corporate partners



GainSpan Corporation, a spinoff of Intel Corporation, is a leader in ultra low power Wi-Fi semiconductor solutions. GainSpan provides the industry's lowest power consuming Wi-Fi single chip solution for battery-powered or energy-harvesting sensor devices and other embedded systems. Devices using GainSpan¹s solution can run for up to 10 years on a single AA battery.

GainSpan enables its customers to leverage the large installed base of Wi-Fi access points and devices and create new products for building automation, smart home energy, health monitoring, and real time location system (RTLS) applications, while reducing the overall operation and installation costs of sensor networks.

Symmetry Electronics

Symmetry Electronics, founded in 1998, is the only global authorized distributor focusing exclusively on the sale, technical support and distribution of wireless, video and embedded semiconductor products. Symmetry’s philosophy is simple; focus on innovative semiconductor products and the markets that need them. Symmetry Electronics has built its reputation and its business on providing the superior service and support that our customers expect and deserve.


Xilinx ® is the world's leading supplier of programmable logic solutions, suppling customers with "off-the-shelf" logic devices such as CPLDs (Complex Programmable Logic Devices) and FPGAs (Field Programmable Logic Devices). North Pole Engineering is the leading midwests logic design team. Two companies commited to bringing your vision to market!

Xilinx and leading third-party providers have agreed to license cores to FPGA customers under a common set of terms known as the SignOnce IP License thereby simplifying the process by which customers can access IP from multiple suppliers.

The Xilinx Alliance Program assures you of the best available “total solutions” combining Xilinx programmable logic with key technologies from our Alliance Program members, including IP cores, EDA, DSP and embedded development tools, design services, board-level products, integrated circuits, and electronic components.


Atmel Corporation is an industry leader in the design and manufacture of advanced semiconductors, with focus on microcontrollers, nonvolatile memory, logic, radio frequency (RF) components and sensors. North Pole Engineering, working with Atmel products for over 10 years, is the Atmel Consultant you want on your team.


Microchip Technology Inc. is a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, providing low-risk product development, lower total system cost and faster time to market for thousands of diverse customer applications worldwide. North Pole Engineering working with the Microchip family of products can bring these advantages to your product.