Huawei proposes video server standard News & Analysis 11/2/2011 2 comments To keep up with mobile and video traffic, wireless carriers will need a new class of high-end systems by 2015, said a Huawei executive who is proposing a new standard.
Atmel, AMCC post solid results amid downturn News & Analysis 11/1/2011 1 comment Chip makers Atmel and Applied Micro Circuits reported quarterly sales that grew on a sequential basis and said their companies executed well given the current macroeconomic environment.
Intel to update Celeron lineup News & Analysis 11/1/2011 3 comments Intel Corp. will reportedly be updating its Celeron product line in the first quarter of 2012, with several new chips aimed at the lower end of the notebook market.
Calxeda could create 32-bit microserver market News & Analysis 11/1/2011 15 comments Confirmation of the partnership between Hewlett Packard Co. and Texas startup Calxeda Inc. to develop ARM based servers has added more fuel to discussions about microservers, and which process technology is best poised to serve the market.
Special EE Times Japan edition snags award News & Analysis 11/1/2011 8 comments EE Times received the Gold in the 2011 Eddie Award for best business-to-business digital edition for a special edition focused on the March 11 earthquake in Japan and its aftermath.
Firm: Thai floods won't drive big SSD uptick News & Analysis 11/1/2011 3 comments The flooding that has ravaged Thailand and created major challenges to the manufacturing of hard disk drives there will spur only a limited increase in adoption of solid-state drives, according to DRAMechange.
SIA restates Q3 comparisons after stats glitch News & Analysis 11/1/2011 2 comments The Semiconductor Industry Association has confirmed that it mis-stated the quarterly sequential comparisons for Japan and the global semiconductor market in its statement of global semiconductor sales for September issued Monday (Oct. 31).
NXP sees continued order volatility News & Analysis 11/1/2011 Post a comment NXP Semiconductors reported that third quarter sales declined on both a sequential and annual basis and said it expects order patterns to remain volatile over the next few quarters.
Hon Hais profits sink for 4th quarter in a row News & Analysis 11/1/2011 2 comments Apple Inc.’s Taiwanese manufacturing partner, Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., has posted yet another quarter of profit decline, it’s fourth in a row, as the electronics industry continues to feel the effects of the ongoing economic crisis.
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.
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