How to make results of trials valuable? A template for the execution of experiments and their documentation.
What defines a good engineer? Key success factors for development engineers apart from technical knowledge.
New website, now fully responsive. New staff and again capacity for your projects.
How does one get rid of the time wasters in innovation and product development? A study and a possible solution: CMMI.
Ready for ISO 26262? Training, ISO 9001 certification and process upgrades let us reach the goal quickly.
How to asses specialists? The Dreyfus model in practical use for engineers.
Visit the 10th Embedded Computing Conference 2017 in Winterthur!
Visit our presentation on estimation at the ESE Kongress in Sindelfingen!
Visit our presentation on development processes at the ECC 2018 in Winterthur!
Visit our presentation on development processes for functional safety!
An (almost) short list which shows the additional tasks for implementing functional safety.
What must be done in a development for functional safety? An overview of the design of safety critical systems.
How do you coarsely estimate the effort for the development of safety-critical systems and functional safety?
Visit our presentation on management at the virtual ESE Kongress!
Do you need to connect JTAG, serial or debug ports? We have a small solution that costs you nothing on the PCB.
Do you need an effort estimate for your cost calculation? A guide on how to estimate project effort.
Do you want to tap the experience of your team? How to play planning poker? Experience the easy way towards accurate estimations.
What should you consider when you outsource? How to outsource? Our outsourcing checklist.
Visit our presentation on FuSa an psychology at the ESE Kongress in Sindelfingen!
Do you want to take your project management one step further? A guide to simple effective project risk management.
Hooray it's up and running! So the innovation is done? Or is it not? Some thoughts on non-functional requirements for products.
A simple guide on how to digitalize your products, make them ready for IoT. So that also the business model is the right one.
Are your project goals clear? This is how to generate accurate effort estimations based on a work breakdown structure.
Are only the basic functions clear? How to generate a ROM (Rough Order of Magnitude) estimation from fuzzy specifications.
Which distributions an models can be used for effort estimation? Three-point and two-point estimation, lognormal distribution...
How do you get from an idea to a working IoT product? An iterative IoT implementation approach to risk mitigation, with cybersecurity.
And how to estimate in practice? Smaller and bigger tricks for the effort estimation of development projects.
Visit our presentation on software safety analysis (SW-FMEA) at the ECC 2022 in Winterthur!
What does embedded mean? What is the difference between embedded and IT? Why?
Visit our presentation on how to keep processes liveable at the ESE Kongress in Sindelfingen!
An FMEA makes the product safe. At the end, we go to the TÜV. We finish the product once and then make it safe. Really?
Visit our presentation on leadership at the virtual ESE Kongress!
Body leasing has many advantages. Is this really true? A comparision with awarding a project to a full service provider.
Are you considering custom product development or software development? We explain development costs, prices and price differences.
Engineering firm, own development team, EEMS, freelancer or near-shoring/off-shoring? What are the advantages and disadvantages?
Is the obvious thing always the right thing? We believe that we should consider a few paradoxes in product development.
Why do development projects exceed budget and deadlines? Overrun causes and how to eliminate them (alas, not always without pain).
What and where are core competencies anyway? And what does it mean for them when you work with external parties?
When we carry out a project for you, how does it feel for you? What are your most important interactions with us?
How does embedded development work? Answers on tools, agile methods, specifications, projects with third parties...
Do you have questions on embedded development? On product development and projects? We answer them here.
How much trust does the estimate deserve? How "accurate" can it be anyway? Why is it "never" right?
Systems Engineering/ System Design uses 10% of the project time. Is this effort worthwhile? There is evidence!