...is a consultancy involved in the kinds of work listed below.
Boiler board repair
Test equipment and control systems, using both off-the-shelf and custom designed hardware.
Embedded microcontroller hardware and software development. Arduino, Raspberry Pi, ARM, 68..., Z80, TMS, 8051, AVR, PIC etc.
Programmable logic (FPGAs and CPLDs). Xilinx, Altera.
Linux servers. I have been doing this for well over twenty years.
Fast prototypes and small scale production.
Low level PC software, especially under Unix (including linux, Solaris and the BSDs).
Unix server firewalls, mail systems and functional areas of websites using database backends. Using linux, FreeBSD and OpenBSD, Solaris...
IT Support for specialist areas such as industrial control, robotics and OS X support.
TCP/IP socket level and Erlang programming.
Build tools Make, CMake, Autoconf.
ZFS including backup and replication.
Potential to repair ventilators and other medical equipment.
Ubicom processor development.
Databases including SQLite, MySQL and PostgreSQL.
Cross compilation of Python especially where the underlying kernel misses features or is otherwise deviant.
Hardware/software/production/quality for two generations of this Rover 800 body/security controller spanning a five year period. For readers with that car it is mounted just above the accelerator.
A new 2µ ASIC for a simpler body controller
Control software for this Peltier driven temperature calibrator made in Duxford
Work in progress ! Simulation of an FPGA design destined for the 36" telescope at the Institute of Astronomy in Cambridge
The 36". This is in use whenever weather permits.
The scope's electronics. Mostly power supplies and a nixie tube counter but you can just about make out the ISA speedwire card being prodded by a friend. Also jars of Ribena and something sold as coffee.
Prototype vehicle ID unit for a tracking application.
Fixed some LART units that were born with defects. Also wrote some code to excercise the DRAM through JTAG.
Acquisition board. Xilinx Spartan II FPGA, PIC micro, USB interface, some ADCs.
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