Intel offers long vision for analysts News & Analysis 4/28/2000 Post a comment Intel's annual analysts briefing this week was short on technology details but long on vision and product sneak peeks. The world's largest semiconductor company is broadening its portfolio of semiconductor, services, software and funding solutions to empower Internet growth at all levels.
The Atmel Smart Internet Appliance Processor"Optimized IP-based Architecture News & Analysis 4/21/2000 Post a comment Designing Internet appliances is a typical challenge for electronics engineers today. The end-user device must be small, light, instantly usable, low in power consumption, and cheap. The AT75C310 Smart Internet Appliance Processor provides the optimal mix of high-performance hardware blocks, open operating system, and flexibility in software modules.
Semiconductor sales soar in February News & Analysis 4/6/2000 Post a comment Worldwide sales of semiconductors soared 33.4 percent in February compared to a year ago, with the Japan and Asia-Pacific regions again leading the way, according to the Semiconductor Industry Association.
As data rates begin to move beyond 25 Gbps channels, new problems arise. Getting to 50 Gbps channels might not be possible with the traditional NRZ (2-level) signaling. PAM4 lets data rates double with only a small increase in channel bandwidth by sending two bits per symbol. But, it brings new measurement and analysis problems. Signal integrity sage Ransom Stephens will explain how PAM4 differs from NRZ and what to expect in design, measurement, and signal analysis.
January 2016 Cartoon Caption ContestBob's punishment for missing his deadline was to be tied to his chair tantalizingly close to a disconnected cable, with one hand superglued to his desk and another to his chin, while the pages from his wall calendar were slowly torn away.122 comments