Huawei to use Agere processors News & Analysis 11/15/2005 Post a comment Huawei Technologies will use Agere Systems Inc.’s Advanced Payload Plus 300 network and Link Layer processors in its next-generation 3G infrastructure equipment.
Report forecasts convergence renaissance News & Analysis 11/9/2005 Post a comment A report from consulting firm Deloitte predicts the convergence industry will total more than $1 trillion by 2010, led by such services as voice-over-IP, with industry analysts forecasting $1 trillion in revenue by 2010.
STATS ChipPAC opens wafer bump plant in China News & Analysis 11/3/2005 Post a comment Singapore-based semiconductor test and packaging services supplier STATS ChipPAC has announced it will open a 200-mm wafer bumping operation in China specializing in gold bump services for the liquid crystal display (LCD) driver market.
Delphi to close plants, says report News & Analysis 11/2/2005 Post a comment Troubled auto parts maker Delphi Corp. is studying a plan to remake its Electronics & Safety division by shedding U.S. factories, shutting technical centers and possibly buying rival Motorola's automotive unit, according to a Reuters report quoting the Detroit News.
Renesas to license SMSC's IP for digital content News & Analysis 11/2/2005 Post a comment SMSC and Renesas Technology Corp. have reached a licensing agreement enabling Renesas to incorporate SMSC technology providing Digital Transmission Content Protection (DTCP) for DVD audio and video, including copy-protected DVDs.
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