We’re pleased to have another of our case studies featured by National Instruments.  Click here to read about how LabVIEW can be used in the creation of custom orthotics.  There’s also a video version of the case study on YouTube:…

It’s official!  We are now the first ever Education Specialty Alliance Partner with National Instruments.  We’ve not only been fans and users of their products for a long time, we’ve been privileged enough to work with them on a number of…

Integration Case Study: University of Waterloo Kinesiology Simulating Spinal Disk Herniation with LabVIEW

Products Used National Instruments LabVIEW development software The Challenge The University of Waterloo Kinesiology department wished to upgrade the control software for their Disk Herniation Simulation system from an older Visual Basic application to a modern, easy to use application…

The Functional Specification: What To Expect From Your Professional Integrator, Part 2

Here is a continuation of last week’s discussion of what a professional integrator should be providing in a functional specification. Describing Functions Functions of a system are the interactions that occur between the system’s interfaces and its actors.  An interaction…

The Functional Specification: What To Expect From Your Professional Integrator, Part 1

The term “functional specification” is one that’s often heard in engineering circles.  But what exactly is a functional specification?  In short, it’s a detailed description of how a particular engineering system should function.   From a software standpoint, it’s a…

The Engineering Process – Delivering the Solution (PART 3/3)

Over the last few weeks, we’ve explored the first two steps in Enable’s Define, Develop, and Deliver software development methodology. This week, we wrap up our informative 3-part blog series with a post about the last stage in this process:…

The Engineering Process – Developing a Solution (Part 2/3)

            In Part 2 of our 3 week blog series, we’re excited to give you an exclusive behind-the-scenes view of Enable Integration’s unique “Define, Develop and Deliver” engineering process. In Part 1, we discussed why…

The Engineering Process – Defining the Problem (Part 1/3)

Enable Integration’s “Define, Develop and Deliver” approach is a central component of our software development methodology. This approach helps improve the way we solve problems when faced with a wide variety of integration challenges. This week’s blog post focuses on…

Challenges in Hiring a LabVIEW Programmer

The hiring process for technical positions can be time-consuming and challenging. Hiring managers can sometimes run into problems attracting the right kind of talent, and choosing from multiple qualified candidates with similar skills and expertise. So what makes hiring a…

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In system integration, the planning process can be a deciding factor in the success of a project.  Where and how resources are spent during actual coding and development is, of course, a key concern, but where and how they’re spent…