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IPDR.org and TeleManagement schedule workshop at TeleManagementWorld
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11/29/2006   Post a comment
The Internet Protocol Detail Record Organization (IPDR.org) and the TeleManagement Forum (TM Forum) announced they are conducting a joint workshop at the industry's premier BSS/OSS event, TeleManagement World Americas, held at the Adams Mark Hotel and Convention Center in Dallas Dec. 4-7, 2006.
SYSTIMAX 10G copper solution passes 10GBASE-T tests
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11/29/2006   Post a comment
SYSTIMAX Solutions from CommScope, in collaboration with Solarflare Communications, confirmed that its SYSTIMAX GigaSPEED X10D Solution performed to their specifications in full-day certification test demonstrations of 10GBASE-T technology on 100 meter links held at the Solarflare labs in Irvine, California.
Broadcom to buy LVL7 Systems
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11/29/2006   Post a comment
Broadcom Corporation announced that it signed a definitive agreement to acquire LVL7 Systems, Inc., a privately-held developer of production-ready networking software that enables networking original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and original design manufacturers (ODMs) to reduce development expenses and compress development timelines.
Terawave and K-micro combine on high-performance GPON PHY
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11/29/2006   Post a comment
Terawave Communications and K-micro today announced that they have worked together to deliver the industry's highest-performing physical layer (PHY) ASIC built specifically for gigabit passive optical networking (GPON) optical line terminals (OLTs).
Veraz ups capacity to 10X between mobile switch centers
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11/29/2006   Post a comment
Veraz Networks, Inc. announced that mobile operators in Asia and other rapidly growing markets can deploy Veraz products to realize an up to ten-fold increase in voice capacity between existing mobile switching centers (MSCs).
Pericom intros four HDMI switches
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11/29/2006   Post a comment
Pericom Semiconductor announced it has expanded its industry-leading high-definition multimedia interface (HDMI) switch portfolio with four new high-bandwidth differential signal switch solutions for multi-source or multi-sink video applications including TV, monitor, set-top box, switch box, and game consoles.
It sees through clothing? Maybe technology goes too far
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11/28/2006   Post a comment
I'm all for airport safety--however, I'm cringing at the announcement of new technology capable of looking through clothing to find weapons.
Quellan and Fulcrum join on advanced interconnect
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11/20/2006   Post a comment
Quellan and Fulcrum Microsystems announced the industry's first extended reach CX4 mezzanine card for use with the Fulcrum FocalPoint switch reference design.
CipherOptics and Comsec address Middle East customers
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11/20/2006   Post a comment
CipherOptics Inc. entered into a Value-Added Distribution partnership with Communications Security International (Comsec), a provider of information security solutions and services to various market segments serving the Middle East region.
A Thanksgiving Blog: From Aabhar to Z'e'kujom se
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11/20/2006   Post a comment
I wanted to take a moment to tell you how thankful I am that you allow me into your busy life. I'm amazed at how far away from this keyboard most of you are--and yet we're connected even if just briefly throughout the year.
Micrium delivers RTOS and TCP/IP support to ST ARM 7 and ARM 9 processors
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11/16/2006   Post a comment
Micrium announced that its uC/OS-II real time operating system (RTOS) and uC/TCP-IP stack have been successfully ported to ST Microelectronics' STR9 and STR7 processor families.
Xirrus announces Wi-Fi Array onboard firewall
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11/16/2006   Post a comment
Xirrus, Inc. announced the availability of its advanced Wi-Fi Firewall. Xirrus' patented Wi-Fi Array, which packs 4, 8, or 16 radios into a compact device along with an onboard Gigabit Switch, now includes an onboard, rules-based Firewall that significantly enhances the security of Wi-Fi networks.
Low distortion amplifiers/ADC drivers simplify system design
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11/16/2006   Post a comment
Linear Technology Corporation introduced the LT6402 and LT6411, two differential amplifiers suitable as high-speed ADC drivers, twisted-pair line drivers and single-ended to differential signal converters.
National Semi intros first 1 Gbps LVDS SerDes chipset
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11/16/2006   Post a comment
National Semiconductor Corporation introduced a new high-speed LVDS SerDes chipset that serializes 24 bits of data over a single differential pair (2 wires) at a data rate of 1.03 Gbps.
Fujitsu switch provides remote 300m server access
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11/16/2006   Post a comment
Fujitsu added an all-Cat5, multi-user KVM switch to its SERVIS system product line for enterprise server rooms, data centers and broadcast facilities.
ConnectX spans server and storage protocols
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11/16/2006   Post a comment
Mellanox's ConnectX fourth generation adapter architecture extends InfiniBand's field-proven price/performance and service-oriented features by incorporating connectivity to 1- and 10 Gigabit Ethernet fabrics.
Freescale reduces Gigabit Ethernet price tag
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11/16/2006   Post a comment
Addressing market demand for inexpensive processors that securely distribute and process multiple streams of rich multimedia content throughout the home, Freescale Semiconductor introduced the MPC8313E PowerQUICC II Pro processor with integrated security.
Semtech adds jitter attenuating and multiplying PLL devices
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11/16/2006   Post a comment
Semtech Corp. announced the ACS8946 and ACS8944 jitter attenuating and multiplying (JAM) phase locked loop (PLL) devices for generating low jitter output clocks for low-cost SONET/SDH and Gigabit Ethernet line cards.
Single-port PoE controller simplifies PSE design
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11/16/2006   Post a comment
Linear Technology Corporation introduced the LTC4263, an autonomous single-channel Power Sourcing Equipment (PSE) controller with an onboard MOSFET for use in IEEE 802.3af Power Over Ethernet (PoE) compliant systems.
CipherOptics eliminates policy/key management complexity
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11/16/2006   Post a comment
CipherOptics announced CipherEngine Policy & Key Manager, a breakthrough software-based solution that eliminates the complexity of policy/key management and the scalability issues associated with traditional encryption.
Conexant expands DSL portfolio
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11/16/2006   Post a comment
Conexant Systems, Inc. introduced the world's most advanced ADSL2plus central office (CO) system-on-chip (SoC) solution for next-generation triple-play video, data and voice applications.
Taking 10G serial buffers and pre-processing to 3G and beyond
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11/15/2006   Post a comment
Joining IDT's recent pre-processing switch announcement, a second phase, an IDT 10G serial buffer, just appeared on the base station landscape. Addressing the need for an inexpensive means to deliver such value-added services as mobile video, a modular solution from IDT is now available.
Building awareness and understanding: An interview with Ethernet Alliance's Brad Booth
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11/15/2006   Post a comment
It's nearly a year since the Ethernet Alliance announced its existence and it is more than 70 companies strong. Here is an interview with EA president Brad Booth covering the organization, its development, and its plans to build on its early success.
Welcome Fremont A's and Santa Clara 49ers
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11/10/2006   Post a comment
Okay so I've moved away from Silicon Valley, but not so far as to not be thrilled that the A's (formerly Oakland) stadium will be located in Fremont. On the heels of that announcement came the decision to move the SF 49ers to Santa Clara. Yay! Ahem, sorry SF and Oakland.
JDSU selected for Alcatel IPTV ecosystem
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11/8/2006   Post a comment
JDSU announced that it has been chosen as a formal test and measurement partner for the Alcatel IPTV ecosystem. Included in the agreement are JDSU's award-winning IPTV test, monitoring and analysis solutions.
OIF project maps TFI, TDM signals
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11/8/2006   Post a comment
Enhanced interoperability between CEI-P Devices and TFI/TDM-P clients is the aim of a new technical project announced by the Optical Internetworking Forum (OIF) at its final 2006 meeting in Dallas.
Altera unveils Stratix III and Quartus II v. 6.1
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11/8/2006   Post a comment
Altera made two announcements this week--Quartus II version 6.1 and a low power high-end Stratix III family. According to the company, version 6.1 provides designers superior levels of performance and productivity.
Siemens and Tzero deliver first UWB solution for whole-home multimedia
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11/8/2006   Post a comment
Siemens Home and Office Communication Devices unveiled its newest home content distribution solution developed in conjunction with Tzero Technologies.
Connect One iChipSec CO2128 speeds design and secure processing
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11/8/2006   Post a comment
Connect One announced the planned release in January, 2007 of iChipSec CO2128, a secure Internet Protocol (IP) communication controller chip that reduces the cost and speeds the design of IP-enabled point-of-sale (POS) terminals.
Vote!
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11/8/2006   Post a comment
It's the day after national elections, and I'm asking you to vote.
Microsoft and the NSDL Newsletter
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11/6/2006   Post a comment
What do Microsoft and the Network Systems DesignLine Newsletter have in common? They will both feature VoIP.
Multi-Tech unveils Wi-Fi module for embedded applications
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11/1/2006   Post a comment
Multi-Tech Systems, Inc. announced its 802.11b wireless networking embedded modules for designers needing a fast and efficient means of adding Wi-Fi connectivity to their applications.
Kozio's kDiagnostics ships on four AMCC PowerPC reference platforms
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11/1/2006   Post a comment
Kozio, Inc. announced support for Applied Micro Circuit Corporation's new PowerPC 440SPe Katmai, 440EPx Sequoia, 440GRx Rainier and 440GX Taishan Evaluation Kits.
AMCC expands PowerPC evaluation kits to accelerate time-to-market
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11/1/2006   Post a comment
Applied Micro Circuits Corp. (AMCC) announced a significant expansion of its family of PowerPC evaluation kits, with the addition of four new, low-cost, easy-to-use kits supporting the 440EPx, 440GRx, 440GX and 440SPe processors.
XIRRUS Wi-Fi Array offers advanced user load balancing and supports more than 1,000 users
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11/1/2006   Post a comment
Xirrus, Inc. announced the availability of advanced station load balancing capabilities on all Xirrus Wi-Fi Arrays.
Ethernet Alliance welcomes Dan Dove to Board and participates in BSRIA 10GbE study
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11/1/2006   Post a comment
The Ethernet Alliance, an industry group dedicated to the continued success and expansion of Ethernet technology, today announced the election of Dan Dove, of ProCurve Networking to the Board of Directors.
TranSwitch Diplomat-IP SoC targets DSLAM line cards
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11/1/2006   Post a comment
TranSwitch Corporation announced its Diplomat-IP, a configurable packet processor for bandwidth intensive triple-play services.


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