Designing With ARM Cortex-M4 (& a Real Dev Board)
Warren Miller has more than 30 years of experience in electronics and has held a variety of positions in engineering, applications, strategic marketing, and product planning with large electronics companies like Advanced Micro Devices, Actel, and Avnet, as well as with a variety of smaller startups. He has in-depth experience of programmable devices (PLDs, FPGAs, MCUs, and ASICs) in industrial, networking, and consumer applications and holds several device patents. He is currently the principal at Wavefront Marketing, working as a consultant specializing in strategic planning, technical marketing, and competitive analysis for semiconductor, intellectual property, and associated design tool companies. Warren has authored more than 100 conference papers, whitepapers, application notes, and magazine articles on a wide variety of topics and is a frequent blogger on the All Programmable Planet and Microcontroller Central websites and is the founder of the Chess FPGA project.
Design Products With Bluetooth Low Energy
Fred Eady is the owner of EDTP Electronics, which was established in 1988 following the publication of his first magazine article. Since the formation of EDTP Electronics, Fred has written thousands of magazine articles. He has written for all of the major electronic magazines, including Radio Electronics, Electronics Now, Nuts and Volts, Servo, MicroComputer Journal, and Circuit Cellar. To date, he has authored four books and contributed to a fifth. He currently works as a PIC microcontroller consultant and is a Microchip Authorized Design Partner. Fred also authors monthly columns in Nuts and Volts and Servo magazines. His customers include machine shops, specialty startup companies, medical machine manufacturers, coin-operated device businesses, and various other research and development companies. He has a very close working relationship with Microchip Technology, the manufacturer of PIC microcontrollers, and has taught Ethernet and WiFi classes at Microchip's annual Masters Conference.
Introduction to Linux Device Drivers
Khem Raj is an Embedded Linux Architect at Juniper Networks, a leading network equipment maker. His background includes hands-on product development, R&D, and open-source software development. Khem is a member of the Advisory Board for Yocto Project as well as the Technical Steering Committee for OpenEmbedded project. He also maintains angstrom distribution and default distribution for the beagleboard.org family of devices. He is an active contributor to many open-source projects ‒ e.g., OpenEmbedded, Yocto Project, uClibc, Crosstools, etc. ‒ and actively maintains core pieces of the Yocto Project build system, including Toolchains. Khem is a frequent speaker at technology conferences and gave the keynote at The Yocto Project Developer Day held at Embedded Linux Conference Europe 2013 and presented at ARM technology Conference 2013.
Embedded Software Development With Python & the Raspberry Pi
Jacob Beningo is a Certified Software Development Professional (CSDP) and lecturer who specializes in the design of reusable and configurable embedded software. He has successfully completed projects across a number of industries including automotive, defense, medical, and space. He enjoys developing and teaching real-time and event-driven software using the latest techniques and tools. He is an avid tweeter, a tip and trick guru, a homebrew connoisseur, and a fan of pineapple! Jacob holds Bachelorís degrees in electrical engineering, physics, and mathematics from Central Michigan University and a Masterís degree in space systems engineering from the University of Michigan.