HFCReloaded Product News 6/1/2003 Post a comment The service capabilities being unleashed by hybrid fiber coax make a further examination mandatory.
Gateway cuts costs of cellular backhaul News & Analysis 6/1/2003 Post a comment The AccessGate 500 from NMS Communications. uses advanced bandwidth-reduction techniques that the company claims halves the cost of backhauling GSM and time-division multiple-access (TDMA) networks over T1/E1 leased lines.
TSMC takes on physical challenges of 90, 130 nm News & Analysis 6/1/2003 Post a comment In an ambitious attempt to fix some of the most vexing problems that have kept designers away from 130- and 90-nanometer design rules, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. will introduce this week a set of guidelines for chip design at the Design Automation Conference.
Actel Unveils Space FPGA Family News & Analysis 6/1/2003 Post a comment The hi-rel business segment accounts for nearly one-third of Actel's total revenues. This segment includes space, military/aero, and automotive. Last month, Actel announced that it is pursuing the automotive electronics markets with the introduction of a group of extended-temperature-range devices (see Actel Goes After Auto Market). Designers of hi-rel equipment are attracted to Actel's antifuse FPGAs since
Drones are, in essence, flying autonomous vehicles. Pros and cons surrounding drones today might well foreshadow the debate over the development of self-driving cars. In the context of a strongly regulated aviation industry, "self-flying" drones pose a fresh challenge. How safe is it to fly drones in different environments? Should drones be required for visual line of sight – as are piloted airplanes? Join EE Times' Junko Yoshida as she moderates a panel of drone experts.