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Stop, Think, and Tie Your Shoes Right

By Jakob Engblom I was sent a link to a past TED talk about how to tie your shoes. It is worth watching, and from the discussions I have seen on Facebook around the video, it seems that most people do it the "wrong" way.  I have actually started to try to do it the "right" way, and the result is…

Wind River Named “Transformational”

By Ido Sarig Voke, Inc. has just released its annual “Market Mover Array Report on Application Lifecycle Management (ALM)," and we’re very pleased to see that Wind River’s Device Lifecycle Management solutions were favorably reviewed, and ranked as  “Transformational” - the highest category, reserved for vendors that are changing the tone and direction of the market!  Continue Reading>>

What I am Reading: Processor and SoC Simulation

By Jakob Engblom A new book about processor and system-on-chip simulation recently appeared. Edited by Professor Rainer Leupers and Professor Olivier Temam, it features chapters from a wide spectrum of academic and industrial authors. The chapters in the book each come from a particular company or research group. Each chapter addresses a different problem or technology, from a different perspective. This provides a good overview of the…

Shift Left

By Michel Genard Whether developers or corporations use a formal development process or not, one of the most critical (and risky) milestones is to have access to the target hardware, on-time and on-quantity in order to get going with the software development. Adding to this dependency, the fact that software content has grown to a point where you have more…