In addition to all these additional steps in production, Analog Devices follows best practices when working with customers to ensure that they have full support for their automotive applications. Analog Devices maintains a dedicated team of quality engineers trained to support customers with the appropriate automotive documentation and analyses including: AEC-Q100 Rev G document, DFMEAs, PPAPs, 8Ds, and ASIL characterization.
About the author
David Krakauer is the product line manager for the Digital Isolator Group at Analog Devices, Inc. He is responsible for the application of iCoupler® digital isolator technology throughout Analog Devices to enable integration with other products including converters and transceivers. Mr. Krakauer holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology— and a Master of Business Administration from MIT’s Sloan School of Management. He can be reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
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