Going All Electric

By Christian Thornton, iNARTE Business Manager In March of this year, Volkswagen let slip their plans to massively expand their battery production to try to gain an edge in the race to dominate the electric-car market. As part of this plan, Volkswagen is looking to drive down the cost of battery systems through a new … Read More

Complimentary EMC Pocket Guide

This day-to-day EMC guide helps engineers save time searching for product design guidelines, EMC standards, or commonly used equations. Written by industry gurus, this pocket-sized, durable guide is a must-have for any engineer or technician. It’s a perfect resource to assist with taking iNARTE certification exams as well. What you’ll find in this quick-reference guide: … Read More

The Value of Certification

By Christian Thornton, iNARTE Business Manager For several years now I have spoken about the value of certification within the engineering community. This value comes from not only an individual perspective and the ability to demonstrate and prove your knowledge and experience, but also from the corporate and industry perspective in demonstrating that your company … Read More

Building Each Other Up

By Christian Thornton, iNARTE Business Manager As I reflect on the start of the year, with one month already behind us, I am once again amazed at not only how quickly time flies by, but how technology is advancing at such a massive and rapid pace. In the last month I have engaged in fascinating … Read More

White Paper: 5G New Radio

“5G NR: Establishing Effective and Efficient Test Processes for Regulatory Compliance” is the name of a new white paper on 5G New Radio (NR), the rollout of which is placing greater emphasis on regulatory compliance testing of wireless designs. Industry associations and government agencies are developing standards that serve as the basis for universal compliance. … Read More

Upcoming Training Courses

Compliance Direction is offering the following three popular courses, taught by Steven G. Ferguson, during the first half of 2021: MIL-STD-461 Testing and Compliance, March 8–11 MIL-STD-461/RTCA DO-160 EMC Testing and Compliance, April 5–9 Electromagnetic Environmental Effects (E3) for Space Systems, June 1–4 These courses are open enrollment with six hours of training each day. … Read More