LabVIEW CLA Complete!

That’s the first tick off the 2014 Action Items list we can now make – CLA Complete! We’ll go more into depth with that list in a future post, but at this moment I’d like to provide those who are considering taking the Certified LabVIEW Architect (CLA) examination with some insight and guidelines for the examination. […]

The Challenge: Becoming a Certified LabVIEW Architect (CLA)

After a grueling two weeks of interviews for various mandates while traveling to Montreal and additionally providing a budgetary for an opportunity overseas, I have returned to Toronto facing several fresh challenges. Firstly, The Challenge: Becoming a Certified LabVIEW Architect (CLA) as quickly as possible will be no easy feat. Indeed, I have received feedback […]

Meeting Numbers through Regression Testing

Eliminating false-failures and improving repeatability is a must in high-volume manufacturing. Software regression testing methodologies and strategies can be an effective way of reducing occurrence of test failures. Consider this: A high-volume manufacturing line builds 1.5 million automotive cluster units in one year. An end-of-line functional test system on the line yields approximately 98% of […]

Integration Insights – Part 1

As we enter 2014, I begin to look back at all the things that made last year a success. Flashbacks of all the late nights in the development lab at Honeywell are sinking in today, with some of the more recent hurdles still relatively fresh in my mind. The 80/20 principle in test system integration could […]