Hardware design services

Evolution of IoT and Industry 4.0 is redefining the product hardware design. The success of product development for the connected world, depends on design for manufacturability, safety, modularity, reliability, short prototyping cycles, optimised BOM, regulatory compliance.

Effective hardware engineering for the connected world

We cater to diverse industry verticals leveraging a combination of an experienced engineering solutions team, robust product design processes, and a vendor ecosystem.

Our hardware engineering services portfolio includes:

  • End-to-end product design
    • System architecture
    • Hardware design based on various Microprocessors, Microcontrollers, DSPs and SOCs
    • Part database and ECAD library management
    • Multilayer PCB design for Digital, Analog, and Mixed Signal systems
    • VLSI design for FPGA, ASIC, SOC: FPGA implementation on Xilinx, Altera and Lattice families
    • Modelling and Simulation using tools like MATLAB, Simulink, PSpice, HyperLynx etc.
    • System Integration and thermal analysis
    • Design migration/ Re-engineering
    • DFM, DFA, DFT, DFS Compliant design
    • Prototyping and Board Bring-up
    • Transfer to Production
       
  • Obsolescence management
    • BOM Scrubbing, Identification of Alternate Parts and Vendors
    • Supplier Co-ordination
    • Redesign and Revalidation
       
  • Value engineering
    • Information assessment, competitive benchmarking and cost analysis
    • Consolidation and innovative redesign
    • Feasibility and evaluation
    • Detailed design and validation
       
  • Independent hardware validation
    • Verification and validation
    • Test fixture design and development
    • Climatic/environmental, reliability/durability (HALT and HASS) testing
    • Corner case Testing
    • Stress testing
    • Safety testing
       
  • Product Compliance and Certification
    • Identification of standards, directives and regulatory requirements for global market access
    • Gap analysis of existing product and technical documentation
    • Pre-compliance and compliance tests for product safety and functional safety
    • Consultancy for Product compliance, electrical safety, EMC, SIL  (Functional safety)
    • Electromagnetic interference and compatibility (EMI/EMC) testing
    • CE, FCC, UL, CSA, RCM, VDE, TUV, BIS, Functional Safety, ATEX, GOST, RoHS and other certifications
    • Documentation necessary for Certification/Regulatory submission
       
  • Reliability engineering
    • Risk assessment
    • Reliability management
    • Reliability modeling and prediction
    • Reliability in design and development
    • Reliability testing

Technology areas

  • Audio/ Video systems
  • Communication systems
  • Automation & Control systems
  • Power systems
  • RF systems
  • Mechatronics : Electro-mechanical systems, motion control systems, robotics
  • Optics design and instrumentatios
  • Flow control systems: Hydraulic, Vacuum, Pneumatic

Design accelerators and in-house labs

 

  • Circuit / Board building blocks
    • Signal conditioning circuits for transducers / Analog frontends
    • DDR2 / DDR3 based design routing topology
    • Component & IBIS libraries for various Microprocessors, FPGAs, DSPs, Memories
    • RF routing reference designs for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, ZigBee etc.
    • Layout reference designs for USB, Ethernet, PCIe, SATA, SDIO, HD-SDI, HDMI, etc.
       
  • Optical test bench
    • Optical Breadboard development
    • Hardware / Software integration
    • Calibration & testing
       
  • In house Labs
    • Climatic chambers
    • Advance test equipment’s
    • ESD test lab
       
  • Vendor ecosystems
    • Software solution providers for test solutions
    • HALT/HASS testing
    • EMI/EMC compliance testing
    • Lab access to High voltage / High Current test setups
    • Multilayer PCB fabrication
    • Fine Pitch PCB assembly for prototyping
       
  • NI/LabVIEW based test framework