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S2C Announces a Breakthrough Verification Module

San Jose, CA – June 6, 2011 – S2C Inc., a leading rapid SoC/ASIC prototyping solutions provider, announced that they have developed the TAI Verification Module (patent pending), a prototype verification product that allows user designs in FPGA-based prototypes to be verified with massive and fast test benchs  through a x4 PCIe Gen2 channel to the PC. The Altera Stratix-4 GX FPGA-based TAI Verification Module has integrated Altera SignalTap Logic Analyzer with S2C’s TAI Player software enabling concurrent debugging of multi-FPGA design using the RTL names. This innovative technology  … Read More → "S2C Announces a Breakthrough Verification Module"

Jasper to Release First of Its Kind System-Level-Verification IP (VIP) for ARM ACE-based SoCs

Mountain View, CA, June 07, 2011.  Jasper Design Automation, the leading provider of verification solutions based on formal technology, today announced the availability of its suite of system-level VIP for AMBA 4 ACE-based SoCs.  The VIP is the first of its kind for the ACE specification and was a direct result of the tight collaboration between ARM and Jasper for validating the quality and robustness of the specification.

“Our goal was to support a specification … Read More → "Jasper to Release First of Its Kind System-Level-Verification IP (VIP) for ARM ACE-based SoCs"

Lattice and Flexibilis Announce First FPGA Ethernet Switch IP Cores With HSR (IEC 62439-3) Protocol Support

HILLSBORO, OR  JUNE 13, 2011  Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) and Flexibilis Oy today announced the immediate availability of the Flexibilis Ethernet Switch (FES) IP cores.  The triple speed (10Mbps/100Mbps/1Gbps) FES IP cores operate on Ethernet Layer 2 and … Read More → "Lattice and Flexibilis Announce First FPGA Ethernet Switch IP Cores With HSR (IEC 62439-3) Protocol Support"

Green Hills Software to Present and Exhibit at Freescale Technology Forum 2011 in San Antonio

SANTA BARBARA, CA — June 13, 2011 — Green Hills Software, the largest independent vendor of embedded software solutions, will deliver technology presentations at the Freescale Technology Forum, San Antonio, TX, June 20 – 23, 2011. Green Hills Software will also demonstrate its latest embedded software solutions.

Green Hills Software speaker presentations include:

Topic: Advanced Compiler Optimizations for the Smallest, Fastest Code
When: Tuesday, June 21, 2011, 10:30 am — 11:30 am
Where: Grand Oaks Ballroom D
Who: Greg Davis, Director, Engineering Compilers: Green Hills Software
Track: Enabling Technologies; Market Segment: Tools

Synopsis:
This talk will survey some … Read More → "Green Hills Software to Present and Exhibit at Freescale Technology Forum 2011 in San Antonio"

austriamicrosystems introduces the AS5410 absolute linear position sensor IC as first product of 3D Hall platform

Unterpremstaetten, Austria & Rosemont, Illinois (June 6, 2011) – austriamicrosystems (SIX: AMS), a leading global designer and manufacturer of high-performance analog ICs, has introduced the AS5410 linear position sensor, the first product of the world’s first fully-featured 3D Hall platform. The unique 3D Hall sensor solution senses absolute position in automotive & industrial applications and provides the highest resolution position information available. The sensor solution is being demonstrated during the 2011 edition of the Sensors Expo & Conference in Rosemont, Illinois, booth #621. 

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Synopsys Custom Design Solution Enables Moortec Semiconductor to Tape Out High-performance Analog IP

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS), a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design, verification and manufacturing, today announced that Moortec Semiconductor Ltd., a mixed-signal IP and semiconductor integrated circuit (IC) provider, has taped out its high-performance analog IP on TSMC’s 40LP and 28HP processes using Synopsys’ custom design solution and TSMC’s interoperable process design kits (iPDKs). The CMOS embedded temperature sensor IP is a complex, high-precision analog design for thermal management applications in advanced-geometry, high-gate-count digital ICs. Moortec used Synopsys’ comprehensive custom solution, including the Galaxy Custom Designer® schematic and … Read More → "Synopsys Custom Design Solution Enables Moortec Semiconductor to Tape Out High-performance Analog IP"

BEEcube Announces miniBEE™- The Ultimate Full Speed Mixed Signal FPGA Prototyping Platform made portable

FREMONT, Calif., June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — BEEcube Inc, a leading provider of advanced system-level FPGA prototyping platforms, BEE™ systems, today announces the ultimate full-speed mixed signal FPGA prototyping platform made portable’, the miniBEE. The newest generation BEE, the miniBEEis similar to BEE4 but made smaller.  miniBEE offers application flexibility and customization as well as significant throughput capacity in a smaller footprint.

“Not only is the miniBEE based on the latest Virtex 6 FPGAs, but we have incorporated the latest FMC and SFP+ expansion standards.  miniBEEis an unraveled one-FPGA platform.  miniBEE is coupled with very high-speed 10GE … Read More → "BEEcube Announces miniBEE™- The Ultimate Full Speed Mixed Signal FPGA Prototyping Platform made portable"

Green Hills Software Adds INTEGRITY RTOS Support for Freescale QorIQ® COM Express®

CHICAGO, IL — June 7, 2011 — Embedded Systems Conference, Booth 1115 — Green Hills Software, the largest independent vendor of embedded software solutions, today announced its comprehensive software development and run-time solutions for QorIQ® COM Express® Modules, bundled by Freescale Semiconductor and immediately available in the Freescale COM Express Development System kit. Green Hills support includes the INTEGRITY® real-time operating system (RTOS), award-winning MULTI® development environment and the Green Hills JTAG Probe, enabling designers to more easily begin developing high quality embedded software with the highest level of reliability and security on modular COTS hardware for industrial … Read More → "Green Hills Software Adds INTEGRITY RTOS Support for Freescale QorIQ® COM Express®"

AppliedMicro’s APM86791 PacketPro™ Embedded Processor Offers Advanced Security Features for Tamper-Proof Systems

SUNNYVALE, Calif.  – June 6, 2011 – Applied Micro Circuits Corporation, or AppliedMicro (NASDAQ:AMCC), today announced the APM86791 PacketPro™ Gen2 embedded processor aimed at growing network transport, enterprise and consumer markets. The APM86791 is designed to deliver the industry’s most advanced but cost effective network security measures for enhanced protection against intrusion threats, system hacking and theft of system-level intellectual property. The APM86791 leverages AppliedMicro’s SLIMpro™ Trusted Management Module (TMM) to offer multi-layered encryption and authentication capabilities that manufacturers and network administrators need to … Read More → "AppliedMicro’s APM86791 PacketPro™ Embedded Processor Offers Advanced Security Features for Tamper-Proof Systems"

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