M2000 seeks to merge FPGAs, ASICs News & Analysis 9/27/2004 Post a comment More than a few chip companies have tried their hand at embedding blocks of FPGA logic into otherwise-hardwired ASIC devices. Startup M2000 says it wants to be the first to make a business out of it.
Xilinx forecast adds to inventory worries News & Analysis 9/15/2004 Post a comment Xilinx Inc. (San Jose) said Tuesday (Sept. 14) it expects revenue for the first fiscal 2005 quarter ending September to be down 5 to 7 percent sequentially, compared to the original guidance of 2 to 4 percent higher revenue.
Xilinx lowers guidance as inventories build News & Analysis 9/14/2004 Post a comment Xilinx Inc. (San Jose) said Tuesday (Sept. 14) it expects revenue for the first fiscal 2005 quarter ending September to be down 5 to 7 percent sequentially, compared to the original guidance of 2 to 4 percent higher revenue.
Neue Xilinx-FPGAs leisten mehr und sind sparsamer Product News 9/13/2004 Post a comment Mit einer neuen FPGA-Familie will Xilinx die Grenzen für den wirtschaftlichen Einsatz programmierbarer Logik weiter hinausschieben. Die Produktfamilie Virtex-4 soll der Performance und Kosteneffizienz derartiger Lösungen einen deutlichen Schub verleihen. Erstmals setzt der Hersteller dabei auf eine Differenzierung nach Anwendungsschwerpunkten.
In conjunction with unveiling of EE Times’ Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. One of Silicon Valley's great contributions to the world has been the demonstration of how the application of entrepreneurship and venture capital to electronics and semiconductor hardware can create wealth with developments in semiconductors, displays, design automation, MEMS and across the breadth of hardware developments. But in recent years concerns have been raised that traditional venture capital has turned its back on hardware-related startups in favor of software and Internet applications and services. Panelists from incubators join Peter Clarke in debate.