GSMA calls for clarity on mobile comms IPR News & Analysis 12/14/2006 Post a comment The trade association representing the interests of mobile phone operators, GSM Association (GSMA), has urged industry to increase the transparency around intellectual property rights related to new technology standards.
Flat screen TVs driving CE demand in Europe Product News 12/8/2006 Post a comment Driven by demand for flat-screen TVs and game consoles, the European market for consumer electronics is expected to grow by a healthy 9.2 percent this year, but show a more modest 2.4 percent increase in 2007, according to the European Information Technology Observatory (EITO) organization.
For telcos, all about access News & Analysis 12/1/2006 Post a comment The International Telecommunications Union moves it biggest summit meeting to Hong Kong this year, a change of venue that reflects the shift to broadband deployments in developing nations.
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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