Moto's C-Port acquisition highlights consolidation
News & Analysis 2/23/2000 Post a comment
The header-parsing segment of the network processor market continued to shrink Tuesday, as Motorola Inc. (Schaumberg, Ill.) made a $430 million stock offer to acquire C-Port Corp., a startup that developed the highly-parallel C-5 processor.
ISSCC: Processors gallop past the GHz mark
News & Analysis 2/9/2000 Post a comment
The four heavy hitters in processor design surged past the GHz barrier with architectural modifications shown at ISSCC here, but the breakthroughs are more symbolic than significant for end-applications performance.