone three! I asked him what would lead him to writing these OSs,

Software & OS

Five Minutes With Atul Bansal, CEO, TimeSys - Video

April 08, 2015

Linux has taken over the embedded industry by storm. Some predicted that this would be the case, but in mnost cases, those were people who had a Linux product to sell. In fairness, the biggest bashers


Five Minutes With Lisa Su, President and CEO, AMD - Video

March 31, 2015

This week's guest is Lisa Su, president and CEO of AMD. There were some obvious questions to ask Lisa, and as you might expect, I did. • How do you deal with always being labeled the No. 2 processor

Software & OS

Five Minutes With Drew Jensen, Chief Marketing Officer, Sage Electronics Engineering - Video

March 24, 2015

Open-source software has been around for a while. Its longevity has surprised a lot of people, especially in the applications that are mainstream. Drew Jensen, the CMO of Sage Electronics, is a big be


Tear Down: Tiny RC car is controlled by iPhone - Other

March 23, 2015

The car's high precision comes from its Bluetooth radio and simple design. When I first looked at this tiny car, it reminded me of the Matchbox or Hot...

Debug & Test

Five Minutes with Jay Alexander, Chief Technology Officer, Keysight Technologies - Video

March 17, 2015

As you might expect, test technologies of today don't bear much resemblance to those of a decade or two ago. This week's interviewee is Jay Alexander, the CTO of Keysight, formerly Agilent Technologie

Software & OS

Five Minutes with Niall Cooling, CEO, Feabhas Ltd. - Video

March 11, 2015

Depending on your definition of an embedded system (a debate for another day), you could argue that such systems have been with us for decades or longer. But clearly, today's embedded systems are quit


Five Minutes with TJ Rodgers, Founder and CEO, Cypress Semiconductor - Video

March 06, 2015

TJ Rodgers is well known amongst the Silicon Valley circles. Actually, the casts a far wider shadow than that, often proceeded by his reputation. I got to spend five minutes with TJ, and we discussed


Five Minutes with Jim Tung, Fellow, MathWorks - Video

February 24, 2015

We cover a lot of development kits on our site (embedded-computing.com). Some people think they're a waste of time, while others think we can no longer live without them. I asked Jim Tung, a Fellow at


Rich Nass ? Embedded World - Video

February 24, 2015

Rich Nass Reports ongoing events at Embedded World

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