Ethernet switch takes new tack at virtual I/O
News & Analysis 8/31/2010 1 comment
Startup Xsigo Systems, Inc. rolled out a 10 Gbit/second switch that can handle Ethernet networking and Fibre Channel storage traffic for a fraction of the cost of Fibre Channel over Ethernet adapters sold by companies such as Cisco Systems.
RF-MEMS to boost NTT's cell phones
News & Analysis 8/31/2010 3 comments
WiSpry and NTT DoCoMo will jointly develop tunable RF-MEMS capacitor arrays on CMOS chips to tune its filters in realtime thereby improving performance, mitigating dropped calls and expanding network capacity.
Chip sales stay strong amid slowdown signs
News & Analysis 8/30/2010 3 comments
The three-month average of global sales of semiconductors for July was $25.24 billion, up 1.2 percent from June and up 37.0 percent from July 2009, according to the Semiconductor Industry Association.
NXT offers USB-powered audio amplifier
News & Analysis 8/18/2010 Post a comment
NXT plc, a provider of sound- and touch-related electronic products, has announced a USB powered stereo amplifier module that delivers up to 15 watts per channel from a standard USB port.