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posted in October 2012
Microprocessor server benchmarks seen as irrelevant
News & Analysis  
10/31/2012   2 comments
Dhrystone and Spec benchmarks are less important as server design focuses less about IT and more on e-commerce and operational expenses.
Fujitsu rolls out low-power FRAM
Product News  
10/29/2012   1 comment
Device operates from 2.7 V to 5.5 V and offers 256 Kb capacity.
My favorite (Internet) waste of time
Blog  
10/29/2012   2 comments
We’ve all got those sites that we can’t help checking even when we should be working. Here are a few of my favorites—what are yours?
PCM data retention and the impact of crystal electrodes (Part 2)
Design How-To  
10/29/2012   1 comment
Crystallized electrodes in phase change memory devices present a new scaling barrier to data retention at high temperatures.
Silicon Valley Nation: The 64-bit question on ARM, AMD
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10/25/2012   Post a comment
Any significant push into servers almost demands a tighter partnership between the two processor companies.
ISSI samples 1 Gb, 2 Gb DDR3 SDRAMs
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10/22/2012   Post a comment
Devices operate at 1.5 V and offer clock speeds up to 933 MHz.
Mobile DRAMs show staying power
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10/22/2012   Post a comment
DRAM prices might be falling for commodity modules, but mobile DRAM remains a bright spot in the market.
Rohm rolls out high-speed EEPROMs
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10/22/2012   Post a comment
Series offers 512 k and 1 Mb densities with speeds up to 1 MHz.
PCM data retention and the impact of crystal electrodes (Part 1)
Design How-To  
10/22/2012   1 comment
Elevated-temperature data retention characteristics for a given phase-change memory material composition are structure dependent and will not hold for lithographically scaled devices.
Industry View: Objective Analysis on Cypress, Ramtron
Memory Designline Blog  
10/15/2012   5 comments
Jim Handy talks about the Cypress-Ramtron deal and the future of FRAM.
Microchip introduces parallel flash development kit
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10/15/2012   Post a comment
Kit includes two daughter boards with 64 Mb and 16 Mb devices.
Testing high-speed memory with non-intrusive embedded instruments, part 3
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10/12/2012   Post a comment
The final article in this series examines the tradeoffs among the non-intrusive methods and discusses how they have been implemented in the industry.
Memoir algorithmic memory
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10/11/2012   Post a comment
Memoir Systems has announced the availability of Renaissance™4X based upon their Algorithmic Memory® technology…
Fujitsu’s FRAM targets high-frequency RFID apps
Product News  
10/8/2012   Post a comment
Device integrates 9 KB of FRAM with a full 8 KB available as user memory.
Split-gate thin-film storage provides NOR flash alternative
Design How-To  
10/5/2012   Post a comment
Based on nanocrystals, SG-TFS provides fast, efficient read/write operation in a reliable, economical, scalable, efficient technology.
Curtiss-Wright rolls Core i7-based processor for harsh environments
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10/4/2012   Post a comment
Curtiss-Wright Controls Defense Solutions has introduced the VPX6-1957, a high performance Intel Architecture-based OpenVPX processing engine that features the Intel 3rd Gen Core i7 Quad-Core processor.
EDA/IP Weekly Roundup – October 3rd
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10/3/2012   Post a comment
JEDEC, Jasper, eMemory, Samsung, STMicroelectronics, Mentor, Teledyne LeCroy, Globalfoundries, IBM, Intermolecular, Synopsys, Open-Silicon, ARM, EDAC, Sand 9, Sidense and Kilopass made the lineup today. See here for their news…
Memoir releases Renaissance 4X Algorithmic Memory IP
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10/1/2012   Post a comment
By combining memory algorithms with silicon-validated single-port/two-port memories, Renaissance 4X can achieve 4000 MOPS in a 28-nm process.
Testing high-speed memory with non-intrusive embedded instruments, part 2
Design How-To  
10/1/2012   Post a comment
Learn how non-intrusive debug and test methods can meet the challenges that design and manufacturing engineers encounter.
Adesto buys Atmel serial flash families
News & Analysis  
10/1/2012   2 comments
Developer of resistive RAM non-volatile memory buy serial flash product families from Atmel.


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