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Coryphaeus Appoints VP Of Sales And Marketing, Completing Strong NewManagement Team
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11/26/1997   Post a comment
Los Gatos, Calif--Nov. 24, 1997--Coryphaeus Software, Inc., theleading innovator of real-time 3-D software, announced that Richard C.Jones, Jr. has joined the company as vice ...
Siemens' Quarter Micron 64M Announced; One Of Industry's Smallest 64M SDRAM Chips Manufactured In Quarter Micron Technology At Dresden
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11/26/1997   Post a comment
Munich and Cupertino, Calif.--Nov. 24, 1997--Siemens announced the sample shipment of 64M in quarter micron (0.25 (m). This synchronous DRAM (SDRAM) is one of the smallest ...
In-Stat Analysis Shows Remote Access Server Market Grew 28 Percent While Routers Grew 7 Percent In Sales Over First Three Quarters Of 1996
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11/26/1997   Post a comment
Scottsdale, Ariz.-- Nov. 24, 1997--In-Stat released itsQ3 Networking Quarterlies results for routers and remoteaccess servers (RAS). RAS sales grew 28 percent and ...
Lam Research Corporation Releases STI Process For High-Density PolyEtch Tool; New Process Significantly Expands Lam'S 0.35-(m AndBelow Device Markets
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11/26/1997   Post a comment
Fremont, Calif.-- Nov. 24, 1997--Lam Research Corporation, a leading supplier of wafer fabrication equipment to the worldwide semiconductor industry, announced a shallow trench ...
Raytheon Control-By-Light Broadens Product Suite With MultifunctionSense And Control Module
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11/26/1997   Post a comment
Andover, Mass.--Nov. 25, 1997--Raytheon Control-By-Light, aleading supplier of distributed sensing and control solutions,broadened its product suite with the addition of its ...
Dupont Photomasks And Lucent Technologies To Explore PhotomaskProduction For Scalpel Electron-Beam Lithography System
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11/26/1997   Post a comment
Murray Hill, N.J.--Nov. 24, 1997--Lucent Technologiesand DuPont Photomasks, Inc. (DPI) have agreed to explore manufacturing issues involving masks for use in the Bell LabsScalpel ...
Burr-Brown Announces Industry's Fastest 16-Bit A/D Converter--25 Percent Faster Than Competition
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11/26/1997   Post a comment
Tucson, Ariz.-- Nov. 24, 1997--Burr-Brown Corp. announcedthe ADS7811, a complete 16-bit analog-to-digital converter(ADC) featuring unmatched performance and precisionwith ...
Applied Microsystems and Viewlogic Team up to Offer Pre-Silicon Hardware/Software Debug, Test, and Integration Toolset
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11/25/1997   Post a comment
Redmond, Wash.--Nov. 24, 1997--Applied Microsystems Corp. (Redmond)announced the CoreTAP coverification developmentplatform for pre-silicon debug, test, and integration of ...
Verisity's Specman Preserves Verification IP, Offers Broad SimulationSupport Across Verification Environments
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11/25/1997   Post a comment
Mountain View, Calif.--Nov. 24, 1997--Verisity Design Inc. (Mountain View)announced that it has broadened simulation support for itsSpecman high-level verification automation ...
Xilinx Introduces Fully Programmable Alternative to System-Level ASIC Design
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11/25/1997   Post a comment
San Jose--Nov. 24, 1997--Xilinx Inc., (San Jose) announced architectural details of a new series of high-performance, high-density, system-level design FPGA devices. Named ...
VLSI Releases Cell Libraries for 0.25- and 0.20-m Processes, Upgrades Specs for 0.20-m Technology
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11/25/1997   Post a comment
San Jose--Nov. 24, 1997--VLSI Technology Inc. (San Jose) has released design libraries supporting the company's advanced 0.25-m (0.2-mLeffective) generation VSC9 manufacturing ...
Cadence, Ambit Establish Multi-Year Technology and Business Relationship
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11/25/1997   Post a comment
San Jose--Nov. 24, 1997--Cadence Design Systems Inc. (San Jose)and Ambit Design Systems Inc. (Santa Clara, Calif.) announced a multi-yearbusiness and technology relationship ...
Sony Announces Low-Cost, High Performance, Single Chip Solution Designed for Satellite Receivers and Set-Top Boxes
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11/25/1997   Post a comment
San Jose--Nov. 24, 1997--Sony Semiconductor Co. of America (SSA; San Jose), a division of Sony Electronics Inc., announced the CXD1961AQ, a single chip solution for digital satellite ...
Former Synopsys Exec Joins Duet as Engineering Senior Vice President
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11/25/1997   Post a comment
Former Synopsys Exec Joins Duet as Engineering Senior Vice PresidentSan Jose--Nov. 24, 1997--Duet Technologies ...
Synopsys Announces Design Software Support for New Xilinx Virtex Family of FPGAs
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Synopsys Announces Design Software Support for New Xilinx Virtex Family of FPGAs Mountain View, Calif.--Nov. ...
New Standard Cell ASICs Deliver Ultra Low Power for Systems Level Integration Market
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11/24/1997   Post a comment
Scotts Valley, Calif.--Nov. 24, 1997--GEC Plessey Semiconductors (GPS; San Jose) announced the GSC200 family of standard cell ASICs. Designed using GPS' latest high-density CMOS ...
Aldec Supports Million Gate, Programmable Logic Design Flows for the New Xilinx Virtex Family of FPGAs
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11/24/1997   Post a comment
Henderson, Nev.--Nov. 24, 1997--Aldec Inc. (Henderson) announced that it willprovide support for the Xilinx Virtex family of high-performance, high-density FPGA devices. Aldec's ...
Cadence Announces New Stock Repurchase Program
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11/24/1997   Post a comment
San Jose--Nov. 20, 1997--Cadence Design Systems Inc. (San Jose) announced that its board of directors has approved a newstock repurchase program. The shares acquired by Cadence ...
Micron Electronics Inc. Anticipates Lower First Quarter Earnings
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11/24/1997   Post a comment
Nampa, Idaho--Nov. 21, 1997--Micron Electronics Inc. (Nampa) announced that it expects results of operations for its first quarter of fiscal 1998, ending on November 27, 1997, ...
Silicon Village to Debut at 35th Design Automation Conference
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11/24/1997   Post a comment
Boulder, Colo.--Nov. 24, 1997--The Design Automation Conference (DAC)announced the Silicon Village Pavilion, a new venue within DAC forsemiconductor vendors. Along with Silicon ...
Si2 ECIX Partners Set Goals for Waveform Diagram Standard
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Austin, Texas--Nov. 24, 1997--A new standard for timing and waveform diagram data representation will unfold in 1998 from an Si2 (Austin) Waveform Diagram Work Group. This Work ...
Electroglas Inc. Adopts Stockholder Rights Agreement
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11/24/1997   Post a comment
Santa Clara, Calif.--Nov. 20, 1997--Electroglas Inc. (Santa Clara) announced that its board of directors has adopted a Rights Agreement under which Electroglas stockholders ...
New TSMC Orders for Applied Materials' Systems Total $96 Million
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11/24/1997   Post a comment
Santa Clara, Calif.--Nov. 20, 1997--Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) is continuing to expand semiconductor production at its facilities in Hsinchu, Taiwan, by placing ...
North American Semiconductor Equipment Industry Posts October 1997 Book-to-Bill Ratio of 1.06
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11/21/1997   Post a comment
Mountain View, Calif.--Nov. 18, 1997--The North American semiconductor equipment industry posted a book-to-bill ratio of 1.06 for October 1997, it was reported by Semiconductor ...
United Silicon Signs Agreement yo Purchase Promis MES Solutions
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11/21/1997   Post a comment
Hsinchu, Taiwan--Nov. 13, 1997--Promis Systems Corporation Ltd.(Promis Systems and United Silicon Inc.(USIC), a United Microelectronics Corp. (UMC) company,made an agreement ...
Cyrix Wins BYTE Magazine's Best Technology Award at Fall COMDEX `97
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11/21/1997   Post a comment
Richardson, Texas--Nov. 19, 1997--Cyrix's MediaGX processor has won BYTE Magazine's prestigious 'Best Of Show/COMDEX Fall '97' award in the category of Best Technology. Aside ...
Mentor Graphics, Gatefield, and Aptix Form 'IP QuickUse Initiative' to Attack IP Integration Challenge
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11/21/1997   Post a comment
San Jose--Nov. 20, 1997--Mentor Graphics, Gatefield, and Aptix Corporations have formed the IP QuickUse Initiative to solve a critical and time-consuming intellectualproperty ...
Symmetric Announces High-Performance 3D Graphics Accelerators for AGP and PCI
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11/21/1997   Post a comment
Las Vegas, Nev.--Nov. 17, 1997--Symmetric Inc., an STB company (Richardson, Texas), announced twonew high-performance, AGP- and PCI-compatible 3D graphics accelerators--the GLyder ...
Quality Semiconductor Announces Management Change
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11/21/1997   Post a comment
Santa Clara, Calif.--Nov. 20, 1997--Quality Semiconductor Inc. (Santa Clara) announced that John P. Goldsberry, vice president, finance and CFO, has resigned from the company, ...
Symbios Logic Inc. Plans New Facilities in 1998
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11/21/1997   Post a comment
Fort Collins, Colo.--Nov. 20, 1997--Symbios Logic Inc. announced plans for a new engineering center in Fort Collins and plans to relocate corporate headquarters from Fort Collins ...
Chip Express Announces Executive Promotions
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11/21/1997   Post a comment
Santa Clara, Calif.--Nov. 17, 1997--Chip Express Corp. (Santa Clara) announced the promotion of two executives. Sharone Zehavi is promoted to vice president of Operations, reporting ...
Bell Labs Researchers Build Smallest Practical Transistor; Paving Way for More Powerful Integrated Circuits
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11/20/1997   Post a comment
Murray Hill, N.J.--Nov. 19, 1997--Researchers at Bell Laboratories, the research and development arm of Lucent Technologies (Murray Hill), have fabricated the world's smallest ...
Precedence Announces SysMatrix Multi-Domain Verification Technology
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11/20/1997   Post a comment
Campbell, Calif.--Nov. 17, 1997--Precedence Inc. (Campbell)announced the availability of the SysMatrix multi-domain verificationtechnology that bridges non-electrical and electrical ...
Texas Instruments and Westell Announce Strategic Alliance For Digital Modem Technologies
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11/20/1997   Post a comment
Aurora, Ill. and Dallas, Texas--Nov. 19, 1997--Texas Instruments (Dallas)and Westell Technologies Inc. (Aurora) announced astrategic alliance that will accelerate the development ...
American Superconductor Attracts Former Massachusetts DPU Chairman John Howe To Key Position
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11/20/1997   Post a comment
Westborough, Mass.--Nov. 19, 1997--American Superconductor Corp. (Westborough) announced that John B. Howe will join thecompany as director, Electric Industry Affairs. Howe, ...
Ramtron Expands FRAM Memory Usage in Industrial and Residential Power Meters
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11/20/1997   Post a comment
Colorado Springs--Nov. 19, 1997--Ramtron International Corp. (Colorado Springs) announced that customers in South Africa and Europe have placed production orders for the company's ...
Sun HPC Servers Ranked Second Most Successful Supercomputing Model in the Industry
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11/20/1997   Post a comment
San Jose, Calif.--Nov. 19, 1997--Sun Microsystems Inc. (Mountain View, Calif.) announced at the SC97High Performance Networking and Computing conference that its HPC (high-performance ...
International Test Conference by Tets Maniwa
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11/20/1997   Post a comment
International Test Conference by Tets ManiwaWashington, D.C.-- November 3,1997--The International Test Conference opened with an address from Jim Healy, president ...
Chrysalis Expands Sales and Service in the Pacific Rim
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11/20/1997   Post a comment
North Billerica, Mass.--Nov. 17, 1997--In a major expansion of its overseas sales and service capability, Chrysalis Symbolic Design (North Billerica) announced that it has signed ...
Ansoft and VLSI Technology Inc. Announce Signal Integrity Software Relationship
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11/19/1997   Post a comment
Pittsburgh--Nov. 18, 1997--AnsoftCorp. (Pittsburgh) and VLSI Technology Inc. (San Jose) have formed a strategic partnership for signal integrity analysis of advancedpackages ...
MINC Names Robert Jensen CEO and Announces Other Executive Management Appointments
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11/19/1997   Post a comment
Colorado Springs--Nov. 18, 1997--MINC Inc. (Colorado Springs) announced that Robert Jensen, MINC's former COO, has been elected to serve as the company's CEO by MINC's board ...
M-Systems and Phar Lap Collaborate to Provide a Turnkey Solution for Diskless Embedded Systems
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11/19/1997   Post a comment
Fremont, Calif.--Nov. 17, 1997--M-Systems Inc. (Newark, Calif.) and Phar Lap Software Inc. (Cambridge, Mass.) have teamed up to develop a turnkey solution that provides hard-disk ...
Commercial Support Contracts Now Offered for Red Hat Linux
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11/19/1997   Post a comment
Research Triangle Park, N.C.--Nov. 18, 1997--Red Hat Software (Research Triangle Park) announced the December 1 availability of vendor-backed commercial supportcontracts for ...
Harris Semiconductor and OTC Telecom Announce Partnership to Develop Advanced Plug and Play Wireless Networking Solution
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11/19/1997   Post a comment
Melbourne, Fla.--Nov. 17, 1997--Harris Semiconductor (Melbourne)and OTC Telecom (San Jose) have agreed to partner on the development of a new wireless LAN product that will enable ...
Digital and Quadrics Unleash Interconnect Technology that Powers Alpha Platform to Supercomputer Heights
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11/19/1997   Post a comment
San Jose--Nov. 18, 1997--Digital Equipment Corp. opened SuperComputing'97 by announcing a strategicagreement with Quadrics Supercomputing World Ltd (QSW), a Europe-based leaderin ...
Cypress Introduces its First 0.35-m SRAM
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11/19/1997   Post a comment
San Jose--Nov. 18, 1997--Cypress Semiconductor (San Jose) introduced its first SRAM built in a 0.35-m feature size. The introduction comes on the heels of Cypress's first ...
Spyglass Acquires AllPen Software
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11/18/1997   Post a comment
Naperville, Ill.--Nov. 17, 1997--In a strategic move thatbolsters its Internet expertise, technology offerings and customer base,Spyglass Inc. (Naperville) announced the acquisition ...
Mentor Graphics' Wireless and Cable Soft Cores Accelerate Digital Receiver Designs
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11/18/1997   Post a comment
Wilsonville, Ore.--Nov. 17, 1997--Mentor Graphics' (Wilsonville) Inventra division announced Wireless and Cable SoftCores, a collection of industry-specific intellectual property ...
AMI Signs Agreement with Motorola
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11/18/1997   Post a comment
Pocatello, Idaho--Nov. 11, 1997--American Microsystems Inc. (AMI; Pocatello) has signed an agreement with Motorola, effective immediately, to officially serve Motorola's gate ...
National Semiconductor and Cyrix Merger Approved by Cyrix Shareholders
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11/18/1997   Post a comment
Santa Clara, Calif.--Nov. 17, 1997--National Semiconductor Corp. (Santa Clara) announced that shareholders of Cyrix Corp. have approved the merger agreement between National ...
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