8 Skills Every Embedded Systems Engineer Should Have

Embedded systems have come a long way since they were introduced, in the early 1960s. Applications of embedded systems are ever-increasing and the trend is growing in momentum with every year that passes. Embedded systems and microelectronics have accentuated the importance of technology in our day-to-day lives. We are surrounded by intelligen...

How Can I View the Resistor Values of a USB Type-C Cable with the USB Power Delivery Analyzer?

Question from the Customer:

We’re testing our new design, a Type-C captured cable AC home charger, with your USB Power Delivery Analyzer.

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USB Power Delivery Analyzer

The charger is not a Power Delivery (PD) device, but it is Type-C compliant. Looking at the data, we saw that the 5V VBUS was active at T=0 and the phone started ...

Good news from the Flash Memory Summit 2016 - Santa Clara Convention Center

Over the three days of the Flash Memory Summit Expo, the crowds at the show looked a bit larger than last year. There was plenty of interesting and innovative technology on the Expo Floor including - Flash in HDD, Client and Enterprise level SDDs, and even NVDIMM’s.

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Seagate won the “Best of Show” award with their amazing 60TB SS...

With the Beagle USB 480 Protocol Analyzer, You Can Easily Create a Custom Class Decoder for a Captured Device

Question from the Customer:

I am integrating a proprietary device that uses a custom class to communicate with the host driver. For this project, I need a class decoder to interpret the packets received by the analyzer – what do you advise? I’m using the Beagle USB 480 Protocol Analyzer.

Response from Technical Support:

Thanks for your q...