SoC technical difficulties ahead; stand by News & Analysis 1/13/2003 Post a comment Despite the assurances of foundries, ASIC vendors and tool suppliers that the problems with 130-nanometer CMOS are well in hand and that 90 nm is ready to use, there is a rumbling of voices from experienced design teams that not all is well.
Adapting an architecture to fit 130 nm News & Analysis 1/13/2003 Post a comment Designing picoChip's new communications processor chip, the PC101, which arrived in first silicon in November, taught us that using 0.13-micron processes is a lot more difficult that our engineers expected, though no one thought it would be easy.
NASA's Orion Flight Software Production Systems Manager Darrel G. Raines joins Planet Analog Editor Steve Taranovich and Embedded.com Editor Max Maxfield to talk about embedded flight software used in Orion Spacecraft, part of NASA's Mars mission. Live radio show and live chat. Get your questions ready.
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