Breaking News
Comments
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
krisi
User Rank
CEO
re: Silicon Valley Nation: Xilinx, Altera all grow'd up?
krisi   10/5/2012 3:14:05 PM
NO RATINGS
that is very true @reneCardenas...which is probably why we have Xilinx-Altera duo-poly...Atmel has a small niche and others like Tabula are trying but chances are small that they will join the big 2 because of teh sheer size of the investment required

ReneCardenas
User Rank
Rookie
re: Silicon Valley Nation: Xilinx, Altera all grow'd up?
ReneCardenas   10/5/2012 3:04:43 PM
NO RATINGS
But doesn't the sheer size and time required to establish a good tool ecosystem prevent others to join in the viable system solutions. I wish other well, but see their chances very grim to raise to the level require to present any challenge.

krisi
User Rank
CEO
re: Silicon Valley Nation: Xilinx, Altera all grow'd up?
krisi   10/3/2012 2:35:54 PM
NO RATINGS
Interesting take Brian...perhaps FPGA industry is getting mature...unless Tabula can make inroads against the established positions of Xilinx and ALtera...Kris



Flash Poll
Top Comments of the Week
Like Us on Facebook
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
EE Life
Frankenstein's Fix, Teardowns, Sideshows, Design Contests, Reader Content & More
Max Maxfield

Energizing the Young Engineers of Tomorrow
Max Maxfield
12 comments
It doesn't seem all that long ago when I was a bright-eyed, bushy-tailed young engineer. Now I feel like an old fool, but where are we going to find one at this time of the day (LOL)?

Jolt Judges and Andrew Binstock

Jolt Awards: The Best Books
Jolt Judges and Andrew Binstock
1 Comment
As we do every year, Dr. Dobb's recognizes the best books of the last 12 months via the Jolt Awards -- our cycle of product awards given out every two months in each of six categories. No ...

Engineering Investigations

Air Conditioner Falls From Window, Still Works
Engineering Investigations
2 comments
It's autumn in New England. The leaves are turning to red, orange, and gold, my roses are in their second bloom, and it's time to remove the air conditioner from the window. On September ...

David Blaza

The Other Tesla
David Blaza
5 comments
I find myself going to Kickstarter and Indiegogo on a regular basis these days because they have become real innovation marketplaces. As far as I'm concerned, this is where a lot of cool ...