Gartner Analysts always push out what their highest paying customers want the public to hear.
Gartner has gone from a reputable firm to just an advertising firm.
I wouldn't trust their advice, and haven't for about 7-8 years. Their advice is normally no better than you can get just by keeping up with tech publications and press releases.
Blog Doing Math in FPGAs Tom Burke 23 comments For a recent project, I explored doing "real" (that is, non-integer) math on a Spartan 3 FPGA. FPGAs, by their nature, do integer math. That is, there's no floating-point ...