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TYAN Launches Quad Socket G34 Server for AMD® Opteron™ 6100 Series Processors

Fremont, California – February, 15th, 2011 – TYAN, an industry-leading server platform manufacturer, and a subsidiary of MiTAC International Corp., today launched a new 4U server system designed for CPU-intensive and HPC applications that supports four AMD® Opteron™ 6100 series processors. TYAN offers both the 4-way S8812WGM3NR motherboard, as well as the B8821F48W8R server platform.

Quad Socket G34 Motherboard – S8812WGM3NR

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Maxim extends TacTouch(TM) family with 4- and 10-finger multitouch capacitive touch-screen ICs

BARCELONA, SPAIN—February 15, 2011— At Mobile World Congress 2011, Maxim Integrated Products (NASDAQ: MXIM) is demonstrating the MAX11855 and MAX11871, projected capacitive touch-screen controllers offering 4-point and 10-point touch detection with industry-leading sensitivity and noise immunity performance. Building on the Company’s reputation for differentiated analog and mixed-signal performance, Maxim’s TacTouch family of capacitive touch-screen controllers addresses the various performance and price points demanded by OEMs. The latest TacTouch products offer superior sensitivity and noise immunity, making them the only devices capable of touch detection from a ballpoint/stylus and gloved hands.

Bart DeCanne, … Read More → "Maxim extends TacTouch(TM) family with 4- and 10-finger multitouch capacitive touch-screen ICs"

60V Input, 50µA Dual Synchronous Step-Down DC/DC Controller Features -55°C to 150°C Operating Junction Temperature Range

MILPITAS, CA – February 16, 2011 – Linear Technology Corporation announces the H- and MP-grade versions of the LTC3890/-1. This high voltage dual output synchronous step-down DC/DC controller draws only 50µA when one output is active and 60µA when both outputs are enabled. The 4V to 60V input supply range is designed to protect against … Read More → "60V Input, 50µA Dual Synchronous Step-Down DC/DC Controller Features -55°C to 150°C Operating Junction Temperature Range"

Open Kernel Labs Fortifies Enterprise Mobility with SecureIT Mobile Enterprise

Chicago – February 14, 2011 – Open Kernel Labs (OK Labs), the leading provider of embedded virtualization software for smartphones, tablets, and other connected devices, today introduced SecureIT Mobile Enterprise, a software and services solution based on the company’s OKL4 Microvisor. The OK Labs solution enables the mobile/wireless ecosystem – device manufacturers (OEMs), mobile network operators (MNOs), integrators and enterprise IT – to build, acquire, and deploy wireless communications devices based on Android and … Read More → "Open Kernel Labs Fortifies Enterprise Mobility with SecureIT Mobile Enterprise"

Nextreaming releases Smooth Streaming Player SDK for Android and iOS

Mobile World Congress Barcelona (Spain), Feb. 14th 2011 /Targetwire/ – Nextreaming, leading provider of multimedia software for handsets, announced the commercial availability of the latest NexPlayer™ SDK for Android and iOS, now supporting also adaptive streaming according to the Smooth Streaming standard. The Player SDK includes the latest features as defined by IIS, being compliant with the already available Smooth Streaming services.

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Audience Announces a New Voice Processor Offering Wideband HD Voice for Mobile Devices

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/  Audience, Inc., a global provider of intelligent voice and audio processing technology for mobile devices, today announced its latest generation earSmart™ voice processor that delivers wideband high-definition (HD) voice quality, while suppressing background noise, for clearer communications and the best calling experience in any environment.  

The eS310 chip is the first of the company’s next-generation voice processors based on reverse-engineering the human hearing system.  Audience’s earSmart chips distinguish and interpret sounds as people do naturally, to isolate the voice signal and suppress surrounding … Read More → "Audience Announces a New Voice Processor Offering Wideband HD Voice for Mobile Devices"

MIPS Technologies Gains Further Traction in Mobile Baseband Designs

MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS, Barcelona – February 14, 2011 – MIPS Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: MIPS), a leading provider of industry-standard processor architectures and cores for digital consumer, home networking, wireless, communications and business applications, today announced that Mobile Devices, Inc., a Taiwan-based fabless designer of baseband systems-on-chips (SoCs), has licensed the MIPS32® M14Kc™ core for development of SoCs targeting wireless and mobile applications. The award-winning M14Kc core leverages advanced code compression technology to deliver high performance of 1.5 DMIPS/MHz while reducing code size by up to 35%, translating to significant silicon cost savings. 

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Agilent Technologies Announces LTE Wireless Communications Test Set for Manufacturing

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb 14, 2011 – Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced the Agilent EXT wireless communications test set for wireless device manufacturing. The new Agilent EXT includes X-Series Measurement Applications and Sequence Studio software along with enhanced Signal Studio software to support the required testing of existing and emerging communication technologies such as LTE.

Today’s explosion in smart phones is driving wireless manufacturers to accelerate their deployment of LTE devices to fulfill increasing user demand for the data capabilities of 3 … Read More → "Agilent Technologies Announces LTE Wireless Communications Test Set for Manufacturing"

Airspan Selects Cavium Networks OCTEON(R) Processors to Power Its Next Generation 4G LTE Products

Cavium Networks (NASDAQ: CAVM), a leading provider of semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing for networking, communications, and the digital home, today announced that Airspan, a leading provider of broadband wireless access networks, has selected Cavium Networks to power its AirSynergy, AirHarmony, Air4G line of products for 4G multi-platform networks. The new line of products leverages Cavium’s OCTEON® multi-core processors, which are designed to accelerate Layer 2 to Layer 7 processing for wireless networks, to … Read More → "Airspan Selects Cavium Networks OCTEON(R) Processors to Power Its Next Generation 4G LTE Products"

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