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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 [...]

March 19th, 2018|Categories: Analog Circuit Design, Recent Projects, Sensors, V2018|

Farzad Zarrinfar, Semiconductor Executive, Joins Voler Systems Board

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 13 - Voler Systems, a leader in electronic design, is pleased to announce that Farzad Zarrinfar has joined their Board. Voler Systems is a growing electronic design consulting company that specializes in wearable and IoT devices for the medical and consumer industries. They are experts in sensors, wireless, motion control and power [...]

March 13th, 2018|Categories: News|

Wearable Devices from Idea to FDA Approval

Walt Maclay will be speaking on Wearable Devices from Idea to FDA Approval on March 13, 2018 to the Bio2Devices group. Wearable fitness devices are influencing today’s medical devices that target clinical and everyday applications. Walt Maclay will discuss the issues involved with bringing wearable medical devices from an idea to FDA approval based on [...]

March 8th, 2018|Categories: News|

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.

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

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: News, Newsletters, 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 Projects, V2018|

Voice Activated Wake Up and Ultra Low Power Design

Many mobile applications use sensors to monitor various activities- movement, sound, temperature, and the like. The sensors, if "always on" in full power would shorten battery life. Recent chip developments enable applications and devices to operate in a low power mode until they detect the signal that wakes them up and activates them for the [...]

January 31st, 2018|Categories: Ultra Low Power, V2018, Wearable Devices|

Voler is an outstanding design team

We were delighted with Voler’s professionalism and capabilities, characterized by a consultative understanding of our needs, frequent communication of progress and challenges, and delivering our project within cost and time expectations.  Voler fixed and delivered a prototype that two prior firms failed to complete. They also referred a partner that provided industrial design and mechanical [...]

January 23rd, 2018|Categories: Customer References, Recent Projects, Wearable Devices|