Graphics and Multimedia Processor Design – From Black and White TV sets to Virtual Reality… and beyond

ic design Mar 7, 2017 11:34:45 AM

INTRODUCTION

I was watching an episode of ‘The Crown’ last week on Netflix. One of the conspicuous period ‘punctuation marks’ I noticed was the antiquated, small black and white TV they wheeled out at Buckingham Palace.

Design Case Study: M2M IoT ASIC for Zigbee

Physical Implementation Feb 21, 2017 2:40:56 PM

INTRODUCTION

This blog looks at a case study of a recent engagement with a leading wireless communications supplier, and involved the design of a machine to machine IoT ASIC which will be used over a Zigbee Network. We.

Project Management and the Knowledge Areas – Schedule

Project Management Feb 2, 2017 12:19:14 PM

INTRODUCTION

In my previous blogs, I describe the framework around which you manage a project, the process groups, and we started with the first knowledge area ‘Scope’.  I now continue with the second knowledge area - .

Design & Verification for a Complex FPGA

FPGA Design & Verification Jan 18, 2017 10:25:36 AM

INTRODUCTION

FPGAs offer an alternative to an ASIC, where their re-programmability, often lower engineering costs and fast time to market, can offer benefits.  In this blog we will explore these benefits and the current.

'WHAT' - Hackathon. Innovating in the French Riviera

IoT Dec 21, 2016 4:22:33 PM

INTRODUCTION

Amina, a Sondrel Senior Consultant based in the South of France, was one of the organisers who put together a 'Hackathon' event, and wrote up what proved to be an interesting and innovative couple of days..

Project Management and the Knowledge Areas – Scope

Project Management Nov 29, 2016 2:00:01 PM

INTRODUCTION

In my previous blogs I describe the framework around how to manage a project, the process groups and the knowledge areas.  It’s now time to delve into the details and understand each of the knowledge areas.

Guest Blog Post from Sondrel Partner ARM: The 3 Biggest Myths about Creating a Custom SoC

IoT Nov 9, 2016 10:48:19 AM

by Phil Burr   

ARM Senior Product Marketing Manager, CPU Group

Phil Burr is a senior product marketing manager in ARM’s CPU group responsible for the established products within ARM, including the ARM DesignStart.

Building an IoT Chip? Avoid the Snakes & Climb the Ladders of the Semiconductor Supply Chain.

IoT Oct 24, 2016 10:48:08 AM

INTRODUCTION

To those unfamiliar with the semiconductor supply chain, there are many decisions that will impact the cost, reliability and functionality of your IoT chip. Even for companies that have created a custom SoC.

An evening at the IoT 'Coalface' with Thames Valley Meetup

IoT Sep 30, 2016 10:42:47 AM

INTRODUCTION:

I spent an interesting evening at the IoT Thames Valley Meetup on Wednesday, organised by Duncan Purves, Director of Connect2 Systems. Didn't quite know what to expect - and was entertained by a variety of.

International Experience for 2 Young Physical Design Engineers

Physical Implementation Sep 9, 2016 2:45:32 PM

‘Work experience abroad can bring benefits to you, your company and your clients’

INTRODUCTION

I love to travel. When I had the opportunity to travel to China on business for the company I was more than excited! I love.

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