Samsung samples 30nm, 32GB DDR3 RDIMMs Product News 8/18/2011 2 comments In an effort to deliver higher performance with lower power consumption to the next-generation server market, Samsung has developed 32GB DDR3 RDIMMs that use 3D through silicon via (TSV) package technology.
SanDisk flash drive targets advanced tablets Product News 8/18/2011 2 comments SanDisk Corporation recently introduced the iNAND™ Extreme® embedded flash drive (EFD), the first in a new line of products from the company that is designed for high-end tablets running advanced operating systems and data-intensive applications.
e-MMC vs. NAND with built-in ECC Design How-To 8/18/2011 7 comments Ultimately, if your processor can support both e-MMC and MLC NAND with ECC, which should you choose? A look at the attributes, benefits and situational advantages of each
Answering the consumer market’s demand for non-volatile memory Design How-To 8/10/2011 1 comment Non-volatile memory requires substantial R&D investment in terms of both human resources and characterization tools to help them evolve. This is an area in which consumer products manufacturers and their vendors must continue to invest if they are to compete globally.
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.