2021-10-14 - Majeed Ahmad

The state analog and mixed-signal design talent in 2021

Analog semiconductor companies are not constrained by the lack of growth opportunities but by the availability of analog design engineers.

2021-10-13 - Majeed Ahmad

What’s driving the acquisitions in the analog design realm?

As chip designs combine sensors, analog and digital processing, chipmakers are maneuvering to add design capabilities for combined systems.

2021-10-11 - Majeed Ahmad

The state of analog design industry in 2021 and beyond

The recent flurry of mergers and acquisitions begs a simple question: what's happening in the analog and mixed-signal design realm?

2021-10-06 - Bill Schweber

Right to repair (RTR): Good intentions, but risky as well

Mandating "right to repair" for electronic products seems like a good idea, but it's also worthwhile to review its limitations.

2021-09-15 - Majeen Ahmad

The analog side of the embedded security in SoC designs

Analog monitors such clocks and voltage sensors can oversee the underlying analog behavior of an SoC for potential signs of…

2021-09-14 - Patrick Van Torre

A fully analog electronic dice

Here's a design of a fully analog electronic dice with a limited number of components and can be implemented on…

2021-09-13 - Majeed Ahmad

ADC/DAC card bridges analog and digital bandwidth divide

A new 4-in-4-out FPGA Mezzanine Card with LVDS pin-out aims to facilitate interface with the analog world in high-speed edge…

2021-09-07 - TWAICE

Analog Devices and TWAICE advancing battery lifecycle optimization

Battery analytics software expert TWAICE is collaborating with Analog Devices to tackle the challenges of battery lifecycle optimization.

2021-09-06 - Mark Waller

Analog layout: Why wells, taps, and guard rings are crucial

Here are the key examples of well, taps and guard rings, and why these structures are essential to the layout…

2021-09-03 - Bonnie Baker

Solving PCB switching noise with simple layout rules

Find, quantify, and remove potential PCB capacitances that lead to signal integrity issues caused by switching noise with a few…