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Formula 1 system architecting – Part 1: Good design reflects the organization

‘System architecting under extreme circumstances’ is how you could describe Guido de Boer’s job at Mapper over the past fourteen years. In a series of interviews in the run-up to his keynote at the Dutch System Architecting Conference on 20 June, he shares with Bits&Chips his unconventional view on developing systems.

Headlines

Kendrion locks up 3T acquisition
Quantum computing unicorn considers European HQ near Imec
Semiconductor boom might turn to glut in 2023, says IDC
The Netherlands joins European chip collaboration
$12M seed round brings Dutch stealth startup Axelera AI to light
Loop Robots cleans up with a $2M seed investment
TU Delft and NFI investigate next-gen forensic photography

The impact of AI on testing

Derk-Jan de Grood and Rik Marselis wanted to take a deep dive in artificial intelligence and organized a whiteboard session to discuss the impact of AI on testing.

In other news

Nokia late in 5G, says CEO (Electronics Weekly)
Dutch ATMs showing Amber alerts (ZDNet)
‘Microbe-grown’ headphones: the future of sustainable electronics? (Techcrunch)

The dynamics of high tech project management

Within Alten, Bernard Venemans is responsible for the project management at the internal project delivery center. In addition, he works as a consultant/project manager for a client. A typical week reveals the diversity of projects and activities.