Cadence geht gegen chinesische Raubkopierer vor News & Analysis 11/18/2004 Post a comment Mit abgespeckten Versionen seiner EDA-Tools will dr Softwarehersteller Cadence Design Systems gegen Raubkopien vorgehen, die in China zunehmend kursieren. Der EDA-Anbieter folgt damit Microsofts Beispiel: Seit kurzem bietet der Software-Riese aus Redmond in bestimmten Teilen Asiens eine Einfach-Ausgabe seines Betriebssystems an.
UL program offers help for RoHS compliance News & Analysis 11/17/2004 Post a comment Safety certification organization Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (Northbrook, Ill.) today announced a program to help electronics companies meet requirements of the European Union's strict Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) Directive scheduled to go into effect in July 2006.
Elektronik-Zulieferer erarbeiten Verhaltens-Kodex News & Analysis 11/12/2004 Post a comment Mit einer gemeinsamen Arbeitsgruppe wollen Cisco, Hewlett-Packard, Microsoft und Intel Implementierungspläne für ihre Zulieferer erarbeiten, um den vor kurzem verabschiedeten Electronics Industry Code of Conduct (EICC) in die Praxis umzusetzen.
Report sees a shortfall in U.S. supercomputer prowess News & Analysis 11/9/2004 Post a comment The U.S. government is relying too heavily on clusters of commodity microprocessors and needs to spend more time and money nurturing new custom supercomputer designs, according to a report released by the National Research Council Tuesday (Nov 9).
SIA numbers show volumes plunging, ASPs surging News & Analysis 11/1/2004 Post a comment LONDON -- September numbers from the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) on unit shipments and average selling prices (ASPs) confirm that the semiconductor market is in the midst of an inventory correction that is likely to see unit volumes dip below year-ago levels by year-end, according to Paul Leming, chief financial analyst with Princeton Tech Research.
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.
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