Brandon Lewis

Brandon Lewis, Editor-in-Chief of Embedded Computing Design, is responsible for guiding the property's content strategy, editorial direction, and engineering community engagement, which includes IoT Design, Automotive Embedded Systems, the Power Page, Industrial AI & Machine Learning, and other publications. As an experienced technical journalist, editor, and reporter with an aptitude for identifying key technologies, products, and market trends in the embedded technology sector, he enjoys covering topics that range from development kits and tools to cyber security and technology business models. Brandon received a BA in English Literature from Arizona State University, where he graduated cum laude. He can be reached by email at brandon.lewis@opensysmedia.com.

  • Smart DV Releases Verification IP Suite for Arm AMBA Protocol

    Assertion IP and SimXL synthesizable transactors for SoC and system-level testing are also part of the release.

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  • Defining Digital Twins

    Defining Digital Twins

    In this edition of the Embedded Insiders, Brandon and Rich are joined by Brady Benware, VP and general manager of the tessent portfolio at Mentor, a Siemens business.

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  • How to Integrate AI into the Embedded Enterprise

    How to Integrate AI into the Embedded Enterprise

    AI is all the rage these days, and poised to disrupt nearly every industry. In fact it already is. A recent IDC survey reported that the majority of companies are failing in their AI initiatives.

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  • Embedded Insiders Podcast: Let's Settle This. What's More Secure, Proprietary or Open Source?

    Embedded Insiders Podcast: Let's Settle This. What's More Secure, Proprietary or Open Source?

    This week on the Embedded Insiders, Brandon and Rich discuss an age-old controversy: What’s more secure? Proprietary or open-source software?

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  • Dev Kit Weekly: T.I. SimpleLink Multi-Band CC1352R Wireless MCU Launchpad SensorTag Kit

    Dev Kit Weekly: T.I. SimpleLink Multi-Band CC1352R Wireless MCU Launchpad SensorTag Kit

    The dual-band, multi-protocol CC1352R SimpleLink wireless MCU that supports both 2.4 GHz technologies like Bluetooth, Bluetooth 5 Low Energy, Zigbee, and Thread, as well as Sub-GHz connectivity.

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  • Embedded Toolbox: Use Ada and Let the Compiler Do the Static Analysis

    Embedded Toolbox: Use Ada and Let the Compiler Do the Static Analysis

    The Ada language abstracts most direct interaction with memory onto compilers, transitioning things like memory checks from a manual human operation to automatic. Get ready to save tons of debug time.

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  • Percepio Adds Embedded Linux Support to Tracealyzer Visual Trace Diagnostic Tool

    Percepio Adds Embedded Linux Support to Tracealyzer Visual Trace Diagnostic Tool

    Interested parties can download Tracealyzer with embedded Linux support and receive a free 45-day evaluation license.

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  • Enabling Linux in Safety Applications Project Adds Multiple Working Groups, Members

    The new working groups will build from progress in the SIL2LinuxMP and Real-Time Linux projects to help bridge gaps between the safety standards and Linux development ecosystems.

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  • Dev Kit Weekly: Silicon Labs Thunderboard BG22

    Dev Kit Weekly: Silicon Labs Thunderboard BG22

    This week’s kit, the Thunderboard BG22 supports the brand-spanking new Bluetooth 5.2 protocol. The real big fish in 5.2 is low-energy, “LE,” audio, The real big fish in 5.

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  • Another IoT Security "Uh-Oh": 26 Flaws in Open-Source Zephyr and MCUboot Stacks

    Another IoT Security "Uh-Oh": 26 Flaws in Open-Source Zephyr and MCUboot Stacks

    Jennifer Fernick, Head of Research at NCC, spoke with Embedded Computing Design about 26 vulnerabilities found in the Zephyr RTOS and MCUboot bootloader during a recent security analysis.

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  • SEMI World Fab Forecast Report Projects Record Equipment Spending in 2021

    SEMI World Fab Forecast Report Projects Record Equipment Spending in 2021

    Solid growth rates are projected across all product segments, with memory fabs leading global equipment spending at an estimated $30 billion.

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  • New Version of Audio Precision Measurement Software Enables Multiple Simultaneous Analog, Digital Inputs

    New Version of Audio Precision Measurement Software Enables Multiple Simultaneous Analog, Digital Inputs

    The multi-input feature can be used in both bench and sequence modes to analyze microphones and microphone arrays.

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  • Teledyne e2v 12 GSps RF DACs Operate in Ka-Bands

    Teledyne e2v 12 GSps RF DACs Operate in Ka-Bands

    The DACs integrate direct digital synthesis, a programmable anti-sinc filter, a digital up-converter with four interpolation stages and sinc compensation, and a programmable complex mixer.

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  • Dev Kit Weekly – Microchip Hello FPGA Kit

    Dev Kit Weekly – Microchip Hello FPGA Kit

    Don’t know AI? Even less familiar with FPGAs? Well don’t worry, because this week on Dev Kit Weekly we’re getting acquainted with the Hello! FPGA Kit from Microchip.

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  • Surveys Say There's A New Normal in the Electronics Industry

    Surveys Say There's A New Normal in the Electronics Industry

    “2020 Trends in Electronics Sourcing” report dives deep into the ways that COVID-19 has impacted the global supply chain, and the ramifications that has had on the engineering community.

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  • Report Finds 88 Percent of U.K. Electronics Companies Will Recover from Pandemic in Less Than 12 Months

    Report Finds 88 Percent of U.K. Electronics Companies Will Recover from Pandemic in Less Than 12 Months

    According to the report, 22 percent of respondents are not currently experiencing decreased sales activity, and a remarkable 88 percent estimate that sales benchmarks will recover within a year.

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  • Embedded Toolbox: Shrinking Java to Raspberry Pi Sized

    Embedded Toolbox: Shrinking Java to Raspberry Pi Sized

    To bridge the gap between the resource constraints of embedded systems and the programming and portability of Java, Simon Ritter, Deputy CTO of Azul Systems joins this episode of Embedded Toolbox.

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  • Qeexo AutoML Now Hosted on AWS, Adds Algorithm Support

    Qeexo AutoML Now Hosted on AWS, Adds Algorithm Support

    For a limited time, users can register for a free Bronze package of AutoML that allows them to upload or collect data sets and automatically build and deploy lightweight machine learning models.

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  • Synopsys 40 Gbps USB4 IP Supports PCI Express, DisplayPort, Thunderbolt

    Synopsys 40 Gbps USB4 IP Supports PCI Express, DisplayPort, Thunderbolt

    The IP was successfully taped out on a 5 nm FinFET test chip. It integrates PCIe, DisplayPort, and Thunderbolt 3 in one-third the area required by discrete PHYs.

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  • Valens Announces First MIPI A-PHY-Compliant Automotive Serializer, Deserializer Chipsets

    Valens Announces First MIPI A-PHY-Compliant Automotive Serializer, Deserializer Chipsets

    VA7000 serializers and deserializers target ultra-high-speed networking applications in ADAS and autonomous drive subsystems that require long reach (15 meters), error-free links, and EMI immunity.

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