Embedded storage management 101 – a glossary

Embedded data storage management is filled with technical terms that can make your head spin if you’re not familiar…

Is data shaping the landscape of Industrial IoT operating systems?

Today’s manufacturing processes are smarter and more data-driven than ever before. Could data be a driving factor for…

NAND vs NOR flash memory: an embedded developer’s guide to choosing

Careful consideration of the differing capabilities of NAND and NOR flash memory, the specific needs of the use case,…

What is write amplification, why is it bad, and what causes it?

Write amplification happens when data written to the flash is multiplied on the flash media, reducing the device…

A brief history of in-vehicle infotainment and car data storage

Forget the concept of cars being smartphones on wheels. Vehicles are rapidly headed toward whole “living rooms on…

Learn about satellite tech innovations at SmallSat 2021

On August 7-12, tune in to the SmallSat 2021 conference to learn about technology driving advancements in small…

Achieving Automotive SPICE: an implementation overview

Over the last years, the complexity of vehicle systems has increased enormously, bringing along growing demands for…

Data in the void: safeguarding critical data in satellites

Recently, I read my colleague Thom Denholm’s whitepaper on data reliability in space (scroll down below for the…

Wrapping up the Embedded Online Conference: Q&A

For a lot of 2020, we’ve been talking about avoiding end-of-life from NAND Correctable Errors. Recently, I spoke…

On using U-Boot (universal bootloader) in embedded designs

"Das U-Boot, the 'universal boot-loader', is arguably the richest, most flexible, and most actively developed open…