Latest Central processing unit Stories

2010-05-10 12:04:00

BIRMINGHAM, England, May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Offering the first megapixel IP camera system on chip (SoC) equipped with smart analytics, Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NYSE: TXN) introduces the DaVinci DMVA2 video processor.

2010-05-04 01:59:00

AMSTERDAM, May 4, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - MIPS(R) Cores Provide Reliability and Real-time Response Needed for Automotive Applications MIPS Technologies, Inc.

2010-04-27 11:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Critical Link, a Syracuse, NY-based electronics product development company, today announced that its MityDSP family of highly-configurable embedded CPU engines has been extended to include support for Texas Instruments' OMAP-L138, AM1808, and C6748 processors.

2010-04-27 07:00:00

MILPITAS, Calif., April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LSI Corporation (NYSE: LSI) today announced the availability of the company's portfolio of asymmetric multicore silicon solutions and software for use in enterprise and data center networking applications.

2010-04-26 07:05:00

MILPITAS, Calif., April 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LSI Corporation (NYSE: LSI) today announced the availability of a media processing development system based on the LSI(TM) SP2704 StarPro® media processor, which extends the LSI asymmetrical multicore architecture to enterprise video applications using the company's proven family of networking silicon and software.

2010-04-26 07:00:00

MILPITAS, Calif., April 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LSI Corporation (NYSE: LSI) today announced the LSI(TM) Tarari® T2500 content processor, which has been designed to meet the content processing requirements of ultra high-speed, ultra low-latency networking applications.

2010-04-22 07:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Marvell (Nasdaq: MRVL), a worldwide leader in integrated silicon solutions, today announced a new addition to the ARMADA(TM) family of application processors in honor of Earth Day 2010 - the Marvell® ARMADA 310.

2010-04-19 09:49:00

GENEVA, April 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a world leader in microcontrollers, today announced sampling to lead customers of the STM32L series: the industry's first ultra-low-power ARM® Cortex(TM)-M3 microcontrollers available from a top-10 silicon supplier.

2010-04-05 10:36:16

Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed a new approach to software development that will allow common computer programs to run up to 20 percent faster and possibly incorporate new security measures.

2010-03-31 07:00:00

RADNOR, Pa., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- QlikTech, a leading business intelligence company, today announced the launch of the QlikView Scalability Center in Lund, Sweden.

Latest Central processing unit Reference Libraries

2010-09-10 14:35:45

Input/output, commonly known as I/O, is the communication that goes on between a information processing system and the outside world, which may be a person or another information processing system. The signals and data received by the system are known as inputs, and the signals and data sent from the system are known as outputs. I/O can also refer to an action as well. An input or output operation can perform as I/O. I/O devices are used by a person or system to communicate with computers....

2010-09-09 11:48:20

A bus is a subsystem that has the ability to transfer data from different computer components, whether in the same computer or two separate ones. Historically, the first computer buses were quite literally parallel electrical buses that had several connections. Today, however, the term bus can be used to describe any component of a computer that has a similar function or intent. A common example of a present day computer bus is a universal serial bus (USB). Computer buses were first created...

2010-09-09 11:12:05

An accumulator is a register in a computer's central processing unit (CPU) that stores mathematical information, such as additions, subtractions, etc. For example, when adding a list of numbers, each number is entered into the accumulator and added together. Once all numbers have been inputted into the accumulator, they are stored on the computer in the register. Without an accumulator, each calculation would have to be inputted manually. An accumulator machine, or a 1-operand machine, is...

2010-09-07 14:54:56

The Central Processing Unit (CPU) is the processor component of a computer system that carries out the instructions of a program. It is the primary element carrying out the computer's functions and the unit that reads and executes basic program instructions. The form, design, and execution of CPUs have radically changed since the earliest examples, but their elementary operation remains very similar. Some of the first CPUs were custom-designed as a part of a larger computer. However, this...

2010-09-02 14:56:06

A control store is the element of a CPUs control unit that stores the CPU's micro program and is usually accessed by a micro sequencer. A control store is usually executed as a diode-selection of read-only memory. This tradition dates back to 1947 when the program timing matrix on the MIT Whirlwind was initially introduced. The earliest models of IBM mainframe had read-only control store; however, the System/370 and successor models were made and loaded their micro programs from floppy disks...

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