JTRS Program Senior Communications Systems Engineer Opening at MITRE

Monday, September 12th, 2011

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MITRE has an opening for a Senior Communications Systems Engineer to provide engineering support to JTRS programs.  The position will be based in San Diego.

Software Costs Skyrocketing for SOCs

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

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Software design costs for SOCs will grow at a CAGR of 138.9% through the 14nm node.  The situation is just as bad, if not worse, for complex embedded systems.  What’s a poor design team to do?

Boeing Hunting for SDR Systems Engineers

Sunday, August 7th, 2011

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Boeing has a job posting for a Software Defined Radio Systems Engineer.  I’m glad to see the demand, but I suspect that they’ll have a challenging search.

Foresight Joins the Cadence System Realization Alliance

Friday, September 17th, 2010

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We’re very excited by the new Cadence focus on system design and development, so we’re particularly proud to join the Cadence System Realization Alliance.

Foresight Announces Affiliates Program

Friday, October 16th, 2009

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Foresight announces the formation of and initial membership in their new Affiliates Program.

When You Need Foresight!

Saturday, August 15th, 2009

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A discussion of the kinds of systems engineering challenges for which Foresight is the best available solution.

Expanded Applications For Foresight?

Wednesday, March 4th, 2009

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Foresight CEO Gerry Allen asks for your input on potential applications for Foresight beyond complex embedded systems design.

The PCB Is The System, for Taray

Thursday, January 29th, 2009

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Taray’s Bruce Riggins has published a very well written and compelling article on the company’s “7Circuits” product.  From Taray’s perspective, the system is the PCB, and he’s done an excellent job of explaining how their tools solve a number of complex problems.  He even works in a Star Trek reference – always a plus.

MBSE Makes the World a Safer Place

Saturday, December 27th, 2008

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Representatives from MITRE and Northrop Grumman discuss employing Model Based System Engineering on a “Large-Scale, Distributed, Real-Time System” — the next generation airborne Command and Control Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance capability for the U.S. Air Force.  This paper is especially interesting because the authors focus on the project coordination / human issues, as well as the technological challenges.

Model Driven* Best Practices

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008

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Markus Völter has published a good article presenting best practices for designing / implementing DSL’s.  It’s well worth a read.