Why ISO9001 Certification Matters

One of the benefits of working with EMS Solutions is that we are ISO9001 certified. The ISO 9000 family is a series of standards for quality management. They ensure that organizations can address customers’ needs while complying with regulations relevant to a particular product or service. When we say that we are ISO 9001 certified, we are telling our customers and potential customers that we...
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Improving Your Product Design Collaboration

Design collaboration can be difficult. There’s the messy process of going back and forth with the client for input, which can engender a convoluted email chain with input from multiple players. Then there’s the prototyping and user research, all challenged by the need to move quickly to devise a solution. As you tackle product design, here are some tips for collaborating more effectively: Gather...
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Choosing the Right Color for Your Final Product

It’s tempting in design to get so mired in the functionality of a product that you neglect its aesthetics. Appearance matters, and color figures prominently into the way a product presents itself. Color helps get people’s attention and plays a prominent role in people’s first impressions of a product. In fact, a recent study showed that 90 percent of initial judgments are formed based solely on...
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Don’t Underestimate the Importance of Proper Power Supply Filter Design

The power supply filter may seem like a minor part of a printed circuit board, but if it is designed incorrectly, you could end up with hardware that is unreliable or that fails. Unfortunately, this is more common than you might suspect. Problems with electronics can often be traced to shoddy design practices that generated defective power supply filters. To ensure high-quality power supply...
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Five Top U.S. Electronics Companies

The global electronics industry is worth billions of dollars. It can trace its roots back to innovations like the gramophone and radio communications. These inventions were followed by the personal computer, and today, the industry is exploding with new developments. Most of the industry’s work happens in semi-automated factories where circuits are integrated, primarily through PCB assembly...
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Spring Cleaning for Printed Circuit Boards

Spring is in the air, and that means new beginnings. The sun is showing its face more, flowers are blooming, and people are starting to move from their homes into the great outdoors more and more. You can freshen up your life in the spirit of the season by doing some spring cleaning. When it comes to spring cleaning, we often think of de-cluttering our living spaces and pulling out the dust mop...
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