Intel quits InfiniBand, but will support its deployment News & Analysis 5/24/2002 Post a comment Despite Intel's announcement yesterday that it would no longer produce InfiniBand host channel adapters (HCAs), Intel and observers were quick to say that the semiconductor giant will continue to support and play an instrumental role in InfiniBand's deployment.
Future Technologies to Help You 'Live Long and Prosper' Design How-To 5/22/2002 Post a comment Inspired by a thought-provoking panel on Killer Technology Applications at the recent Custom Integrated Circuits Conference, TechOnLine's Jim Lipman looks into his crystal ball. What he sees (and discusses) are tomorrow's superstar applications and the kinds of devices on which they will run.
Kawasaki and Israeli's Silicom design 'foolproof' USB connection ICs News & Analysis 5/13/2002 Post a comment KFAR SAVA, Israel -- Silicom Ltd. here and San Jose-based Kawasaki LSI USA Inc. today claimed development of the industry's first "self-install" enabled chips for the Universal Serial Bus (USB) standard. The new Iplug-USB enabled chips are part of a three-year partnership agreement between the two companies, which will retain the rights to market the technology under their own brand names.
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.