BIOFLORIDA Upcoming Industry Event

THIS WEEK – Thursday, May 19th 5:30pm to 8:00pm SPEAKERS & PROGRAM Current Challenges of the Health Sciences Industry Leif Penrose – Dean of Health Sciences Hillsborough Community College A Regional Company Profile: Occammd Chris Carter – Director of Strategic Alliances Occammd and Gordon Ryerson – Managing Director Occammd Operating inside the Center for Advanced […]

Inspiring the Engineers of Tomorrow

VEX Robotics Team 6430, The Trinity Dragons of Lutz, FL, closed out their 2015-2016 season in spectacular fashion with excellent performances at the VEX World Competition in Louisville, KY, April 20-23. The team is coached and mentored by occammd, a local embedded controls and IoT corporation. Throughout the year 16,000 teams from 37 nations compete […]

Embedded Design Ideas – Applying Direct Digital Synthesis with a Twist

One of the challenges that make embedded design interesting is finding different ways to leverage the wave of new technologies that we are seeing every day, by applying methods that have renewed applications because of the new technologies. Direct Digital Synthesis (DDS) is a method that has been around for some time in the generation […]

Signal Processing Techniques & Avoidance of Common Pitfalls Solves System Issues

In previous blogs we discussed emerging opportunities like health monitoring in smart wearable technologies, home automation and LED lighting, with new technologies and emerging applications that are only limited by our imaginations! Common to all of these technologies and applications, is the design of the hardware and signal processing algorithms which make these sensors come […]

To Improve Your Designs, Start at the Beginning

In my experience as an embedded designer that the road to transforming an idea into an optimized result begins with the creation of a complete user specification. The user specification helps transform the idea from a mere concept to a concrete idea with form and function. A complete user specification is the foundation upon which […]