Voler Whitepaper: Are you making a medical device?

April 10th, 2018|Categories: Downloadable, Medical Devices, V2018, Whitepaper|

Electronic Design: “These Presentations Turned Heads at MDTX Day 2” by Chris DeMartino

We are excited to at MDTX 2018 and thrilled to be listing in Chris DeMartino's "These Presentations Turned Heads at MDTX Day 2" article about the conference. Here is what Chris DeMartino, Technical Editor at Electronic Design, had to say about Walt Maclay's talk. "Walt Maclay of Voler Systems focused in on “Building a Better [...]

April 9th, 2018|Categories: Batteries, Medical Devices, News, Sensors, V2018, Wearable Devices|

Audio system for conference rooms

Voler developed a prototype for an audio system with advanced digital signal processing for acoustic echo cancellation, ambient noise cancellation and equalization to maximize performance. The system gets its input through an analog front end that filters, amplifies, and powers microphones.  It can also drive multiple speakers through high quality, high performance DACs.  In addition, the [...]

Voler Whitepaper: Developing Product Requirements for Medical Devices

Learn how to write product requirements for medical devices that aid in a more rapid approval process. Our samples will show how to clearly and unambiguously articulate the product's functionality and behavior while providing solid V&V evidences for FDA approval. Download the product requirements for medical devices whitepaper Best Practices for Developing and Writing Requirements [...]

Security is not a bolt-on feature, it needs to be built into your IoT and wearable devices

Security can not be an afterthought for IoT and wearable devices, it must be designed in from the very beginning. It must be addressed in all phases of the project, including system design, test and validation. Security tradeoffs and implementation will impact Hardware requirements and power consumption End-to-end connectivity Testing and validation Why is IoT [...]

February 28th, 2018|Categories: Embedded Systems, IoT, V2018, Video, Wearable Devices|

Excited to be speaking at Smart Health 2018

Walt Maclay will be presenting on "Sensors and wearable devices for home health" on Friday, April 27, 2018. It looks like an amazing program and an extraordinary conference! We hope to see you there. https://www.smarthealth.tech/speaker/walter-maclaypresident-and-founder/

February 16th, 2018|Categories: Medical Devices, News, V2018|

Design Checklist on Extending Battery Lifetime

Download a whitepaper for low-power design. These tips will extend your battery life. Summary Checklist for Low-Power Design With these tips, power consumption can be cut significantly. Read about one case study where we extended the battery lifetime by 500%. Wireless Transmission Checklist How much data do you need to transmit? How far? Which is [...]

February 4th, 2018|Categories: Downloadable, Ultra Low Power, V2018, Wearable Devices, Wireless|

Volume 2018, Issue 1 Newsletter

In This Issue: Voice Activated Wake Up and Ultra Low Power Design Some applications use voice commands to “wake” the device from the low power detection mode and switch to the “recognition” mode, applying their algorithms to spoken words and phrases. This is ideal for many wearable devices as well as other battery operated devices. [...]

February 3rd, 2018|Categories: Electronic Design Services Newsletters, News, V2018|

6 Innovative Technologies in AR/VR

AR/VR technologies have become big industries with mainstream availability. Total spending on AR/VR products and services was $11 billion in 2017 and excited to grow to be $215 billion in 2021. Augmented reality (AR) is an "augmented" view of the physical, real-world environment which displays computer-generated sound, video, graphics or GPS data while still viewing [...]

February 1st, 2018|Categories: V2018, Wearable Devices|

Developing products for clinical settings

Voler developed the next generation clinical lice treatment unit that improved the usability and aesthetics, increased functionality, decreased costs, and improved portability. We provided very tight temperature control: hot enough to kill lice, not so hot it burns a child's head. Voler also added a cellular modem to enable tracking of each use (for reimbursement [...]

January 31st, 2018|Categories: Medical Devices, Recent Electronic & Embedded Design Projects, V2018|