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FPGA Design Tip: How to Automatically Identify Your Build Time

By Ken Wells | Sep 22, 2017

FPGA design engineers compile a lot of images – fixing this, testing that. With multiple bitstreams loaded during system integration, it can be confusing which gateware (what we like to call “FPGA...

Getting DevOps off the Ground

By Chris Malone | Sep 13, 2017

Over the last 10 years the concept of “IT” has divided into two distinct fields: infrastructure support and DevOps. While the former remains a fundamental component to a successful IT department, ...

Next Generation FPGAs Address Demands of the Zettabyte Era

By Mark Bingeman | May 23, 2017

Nuvation developed this Xilinx Virtex-7 driven FDR InfiniBand adapter card for a broadcast video server. Global IP traffic has been significantly increasing over the last few years and is anti...

Embedded Software Development: Outsource or In-House?

Feb 6, 2017

Nuvation COO Discusses Embedded Software Development with Digital Engineering Magazine Sunnyvale California, October 2016. Nuvation’s COO Michael Hermann was recently interviewed for the October ...

Measuring 1MWh in Lemon Batteries

By Nate Wennyk | Oct 22, 2016

Helping the average person understand the energy stored by a 1MWh energy storage system can sometime involve making some pretty interesting comparisons. Where more commonly one might see something lik...

A Closer Look at PCB Traces

By Pi Zhang, Karl Morant | Jul 13, 2016

Introduction Waterloo, Ontario, July 2016. A frequently asked question during Printed Circuit Board (PCB) layout review meetings is, “Are 50-ohm traces being used for the digital signals in this ...

When to Outsource Your Electronic Design

By Joseph Xavier | Jan 1, 2016

More than half of electronic product companies in North America outsource design, and the number is growing.1 The decision to outsource depends on a variety of factors, such as the availability of in-...

Designing a Health Monitoring Device

By Gwyneth Saldanha | Dec 11, 2015

An Inside Look at Product Redesign A Nuvation Engineering client in the tele-health industry was seeking assistance upgrading a health monitoring device used by patients who are managing their care...

New Product Introduction (NPI)

By Joseph Xavier | Dec 8, 2015

Our highly efficient Integrated Design to Manufacturing (IDM) process incorporates preparation for the New Product Introduction (NPI) phase of product development early in the electronic design effort...

Best Practices for Internet of Things (IoT) Designs

By Gwyneth Saldanha | Nov 13, 2015

For Internet of Things (IoT) sensor networks, Nuvation offers a comprehensive suite of engineering services ranging from architecture design to product development and manufacturing. When designing th...