TI DSP enables smart industrial motors News & Analysis 5/30/2000 Post a comment Texas Instruments Inc. has announced availability of a new digital signal processor that could bring cost-effective smart motor control to home appliances and industrial applications.
Get2Chip tips comprehensive synthesis tool News & Analysis 5/30/2000 Post a comment n a move that pits a small startup against an EDA Goliath, Get2Chip Inc. (San Jose, Calif.) is expected to launch a combined behavioral, logical and physical synthesis tool at this year's Design Automation Conference, to be held next week in Los Angeles.
Motorola melds MCUs, DSPs in motor control family News & Analysis 5/30/2000 Post a comment Motorola Inc.'s Semiconductor Products Sector here today announced a line of embedded controllers and software optimized for motor control systems. These solutions are intended to meet the increasing demand for energy efficiency, as well as ease of programming and flexibility in designing electronic motor systems.
IP trading center planned to serve Japan designers News & Analysis 5/26/2000 Post a comment Mitsubishi Corp., Nikkei Business Publications Inc. and Toshiba Corp. have joined forces to set up an Internet-based intellectual property trading center in an effort to ignite the core and system-chip business in Japan. The trio will announce on Monday (May 29) the formation of the IPTC Planning Corp., which hopes to open in April 2001 an IP trading center geared for Japan's designers.
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