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Simulating Embedded Devices

By Melissa Chinnick | Feb 12, 2019

SIMULATIONS AND EMBEDDED devices A simulation generally refers to a computer program that models a system of some kind, for example, an embedded device. An embedded device is a computing device tha...

Maximizing BLE Security & Privacy Features

By John Chinnick | Jan 3, 2018

Wearables often communicate using radio protocols such as Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), Zigbee, WiFi, Z-Wave, Cellular, or LoRa, among others. These protocols provide solutions that meet a spectrum of ...

FPGAs and HMC Devices: What You Need to Know

By Mark Bingeman | Oct 25, 2017

You might have heard that FPGAs are well-suited to interface with HMC devices, but do you understand why? In this article we explain what an HMC is, what the advantages of using them are, and how FPGA...

Device Security: A Guide for Electronic Product Developers

By John Chinnick | Sep 22, 2017

Electronic devices rarely live in a vacuum. Usually electronic products interact with one or more devices, especially in IoT systems. During these interactions, devices pass information to each other,...

Designing IoT Sensor Networks

By Gwyneth Saldanha | Jul 20, 2017

Learn the secrets of low-power IoT sensor network design with real-world project examples in our whitepaper, written by Engineering Operations Manager, Gwyneth Saldanha. Topics include low-power sleep...

Next Generation FPGAs Address Demands of the Zettabyte Era

By Mark Bingeman | May 23, 2017

Global IP traffic has been significantly increasing over the last few years and is anticipated to continue to increase into the future. Here are a few highlights from Cisco’s VNI June 2016 report.i...

Putting Quality Products on the Shelves: Reliability DVT

By Neil Miller | Oct 11, 2016

Earlier in this series we discussed why design validation testing (DVT) is important and how environmental DVT is performed. Now we’ll take a look at Mechanical and Reliability DVT, and how electron...

Electronic Design Industry Update

By Joseph Xavier | Sep 2, 2016

Electronic Design Projects Snapshot Waterloo, Ontario. August 2016. Nuvation has been noticing a significant uptick in new product development projects and we thought you might enjoy a quick peek i...

A Closer Look at PCB Traces

By Pi Zhang, Karl Morant | Jul 13, 2016

A frequently asked question during Nuvation's Printed Circuit Board (PCB) layout review meetings is, “Are 50-ohm traces being used for the digital signals in this PCB layout?” Often the answer to ...

When to Outsource Your Electronic Design

By Joseph Xavier | Jan 1, 2016

How do you know when to outsource your electronic design? Currently, more than half of electronic product companies in North America outsource design, and the number is growing.1 The decision to outso...