Rich Nass

Richard Nass is the Executive Vice-President of OpenSystems Media. His key responsibilities include setting the direction for all aspects of OpenSystems Media’s Embedded and IoT product portfolios, including web sites, e-newsletters, print and digital magazines, and various other digital and print activities. He was instrumental in developing the company's on-line educational portal, Embedded University. Previously, Nass was the Brand Director for UBM’s award-winning Design News property. Prior to that, he led the content team for UBM Canon’s Medical Devices Group, as well all custom properties and events in the U.S., Europe, and Asia. Nass has been in the engineering OEM industry for more than 25 years. In prior stints, he led the Content Team at EE Times, handling the Embedded and Custom groups and the TechOnline DesignLine network of design engineering web sites. Nass holds a BSEE degree from the New Jersey Institute of Technology.

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    Embedded Executives: Yuri Chamarelli, Lead Product Specialist, Phoenix Contact

    Open control systems and open architectures aren’t the mainstream in the industrial sector, but maybe they should be.

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  • GreenWaves’ Ultra-Low Power GAP9 IoT Apps Processor Suits Intelligence at the Edge

    GreenWaves’ Ultra-Low Power GAP9 IoT Apps Processor Suits Intelligence at the Edge

    GAP9 lets OEMs embed machine learning and signal processing capabilities into battery-powered or energy-harvesting devices.

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  • STMicroelectronics Combines STM32 MCU and LoRa Transceiver on One SoC

    STMicroelectronics Combines STM32 MCU and LoRa Transceiver on One SoC

    STMicroelectronics introduced what it claims is the industry’s first LoRa system-on-chip (SoC). Previously, the LoRa device was a separate transceiver that connected to a microprocessor.

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  • Embedded Executives: Frédéric Thomas, VP of Technology, Kudelski IoT

    Embedded Executives: Frédéric Thomas, VP of Technology, Kudelski IoT

    In this week’s Embedded Executives podcast, I interviewed Frédéric Thomas, the Vice President of Technology for Kudelski IoT.

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  • SigmaDots Covers All Three Levels When Securing Industrial IoT Systems

    SigmaDots Covers All Three Levels When Securing Industrial IoT Systems

    OEMs often tout their “system approach” to design. In theory, this means that they look at the end application, and then design each aspect of the system to meet the needs of that application.

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  • TI’s Jacinto 7 Processors Enable Automotive ADAS and Gateway Applications

    TI’s Jacinto 7 Processors Enable Automotive ADAS and Gateway Applications

    Texas Instruments (TI) released a new series of microprocessors, the Jacinto 7 line. It was introduced at CES amid a series of demos.

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  • Sensory Does Voice Recognition Without the ‘Net

    Sensory Does Voice Recognition Without the ‘Net

    I’m not necessarily on board with the conspiracy theory folks who think that every enabled device in our home is out to get us.

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  • Wind River Simics Eases DevOps Pain While Upping Security

    Wind River Simics Eases DevOps Pain While Upping Security

    Do you need help with DevOps? Do you even know what the term means? If you’re developing for the embedded space, you need to understand this technology.

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  • Achronix Super-Speed FPGA Find a Home on Bittware Board

    Achronix Super-Speed FPGA Find a Home on Bittware Board

    According to the two companies, the card offers the industry’s highest performance interfaces available on a PCIe FPGA accelerator card.

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  • Embed UltraSense Sensors into Just About Anything

    Embed UltraSense Sensors into Just About Anything

    UltraSense, a company that is just emerging from stealth mode, is launching a touch user interface that can be embedded into just about any material, including plastic, metal, glass, and wood.

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  • FPGA Platform from Lattice Semi Sets a New Standard for Efficiency

    FPGA Platform from Lattice Semi Sets a New Standard for Efficiency

    According to Lattice Semiconductor, the company introduced Nexus Platform, the industry’s first 28 fully-depleted silicon-on-insulator (FD-SOI) FPGA platform.

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  • Embedded Executives: Byron BeMiller, Director, Semtech and Head of LoRa Alliance Smart Building Working Group

    Embedded Executives: Byron BeMiller, Director, Semtech and Head of LoRa Alliance Smart Building Working Group

    You can make a case that LoRa is the perfect medium to outfit a smart building. It may not be able to handle every task, but it can do more than you might think.

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  • Embedded World Panel Sessions Announced

    Embedded World Panel Sessions Announced

    Embedded Computing Design (hall 5-341) will be hosting daily educational tracks on the hottest topics affecting today’s engineers.

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  • Embedded Executives: Thomas Lee, VP, InnoPhase

    Embedded Executives: Thomas Lee, VP, InnoPhase

    The definition of “low power” can differ based on your application. Low power for an industrial system supplier can differ greatly from that of a medical device maker.

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  • Embedded Executive: Chris Longstaff, VP of Product Management, Mindtech Global

    Embedded Executive: Chris Longstaff, VP of Product Management, Mindtech Global

    Mindtech makes tools that help create vision data sets for training these neural nets.

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  • The SPS 2019 Best in Show Awards

    The SPS 2019 Best in Show Awards

    Embedded Computing Design is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Best in Show competition.

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  • Yocto is Your Friend

    Yocto is Your Friend

    Yocto is an open-source Linux project. Using it in your design can make the design process simpler and quicker.

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  • Automated Board Testing

    Automated Board Testing

    Today, automated testing is a key part of hardware design based on a modular approach.

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  • Embedded Executive: Joseph Sawicki, Executive Vice President, Mentor IC EDA

    Embedded Executive: Joseph Sawicki, Executive Vice President, Mentor IC EDA

    Testing doesn’t to garner its share of attention. It could be because test is not well understood. Or because a percentage of engineers feel that test should be handled by test engineers.

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  • What Are You Going to Build?

    What Are You Going to Build?

    The pace of learning hasn’t slowed since. It’s no longer just software that’s drag-and-drop. Today you can design boards using tools like Geppetto.

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