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Signal Edge Solutions was founded on the belief that there is a significant gap in the signal integrity and power integrity (SI/PI) field. Signal Edge Solutions is addressing this gap by providing highly advanced services and products that focus on high-speed measurement, measurement-based modeling, and electromagnetic (EM) modeling services tailored to ASIC, package, and printed circuit board (PCB) design, in addition to other specialized engineering consulting services, which include EMC testing, end-to-end SI/PI simulation modeling of complex ASICs and FPGA designs.
The owners of Signal Edge Solutions are a combination of highly skilled engineering experts in the fields of signal integrity, power integrity, and EMC.
Benjamin Dannan is the Founder and Chief Technologist at Signal Edge Solutions. Benjamin Dannan is an experienced signal and power integrity (SI/PI) design consultant developing advanced packaging solutions for high-performance ASICs and complex FPGA designs. He is a Keysight ADS Certified Expert with expert-level proficiency in high-speed simulation solutions and multiple 3D EM solutions. He has expert-level proficiency with multiple test and measurement solutions, including oscilloscopes, vector network analyzers (VNA), Time Domain Reflectometers (TDRs), function generators, and EMC lab testing equipment.
He is a senior member of IEEE with a multi-faceted background that includes a wide range of professional engineering and military experiences. His engineering experience includes designing, developing, and launching production products, including ASICs, radars, fully autonomous robotic platforms, pan-tilt-zoom (PTZ) camera video systems, and ground combat vehicles.
He is a specialist in signal and power integrity concepts, high-speed circuits, and multi-layered PCB design, as well as has multiple years of experience with EMC product development and certifications to support global product launches. Additionally, he has extensive experience with Chip-Package-PCB-VRM power delivery network (PDN) principles.
His depth of expertise includes modeling large SoC designs and Multi-Chip Modules (MCMs) with frequencies in excess of multiple GHz using innovative technologies. He has multiple years of experience leading multiple products through EMC/EMI compliance testing activities for global market sales, including CE, FCC, IEC, CISPR, and other regulations. In addition to his experience and knowledge solving EMC non-compliance issues.
Benjamin holds a certification in cybersecurity, has a BSEE from Purdue University, a Master of Engineering in Electrical Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University, and graduated from the USAF Undergraduate Combat Systems Officer training school with an aeronautical rating. Benjamin is a trained Electronic Warfare Officer in the USAF with deployments on the EC-130J Commando Solo in Afghanistan and Iraq, totaling 47 combat missions, and a trained USAF Cyber Operations Officer. In addition, he has co-authored multiple peer-reviewed journal publications and has received the prestigious DesignCon 2020 best paper award, given to authors who are leading practitioners in semiconductor and electronic design.
Stephanie Dannan is the Information Security Officer at Signal Edge Solutions, providing singular accountability for all information security controls within the company.
Stephanie is also the Head of Application Security at Markel Corporation. She is responsible for a team of application security professionals who provide application security risk prevention and deterrence services globally. She was simultaneously accountable for the security of all of Markel’s web applications both within the United States as well as globally.
Stephanie’s background includes over five years in cybersecurity and risk management experience, including penetration testing and identifying threats and vulnerabilities. Stephanie works to expose inherent business risks and is adept at spearheading strategies on how to address them best. With an unwavering commitment to excellence and an insatiable hunger for success, Stephanie has emerged as a remarkable achiever, consistently surpassing expectations in the cybersecurity realm. Combining her exceptional skills and expertise with a passion for innovation, she has redefined what it means to excel in Application Security and cybersecurity as a whole. Her ability to navigate challenges with grace, embrace change, and deliver exceptional results has positioned her as a true leader and trailblazer.
We are experts in simulation!
The Keysight Certified Expert (KCE) program recognizes individuals who have demonstrated a high level of expertise in the application of Keysight EEsof EDA design tools. Engineers who have acquired a depth of theoretical and practical knowledge, in applying these tools for successful product design and modeling are eligible to be invited to participate. This program is designed to formally acknowledge their technical accomplishments.
Signal Edge Solutions has the cybersecurity controls in place and is compliant to the Defense Federal Acquistion Regulation Supplement (DFARS) 252.204-7012 and the National Institute of Standards and Technology Special Publication (NIST SP) 800-171A, NIST 800-53.