Sony Announces 16-Mbit SRAM News & Analysis 12/1/1998 Post a comment San Jose--Nov. 30, 1998--Sony Electronics, Inc. (San Jose) announced CXK77V80160TM-9, a 16-Mbit SRAM. Sony's latest high-speed synchronous SRAM is organized as 2,097,152 ...
Imedia offers MPEG video multiplexer News & Analysis 12/1/1998 Post a comment Imedia Corp., a digital video specialist, launched an architecture for video statistical re-multiplexing for MPEG-2 video at this week's Western Show. The company's CherryPicker architecture can route and multiplex video streams in order to groom digital-video program content.
Transmeta's Ditzel looks to VLIW's future at Micro-31 News & Analysis 12/1/1998 Post a comment David Ditzel, president and chief executive of Transmeta Corp., kicked off the Micro-31 conference yesterday (Nov. 30) with a warning that the success of upcoming very-long-instruction-word (VLIW) processors will hinge on good physical implementations and on the availability of robust compilers.
Chinese concern may buy Siemens fab in England News & Analysis 12/1/1998 Post a comment A Chinese telecommunications company is apparently interested in taking a stake in Siemens' 18-month-old semiconductor fabrication facility in Scotland, which Siemens said it would close if it could not find a buyer.
As data rates begin to move beyond 25 Gbps channels, new problems arise. Getting to 50 Gbps channels might not be possible with the traditional NRZ (2-level) signaling. PAM4 lets data rates double with only a small increase in channel bandwidth by sending two bits per symbol. But, it brings new measurement and analysis problems. Signal integrity sage Ransom Stephens will explain how PAM4 differs from NRZ and what to expect in design, measurement, and signal analysis.
January 2016 Cartoon Caption ContestBob's punishment for missing his deadline was to be tied to his chair tantalizingly close to a disconnected cable, with one hand superglued to his desk and another to his chin, while the pages from his wall calendar were slowly torn away.122 comments