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Adesto’s EcoXiP Supports New JEDEC Standards to Pave the Way for a New Era of Smart Devices and Edge Processing

ELECTRONICA, MUNICH, GERMANY – November 13, 2018 – Adesto Technologies (NASDAQ: IOTS), a leading provider of innovative application-specific semiconductors for the IoT era, announced it has shipped the first serial NOR flash devices supporting the new  Read More → "Adesto’s EcoXiP Supports New JEDEC Standards to Pave the Way for a New Era of Smart Devices and Edge Processing"

New ams gas sensor module for kitchens enables automatic control of cooker hoods and ventilation fans

Premstaetten, Austria (13 November, 2018) — ams (SIX: AMS), a leading worldwide supplier of high performance sensor solutions, has released a new version of its iAQ-Core module, a low-power gas sensor for the detection of steam, odors and fumes in kitchen applications.

The iAQ-Core K is the latest member of the ams iAQ-Core family of advanced MEMS gas sensing modules, and is supplied in the same small (18mm x 15mm), robust package. It is resistant to airborne contamination by water vapor, dirt or grease, and operates reliably when exposed to the high concentrations of … Read More → "New ams gas sensor module for kitchens enables automatic control of cooker hoods and ventilation fans"

Imec demonstrates first secure passive keyless entry solution for automotive using Bluetooth Low Energy

LEUVEN (BELGIUM), November 13, 2018 —At this year’s Electronica 2018 (Munich, Nov. 13 – 16), imec, the world-leading research and innovation hub in nanoelectronics and digital technologies, demonstrates the first solution for secure and very accurate passive keyless entry on Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE). This technology enables a seamless car access experience where a BLE device, such as a mobile phone, acts as a digital car key. Imec’s demonstrator builds on the research center’s Secure High Accuracy Distance Measurement (HADM) algorithms implemented on BLE. Imec’s HADM on BLE achieves an accuracy of 30 centimeters – which is over 10 times better than … Read More → "Imec demonstrates first secure passive keyless entry solution for automotive using Bluetooth Low Energy"

VHDL 2018 Support & Enhanced Automation

Henderson, NV – November 13th, 2018 – Aldec, Inc., an industry leader in electronic design verification, has added VHDL-2018 interfaces and automatic coverage model generation to its Riviera-PRO™ advanced verification platform.

This early support for VHDL Standard 1076-2018 includes conditional compilations, conditional expressions in declarations, constraint inferral (from initial values), and bidirectional connections.

“Aldec continues to actively … Read More → "VHDL 2018 Support & Enhanced Automation"

Accellera Announces Availability of UVM 2017-1.0 Reference Implementation

Elk Grove, Calif., November 13, 2018 — Accellera Systems Initiative (Accellera), the electronics industry organization focused on the creation and adoption of electronic design automation (EDA) and intellectual property (IP) standards, announced today that the Accellera Universal Verification Methodology (UVM) Working Group has released the UVM 2017-1.0 reference implementation.

“We have been very focused on updating the UVM reference implementation to match the new IEEE 1800.2 standard,” stated Justin Refice, Chair of the UVM Working Group. “We are aligned with the enhancements that make it more powerful and easier to use, and we have worked hard to … Read More → "Accellera Announces Availability of UVM 2017-1.0 Reference Implementation"

EMA Launches Ultra Librarian Reference Design Cloud Starting with TRINAMIC Motion Control Components

Rochester, NY (November 13, 2018) – EMA Design Automation® (www.ema-eda.com), a full-service provider and innovator of Electronic Design Automation (EDA) solutions, today announced the release of its Ultra Librarian Reference Design Cloud, giving engineers easy, web-based access to reference design schematics enabling faster design starts. The first set of reference designs are available for TRINAMIC Motion Control ICs. At the same time, schematic symbols, … Read More → "EMA Launches Ultra Librarian Reference Design Cloud Starting with TRINAMIC Motion Control Components"

Xilinx Extends Data Center Leadership with New Alveo U280 HBM2 Accelerator Card; Dell EMC First to Qualify Alveo U200

DALLAS, Nov. 13, 2018, SC18, Booth #927 – Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) the leader in adaptive and intelligent computing, today announced that it is expanding its recently-announcedAlveo™ data center accelerator cards portfolio with a new product, the Alveo U280.  The Alveo U280 card will offer new features including support for high-bandwidth memory (HBM2) and leading edge, high-performance server interconnect. Xilinx also announced that … Read More → "Xilinx Extends Data Center Leadership with New Alveo U280 HBM2 Accelerator Card; Dell EMC First to Qualify Alveo U200"

ClioSoft Integrates SOS Design Data Management Platform with Mentor’s Tanner IC Design Tools

FREMONT, Calif., November 12, 2018 –   ClioSoft today announced SOS for Tanner, a SoC design management platform developed by ClioSoft in collaboration with Mentor, a Siemens business.  The solution involves integration of ClioSoft’s flagship enterprise data management software, Read More → "ClioSoft Integrates SOS Design Data Management Platform with Mentor’s Tanner IC Design Tools"

Tiny Coin-Shaped Development Kit from STMicroelectronics Delivers Sensor Fusion, Voice Capturing, and Bluetooth 5.0 Mesh Networking

BlueNRG-Tile is 2.5cm diameter all-in-one battery-operated motion, environmental, acoustic and distance-ranging sensor node

  • Ready-to-go Eval and Software Development Kits unleash BlueNRG-2 SoC ultra-low-power processing and mesh networking capabilities
  • Demonstrated at Electronica in Munich, Nov 13-16, Hall 3C-Booth 101
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