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Three Keys to Embedded Software Success

Stefanie Diesi, Staff Engineer Writing software on an embedded device can be difficult for any number of reasons, but smart design choices up front can help mitigate some of the pain down the road. There are entire books and college courses devoted to this topic. However, I think…

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Yes, You Do Need to Document Your Open Source Code

Dave Beal I’ve recently had the experience of working with two pieces of open source code. Both implement a standard wireless communication stack in Linux. Names are omitted to protect the guilty. In one case, the code has been around since 2001 and has been…

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Is Doing It All All It's Cracked Up To Be?

Stefanie Diesi, Staff Engineer The tech industry is constantly changing.  New languages come in and out of style, and new WYSIWYG editors make GUI design easier than ever. Unlike app development and IoT, the embedded world has been largely isolated from these changes until now. C…

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Matt Osminer Featured as a Synscort Blog Expert Interview

Cardinal Peak Staff     This past week, Cardinal Peak director of server and web software engineering, Matt Osminer was featured in an in-depth, two-part expert interview on the Synscort blog. Matt discusses Big Data and many of the solutions we employ at Ca…

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Security Best Practices: From IoT to HIPAA

Thomson Comer, Staff Engineer A couple weeks ago, Kevin Gross posted about the myth of a hacker-proof IoT. His post gave a great high-level overview of ways to make the IoT as secure as possible, and it got me thinking about some more in-depth methods for attempting to attain the…

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Faster Python with Cython and PyPy: Part 2

Tom Craven, Technical Lead Last week I started this two-part blog series about increasing the speed of Python through Cython and PyPy. While we already discussed the effects of Cython, I wanted to continue the discussion with a look at PyPy and then a contrast of both PyPy and…

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Faster Python with Cython and PyPy: Part 1

Tom Craven, Technical Lead For several years now, Python has been my go-to language for web and IoT projects, owing to its readable syntax, flexibility, and comprehensive library support. From a programmer’s perspective, it is a truly enjoyable language to read and write…

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Building a Home Automation System (For Fun)

Matt Tucker, Senior Engineer You’ll find that a lot of engineers like to tinker. In addition to the projects we work on for clients or employers, a lot of us like to put our skills to the test when it comes to our own homes, too. In my case, I wanted to try my hand at creating…

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What's So Hard About Hardware?

Kate Bethurem, Director of Business Development I had the pleasure of attending a few segments of Boulder Startup Week, a weeklong event just down the road from Cardinal Peak dedicated to helping startups become successful. Startup Week brings innovators, entrepreneurs, mentors, and investors tog…

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Remote Logging: Part 2

Cardinal Peak Staff Continuing his guest blogging series over at the Loggly blog, Cardinal Peak Senior Software Engineer Thomson Comer talks this week about how to write effectively for Loggly. He debunks myths about remote logging and gives some great tips for debuggin…

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