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Tiny Eight-Pin Microcontroller is One-Time Programmable
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5/30/1996   Post a comment
Chandler, AZ--May 28, 1996--An 8-pin microcontrollerfamily with a RISC architecture has been announced by MicrochipTechnology Inc. (Chandler, AZ) Each device is one-time programmable ...
Bell Labs Design Automation and Silicon Valley Research Strike Alliance for Deep Submicron Verification Products and Advanced Area-based Layout Tools
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Mountain View, CA--May 28, 1996--Silicon Valley Research Inc. (SVR, Mountain View, CA) announced an agreement with Bell Labs Design Automation (BLDA), a division of Lucent Technologies ...
TSMC-USA Names Pan-Wei Lai Vice President North American Engineering
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5/30/1996   Post a comment
San Jose, CA--May 28, 1996--Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC-USA, San Jose, CA) announced the promotion of Pan-Wei Lai to vice president North American engineering. ...
Silicon Systems Launches Major Program To Develop DVD Chip Sets
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5/30/1996   Post a comment
Tustin, CA--May 23, 1996--Silicon Systems Inc. (Tustin, CA) revealed that it has begun a major program to develop chip sets for the emerging DVD (known as Digital Versatile ...
Motorola's 68306 Available at 20MHz
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5/30/1996   Post a comment
Austin, TX--May 28, 1996--Motorola's High Performance Embedded Systems Division (Austin, TX) announced the sampling of the 68306 at 20MHz. The increased speed will benefit current ...
TSMC-USA Names Monty Botkin Director of Planning and Customer Service
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5/30/1996   Post a comment
San Jose, CA--May 29, 1996--Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC-USA, San Jose, CA) today announced the addition of Monty Botkin to the TSMC-USA management staff as ...
Flash Memory Cards in 1 to 20 Mbyte Capacities
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5/30/1996   Post a comment
Sunnyvale, CA--May 28, 1996--Flash memory cards have beenannounced by Hyundai Electronics America (Milpitas, CA) in capacities of 1, 2,4, 8, and 20 Mbytes. They offer an alternative ...
Zilog Announces a New TV Controller Family With V-Chip Capability and Automatic Clock-Setting for TVs and VCRs
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5/30/1996   Post a comment
Campbell, CA--May 28, 1996--Zilog Inc. (Campbell, CA) introduced the Z86129 TV controller family, a peripheral series that decodes TV broadcast signals to implement violence blocking ...
Design Acceleration Releases DAI Coverscan
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San Jose, CA--May 27, 1996--Design Acceleration Inc. (San Jose, CA) announced that it has released DAI Coverscan, a Verilog coverage analysis tool that provides information about ...
Low-Cost Rockwell Intl. Based 33.6 KBPS Modems
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5/28/1996   Post a comment
Lancaster, PA--May 23, 1996--A series of Internet-readymodems based on the new 33.6 Kbits International Standard (ITU V.34annex 12) has been announced by Amquest Corp. Amquest ...
64 Mbit DRAM Has 40 ns Access Time
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5/28/1996   Post a comment
Irvine, CA--May 23, 1996--A second-generation 64 Mbitdynamic random access memory chip has been announced by ToshibaAmerica Electronic Components (Irvine, CA). There are ...
Marketing Trends in Computer Technology
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5/24/1996   Post a comment
Two reports for marketing executives have been published byElectronic Trend Publications, of San Jose, Calif. Their titlesare "Board-Level Embedded Computer Markets and Trends" ...
Marketing Trends in Computer Technology
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5/24/1996   Post a comment
Two reports for marketing executives have been published byElectronic Trend Publications, of San Jose, Calif. Their titlesare "Board-Level Embedded Computer Markets and Trends" ...
Automation Tool Helps IC Designers Choose OptimumAlternative
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5/24/1996   Post a comment
SUNNYVALE, CALIF. -- June 3, 1996 -- An option to an existinggraphic tool accelerates the analysis of alternative designs, asa means of determining the best way to achieve a ...
High-Volume FPGA Programming Support Program Announced
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5/23/1996   Post a comment
Milpitas, CA--May 21, 1996--A support initiative calledthe "HotShot" program has been announced by Crosspoint SolutionsInc. (Milpitas, CA) The program will provide the company's ...
Standby Server Protects Networks Against Disasters
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5/23/1996   Post a comment
Orem, UT--May 21, 1996--A software-only version ofStandbyServer for NetWare has been announced by Vinca Corp. (Orem, UT). Ituses standard network interface cards and cabling ...
16- and 32-bit Support with Internet Tool Package
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5/23/1996   Post a comment
Bedford, MA. -- May 21, 1996 -- An Internet ToolPak Release 2.0is a high-level toolset that enables developers to buildInternet-enabled Windows applications in Visual Basic 4.0. ...
Private Node-ATM Network Interface Software
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5/22/1996   Post a comment
Los Angeles, CA--May 17, 1996--A routing source code softwareproduct for the ATM Forum Private Network-Node Interface (PNNI)specification has been announced by Trillium Digital ...
Ion Implantation System for 21st-century Fabrication
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5/22/1996   Post a comment
Santa Clara, CA--May 17, 1996--A Precision Implant xRLEAP (Low Energy Advanced Processes) system has been announced by Applied Materials Inc. (Santa Clara, CA). It offers implant ...
Apple Licenses Natural Intelligence's Roaster Virtual Machine and'Just-in-Time' Compilation Technology for Java for Use in Mac OS
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5/22/1996   Post a comment
Cambridge, MA--May 17--Natural Intelligence Inc. (Cambridge, MA) has licensed its Roaster virtual machine, "just-in-time" (JIT) compilation, and other technologies for Java to ...
Ross Systems Announces Additional Licenses of Client/Server Software
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5/22/1996   Post a comment
Atlanta, GA--May 17--Ross Systems Inc. (Atlanta, GA), announced additional licenses of the Renaissance Classic product andGEMBASE, the Ross rapid application development environment. ...
Pericom Semiconductor and Harris Semiconductor Announce Licensing Pact for 3.3V LPT Logic Family
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5/22/1996   Post a comment
San Jose, CA--May 21, 1996--Pericom Semiconductor (San Jose, CA) and Harri ...
Apple Announces Developer Release of MkLinux, Linux for Power Macintosh
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5/22/1996   Post a comment
WWDC, San Jose, CA--May 17--Apple Computer Inc. (Cupertino, CA)announced that it is making available the Developer Release 1 CD of MkLinux. Linux is a freely distributable version ...
Microsoft Ships Beta 2 Versions of Windows NT Server, Workstation 4.0
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5/21/1996   Post a comment
Redmond, WA--May 13--Microsoft Corp. (Redmond, WA) began shipping more than 200,000 copies of the beta 2 versions of the Microsoft Windows NT Server version 4.0, including Microsoft ...
Novell's NetWare 4.1 and GroupWise 4.1 Win PC Week IT Excellence Awards
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5/21/1996   Post a comment
Orem, UT--May 13--Novell Inc. has announced that two of its products, NetWare 4.1 and GroupWise 4.1, have beenrecognized by PC Week in its First Annual Corporate IT Excellence ...
A Wescon Event for the Semiconductor Industry
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5/21/1996   Post a comment
Anaheim, CA--May 16, 1996--IC Expo/96 will be the most extensive semiconductor trade exhibition and conference of its kind, and will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the microprocessor ...
Ross Systems Announces the Appointment of New Chief Financial Officer
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5/21/1996   Post a comment
Atlanta, GA--May 13--Ross Systems Inc. (Atlanta, GA) announced that James A. Watts, Jr. has been named vice president and chieffinancial officer for the company. Watts will ...
Roadmap Shows Way to BIST in Core Designs
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5/20/1996   Post a comment
San Jose, CA--May 20, 1996--Built-in self-test technology is available for core-based ASIC designs with a "roadmap" announced by LV Software Inc. (San Jose, CA) under its trademark ...
Low-Cost, High-Quality Video Conference on Standard PhoneLines
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5/20/1996   Post a comment
Santa Clara, CA--May 20, 1996--A low-cost referencedesign board enables manufacturers to build personal-computercards that control high-quality video conferences over regulartelephone ...
Interface Links Efforts of Engineers and Designers
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5/20/1996   Post a comment
San Diego, CA--May 20, 1996--Engineers who design,simulate, and analyze digital systems can work more closely withdesigners who lay out printed-circuit boards on which theengineers' ...
Megafunction Library Available for Complex System Components
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5/20/1996   Post a comment
San Jose, CA--May 20, 1996--A collection of common,industry-standard megafunctions has been combined in a functionlibrary, the MegaCore, offered by Altera Corp. (San Jose, CA). ...
Software Shortens Time to Verification and Emulation
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5/20/1996   Post a comment
Mountain View, CA--May 20, 1996--A verification softwarepackage called Quest II is the cornerstone of a comprehensivedesign verification architecture intended to reduce the ...
Credence Systems Reports Record 1996 Second Quarter Results
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5/17/1996   Post a comment
Fremont, CA--May 15, 1996--Credence Systems Corp. (Fremont, CA) reported record results for its second quarter ended April 30, 1996 with net sales of $66.5M compared to $6.8M ...
ITC Media Conferencing Announces Release of ITC-Quad Split
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5/17/1996   Post a comment
Denver, CO--May 16, 1996--ITC Media Conferencing (Denver, CO) announced the release of ITC-Quad Split, an advanced application of video conferencing technology which combines ...
Worldwide Test Authority Ben Bennets Joins LogicVision
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5/17/1996   Post a comment
San Jose, CA--May 13, 1996--LogicVision (San Jose, CA) announced the appointment of eminent electronics test expert Dr. R.G. "Ben" Bennetts as director of market development. Dr. Bennetts, who ...
Silicon Architects of Synopsys' Cell-Based Array (CBA) Architecture Delivers Multi-Foundry Access for High Volume Graphics Chip
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5/17/1996   Post a comment
Silicon Architects of Synopsys' Cell-Based Array (CBA) Architecture Delivers Multi-Foundry Access for High Volume Graphics ChipMountain ...
DV Consulting Service Announced a New Verilog OnLine Training Course by John Sanguinetti
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5/17/1996   Post a comment
Los Altos, CA--May 14, 1996--DV Consulting Services (Los Altos, CA) announced a new online training course for the Verilog Hardware Description Language. Developed by Dr. John ...
Silicon Valley Research Reports 33 Percent Revenue Growth in Fiscal 1996
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5/17/1996   Post a comment
Mountain View, CA--May 14, 1996--Silicon Valley Research (Mountain View, CA) reported that for the quarter ended March 31, 1996, its revenues increased 33 percent to $3,006,000 ...
High-Speed, High-Reliability Server from Sun Microsystems
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5/16/1996   Post a comment
Mountain View, CA--May 14, 1996--The Netra NFS server hasbeen announced by Sun Microsystems Computer Co. (Mountain View, CA), based on Sun's Ultra server architecture. The Netra ...
Verilog Simulator Improves Performance by Factor of 10
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5/15/1996   Post a comment
Fremont, CA--May 13, 1996--An option forViewlogic's VCS2.4 Verilog simulator, called ...
High-Density LAN/WAN Switch for Intranets, Remote Access
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5/15/1996   Post a comment
Santa Clara, CA--May 13, 1996--A multi-segment LAN/WANswitch, the AccessBuilder 5000, has been announced by 3Com Corp. (Santa Clara, CA.) The switch is a unique offering that ...
Architecture Allows Low Latency, Double Bandwidth
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Mountain View, CA--May 13, 1996--A concurrent architecture for dynamic random-access memories (DRAMs) allows very low latency and doubles the effective bandwidth over previous ...
LAN Analyzer Captures Ethernet Traffic at Full Speed
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5/15/1996   Post a comment
San Jose, CA--May 13, 1996--A family of high-speed LANanalyzer products has been announced by Shomiti Systems Inc. (Sunnyvale, CA). Dubbed the Century family, the devices allow ...
Integrated Package Tests Client, Server, Web Loads
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5/15/1996   Post a comment
Sunnyvale, CA--May 13, 1996--An integrated client/server testing system has been announced by Mercury Interactive Corp. (Sunnyvale, CA) for client, server, and Web load testing. ...
Tool Kit for Internet-Web and Intranet-Web Development
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5/15/1996   Post a comment
Cupertino, CA--May 13, 1996--A complete tool kit forInternet-Web and Intranet-Web development has been released byACI US Inc. (Cupertino, CA) The package, called the 4D Web ...
Synopsys and Cooper & Chyan Technology announce collaboration for quarter-micron design flow
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5/13/1996   Post a comment
Synopsys and Cooper & Chyan Technology announce collaboration for quarter-micron design flow Mountain View, ...
Hard Drive Configuration Simplified by Software Utility
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5/13/1996   Post a comment
North Andover, MA--May 8, 1996--Quick Disk, a softwareutility that simplifies hard drive installation andconfiguration, maximizes disk performance and optimizes diskspace, is ...
New Memory Unit Offered in Joint Marketing Agreement
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5/13/1996   Post a comment
Costa Mesa, CA--May 8, 1996--Irvine Sensors Corp. (Costa Mesa, CA) has entered into an agreement with Cray Research Inc. (Eagan, MN), a subsidiary of Silicon Graphics Inc., (Mountain ...
New Embedded Computers for Maker of Fab Equipment
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5/10/1996   Post a comment
Beaverton, OR--May 7, 1996--RadiSys Corp. (Beaverton, OR) announced that it is supplying custom embedded computers to Applied Materials Inc. (Austin, TX).The multiprocessing ...
DC/DC Voltage Converter Draws Little Current
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5/9/1996   Post a comment
Mountain View, CA--May 6, 1996--A CMOS DC/DC voltageconverter, the TCM680, has been announced by TelComSemiconductor Inc. (Mountain View, CA). It is a dual capacitive charge ...
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