Tips and Tricks – 7 Tips for Meeting Real-time Deadlines

Embedded systems must meet their real-time deadlines in order to function efficiently and as expected. No one likes to press a button and wait thirty seconds before the system finally responds. More importantly, safety critical systems need to meet their deadlines or else very bad things could happen, such as injury or death. There are … Continue reading Tips and Tricks – 7 Tips for Meeting Real-time Deadlines

Mastering the 8 Pillars of Embedded Software

Every embedded software program starts with a basic foundation from which the application is built. A successful application requires that the developer build the application using knowledge of the eight pillars of embedded software which include: Architecture Code Analysis Debugging Documentation Language Skills Standards Testing Tools / Ecosystem Skill deficiencies in any of these pillars … Continue reading Mastering the 8 Pillars of Embedded Software

Start-ups and Small Businesses – A baptism of Fire

The primary objective of most job seeking engineers is to find a position that provides long term stability. They usually look for a well-established company with a proven track record and employ between 100 and 1000 individuals. These companies provide a structured environment where each person has their own specific job function based on their … Continue reading Start-ups and Small Businesses – A baptism of Fire